Malaysia GDP per Capita

1957 - 2019 | Yearly | USD | CEIC Data

Malaysia Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Per Capita reached 11,217.772 USD in Dec 2019, compared with 11,084.302 USD in Dec 2018. Malaysia GDP Per Capita data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1957 to Dec 2019, with an average number of 2,196.770 USD. The data reached an all-time high of 11,217.772 USD in Dec 2019 and a record low of 226.979 in Dec 1961. CEIC calculates GDP per Capita from annual Nominal GDP and annual Population and converts it into USD. The Department of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008 and Population based on 2010 Census. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Mid-year Population is used in the calculation of GDP per Capita. Nominal GDP prior to 2015 is based on SNA 2008 with benchmark year 2010, prior to 2010 is based on SNA 1993 with benchmark year 2005, prior to 2005 is based on SNA 1993 with benchmark year 2000, prior to 2000 is based on SNA 1968 with benchmark year 1987 and prior to 1987 is based on old national methodology. Population prior to 2010 is based on 2000 Census.

In the latest reports, Malaysia GDP contracted 2.655 % YoY in Sep 2020. Malaysia Nominal GDP reached 87.631 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) fell 1.057 % in Sep 2020. Gross Savings Rate of Malaysia was measured at 25.621 % in Sep 2020.

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Malaysia GDP per Capita

What was Malaysia's GDP per Capita in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
11,217.772 2019 11,084.302 2018 226.979 1961 11,217.772 2019 USD yearly 1957 - 2019

GDP per Capita by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD) 5,356.296 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Algeria (USD) 3,940.000 2019 yearly 1963 - 2019
Argentina (USD) 9,902.836 2019 yearly 1962 - 2019
Armenia (USD) 4,269.299 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Australia (USD) 52,158.382 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Austria (USD) 50,130.080 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Azerbaijan (USD) 4,272.200 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bahrain (USD) 23,455.845 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Bangladesh (USD) 1,970.000 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Belarus (USD) 6,698.112 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Belgium (USD) 46,386.062 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Bolivia (USD) 3,552.068 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD) 5,636.000 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Botswana (USD) 8,154.342 2018 yearly 1994 - 2018
Brazil (USD) 8,933.430 2019 yearly 1962 - 2019
Brunei (USD) 29,312.819 2019 yearly 1965 - 2019
Bulgaria (USD) 9,862.281 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Cambodia (USD) 1,693.828 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Canada (USD) 43,872.628 2020 yearly 1971 - 2020
Chile (USD) 12,986.003 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
China (USD) 10,218.714 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Colombia (USD) 5,389.116 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Croatia (USD) 14,920.443 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Cyprus (USD) 27,897.311 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Czech Republic (USD) 22,827.729 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Denmark (USD) 60,186.527 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Ecuador (USD) 6,222.525 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Egypt (USD) 3,601.628 2020 yearly 1982 - 2020
Estonia (USD) 23,755.007 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
European Union (USD) 34,944.185 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Finland (USD) 48,933.608 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
France (USD) 40,256.350 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Georgia (USD) 4,696.221 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Germany (USD) 45,687.779 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Ghana (USD) 2,212.100 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Greece (USD) 19,582.541 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD) 46,713.311 2020 yearly 1961 - 2020
Hungary (USD) 16,730.000 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Iceland (USD) 68,276.185 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
India (USD) 2,140.396 2020 yearly 1958 - 2020
Indonesia (USD) 4,193.109 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Iran (USD) 5,535.741 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Ireland (USD) 78,750.166 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Israel (USD) 43,604.983 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Italy (USD) 33,205.333 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Ivory Coast (USD) 2,276.148 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Japan (USD) 40,809.812 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Jordan (USD) 4,222.633 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Kazakhstan (USD) 9,055.800 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Kenya (USD) 2,007.801 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (USD) 31,494.900 2020 yearly 1953 - 2020
Kosovo (USD) 4,391.331 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Kuwait (USD) 30,436.744 2018 yearly 1993 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (USD) 1,165.612 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Laos (USD) 2,654.000 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Latvia (USD) 17,825.397 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Lebanon (USD) 7,817.624 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Lithuania (USD) 19,891.951 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Luxembourg (USD) 115,171.913 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (USD) 35,713.074 2020 yearly 1982 - 2020
North Macedonia (USD) 6,043.598 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Malawi (USD) 440.500 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Malaysia (USD) 11,217.772 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Malta (USD) 28,414.775 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mauritius (USD) 10,927.133 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Mexico (USD) 8,525.088 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Moldova (USD) 3,378.408 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Mongolia (USD) 4,245.437 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Montenegro (USD) 8,911.019 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Morocco (USD) 3,363.689 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Mozambique (USD) 368.380 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Myanmar (USD) 1,407.886 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Nepal (USD) 1,084.955 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Netherlands (USD) 52,863.774 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
New Zealand (USD) 41,565.846 2020 yearly 1961 - 2020
Nigeria (USD) 2,073.783 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Norway (USD) 81,661.329 2018 yearly 1915 - 2018
Oman (USD) 16,529.390 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Pakistan (USD) 1,321.321 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (USD) 3,656.700 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Panama (USD) 14,339.427 2016 yearly 1950 - 2016
Paraguay (USD) 4,919.411 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Peru (USD) 6,426.299 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Philippines (USD) 3,323.368 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (USD) 15,524.288 2019 yearly 1965 - 2019
Portugal (USD) 22,407.389 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Qatar (USD) 64,705.059 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Romania (USD) 12,918.294 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
Russia (USD) 10,126.720 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Saudi Arabia (USD) 23,173.854 2019 yearly 1963 - 2019
Serbia (USD) 7,409.700 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Singapore (USD) 59,819.000 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Slovakia (USD) 19,009.982 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Slovenia (USD) 25,144.000 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
South Africa (USD) 5,195.046 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Spain (USD) 29,583.240 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Sri Lanka (USD) 3,682.000 2020 yearly 1959 - 2020
Sudan (USD) 2,825.832 2016 yearly 1970 - 2016
Sweden (USD) 54,579.603 2018 yearly 1957 - 2018
Switzerland (USD) 85,001.236 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.6 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -13,265.471 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 14,240.784 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 218,915.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1978 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 62.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MYR bn) 510.059 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MYR bn) 1,498.370 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (MYR bn) 445.686 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Central Government Operations: ytd: Revenue (MYR mn) 30,255.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Feb 2021
Central Government Operations: ytd: Expenditure (MYR mn) 54,654.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Feb 2021
Central Government Operations: ytd: Overall Balance (MYR mn) -24,399.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Feb 2021
Govt Debt: Domestic (MYR mn) 649,783.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Govt Debt: External (MYR mn) 229,777.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.978 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,967.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 24,527.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 17.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 2,730,869.671 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 223,478.290 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 235,792.966 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 19,560.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 12.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,398,795.865 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 471,604.233 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,648.496 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,254.253 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,247.913 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1976 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 3,941.753 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2021
MY: Exports: fob: Advanced Economies: Hong Kong SAR (China) (USD mn) 1,857.829 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2020
Trade Balance: sa (MYR mn) 20,090.930 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Imports: Taiwan (MYR mn) 4,690.016 Mar 2019 monthly Jan 1986 - Mar 2019
Imports: Value: Electrical & Electronic Products (MYR mn) 21,111.611 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Feb 2021
Imports: Value: Machinery, Appliances and Parts (MYR mn) 5,124.678 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Feb 2021
Imports: Value: Optical and Scientific Equipment (MYR mn) 1,970.305 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Exports: Value: Electrical & Electronic Products (MYR mn) 31,505.552 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Feb 2021
Exports: Value: Machinery, Appliances and Parts (MYR mn) 3,469.316 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Feb 2021
Exports: Value: Optical and Scientific Equipment (MYR mn) 3,304.152 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Export Volume index; sa (2010=100) 162.700 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Import Volume Index (IVI): Total (2010=100) 138.500 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Feb 2021
Import Volume Index; sa (2010=100) 157.200 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Export Volume Index (EVI): Total (2010=100) 141.600 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Feb 2021
Terms of Trade: Total (2010=100) 101.500 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Feb 2021
Imports: MG: Iron and Steel (MYR mn) 1,836.087 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,141.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 4,618.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 5.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,507.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -314.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,108.389 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,082.385 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 238,552.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.7 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 91,464.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 26.0 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 19.471 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 19,815.262 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Debit (MYR mn) 174,633.202 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Net (MYR mn) 42,863.677 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (MYR mn) 4,216.402 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (MYR mn) 6,744.797 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account (MYR mn) -104.527 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Net (MYR mn) -2,528.395 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA) (MYR mn) 18,964.986 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: PI: Debit (MYR mn) 21,674.247 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment (MYR mn) -6,914.364 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI): Net (MYR mn) -7,121.851 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Reserves Assets (MYR mn) 2,732.180 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment: Asset (MYR mn) -4,685.096 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Credit (MYR mn) 217,496.879 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Financial Derivatives (MYR mn) -944.952 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment (MYR mn) 759.837 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc (MYR mn) -10,782.148 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Debit (MYR mn) 34,735.502 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment: Asset (MYR mn) -19,677.202 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment: Liabilities (MYR mn) 5,444.933 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (MYR mn) 12,762.838 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Other Investment (MYR mn) -3,682.669 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (MYR mn) -10,810.491 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Net (MYR mn) -14,248.445 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Credit (MYR mn) 20,487.057 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: PI: Credit (MYR mn) 14,552.395 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
External Debt (MYR mn) 1,002,956.244 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2020
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (ML) (MYR mn) 590,968.430 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Serv: Repayment: ML Term: Total (MYR mn) 100,802.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
External Debt: Serv: Interest: ML Term: Total (MYR mn) 16,098.000 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Funds Inflow: Direct Investment Assets (DIA) (MYR mn) 17,922.997 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Number of Bankruptcies (Unit) 945.000 Dec 2019 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.6 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Jan 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 93.3 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 7,288.549 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 133,690.332 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1969 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 507,860.923 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1969 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 5.5 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1970 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 103,900.0 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 2.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1959 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.5 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2000 - Dec 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 2,100.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 518,146.021 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 569,534.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Feb 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 13.800 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 257.237 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 507.739 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1964 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 328,687.3 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 455,197.734 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.27 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1997 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 134.11 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (MYR mn) 513,225.348 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2013 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M3 (MYR mn) 2,058,722.654 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Feb 2021
Banking System: Demand Deposits (MYR mn) 329,103.228 Oct 2018 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2018
Banking System: Demand Deposits: Business Enterprises (MYR mn) 264,001.742 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 74.602 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) -13.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 27.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020

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