Malaysia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 3.63  Apr/15 3.71 2.1 : 4.71
Government Bond 10Y 3.88 percent Apr/15 3.89 2.87 : 5.35
Stock Market 1846 Index points Apr/15 1831 89.04 : 1887
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 312 USD Billion Dec/13 305 2.42 : 312
GDP Growth Rate percent Nov/14 0.9 -7.6 : 5.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.8 percent Nov/14 5.6 -6.2 : 10.3
GDP Constant Prices 218710 MYR Million Nov/14 211852 130630 : 218710
Gross National Product 200 MYR Billion Nov/14 196 127 : 200
GDP per capita 6990 USD Dec/13 6786 815 : 6990
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 57418 MYR Million Nov/14 56663 27407 : 60033
GDP per capita PPP 22556 USD Dec/13 21897 10155 : 22556
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate percent Jan/15 3 2.7 : 4.5
Employed Persons 13635 Thousand Dec/13 12723 5625 : 13635
Unemployed Persons 425 Thousand Dec/13 396 210 : 535
Job Vacancies 250976  Nov/14 223128 7850 : 745205
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.2 percent Jan/15 67.9 62.3 : 69.6
Wages in Manufacturing 2886 MYR Feb/15 2886 2391 : 2985
Population 30.4 Million Dec/14 29.95 8.2 : 30.4
Retirement Age Women 60  Jan/14 60 55 : 60
Retirement Age Men 60  Jan/14 60 55 : 60
Minimum Wages 900 MYR/Month Jan/15 900 900 : 900
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.1 percent Feb/15 1 -2.4 : 23.9
Consumer Price Index CPI 110 Index Points Feb/15 111 24.3 : 112
GDP Deflator 127 Index Points Aug/14 128 83 : 129
Producer Prices 105 Index Points Feb/15 105 78.3 : 131
Import Prices 130 Index Points Feb/15 129 98.5 : 133
Food Inflation 2.7 percent Feb/15 2.8 1.97 : 5.67
Inflation Rate Mom -0.6 percent Feb/15 -1.1 -1.52 : 3.94
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 3.25 percent Mar/15 3.25 2 : 3.5
Interbank Rate 3.72 percent Mar/15 3.74 2.03 : 11.15
Money Supply M0 74812 MYR Million Feb/15 71144 1000 : 74812
Money Supply M1 351432 MYR Million Feb/15 346300 2032 : 351432
Money Supply M2 1552757 MYR Million Feb/15 1546577 4122 : 1552757
Money Supply M3 1560923 MYR Million Feb/15 1554344 8313 : 1560923
Foreign Exchange Reserves 105100 USD Million Mar/15 111522 20234 : 155165
Loans to Private Sector 1455329 MYR Million Feb/15 1447003 289998 : 1455329
Banks Balance Sheet 2223020 MYR Million Feb/15 2227445 1022141 : 2227445
Central Bank Balance Sheet 405640 MYR Million Feb/15 406202 2221 : 506381
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 4523 MYR Million Feb/15 8960 -2881 : 15767
Exports 53169 MYR Million Feb/15 63605 328 : 67692
Imports 48646 MYR Million Feb/15 54593 314 : 63904
Current Account 6070 MYR Million Nov/14 7593 1836 : 39982
Current Account to GDP 4.7 percent Dec/13 7.6 -13.2 : 17.1
External Debt 744700 MYR Million Nov/14 740663 9063 : 744700
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Feb/15 105 100 : 127
Tourist Arrivals 2447845  Dec/14 2130022 459374 : 2806565
Gold Reserves 35.77 Tonnes Nov/14 35.46 35.46 : 36.39
Crude Oil Production 572 BBL/D/1K Oct/14 568 450 : 790
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.5 percent of GDP Dec/14 -3.9 -6.7 : 2.4
Government Debt to GDP 54.8 percent Dec/13 53.3 31.8 : 80.74
Government Budget Value -94.3 MYR Million Nov/14 6207 -6856 : 11959
Government Spending 36528 MYR Million Nov/14 25896 12420 : 36528
Credit Rating 66.5  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 86  Nov/14 95.9 70.6 : 126
Industrial Production 5.2 percent Feb/15 7 -18 : 14.2
Industrial Production Mom -0.1 percent Feb/15 -1 -6.12 : 9.65
Manufacturing Production percent Feb/15 6.5 -44.43 : 38.45
Capacity Utilization 80 percent Nov/14 78 59 : 82
Changes in Inventories -3150 MYR Million Nov/14 -1407 -10585 : 6163
Bankruptcies 1263 Companies Feb/15 1261 503 : 2366
Car Registrations 111208 Cars Jan/15 112654 9732 : 136394
Leading Economic Index 120 Index Points Jan/15 120 67.1 : 120
Mining Production 9.2 percent Feb/15 8.33 -20.34 : 16.28
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 83  Nov/14 98 70.5 : 124
Consumer Spending 112886 MYR Million Nov/14 115864 56768 : 115864
Bank Lending Rate 4.67 percent Feb/15 4.64 4.44 : 13.53
Gasoline Prices 0.53 USD/Liter Mar/15 0.47 0.28 : 0.66
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 7.9 percent Aug/14 8.4 -39.2 : 44.5
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 26 percent Jan/14 26 26 : 28
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/14 6 6 : 10
Social Security Rate 25.29 percent Jan/14 24.5 24.5 : 25.29
Social Security Rate For Companies 13.78 percent Jan/14 13 13 : 13.78
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.51 percent Jan/14 11.5 11.5 : 11.51




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