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Real Sector
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Observations More info
Period of latest Latest data Data for previous period Back Series Data
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National Accounts (GDP) at Current Prices RM million Q4/15 303,849 292,580 GDP by Expenditure

DOSM
Agriculture RM million Q4/15 24,273 26,994    
Mining and Quarrying RM million Q4/15 25,827 23,683    
Manufacturing RM million Q4/15 69,012 66,758    
Electricity, Gas and Water RM million Q4/15 7,993 7,973    
Construction RM million Q4/15 14,105 13,970    
Wholesale and Retail Trade, Accommodation and Restaurants RM million Q4/15 59,757 55,375    
Transport, Storage and Communication RM million Q4/15 26,219 25,910    
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Services RM million Q4/15 32,675 31,269    
Other Services RM million Q4/15 12,732 12,721    
Government Services RM million Q4/15 27,083 24,310    
Less : FISIM 8 undistributed RM million Q4/15 - -    
Plus : Import duties RM million Q4/15 4,175 3,617    
National Accounts (GDP) at 2010 prices RM million Q4/15 277,781 269,401  
Agriculture RM million Q4/15 23,533 26,665    
Mining and Quarrying RM million Q4/15 24,134 22,260    
Manufacturing RM million Q4/15 63,786 61,222    
Electricity, Gas and Water RM million Q4/15 6,866 6,879    
Construction RM million Q4/15 11,992 12,125    
Wholesale and Retail Trade, Accommodation and Restaurants RM million Q4/15 49,941 47,182    
Transport, Storage and Communication RM million Q4/15 25,070 24,927    
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Business Services RM million Q4/15 30,774 29,698    
Other Services RM million Q4/15 11,884 11,800    
Government Services RM million Q4/15 25,853 23,207    
Less : FISIM 8 undistributed RM million Q4/15 - -    
Plus : Import duties RM million Q4/15 3,947 3,435    
Industrial Production Index 2010=100 Feb/16 114.9 123.4 DOSM
Employment million persons Q4/15 13.835 13.787 DOSM
Feb/16 14.197 14.151
Employment % of labour force Q4/15 96.8 96.8 DOSM
Feb/16 96.6 96.6
Unemployment million persons Q4/15 0.452 0.448 DOSM
Feb/16 0.506 0.502
Unemployment % of labour force Q4/15 3.2 3.2 DOSM
Feb/16 3.4 3.4
Average salaries and wages per employee in manufacturing sector RM per month Feb/16 3,121.7 3,155.8 DOSM
Consumer Price Index 2010=100 Mar/16 113.8 114.5 DOSM
Producer Price Index - Local Production 2010=100 Mar/16 99.7 99.6 DOSM

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Fiscal Sector
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Observations More info
Period of latest Latest data Data for previous period Back Series Data
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Public Sector Operations */         Treasury
General Government            
Revenue RM million 2014 206,901 191,554    
Operating expenditure RM million 2014 242,978 236,610    
Non-financial public enterprises' operating surplus RM million 2014 116,414 139,821    
Public sector current account RM million 2014 80,337 94,765    
Net development expenditure RM million 2014 155,322 133,345    
Public sector overall balance RM million 2014 -74,985 -38,581    
Domestic financing RM million 2014 54,040 53,362    
Bank RM million 2014 29,738 34,835    
Non-bank RM million 2014 24,302 18,527    
Foreign borrowing RM million 2014 -2,852 13,193    
Central Government Operations 1/         Treasury
Revenue RM million Mar/16 21,001 13,460    
Expenditure RM million Mar/16 22,414 19,800    
Overall balance RM million Mar/16 -1,413 -6,340    
Domestic financing2/ RM million Mar/16 9,000 500    
Bank RM million Mar/16 -3,548 1,257    
Non-bank RM million Mar/16 12,548 -757    
Foreign borrowing RM million Mar/16 -128 -7    
Central Government Debt         BNM
Current liabilities, total RM million Q4/15 630,540 623,348    
Short-term debt RM million Q4/15 4,700 8,300    
Medium-and long-term debt RM million Q4/15 625,840 615,048    
Domestic debt4 RM million Q4/15 433,100 435,070    
Short-term debt RM million Q4/15 1,365 3,061    
Medium-and long-term debt RM million Q4/15 431,735 432,009    
External debt5 RM million Q4/15 197,441 188,277    
Short-term debt RM million Q4/15 3,335 5,239    
Medium-and long-term debt RM million Q4/15 194,106 183,039    
External debt, by currency5            
RM6 RM million Q4/15 175,964 166,030    
USD RM million Q4/15 15,444 16,042    
Yen RM million Q4/15 5,611 5,746    
Other RM million Q4/15 421 459    
Debt guaranteed by Federal Government RM million Q4/15 177,729 174,052    

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Financial Sector
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Observations More info
Period of latest Latest data Data for previous period Back Series Data
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Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector         BNM
Narrow money (M1) RM million Mar/16 354,150 366,930    
Broad money (M3) RM million Mar/16 1,604,414 1,603,298    
Net claims on Government RM million Mar/16 94,597 100,759    
Claims on the private sector RM million Mar/16 1,570,349 1,572,055    
Net foreign assets RM million Mar/16 507,433 533,342    
Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank         BNM
Reserve money RM million Mar/16 129,960 133,460    
Net claims on Government RM million Mar/16 -8,204 -6,224    
Claims on the private sector RM million Mar/16 6,096 6,032    
Net foreign assets RM million Mar/16 374,155 402,409    
Interest Rates (Average of deposit and lending rates)         BNM
Interbank rate (3-month) % p.a. Daily       BNM
BNM Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) (w.e.f Apr/26/04) % p.a. Mar/16 3.25 3.25    
Discount rates on Treasury Bills (3-mth) % p.a. Mar/16 2.39 0.00    
Market Indicative Yield on 5-year Federal Government securities % p.a. Mar/16 3.43 3.54    
Market Indicative Yield on 10-year Federal Government securities % p.a. Mar/16 3.80 3.93    
Financial Soundness Indicators (FSIs) [PDF]           IMF [PDF]
Stock Market share price index Bursa Malaysia Composite Index, 1977=100 Daily       Bursa Malaysia

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External Sector
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Observations More info
Period of latest Latest data Data for previous period Back Series Data
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Balance of Payments     Q4/15 (BPM6) Q3/15 (BPM6) DOSM
Current Account RM million Q4/15 11,415 5,061    
Goods: Exports RM million Q4/15 184,590 174,873    
Goods: Imports RM million Q4/15 153,708 147,726    
Services: Credit RM million Q4/15 35,404 34,144    
Services: Debit RM million Q4/15 41,652 40,027    
Primary Income: Credit RM million Q4/15 13,267 8,983    
Primary Income: Debit RM million Q4/15 21,474 19,329    
Secondary Income: Credit RM million Q4/15 3,520 3,180    
Secondary Income: Debit RM million Q4/15 8,532 9,038    
Capital Account: RM million Q4/15 -15 -30    
Credit RM million Q4/15 1 2    
Debit RM million Q4/15 16 32    
Financial Account RM million Q4/15 5,291 -31,178    
Direct Investment: Assets RM million Q4/15 -2,758 -7,029    
Direct Investment: Liabilities RM million Q4/15 8,463 6,732    
Portfolio & Financial Derivatives RM million Q4/15 15,953 -24,517    
Other Investment RM million Q4/15 -16,367 -6,363    
Reserves Assets RM million Q4/15 6,009 -16,997    
Net Errors and Omissions RM million Q4/15 -22,700 43,144    
International Reserves (RM)3/ RM billion Apr/15/16 382.1 381.6 BNM
International Reserves (USD) 3/ USD billion Apr/15/16 97.2 97.0   BNM
Foreign Currency Reserves USD billion Apr/15/16 89.2 89.3    
IMF Reserve Position USD billion Apr/15/16 0.8 0.8    
SDRs USD billion Apr/15/16 1.2 1.1    
Gold USD billion Apr/15/16 1.4 1.4    
Other Reserve Assets USD billion Apr/15/16 4.6 4.4    
Reserves Template         Reserve Template
Official Reserve Assets USD billion Mar/16 97.0 95.6    
Other Foreign Currency Assets USD billion Mar/16 0.9 1.4    
Merchandise Trade         DOSM
Total exports, f.o.b. RM million Feb/16 56,720 61,852   BNM
Total imports, c.i.f. RM million Feb/16 49,368 56,460    
Balance RM million Feb/16 7,352 5,392    
International Investment Position         DOSM
Assets RM million Q4/15 1,665,591 1,714,516    
Direct investment RM million Q4/15 664,565 686,533    
Portfolio investment RM million Q4/15 296,717 308,424    
Equity and investment fund shares RM million Q4/15 204,093 202,496    
Debt securities RM million Q4/15 92,624 105,929    
Financial derivatives RM million Q4/15 13,239 15,570    
Other investment RM million Q4/15 281,983 288,892    
Reserve assets RM million Q4/15 409,087 415,096    
Liabilities RM million Q4/15 1,558,462 1,568,560    
Direct investment RM million Q4/15 583,747 585,131    
Portfolio investment RM million Q4/15 623,332 608,095    
Equity and investment fund shares RM million Q4/15 254,811 245,627    
Debt securities RM million Q4/15 368,521 362,469    
Financial derivatives RM million Q4/15 11,221 13,820    
Other investment RM million Q4/15 340,162 361,514    
Net international investment position RM million Q4/15 107,129 145,956    
Gross External Debt 7/ RM million Q4/15 833,745 852,864 BNM
General Government RM million Q4/15 197,441 188,278    
Short-term RM million Q4/15 3,335 5,239    
Long-term RM million Q4/15 194,106 183,039    
Bonds RM million Q4/15 187,808 176,514    
Loans RM million Q4/15 6,298 6,525    
Monetary authorities RM million Q4/15 31,720 30,300    
Banks RM million Q4/15 298,450 319,592    
Short-term RM million Q4/15 247,282 264,492    
Loans RM million Q4/15 161,301 177,339    
Currency and deposits RM million Q4/15 81,616 82,811    
Others RM million Q4/15 4,365 4,341    
Long-term RM million Q4/15 51,168 55,100    
Bond/Loans RM million Q4/15 50,613 54,634    
Others RM million Q4/15 555 466    
Other sectors RM million Q4/15 306,135 314,694    
Short-term RM million Q4/15 77,524 81,286    
Loans RM million Q4/15 16,420 16,916    
Others RM million Q4/15 61,104 64,370    
Long-term RM million Q4/15 228,611 233,408    
Bonds/Loans RM million Q4/15 225,312 229,717    
Others RM million Q4/15 3,299 3,691    
Exchange Rates RM per major Currencies Daily       Exchange Rates

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Population
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Observations More info
Period of latest Latest data Data for previous period Back Series Data
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Population million persons 2015 31.0 30.6 DOSM

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1 Refers to monthly data
2 In some instances, data on domestic financing from banking sources and the Accountant General would differ due to the differences in timing when the transactions are recorded.
3 Fortnightly data
4 Following the redefinition of external debt (see Box Article on the 'Redefinition of External Debt' in BNM Quarterly  Bulletin: First Quarter 2014), the domestic debt composition excludes non-resident holdings of ringgit-denominated Federal Government debt (MGS, GII, T-bills etc)
5 Refers to the redefined external debt, which includes non-resident holdings of Federal Government debt (MGS, GII, T-bills, etc) which was classified as domestic debt under the previous definition
6 Refers to non-resident holdings of ringgit-denominated Federal Government debt (MGS, GII, T-bills, etc)
7 Refers to the redefined external debt which include loans obtained and bonds and notes issued abroad, non-resident (NR) holdings of ringgit-denominated debt securities, NR deposit, trade credit and other debt liabilities. For more information, please refer to the box article entitled 'The Redefinition of External Debt' in the Bank Negara Malaysia Quarterly Bulletin: Economic and Financial Developments in the First Quarter of 2014.
Source: Treasury & Joint International Investment Position (IIP) Report by Residence Companies by Department of Statistic, Malaysia and Bank Negara Malaysia.
8In accordance to the latest SNA 2008, beginning 1Q 2012 publication , FISIM are now distributed across the various economic sector

 

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