Indicators of economy in Malaysia

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2019 was at about 11.160 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Malaysia reached 11.415 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 11.200 US Dollar per capita.

Inflation in Malaysia was in 2019 at around 0.66%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

Compared to Germany, the prices for convenience goods are approximately 40.40% lower.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 53 and is compared to other countries moderate.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2019

Unemployment rates Malaysia

Economic performance 2019

 Malaysia
Total
Malaysia
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP364.70 bn USD11,414.84 USD15,592.80 tn USD30,315.74 USD
Gross national product357.98 bn USD11,204.43 USD15,985.73 tn USD31,079.69 USD


10 of the 2000 largest listed companies in the world originate from Malaysia. This is determined annually in the "Forbes Global 2000" list. The 10 largest companies in the country were in 2020:

Rank 349: Maybank (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 540: Tenaga Nasional (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 664: Public Bank (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 689: CIMB Group Holdings (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 1295: RHB Bank (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 1469: Hong Leong Financial (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 1547: Petronas Chemicals (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 1685: Genting (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 1790: Axiata Group (Kuala Lumpur)
Rank 1807: AmBank Group (Kuala Lumpur)

Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2019


GDP Malaysia
Development of inflation
Corruption in Malaysia
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2019

 Malaysia
Total
Malaysia
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports246.47 bn USD7,714.27 USD8,590.51 bn USD16,701.80 USD
Imports221.34 bn USD6,927.64 USD8,032.20 bn USD15,616.32 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1979 - 2018


Exports
Imports