Total jobs in the private sector went up by 82 thousand in the first quarter of 2019 to register8.55 million. The filled positions rate remained at 97.7 per cent (8.35 million) and vacancies rate was 2.3 per cent (201 thousand).
Release Date : Friday 28, June 2019 1200
In the first quarter of 2019, Malaysia’s labour productivity, as measured by value added per hour worked, rose 2.4 per cent after registering 3.0 per cent in the preceding quarter.
Release Date : Friday 24, May 2019 1200
Based on the Economic Census 2016, there were 8.7 million persons working in the formal private sector as compared to 6.9 million persons in 2010. It showed an increase of 25.7 per cent growth with 4.7 per cent average growth rate. The total salaries & wages paid for all sectors in Malaysia in 2015 amounted to RM245.69 billion, as compared to RM154.10 billion in 2010 with annual average growth rate of 9.8 per cent.
Release Date : Tuesday 19, December 2017 1700