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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
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Area (km2)* 12,959 12,959 13,052    
Population (million)          
  Total 1.16 1.18 1.21 1.23e  
  Male 0.59 0.60 0.62 0.63e  
  Female 0.57 0.58 0.59 0.60e  
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 1.8 1.9 2.1 1.8e  
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population )          
  Crude Birth Rate * 23.8 23.3 23.1    
  Crude Death Rate 5.8 5.8 5.8    
Total Fertility Rate # 3.4 3.2 3.2    
Life expectancy at birth (years)          
Male 68.7 68.9 69.1 69.2p 69.3e
Female 74.5 74.6 74.9 75.1p 75.3e
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)          
  GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM million) 27,729 28,579e 30,261p    
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 26,540 27,272e 29,347p    
  GDP Growth (%) 3.3 3.1e 5.9p    
Employment 2          
  Labour Force ('000) 438.0 447.2 458.8 470.3  
  Employed ('000) 420.5 428.5 438.3 447.8  
  Unemployed ('000) 17.5 18.6 20.6 22.5  
  Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)          
       Total 59.9 60.0 60.2 60.2  
       Male 75.1 76.2 75.0 75.6  
       Female 44.2 43.4 44.6 44.2  
  Unemployment rate (%) 4.0 4.2 4.5 4.8  

Note:

  1. 2014 - 2018: 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.