Area : 330,345 sq.km.
Capital City : Kuala Lumpur
Population : 32.6 Million (2018)
Average Annual Population Growth rate : 1.1% (2018)
Gross Domestic Product (RM Million) : 1,430,000 (2018)
GDP Growth (%) : 4.7% (2018)
GDP per capita (RM) : 43,086 (2018)
Labour Force : 15.3 Million (2018)
Literacy (age 15 and above can read & write) : 95.6% (2016)
A federation with 13 states (11 in peninsular Malaysia and 2 in Malaysian Borneo) and 3 federal territories.
As a federation, the governance of the country is divided between the federal and the state governments.
Bahasa Malaysia (official language), English, Mandarin, Tamil
Islam, Budhism, Christianity, Hinduism
GMT +8 hours US Eastern Standard Time +13 hours
Tropical - warm and sunny throughout
the year. Daily temparatures range
from 33°C (90°F) in the afternoon to
22°C (70°F) during the night.
Ringgit Malaysia (RM)
The ringgit exchange rate operates
on a managed-float regime against a
trade-weighted basket of currencies.