Indonesia Unemployment Rate

Unemployment rate in Indonesia increased to 5.61 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 5.50 percent in the June quarter as employment declined and unemployed rose slightly. The number of unemployed persons increased to 7.03 million from 7.02 million and the number of employed fell by 2.24 million to 118.41 million. In the September quarter 2015, the jobless rate was 6.18 percent. Unemployment Rate in Indonesia averaged 6.12 percent from 1982 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 11.24 percent in the third quarter of 2005 and a record low of 2 percent in the fourth quarter of 1983. Unemployment Rate in Indonesia is reported by the Statistics Indonesia. In Indonesia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for – Indonesia Unemployment Rate – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.