|Currency||Indonesian rupiah (IDR)|
|Population||245,452,739 (July 2006 est.)|
|Language||Indonesian (official) and countless regional languages.|
|Religion||Muslim 88%, Protestant 5%, Roman Catholic 3%, Hindu 2%, Buddhist 1%, other 1% (1998)|
|Electricity||220V/50Hz (Schuko Euro plug)|
|Time Zone||GMT+7 through GMT+9|
Indonesia straddles the Equator between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. While it has land borders with Malaysia to the north as well as East Timor and Papua New Guinea to the east, it also neighbors Australia to the south, and Palau, the Philippines, Vietnam, Singapore, and Thailand to the north, India to the northwest.