Malaysia Household Debt: % of GDP

2002 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Malaysia household debt accounted for 93.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 82.9 % in the previous year. Malaysia household debt to GDP ratio is updated yearly, available from Dec 2002 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 93.3 % in Dec 2020 and a record low of 60.4 % in Dec 2008. CEIC calculates annual Household Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual Household Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Bank Negara Malaysia provides Household Debt in local currency. The Department of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008 with benchmark year 2015. 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 and prior to 2005 with benchmark year 2000.

In the latest reports, Malaysia Household Debt reached 328.7 USD bn in Dec 2020. Money Supply M2 in Malaysia increased 5.5 % YoY in Feb 2021. Malaysia Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 103.9 USD bn in Mar 2021. The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 5.5 Months of Import in Dec 2020. Malaysia Domestic Credit reached 560.0 USD bn in Mar 2021, representing an increased of 5.2 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 1.6 % in Feb 2021, compared with the ratio of 1.6 % in the previous month.

View Malaysia's Household Debt: % of GDP from 2002 to 2020 in the chart:

Malaysia Household Debt: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
93.3 2020 82.9 2019 60.4 2008 93.3 2020 % yearly 2002 - 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 12.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2020
Argentina (%) 5.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) 26.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 129.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2020
Austria (%) 54.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 9.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Belarus (%) 10.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 70.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (%) 11.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 29.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2020
Botswana (%) 23.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Brunei (%) 17.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 28.7 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Cambodia (%) 19.9 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Canada (%) 111.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2020
Chile (%) 41.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
China (%) 62.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Colombia (%) 23.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 40.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 107.3 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Czech Republic (%) 40.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 128.6 2018 yearly 1994 - 2018
Ecuador (%) 14.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 8.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) 42.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 54.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Dec 2020
Finland (%) 78.5 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
France (%) 71.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Georgia (%) 41.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) 58.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 64.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 90.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1982 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 24.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 83.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
India (%) 12.4 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 10.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Ireland (%) 39.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 44.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 57.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Japan (%) 65.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) 82.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 10.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 106.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Kosovo (%) 17.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (%) 1.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Latvia (%) 22.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Lithuania (%) 26.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 70.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 163.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (%) 28.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 0.3 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Malaysia (%) 93.3 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Malta (%) 49.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 20.6 Jun 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2018
Mexico (%) 17.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (%) 23.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 33.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 26.3 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 110.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 97.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 120.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 52.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 18.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 10.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2020
Poland (%) 35.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 81.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Romania (%) 19.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 20.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 14.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 22.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 67.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 49.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (%) 32.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 47.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 67.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 10.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Sweden (%) 98.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (%) 134.9 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Syria (%) 14.6 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011
Taiwan (%) 92.8 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Thailand (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Turkey (%) 17.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Ukraine (%) 4.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
United Arab Emirates (%) 103.0 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
United Kingdom (%) 96.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2020
United States (%) 69.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Uruguay (%) 10.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Venezuela (%) 3.4 2017 yearly 2004 - 2017

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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) 49,527.183 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Central Government Operations: ytd: Expenditure (MYR mn) 86,592.996 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Central Government Operations: ytd: Overall Balance (MYR mn) -37,065.813 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Mar 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) 4,910.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 24,911.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 31.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 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) 20,001.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 19.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 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) 1,446.053 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,910.918 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1976 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 4,330.909 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 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) 1,326.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 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) 3,421.683 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 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: Services: Net (MYR mn) -14,248.445 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc (MYR mn) -10,782.148 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - 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: Capital Account (MYR mn) -104.527 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: PI: Debit (MYR mn) 21,674.247 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: CA: GS: Services: Debit (MYR mn) 34,735.502 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Acc: Direct Investment (MYR mn) 759.837 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: Financial Acc: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (MYR mn) 12,762.838 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: Asset (MYR mn) -4,685.096 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 (MYR mn) -6,914.364 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: Other Investment (MYR mn) -3,682.669 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: Net Errors and Omissions (MYR mn) -10,810.491 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: Reserves Assets (MYR mn) 2,732.180 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Debit (MYR mn) 174,633.202 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: 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 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 93.3 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 7,080.676 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 132,585.457 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1969 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 502,721.478 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1969 - Mar 2021
M2 Growth (%) 6.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1970 - Mar 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 103,933.2 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 2.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1959 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 5.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 513,684.456 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 559,965.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 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) 447,193.214 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 3.93 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1997 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 134.11 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M3 (MYR mn) 2,088,401.616 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Mar 2021
Banking System: Demand Deposits (MYR mn) 329,103.228 Oct 2018 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 74.602 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 11.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 28.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021

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