Malay Airchipelago

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Malay Airchipelago
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Location Sootheast Asie, Oceanie
Total islands 25,000
Major islands Borneo, Java, Luzon, Mindanao, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra
Aurie 2,000,000 km2 (770,000 sq mi)[1]
Population 380,000,000 [3]
Ethnic groups Austronesie fowks, Malay, Owerseas Cheenese

The Malay Airchipelago is the airchipelago atween mainland Sootheast Asie an Australie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Moores, Eldridge M.; Fairbridge, Rhodes Whitmore (1997). Encyclopedia of European and Asian regional geology. Springer. p. 377. ISBN 0-412-74040-0. Retrieved 30 November 2009. 
  2. Wallace, Alfred Russel (1869). The Malay Archipelago. London: Macmillan and Co. p. 16. Chapter II. Singapore. ...The native Malays are usually fishermen and boatmen... 
  3. Department of Economic and Social Affairs Population Division (2006). "World Population Prospects, Table A.2" (PDF). 2006 revision. United Nations: 37–42. Retrieved 2007-06-30.  line feed character in |author= at position 42 (help)

Coordinates: 2°56′S 107°55′E / 2.933°S 107.917°E / -2.933; 107.917