MALAYSIA

Capital city:
Kuala Lumpur
Major urban areas:
Kuala Lumpur, Klang, Johor Bahru
Official Language:
Bahasa Malaysia
Survey Language:
Bahasa Malaysia, English, Chinese (Mandarin), Tamil
GDP (PPP):
$525 billion (2013 est.)
GDP – per capita (PPP):
$17,500 (2013 est.)
People:
Population:
30,073,353
Median age:
28 years (male: 27 years, female: 28 years)
Age Structure:
0-14 years: 29%
.
15-24 years: 17%
.
25-34 years: 16%
.
35-44 years: 14%
.
45-54 years: 11%
.
55-64 years: 8%
.
65 years and over: 5%
Gender Structure:
51 male, 49% female
Urban population:
73% of total population (2011)
Internet users:
20,140,125 (67% of population)
Mobile-cellular telephone subscriptions:
42,996,000
Facebook users:
13,589,520

Local hi-lights:
It is claimed to be the ‘Truly Asia’ due to its multi-ethnicities consists of Malay or Bumiputera (50%), Chinese (23%) and Indian (7%).