Malaysia Government Debt: % of GDP

1978 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

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Malaysia's Government debt accounted for 52.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2019, compared with the ratio of 51.2 % in the previous year. Malaysia's government debt to GDP ratio data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1978 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 103.4 % in Dec 1986 and a record low of 31.9 % in Dec 1997. CEIC calculates Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Government Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Bank Negara Malaysia provides Government Debt in local currency. The Department of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008 with benchmark year 2015. Government Debt covers Federal (Central) Government only. 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. Malaysia's National Government Debt reached 197.1 USD bn in Mar 2020. The country's Nominal GDP reached 87.9 USD bn in Mar 2020.

What was Malaysia's Government Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

52.5

% 2019 yearly 1978 - 2019

51.2

% 2018 yearly 1978 - 2019

31.9

1997

103.4

1986

%

yearly

1978 - 2019

Updated on 13 May 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

65.8

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

Algeria (%)

31.2

2017

yearly

1997 - 2017

Argentina (%)

72.7

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Armenia (%)

53.4

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Australia (%)

34.7

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Austria (%)

72.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

6.4

2010

yearly

2008 - 2010

Bahrain (%)

83.0

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Belarus (%)

33.9

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Belgium (%)

98.7

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Bolivia (%)

27.2

2014

yearly

1998 - 2014

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

23.0

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Botswana (%)

13.5

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Brazil (%)

75.8

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Bulgaria (%)

20.4

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Canada (%)

53.2

2020

yearly

1962 - 2020

Chile (%)

26.3

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

China (%)

17.0

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Colombia (%)

50.1

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Croatia (%)

73.2

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Cyprus (%)

95.5

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Czech Republic (%)

30.8

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Denmark (%)

34.2

2018

yearly

1992 - 2018

Ecuador (%)

53.4

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Egypt (%)

62.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Dec 2019

Estonia (%)

8.4

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

European Union (%)

77.7

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Finland (%)

59.0

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

France (%)

101.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1995 - Mar 2020

Germany (%)

59.8

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Greece (%)

176.6

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

42.4

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Hungary (%)

65.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1990 - Mar 2020

Iceland (%)

37.1

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

India (%)

46.5

2020

yearly

1999 - 2020

Indonesia (%)

30.2

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Ireland (%)

63.6

2018

yearly

1991 - 2018

Israel (%)

58.4

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Italy (%)

134.8

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Ivory Coast (%)

8.6

2015

yearly

1975 - 2015

Japan (%)

200.6

2019

yearly

1982 - 2019

Jordan (%)

95.2

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Kazakhstan (%)

18.8

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Kenya (%)

62.1

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

South Korea (%)

36.4

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Kosovo (%)

17.5

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Kuwait (%)

5.1

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Kyrgyzstan (%)

54.1

2019

yearly

2011 - 2019

Latvia (%)

36.9

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Lebanon (%)

154.9

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Lithuania (%)

36.3

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Luxembourg (%)

22.1

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

North Macedonia (%)

40.2

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Malawi (%)

66.0

2014

yearly

2010 - 2014

Malaysia (%)

52.5

2019

yearly

1978 - 2019

Malta (%)

42.9

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Mauritius (%)

73.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Jun 2020

Mexico (%)

47.5

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Moldova (%)

25.0

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Montenegro (%)

67.6

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Morocco (%)

65.0

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Nepal (%)

14.6

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Netherlands (%)

48.7

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

New Zealand (%)

28.6

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Nigeria (%)

16.2

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Norway (%)

40.6

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Oman (%)

47.2

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Pakistan (%)

69.5

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Panama (%)

39.4

2018

yearly

1993 - 2018

Paraguay (%)

19.6

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Peru (%)

26.8

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Philippines (%)

39.6

2019

yearly

1993 - 2019

Poland (%)

46.0

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Portugal (%)

120.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Qatar (%)

15.0

2012

yearly

2006 - 2012

Romania (%)

35.2

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Russia (%)

12.5

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Saudi Arabia (%)

22.8

2019

yearly

2004 - 2019

Serbia (%)

52.0

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Singapore (%)

126.3

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Slovakia (%)

48.0

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Slovenia (%)

66.1

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

South Africa (%)

62.2

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Spain (%)

98.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Sri Lanka (%)

86.8

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Sweden (%)

38.8

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Switzerland (%)

27.5

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Taiwan (%)

32.8

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Thailand (%)

34.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tunisia (%)

77.1

Dec 2018

monthly

Apr 2011 - Dec 2018

Turkey (%)

28.1

2016

yearly

2001 - 2016

Ukraine (%)

44.3

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

United Kingdom (%)

85.4

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

United States (%)

108.2

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Uruguay (%)

51.2

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

Venezuela (%)

3.5

2016

yearly

1997 - 2016

Vietnam (%)

54.3

2020

yearly

2010 - 2020

Yemen (%)

58.8

2013

yearly

2004 - 2013

Malaysia Key Series

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Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

87,874.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

3.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2019

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

1.454

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

11,197.665

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

0.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2019

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

55,431.131

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

63.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

9,945.839

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

11.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

19.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

19,328.377

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (USD mn)

86,440.479

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

22.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

43,094.652

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

14,468.317

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

6.300

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

116.146

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

GDP Per Capita (MYR)

46,366.736

2019

yearly

2015 - 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-0.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2020

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

93,166,200.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

2,124.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

0.180

2016

yearly

1986 - 2016

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

545,333.000

Dec 2016

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Rubber: Production (Ton th)

21.044

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - May 2020

Production: Saw Logs (Cub m th)

678.976

Apr 2020

monthly

Jul 1984 - Apr 2020

Electricity Generation (kWh mn)

13,133.723

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Electricity Consumption (kWh mn)

11,569.656

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
Nominal Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

195.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2019

Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

0.820

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Dec 2019

Real Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

159.690

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2019

Real Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

-0.170

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Dec 2019

No of Property Sales: Total (Unit)

72,911.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

No of Property Sales: Residential (Unit)

47,045.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

No of Property Sales: Commercial (Unit)

5,025.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

No of Property Sales: Industrial (Unit)

1,244.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

No of Property Sales: Agricultural (Unit)

15,152.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

No of Property Sales: Development Land (Unit)

4,438.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

No of Property Sales: Other (Unit)

7.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

MY: No of Property Sales: Residential (Unit)

197,385.000

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: No of Property Sales: Commercial (Unit)

23,936.000

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: No of Property Sales: Industrial (Unit)

6,032.000

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: No of Property Sales: Agricultural (Unit)

67,329.000

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

Property Sales: Total (MYR mn)

28,639.687

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Property Sales: Residential (MYR mn)

15,621.757

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Property Sales: Commercial (MYR mn)

5,112.009

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Property Sales: Industrial (MYR mn)

3,186.838

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Property Sales: Agricultural (MYR mn)

2,560.792

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Property Sales: Development Land (MYR mn)

2,157.622

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Property Sales: Other (MYR mn)

0.670

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

MY: Property Sales: Residential (MYR mn)

68,748.710

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: Property Sales: Commercial (MYR mn)

29,513.120

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: Property Sales: Industrial (MYR mn)

15,012.610

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: Property Sales: Agricultural (MYR mn)

13,001.690

2018

yearly

1989 - 2018

MY: Residential Property: Stock: Construction Started (CS) (Unit)

28,067.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2000 - Dec 2018

MY: Residential Property: Stock: Completion (CO) (Unit)

24,808.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2018

MY: Office: Completion: No of Building (Unit)

9.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2018

Commercial Complex: Completion (CO): No of Bldg (Unit)

10.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2018

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.6

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-16,376.182

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

9,194.222

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

10.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

National Government Debt (USD mn)

197,129.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Mar 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

52.5

2019

yearly

1978 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (MYR bn)

433.332

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (MYR bn)

1,156.769

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (MYR bn)

378.274

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Central Government Operations: ytd: Revenue (MYR mn)

101,772.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Central Government Operations: ytd: Expenditure (MYR mn)

153,805.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Central Government Operations: ytd: Overall Balance (MYR mn)

-52,033.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Central Govt Revenue: Tax: Indirect: Excise Duties (MYR mn)

2,385.300

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Central Govt Revenue: Tax (MYR mn)

38,422.041

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Central Govt Revenue: Tax: Direct (MYR mn)

28,157.571

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Central Govt Current Expenditure: Total (MYR mn)

69,772.365

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Govt Debt: Domestic (MYR mn)

631,322.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Govt Debt: External (MYR mn)

192,468.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Govt Debt (MYR mn)

823,790.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Mar 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

32.6

2019

yearly

1947 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

68.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

14,990,200.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jun 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

5.40

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - May 2020

Monthly Earnings (USD)

761

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-0.80

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

34.915

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

3.400

2021

yearly

1985 - 2021

Mid Year Population: 2010 Census (Person mn)

32.581

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Unemployment Rate (%)

4.900

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

Number of Job Vacancies (Unit)

11,450.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Payroll: Manufacturing Sector (Mfg) (MYR mn)

4,329.204

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2019

Payroll: Wholesale, Retail, Motor Vehicle & Services (MYR mn)

24,798.414

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Payroll: Wholesale, Retail & Motor Vehicle (MYR mn)

12,309.939

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Employment: Urban (Person mn)

11.204

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Employment: Rural (Person mn)

3.246

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Labour Force: Female (Person mn)

6.078

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Labour Force: Male (Person mn)

9.504

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Employment: Male (Person mn)

9.202

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Employment: Female (Person mn)

5.871

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Unemployment: Male (Person mn)

0.301

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Unemployment: Female (Person mn)

0.207

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Hours Worked: Mean (Hour)

45.100

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Hours Worked: Mean: Manufacturing (Hour)

47.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Retail Sales Growth (%)

-18.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2020

Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

16,892,812

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 1996 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

44,695

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1994 - Jun 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

5.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1995 - Jun 2020

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

54,108.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

550,179.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Consumer Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-9.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Jun 2020

Consumer Confidence Growth (% Point)

-2.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Jun 2020

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

3,393.106

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Household Income per Capita (USD)

4,820.581

2016

yearly

2002 - 2016

Wholesale Sales (MYR mn)

127,375.985

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2020

Retail Sales (MYR mn)

107,046.473

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2020

Household Income: Mean: Total (MYR th)

6.958

2016

yearly

1970 - 2016

Expenditure Per Household: Monthly Average (MA) (MYR)

4,533.526

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

-1.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1958 - Jun 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

1.175

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

1.581

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-4.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

2.792

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

CPI: Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (2010=100)

168.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index (CPI ) (2010=100)

119.100

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

CPI: Transport (2010=100)

98.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

CPI: Services (2010=100)

127.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

CPI: Non Food (2010=100)

115.700

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2019

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages (FB) (2010=100)

134.900

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food (2010=100)

134.100

Feb 2019

monthly

Jan 2010 - Feb 2019

CPI: Housing,Water,Electricity,Gas & Other Fuels (HW) (2010=100)

117.900

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index (PPI): For Local Production (LP) (2010=100)

100.300

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

PPI: LP: Agri, forestry & fishing (2010=100)

103.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

PPI: LP: Mining (2010=100)

57.800

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

PPI: LP: Manufacturing (2010=100)

104.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

PPI: LP: Electricity and gas (2010=100)

117.100

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

PPI: LP: Water Supply (2010=100)

110.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

Producer Price Index: 2010p: YoY (%)

-4.019

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

5,815.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

20,851.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

9.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

3,153,829.347

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

224,660.333

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

179,312.030

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

15,035.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-7.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.620

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

1,282,199.582

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

356,701.822

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

2,283.104

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

1,325.651

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

3,253.190

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2020

MY: Exports: fob: Advanced Economies: Hong Kong SAR (China) (USD mn)

1,137.352

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2020

Exports fob (MYR mn)

82,866.794

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Jun 2020

Imports cif (MYR mn)

61,975.055

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Jun 2020

Exports fob: sa (MYR mn)

62,598.505

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

Imports cif: sa (MYR mn)

50,816.351

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

Trade Balance: sa (MYR mn)

24,850.843

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jun 2020

Imports: MT: Office Machines & Automatic Data Processing Eq (OM) (MYR mn)

1,674.850

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Imports: MT: Telecommunications & Sound Recording Equip (MYR mn)

2,070.240

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Imports: Taiwan (MYR mn)

4,690.016

Mar 2019

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2019

Imports: Value: Electrical & Electronic Products (MYR mn)

21,271.031

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2020

Imports: Value: Machinery, Appliances and Parts (MYR mn)

5,160.391

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2020

Imports: Value: Optical and Scientific Equipment (MYR mn)

1,986.856

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Imports: Re-exports (MYR mn)

12,881.712

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2020

Exports: MT: Office Machines & Automatic Data Processing Eq (OM) (MYR mn)

3,450.176

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Exports: MT: Telecommunications & Sound Recording Equip (MYR mn)

2,602.716

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Exports: Value: Electrical & Electronic Products (MYR mn)

32,552.679

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2020

Exports: Value: Machinery, Appliances and Parts (MYR mn)

4,188.028

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2020

Exports: Value: Optical and Scientific Equipment (MYR mn)

3,786.711

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Export Volume index; sa (2010=100)

151.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jun 2020

Import Volume Index (IVI): Total (2010=100)

125.300

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

Import Volume Index; sa (2010=100)

131.600

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jun 2020

Export Volume Index (EVI): Total (2010=100)

141.700

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

Terms of Trade: Total (2010=100)

97.800

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2020

Imports: MG: Iron and Steel (MYR mn)

1,155.803

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

2,274.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

2.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

1,235.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

1.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

320.770

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-924.030

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-6,273.034

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-7.139

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

233,530.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

62.6

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

100,881.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

423.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

25.9

2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

4.689

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-10,657.875

2019

yearly

2001 - 2019

BoP: CA: GS: Services: Net (MYR mn)

-7,952.712

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account (MYR mn)

-92.984

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: PI: Debit (MYR mn)

20,251.151

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (MYR mn)

3,713.606

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (MYR mn)

9,136.843

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA) (MYR mn)

9,503.813

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Net (MYR mn)

-5,423.237

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc (MYR mn)

-13,334.537

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment: Asset (MYR mn)

-15,124.157

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment (MYR mn)

3,393.627

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment: Liabilities (MYR mn)

5,163.410

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Net (MYR mn)

28,873.060

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment (MYR mn)

-41,338.748

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment: Asset (MYR mn)

-1,769.783

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Debit (MYR mn)

161,786.495

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (MYR mn)

-4,744.991

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Credit (MYR mn)

190,659.555

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Financial Derivatives (MYR mn)

2,506.032

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Other Investment (MYR mn)

22,104.552

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (MYR mn)

-26,214.591

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: Reserves Assets (MYR mn)

8,668.699

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: GS: Services: Credit (MYR mn)

33,057.086

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: GS: Services: Debit (MYR mn)

41,009.798

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI): Net (MYR mn)

-5,993.298

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

BoP: CA: PI: Credit (MYR mn)

14,257.853

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Medium and Long Term (ML) (MYR mn)

554,331.721

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Serv: Repayment: ML Term: Total (MYR mn)

104,425.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

External Debt: Serv: Interest: ML Term: Total (MYR mn)

15,785.000

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Funds Inflow: Direct Investment Assets (DIA) (MYR mn)

18,036.915

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Number of Bankruptcies (Unit)

945.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2019

Local Companies (Unit)

1,352,636.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Local Companies: New Registered (Unit)

1,937.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - May 2020

Foreign Companies (Unit)

4,849.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Apr 2020

Foreign Companies: New Registered (Unit)

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Apr 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

114,260.056

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1969 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

471,353.013

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1969 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

6.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1970 - Jun 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1959 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

99,600.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

26.768

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

6.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jun 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

2,200.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

478,741.845

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

2.810

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

526,725.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

7.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2020

Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%)

13.400

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Credit to Households (USD bn)

251.911

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2020

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

6,152.986

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

82.7

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

505.288

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 1964 - Dec 2019

Household Debt (USD mn)

301,877.7

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Total Loans (USD mn)

412,611.298

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - May 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

3.909

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1997 - May 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

120.98

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2020

Money Supply M1 (MYR mn)

488,233.217

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M3 (MYR mn)

2,019,910.795

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (MYR mn)

2,014,091.425

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets (USD mn)

103,407.230

Jun 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jun 2020

ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves (FCR) (USD mn)

97,200.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2020

Banking System: Demand Deposits (MYR mn)

329,103.228

Oct 2018

monthly

Jan 2007 - Oct 2018

Banking System: Demand Deposits: Business Enterprises (MYR mn)

245,067.484

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

31.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - Jun 2020

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

17.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Central Bank: Total Assets or Liabilities (MYR mn)

494,916.379

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jul 2020

Commercial Banks: Total Assets (MYR mn)

2,862,161.215

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Banking System: Total Risk Weighted Assets (MYR mn)

1,670,730.442

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Banking System: Tier 1 Capital Ratio (%)

14.495

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jun 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD (MYR/USD)

4.261

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

1.75

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jul 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

2.01

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

2.55

Jul 2020

monthly

Feb 1992 - Jul 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

90.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

1.862

08 Jul 2020

daily

25 Jul 2005 - 08 Jul 2020

Savings Deposits Rate: Commercial Banks (% pa)

0.605

May 2020

monthly

Apr 1995 - May 2020

Base Lending Rate: Period Average: Commercial Banks (% pa)

5.781

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2020

Base Rate: Period Average: Commercial Banks (% pa)

2.676

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2020

Forex: Month End: Malaysian Ringgit to US Dollar (MYR/USD)

4.242

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jul 2020

Forex: Month Average: Malaysian Ringgit to Euro Dollar (MYR/EUR)

4.879

Jul 2020

monthly

Feb 1999 - Jul 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate Index: BIS: 2010=100: Broad (2010=100)

83.830

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

13,134

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2020

Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production (Cub m mn)

68,009.000

2019

yearly

1969 - 2019

Natural Gas: Exports (Cub m mn)

36,441.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn)

2,354.000

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

4.091

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Crude Oil: Production (Barrel/Day th)

608.734

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Crude Oil: Exports (Barrel/Day th)

287.000

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

829.303

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

21.122

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

671,084

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-71.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

20,804

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

2.4

2019

yearly

1982 - 2019

Tourist Arrival (Person)

2,096,889.000

Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2018

Tourist Arrival: Asia: Asean: Brunei (Person)

19,529.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2020

Tourist Arrival: Asia: Asean: Indonesia (Person)

291,578.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1989 - Dec 2019

Tourist Arrival: Asia: Asean: Singapore (Person)

811,862.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1989 - Dec 2019

Tourist Arrival: Asia: Asean: Thailand (Person)

66,374.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2020

Tourist Arrival: Asia: Eastern: China Incl Hong Kong & Macau (Person)

29,996.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2020

Tourist Receipts: Total (MYR mn)

86,143.500

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Tourist Expenditure: Total (MYR mn)

86,143.500

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

Number of Hotels (Unit)

3,403.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Number of Hotels Rooms (Unit)

259,698.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Average Length of Stay (Night)

7.400

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score)

5.174

2017

yearly

2006 - 2017

Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-39.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

-33.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

MIER: Business Condition Index (Cut off pt=100)

61.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2020

MIER: Consumer Sentiment Index (Cut off pt=100)

90.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Jun 2020

MIER: Employment Index (Cut off pt=100)

50.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Mar 2020

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (01Jan1977=100)

1,603.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1974 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

108.1

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

P/E ratio (NA)

21.380

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jul 2020

Bursa Malaysia: Market Capitalization (MYR bn)

1,703.509

Jul 2020

monthly

May 2000 - Jul 2020

Bursa Malaysia: Turnover: Value (MYR mn)

121,867.316

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jul 2020

Bursa Malaysia: Turnover: Volume (Share mn)

214,899.733

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jul 2020

Bursa Malaysia: PE Ratio: FTSE Composite Index (NA)

21.380

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jul 2020

Bursa Malaysia: Dividend Yield: FTSE Composite Index (% pa)

3.250

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2009 - Jul 2020

Bursa Malaysia: No of Companies: Total (Unit)

932.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1979 - Jul 2020

Funds Raised: Net: Private Sector: Shares (MYR mn)

0.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2020

Funds Raised: Net: Private Sector: Debt Securities (MYR mn)

3,021.842

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

13,308.716

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

24,956,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

109.860

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

6,433,300.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

42,413,400.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

20.405

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

134.526

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Information Technology Networked Readiness (Score)

4.911

2016

yearly

2012 - 2016

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

81,959,683.890

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

5,193,483.415

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Exports: Television (USD th)

1,991,261.426

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

54,448,628.230

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

4,349,026.546

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Imports: Television (USD th)

486,353.836

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Transportation: Port: Cargo Traffic (FWT th)

22,193.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2018

Passenger Carried: SBK MRT (Person)

4,178,686.000

Mar 2018

monthly

Jan 2017 - Mar 2018

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