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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 1.23 1.25e
  Male 0.59 0.60 0.62 0.63 0.63e
  Female 0.57 0.58 0.59 0.60 0.61e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 1.8 1.9 2.1 1.7 1.4e
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 2015 prices (RM million) 31,124 32,133 33,968e 34,820p  
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 26,808 27,434 29,855e 30,216p  
  GDP Growth (%)   3.2 5.7e 2.5p  
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. 2015 - 2019: Population Estimates based on the adjusted Population and Housing Census of Malaysia 2010.
  2. Employment data in 2010 and 2011 has been revised based on the latest population estimates from the Census of Population and Housing 2010, which was adjusted for under-enumeration.
  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.