Malaysia’s economy expanded by 4.3 per cent in 2019 as compared to 4.8 per cent in the preceding year.
The Services and Manufacturing sectors remained as the key driver of the supply side with a combination share of 79.9 per cent to the economy. Private Final Consumption Expenditure maintained a stronghold in demand side with a contribution of 58.7 per cent to GDP in 2019.
In 2019, the Malaysia’s GDP in current prices amounted to RM1.51 trillion and for constant prices recorded RM1.42 trillion. Gross National Income per capita increased to RM45,131 from RM43,307 in 2018.
DATO' SRI DR. MOHD UZIR MAHIDIN
CHIEF STATISTICIAN MALAYSIA
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, MALAYSIA
13 May 2020
Mohd Yusrizal Ab Razak
Public Relation Officer
Strategic Communication and International Division
Department of Statistics, Malaysia
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