Close
Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Bali Population Stands at 3.89 Million
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Bali Population Stands at 3.89 Million

Bali Suffering Strains as Population Increases 20% in Last Decade.


Bali News: Bali Population Stands at 3.89 Million
Click Image to Enlarge

(8/23/2010)

The Jakarta Post has highlighted growing population pressures in Bali where the latest census carried out in May 2010 identified a 20% increase in the number of people living in Bali over the past ten years. Latest population estimates put Bali's population at 3.89 million, as compared to the 3.15 million people living here in 2000.

Remarking on the rapid increase, Bali's governor Pastika said: "This is an extraordinary increase. We have been successful with the family planning program to lower the birth rate. Therefore, this situation is due to migration."

Warning that steps must be taken to curb population growth, Pastika alluded to the resulting housing and traffic problems currently plaguing the island.

Acknowledging that little could be done to curb Bali's attractiveness to migrants from other regions in Indonesia, he has called on his expert staff of advisors to propose solutions to curb the rapid growth in population.

The head of Bali's statistic bureau, Ida Komang Wisnu, says population growth has averaged 2.15% per year over the past 10 years. A growth rate of less than 1% per year is deemed more sustainable.


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.


 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
How Do You Plead?
Trial of Men Charged in Murder of American Paul Latourell Commences in Bali
(8/2/2014)
A Limited Welcome
Bali Lawmaker Calls on Authorities to Keep Track of Newcomers Expect in Post-Lebaran Period
(8/2/2014)
Bali Adds More China Flights
Citilink Commences Limited Season of Charter Flights from Bali to China
(8/2/2014)
Straight Talk on HIV/AIDS
Bali Governor Renews Call for Closure of Islandís Backstreet Cafes
(8/1/2014)
Tell Bali, Jackie Chan Sent Us
Jackie Chan Appointed as Indonesian Tourism Ambassador
(8/2/2014)
Preying on Travelers
Touts and Uniformed Extortionists Rounded Up at Jakarta Airport
(8/2/2014)
Deadly Kids' Play
Death Toll of Underage Drivers Continues to Climb
(8/1/2014)
And the Winner Is . . . .
Joko Widodo and Jusuf Kalla Declared Winners of Presidential and Vice-Presidential Race. Prabowo Subianto Takes Legal Steps to Challenge Election Results.
(7/25/2014)
If this is Tuesday, it Must be Bali!
Design Expert Explores Ways to Enforce Rules Mandating Balinese Style Architecture and Finishes in all Building Projects
(7/25/2014)
Endless Summer
Australian Man Found Dead in Kuta Hotel Room
(7/25/2014)
Red Glare on Baliís East Coast
Fire Destroys One Villa at Amankila
(7/25/2014)
When High Season Becomes Shoulder Season
Hotels and Villas in Bali Claim Occupancies for July-August 2014 are Down by as much as 15%
(7/25/2014)
All [News]!
 
Tourism and Transport Tourism Agents