Malaysia Country Data

Country CodeMYS
Urban population percentage of total (2012)73.36
Urban population (2012)21,450,995
Land area (sq. km, 2011)328,550
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$9,733,616,207
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$1,319,707,015
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)156.16
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$140,000,000,000
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)1.66
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)2.98
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)6
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)6
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)3
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)133
Tax payments (number, 2013)13
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)36.3
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)140.94
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)8.39
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)65.80
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)3.49
GDP (current US$, 2012)$305,000,000,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)5.64
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)10,432
Labor force (2012)12,717,901
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)3.00
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)74.67
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)26.65
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)5.16
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)68.19
Population growth (annual %, 2012)1.66
Population (Total, 2012)29,239,927
Internet Infrastructure Rating4
Electric Infrastructure Rating4
Water Infrastructure Rating4
Road Infrastructure Rating5
Healthcare Infrastructure Rating5
Legal Infrastructure Rating4
Online Payment Infrastructure Rating2
Smart Phone Penetration (% of population)63%
Mobile Internet Penetration (% of population)116%
Credit Card Penetration (% of population)25%
E-commerce Revenue (Total, in $USD)$300000000
Facebook Users (Total Number)13500000
Mobile Carrier Average Monthly Revenue Per User (in $USD)$17
Online Advertisement Market (Total, in $USD)$106000000
Minimum Salary By Law (Yearly, in $USD)$3200
Average Salary - Entry Level Engineer (Yearly, in $USD)$10000
Average Salary - Senior Level Engineer (Yearly, in $USD)$21000