Malaysia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 3.47  Dec/14 3.47 2.1 : 4.71
Government Bond 10Y 4.18 percent Dec/14 4.18 2.87 : 5.35
Stock Market 1716 Index points Dec/14 1716 89.04 : 1887
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 312 USD Billion Dec/13 312 2.42 : 312
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 percent Aug/14 0.9 -7.6 : 5.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 percent Aug/14 5.6 -6.2 : 10.3
GDP Constant Prices 211738 MYR Million Aug/14 211738 130630 : 211738
Gross National Product 196 MYR Billion Aug/14 196 127 : 196
GDP per capita 6990 USD Dec/13 6990 815 : 6990
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 56663 MYR Million Aug/14 56663 27407 : 60033
GDP per capita PPP 22556 USD Dec/13 22556 10155 : 22556
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 2.7 percent Sep/14 2.7 2.7 : 4.5
Employed Persons 13635 Thousand Dec/13 13635 5625 : 13635
Unemployed Persons 425 Thousand Dec/13 425 210 : 535
Job Vacancies 223128  Aug/14 223128 7850 : 745205
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.9 percent Sep/14 67.9 62.3 : 69.6
Wages in Manufacturing 2746 MYR Oct/14 2746 2391 : 2985
Population 29.95 Million Dec/13 29.95 8.2 : 29.95
Retirement Age Women 60  Jan/14 60 55 : 60
Retirement Age Men 60  Jan/14 60 55 : 60
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate percent Nov/14 3 -2.4 : 23.9
Consumer Price Index CPI 112 Index Points Nov/14 112 24.3 : 112
GDP Deflator 127 Index Points Aug/14 127 83 : 129
Producer Prices 125 Index Points Oct/14 125 78.3 : 131
Import Prices 130 Index Points Oct/14 130 98.5 : 133
Food Inflation 2.9 percent Nov/14 2.9 1.97 : 5.67
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 percent Nov/14 0.5 -1.52 : 3.94
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 3.25 percent Nov/14 3.25 2 : 3.5
Interbank Rate 3.72 percent Nov/14 3.72 2.03 : 11.15
Money Supply M0 65928 MYR Million Oct/14 65928 1000 : 71634
Money Supply M1 327549 MYR Million Oct/14 327549 2032 : 332314
Money Supply M2 1504933 MYR Million Oct/14 1504933 4122 : 1504933
Money Supply M3 1516475 MYR Million Oct/14 1516475 8313 : 1516475
Foreign Exchange Reserves 134198 USD Million Oct/14 134198 20234 : 155165
Loans to Private Sector 1410452 MYR Million Oct/14 1410452 289998 : 1410452
Banks Balance Sheet 2125977 MYR Million Oct/14 2125977 1022141 : 2125977
Central Bank Balance Sheet 450211 MYR Million Oct/14 450211 2221 : 506381
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 1186 MYR THO Oct/14 1186 -2881 : 15767
Exports 65090 MYR Million Oct/14 65090 328 : 67108
Imports 63904 MYR Million Oct/14 63904 314 : 63904
Current Account 7593 MYR Million Aug/14 7593 1836 : 39982
Current Account to GDP 4.7 percent Dec/13 4.7 -13.2 : 17.1
External Debt 740663 MYR Million Aug/14 740663 9063 : 740663
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Oct/14 105 100 : 127
Tourist Arrivals 2229920  Jul/14 2229920 459374 : 2806565
Gold Reserves 35.46 Tonnes May/14 35.46 35.46 : 36.39
Crude Oil Production 500 BBL/D/1K Aug/14 500 450 : 790
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.9 percent of GDP Dec/13 -3.9 -6.7 : 2.4
Government Debt to GDP 54.8 percent Dec/13 54.8 31.8 : 80.74
Government Budget Value 6207 MYR Million Aug/14 6207 -6856 : 11959
Government Spending 25896 MYR Million Aug/14 25896 12420 : 35552
Credit Rating 66.5  66.5 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 95.9  Aug/14 95.9 70.6 : 126
Industrial Production percent Oct/14 5 -18 : 14.2
Industrial Production Mom -0.2 percent Sep/14 -0.2 -6.12 : 9.65
Manufacturing Production 4.7 percent Sep/14 4.7 -44.43 : 38.45
Capacity Utilization 78 percent Aug/14 78 59 : 82
Changes in Inventories -1458 MYR Million Aug/14 -1458 -10585 : 6163
Bankruptcies 1606 Companies Oct/14 1606 503 : 2366
Car Registrations 96201 Cars Sep/14 96201 9732 : 136394
Leading Economic Index 119 Index Points Sep/14 119 67.1 : 119
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 98  Aug/14 98 70.5 : 124
Consumer Spending 115801 MYR Million Aug/14 115801 56768 : 115801
Bank Lending Rate 4.67 percent Oct/14 4.67 4.44 : 13.53
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 6.6 percent May/14 6.6 -39.2 : 44.5
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 28
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 25.29 24.5 : 25.29
Social Security Rate For Companies 13.78 percent Jan/14 13.78 13 : 13.78
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.51 percent Jan/14 11.51 11.5 : 11.51




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