Malaysia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 3.81 Jul/15 3.76 2.1 : 4.71
Government Bond 10Y 4.01 percent Jul/15 4.01 2.87 : 5.35
Stock Market 1697 Index points Jul/15 1707 89.04 : 1887
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 327 USD Billion Dec/14 313 2.42 : 327
GDP Growth Rate 1.2 percent Mar/15 1.8 -7.6 : 5.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 percent Mar/15 5.7 -6.2 : 10.3
GDP Constant Prices 254386 MYR Million Mar/15 265753 130630 : 265753
Gross National Product 246 MYR Billion Mar/15 253 127 : 253
GDP per capita 7304 USD Dec/14 6998 986 : 7304
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 67610 MYR Million Mar/15 65917 27407 : 67610
GDP per capita PPP 23579 USD Dec/14 22556 10155 : 23579
Gdp From Agriculture 20689 MYR Million Mar/15 23221 19362 : 26040
Gdp From Construction 11659 MYR Million Mar/15 11161 6464 : 11659
Gdp From Manufacturing 57967 MYR Million Mar/15 60762 45868 : 60762
Gdp From Mining 24719 MYR Million Mar/15 24479 20435 : 24719
Gdp From Services 136380 MYR Million Mar/15 143293 99821 : 143293
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3 percent Apr/15 3 2.7 : 4.5
Employed Persons 13768 Thousand Apr/15 13761 5625 : 13803
Unemployed Persons 429 Thousand Apr/15 431 210 : 535
Job Vacancies 214472 Mar/15 250976 7850 : 745205
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.6 percent Apr/15 67.7 62.3 : 69.6
Wages in Manufacturing 2881 MYR/Month Apr/15 2994 2391 : 2994
Population 30.4 Million Dec/14 29.95 8.2 : 30.4
Retirement Age Women 60 Dec/15 60 55 : 60
Retirement Age Men 60 Dec/15 60 55 : 60
Minimum Wages 900 MYR/Month Dec/15 900 900 : 900
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.1 percent May/15 1.8 -2.4 : 23.9
Consumer Price Index CPI 112 Index Points May/15 112 24.3 : 112
GDP Deflator 109 Index Points Mar/15 109 83 : 129
Producer Prices 104 Index Points Apr/15 105 78.3 : 131
Import Prices 130 Index Points Apr/15 130 98.5 : 133
Food Inflation 3.5 percent May/15 3.1 1.97 : 5.67
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 percent May/15 0.9 -1.52 : 3.94
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 3.25 percent May/15 3.25 2 : 3.5
Interbank Rate 3.73 percent May/15 3.73 2.03 : 11.15
Money Supply M0 72772 MYR Million Apr/15 72250 1000 : 74812
Money Supply M1 351906 MYR Million Apr/15 360341 2032 : 360341
Money Supply M2 1572208 MYR Million Apr/15 1583571 4122 : 1583571
Money Supply M3 1579859 MYR Million Apr/15 1589744 8313 : 1589744
Foreign Exchange Reserves 107424 USD Million May/15 106113 20234 : 155165
Loans to Private Sector 1467738 MYR Million Apr/15 1467596 289998 : 1467738
Banks Balance Sheet 2245944 MYR Million Apr/15 2269614 1022141 : 2269614
Central Bank Balance Sheet 419035 MYR Million Apr/15 410730 2221 : 506381
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 5510 MYR Million May/15 6890 -2881 : 15767
Exports 60454 MYR Million May/15 60382 328 : 67692
Imports 54941 MYR Million May/15 53489 314 : 63904
Current Account 9968 MYR Million Mar/15 5666 978 : 47317
Current Account to GDP 7.1 percent Dec/14 4.2 -13.2 : 17.1
External Debt 768147 MYR Million Mar/15 744700 9063 : 768147
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Apr/15 105 100 : 127
Tourist Arrivals 2242077 Mar/15 1949016 459374 : 2806565
Gold Reserves 37.01 Tonnes Mar/15 35.77 35.46 : 37.01
Crude Oil Production 693 BBL/D/1K Feb/15 680 489 : 791
Foreign Direct Investment 9888 MYR Million Mar/15 9766 5121 : 37325
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.5 percent of GDP Dec/14 -3.9 -6.7 : 2.4
Government Debt to GDP 52.8 percent Dec/14 54.7 31.8 : 80.74
Government Budget Value -3873 MYR Million Mar/15 -94.3 -6856 : 11959
Government Spending 30455 MYR Million Mar/15 45445 12420 : 45445
Credit Rating 66.5 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 101 Mar/15 86.4 70.6 : 126
Industrial Production 4 percent Apr/15 6.9 -18 : 14.2
Industrial Production Mom -0.4 percent Apr/15 0.6 -6.12 : 9.65
Manufacturing Production 4.1 percent Apr/15 6.3 -44.43 : 38.45
Capacity Utilization 78.4 percent Mar/15 79.8 59 : 82
Changes in Inventories -2522 MYR Million Mar/15 -2694 -10585 : 6163
Bankruptcies 1755 Companies Apr/15 1828 503 : 2366
Car Registrations 138727 Cars Mar/15 97484 9732 : 138727
Competitiveness Index 5.15 Points Dec/15 5.02 4.87 : 5.15
Competitiveness Rank 20 Dec/15 24 19 : 26
Corruption Index 52 Points Dec/14 50 43 : 53.2
Corruption Rank 50 Dec/14 53 23 : 60
Ease of Doing Business 18 Dec/14 6 6 : 23
Leading Economic Index 119 Index Points Apr/15 119 67.1 : 120
Mining Production 3.9 percent Apr/15 9.2 -20.34 : 16.28
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 72.6 Mar/15 83 70.5 : 124
Consumer Spending 135507 MYR Million Mar/15 135038 56768 : 135507
Bank Lending Rate 4.65 percent Apr/15 4.7 4.44 : 13.53
Gasoline Prices 0.54 USD/Liter Jun/15 0.53 0.28 : 0.66
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 7 percent Dec/14 7.9 -39.2 : 44.5
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Dec/15 25 25 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 26 percent Dec/14 26 26 : 28
Sales Tax Rate 6 percent Dec/15 6 6 : 10
Social Security Rate 25.29 percent Dec/14 24.5 24.5 : 25.29
Social Security Rate For Companies 13.78 percent Dec/14 13 13 : 13.78
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.51 percent Dec/14 11.5 11.5 : 11.51




Economic Indicators for Malaysia including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Malaysia economy. 7/8/2015