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Kelantan

Kelantan is located in the northeast of Peninsular Malaysia and bounded: 
i. Thailand in the north; 
ii. South China Sea in the northeast; 
iii. Terengganu in the east; 
v. Pahang in the south; and 
iv. Perak in the west
 
Kelantan @ a Glance
 
2013
2014
2015
2016 2017
Area (km2)*
15,028 15,105 15,101 15,101  
Population (million)
 
 
 
   
 
Total
1.68 1.72 1.76 1.80 1.83e
 
Male
0.85 0.87 0.89 0.91 0.92e
 
Female
0.84 0.85 0.87 0.89 0.91e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%)
2 2.3 2.1 2.0 1.8e
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population )
 
       
 
Crude Birth Rate
21.6
22.8 22.2 21.4  
 
Crude Death Rate
6.0
6.1 6.1 6.0  
Total Fertility Rate#
3.4
3.6 3.4 3.4  
Life Expectancy (years)          
Male 69.0 69.0 69.0 69.1p 69.2e
Female 75.1 75.1 75.1 75.1p 75.2e
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
 
       
 
GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM mil.)
18,136
19,053
19,718e 20,664p  
 
GDP per capita at current prices (RM)
11,284
11,751
12,087e 12,812p  
 
GDP Growth (%)
3.3
5.1
3.5e 4.8p  
Employment 2
 
       
 
Labour Force ('000)
619.8
646.2 676.2 657.8 694.8
 
Employed ('000)
602.7
625.2 652.1 632.9 670.0
 
Unemployed ('000)
17.1
21.0 24.1 24.9 24.8
 
Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)
         
       Total 59.3 60.3 61.9 59.1 61.1
       Male 72.6 71.7 74.4 72.3 73.4
       Female 46.1 48.8 49.5 45.8 48.6
 
Unemployment Rate (%)
2.8
3.3 3.6 3.8 3.6
Notes:
  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.