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Tawau
Frae top left: Tawau toun skyline, Konfrontasi Memorial, Tawau Mercat, Al-Kauthar Mosque, Tawau auld shop hooses an Tawau Airport Lobby Haw.

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Location o Tawau in Sabah
Tawau is located in Malaysia
Tawau
Tawau
Tawau is locatit in Malaysie
Coordinates: 4°17′53″N 117°52′59″E / 4.29806°N 117.88306°E / 4.29806; 117.88306
Kintra Banner o Malaysie Malaysie
State Banner o Sabah Sabah
Diveesion Tawau
Government
 • Cooncil Preses Ismail Mayakob
Area
 • Total 6,125 km2 (2,365 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 397,673[1][note 1]
Time zone MST (UTC+8)
 • Summer (DST) No observit (UTC)
Website mpt.sabah.gov.my

Tawau is the admeenistrative centre o Tawau Diveesion, in the Malaysie states o Sabah on the island o Borneo. Tawau haes a population o 397,673[note 1] an become the third lairgest toun in Sabah efter Kota Kinabalu an Sandakan.[1] It is locatit on the coast o the Celebes Sea at the Cowie Bay.[note 2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Population Distribution by Local Authority Areas and Mukims, 2010 (page 1 & 8)". Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 

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  1. 1.0 1.1 In addeetion tae the offeecial figurs o the 2010 Census, thare are decades a lairge nummer o illegal immigrants frae Indonesie an the Philippines. The measurs implementit in previous years, for example, in 1981 retroactive legalization aggravatit the problem probably acause they put a unwantit signal tae the influx o ither illegal. (Goodlet, page 248 and page 299)
  2. Cowie Bay in the early 19t century are kent as Kalabakong Bay. Sometimes it is cried Sibuco Bay an aw.

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