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Malaysia Labour Force Participation Rate

2015 - 2017 | Monthly | % | Department of Statistics

Malaysia's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 67.8 % in Aug 2017, compared with 67.7 % in the previous month. Malaysia's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 2015 to Aug 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 Aug 2017. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 781.7 USD in Aug 2017.

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

67.8

Aug 2017

67.7

Jul 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017

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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

Sep 2017

Last Updated

09 Nov 2017

Statistics
Mean

67.79

Variance

0.02

Standard deviation

0.14

Skewness

0.49

Kurtosis

-0.30

Coefficient variation

0.00

Median

67.80

Max
Aug 2015

68.10

Min
Dec 2016

67.60

Previous observation
Aug 2017

67.80

Last observation
Sep 2017

67.90

Number of Observations

33

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More Countries for Labour Force Participation Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

63.0

Sep 2017

63.0

Aug 2017

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Canada

65.5

Sep 2017

66.9

Aug 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
France

72.0

Jun 2017

71.5

Mar 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Germany

60.9

Jun 2017

60.8

Mar 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.3

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

65.4

Jun 2017

65.3

Mar 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

60.9

Aug 2017

60.8

Jul 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Kingdom

63.5

Jul 2017

63.7

Jun 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Austria

76.3

Jun 2017

75.5

Mar 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belgium

67.6

Jun 2017

67.5

Mar 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bulgaria

55.8

Jun 2017

53.7

Mar 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

55.8

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Cyprus

61.4

Jun 2017

61.5

Mar 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

60.0

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.2

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.7

Jun 2017

62.2

Mar 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Finland

65.0

Sep 2017

65.7

Aug 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

60.0

Jul 2017

59.8

Jun 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Hungary

62.3

Sep 2017

61.8

Jun 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Iceland

79.6

Sep 2017

82.8

Aug 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

68.6

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

68.6

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Lithuania

60.8

Jun 2017

60.3

Mar 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Argentina

61.0

2016

61.0

2015

57.5

1992

62.2

2005

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malta

69.9

Jun 2017

68.7

Mar 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

70.0

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.1

Sep 2017

68.7

Aug 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Norway

64.8

2016

64.9

2015

61.5

1993

67.2

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.8

Aug 2017

61.8

Jul 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.8

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Poland

56.7

Jun 2017

56.2

Mar 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Chile

59.5

Aug 2017

59.5

Jul 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Portugal

59.0

Jun 2017

58.5

Mar 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

64.8

Jun 2017

63.8

Mar 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Romania

52.9

Mar 2017

53.2

Dec 2016

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Slovakia

59.8

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

58.1

Jun 2017

57.7

Mar 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

64.3

2016

64.2

2015

63.7

1990

71.0

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.1

Sep 2017

59.0

Aug 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 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

72.6

Sep 2017

73.4

Aug 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.3

Jun 2017

68.4

Mar 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

61.6

Aug 2017

63.1

Jul 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 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

2016

41.8

2015

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

65.1

Sep 2017

64.8

Aug 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bangladesh

62.2

2016

62.2

2015

62.1

2014

75.6

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brunei

63.4

2016

63.5

2015

63.4

2016

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

68.8

2016

69.2

2015

64.3

1990

71.0

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

70.8

2016

70.9

2015

70.8

2016

79.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Botswana

77.5

2016

77.4

2015

73.5

1990

77.5

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.3

Sep 2017

61.4

Aug 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
India

53.8

2016

53.7

2015

53.7

2014

60.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Israel

64.1

Aug 2017

64.5

Jul 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Indonesia

69.0

Feb 2017

66.3

Aug 2016

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2017

Updated on May 2017
Jordan

40.1

2016

40.0

2015

39.2

1990

43.1

2009

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Korea

63.4

Sep 2017

63.3

Aug 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Malawi

81.1

2016

81.0

2015

77.0

1998

82.7

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.8

Aug 2017

67.7

Jul 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Laos

77.6

2016

77.4

2015

77.2

2014

81.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

71.0

Sep 2017

71.5

Aug 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Myanmar

77.8

2016

78.0

2015

76.1

1990

78.5

2009

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

83.0

2016

83.0

2015

83.0

2016

87.0

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

69.8

Jun 2017

71.0

Mar 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Pakistan

54.1

2016

53.9

2015

49.2

1995

54.2

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

60.6

Jul 2017

61.4

Apr 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Singapore

68.0

2016

68.3

2015

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sri Lanka

53.9

Jun 2017

54.7

Mar 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Taiwan

58.9

Sep 2017

59.0

Aug 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Thailand

67.4

Sep 2017

68.0

Aug 2017

67.4

Sep 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

58.1

Jun 2017

57.3

Mar 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

60.5

Jun 2017

58.9

Mar 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

65.2

2016

65.0

2015

60.9

1990

65.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

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

51.7

Jun 2017

50.6

Mar 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.5

Jun 2017

69.4

Mar 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kyrgyzstan

62.4

2015

62.4

2014

62.4

2015

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Macedonia

56.9

Jun 2017

56.7

Mar 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

44.1

Jun 2017

40.3

Mar 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mongolia

61.6

Jun 2017

59.5

Mar 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Mauritius

60.2

Jun 2017

59.2

Mar 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

54.8

Jun 2017

53.9

Mar 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

55.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

69.6

Sep 2017

69.6

Aug 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Serbia

54.5

Jun 2017

51.8

Mar 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

54.5

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tajikistan

47.7

2015

47.8

2014

47.7

2015

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.7

Jul 2017

53.4

Jun 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Ukraine

61.9

Jun 2017

61.4

Mar 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

47.7

Jun 2017

47.5

Mar 2017

46.0

Dec 2016

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nigeria

56.4

2016

56.3

2015

54.8

2004

57.0

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oman

69.2

2016

69.1

2015

54.9

2001

69.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

54.5

2016

54.8

2015

50.1

1999

54.8

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Jun 2017

60.5

Mar 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sudan

48.2

2016

48.1

2015

47.9

2011

52.6

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.7

2016

41.7

2015

41.7

2016

53.2

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

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

79.5

2016

80.1

2015

72.8

1990

80.8

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

68.7

2016

69.2

2015

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

67.0

2016

67.0

2015

66.4

1998

67.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2016

57.4

2015

56.3

2002

57.5

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kenya

67.2

2016

67.1

2015

64.8

2005

75.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

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

2016

47.0

2015

42.5

1990

47.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

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

14.1

Jun 2017

12.7

Mar 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

1,944.3

Jun 2017

2,459.9

Mar 2017

-1,041.3

Dec 2009

4,997.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports Growth

23.0

Aug 2017

21.3

Jul 2017

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

392,044.01

Aug 2017

389,018.24

Jul 2017

1,214.71

Dec 1969

468,216.28

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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

5.8

Jun 2017

5.6

Mar 2017

-5.8

Mar 2009

10.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

3.95

Jun 2017

3.72

Mar 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

9.0

Aug 2017

8.6

Jul 2017

-6.1

Apr 1999

33.3

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

16,668.2

Aug 2017

15,822.3

Jul 2017

2,123.0

Feb 1990

18,791.7

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

4.33

Aug 2017

4.18

Jul 2017

0.82

Oct 2009

12.28

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

13,958.11

2022

13,023.59

2021

1,837.93

1986

13,958.11

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

11.6

Jun 2017

11.2

Mar 2017

7.1

Mar 1998

18.1

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Retail Sales Growth

13.5

Jun 2017

10.1

Mar 2017

4.5

Dec 2012

13.5

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Equity Market Index

1,755.6

Sep 2017

1,773.2

Aug 2017

58.6

Dec 1974

1,882.7

Jun 2014

01Jan1977=100

monthly

Jan 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

429,382.0

Aug 2017

427,682.7

Jul 2017

29,565.4

Jul 1987

461,862.5

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1987 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.7

Aug 2017

1.7

Jul 2017

1.6

Apr 2015

9.5

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Visitor Arrivals

2,039,016

May 2017

2,145,734

Apr 2017

149,524

Feb 1998

2,806,565

Dec 2013

Person

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Core CPI Change

2.44

Aug 2017

2.63

Jul 2017

1.96

Jul 2016

3.57

Jan 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

17.2

Aug 2017

17.5

Jul 2017

14.1

May 2013

17.5

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

1,515.97

Aug 2017

1,528.76

Jul 2017

0.00

Sep 1962

2,070.80

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
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

4.5

Jun 2017

5.5

Mar 2017

-10.4

Sep 2009

14.0

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Unemployment Rate

3.40

Aug 2017

3.50

Jul 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

3,591.9

Jun 2017

602.4

Mar 2017

-721.6

Mar 2009

7,569.7

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

3.93

Sep 2017

3.90

Aug 2017

3.10

Jan 2009

8.24

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports

18,728.9

Aug 2017

19,028.2

Jul 2017

2,195.5

Apr 1990

21,122.7

Feb 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

6.7

Aug 2017

7.1

Jul 2017

-9.4

May 2015

11.5

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Trade Balance

2,060.7

Aug 2017

3,205.9

Jul 2017

-680.5

Feb 1997

4,845.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tax Revenue

9,128.03

Jun 2017

8,466.50

Mar 2017

857.02

Mar 1982

15,294.07

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

36,966.72

2022

35,142.09

2021

3,300.22

1980

36,966.72

2022

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

4.209

Sep 2017

4.282

Aug 2017

2.122

Sep 1980

4.457

Dec 2016

MYR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

97,700.0

Sep 2017

97,069.6

Aug 2017

23,635.1

May 2001

136,760.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-6.7

Aug 2017

-1.4

Jul 2017

-76.3

Feb 1998

216.0

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Non-Performing Loans

6,066.37

Aug 2017

6,087.21

Jul 2017

5,335.56

Nov 2015

14,609.23

May 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.80

2022

4.80

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

-7.8

2015

-6.0

2014

-21.0

1981

6.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

4.3

Sep 2017

3.7

Aug 2017

-3.4

Jan 1959

24.0

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
External Debt

202,572.4

Jun 2017

201,872.9

Mar 2017

100,526.4

Mar 2009

232,985.3

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

92.1

Sep 2017

91.6

Aug 2017

90.7

Sep 2015

140.4

Mar 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Gross National Product

74,186.02

Jun 2017

70,824.25

Mar 2017

20,336.32

Mar 2000

84,367.25

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Gross Savings Rate

30.1

Jun 2017

30.0

Mar 2017

26.5

Dec 2014

37.7

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

2.9

Jun 2017

1.6

Mar 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 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

Aug 2017

3.5

Jul 2017

1.0

Mar 2011

13.5

Jan 1998

%

monthly

Jun 1959 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

42,016.71

Jun 2017

40,491.86

Mar 2017

5,878.67

Jun 1991

48,073.75

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 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

390.96

Mar 2017

380.40

Dec 2016

0.29

Jun 1964

430.95

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Jun 1964 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Investment: % of GDP

26.4

Jun 2017

27.5

Mar 2017

16.0

Dec 2006

50.2

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Business Confidence Growth

7.7

Jun 2017

19.8

Mar 2017

-58.7

Mar 2009

64.9

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.6

Jun 2017

3.4

Mar 2017

-1.8

Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

3.00

Sep 2017

3.00

Aug 2017

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

20,531.42

Jun 2017

19,224.58

Mar 2017

3,997.11

Mar 1999

23,443.95

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 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

6.8

Aug 2017

6.0

Jul 2017

-4.6

May 2011

10.8

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
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

89,317.2

Jun 2017

91,047.4

Mar 2017

44,449.5

Mar 2009

115,022.8

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
P/E ratio

17.06

Sep 2017

17.26

Aug 2017

13.22

Sep 2011

21.03

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jul 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue

17,705

2015

22,009

2014

435

1981

22,009

2014

USD mn

yearly

1981 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

14,513,400.00

Aug 2017

14,497,400.00

Jul 2017

10,726,600.00

Mar 2009

14,519,900.00

Jun 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 2009 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-14.8

Sep 2017

-1.0

Aug 2017

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 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

196.88

Mar 2017

192.61

Dec 2016

84.82

Mar 2006

226.56

Sep 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 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
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

55.2

Jun 2017

55.4

Mar 2017

39.8

Sep 1999

58.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Deposits

405,909.40

Aug 2017

402,542.63

Jul 2017

236,385.29

Jan 2007

494,306.68

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

171.31

Dec 2016

172.58

Sep 2016

65.76

Mar 1999

172.58

Sep 2016

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

5.55

Dec 2016

6.89

Sep 2016

0.70

Mar 2009

12.23

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index

147.07

Dec 2016

149.66

Sep 2016

83.33

Mar 1999

149.66

Sep 2016

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

3.80

Dec 2016

5.47

Sep 2016

-3.26

Dec 2008

10.78

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 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

158,146.0

Jun 2017

149,535.7

Mar 2017

6,874.2

Mar 1978

178,369.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Monthly Earnings

782

Aug 2017

778

Jul 2017

684

Sep 2015

915

Dec 2013

USD

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nominal GDP

76,068.6

Jun 2017

73,046.5

Mar 2017

11,419.6

Jun 1991

87,335.1

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Household Income per Capita

4,820.58

2016

5,131.31

2014

2,100.51

2002

5,131.31

2014

USD

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

2,225.8

Jun 2017

1,185.8

Mar 2017

318.7

Jun 2013

12,293.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Electricity Production

13,577

Jul 2017

12,706

Jun 2017

1,528

Feb 1989

13,577

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 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

31.0

Aug 2017

31.0

Jul 2017

28.9

Sep 1998

43.4

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 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

51,720

Aug 2017

48,553

Jul 2017

6,872

Feb 1998

69,371

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jul 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.7

Aug 2017

5.8

Jul 2017

3.7

Mar 2001

12.0

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

4,344.81

Jun 2017

-5,149.73

Mar 2017

-15,310.62

Sep 2008

17,134.03

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports Growth

21.4

Aug 2017

31.1

Jul 2017

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-4.0

2015

10.0

2014

-17.4

2003

63.8

1994

%

yearly

1982 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

10.28

Jun 2017

11.61

Mar 2017

-12.94

Jun 2009

21.97

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

8,851.52

Jun 2017

8,193.52

Mar 2017

1,242.29

Mar 1991

14,868.69

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Money Supply M1

91,953.18

Aug 2017

91,608.67

Jul 2017

603.52

Apr 1970

104,331.23

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

31.58

Jun 2017

30.58

Mar 2017

28.63

Sep 2015

46.06

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Population

35.03

2022

34.45

2021

13.88

1980

35.03

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

Mar 2017

13.50

Dec 2016

10.30

Jun 2008

20.90

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 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