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Malaysia Population

1947 - 2017 | Yearly | Person mn | CEIC

Malaysia's Population reached 32.0 million people in Dec 2017, compared with the previously reported figure of 31.6 million people in Dec 2016. Malaysia's population data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1947 to Dec 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 32.0 million people in Dec 2017 and a record low of 4.9 million people in Dec 1947. CEIC extends history for annual Population. The Department of Statistics provides Mid-year Population based on 2010 Census. Population prior to 2010 is based on 2000 Census.

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What was Malaysia's Population in 2017?

Last

32.0

2017
Previous

31.6

2016
Min

4.9

1947
Max

32.0

2017
Unit

Person mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1947 - 2017

Updated on 30 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

32.0

2017

31.6

2016

4.9

1947

32.0

2017

Person mn

yearly

1947 - 2017

Updated on 30 Apr 2018

View Malaysia's Population from 1947 to 2017 in the chart:

Malaysia Population

Series Details
Series ID

217264102

Name

Malaysia Population

Country

Malaysia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Person mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

1947

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

30 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

16.2

Variance

69.8

Standard deviation

8.4

Skewness

0.4

Kurtosis

-1.1

Coefficient variation

0.5

Median

14.7

Max
2017

32.0

Min
1947

4.9

Previous observation
2016

31.6

Last observation
2017

32.0

Number of Observations

71

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

2.9

2017

2.9

2016

2.9

2017

3.2

1989

Person mn

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-12
Algeria

40.8

2016

40.0

2015

8.9

1950

40.8

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Argentina

44.0

2017

43.6

2016

17.2

1950

44.0

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Armenia

3.0

2017

3.0

2016

3.0

2017

3.6

1991

Person mn

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-31
Australia

24.4

2016

24.0

2015

7.7

1948

24.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Austria

8.8

2017

8.8

2016

6.9

1951

8.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Azerbaijan

9.9

2017

9.8

2016

2.4

1927

9.9

2017

Person mn

yearly

1927 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-19
Bahrain

1.5

2017

1.4

2016

0.1

1950

1.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

163.7

2018

161.8

2017

108.7

1990

163.7

2018

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Belarus

9.5

2017

9.5

2016

7.7

1953

10.2

1993

Person mn

yearly

1949 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belgium

11.3

2016

11.3

2015

8.8

1953

11.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Bolivia

10.9

2016

10.7

2015

3.1

1950

10.9

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina

3.5

2016

3.5

2015

3.5

2016

3.8

2010

Person mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-04
Botswana

2.3

2016

2.2

2015

0.4

1950

2.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Brazil

207.7

2017

206.1

2016

49.6

1948

207.7

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Brunei

0.4

2016

0.4

2015

0.0

1950

0.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bulgaria

7.1

2017

7.1

2016

3.7

1900

9.0

1989

Person mn

yearly

1900 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-12
Cambodia

15.8

2016

15.5

2015

4.4

1950

15.8

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Canada

36.7

2017

36.3

2016

14.0

1950

36.7

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Chile

18.6

2017

18.4

2016

6.2

1950

18.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

1,390.1

2017

1,382.7

2016

541.7

1949

1,390.1

2017

Person mn

yearly

1949 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-18
Colombia

49.3

2017

48.7

2016

10.8

1948

49.3

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Croatia

4.1

2017

4.2

2016

4.1

2017

4.8

1990

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Cyprus

0.9

2016

0.8

2015

0.5

1976

0.9

2012

Person mn

yearly

1974 - 2016

Updated on 2017-11-27
Czech Republic

10.6

2017

10.6

2016

8.9

1950

10.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

5.8

2017

5.7

2016

2.4

1900

5.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1900 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Ecuador

16.4

2016

16.1

2015

3.5

1950

16.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Egypt

89.0

2015

86.8

2014

40.6

1980

89.0

2015

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2017-01-06
Estonia

1.3

2016

1.3

2015

1.3

2014

1.4

1999

Person mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-04
European Union

511.5

2016

510.3

2015

374.4

1950

511.5

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Finland

5.5

2017

5.5

2016

0.4

1749

5.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1749 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
France

67.2

2017

67.0

2016

42.1

1949

67.2

2017

Person mn

yearly

1949 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-16
Georgia

3.7

2017

3.7

2016

3.5

1950

5.5

1991

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Germany

82.5

2016

82.2

2015

69.3

1950

82.5

2002

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-16
Greece

11.2

2016

11.2

2015

7.7

1950

11.4

2010

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Hong Kong

7.4

2017

7.4

2016

2.0

1950

7.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Hungary

9.8

2018

9.8

2017

9.2

1948

10.7

1979

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Iceland

0.3

2017

0.3

2016

0.0

1786

0.3

2017

Person mn

yearly

1732 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
India

1,316.0

2018

1,299.0

2017

359.0

1951

1,316.0

2018

Person mn

yearly

1951 - 2018

Updated on 2018-01-05
Indonesia

305.7

2035

304.0

2034

69.5

1950

305.7

2035

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2035

Updated on 2018-05-02
Iran

79.9

2017

78.8

2016

16.4

1950

79.9

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Ireland

4.8

2017

4.7

2016

2.8

1961

4.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1900 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-28
Israel

8.8

2017

8.6

2016

1.2

1949

8.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1949 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-17
Italy

59.4

2016

59.5

2015

46.6

1950

59.8

2011

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ivory Coast

23.7

2016

23.1

2015

2.6

1950

23.7

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Japan

126.7

2017

126.9

2016

43.4

1899

128.1

2010

Person mn

yearly

1899 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

10.1

2017

9.8

2016

0.4

1950

10.1

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kenya

46.6

2017

45.4

2016

6.1

1950

46.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

51.4

2017

51.2

2016

20.7

1956

51.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1956 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

1.8

2015

1.8

2014

1.8

2015

2.2

2010

Person mn

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2016-06-30
Kuwait

4.5

2017

4.4

2016

1.6

1993

4.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kyrgyzstan

6.3

2017

6.1

2016

1.7

1950

6.3

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Laos

6.6

2016

6.5

2015

1.7

1950

6.8

2014

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

2.0

2016

2.0

2015

2.0

2016

2.7

1989

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-01
Lebanon

6.0

2016

5.9

2015

1.3

1950

6.0

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Lithuania

2.8

2017

2.8

2016

2.7

1968

3.7

1991

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Luxembourg

0.6

2017

0.6

2016

0.3

1960

0.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

0.7

2017

0.6

2016

0.2

1960

0.7

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Macedonia

2.1

2016

2.1

2015

1.2

1950

2.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Malawi

18.1

2016

17.6

2015

3.0

1950

18.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Malaysia

32.0

2017

31.6

2016

4.9

1947

32.0

2017

Person mn

yearly

1947 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malta

0.4

2016

0.4

2015

0.3

1959

0.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-25
Mauritius

1.3

2017

1.3

2016

0.5

1950

1.3

2010

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Mexico

123.5

2017

122.3

2016

24.5

1948

123.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Moldova

3.5

2017

3.6

2016

2.3

1950

4.4

1990

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Mongolia

3.2

2017

3.1

2016

0.8

1950

3.2

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Montenegro

0.6

2016

0.6

2015

0.3

1921

0.6

2006

Person mn

yearly

1921 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-31
Morocco

33.8

2016

34.1

2015

11.6

1960

34.1

2015

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-05
Myanmar

52.9

2016

52.4

2015

17.2

1950

52.9

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Nepal

29.1

2018

28.7

2017

8.5

1950

29.1

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Netherlands

17.1

2016

17.0

2015

5.1

1899

17.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1899 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-10
New Zealand

4.8

2017

4.7

2016

1.9

1950

4.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nigeria

186.0

2016

181.2

2015

37.9

1950

186.0

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Norway

5.3

2017

5.3

2016

1.3

1845

5.3

2017

Person mn

yearly

1845 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Oman

4.6

2017

4.4

2016

0.9

1977

4.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-19
Pakistan

207.8

2017

195.4

2016

37.5

1950

207.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Panama

4.1

2017

4.0

2016

0.9

1950

4.1

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Paraguay

6.8

2016

6.7

2015

1.3

1948

6.8

2016

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

31.8

2017

31.5

2016

7.6

1950

31.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-30
Philippines

103.3

2016

101.7

2015

18.6

1950

103.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Poland

38.4

2017

38.4

2016

23.6

1946

38.5

2011

Person mn

yearly

1946 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Portugal

10.3

2016

10.3

2015

8.4

1950

10.6

2009

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Qatar

2.5

2017

2.6

2016

0.4

1984

2.6

2016

Person mn

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-02
Romania

19.6

2016

19.8

2015

15.8

1946

23.2

1989

Person mn

yearly

1946 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Russia

146.9

2017

146.8

2016

101.4

1949

148.6

1992

Person mn

yearly

1949 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-25
Saudi Arabia

33.4

2018

32.6

2017

3.9

1950

33.4

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Serbia

7.1

2016

7.1

2015

7.1

2016

10.0

1997

Person mn

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-30
Singapore

5.6

2017

5.6

2016

1.0

1950

5.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

5.4

2016

5.4

2015

3.4

1946

5.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1945 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-26
Slovenia

2.1

2016

2.1

2015

1.3

1920

2.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1920 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-26
South Africa

56.5

2017

55.6

2016

17.4

1960

56.5

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Spain

46.7

2017

46.6

2016

27.5

1948

47.3

2011

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Sri Lanka

21.4

2017

21.2

2016

7.1

1948

21.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Sudan

37.3

2014

36.2

2013

12.7

1970

37.3

2014

Person mn

yearly

1970 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-20
Sweden

10.1

2017

10.0

2016

1.8

1749

10.1

2017

Person mn

yearly

1749 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-21
Switzerland

8.4

2016

8.3

2015

4.7

1950

8.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-30
Syria

21.3

2016

21.1

2011

3.5

1950

21.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-08
Taiwan

23.6

2017

23.5

2016

8.0

1950

23.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Tajikistan

8.7

2016

8.6

2015

1.5

1950

8.7

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Thailand

66.2

2017

65.9

2016

18.5

1948

66.2

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tunisia

11.4

2017

11.3

2016

4.2

1960

11.4

2017

Person mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Turkey

80.8

2017

79.8

2016

13.6

1927

80.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1927 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ukraine

42.2

2017

42.4

2016

37.3

1950

51.9

1992

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
United Arab Emirates

9.3

2016

9.2

2015

0.1

1951

9.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-28
United Kingdom

65.8

2016

65.4

2015

50.6

1950

65.8

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
United States

326.9

2017

324.6

2016

76.1

1900

326.9

2017

Person mn

yearly

1900 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Uruguay

3.4

2016

3.4

2015

2.2

1950

3.4

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Vietnam

92.7

2016

91.7

2015

25.1

1955

92.7

2016

Person mn

yearly

1955 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

25.2

2013

24.5

2012

4.7

1950

25.2

2013

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2013

Updated on 2018-04-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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
Business Confidence Growth

-14.1

Mar 2018

20.3

Dec 2017

-58.7

Mar 2009

64.9

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-1.4

Mar 2018

1.5

Dec 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.82

Mar 2018

2.97

Feb 2018

0.82

Oct 2009

12.28

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.5

Mar 2018

17.5

Feb 2018

14.1

May 2013

17.5

Mar 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Coal Consumption

19.90

2016

16.88

2015

0.01

1975

19.90

2016

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-5.4

2016

-7.8

2015

-21.0

1981

6.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Consumer Confidence Growth

14.4

Mar 2018

12.8

Dec 2017

-54.3

Jun 1998

38.2

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-9.0

Mar 2018

-17.4

Dec 2017

-36.2

Dec 2015

33.4

Jun 1997

% Point

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.3

Mar 2018

1.4

Feb 2018

-3.4

Jan 1959

24.0

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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
Core CPI Change

1.72

Mar 2018

1.81

Feb 2018

1.72

Mar 2018

3.57

Jan 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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
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
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
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
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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
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 2018-04-30
Domestic Credit

485,958.3

Mar 2018

482,068.9

Feb 2018

29,565.4

Jul 1987

485,958.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1987 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Domestic Credit Growth

3.7

Mar 2018

5.4

Feb 2018

-6.1

Apr 1999

33.3

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Electricity Production

11,984

Feb 2018

13,025

Jan 2018

1,528

Feb 1989

13,580

Jul 2017

GWh

monthly

Jan 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Employed Persons

14,721,500.00

Feb 2018

14,670,500.00

Jan 2018

10,726,600.00

Mar 2009

14,721,500.00

Feb 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Equity Market Index

1,870.4

Apr 2018

1,863.5

Mar 2018

58.6

Dec 1974

1,882.7

Jun 2014

01Jan1977=100

monthly

Jan 1974 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD

3.885

Apr 2018

3.901

Mar 2018

2.122

Sep 1980

4.457

Dec 2016

MYR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Exports: ICT Goods

57,836,803.53

2016

60,162,882.04

2015

45,315,561.89

2001

69,241,650.21

2007

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

4.30

2016

27.32

2015

4.30

2016

29.56

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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
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
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 2018-04-30
External Debt: % of GDP

65.3

2017

74.5

2016

52.9

2010

74.5

2016

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

27.9

2017

30.6

2016

23.2

2010

33.3

2013

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.52

2023

2.53

2022

0.29

1988

9.70

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

10.63

2023

9.84

2022

-8.64

1995

39.44

2008

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.92

2023

3.54

2022

-12.96

2009

20.70

1994

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

40,380.53

2023

38,293.22

2022

3,300.22

1980

40,380.53

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

444.73

2023

415.71

2022

42.38

1990

444.73

2023

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

974.29

2023

945.63

2022

90.56

1996

974.29

2023

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

408.03

2023

377.66

2022

39.19

1990

408.03

2023

MYR bn

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

16,421.29

2023

15,256.22

2022

1,837.93

1986

16,421.29

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

34.59

2023

34.16

2022

13.88

1980

34.59

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.94

2023

4.87

2022

-7.36

1998

10.00

1996

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.75

2023

2.75

2022

2.44

1997

8.26

1986

%

yearly

1985 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves

105,900.0

Apr 2018

104,241.0

Mar 2018

23,635.1

May 2001

136,760.5

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
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 2018-04-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

5.8

Mar 2018

6.4

Feb 2018

3.7

Mar 2001

12.0

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
GDP per Capita

9,817.76

2017

9,390.47

2016

226.98

1961

11,014.10

2014

USD

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Global Competitiveness Index

5.17

2017

5.16

2016

4.87

2009

5.23

2015

Score

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-27
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
Gold Reserves

1,600.00

Apr 2018

1,601.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Sep 1962

2,070.80

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Government Debt: % of GDP

50.8

2017

52.7

2016

31.9

1997

103.4

1986

%

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

84.3

2017

88.3

2016

60.4

2008

89.0

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
Imports: ICT Goods

41,587,877.28

2016

42,300,924.87

2015

28,816,324.32

2001

49,051,940.07

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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
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
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
Industrial Production Index Growth

3.0

Feb 2018

5.5

Jan 2018

-4.6

May 2011

10.8

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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
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 2018-04-30
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.2

Feb 2018

68.2

Jan 2018

67.6

Dec 2016

68.2

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Labour Productivity Growth

3.60

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
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
Liquid Assets Ratio

30.5

Mar 2018

30.3

Feb 2018

28.9

Sep 1998

43.4

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Dec 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Long Term Interest Rate

4.20

May 2018

4.14

Apr 2018

3.10

Jan 2009

8.24

Jun 1992

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

135.0

2017

129.9

2016

51.8

1982

321.0

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Minerals Production

99,083,232.00

2016

109,209,749.00

2015

84,559,081.00

2009

109,209,749.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

106,938.25

Mar 2018

107,397.13

Feb 2018

603.52

Apr 1970

107,397.13

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Money Supply M2

453,882.29

Mar 2018

444,731.16

Feb 2018

1,214.71

Dec 1969

468,216.28

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1969 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Monthly Earnings

902

Feb 2018

884

Jan 2018

684

Sep 2015

915

Dec 2013

USD

monthly

Jan 2013 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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
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
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
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
Motor Vehicles Sales

49,985

Mar 2018

40,578

Feb 2018

6,872

Feb 1998

69,371

Dec 2015

Unit

monthly

Jul 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-6.9

Mar 2018

-4.4

Feb 2018

-75.6

Mar 1998

208.6

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jul 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
National Government Debt

165,177.8

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 2018-04-30
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
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
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
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.6

Mar 2018

1.6

Feb 2018

1.5

Jan 2018

9.5

Feb 2006

%

monthly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Non-Performing Loans

6,467.90

Mar 2018

6,340.17

Feb 2018

5,335.56

Nov 2015

14,609.23

May 2006

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,837,200.00

2016

4,489,500.00

2015

48,021.00

1960

4,837,200.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-19
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
P/E ratio

16.61

Apr 2018

16.51

Mar 2018

13.22

Sep 2011

21.03

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

Jul 2009 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Policy Rate

3.25

Apr 2018

3.25

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
Real Effective Exchange Rate

97.3

Mar 2018

97.2

Feb 2018

90.7

Sep 2015

140.4

Mar 1997

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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
Reserve Requirement Ratio

3.5

Mar 2018

3.5

Feb 2018

1.0

Mar 2011

13.5

Jan 1998

%

monthly

Jun 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30
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
Tax Revenue

13,633.65

Dec 2017

10,284.08

Sep 2017

857.02

Mar 1982

15,294.07

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

15.51

2016

14.61

2015

0.59

1960

19.96

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

140.80

2016

143.55

2015

0.00

1984

148.63

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

464,609.05

Mar 2018

454,577.80

Feb 2018

236,385.29

Jan 2007

494,306.68

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Total Exports

20,521.5

Mar 2018

19,782.5

Feb 2018

2,195.5

Apr 1990

21,482.3

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Total Exports Growth

2.2

Mar 2018

-2.0

Feb 2018

-29.5

May 2009

54.0

Feb 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Total Imports

17,443.1

Mar 2018

17,780.4

Feb 2018

2,123.0

Feb 1990

18,791.7

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Total Imports Growth

-9.6

Mar 2018

-3.2

Feb 2018

-30.0

Jan 2009

46.0

Aug 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Tourism Revenue

19,825

2016

17,705

2015

435

1981

22,009

2014

USD mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tourism Revenue Growth

18.8

2016

-4.0

2015

-17.4

2003

63.8

1994

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-30
Trade Balance

3,078.4

Mar 2018

2,002.0

Feb 2018

-680.5

Feb 1997

4,845.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Unemployment Rate

3.20

Feb 2018

3.30

Jan 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
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 2018-04-30
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 2018-04-30