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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
  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Area (km2)* 12,974 12,959 12,959    
Population (million)          
  Total 1.14 1.16 1.18 1.21 1.23e
  Male 0.58 0.59 0.60 0.62 0.63e
  Female 0.56 0.57 0.58 0.59 0.60e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 2.4 1.8 1.9 2.1 1.8e
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population )          
  Crude Birth Rate * 23.7 23.8 23.3 23.1  
  Crude Death Rate 5.7 5.8 5.8 5.8  
Total Fertility Rate # 3.4 3.4 3.2 3.2  
Life Expectancy at Birth (years) 6          
Male 68.6 68.7 68.9 69.2p 69.6e
Female 74.4 74.5 74.6 75.1p 75.7e
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)          
  GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM million) 26,855 27,729 28,579e 30,261p  
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 26,389 26,540 27,272e 29,347p  
  GDP Growth (%) 6.0 3.3 3.1e 5.9p  
Employment 2          
  Labour Force ('000) 432.8 438.0 447.2 456.4  
  Employed ('000) 414.9 420.5 428.5 435.9  
  Unemployed ('000) 17.9 17.5 18.6 20.5  
  Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)          
       Total 60.5 59.9 60.0 60.2  
       Male 76.2 75.1 76.2 75.0  
       Female 44.1 44.2 43.4 44.6  
  Unemployment rate (%) 4.1 4.0 4.2 4.5  

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.