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GDL Area Database (4.0)

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Mean International Wealth Index (IWI) score of region

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Malaysia (Asia/Pacific)
Total 75.6 76.5 77.4 78.4 79.3 80.2 81.1 82.0 82.9 83.9 84.8 85.7 86.6 87.5 88.5 89.4 90.3 91.2
Urban 83.3 84.0 84.6 85.2 85.8 86.4 87.0 87.7 88.3 88.9 89.5 90.1 90.7 91.3 92.0 92.6 93.2 93.8
Rural 58.4 60.3 62.3 64.2 66.1 68.1 70.0 71.9 73.8 75.8 77.7 79.6 81.6 83.5 85.4 87.4 89.3 91.2
Poor 30.3 30.3 30.3 30.3 30.3 30.3 30.3
Nonpoor 85.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 85.0
Lowest 25% 37.1 39.6 42.1 44.5 47.0 49.5 51.9 54.4 56.9 59.3 61.8 64.3 66.7 69.2 71.7 74.1 76.6 79.1
Second 25% 74.4 75.5 76.6 77.7 78.9 80.0 81.1 82.2 83.3 84.4 85.5 86.6 87.7 88.9 90.0 91.1 92.2 93.3
Third 25% 91.0 91.2 91.4 91.6 91.8 92.1 92.3 92.5 92.7 92.9 93.1 93.3 93.6 93.8 94.0 94.2 94.4 94.6
Highest 25% 98.5 98.5 98.6 98.6 98.7 98.7 98.7 98.8 98.8 98.8 98.9 98.9 98.9 99.0 99.0 99.0 99.1 99.1
Central (Perak, Selangor, Wilayah Persekutuan) 91.5 91.5 91.5 91.5 91.5 91.5 91.5
East (Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang) 88.7 88.7 88.7 88.7 88.7 88.7 88.7
East Malaysia (Saba, Sarawak) 78.3 78.3 78.3 78.3 78.3 78.3 78.3
North (Perlis, Kedah, Penang) 91.7 91.7 91.7 91.7 91.7 91.7 91.7
South (Negeri Sembilan, Melaka, Johor) 90.3 90.3 90.3 90.3 90.3 90.3 90.3
Johor 84.3 84.3 84.3 84.3 84.3 84.3 84.3
Kedah 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0
Kelantan 66.8 66.8 66.8 66.8 66.8 66.8 66.8
Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory 86.4 86.4 86.4 86.4 86.4 86.4 86.4
Labuan Federal Territory 74.8 74.8 74.8 74.8 74.8 74.8 74.8
Melaka 85.6 85.6 85.6 85.6 85.6 85.6 85.6
Negeri Sembilan 85.8 85.8 85.8 85.8 85.8 85.8 85.8
Pahang 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0 79.0
Perak 83.1 83.1 83.1 83.1 83.1 83.1 83.1
Perlis 78.7 78.7 78.7 78.7 78.7 78.7 78.7
Pulau Pinang 86.5 86.5 86.5 86.5 86.5 86.5 86.5
Sabah 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.2
Sarawak 63.5 63.5 63.5 63.5 63.5 63.5 63.5
Selangor 87.2 87.2 87.2 87.2 87.2 87.2 87.2
Terengganu 75.1 75.1 75.1 75.1 75.1 75.1 75.1