Malaysia Malaysia: Unemployment (% of total labor force)

The data set "Unemployment (% of total labor force) " for Malaysia contains data from the year 1982 until 2017.
Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.


This section displays the historical data as line chart.

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Unemployment (% of total labor force)
Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) 3.7
Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) 3.3
Unemployment, youth total, ages 15-24 (% of total labor force) 12.4
Unemployment, youth female, ages 15-24 (% of female labor force) 13.6
Unemployment, youth male, ages 15-24 (% of male labor force) 11.7

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 32,042,458
Area (sq. km) 330,800.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 296,535,930,381
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 9,508