In the second quarter of 2019, total positions in the private sector increased by 145 thousand to register 8.6 million positions. The rate of filled positions was 97.5 per cent while the vacancies rate was 2.5 per cent.
Release Date : Friday 06, September 2019 1200
Malaysia’s labour productivity as measured by value added per hour worked, remained 2.4 per cent in the second quarter of 2019 (Q1 2019: 2.4%).
Release Date : Thursday 29, August 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