Introduction

Summary

Malaysia is a federation of 13 States plus the federal territories of Kuala Lumpur and Labuan within the Commonwealth. It occupies three regions — the Malay Peninsula or Peninsular Malaysia (the States of Perak, Selangor, Negri Sembilan, Pahang, Johore, Kedah, Perlis, Kelantan, Trengganu, Penang (including Province of Wellesley) and Malacca), and Sabah and Sarawak.

Cities

Capital: Kuala Lumpur

Principal Ports

Bintulu, Kota Kinabalu, Kuantan, Kuching, Kudat, Labuan, Lahad Datu, Lumut, Miri, Pasir Gudang, Penang, Port Dickson, Port Kelang, Sandakan, Sibu, Tanjung Berhala, Tanjung Kidurong, Tawau

Population

32.1 million

International Country Code

MY

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