- West Nusa Tenggara comprises the western portion of the Lesser Sunda Islands, with the exception of Bali which is its own province.
- Mataram, on Lombok, is the capital and largest city of the province.
- The 2010 census recorded the population at 4,496,855; the latest estimate (for January 2014) is 4,702,389.
- The province’s area is 19,708.79 km2.
- The two largest islands in the province are Lombok in the west and the larger Sumbawa island in the east.
- In 1938, the Neo Municipality (a city or town that has corporate status and local government) was formed, a self regulated area (Dutch: Zelf Bestuur Regelen).
- Formerly known as Sunda Kecil (Lesser Sunda), the West Nusa Tenggara Province was formed from part of the former State of East Indonesia in 1951.
- In 1957, the regional government was established.
- Traditional house
- Dalam Loka Samawa
Dalam Loka Samawa
- Traditional cloth
- Lambung for female
- Capuq for male
Lambung and Capuq
- Traditional dances
- Lenggo dance
- Batu Nganga dance
Batu Nganga dance
- Traditional crafts
- Banyumulek pottery
- U’a Pua
- Topat war
Topat war festival
U’a Pua festival
- Traditional music instruments