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The Many Faces of Indonesia

Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world. The Indonesian archipelago has 18,307 islands and 8,844 that have been named according to estimates made by the Government of Indonesia. Indonesia is the fourth populous country on earth (behind just China, India, and the United States). Indonesia’s 2014 population is over 250 million people. Indonesian is the official language but there are many different languages native to Indonesia. Almost every island has its own dialect or another regional language (for example