Makassar is the capital of the Indonesian province of South Sulawesi. It is the largest city in the region of Eastern Indonesia. The city is located on the south-west coast of the island of Sulawesi, facing the Makassar Strait. Makassar is not only the gateway of Eastern Indonesia, but also the epicentre of West and East Indonesia, as well as between Australia and Asia. Most of its inhabitants are Makassar people or 'Makassarese'.
Makassar has a population of over 1,508,000 people. Makassar also forms part of the wider Mamminasata metropolitan area which has a population of over 2,696,242 people.
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