|Alt names||North Sumatra|
|Sumatera Utara||source: Wikipedia|
|Located in||Indonesia (1950 - )|
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
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North Sumatra is a province of Indonesia. It is located on the island of Sumatra its capital is Medan. It is the most populous Indonesian province outside of Java, with over 13 million inhabitants.