Demographics of Indonesia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date04 Nov 2021

As of 2021, the population of Indonesia is projected at 276.36 million, up by 1.04% compared with 273.52 million in 2020. Indonesia is ranked 4th in terms of population and 105th in terms of population growth rate.

There are 4.75 million births in Indonesia in 2021. That is 13,002 per day, which is ranked 5th. The crude birth rate is 17.18 per 1000 people. There are 1.83 million deaths in Indonesia in 2021. That is 5,021 per day, which is ranked 6th. The crude death rate is 6.63 per 1000 people.

157.46 million people are living in urban areas, which is 57.29% of Indonesia population. Indonesia is ranked 138th in terms of urbanization.

The Sex Ratio in Indonesia in 2021 is 101.39 males per 100 females. There are 139.13 million males and 137.23 million females in Indonesia. The percentage of female population is 49.66% compare to 50.34% male population. Indonesia has 1.90 million more males than females. Indonesia is at 151st position out of 201 countries/territories in terms of female to male ratio.

  • Population
  • Growth rate

Indonesia population

Year Population Growth (%)
195069,543,321-
195577,273,4272.37
196087,751,0662.66
1965100,267,0702.74
1970114,793,1792.72
1975130,680,7302.56
1980147,447,8342.39
1985164,982,4522.14
1990181,413,3981.8
1995196,934,2571.56
2000211,513,8221.39
2005226,289,4681.35
2010241,834,2261.35
2015258,383,2571.28
2016261,556,3861.23
2017264,650,9691.18
2018267,670,5491.14
2019270,625,5671.1
2020273,523,6211.07
2021276,361,7881.04
  • Total
  • Crude

Indonesia death and birth rate

Year Total Crude(per 1000)
DeathBirthCrude deathCrude birth
19501,654,6862,867,66423.5641.02
19551,680,2613,447,15221.6144.35
19601,687,2553,914,63819.1844.55
19651,678,4004,291,67716.6842.69
19701,645,6854,594,63014.3139.97
19751,601,4104,790,83912.2336.62
19801,564,8454,938,86410.5933.42
19851,533,4554,876,5059.3029.59
19901,513,1154,685,5978.3425.81
19951,509,7404,501,0887.6722.88
20001,583,3794,612,7787.4721.77
20051,630,0604,927,6827.2021.77
20101,610,3215,034,4716.6520.80
20151,657,1774,947,1276.4219.16
20201,795,5624,771,2116.5717.45
20211,832,6154,745,9116.6317.18
  • Population
  • Urbanization

Urban and rural population of Indonesia

Year Population Urbanization
UrbanRuralgrowth rate (%)Urban (%)
19508,623,37160,919,945-12.400
195510,404,67166,923,1234.0413.455
196012,805,18474,987,3314.3214.586
196515,838,17084,470,7244.3615.789
197019,603,95995,230,8214.3217.071
197525,252,096105,472,0195.4219.317
198032,601,807114,888,5585.1522.104
198543,049,412121,962,7845.5626.089
199055,491,343125,945,4785.0030.584
199571,053,577125,904,2724.8736.076
200088,851,487122,688,9424.4142.002
2005104,155,654122,557,0763.1745.942
2010121,052,980121,471,1432.9449.914
2015137,634,761120,527,3522.4953.313
2020154,188,546118,034,4412.1856.641
2021157,464,948117,389,2392.1257.290
  • Population pyramid
  • Gender ratio

Indonesia population by Age Group (2011)

Age group Male Female Total M per 100 F
PersonsShare (%)
00-04 11,879,092 11,337,031 23,216,123 8.40 104.781
05-09 12,472,848 11,961,154 24,434,002 8.84 104.278
10-14 11,886,130 11,270,973 23,157,103 8.38 105.458
15-19 11,977,206 11,277,079 23,254,285 8.41 106.208
20-24 11,754,684 11,122,869 22,877,553 8.28 105.680
25-29 10,836,759 10,403,034 21,239,793 7.69 104.169
30-34 9,962,930 9,969,587 19,932,517 7.21 99.933
35-39 10,513,837 10,555,824 21,069,661 7.62 99.602
40-44 10,034,701 9,958,232 19,992,933 7.23 100.768
45-49 9,295,560 9,138,105 18,433,665 6.67 101.723
50-54 8,204,190 8,136,404 16,340,594 5.91 100.833
55-59 6,738,325 6,871,329 13,609,654 4.92 98.064
60-64 5,323,662 5,483,894 10,807,556 3.91 97.078
65-69 3,753,520 3,791,556 7,545,076 2.73 98.997
70-74 2,221,033 2,611,870 4,832,903 1.75 85.036
75-79 1,306,374 1,732,230 3,038,604 1.10 75.416
80-84 665,679 1,034,792 1,700,471 0.62 64.330
85-89 233,813 426,041 659,854 0.24 54.880
90-94 62,179 126,664 188,843 0.07 49.090
95-99 8,351 20,510 28,861 0.01 40.717
100+ 416 1,321 1,737 0.00 31.491
Total 139,131,289 137,230,499 276,361,788 101.385