Indonesia Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2020 was 4.11%, a 0.49% increase from 2019.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2019 was 3.62%, a 0.78% decline from 2018.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2018 was 4.40%, a 0.52% increase from 2017.
  • Indonesia unemployment rate for 2017 was 3.88%, a 0.42% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Lesotho 24.65%
Eswatini 23.40%
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Tunisia 16.69%
Sao Tome and Principe 13.86%
Cabo Verde 13.41%
Zambia 12.17%
Georgia 12.05%
Djibouti 11.57%
Mauritania 10.66%
Egypt 10.45%
Congo, Rep. 10.27%
Morocco 10.15%
Ukraine 9.48%
Honduras 9.39%
Nigeria 9.01%
Kyrgyz Republic 7.89%
Angola 7.70%
India 7.11%
El Salvador 6.98%
Uzbekistan 5.97%
Nicaragua 5.82%
Bolivia 5.61%
Bangladesh 5.30%
Timor-Leste 5.06%
Sri Lanka 4.84%
Moldova 4.71%
Pakistan 4.65%
Ghana 4.53%
Mongolia 4.33%
Indonesia 4.11%
Bhutan 3.74%
Cameroon 3.62%
Philippines 3.36%
Kenya 2.98%
Papua New Guinea 2.74%
Vietnam 2.27%
Vanuatu 1.95%
Myanmar 1.79%
Lao PDR 0.95%
Solomon Islands 0.79%
Cambodia 0.31%
Indonesia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 4.11% 0.49%
2019 3.62% -0.78%
2018 4.40% 0.52%
2017 3.88% -0.42%
2016 4.30% -0.21%
2015 4.51% 0.46%
2014 4.05% -0.29%
2013 4.34% -0.13%
2012 4.47% -0.68%
2011 5.15% -0.46%
2010 5.61% -0.50%
2009 6.11% -1.10%
2008 7.21% -0.85%
2007 8.06% 0.51%
2006 7.55% -0.40%
2005 7.95% 0.65%
2004 7.30% 0.64%
2003 6.66% 0.06%
2002 6.60% 0.52%
2001 6.08% 0.00%
2000 6.08% -0.28%
1999 6.36% 0.58%
1998 5.78% 1.10%
1997 4.68% -0.18%
1996 4.86% 0.25%
1995 4.61% 0.24%
1994 4.37% 1.59%
1993 2.78% 0.05%
1992 2.73% 0.11%
1991 2.62% 0.11%