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Facts and Figures

State No. Domestic Investment     (RM million) Foreign Investment   (RM million) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM million)
Selangor 315 6,625.4 10,414.9 17,040.2
Pulau Pinang 166 1,854.9 15,000.4 16,855.4
Kedah 54 3,390.9 8,086.0 11,476.9
Johor 209 4,916.5 6,538.7 11,455.2
Perak 72 4,969.0 1,624.3 6,593.2
Sabah 15 1,603.2 4,853.0 6,456.2
Pahang 34 1,004.5 3,938.5 4,943.0
Negeri Sembilan 44 2,259.1 1,306.7 3,565.7
Sarawak 18 837.4 1,745.1 2,582.5
Melaka 35 609.5 269.9 879.3
Terengganu 8 588.8 50.0 638.8
W.P. – Kuala Lumpur 12 169.5 4.7 174.2
Perlis 1 0.0 53.3 53.3
Kelantan 5 12.1 6.4 18.5
W.P. – Labuan
Total 988 28,840.7 53,891.9 82,732.5
State No. Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM)
Terengganu 11 320.9 4,582.5 4,903.4
Pahang 15 456.5 7,571.9 8,028.4
Selangor 241 1 8,110.4 10,837.0 18,947.4
Sarawak 11  6,400.6 2,259.1 1 8,659.7
Pulau Pinang 108 2,087.6 3,693.4 5,781.0
Johor 144 6,474.6 24,040.1 30,514.7
Negeri Sembilan 40 826.4 1,604.4 2,430.8
Kedah 41 759.5 1,160.1 2,535.0
Perak 37 949.1 937.8 1,886.9
Melaka 42 2,479.3 773.1 3,252.4
W.P. Labuan 1 81.0 0.0 81.0
Sabah 13 181.4 45.9 227.3
Kelantan 6 76.7 24.6 101.2
W.P. Kuala Lumpur 10 141.4 25.6 167.1
Perlis 1 8.0 0.0 8.0
Total 721 29,353.5 58,022.1 87,375.6
State No. Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM)
Terengganu 4 37.5 35.6 73.1
Pahang 19 2,138.9 823.1 2,962.0
Selangor 202 3,427.6 2,164.9 5,592.5
Serawak 20 10,182.9 351.5 10,534.4
Pulau Pinang 120 2,271.4 8,540.5 10,811.9
Johor 146 16,825.1 5,102.7 21,927.8
Negeri Sembilan 28 382.3 724.1 1,106.5
Kedah 41 1,374.9 1,160.1 2,535.0
Perak 45 1,673.1 334.0 2,007.1
Melaka 37 2,396.9 2,257.8 4,654.7
W.P. Labuan
Sabah 14 740.2 45.0 785.2
Kelantan 1 4.2 0.0 4.2
W.P. Kuala Lumpur 7 161.9 3.6 165.5
Perlis 3 525.0 0.0 525.0
Total 687 42,141.8 21,543.0 63,684.8

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and The Annual Rate of Growth (Based on Constant Price 2010) Johor State, 2011-2015

SECTOR 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
%
 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishery 13.352 16.9 13.836 16.5 14.165 16.1 14.654 15.6 14.722 14.9
Change (%) 6.8 3.6 2.4 3.4 0.5
Mining and Quarrying 237 0.3 282 0.3 323 0.4 366 0.4 405 0.4
Change (%) 4.3 18.8 14.4 13.5 10.4
 Manufacturing 24.637 31.2 26.048 31.0 27.159 30.9 28.703 30.6 30.397 30.7
 Change (%) 4.7 5.7 4.3 5.7 5.9
 Construction 2.686 3.4 3.153 3.8 3.404 3.9 4.538 4.8 5.725 5.8
 Change (%) -0.8 17.4 8.0 33.3 26.2
Services 37.315 47.3 39.935 47.5 41.645 47.3 44.457 47.5 46.506 47.0
 Change (%) 8.3 7.0 4.3 6.8 4.6
Import Duties 717 0.9 795 0.9 1.277 1.5 946 1.0 1.126 1.1
GDP Johor 78.946 100.0 84.050 100.0 87.974 100 93.665 100 98.880 100
Change (%)  6.5 6.5 4.7 6.5 5.6

Source: Department of Statistic, Malaysia

Johor
Administrative Divisions State
Arabic Honorific Johor Darul Ta’zim‎
جوهر دارالتّعظيم
Negeri dan Jajahan Takluk Johor Darul Takzim
Other Transcription
  • Malay : Johor
  • Jawi : جوهر
  • Chinese : 柔佛
  • Tamil : ஜொகூர்
Flag  
Coat of Arms  
Motto Kepada Allah Berserah
كڤد الله برسره
(To Allah We Surrender)
Anthem Lagu Bangsa Johor
لاڬو بڠسا جوهر
(Johor State Anthem)
Coordiantes 1°29′14″N 103°46′52″E
Capital Johor Bahru
Royal Capital Muar
Government
 Area 19,210km2 (7,420 sq mi)
 Population (2015)
  •  Total : 3,553,600
  • Density 174 / km2 (450 / sq mi)
  • Demonym : Johorean / Johorian
 Major Ethnic Groups Malays, Chinese, Indian, Kadazans, Ibans
 Major Languages Bahasa Malaysia (Official Language), English, Mandarin, Tamil
 Major Religions Islam, Budhism, Christianity, Hinduism
 Time GMT +8 US Eastern Standard Time +13 hours
 Climate Tropical – warm an sunny throughout the year. Daily temperatures range from 33°C (90°F) in the afternoon to 22°C (70°F) during the night.
 Currency Ringgit Malaysia (RM) which is divided into 100 sen.
 Exchange Rate The ringgit exchange rate operates on a managed-float regime against a trade-weighted basket of currencies.