Indonesia Forecast 5.1% Growth in 2017
Jakarta | 6th April 2017
According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Indonesian economy is expected to grow 5.10% in 2017. The inflation rate for 2017 is expected to be 4.0%.
” Indonesia to Grow 5.1% in 2017 “
In 2015, the Indonesia economy had grown 4.9%. Indonesia is being led by President Jokowi. Indonesia has the 3rd largest population in Asia, with more than 257 million population.
Official Press Release by Asian Development Bank
257,563,815 or 257.56 million according to World Bank 2015
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