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Malaysia Labour Productivity Growth

2001 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

Malaysia's Labour Productivity dropped by 3.60 % YoY in Dec 2017, compared with a growth of 4.14 % in the previous quarter. Malaysia's Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2001 to Dec 2017, averaging at 3.07 %. The data reached an all-time high of 7.69 % in Dec 2002 and a record low of -7.79 % in Mar 2009. CEIC calculates Labour Productivity Growth from quarterly Real GDP and quarterly Employment. The Department of Statistics provides Real GDP in local currency at 2010 prices, and Employment. Labour Productivity Growth prior to Q1 2011 is calculated from Real GDP at 2005 prices and prior to Q1 2006 from Real GDP at 2000 prices.

In the latest reports, Malaysia's Population reached 32.05 million people in Dec 2017. Its Unemployment Rate remained the same at 3.30 % in Jan 2018. Monthly Earnings of Malaysia stood at 884.05 USD in Jan 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 68.20 % in Jan 2018.

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What was Malaysia's Labour Productivity Growth in Dec 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

3.60

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 20 Mar 2018

View Malaysia's Labour Productivity Growth from Mar 2001 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

Labour Productivity Growth Malaysia

Series Details
Series ID

356371602

Name

Labour Productivity Growth Malaysia

Country

Malaysia

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Mar 2001

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

20 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

2.218253665294118

Variance

9.916260175821101

Standard deviation

3.1490093959563064

Skewness

-0.8835405630233084

Kurtosis

1.1480199754976095

Coefficient variation

1.4195894027921192

Median

3.07

Max
Dec 2002

7.69

Min
Mar 2009

-7.79

Previous observation
Sep 2017

4.14

Last observation
Dec 2017

3.60

Number of Observations

68

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-3.18

Dec 2017

-0.76

Sep 2017

-6.70

Jun 2016

10.15

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Algeria

0.10

2017

2.85

2016

-6.45

1997

6.98

2000

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Argentina

0.10

2017

-1.76

2016

-10.02

2002

11.04

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Armenia

12.05

Dec 2017

2.33

Sep 2017

-15.55

Dec 2009

15.01

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

-1.02

Dec 2017

0.27

Sep 2017

-4.24

Jun 1986

6.23

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Austria

1.69

Dec 2017

2.54

Sep 2017

-5.26

Jun 2009

4.34

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Azerbaijan

-2.54

Sep 2017

-2.79

Jun 2017

-4.77

Dec 2011

15.04

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

2.79

Jun 2017

0.83

Mar 2017

-27.85

Jun 2009

18.57

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Belarus

4.93

Dec 2017

3.91

Sep 2017

-3.30

Dec 2015

10.80

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Belgium

1.05

Dec 2017

-0.03

Sep 2017

-4.27

Jun 2009

3.20

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bolivia

-4.04

2016

11.75

2015

-6.34

2003

11.75

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-22
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.12

2017

5.85

2016

-0.69

2012

5.85

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Brazil

1.16

2017

-1.43

2016

-4.52

1992

6.07

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Bulgaria

0.66

Dec 2017

1.09

Sep 2017

-3.35

Mar 2009

8.51

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cambodia

5.66

2015

3.32

2014

-8.51

2009

9.89

2012

%

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-02
Canada

0.80

Dec 2017

1.00

Sep 2017

-2.22

Dec 1986

3.63

Dec 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Chile

1.12

Dec 2017

0.26

Sep 2017

-3.11

Dec 1998

10.45

Dec 1991

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
China

6.85

2017

6.49

2016

-26.45

1961

15.12

1970

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

1.45

Dec 2017

1.14

Sep 2017

-5.86

Dec 2009

14.58

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Croatia

0.03

Sep 2017

1.38

Jun 2017

-10.51

Mar 2009

5.34

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Cyprus

1.34

Dec 2017

0.41

Sep 2017

-4.46

Dec 2012

4.35

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Czech Republic

3.95

Dec 2017

2.72

Sep 2017

-4.65

Jun 2009

6.23

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Denmark

0.94

Dec 2017

1.11

Sep 2017

-6.42

Dec 2008

6.18

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Ecuador

-3.01

2017

-4.17

2016

-7.84

2000

7.10

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Egypt

2.02

Sep 2017

2.08

Jun 2017

-1.90

Mar 2011

9.53

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Estonia

-0.63

Dec 2017

1.63

Sep 2017

-11.13

Dec 2008

13.06

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

1.00

Sep 2017

0.62

Jun 2017

-4.52

Mar 2009

4.08

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Finland

-0.17

Dec 2017

1.62

Sep 2017

-8.12

Mar 2009

6.70

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
France

0.53

2016

0.85

2015

-1.83

2009

3.72

1988

%

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Georgia

3.82

2016

0.87

2015

-6.80

2009

21.77

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Germany

0.84

Dec 2017

0.69

Sep 2017

-8.09

Jun 2009

4.58

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Greece

-0.61

Dec 2017

-0.86

Sep 2017

-6.63

Mar 2009

6.19

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Hong Kong

1.69

Dec 2017

2.31

Sep 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Hungary

3.53

Dec 2017

2.53

Sep 2017

-5.95

Jun 2009

6.35

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Iceland

0.10

Dec 2017

3.43

Sep 2017

-6.02

Jun 2010

11.56

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
India

5.32

2017

4.90

2016

1.22

2002

9.66

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Indonesia

2.80

2017

1.85

2016

1.50

2014

5.56

2013

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Iran

1.97

2017

5.39

2016

-8.33

2012

8.31

2007

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ireland

3.85

Jun 2017

1.77

Mar 2017

-6.69

Dec 2008

24.87

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Israel

0.72

Dec 2017

0.02

Sep 2017

-1.56

Jun 2014

3.84

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Italy

0.41

Sep 2017

0.82

Jun 2017

-6.63

Mar 2009

3.81

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ivory Coast

3.84

2017

4.45

2016

-7.01

2011

8.07

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Japan

0.66

Dec 2017

0.41

Sep 2017

-8.22

Mar 2009

5.53

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Jordan

-1.92

2015

0.57

2014

-5.27

2003

8.38

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-29
Kazakhstan

4.20

Sep 2017

4.29

Jun 2017

-3.22

Jun 2009

11.42

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

0.27

2016

-0.47

2015

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kuwait

-1.43

2017

0.33

2016

-14.22

2009

89.38

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kyrgyzstan

3.79

2016

1.72

2015

-18.09

1994

12.05

2013

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-23
Latvia

2.82

Dec 2017

4.90

Sep 2017

-4.97

Sep 2008

12.16

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Lithuania

4.37

Dec 2017

3.99

Sep 2017

-8.70

Jun 2009

11.62

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Luxembourg

-1.78

Dec 2017

-0.19

Sep 2017

-9.64

Dec 2008

7.43

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Macau

10.67

Dec 2017

9.91

Sep 2017

-27.35

Jun 2015

46.79

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Macedonia

-0.74

Dec 2017

-1.92

Sep 2017

-11.55

Dec 2005

11.18

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Malawi

1.05

2017

-1.16

2016

-10.92

1994

16.16

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Malaysia

3.60

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 20 Mar 2018
Malta

-0.79

Dec 2017

4.34

Sep 2017

-4.75

Jun 2009

8.37

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

2.51

Sep 2017

2.15

Jun 2017

-2.25

Jun 2010

8.75

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

1.12

Mar 2017

2.18

Dec 2016

-8.39

Jun 2009

5.12

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Moldova

4.44

Dec 2017

8.25

Sep 2017

-8.09

Dec 2015

27.04

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Mongolia

-7.49

Dec 2017

2.57

Sep 2017

-7.99

Sep 2009

25.34

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Montenegro

4.14

Dec 2017

1.47

Sep 2017

-7.10

Mar 2012

11.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Morocco

1.85

2016

4.23

2015

0.83

2002

6.78

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Myanmar

6.00

2017

4.84

2016

3.22

1997

12.00

2005

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Netherlands

1.12

Dec 2017

1.28

Sep 2017

-5.52

Mar 2009

3.49

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
New Zealand

-0.46

Dec 2017

-0.64

Sep 2017

-3.11

Mar 2017

9.37

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Nigeria

1.96

Sep 2017

-1.16

Jun 2017

-3.81

Sep 2016

4.54

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Norway

0.63

Dec 2017

3.34

Sep 2017

-4.54

Mar 2008

6.86

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Oman

-3.04

2016

-2.40

2015

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Pakistan

3.09

2015

4.79

2014

-3.38

2006

4.79

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-19
Peru

2.24

2016

2.51

2015

-2.35

2003

7.17

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

8.42

2017

2.09

2016

-11.68

1985

8.42

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Poland

3.88

Dec 2017

3.59

Sep 2017

-0.56

Dec 2008

15.79

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Portugal

-1.06

Dec 2017

-0.64

Sep 2017

-1.27

Jun 2014

2.23

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Qatar

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
Romania

5.06

Dec 2017

6.04

Sep 2017

-6.41

Jun 2009

11.94

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Russia

1.14

Dec 2017

2.96

Sep 2017

-8.29

Jun 2009

8.71

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Saudi Arabia

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-29
Singapore

3.80

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

-14.10

Mar 2009

15.10

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Slovakia

2.34

Dec 2017

1.77

Sep 2017

-5.71

Mar 2009

10.72

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Slovenia

3.15

Dec 2017

1.75

Sep 2017

-8.48

Jun 2009

9.37

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
South Africa

0.82

Dec 2017

-0.94

Sep 2017

-3.84

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
South Korea

1.78

Dec 2017

2.71

Sep 2017

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Spain

0.42

Dec 2017

0.24

Sep 2017

-0.91

Dec 2004

3.22

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Sri Lanka

-0.44

Dec 2017

0.80

Sep 2017

-1.06

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Sudan

3.29

2010

11.96

2009

-9.26

2008

25.55

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2010

Updated on 2018-03-14
Sweden

0.72

Dec 2017

-0.15

Sep 2017

-5.34

Dec 2008

6.38

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Switzerland

1.48

Dec 2017

0.40

Sep 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Syria

-5.39

2017

-9.32

2016

-17.31

2013

8.16

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Taiwan

2.46

Dec 2017

2.39

Sep 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Tajikistan

6.62

2016

3.59

2015

-26.69

1992

9.28

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Thailand

4.58

Dec 2017

6.04

Sep 2017

-6.07

Mar 2009

13.38

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Tunisia

0.21

2016

1.46

2015

-1.05

2002

3.94

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-12
Turkey

1.68

Dec 2017

6.51

Sep 2017

-13.78

Mar 2009

8.34

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Ukraine

3.21

Dec 2017

3.05

Sep 2017

-16.74

Mar 2009

13.03

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

2.39

2016

-0.42

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
United Kingdom

0.22

Dec 2017

0.81

Sep 2017

-4.86

Mar 2009

7.97

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
United States

1.36

Dec 2017

0.90

Sep 2017

-2.65

Mar 1974

9.72

Dec 1950

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Uruguay

7.18

2010

2.07

2009

-17.92

2006

11.14

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2018-03-19
Venezuela

-8.85

2017

-19.07

2016

-19.07

2016

14.44

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Vietnam

6.42

2016

6.29

2015

3.74

2006

26.48

2008

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Yemen

0.27

2010

1.23

2009

-8.93

2005

1.27

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2018-03-26

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

50.8

2017

52.7

2016

31.9

1997

103.4

1986

%

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Business Confidence: Net Balance

1.5

Dec 2017

3.1

Sep 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Direct Investment

1,392.9

Dec 2017

3,268.3

Sep 2017

-1,041.3

Dec 2009

4,997.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Imports Growth

-3.2

Feb 2018

11.0

Jan 2018

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Money Supply M2

444,731.16

Feb 2018

437,634.64

Jan 2018

1,214.71

Dec 1969

468,216.28

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Government Revenue

387.41

2022

355.82

2021

39.19

1990

387.41

2022

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Production

460,140.00

Dec 2017

545,333.00

Dec 2016

263,043.00

Jun 2016

614,664.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Teledensity: Fixed Line

14.50

2016

14.65

2015

0.59

1960

19.76

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
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 2017-06-13
Real GDP Growth

5.9

Dec 2017

6.2

Sep 2017

-5.8

Mar 2009

10.3

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Domestic Credit Growth

5.4

Feb 2018

5.6

Jan 2018

-6.1

Apr 1999

33.3

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

135.0

2017

129.9

2016

51.8

1982

321.0

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Imports

17,780.2

Feb 2018

18,569.8

Jan 2018

2,123.0

Feb 1990

18,791.7

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.97

Feb 2018

3.79

Jan 2018

0.82

Oct 2009

12.28

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
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 2017-10-10
Crude Oil: Exports

390.00

2016

365.50

2015

263.40

2013

402.00

2008

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

8.02

2016

52.00

2015

7.77

2010

175.58

2008

USD th

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

14.5

Dec 2017

11.1

Sep 2017

7.1

Mar 1998

18.1

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Retail Sales Growth

10.4

Dec 2017

12.2

Sep 2017

4.5

Dec 2012

13.5

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Equity Market Index

1,863.5

Mar 2018

1,856.2

Feb 2018

58.6

Dec 1974

1,882.7

Jun 2014

01Jan1977=100

monthly

Jan 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Domestic Credit

482,068.9

Feb 2018

474,595.3

Jan 2018

29,565.4

Jul 1987

482,068.9

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1987 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.6

Feb 2018

1.5

Jan 2018

1.5

Jan 2018

9.5

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Dec 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Visitor Arrivals

2,435,564

Dec 2017

2,007,965

Nov 2017

149,524

Feb 1998

2,806,565

Dec 2013

Person

monthly

Jan 1989 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Core CPI Change

1.81

Feb 2018

2.16

Jan 2018

1.81

Feb 2018

3.57

Jan 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Government Expenditure

413.47

2022

387.48

2021

42.38

1990

413.47

2022

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

71,405.69

Dec 2017

65,579.00

Dec 2016

31,102.00

Jun 2016

140,150.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Crude Oil: Production

670.00

2016

662.00

2015

564.70

2011

762.40

2004

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Gold Production

4,732.00

2015

4,308.00

2014

2,489.00

2008

4,739.00

2003

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Population

32.0

2017

31.6

2016

4.9

1947

32.0

2017

Person mn

yearly

1947 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.5

Feb 2018

17.4

Jan 2018

14.1

May 2013

17.5

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

84.3

2017

88.3

2016

60.4

2008

89.0

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
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 2017-06-01
Gold Reserves

1,600.00

Mar 2018

1,568.43

Feb 2018

0.00

Sep 1962

2,070.80

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Forecast: Government Net Debt

917.43

2022

892.90

2021

90.56

1996

917.43

2022

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

519,690.45

Dec 2017

514,545.00

Dec 2016

244,357.00

Jun 2016

591,275.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

2.7

Dec 2017

3.6

Sep 2017

-10.4

Sep 2009

14.0

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Unemployment Rate

3.30

Jan 2018

3.30

Dec 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jan 2018

Updated on Mar 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

177.6

Dec 2017

1,815.8

Sep 2017

-721.6

Mar 2009

7,569.7

Sep 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Long Term Interest Rate

3.95

Mar 2018

4.04

Feb 2018

3.10

Jan 2009

8.24

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Total Exports

19,782.5

Feb 2018

21,482.3

Jan 2018

2,195.5

Apr 1990

21,482.3

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-17.4

Dec 2017

-22.9

Sep 2017

-36.2

Dec 2015

33.4

Jun 1997

% Point

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
External Debt: % of GDP

65.3

2017

74.5

2016

52.9

2010

74.5

2016

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Producer Price Index Growth

-3.4

Feb 2018

-1.2

Jan 2018

-9.4

May 2015

11.5

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Trade Balance

2,002.3

Feb 2018

2,912.4

Jan 2018

-680.5

Feb 1997

4,845.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
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 2018-03-20
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 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.15

2016

4.04

2015

0.00

1970

4.15

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Consumer Confidence Growth

12.8

Dec 2017

3.5

Sep 2017

-54.3

Jun 1998

38.2

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Exchange Rate against USD

3.901

Mar 2018

3.910

Feb 2018

2.122

Sep 1980

4.457

Dec 2016

MYR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves

104,200.0

Mar 2018

100,180.9

Feb 2018

23,635.1

May 2001

136,760.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-8.0

Dec 2017

-2.2

Nov 2017

-76.3

Feb 1998

216.0

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Non-Performing Loans

6,340.17

Feb 2018

6,168.95

Jan 2018

5,335.56

Nov 2015

14,609.23

May 2006

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.90

2022

4.90

2021

-7.36

1998

10.00

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2018-03-20
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.4

Feb 2018

2.7

Jan 2018

-3.4

Jan 1959

24.0

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
External Debt

212,441.7

Dec 2017

205,153.9

Sep 2017

100,526.4

Mar 2009

232,985.3

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Real Effective Exchange Rate

98.5

Feb 2018

97.3

Jan 2018

90.7

Sep 2015

140.4

Mar 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Gross National Product

83,263.14

Dec 2017

78,423.43

Sep 2017

20,336.32

Mar 2000

84,367.25

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Gross Savings Rate

28.4

Dec 2017

28.4

Sep 2017

26.5

Dec 2014

37.7

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.2

Jan 2018

68.1

Dec 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.2

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.6

Dec 2017

3.7

Sep 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
M2 Growth

4.9

Feb 2018

4.7

Jan 2018

0.9

Mar 2016

32.3

Jun 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1985 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

3.5

Feb 2018

3.5

Jan 2018

1.0

Mar 2011

13.5

Jan 1998

%

monthly

Jun 1959 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Private Consumption Expenditure

46,007.78

Dec 2017

45,867.01

Sep 2017

5,878.67

Jun 1991

48,073.75

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Information Technology Networked Readiness

4.91

2016

4.85

2015

4.80

2012

4.91

2016

Score

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2016-07-08
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

421.04

Sep 2017

410.56

Jun 2017

0.29

Jun 1964

430.95

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Jun 1964 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Investment: % of GDP

24.1

Dec 2017

24.0

Sep 2017

16.0

Dec 2006

50.2

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Business Confidence Growth

20.3

Dec 2017

19.2

Sep 2017

-58.7

Mar 2009

64.9

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1.6

Dec 2017

4.1

Sep 2017

-1.8

Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Policy Rate

3.25

Mar 2018

3.25

Feb 2018

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

19,876.79

Dec 2017

19,997.34

Sep 2017

3,997.11

Mar 1999

23,443.95

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Current Account Balance

8.85

2022

8.19

2021

-8.64

1995

39.44

2008

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.75

2022

2.75

2021

2.44

1997

8.26

1986

%

yearly

1985 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-16
Industrial Production Index Growth

3.0

Jan 2018

2.8

Dec 2017

-4.6

May 2011

10.8

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
External Debt: Short Term

90,691.7

Dec 2017

90,244.3

Sep 2017

44,449.5

Mar 2009

115,022.8

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
P/E ratio

16.51

Mar 2018

16.88

Feb 2018

13.22

Sep 2011

21.03

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jul 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Tourism Revenue

19,825

2016

17,705

2015

435

1981

22,009

2014

USD mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Employed Persons

14,670,500.00

Jan 2018

14,640,100.00

Dec 2017

10,726,600.00

Mar 2009

14,670,500.00

Jan 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-4.4

Feb 2018

-0.2

Jan 2018

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.00

2022

3.00

2021

0.29

1988

9.70

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.29

2022

3.17

2021

-12.96

2009

20.70

1994

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Households

211.34

Sep 2017

205.25

Jun 2017

84.82

Mar 2006

226.56

Sep 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-09-18
Oil Consumption

829.22

2016

813.56

2015

46.08

1965

829.22

2016

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
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 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

98.08

2017

102.49

2016

62.83

2004

110.58

2015

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

4.30

2016

27.32

2015

4.30

2016

29.56

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
Coal Consumption

19.90

2016

16.88

2015

0.01

1975

19.90

2016

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
GDP per Capita

9,817.76

2017

9,390.47

2016

226.98

1961

11,014.10

2014

USD

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP

53.8

Dec 2017

57.0

Sep 2017

39.8

Sep 1999

58.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Deposits

455,029.94

Feb 2018

449,478.08

Jan 2018

236,385.29

Jan 2007

494,306.68

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
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 2017-02-22
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

185.79

Sep 2017

184.50

Jun 2017

65.76

Mar 1999

185.79

Sep 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

5.10

Sep 2017

6.82

Jun 2017

0.70

Mar 2009

14.31

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index

155.45

Sep 2017

155.07

Jun 2017

83.33

Mar 1999

155.45

Sep 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.41

Sep 2017

2.84

Jun 2017

-3.26

Dec 2008

12.83

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
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 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

141.17

2016

143.89

2015

0.00

1984

148.83

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
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 2017-06-13
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-05-19
National Government Debt

165,178.1

Dec 2017

161,388.9

Sep 2017

6,874.2

Mar 1978

178,369.9

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Monthly Earnings

884

Jan 2018

875

Dec 2017

684

Sep 2015

915

Dec 2013

USD

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Nominal GDP

85,545.2

Dec 2017

80,446.7

Sep 2017

11,419.6

Jun 1991

87,335.1

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
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 2018-03-20
Current Account Balance

3,094.0

Dec 2017

2,938.9

Sep 2017

318.7

Jun 2013

12,293.2

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Electricity Production

13,025

Jan 2018

13,232

Dec 2017

1,528

Feb 1989

13,580

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

27.9

2017

30.6

2016

23.2

2010

33.3

2013

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Liquid Assets Ratio

30.3

Feb 2018

30.2

Jan 2018

28.9

Sep 1998

43.4

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Debt

265,199.9

2017

262,274.9

2016

64,000.0

2002

293,460.6

2014

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Motor Vehicles Sales

40,578

Feb 2018

44,575

Jan 2018

6,872

Feb 1998

69,371

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jul 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

6.4

Feb 2018

5.4

Jan 2018

3.7

Mar 2001

12.0

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,860.35

Dec 2017

858.31

Sep 2017

-15,310.62

Sep 2008

17,134.03

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Total Exports Growth

-2.0

Feb 2018

18.0

Jan 2018

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Tourism Revenue Growth

18.8

2016

-4.0

2015

-17.4

2003

63.8

1994

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Nominal GDP Growth

8.24

Dec 2017

9.88

Sep 2017

-12.94

Jun 2009

21.97

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Public Consumption Expenditure

12,411.00

Dec 2017

8,943.14

Sep 2017

1,242.29

Mar 1991

14,868.69

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Money Supply M1

107,397.13

Feb 2018

106,627.81

Jan 2018

603.52

Apr 1970

107,397.13

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

31.40

Dec 2017

31.96

Sep 2017

28.63

Sep 2015

46.06

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Global Competitiveness Index

5.17

2017

5.16

2016

4.87

2009

5.23

2015

Score

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-27
Forecast: Population

34.19

2022

33.77

2021

13.88

1980

34.19

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-27
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

13.10

Sep 2017

13.30

Jun 2017

10.30

Jun 2008

20.90

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
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 2017-02-22