Indonesia (officially the Republic of Indonesia) is a country in Southeast Asia between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. It is an island nation located near Malaysia, The Phillippines, Australia, and Papua New Guinea. It has a population of roughly 254 million people and an area of approximately 2 million square kilometers. Indonesia proclaimed its independence on August 17, 1945, after colonial influence from the Netherlands and Japan.

General Information
Official Name: 
Republic of Indonesia, Republik Indonesia
Capitol: 
Jakarta
Population: 
251,490,000
Languages: 
Bahasa Indonesia, English, Dutch, local dialects
Geographic Region: 
Geographic Size (km sq): 
1,904,569
Year of UN Membership: 
1950
Year of Present State Formation: 
1945
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Key Statistics & Indicators
Gross Domestic Product (GDP, Nominal): 
$859.339 Billion
Per Capita Income (PPP Adjusted): 
$5,499 (CID)
GDP Growth: 
5.30 (%)
Human Development Index (HDI): 
0.68
Gini Index (Income Inequality): 
36.80
Unemployment: 
6.00%
Economic Grouping: 
Developing Country
History
International Relations
UN Voting Blocs & Caucuses: 
Group of 77 (G-77)
Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
Islamic Group
Asian Group
Major International & Regional Organizations: 
ADB: Asian Development Bank
APEC: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
ARF: ASEAN Regional Forum
ASEAN: Association of Southeast Asian Nations
BIS: Bank for International Settlements
CD: Community of Democracies
CICA: Conference of Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia
CP: Colombo Plan
D-8: Developing Eight
EAS: East Asia Summit
EITI: Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative
G-11
G-15
G-20
ICC: International Chamber of Commerce
ICRM: International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement
IDB: Islamic Development Bank
IFRCS: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
IHO: International Hydrographic Organization
IMSO: International Mobile Satellite Organization
Interpol: International Criminal Police Organization
IOC: International Olympic Committee
IOM: International Organization for Migration
IPU: Inter-Parliamentary Union
ISO: International Organization for Standardization
ITSO: International Telecommunications Satellite Organization
ITUC: International Trade Union Confederation
OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
OIC: Organization of Islamic Cooperation
PIF: Pacific Islands Forum
WCO: World Customs Organization
WFTU: World Federation of Trade Unions
UN Specialized Agencies & Organizations: 
CD: Conference on Disarmament
CTBTO: Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
IAEA: International Atomic Energy Agency
IBRD: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
ICSID: International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
IDA: International Development Association
IFAD: International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFC: International Finance Corporation
ILO: International Labor Organization
IMF: International Monetary Fund
IMO: International Maritime Organization
ITU: International Telecommunications Union
MIGA: Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
OPCW: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNIDO: United Nations Industrial Development Organization
UNWTO: United Nations World Tourism Organization
UPU: Universal Postal Union
WBG: World Bank Group
WHO: World Health Organization
WIPO: World Intellectual Property Organization
WMO: World Meteorological Organization
WTO: World Trade Organization
Current UN Peacekeeping Missions: 
MONUSCO: UN Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
UNIFIL: UN Interim Force in Lebanon
UNISFA: UN Interim Security Force for Abyei
UNMIL: United Nations Mission in Liberia
UNMISS: UN Mission in the Republic of South Sudan
Bilateral Relations
United Nations Data
Government Sources
UN Mission
325 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016
(212) 972-8333
(212) 972-9780
ptri@indonesiamission-ny.org
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