Skills for the Future: Capturing the Economic Opportunity of Digital Skills in Indonesia


Indonesia needs to improve labor productivity to be able to sustain a 7% annual growth through 2030. One of the ways to do this is to ensure workers have digital skills.

The country currently faces a shortage of digital skills. 

This study finds that with the right support, digitally skilled workers can contribute $303.4 billion to the economy by 2030.

The study identified three areas of action: equip the current workforce with digital skills, prepare the next generation of workers, and broaden digital access to all.


Executive Summary
The Value of Digital Skills in Indonesia Today
The Digital Skills Prize in 2030: a Rp4,434 Trillion GDP Opportunity
Three Areas of Action Will Be Needed to Fully Unlock Indonesia’s Digital Skills Opportunity

Published March 2021
Source: Google and AlphaBeta

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