West Sumatra (abbreviated to 'Sumbar') is a province of Indonesia. It lies on the west coast of the island Sumatra. The 2010 census recorded its population as 7,005,998 and its capital is Padang.
It borders the provinces of North Sumatra (Sumatera Utara) to the north, Riau and Jambi to the east, and Bengkulu to the southeast. It includes the Mentawai Islands off the coast.
Category: Sumatera Barat, Indonesia