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Capital : Jakarta. Location : Located along the equator the archipelago fo approx 17,000 islands stretches from Sabang to Marauke. National leaders : President Susilo Bambang Yodhoyono, Vice President Jusuf Kalla Motto : Unity in Diversity. Population : 220 million (4th largest counrty in the world.) Religion : 98% of population Muslim, Other recognised religions Hindu Dharma, Bhudda, Christian (Catholic and Protestant). Physical Features : Mountains, rivers, lakes tropical jungle. Flora And Fauna: All tropical species. Exports: Garments, handicrafts, textiles, LNG, LPG, condensate, fertilizers, cement, sawn-timber, palm oil, coffee, rattan, rubber, wood chips, and paper. Primary Products: Rice, corn, peanuts, small greenpeas, cassava, vegetables, sweet potatoes, and fruits. Commercial Crops : Palm-oil, rubber, coconut, coffee, and cacao. Fishery: Sea and freshwater fishing. Forest Products : Log, sawn-timber, processed wood, plywood, block-board and chipboard. Mining: Petroleum, LNG, gold, iron, platinum, copper, tin, coal and cement.
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