Java is the fifth-largest island of Indonesia. Population: 120 million people. (65% of Indonesia’s population). The population of Java is greater than other islands in the world. Area: 127569 sq. km (7% of Indonesia’s area). Density: 940 people/sq. km.
Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia is located in the northwest region of Java. Surabaya (the second-largest city in Indonesia) is located on East Java. The center of cultural and economical activity in Indonesia is located in Java.
The island has given its name to a programming language and a blend of coffee.