The disasters destroyed infrastructure widely, including over 68,000 houses, religious buildings, and bridges. Roads were badly damaged in many places. The loss was estimated to be about 15.29 trillion rupiah (.011 billion).
On November 17, protests erupted in France against the government’s plan to increase the fuel tax next year in the name of combating climate change. The protest developed into the Yellow Vest movement, getting its name from the fluorescent roadside security jackets worn by the demonstrators.