Malaysia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 2.39238 / longitude: 112.84719

General information


The currency ISO code is MYR and the currency symbol is RM. In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 10.90RM (around $2.45 USD). In 2021 the GDP was $372,980,957,208 USD, which ranks it number 38 in the world.


Kuala Lumpur serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Brunei, Indonesia, Thailand. People from this country speak these languages: English, Malay. The area of the country is 330,803 kmĀ², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Singapore, Kota Kinabalu.


There are 31,798,200 inhabitants, or 0.426% of the population of planet earth. With a birth growth rate at 1.01%, the median age is 29.20 years.


You can find famous universities here like University of Malaya, Putra University, Malaysia, University of Science, Malaysia, National University of Malaysia (UKM), University of Technology, Malaysia. The average length of time residents spend in school is 13 years (including tertiary education).


You can find some UNESCO listed places: Kinabalu Park, Gunung Mulu National Park, Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca, Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley. Example of famous dishes in this country: Nasi lemak,Satay, Laksa, Roti canai.

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Visit to learn more about this nation. The ISO code is MY, the country's websites have the domain name ".my", telephone numbers begin with +60


ISO code MY
Capital Kuala Lumpur
Population 31,798,200
World percentage 0.426%
Median age 29.20 years
Population growth rate 1.01%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, Malay
GDP (2021) $372,980,957,208
GDP position #38
Big Mac local price 10.90RM
Big Mac USD price $2.45
Currency code MYR
Currency symbol RM
School life expectancy 13 years
National dish Nasi lemak,Satay, Laksa, Roti canai
TLD .my
Phone prefix +60