Nabawan

Nabawan
Nabawan is located in Borneo Topography
Nabawan
Coordinates: 5°05′0″N 116°27′0″E / 5.083333°N 116.45°E / 5.083333; 116.45
Country  Malaysia
State  Sabah
Population (2000)
 - Total 23,890

Nabawan is a town located in Interior Division of Sabah, east Malaysia on the island of Borneo. Its population was estimated to be around 23,890 in 2000, and is almost entirely ethnic Murut. Nabawan covers an area of 6089km². Situated in the southern part of Sabah, it is bordered by Tawau and Kinabatangan district to the east, Keningau and Tenom district to the west and Kalimantan, Indonesia to the south.

Coordinates: 5°05′N 116°27′E / 5.083°N 116.45°E / 5.083; 116.45


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