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Descriptor in English: Indonesia
Descriptor in Spanish: Indonesia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Indonésia
Descriptor in French: Indonésie
Entry term(s): Bali
Celebes
East Indies
Indonesian New Guinea
Irian Jaya
Java
Madoera
Madura
Malay Archipelago
Netherlands East Indies
New Guinea, Indonesian
New Guinea, West
Sulawesi
Sumatra
Timor
West Irian
Tree number(s): Z01.252.145.380
Z01.639.580
Scope note: A republic stretching from the Indian Ocean east to New Guinea, comprising six main islands: Java, Sumatra, Bali, Kalimantan (the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo), Sulawesi (formerly known as the Celebes) and Irian Jaya (the western part of New Guinea). Its capital is Djakarta. The ethnic groups living there are largely Chinese, Arab, Eurasian, Indian, and Pakistani; 85% of the peoples are of the Islamic faith.
Annotation: Indonesians are of MONGOLOID RACE unless otherwise specified
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
Online Note: use INDONESIA to search TIMOR 1966-94
History Note: TIMOR was heading 1963-94
DeCS UI: 7389
Descriptor UI: D007214
Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/05/27
Indonesia - Preferred
Concept UI M0011243
Scope note A republic stretching from the Indian Ocean east to New Guinea, comprising six main islands: Java, Sumatra, Bali, Kalimantan (the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo), Sulawesi (formerly known as the Celebes) and Irian Jaya (the western part of New Guinea). Its capital is Djakarta. The ethnic groups living there are largely Chinese, Arab, Eurasian, Indian, and Pakistani; 85% of the peoples are of the Islamic faith.
Preferred term Indonesia
Entry term(s) East Indies
Netherlands East Indies
West Irian - Narrower
Concept UI M0011244
Preferred term West Irian
Entry term(s) Indonesian New Guinea
Irian Jaya
New Guinea, Indonesian
New Guinea, West
Timor - Narrower
Concept UI M0011245
Preferred term Timor
Java - Narrower
Concept UI M0011246
Preferred term Java
Bali - Narrower
Concept UI M000641441
Preferred term Bali
Sumatra - Narrower
Concept UI M0011248
Preferred term Sumatra
Celebes - Narrower
Concept UI M0011249
Preferred term Celebes
Entry term(s) Sulawesi
Malay Archipelago - Broader
Concept UI M000641443
Preferred term Malay Archipelago
Madoera - Narrower
Concept UI M0011247
Preferred term Madoera
Entry term(s) Madura



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