Indonesia Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.69%, a 0.18% increase from 2018.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2018 was 4.51%, a 0.33% increase from 2017.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2017 was 4.19%, a 0.12% decline from 2016.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2016 was 4.30%, a 0.21% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
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Lesotho 23.41%
Eswatini 22.08%
Sudan 16.54%
Tunisia 16.02%
Georgia 14.40%
Sao Tome and Principe 13.37%
Cabo Verde 12.25%
Zambia 11.43%
Egypt 10.76%
Djibouti 10.30%
Mauritania 9.55%
Congo, Rep. 9.47%
Morocco 9.02%
Ukraine 8.88%
Nigeria 8.10%
Angola 6.89%
Nicaragua 6.84%
Kyrgyz Republic 6.33%
Mongolia 6.01%
Uzbekistan 5.92%
Moldova 5.47%
Honduras 5.39%
India 5.36%
Indonesia 4.69%
Timor-Leste 4.55%
Pakistan 4.45%
Vanuatu 4.39%
Ghana 4.33%
Sri Lanka 4.20%
Bangladesh 4.19%
El Salvador 4.11%
Bolivia 3.50%
Cameroon 3.38%
Kenya 2.64%
Papua New Guinea 2.46%
Bhutan 2.34%
Philippines 2.15%
Vietnam 2.01%
Myanmar 1.58%
Cambodia 0.68%
Lao PDR 0.63%
Solomon Islands 0.58%
Indonesia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 4.69% 0.18%
2018 4.51% 0.33%
2017 4.19% -0.12%
2016 4.30% -0.21%
2015 4.51% 0.47%
2014 4.05% -0.29%
2013 4.34% -0.13%
2012 4.47% -0.69%
2011 5.15% -0.46%
2010 5.61% -0.49%
2009 6.11% -1.10%
2008 7.21% -0.85%
2007 8.06% 0.51%
2006 7.55% -0.39%
2005 7.95% 0.64%
2004 7.30% 0.65%
2003 6.66% 0.05%
2002 6.60% 0.52%
2001 6.08% 0.00%
2000 6.08% -0.22%
1999 6.30% 0.84%
1998 5.46% 0.78%
1997 4.68% 0.31%
1996 4.37% 0.45%
1995 3.92% 0.42%
1994 3.49% 0.41%
1993 3.09% 0.42%
1992 2.67% 0.13%
1991 2.54% 0.13%