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 20Disciplinary Procedures20 - 21 January 2020
 23Occupational Safety & Health Act 199423 January 2020
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Key Statistics
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2015 2016 2017 2018p 2019f
Key Indicators*   
Population (million)31.031.632.032.432.7
Real GDP (% Growth) ~ 4.8
Per Capita Income (RM)36,09337,82341,09342,62744,275
Per Capita Income (USD)9,2429,1189,55610,56410,809
CPI (2010 = 100)112.8115.2119.5120.7N/A
CPI (% Growth) ~ 1.7
Labour Indicators*   
Labour Force (million persons)14.514.715.015.315.6
Labour Force Particpation Rate (%)67.967.768.068.3N/A
Employment (million persons)
Unemployment Rate (%) ~ 3.5
Retrenchment (persons)38,49937,69935,09723,168N/A
Foreign Workers ('000)2,1351,8661,7972,015N/A
No. of Employers Implemented PLWS78,96280,60782,42684,922N/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 (%)5.975.555.554.88%4.86%
Non Executive (%)5.445.515.444.88%4.89%
Average Bonus Granted**
Executive (months)2.082.302.092.182.06
Non Executive (months)1.701.971.811.951.97
Source: * Data compiled from BNM Annual Reports and Ministry of Human Resources, Malaysia
             ** MEF Salary Surveys

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