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Terengganu

Terengganu is located in the east of Peninsular Malaysia and bounded: 
i. Kelantan in the north and northwest; 
ii. South China Sea in the east; and 
iii. Pahang in the south and southwest.
 
Terengganu @ a Glance
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Area (km2)* 12,959 12,974 12,959 12,959  
Population (million)          
  Total 1.11 1.14 1.16 1.18 1.21e
  Male 0.57 0.58 0.59 0.60 0.62e
  Female 0.55 0.56 0.57 0.58 0.59e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 1.7 2.4 1.8 1.9 2.0e
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population )          
  Crude Birth Rate 22.9 23.7 23.8 23.3  
  Crude Death Rate 5.8 5.7 5.8 5.8  
Total Fertility Rate # 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.2  
Life Expectancy (years)          
Male 68.6 68.6 68.7 68.8p 68.8e
Female 74.3 74.4 74.5 74.5p 74.6e
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)          
  GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM million) 25,326 26,855 27,742e 28,601p  
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 24,449 26,389 26,539e 27,268p  
  GDP Growth (%) 4.3 6.0 3.3e 3.1p  
Employment 2          
  Labour Force ('000) 421.3 432.8 438.0 447.2  
  Employed ('000) 407.0 414.9 420.5 428.5  
  Unemployed ('000) 14.4 17.9 17.5 18.6  
  Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)          
       Total 60.0 60.5 59.9 60.0  
       Male 75.6 76.2 75.1 76.2  
       Female 43.9 44.1 44.2 43.4  
  Unemployment rate (%) 3.4 4.1 4.0 4.2  

Note:

  1. 2013 - 2017: Population Estimates based on the adjusted Population and Housing Census of Malaysia 2010.
  2. Starting 2011, the labour force statistics are estimated based on the latest current population estimates. Therefore the annually statistics labour force time series is updated.
  3. # Total Fertility Rate: The rate per woman aged 15-49 years.
  4. p Preliminary.
  5. e Estimate.
  6. The added total may differ due to rounding.
  7. * Source: Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia.