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MEF Academy Events
 23Certified Performance Culture Professional23-24 July 2019
 25Handling Misconduct Relating to Absenteeism25 July 2019
 30Power Query: Transforming Your Work Processes using Excel30 July, 26 Aug 2019
 01Certified Training Needs Assessor (TNA)1-2 August 2019
 01Developing Supervisors into Managers Workshop1 – 2 August 2019
 05Behavioural Based Interviewing Skills5-6 August 2019
 06Tasks Automation with Microsoft Excel Macro/VBA6-7 August 2019
 06Domestic Inquiry6 August 2019
 07Certified Leadership Styles Analyst7-8 AUGUST 2019
 08Microsoft Excel (Fundamental & Intermediate) – Essential Skills8-9 August 2019
 08Microsoft Excel Functions and Formulas8-9 August 2019
 09Implementation of Payroll and Monthly Tax Deduction (MTD) Audit9 August 2019

Key Statistics
Type of Statistics to view:      

2014 2015 2016 2017p 2018f
Key Indicators*   
Population (million)30.631.031.632.132.9
Real GDP (% Growth) - 6.0
Per Capita Income (RM)34,83936,09337,79241,07242,834
Per Capita Income (USD)10,6459,2429,1109,55110,885
CPI (2010 = 100)110.5112.8115.2119.5N/A
CPI (% Growth) - 3.0
Labour Indicators*   
Labour Force ('000)14,26414,51814,66814,971N/A
Labour Force Particpation Rate (%)67.667.967.767.8N/A
Employment ('000)13,85314,06814,16414,459N/A
Unemployment Rate (%) - 3.5
Layoffs (persons)25,91738,49937,69935,097N/A
Foreign Workers ('000)2,0732,1351,8661,797N/A
Labour Productivity Growth (%)
No. of Employers Implemented PLWS77,35278,96280,607N/AN/A
No. of Employees Enjoying Benefits
from PLWS ('000)
No. of Collective Agreements signed,
Peninsular Malaysia
Collective Agreements signed, Peninsular Malaysia
(workers covered, thousands)
Average Salary Increase**
Executive (%)5.535.975.555.555.53
Non Executive (%)5.435.445.515.445.42
Average Bonus Granted**
Executive (months)
Non Executive (months)1.921.701.971.812.02
Source: * Data compiled from BNM Annual Reports and Ministry of Human Resources, Malaysia
             ** MEF Salary Surveys

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