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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 6.48 6.53e
  Male 3.21 3.27 3.32 3.36 3.40e
  Female 2.97 3.02 3.06 3.11 3.13e
Average Annual Population Growth Rate (%) 2.1 1.8 1.4 1.5 0.8e
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 2015 prices (RM million) 268,825 281,839 301,919e 322,592p  
  GDP per capita at current prices (RM) 43,513 45,506 49,013e 51,528p  
  GDP Growth (%)   4.8 7.1e 6.8p  
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. 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. Includes F.T. Putrajaya.
  7. The added total may differ due to rounding.
  8. * Source: Department of Survey and Mapping Malaysia.