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Places in Malaysia

Find information on almost all places in Malaysia. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Malaysia or information on cities and places in Malaysia, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Malaysia at a glance

Malaysia is a sovereign country on the continent of Asia. Malaysia covers a total area of 329,750.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 28,274,729 people.

The capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur) with a population of 1,453,975 people.

Facts and figures about Malaysia
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
MalaysiaMY329,750.0 km228,274,729 people85.7

Population density in Malaysia
Population density
85.7 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Malaysia
Malaysia: Very low population density

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Map of Malaysia

Map of Malaysia

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Information on Malaysia

Information on Malaysia
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
MalaysiaMalaysiaMYSovereign country16 Kuala Lumpur Kuala LumpurAsia

Time in Malaysia

Time in Malaysia
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 11:11pmNoFri, 22 Sep 2017 - 11:11pmUTC +8.0Asia/Kuala_Lumpur

Currency in Malaysia

Currency in Malaysia
CurrencyAbbreviation
RinggitMYR

Languages in Malaysia

Languages in Malaysia
Languages
Chinese, English, Malay (macrolanguage), Malayalam, Panjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Thai

Neighbouring countries of Malaysia

Neighbouring countries of Malaysia
Neighbouring countries
Brunei, Indonesia, Thailand

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Telecommunication in Malaysia

Telecommunication in Malaysia
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+60.my

Latitude & Longitude of Malaysia

Latitude & Longitude of Malaysia
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map2°30'00.0"N (2.5000000°)112°30'00.0"E (112.5000000°)

Regions in Malaysia

Regions in Malaysia
Regions
There are 16 primary administrative regions in Malaysia. Have a closer look at the regions in Malaysia.

Largest places in Malaysia

There are 35 places in Malaysia with a population of more than 100,000 people.
Largest places in Malaysia
PlaceNoPopulation
Kota Bharu Kota Bharu1.1,459,994
Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur2.1,453,975
Klang Klang3.879,867
Kampung Baru Subang Kampung Baru Subang4.833,571
Johor Bahru Johor Bahru5.802,489
Ipoh Ipoh6.673,318
Kuching Kuching7.570,407
Petaling Jaya Petaling Jaya8.520,698
Shah Alam Shah Alam9.481,654
Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu10.457,326
Sandakan Sandakan11.392,288
Seremban Seremban12.372,917
Kuantan Kuantan13.366,229
Tawau Tawau14.306,462
George Town George Town15.300,000
Kuala Terengganu Kuala Terengganu16.285,065
Sungai Petani Sungai Petani17.228,843
Miri Miri18.228,212
Taiping Taiping19.217,647
Alor Setar Alor Setar20.217,368
Bukit Mertajam Bukit Mertajam21.212,329
Sepang Sepang22.212,050
Sibu Sibu23.198,239
Malacca Malacca24.180,671
Kulim Kulim25.170,889
Kluang Kluang26.169,828
Batu Pahat Batu Pahat27.156,236
Bintulu Bintulu28.151,617
Kampung Pasir Gudang Baru Kampung Pasir Gudang Baru29.145,639
Kampung Sungai Ara Kampung Sungai Ara30.140,849
Tasek Glugor Tasek Glugor31.135,786
Muar Muar32.127,897
Rawang Rawang33.120,447
Butterworth Butterworth34.107,591
Lahad Datu Lahad Datu35.105,622

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External sources of information on Malaysia

Malaysia on Wikipedia

Search places in Malaysia by name

Enter the name of the place you are looking for in Malaysia in the search box and click on the button "Search". A few moments later, you will see all related search results of places in Malaysia.

Search places in Malaysia by first letter

If you prefer you can search any place in Malaysia by first letter. Just click on the respective first letter in the index of places in Malaysia. All places in Malaysia starting with this letter will be listed. Also sometimes the full name of a certain place maybe unknown. Then this search option may also be usefull for searching such places in Malaysia.

Follow the hierarchy in Malaysia

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent Asia, over a region in Malaysia to a certain place or city in Malaysia, as all places and cities in Malaysia are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.