Denpasar Bali is the capital city of Bali province, Indonesia. The city is the economic center of the island of Bali, here occurred the meeting between traditional Balinese culture with western culture. Previously, the city is famous by the name of Badung. In 1906 occurred in this city of war bellows. Previously, many traders from the Arab countries and China who come here to trade. Denpasar name also means a new market. Formerly was the capital of Denpasar Badung
Denpasar was originally a center of the Kingdom of Badung, eventually the central government also continues to be the Regency of Badung and Denpasar even started in 1958 also made the administrative center for the Province of Bali. By Denpasar be the center of government for Level II and Level I Badung Bali experiencing rapid growth both in terms of physical, economic, social and cultural. Physical state of Denpasar and surrounding areas have been so advanced and also the life of its people have a lot of shows characteristics and urban properties. Denpasar was the center of government, trade centers, educational centers, industrial centers and tourist center that consists of 3 districts, namely Denpasar District of West, East and South Denpasar Denpasar. Seeing the development of the City of Denpasar from various sectors very rapidly, then there may only be handled by the Government with the status of the City Administrative. Therefore, it was time to set up a city government have the authority autonomy to control and manage urban areas so that problems of the city can be handled more quickly and accurately as well as services in urban communities more quickly.
As with other cities in Indonesia, Denpasar is the provincial capital as well as the capital of the Badung regency experiencing population growth and development as well as its speed of development in all sectors continues to increase, providing an enormous influence on the city itself. Similarly, the city of Denpasar which is the capital of the Regency of Badung and simultaneously also the capital of the Province of Bali has grown so rapidly. The average population growth of 4.05% per year and also accompanied the growth speed of development in various sectors, thus providing an enormous influence on the city of Denpasar, which ultimately led to a variety of urban problems to be solved and addressed by the City Administrative, both in meeting the needs as well as urban communities such demands continue to rise. Based on the objective conditions and a variety of considerations between Level I and Level II Badung has reached an agreement to improve the status of the City of Denpasar was the city of Denpasar. And finally on January 15, 1992, Law No. 1 of 1992 on the establishment of Denpasar was born and has been inaugurated by the Minister of Home Affairs on February 27, 1992 so that a new chapter for the holding of Local Government in the First Level of Bali, the regency of Badung and also for the city of Denpasar. For the Province of Bali is a development that used to Region 8 Level II now into 9 Regional Level II. As for the Badung regency lost some territory as well as the potential contained in it and lost assets and losses on construction of facilities by the Badung regency. The facility is under construction Badung:
SMA (1,2,3,4,5,6) Denpasar,
SMK (1,2,3,4,5) Denpasar,
SMP (1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9) Denpasar,
Primary schools and health centers built before 1991,
* Public Facilities:
Gordon Ngurah Rai,
Lila Gordon Buana,
Sujana Kompyang field (Field Buyung)
Field Puputan Badung,
and facilities built before 1991,
. For the city of Denpasar is a new chapter in governance and development, although a Level II Regional terbungsu in the territory of the Province of Bali.