Malaysia has a youth-bulge, with 14.6 million Malaysians aged between 15-39 years old; a staggering 45% of our population, according to the National Statistics Department, 2018.
What percentage of the population is under 15 in Malaysia?
The percentage of population aged 0-14 years (young age) decreased to 23.3 per cent compared with 23.5 per cent in 2019. While the overall percentage of 15-64 years (working age) also decreased from 69.8 per cent in 2019 to 69.7 per cent in 2020.
How many 18 year olds are there in Malaysia?
Malaysia – Total population aged 18-23 years
In 2020, population aged 18-23 years for Malaysia was 3,380.61 thousand persons. Population aged 18-23 years of Malaysia increased from 1,278.5 thousand persons in 1971 to 3,380.61 thousand persons in 2020 growing at an average annual rate of 2.01%.
How many boys are there in Malaysia?
Malaysia Population clock (live)
|16,705,480||Current male population (50.7%)|
|16,239,251||Current female population (49.3%)|
|333,352||Births year to date|
What is the average age in Malaysia?
Malaysia – Median age of the total population
In 2020, median age of population for Malaysia was 30.26 years. Median age of population of Malaysia increased from 19.8 years in 1950 to 30.26 years in 2020 growing at an average annual rate of 3.18%.
Is Malaysia overpopulated?
Malaysia’s population is currently 32.37 million people. It is estimated that Malaysia’s population will peak in the year 2068 at 42.07 million people. Following 2069, the population will begin to steadily decline. Malaysia’s population is growing at a rate of 1.30% as of 2020.
How many adults work in Malaysia?
The number of employed persons continued to post a positive growth in March 2021 by 0.4 per cent (+58.7 thousand persons) month-on-month to 15.33 million persons (February 2021: 15.27 million persons).
What is the gender ratio in Malaysia?
Malaysia male to female ratio was at level of 105.69 males per 100 females in 2020, down from 106.12 males per 100 females in 2015, this is a change of 0.41%.
What percentage of Malaysia is female?
Population, female (% of total population) in Malaysia was reported at 48.62 % in 2020, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.