Sabah

State capital : Kota Kinabalu
Total area : 76,115 km²
State population : 3,387,880 (2007 estimate)
Population density : 32.2/km²

Ruling party : Barisan Nasional
Yang di-Pertua Negeri : Ahmadshah Abdullah
Chief Minister (Ketua Menteri) : Musa Aman

State motto : Sabah Maju Jaya

State Anthem (Malay) :
Sabah tanah airku
Negeri kita yang tercinta
Pemuda pemudi
Semua marilah
Bangunlah bersatu semua
Marilah bersama serta maju jaya
Merdeka sepanjang masa
Bersatu segala bangsa sentosa
Sabah negeri merdeka

National calling code :
087 (For Inner District)
088 (For Kota Kinabalu & Kudat)
089 (For Lahad Datu, Sandakan & Tawau)
National postal code : 88xxx to 91xxx
Vehicle license plate prefix :
SA (Kota Kinabalu & Kota Belud)
SB (Beaufort)
SD (Lahad Datu)
SK (Kudat)
SS (Sandakan)
ST (Tawau)
SU (Keningau)
SG (Sabah State Government vehicle)
Website : http://www.sabah.gov.my/

State emblems
State animal : Orangutan
State flora : Rafflesia

Flag of Sabah

The red stripe represents courage and the willingness to sacrifice for the state of Sabah. White is the colour of purity while dark blue is the colour of peace and prosperity. The light blue denotes Sabah’s status as a young state. The silhouette of Mount Kinabalu is the symbol of the unity of the people.

Coat of arms of Sabah

The two arms symbolize unity and cooperation among the State’s multi-racial communities for progress and success of the country. The five colors represent the five divisions in the State.

Zircon blue symbolizes peace and tranquility, white purity and justice, chili red courage and conviction, icicle blue unity and prosperity and royal blue strength and cooperation. The silhouette shape of Mount Kinabalu symbolizes the State of Sabah.

Administrative Districts and Municipal Councils
These are the 5 divisions and 25 districts with it’s municipal councils in Sabah:

  • Interior Division
    • Beaufort
      • Majlis Daerah Beaufort
    • Nabawan
      • Majlis Daerah Nabawan
    • Keningau
      • Majlis Daerah Keningau
    • Kuala Penyu
      • Majlis Daerah Kuala Penyu
    • Sipitang
      • Majlis Daerah Sipitang
    • Tambunan
      • Majlis Daerah Tambunan
    • Tenom
      • Majlis Daerah Tenom
  • Kudat Division
    • Kota Marudu
      • Majlis Daerah Kota Marudu
    • Kudat
      • Lembaga Bandaran Kudat
    • Pitas
  • Sandakan Division
    • Beluran
      • Majlis Daerah Beluran
    • Kinabatangan
      • Majlis Daerah Kinabatangan
    • Sandakan
      • Majlis Perbandaran Sandakan
    • Tongod
  • Tawau Division
    • Kunak
      • Majlis Daerah Kunak
    • Lahad Datu
      • Majlis Daerah Lahad Datu
    • Semporna
      • Majlis Daerah Semporna
    • Tawau
      • Majlis Perbandaran Tawau
  • West Coast Division
    • Kota Belud
      • Majlis Daerah Kota Belud
    • Kota Kinabalu
      • Dewan Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu
    • Papar
      • Majlis Daerah Papar
    • Penampang
      • Majlis Daerah Penampang
    • Putatan
    • Ranau
      • Majlis Daerah Ranau
    • Tuaran
      • Majlis Daerah Tuaran

Cities
These are the cities in Sabah:

  • Kota Kinabalu (capital)

Towns
These are the towns in Sabah:

  • Beaufort
  • Beluran
  • Bingkor
  • Bongawan
  • Donggongon
  • Inanam
  • Kalabakan
  • Keningau
  • Kimanis
  • Kinabatangan
  • Kinarut
  • Kota Belud
  • Kota Marudu
  • Kuala Penyu
  • Kudat
  • Kunak
  • Kundasang
  • Lahad Datu
  • Membakut
  • Menggatal
  • Nabawan
  • Papar
  • Pensiangan
  • Pitas
  • Putatan
  • Ranau
  • Sandakan
  • Sapulut
  • Semporna
  • Sepanggar
  • Sindumin
  • Sipitang
  • Tambunan
  • Tamparuli
  • Tawau
  • Telipok
  • Telupid
  • Tenom
  • Tuaran
  • Weston

Islands
These are the islands in Sabah:

  • Balambangan Island
  • Banggi Island
  • Gaya Island
  • Jambongan Island
  • Kapalai Island
  • Lankayan Island
  • Layang Layang Island
  • Libaran Island
  • Ligitan Island
  • Mabul Island
  • Malawali Island
  • Sebatik Island
  • Selingan Island
  • Sipadan Island
  • Tabawan Island
  • Tiga Island
  • Timbun Mata Island

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