Malaysia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 3.6  May/15 3.53 2.1 : 4.71
Government Bond 10Y 3.9 percent May/15 3.84 2.87 : 5.35
Stock Market 1756 Index points May/15 1818 89.04 : 1887
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 312 USD Billion Dec/13 305 2.42 : 312
GDP Growth Rate 1.2 percent Feb/15 1.8 -7.6 : 5.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 percent Feb/15 5.7 -6.2 : 10.3
GDP Constant Prices 254386 MYR Million Feb/15 265753 130630 : 265753
Gross National Product 246 MYR Billion Feb/15 253 127 : 253
GDP per capita 6990 USD Dec/13 6786 815 : 6990
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 67610 MYR Million Feb/15 65917 27407 : 67610
GDP per capita PPP 22556 USD Dec/13 21897 10155 : 22556
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate percent Mar/15 3.2 2.7 : 4.5
Employed Persons 13761 Thousand Mar/15 13664 5625 : 13803
Unemployed Persons 431 Thousand Mar/15 455 210 : 535
Job Vacancies 214472  Feb/15 250976 7850 : 745205
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.4 percent Feb/15 67.2 62.3 : 69.6
Wages in Manufacturing 2994 MYR/Month Mar/15 2886 2391 : 2994
Population 30.4 Million Dec/14 29.95 8.2 : 30.4
Retirement Age Women 60  Jan/15 60 55 : 60
Retirement Age Men 60  Jan/15 60 55 : 60
Minimum Wages 900 MYR/Month Jan/15 900 900 : 900
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.8 percent Apr/15 0.9 -2.4 : 23.9
Consumer Price Index CPI 112 Index Points Apr/15 111 24.3 : 112
GDP Deflator 109 Index Points Feb/15 109 83 : 129
Producer Prices 105 Index Points Mar/15 105 78.3 : 131
Import Prices 130 Index Points Mar/15 130 98.5 : 133
Food Inflation 3.1 percent Apr/15 2.3 1.97 : 5.67
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 percent Apr/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 Apr/15 3.72 2.03 : 11.15
Money Supply M0 72250 MYR Million Mar/15 74812 1000 : 74812
Money Supply M1 360341 MYR Million Mar/15 351432 2032 : 360341
Money Supply M2 1583571 MYR Million Mar/15 1552757 4122 : 1583571
Money Supply M3 1589744 MYR Million Mar/15 1560923 8313 : 1589744
Foreign Exchange Reserves 106113 USD Million Apr/15 105100 20234 : 155165
Loans to Private Sector 1467596 MYR Million Mar/15 1455329 289998 : 1467596
Banks Balance Sheet 2270011 MYR Million Mar/15 2223020 1022141 : 2270011
Central Bank Balance Sheet 410730 MYR Million Mar/15 405640 2221 : 506381
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 7820 MYR Million Mar/15 4523 -2881 : 15767
Exports 66466 MYR Million Mar/15 53169 328 : 67692
Imports 58645 MYR Million Mar/15 48646 314 : 63904
Current Account 9968 MYR Million Feb/15 5666 978 : 47317
Current Account to GDP 4.7 percent Dec/13 7.6 -13.2 : 17.1
External Debt 744700 MYR Million Dec/14 740663 9063 : 744700
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points Mar/15 105 100 : 127
Tourist Arrivals 2242077  Mar/15 1949016 459374 : 2806565
Gold Reserves 35.77 Tonnes Nov/14 35.46 35.46 : 36.39
Crude Oil Production 671 BBL/D/1K Dec/14 670 489 : 791
Foreign Direct Investment 9888 MYR Million Feb/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 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 30455 MYR Million Feb/15 45445 12420 : 45445
Credit Rating 66.5  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 101  Feb/15 86.4 70.6 : 126
Industrial Production 6.9 percent Mar/15 5.2 -18 : 14.2
Industrial Production Mom 0.6 percent Mar/15 -0.1 -6.12 : 9.65
Manufacturing Production 6.3 percent Mar/15 4 -44.43 : 38.45
Capacity Utilization 78.4 percent Feb/15 79.8 59 : 82
Changes in Inventories -2522 MYR Million Feb/15 -2694 -10585 : 6163
Bankruptcies 1828 Companies Mar/15 1263 503 : 2366
Car Registrations 97484 Cars Feb/15 111208 9732 : 136394
Leading Economic Index 119 Index Points Mar/15 118 67.1 : 120
Mining Production 9.2 percent Mar/15 9.2 -20.34 : 16.28
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 72.6  Feb/15 83 70.5 : 124
Consumer Spending 135507 MYR Million Feb/15 135038 56768 : 135507
Bank Lending Rate 4.7 percent Mar/15 4.67 4.44 : 13.53
Gasoline Prices 0.53 USD/Liter May/15 0.55 0.28 : 0.66
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index percent Nov/14 7.9 -39.2 : 44.5
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/15 25 25 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 26 percent Jan/14 26 26 : 28
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/15 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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