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Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur is situated in the middle of Selangor.
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur @ a Glance
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Area (km2)* 243 243 243 243  
Population (million)          
  Total 1.72 1.74 1.78 1.79 1.79e
  Male 0.88 0.91 0.91 0.92 0.92e
  Female 0.84 0.85 0.87 0.87 0.87e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 1.2 0.8 2.4 0.5 0.1e
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population )          
  Crude Birth Rate 14.7 15.6 14.5 14.4  
  Crude Death Rate 4.2 4.4 4.3 4.5  
Total Fertility Rate # 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.5  
Life Expectancy (years)          
  Male 74.1 74.2 74.3 74.4p 74.4e
  Female 78.2 78.2 78.3 78.4p 78.4e
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)          
  GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM million) 140,534 152,477 160,490e 169,971p  
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 82,208 90,546 94,856e 101,420p  
  GDP Growth (%) 6.9 8.5 5.3e 5.9p  
Employment 2          
  Labour Force ('000) 907.3 877.0 882.6 855.4  
  Employed ('000) 877.8 852.0 853.4 827.2  
  Unemployment ('000) 29.5 25.0 29.1 28.2  
  Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)          
       Total 72.0 69.8 70.5 68.1  
       Male 81.8 80.2 81.4 78.9  
       Female 61.8 59.0 59.2 57.0  
  Unemployment Rate (%) 3.3 2.9 3.3 3.3  

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.