ECONOMIC DATA

ANNUAL GROWTH,
% (unless stated)
2017 2018 2019
Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 5.7 4.7 4.6 1
Unemployment rate (as % of labour force) 3.4 3.3 3.3 1
BOP Current Account Balance (% to GNI) 3.1 2.4 3.9 1
Merchandise Exports 18.8 7.3 - 1.1 1
Merchandise Imports 19.7 5.2 - 3.3 1
Consumer Price Index 3.7 1.0 0.6 1
International Reserves of BNM, RM billion 414.7 419.5 432.2 2
Note : 1Jan-Sep 2019  2As at 31 October 2019  
Source : Department of Statistics Malaysia and BNM