Country: Malaysia



Population: 28,250,500
Capital: Kuala Lumpur
Currency: Ringgit (Malaysian Dollar) (MYR )
Top level domain: .my
Int. Phone access: 60
ISO2 code: MY
ISO3 code: MYS
IOC code: MAS


Malaysia



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Malaysia

Languages:
Bahasa Malaysia (official), English, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin, Hokkien, Hakka, Hainan, Foochow), Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Panjabi, Thai note: in East Malaysia there are several indigenous languages

Religions:
Muslim 60.4%, Buddhist 19.2%, Christian 9.1%, Hindu 6.3%, Confucianism, Taoism, other traditional Chinese religions 2.6%, other or unknown 1.5%, none 0.8% (2000 census)

United Nations member since: 1957-09-17

Olympic achievements

Olympic Summer Games: 13 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  2   bronse   2
Olympic Winter Games: 0 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0

Provinces / Regions


Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Pulau Pinang, Sarawak, Selangor, Terengganu, Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Sabah, Putrajaya,

Major Cities


Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh, Johor Baharu, Petaling Jaya, Kelang, Kuala Terengganu, Pinang, Kota Bharu, Kuantan, Taiping, Seremban, Kuching, Sibu, Sandakan, Alor Setar, Selayang Baru, Sungai Petani, Shah Alam,