Cleaning up Indonesia's Citarum River Basin

Recycling and education projects are helping local authorities turn the Citarum Basin, home to some of the world’s most polluted rivers, into a model of sustainable water management. Read More

Major Reforms Could Spur Indonesia’s Growth

The Indonesian economy is expected to slow on weak export performance in 2014 before picking up in 2015 as external demand improves and the new government’s reform agenda takes hold, says ADB report. Read More

ADB Lends $400 Million to Aid Indonesia, Boost Investment and Accelerate Growth

ADB has approved a $400 million program loan to help Indonesia improve its investment climate to attract greater foreign and domestic investment, needed for long-term sustainable growth and social development. Read More

Developing Asia Fastest Growing Region

Developing Asia remains the fastest growing region globally despite slower-than-expected growth in major industrial countries as key economies move ahead with structural reforms, says a new ADB report. Read More


Indonesia is the 16th largest economy in the world, and has continued to record strong economic growth over the last 6 years. The country has made significant strides in reducing the incidence of poverty countrywide.

ADB’s CPS 2012–2014 was formulated through extensive consultations with the government, development partners, the private sector, and civil society. The CPS focuses on two strategic pillars: inclusive growth and environmental sustainability that embraces climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Fast Facts

248.82 (2013)
Population in millions

1.5% (2008-2013)
Average annual population growth rate

11.4% (2013)
Population living below the national poverty line

ADB Lending

Amount ($M) / %
Sector (No. of loans)
4,092.52 / 13.88
Agriculture (100)
2,297.35 / 7.79
Education (33)
4,354.55 / 14.77
Energy (35)
4,086.10 / 13.86
Finance (23)
1,068.30 / 3.62
Health (13)
645.70 / 2.19
Industry and Trade (12)
5,324.97 / 18.06
Public Sector (21)
3,593.86 / 12.19
Transport and ICT (36)
2,029.44 / 6.88
Water Supply (33)
1,993.22 / 6.76
Multisector (21)
29,486.01 / 100.00
TOTAL (327)
Cumulative as of 31 December 2013