Indonesia - January 2021

A large, growing and youthful population ensures Indonesia will sustain growth above 5% per year beyond the COVID-19 pandemic, in line with the average of Emerging and developing Asian peers. Creditworthiness and business climate indicators are above the regional average. But despite solid economic growth in the past decade and prospects for that to continue beyond the COVID-19 pandemic, Indonesia’s per capita income lags regional peers.

This chart is a cobweb diagram showing how a country measures up on four important dimensions of economic performance—per capita income, annual GDP growth, business climate and creditworthiness. Per capita income is in current US dollars and is the five-year average between 2021 and 2025 as provided by the IMF. Annual GDP growth is the five-year average between 2021 and 2025. Business climate is measured by the World Bank’s latest Ease of Doing Business ranking of 190 countries. Creditworthiness attempts to measure a country's ability to honour its external debt obligations and is measured by its OECD country credit risk rating. The chart shows not only how a country performs on the four dimensions, but how it measures up against other regional countries.