Malaysia: Economic growth, quarterly

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 Malaysia

Economic growth, percent change in quarterly real GDP

 Latest value 4.2
 Reference Q1 2024
 Measure percent
 Data availability Q1 2007 - Q1 2024
 Average 5.58
 Min - Max -16.9 - 22.2
 Source Department of Statistics Malaysia
The latest data from Q1 2024 show economic growth of 4.2 percent, which is an increase from the rate of growth of 2.9 percent in the previous quarter and a decrease compared to the growth rate of 5.5 percent in the same quarter last year. The economic growth time series for Malaysia cover the period from Q1 2007 to Q1 2024. During that time span, the average growth rate for Malaysia was 5.58 percent. The lowest rate of growth of -16.9 percent was recorded in Q2 2020 while the highest growth rate was 22.2 percent in Q2 2008. See more information about that indicator and compare to other countries on our Economic growth page.
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Source: Department of Statistics Malaysia


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Definition: The percent change in the Gross Domestic Product from the same quarter last year using constant prices.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Economic growth 8.65 2022 percent
 GDP, constant dollars 386.9 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 GDP, current U.S. dollars 407.03 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 GDP per capita, current dollars 11,993.19 2022 U.S. dollars
 GDP per capita, PPP 28,384 2022 U.S. dollars
 GDP per capita, constant dollars 11,399.40 2022 U.S. dollars
 Economic growth, quarterly 3.10 Q3/2023 percent
 Economic growth Q-on-Q 2.40 Q3/2023 percent
 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 463.16 Q3/2023 billion
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