Your question: How many Tamil people are in Malaysia?

Country Tamil Population Year
Malaysia 1,800,000 2012
Myanmar 1,000,000 2018
United States 238,699 2016 census
South Africa 250,000

What percentage of Malaysia speaks Tamil?

Tamils are the largest of the language groups that form the `Indian’ minority in Malaysia, which constitutes around 9% of the population, or 1.5 million. Within this number, people classified as Tamil-speaking are about 85%.

What is the percentage of Tamil people in Singapore?

Population Profile of Singapore Indian Dialect Groups

Ethno-linguistic background Ancestral origin Percentage
Tamil Tamil Nadu Sri Lanka Puducherry 54.18%
Malayali Kerala Lakshadweep 7.57%
Punjabi Punjab 5.35%
Gujarati Gujarat 1.18%

Is Malaysia cheaper than India?

India is 34.9% cheaper than Malaysia.

Is Tamil Nadu bigger than Malaysia?

Malaysia is 2.54 times as big as Tamil Nadu (India)

Is it difficult to learn Tamil?

The written and spoken forms of Tamil are very different from each other. Although this is a common trait of major Indian languages, it makes it difficult for beginners to learn Tamil. The written form when spoken might sound very old-fashioned and pretentious.

Is English spoken in Malaysia?

The national language of Malaysia is Malay, apart from being one of the two official languages. … The second official language of Malaysia is English, which is also one of the most commonly spoken languages. The three main Malaysian languages are Malay, Mandarin and Tamil.

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