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Bantul (Indonesian pronunciation: [ˈbantʊl]) is a regency located in the Yogyakarta Special Region, Indonesia. The regency's population was 911,503 at the 2010 Census, but has risen to 947,568 according to the latest (January 2014) official estimate. Like many regencies on the island of Java, it is densely populated with roughly 1,865 people per square kilometre, although this is largely because the north of the regency partly surrounds the city of Yogyakarta and contains many suburban communities. The regency is bordered by the city of Yogyakarta to the north, the regencies of Kulon Progo and Sleman to the west, the Gunung Kidul Regency to the east and the Indian Ocean to the south. The town of Bantul is the administrative centre. The village Kemusuk in the Sedayu district in the regency is the birthplace of former Indonesian President, Suharto.


A place in Indonesia, Bantul Regency is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Bantul Regency, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Yogyakarta. Add Yogyakarta to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Prambanan Temple, Water Castle, Merapi Volcano. Also, to reach Bantul Regency, you'll have to take a flight to Yogyakarta; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Bantul Regency are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Bantul Regency*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bantul Regency

    Know the pollution level of Bantul Regency before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 55.36 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.54 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 57.14 (Moderate)
  • Bantul Regency: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bantul Regency for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bantul Regency.

    • Burglary and Theft 44.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 48.39 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.94 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 71.67 (High)
    • Car Stealing 44.83 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.94 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 35.48 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.87 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.35 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.19 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bantul Regency - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Bantul Regency is 121.1 (High)

    • Safety Index 56.45 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 66.55 (High)
    • Pollution Index 58.67 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.13 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 35.69 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.84 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.41 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 30.54 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Bantul Regency

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bantul Regency

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 16.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 20.93 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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