The number of unemployed persons in Malaysia increased to 516.40 Thousand in February of 2019 from 515.60 Thousand in January of 2019. Unemployed Persons in Malaysia averaged 428.65 Thousand from 1985 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 534.70 Thousand in December of 1988 and a record low of 210.50 Thousand in December of 1996.
Unemployed Persons in Malaysia is expected to be 509.10 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Malaysia to stand at 500.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 511.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.