¡Halo! I'm Jelin

Circle arrow That's hello in Indonesian

I'm a 5 year-old girl and I live with my mother and father in Indonesia.

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My birthday is the 22nd November.

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I love playing with dolls, hide and seek and jumping.

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I am in nursery/reception at school and my favourite subject are Art and Reading.

My Family

My Project

My Country

My Family

In my family, the adults work as a Agriculture / Farmer.

I have 1 sister living with the family.

My Project

Church Partner:


Closest Major City:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:

No. of Residents:

Most Common Occupation:

Typical House Construction:

  • Roof: Plastic Sheets, 
  • Wall: Brick/Block/Cement, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:

  • Rice

Jelin's My Country

Capital City:



 262 million

Life expectancy:

 male 70.6 years, female 76 years

Population with improved drinking water:

 urban 94.2%, rural 79.5%

Adult literacy rate:

male 97.2%, female 93.6%

Infant mortality rate:

21.9 deaths/1,000 live births

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:



Muslim 87.2%, Protestant 7%, Roman Catholic 2.9%, Hindu 1.7%, other 0.9% (includes Buddhist and Confucian), unspecified 0.4% (2010 est.)

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:


A little bit of history

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Jelin's project in Indonesia


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