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Selangor

Selangor is located in the right and west of Peninsular Malaysia and bounded: 
i. Perak in the north;
ii. Pahang in the east;
iii. Negeri Sembilan in the south; and
iv. Straits of Malacca in the west
 
Selangor @ a Glance
  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Area (km2)* 7,930 7,931 7,931    
Population (million)          
  Total 6.05 6.18 6.29 6.38 6.47e
  Male 3.15 3.21 3.27 3.32 3.36e
  Female 2.90 2.97 3.02 3.06 3.11e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 2.5 2.1 1.8 1.4 1.4e
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population ) #          
  Crude Birth Rate * 18.0 17.5 16.6 16.3  
  Crude Death Rate # 3.7 3.9 4.1 4.2  
Total Fertility Rate 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.7  
Life Expectancy at Birth (years) 6          
Male 73.2 73.3 73.1 73.1p 73.5e
Female 77.3 77.4 77.4p 77.4p

77.5e

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)          
  GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM million) 227,000 240,182 251,812e 269,684p  
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 40,545 42,651 44,652e 48,091p  
  GDP Growth (%) 6.8 5.8 4.8e 7.1p  
Employment 2          
  Labour Force ('000) 3,096.0 3,212.9 3,325.0 3,457.6  
  Employed ('000) 3,033.6 3,135.0 3,217.6 3,359.5  
  Unemployed ('000) 62.4 77.9 107.4 98.1  
  Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)          
       Total 71.7 73.1 74.2 75.7  
       Male 82.0 81.9 82.2 81.9  
       Female 60.5 63.4 65.4 68.8  
  Unemployment Rate (%) 2.0 2.4 3.2 2.8  

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. Includes F.T. Putrajaya.
  7. The added total may differ due to rounding.
  8. * Source: Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia.