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Malaysia Business Confidence Index

Business Confidence in Malaysia

Indicator Data Period
Business Confidence 112 index points 1Q/21


Latest data on Business Confidence (index points)

Business Confidence
                     Malaysia - Historical Data (index points)

What is Business Confidence in Malaysia?

  • Business Confidence in Malaysia decreased to 112 index points in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum level was 126 index points and minimum was 60 index points.
  • Data published Quarterly by Institute of Economics Research.

Historical Data (index points) by years

Data
Period
Date
112 1Q/21 25.06.2021
60 2Q/20 12.10.2020
81 1Q/20 16.07.2020
85.5 4Q/19 02.03.2020
94.2 2Q/19 29.10.2019
94.3 1Q/19 22.04.2019
95.3 4Q/18 11.02.2019
108.8 3Q/18 27.11.2018


Historical Chart by prime ministers (index points)

Business Confidence in Malaysia by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mahathir Mohamad 10.05.2018 - 98.6000 98.6000 98.6000 98.6000 0.00%
Najib Razak 03.04.2009 - 10.05.2018 105.8000 101.5000 124.0000 81.2000 -4.06%
Abdullah Badawi 31.10.2003 - 03.04.2009 115.5000 78.9000 124.1000 70.6000 -31.69%
Mahathir Mohamad 16.07.1981 - 31.10.2003 88.5000 112.8000 126.0000 79.1000 27.46%

Other business indicators in Malaysia

Index Updated Actual Previous
Bankruptcies Jun/15 1668 companies 0
Business Confidence 1Q/21 112 in. pt. 115
Ease of Doing Business 2019 12 place 15
Manufacturing PMI Jun/21 39.9 in. pt. 51.3
Manufacturing Production Apr/21 68 % 12.7
Competitiveness Index 2019 74.6 in. pt. 74.38
Leading Economic Index  Apr/21 -1.2 % 1.8

Business Confidence in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
China Jun/21 50.9 in. pt. 51
Georgia 2Q/21 1.7 in. pt. 3.4
India 1Q/21 114 in. pt. 111
Israel Jun/21 23.74 in. pt. 20.35
South Korea Jun/21 98 in. pt. 96
Maldives 3Q/20 -22 in. pt. -100
Armenia 2Q/16 51 in. pt. 0
Hong Kong 3Q/21 6 in. pt. 0
Indonesia 1Q/20 103 in. pt. 105
Japan 2Q/21 14 in. pt. 5
Kazakhstan 2Q/21 7 in. pt. 6
Malaysia 1Q/21 112 in. pt. 115
Philippines 2Q/21 1.4 in. pt. 17.4
Qatar 3Q/18 23.2 in. pt. 23.1
Singapore 1Q/21 38 in. pt. 32
Sri Lanka 1Q/21 82 in. pt. 57
Thailand Jun/21 46.2 in. pt. 43
Saudi Arabia 2Q/16 3 in. pt. -12
Mauritius 2Q/19 162 in. pt. 160