Malaysia Population 2022

Population Malaysia 2022 is 32 805 215 people. Malaysia ranks 42 in terms of population in the world - 0.42% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur, the official currency is the Malaysian Ringgit (MYR). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

  1. Population rank
  2. Life expectancy
  3. Age
  4. Total area

Population of Malaysia

32 805 215 people Flag of  Malaysia Flag of Malaysia Data in October 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Malaysia

Population rank Malaysia 32 805 215 people
Male population 50.7%
Female population 49.3%
Life expectancy Malaysia
Life expectancy Male 71.1
Life expectancy Female 76.7
Median age Malaysia 27.7 age
<15 years 29.6%
15 - 65 years 65.4%
>65 years 5%
Total area
Total area Malaysia 329740 km2 (#66 in world)
Population density 99.49 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Malaysia was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does Malaysia occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Malaysia takes 42st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Malaysia?

The capital of Malaysia is the city of Kuala Lumpur with a population of 1 809 699 people.