Population of Indonesia 2022

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Population of Indonesia 2022

Indonesia is a country in Southeast Asia and Oceania between the Indian and Pacific oceans. Its the world’s largest island country, and the fourteenth-largest country by area. With a population of more than 270 million, Its the world’s fourth-most populous country.

As per the World Population Prospects, 2020 by the United Nations, the population of Indonesia in 2021 is 276,000,621 (276 millions)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Indonesia Population 2022

Indonesia has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.07%. Its estimated population in 2022 is  279,134,505 (279 million)* equivalent to 3.51% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Indonesia is 1,811,569 sq. km (699,451 sq. mi)) & the Population Density of Indonesia is 151 person/sq.km ( 391 per/sq.mi)

Population of Indonesia in 2022 –  279 million or 27.9 Crores (approx)
Indonesia2022 Population
Total Population279,134,505 (279 millions)
Global Rank4
Share of World Pop.3.51%
Area 1,811,569 sq. km
(699,451 sq. mi)
Area Rank14th


Capital City

151 person/sq.km


Indonesia Demographics
Fertility Rate*2.32
Infant mortality rate**7.7
Median Age29.7 Years
Life Expectancy72.32 year
Urban Population56.4 %

Source: United Nation World  Populations Prospects 

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age


Religion in Indonesia

  • Islam – 86.7%
  • Christians – 11 %
  • Hinduism – 1.74%
  • Buddhism – 0.77%
  • Confucianism – 0.03%

Source: Wikepedia

Top Cities in Indonesia by Population

2SurabayaEast Java3,009,800
3BandungWest Java2,575,478
4MedanNorth Sumatera2,241,890
5SemarangCentral Java2,067,254
6PalembangSouth Sumatera1,455,284
7MakassarSouth Sulawesi1,337,800
8BatamRiau Islands1,290,890
10Bandar LampungLampung1,015,910

source:  Inter-census Survey