Employment by economic sector in Indonesia 2019

The statistic shows the distribution of employment in Indonesia by economic sector from 2009 to 2019. In 2019, 30.26 percent of the employees in Indonesia were active in the agricultural sector, 21,98 percent in industry and 47.76 percent in the service sector.

Indonesia's GDP

The economic sector in Indonesia with the biggest share in gross domestic product over the past decade has been the industry sector, closely followed by services. The industry sector makes up around 45.7 percent of gross domestic product in Indonesia. Due to Indonesia's economy rapidly improving, the unemployment rate is decreasing, with most Indonesians working in the services sector (including tourism, hospitality, etc), while GDP and GDP per capita have been steadily increasing simultaneously.

The country’s gross domestic product per capita has almost quadrupled over the past decade, with GDP also increasing at the same rate. Nowadays, Indonesia is among the leading countries in the world with the largest gross domestic product.

Indonesia: Distribution of employment by economic sector from 2009 to 2019

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Release date

December 2019



Survey time period

2009 to 2019

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