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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
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Area (km2)* 7,931 7,931 7,951    
Population (million)          
  Total 6.18 6.29 6.38 6.47e  
  Male 3.21 3.27 3.32 3.36e  
  Female 2.97 3.02 3.06 3.11e  
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 2.1 1.8 1.4 1.4e  
Birth and Death ( per 1,000 population ) #          
  Crude Birth Rate * 17.5 16.6 16.3    
  Crude Death Rate # 3.9 4.1 4.2    
Total Fertility Rate 1.8 1.7 1.7    
Life expectancy at birth (years) 6          
Male 73.3 73.1 73.1 73.2p 73.1e
Female 77.4 77.3p 77.4 77.4p

77.5e

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)          
  GDP at constant 2010 prices (RM million) 240,182 251,812e 269,684p    
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 42,651 44,652e 48,091p    
  GDP Growth (%) 5.8 4.8e 7.1p    
Employment 2          
  Labour Force ('000) 3,212.9 3,325.0 3,457.5 3,546.3  
  Employed ('000) 3,135.0 3,217.6 3,359.4 3,446.7  
  Unemployed ('000) 77.9 107.4 98.1 99.6  
  Labour Force Participation Rates, LFPR (%)          
       Total 73.1 74.2 75.7 76.3  
       Male 81.9 82.2 81.9 82.5  
       Female 63.4 65.4 68.8 69.6  
  Unemployment Rate (%) 2.4 3.2 2.8 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.