Malaysia Economic Statistics and Indicators

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Country: Malaysia
National or Regional Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (or Malaysian Dollar), MYR
Year of data: 2017 › Change year
Date of Last Update: 17th March 2015
Area: total: 329,847 sq km ; land: 328,657 sq km ; water: 1,190 sq km
Natural Resources: tin, petroleum, timber, copper, iron ore, natural gas, bauxite
Capital: name: Kuala Lumpur; note - Putrajaya is referred to as an administrative center not the capital; Parliament meets in Kuala Lumpur ; geographic coordinates: 3 10 N, 101 42 E ; time difference: UTC+8 (13 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
Data Source: All Sources (IMF, World Bank, UN, OECD, CIA World Factbook, Internet World Statistics, The Heritage Foundation and Transparency International)
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Economic Indicator Listing
  For Malaysia in year 2017 Indicator Value
GDP Growth (Constant Prices, National Currency) 4.8 %
GDP (Current Prices, National Currency)MYR 1,352.42 Billion.
GDP (Current Prices, US Dollars)US$ 344.848 Billion
GDP Deflator 116.321 (Index, Base Year as per country's accounts = 100)
GDP Per Capita (Constant Prices, National Currency)MYR 36,266.65 .
GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, National Currency)MYR 42,185.84 .
GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars)US$ 10,756.83
GDP (PPP), US DollarsUS$ 913.593 Billion
GDP Per Capita (PPP), US DollarsUS$ 28,497.68
GDP Share of World Total (PPP) 0.737 %
Implied PPP Conversion Rate 1.48
Investment (% of GDP) 25.607 %
Gross National Savings (% of GDP) 27.529 %
Inflation, Average Consumer Prices (Indexed to Year 2000) 119.694 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100)
Inflation (Average Consumer Price Change %) 2.882 %
Inflation, End of Year (Indexed to Year 2000) 121.807 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100)
Inflation (End of Year Change %) 2.882 %
Import Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) 2.857 %
Import Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) 5.955 %
Export Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) 3.121 %
Export Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) 4.447 %
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) 3.15 %
Population 32.059 Million
General government revenue (National Currency)MYR 286.756 Billions.
General government revenue (% of GDP) 21.203 %
General government total expenditure (National Currency)MYR 325.77 Billions.
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) 24.088 %
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency)MYR -39.015 Billions.
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (% of GDP) -2.885 %
General Government Structural Balance (National Currency)MYR -39.56 Billion.
General Government Structural Balance (% Potential GDP) -2.92 %
Fiscal Year Gross Domestic Product, Current PricesMYR 1,352.42 Billions.
Current Account Balance (US Dollars)US$ 6.625 Billion
Current Account Balance (% GDP) 1.921 %
Economic Indicators for Malaysia 2017

GDP (Constant Prices, National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 1,162.66 Billion.

GDP Growth (Constant Prices, National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 4.8 %.

GDP (Current Prices, National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 1,352.42 Billion.

GDP (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Malaysia in year 2017 is US$ 344.848 Billion.

GDP Deflator for Malaysia in year 2017 is 116.321 (Index, Base Year as per country's accounts = 100).

GDP Per Capita (Constant Prices, National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 36,266.65 .

GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 42,185.84 .

GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Malaysia in year 2017 is US$ 10,756.83 .

GDP (PPP), US Dollars for Malaysia in year 2017 is US$ 913.593 Billion.

GDP Per Capita (PPP), US Dollars for Malaysia in year 2017 is US$ 28,497.68 .

GDP Share of World Total (PPP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 0.737 %.

Implied PPP Conversion Rate for Malaysia in year 2017 is 1.48 .

Investment (% of GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 25.607 %.

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 27.529 %.

Inflation, Average Consumer Prices (Indexed to Year 2000) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 119.694 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100).

Inflation (Average Consumer Price Change %) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 2.882 %.

Inflation, End of Year (Indexed to Year 2000) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 121.807 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100).

Inflation (End of Year Change %) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 2.882 %.

Import Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 2.857 %.

Import Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 5.955 %.

Export Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 3.121 %.

Export Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 4.447 %.

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 3.15 %.

Population for Malaysia in year 2017 is 32.059 Million .

General government revenue (National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 286.756 Billions.

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 21.203 %.

General government total expenditure (National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 325.77 Billions.

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 24.088 %.

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR -39.015 Billions.

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (% of GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is -2.885 %.

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR -39.56 Billion.

General Government Structural Balance (% Potential GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is -2.92 %.

Fiscal Year Gross Domestic Product, Current Prices for Malaysia in year 2017 is MYR 1,352.42 Billions.

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Malaysia in year 2017 is US$ 6.625 Billion.

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Malaysia in year 2017 is 1.921 %.

* Source: IMF
Aggregate Indicators for Malaysia
Indicators
  Geography (Location, geographic coordinates, map references, area, terrain, elevation extremes, borders, coastline and maritime claims) for Malaysia
  Climate and Environment (climate, environmental issues, environmental agreements, natural hazards) for Malaysia
  Natural Resources, Agricultural Products, Land Use and Water Use for Malaysia
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Malaysia
  Telephone Statistics: Number of Fixed Lines, Mobile Phone Penetration Rate for Malaysia
  Age Structure, Median Age, Gender and Urbanization for Malaysia
  Population Growth Rate, Birth Rate, Death Rate, Net Migration Rate for Malaysia
  Life Expectancy Rate, Infant Mortality Rate and Total Fertility Rate for Malaysia
  HIV, AIDS and Other Major Infectious Disease Rates for Malaysia
  Literacy Rate, Educational Expenditure and School Life Expectancy for Malaysia
  Gross Domestic Product (PPP, Official Exchange Rate, Real Growth Rate and Per Capita) for Malaysia
  Industries and Industrial Growth Production Rate for Malaysia
  Labor Force by Occupation for Malaysia
  Poverty Line, Gini Index, Household Income and Consumption for Malaysia
  National Budget and Public Debt for Malaysia
  Bank Rates (Commercial Bank Prime Lending Rate, Central Bank Discount Rate) for Malaysia
  Stock of Money, Stock of Quasi Money, Stock of Domestic Credit for Malaysia
  Stock Market Capitalization: Market Value of Publicly Traded Shares for Malaysia
  Trade Statistics, Export Statistics, Export Partners and Products, Import Statistics, Import Partners and Products for Malaysia
  Foreign Exchange Reserves and Gold Reserves for Malaysia
  FDI Statistics (Foreign Direct Investment at Home/ Inbound FDI, Foreign Direct Investment Abroad/ Outbound FDI) for Malaysia
  Exchange Rate Statistics for Malaysia
  Electricity Production, Electricity Consumption, Electricity Exports and Electricity Imports for Malaysia
  Oil Production, Proven Oil Reserves, Oil Consumption, Oil Exports and Oil Imports for Malaysia
  Natural Gas Production, Proven Natural Gas Reserves, Natural Gas Consumption, Natural Gas Exports and Natural Gas Imports for Malaysia
  Television and Radio Statistics (TV Stats, Radio Stats) for Malaysia
  Internet Statistics (Internet Users, Internet Hosts, Country TLD) for Malaysia
  Airport Statistics (Paved Runway Airports, Unpaved Runway Airports, Heliports) for Malaysia
  Transport Statistics (Railways, Roadways, Waterways, Ports and Terminals, Airports, Merchant Marine) for Malaysia
  Military Statistics (Military Expenditure, Military Branches, Service Age and Obligation, Manpower Available and Fit for Military Service) for Malaysia
  Disputes, Refugees, Human Trafficking and Illicit Drug Production for Malaysia
* Source: CIA
Internet Indicators for Malaysia
Indicators
  Number of Internet Users for Malaysia
  Internet Penetration Rate for Malaysia
  Number of Facebook Accounts for Malaysia
  Facebook Penetration Rate for Malaysia
* Source: IWS
Economic Freedom Indicators for Malaysia
Indicators
  Economic Freedom World Rank for Malaysia
  Government Spending for Malaysia
  Monetary Freedom for Malaysia
  Investment Freedom for Malaysia
  Financial Freedom for Malaysia
  Property Rights for Malaysia
  Economic Freedom Regional Ranking for Malaysia
  Freedom from Corruption for Malaysia
  Labor Freedom for Malaysia
  Tariff Rate for Malaysia
  Income Tax Rate for Malaysia
  Corporate Tax Rate for Malaysia
  Tax Burden % of GDP for Malaysia
  Government Expenditure % of GDP for Malaysia
  Business Freedom for Malaysia
  Trade Freedom for Malaysia
  Fiscal Freedom for Malaysia
  2016 Score for Malaysia
* Source: HFO
Malaysia Economic Indicators in other Years
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2021 (Forecast)
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2020 (Forecast)
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2019 (Forecast)
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2018 (Forecast)
Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2017 (Forecast)
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2016 (Forecast)
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2015 (Current)
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2014
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2013
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2012
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2011
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2010
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2009
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2008
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2007
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2006
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2005
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2004
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  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 2000
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1999
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  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1991
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1990
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1989
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1988
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1987
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1986
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1985
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1984
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1983
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1982
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1981
  Malaysia Economic Indicators for Year 1980


Data Sources: IMF, World Bank, UN, OECD, CIA World Factbook, Internet World Statistics, The Heritage Foundation and Transparency International