Malaysia Population 1960-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in Malaysia was last recorded at 30.4 million people in 2014 from 8.2 million in 1960, changing 271 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Malaysia averaged 17.83 Million from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 30.40 Million in 2014 and a record low of 8.20 Million in 1960. Population in Malaysia is reported by the Department of Statistics Malaysia.

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Malaysia Population


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
30.40 29.95 30.40 8.20 1960 - 2014 Million Yearly
The population of Malaysia represents 0.42 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 242 people on the planet is a resident of Malaysia. This page provides - Malaysia Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Malaysia Population - was last refreshed on Friday, March 6, 2015.

Malaysia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.00 2.70 4.50 2.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 13634.60 12723.20 13634.60 5624.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 424.60 396.30 534.70 210.50 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 250976.00 223128.00 745205.00 7850.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 67.90 67.50 69.60 62.30 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 2944.00 2754.00 2985.00 2391.00 MYR [+]
Population 30.40 29.95 30.40 8.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 55.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 55.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 900.00 900.00 900.00 900.00 MYR / monthly [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 202.77 Dec/14 201.03 202.77 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.67 Dec/14 35.35 35.67 17.91 Million [+]
China 1360.72 Dec/13 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 334.57 Dec/14 333.11 334.57 260.38 Million [+]
France 66.02 Dec/14 65.53 66.02 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.82 Dec/14 80.51 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1238.89 Dec/14 1223.58 1238.89 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 249.86 Dec/13 246.86 249.86 88.69 Million [+]
Italy 60.78 Dec/14 59.69 60.78 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.02 Dec/14 127.30 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.82 Dec/14 16.78 16.82 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/14 143.30 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.50 Dec/14 46.73 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.13 Dec/14 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 77.70 Dec/14 76.67 77.70 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 64.31 Dec/14 63.90 64.31 52.37 Million [+]
United States 318.86 Dec/14 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]