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Capital - Kuala Lumpur 3°08′N, 101°42′E

Largest city - Kuala Lumpur

Official languages - Malay

Government Federal constitutional monarchy
 -  Yang di-Pertuan Agong Mizan Zainal Abidin
 -  Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

Independence
 -  from the United Kingdom (Malaya only) - August 31, 1957
 -  Federation (with Sabah, Sarawak and Singapore) - September 16, 1963

Area
 -  Total 329,847 km² (67th) 127,355 sq mi
 -  Water (%) 0.3

Population
 -  Mar 2007 estimate 27,140,000 (45th)
 -  2000 census 24,821,286
 -  Density 82 /km² (109th) 211 /sq mi

GDP (PPP) 2006 estimate
 -  Total $308.8 billion (33)
 -  Per capita $12,700 (59)

HDI (2006) 0.805 (high) (61st)

Currency Ringgit - (RM) (MYR)

Time zone MST (UTC+8)

Internet TLD - .my

Calling code - +60

GDP: US$ 94,910 million (2002) at current market prices

Major Industries: Electronic & electrical goods, textiles, clothing & footwear,   chemicals, petroleum, wood and metal products and rubber
Major Exports: Electronic & electric machinery, petroleum & LNG, textiles, clothing & footwear, palm oil, sawn timber
Major Imports: Manufacturing inputs, machinery & transport equipment, metal product

Source: Wikipedia, Asean Secretariat

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