The total population in Malaysia was estimated at 32.6 million people in 2019, according to the latest census figures and projections from Trading Economics.

Looking back, in the year of 1960, Malaysia had a population of 8.2 million people. This page provides - Malaysia Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia Population - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on September of 2020. source: Department of Statistics, Malaysia

Population in Malaysia is expected to reach 33.10 Million by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Malaysia Population is projected to trend around 33.45 Million in 2021 and 33.80 Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Malaysia Population

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
32.60 32.40 32.60 8.20 1960 - 2019 Million Yearly

Malaysia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.70 4.90 5.30 2.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 15070.00 14990.20 15344.50 5624.60 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 745.10 773.20 826.10 210.50 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.10 68.10 69.00 62.30 percent [+]
Job Vacancies 47431.00 204513.00 745205.00 7850.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 1200.00 1100.00 1200.00 900.00 MYR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 3203.00 3146.00 3998.00 2391.00 MYR/Month [+]
Population 32.60 32.40 32.60 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 [+]
Wages 3087.00 2879.00 3087.00 1814.00 MYR/Month [+]


Malaysia Population
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.