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Malaysia Labour Force Participation Rate

2015 - 2017 | Monthly | % | Department of Statistics

Malaysia's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 67.9 % in Nov 2017, compared with 68.0 % in the previous month. Malaysia's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 2015 to Nov 2017, with an average rate of 67.8 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 68.1 % in Aug 2015 and a record low of 67.6 % in Dec 2016. Malaysia's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Department of Statistics.

In the latest reports, Malaysia's Population reached 32.0 million people in Dec 2017. Unemployment Rate of Malaysia dropped to 3.4 % in Nov 2017. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 802.8 USD in Nov 2017.

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What was Malaysia's Labour Force Participation Rate in Nov 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

67.9

Nov 2017

68.0

Oct 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018

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Labour Force Participation Rates

Series Details
Series ID

375443667

Name

Labour Force Participation Rates

Country

Malaysia

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Department of Statistics

First Date

Jan 2015

Last Date

Nov 2017

Last Updated

15 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

67.80

Variance

0.02

Standard deviation

0.14

Skewness

0.35

Kurtosis

-0.54

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

67.80

Max
Aug 2015

NaN

Min
Dec 2016

NaN

Previous observation
Oct 2017

68.00

Last observation
Nov 2017

67.90

Number of Observations

35

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

62.4

Dec 2017

62.7

Nov 2017

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

65.2

Dec 2017

65.4

Nov 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

71.9

Sep 2017

72.0

Jun 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

61.5

Sep 2017

60.9

Jun 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

65.4

Sep 2017

65.4

Jun 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Japan

60.6

Nov 2017

60.8

Oct 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

63.4

Sep 2017

63.4

Aug 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Austria

77.1

Sep 2017

76.3

Jun 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belgium

68.4

Sep 2017

67.6

Jun 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

56.5

Sep 2017

55.8

Jun 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

61.9

Sep 2017

61.4

Jun 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

60.6

Sep 2017

60.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.8

Sep 2017

63.7

Jun 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

65.2

Nov 2017

65.3

Oct 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Greece

59.9

Oct 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

62.3

Sep 2017

61.8

Jun 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

80.5

Nov 2017

82.0

Oct 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ireland

59.9

Jun 2017

59.8

Mar 2017

56.8

Mar 1998

64.7

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

69.5

Sep 2017

68.6

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

60.6

Sep 2017

60.8

Jun 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malta

71.1

Sep 2017

69.9

Jun 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

71.1

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.3

Nov 2017

68.3

Oct 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.9

Nov 2017

61.8

Oct 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

56.7

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

60.0

Nov 2017

59.7

Oct 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

59.3

Sep 2017

59.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Colombia

64.1

Sep 2017

64.8

Jun 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

56.6

Jun 2017

52.9

Mar 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovakia

60.1

Sep 2017

59.8

Jun 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

59.2

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.5

Nov 2017

59.5

Oct 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Spain

58.9

Sep 2017

58.8

Jun 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

71.9

Nov 2017

72.4

Oct 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.6

Sep 2017

68.3

Jun 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

63.1

Oct 2017

62.7

Sep 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

65.4

Nov 2017

65.0

Oct 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.1

Nov 2017

61.2

Oct 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

63.9

Nov 2017

63.7

Oct 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Korea

62.3

Dec 2017

63.2

Nov 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.9

Nov 2017

68.0

Oct 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

70.4

Nov 2017

70.8

Oct 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

70.6

Sep 2017

69.8

Jun 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

68.0

2016

68.3

2015

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sri Lanka

53.6

Sep 2017

53.9

Jun 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

58.9

Nov 2017

58.9

Oct 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Thailand

67.2

Dec 2017

68.3

Nov 2017

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

76.6

Mar 2017

76.8

Dec 2016

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Albania

58.7

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

63.4

Sep 2017

60.5

Jun 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.8

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

56.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

43.9

Sep 2017

44.1

Jun 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

61.1

Sep 2017

61.6

Jun 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

59.2

Sep 2017

60.2

Jun 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

56.4

Sep 2017

54.8

Jun 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

69.2

Nov 2017

69.4

Oct 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Serbia

55.3

Sep 2017

54.5

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.1

Oct 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

62.2

Sep 2017

61.9

Jun 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Sep 2017

59.9

Jun 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

38.9

Mar 2017

38.9

Dec 2016

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

52.7

2016

54.5

2015

31.9

1997

103.4

1986

%

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Business Confidence: Net Balance

3.1

Sep 2017

14.1

Jun 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

3,268.3

Sep 2017

1,944.3

Jun 2017

-1,041.3

Dec 2009

4,997.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Imports Growth

14.9

Nov 2017

20.2

Oct 2017

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Money Supply M2

410,497.26

Nov 2017

403,296.10

Oct 2017

1,214.71

Dec 1969

468,216.28

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

387.41

2022

355.82

2021

39.19

1990

387.41

2022

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

513,445.00

Dec 2016

263,043.00

Jun 2016

263,043.00

Jun 2016

614,664.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

14.50

2016

14.65

2015

0.59

1960

19.76

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Exports

35,363.00

2016

35,753.60

2015

15,150.00

1995

35,753.60

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

6.2

Sep 2017

5.8

Jun 2017

-5.8

Mar 2009

10.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

4.17

Sep 2017

3.95

Jun 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

6.4

Nov 2017

8.3

Oct 2017

-6.1

Apr 1999

33.3

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

129.9

2016

140.6

2015

51.8

1982

321.0

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

18,343.4

Nov 2017

15,915.2

Oct 2017

2,123.0

Feb 1990

18,791.7

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

4.35

Oct 2017

4.58

Sep 2017

0.82

Oct 2009

12.28

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

14,621.87

2022

13,539.83

2021

1,837.93

1986

14,621.87

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

390.00

2016

365.50

2015

263.40

2013

402.00

2008

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

8.02

2016

52.00

2015

7.77

2010

175.58

2008

USD th

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

11.1

Sep 2017

11.6

Jun 2017

7.1

Mar 1998

18.1

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Retail Sales Growth

12.2

Sep 2017

13.5

Jun 2017

4.5

Dec 2012

13.5

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Equity Market Index

1,796.8

Dec 2017

1,717.9

Nov 2017

58.6

Dec 1974

1,882.7

Jun 2014

01Jan1977=100

monthly

Jan 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Domestic Credit

445,381.2

Nov 2017

439,138.7

Oct 2017

29,565.4

Jul 1987

461,862.5

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1987 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.6

Nov 2017

1.6

Oct 2017

1.6

Apr 2015

9.5

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Dec 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals

2,129,013

Aug 2017

2,263,478

Jul 2017

149,524

Feb 1998

2,806,565

Dec 2013

Person

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Core CPI Change

2.35

Oct 2017

2.44

Sep 2017

1.96

Jul 2016

3.57

Jan 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

413.47

2022

387.48

2021

42.38

1990

413.47

2022

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

65,579.00

Dec 2016

31,102.00

Jun 2016

31,102.00

Jun 2016

140,150.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

670.00

2016

662.00

2015

564.70

2011

762.40

2004

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gold Production

4,732.00

2015

4,308.00

2014

2,489.00

2008

4,739.00

2003

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

32.0

2017

31.6

2016

4.9

1947

32.0

2017

Person mn

yearly

1947 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.0

Nov 2017

17.1

Oct 2017

14.1

May 2013

17.5

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

88.3

2016

89.0

2015

60.4

2008

89.0

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

3.43

May 2017

3.43

Apr 2017

2.11

Apr 2009

11.06

Jun 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Gold Reserves

1,500.00

Dec 2017

1,554.64

Nov 2017

0.00

Sep 1962

2,070.80

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Government Net Debt

917.43

2022

892.90

2021

90.56

1996

917.43

2022

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

514,545.00

Dec 2016

244,357.00

Jun 2016

244,357.00

Jun 2016

591,275.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

3.6

Sep 2017

4.5

Jun 2017

-10.4

Sep 2009

14.0

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Unemployment Rate

3.40

Nov 2017

3.50

Oct 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

1,815.8

Sep 2017

3,591.9

Jun 2017

-721.6

Mar 2009

7,569.7

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

3.91

Nov 2017

3.95

Oct 2017

3.10

Jan 2009

8.24

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Exports

19,472.9

Nov 2017

18,671.7

Oct 2017

2,195.5

Apr 1990

21,122.7

Feb 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-22.9

Sep 2017

-19.3

Jun 2017

-36.2

Dec 2015

33.4

Jun 1997

% Point

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

74.5

2016

72.3

2015

52.9

2010

74.5

2016

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

4.3

Nov 2017

4.7

Oct 2017

-9.4

May 2015

11.5

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Trade Balance

1,129.5

Nov 2017

2,756.5

Oct 2017

-680.5

Feb 1997

4,845.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tax Revenue

10,284.08

Sep 2017

9,128.03

Jun 2017

857.02

Mar 1982

15,294.07

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

37,962.70

2022

35,955.88

2021

3,300.22

1980

37,962.70

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.15

2016

4.04

2015

0.00

1970

4.15

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

3.5

Sep 2017

2.2

Jun 2017

-54.3

Jun 1998

38.2

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

4.077

Dec 2017

4.169

Nov 2017

2.122

Sep 1980

4.457

Dec 2016

MYR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

98,900.0

Dec 2017

98,353.2

Nov 2017

23,635.1

May 2001

136,760.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-11.1

Oct 2017

-1.2

Sep 2017

-76.3

Feb 1998

216.0

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non-Performing Loans

6,048.19

Nov 2017

6,093.44

Oct 2017

5,335.56

Nov 2015

14,609.23

May 2006

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.90

2022

4.90

2021

-7.36

1998

10.00

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

1.68

2012

0.00

2003

0.00

2003

16.00

1987

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2012

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.4

2016

-7.8

2015

-21.0

1981

6.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.4

Nov 2017

3.7

Oct 2017

-3.4

Jan 1959

24.0

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt

205,153.9

Sep 2017

202,572.4

Jun 2017

100,526.4

Mar 2009

232,985.3

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

95.0

Nov 2017

92.9

Oct 2017

90.7

Sep 2015

140.4

Mar 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross National Product

78,445.27

Sep 2017

74,186.02

Jun 2017

20,336.32

Mar 2000

84,367.25

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gross Savings Rate

28.4

Sep 2017

30.1

Jun 2017

26.5

Dec 2014

37.7

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.7

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
M2 Growth

4.6

Apr/2017

4.6

Mar/2017

0.9

Mar/2016

32.3

Jun/2005

%

monthly

Jan/1985 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

3.5

Nov 2017

3.5

Oct 2017

1.0

Mar 2011

13.5

Jan 1998

%

monthly

Jun 1959 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

45,867.01

Sep 2017

42,016.71

Jun 2017

5,878.67

Jun 1991

48,073.75

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Information Technology Networked Readiness

4.91

2016

4.85

2015

4.80

2012

4.91

2016

Score

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

410.50

Jun 2017

390.97

Mar 2017

0.29

Jun 1964

430.95

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Jun 1964 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Investment: % of GDP

24.0

Sep 2017

26.4

Jun 2017

16.0

Dec 2006

50.2

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Business Confidence Growth

19.2

Sep 2017

7.7

Jun 2017

-58.7

Mar 2009

64.9

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

4.1

Sep 2017

2.6

Jun 2017

-1.8

Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Policy Rate

3.00

Dec 2017

3.00

Nov 2017

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

19,997.34

Sep 2017

20,531.42

Jun 2017

3,997.11

Mar 1999

23,443.95

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

8.85

2022

8.19

2021

-8.64

1995

39.44

2008

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.75

2022

2.75

2021

2.44

1997

8.26

1986

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

2,314,736.75

2016

1,486,904.13

2015

136,557.35

1996

2,314,736.75

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

5.0

Nov 2017

3.4

Oct 2017

-4.6

May 2011

10.8

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Household Expenditure per Capita

2,874.74

2016

3,083.65

2014

1,434.29

2005

3,083.65

2014

USD

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

90,244.3

Sep 2017

89,317.2

Jun 2017

44,449.5

Mar 2009

115,022.8

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
P/E ratio

17.17

Dec 2017

16.08

Nov 2017

13.22

Sep 2011

21.03

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jul 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue

17,705

2015

22,009

2014

435

1981

22,009

2014

USD mn

yearly

1981 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

14,578,900.00

Nov 2017

14,581,700.00

Oct 2017

10,726,600.00

Mar 2009

14,581,700.00

Oct 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

0.2

Nov 2017

-1.8

Oct 2017

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.00

2022

3.00

2021

0.29

1988

9.70

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.29

2022

3.17

2021

-12.96

2009

20.70

1994

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Credit to Households

205.25

Jun 2017

196.88

Mar 2017

84.82

Mar 2006

226.56

Sep 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

5,267,038.20

2016

5,735,549.58

2015

1,923,235.48

1998

6,904,450.36

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

342,842.65

2016

280,330.83

2015

8,255.21

1998

342,842.65

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

43,912,600.00

2016

44,104,000.00

2015

0.00

1984

44,928,600.00

2014

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

829.22

2016

813.56

2015

46.08

1965

829.22

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

24,570,000.00

2016

24,012,700.00

2015

15,922,799.65

2009

24,570,000.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

98.08

2017

102.49

2016

62.83

2004

110.58

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

4.30

2016

27.32

2015

4.30

2016

29.56

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

106,075.43

2016

114,247.15

2015

7,284.34

1998

146,948.94

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

19.90

2016

16.88

2015

0.01

1975

19.90

2016

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

9,390.47

2016

9,509.04

2015

226.98

1961

11,014.10

2014

USD

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

57.0

Sep 2017

55.2

Jun 2017

39.8

Sep 1999

58.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Deposits

423,699.08

Nov 2017

416,720.90

Oct 2017

236,385.29

Jan 2007

494,306.68

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

42,300,924.87

2015

48,205,372.11

2014

28,332,828.84

2001

49,051,940.07

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

6,666,403.60

2016

6,549,757.12

2015

3,752,677.29

1998

9,172,193.28

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,901,065.34

2016

2,518,343.10

2015

1,289,923.86

2006

4,895,182.97

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

182.32

Jun 2017

181.53

Mar 2017

66.00

Mar 1999

182.32

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

5.56

Jun 2017

6.69

Mar 2017

0.63

Mar 2009

14.31

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

153.11

Jun 2017

152.36

Mar 2017

83.62

Mar 1999

153.30

Sep 2016

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.54

Jun 2017

2.31

Mar 2017

-3.26

Dec 2008

12.83

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,510,200.00

2016

4,489,500.00

2015

48,021.00

1960

4,709,564.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

141.17

2016

143.89

2015

0.00

1984

148.83

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

64,428.00

2016

63,433.00

2015

28,880.00

1995

65,421.00

2014

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

158,044.78

2016

150,808.02

2015

11,112.75

1998

158,044.78

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

109,209,749.00

2015

93,631,453.00

2014

84,559,081.00

2009

109,209,749.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

161,388.9

Sep 2017

158,146.0

Jun 2017

6,874.2

Mar 1978

178,369.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Monthly Earnings

803

Nov 2017

795

Oct 2017

684

Sep 2015

915

Dec 2013

USD

monthly

Jan 2013 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Nominal GDP

80,468.5

Sep 2017

76,068.6

Jun 2017

11,419.6

Jun 1991

87,335.1

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Household Income per Capita

4,571.17

2016

5,131.31

2014

2,100.51

2002

5,131.31

2014

USD

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

2,938.9

Sep 2017

2,225.8

Jun 2017

318.7

Jun 2013

12,293.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Electricity Production

12,799

Sep 2017

13,543

Aug 2017

1,528

Feb 1989

13,577

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

30.6

2016

30.4

2015

23.2

2010

33.3

2013

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

30.5

Nov 2017

31.0

Oct 2017

28.9

Sep 1998

43.4

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Debt

262,299.0

2016

263,987.3

2015

64,000.0

2002

293,521.7

2014

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

47,041

Oct 2017

40,981

Sep 2017

6,872

Feb 1998

69,371

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jul 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.6

Nov 2017

5.8

Oct 2017

3.7

Mar 2001

12.0

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

858.31

Sep 2017

4,344.81

Jun 2017

-15,310.62

Sep 2008

17,134.03

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Exports Growth

14.2

Nov 2017

18.8

Oct 2017

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

-4.0

2015

10.0

2014

-17.4

2003

63.8

1994

%

yearly

1982 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

9.91

Sep 2017

10.28

Jun 2017

-12.94

Jun 2009

21.97

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

8,964.97

Sep 2017

8,851.52

Jun 2017

1,242.29

Mar 1991

14,868.69

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M1

97,111.08

Nov 2017

95,332.11

Oct 2017

603.52

Apr 1970

104,331.23

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

31.95

Sep 2017

31.58

Jun 2017

28.63

Sep 2015

46.06

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Global Competitiveness Index

5.17

2017

5.16

2016

4.87

2009

5.23

2015

Score

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

34.19

2022

33.77

2021

13.88

1980

34.19

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

13,308.72

2015

12,589.46

2014

7,414.53

2005

13,308.72

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

13.30

Jun 2017

13.30

Mar 2017

10.30

Jun 2008

20.90

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

60,162,882.04

2015

67,263,352.51

2014

45,315,784.63

2001

69,241,650.21

2007

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017