Which country in Southeast Asia contains the largest number of islands approx 17500 )?
Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world.
What country in Southeast Asia contains the largest number of islands?
Malay Archipelago, largest group of islands in the world, consisting of the more than 17,000 islands of Indonesia and the approximately 7,000 islands of the Philippines.
Which is the most populated island in Southeast Asia?
Over 380 million people live in the region, with the 10 most populated islands being the following: Java (141,000,000) Sumatra (50,180,000)
Is New Guinea an island?
New Guinea is the second largest island in the world, exceeded in size only by Greenland. It is about 1,500 miles (2,400 km) long (from northwest to southeast) and about 400 miles (650 km) wide at its widest (north to south) part. Area island, 317,150 square miles (821,400 square km).