The number of unemployed persons in Malaysia decreased to 512.90 Thousand in October of 2018 from 516.40 Thousand in September of 2018. Unemployed Persons in Malaysia averaged 425.33 Thousand from 1985 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 534.70 Thousand in December of 1988 and a record low of 210.50 Thousand in December of 1996.
Unemployed Persons in Malaysia is expected to be 509.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Malaysia to stand at 509.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 511.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.