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Malaysia Business Confidence Index

Business Confidence in Malaysia

Indicator Data Period
Business Confidence 122 index points 4Q/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 increased to 122 index points in the forth 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
122 4Q/21 09.02.2022
87.5 2Q/21 28.09.2021
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


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
Corruption Index 2021 48 in. pt. 51
Ease of Doing Business 2019 12 place 15
Manufacturing PMI Apr/22 51.6 in. pt. 49.6
Manufacturing Production Feb/22 5.2 % 6.8
Competitiveness Index 2019 74.6 in. pt. 74.38
Leading Economic Index  Mar/22 0.4 % 0.6

Business Confidence in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
China Apr/22 47.4 in. pt. 49.5
Georgia 4Q/21 30.6 in. pt. 36.4
India 2Q/22 135 in. pt. 138
Israel Apr/22 26.54 in. pt. 23.42
South Korea May/22 86 in. pt. 87
Maldives 4Q/21 94 in. pt. 25
Armenia 2Q/16 51 in. pt. 0
Hong Kong 2Q/22 -8 in. pt. 1
Indonesia 1Q/22 8.71 in. pt. 7.1
Japan 1Q/22 14 in. pt. 18
Kazakhstan 1Q/22 2 in. pt. 1
Malaysia 4Q/21 122 in. pt. 97
Philippines 1Q/22 32.9 in. pt. 39.7
Qatar 3Q/18 23.2 in. pt. 23.1
Singapore 1Q/22 2 in. pt. 2
Sri Lanka 1Q/22 103 in. pt. 100
Thailand Apr/22 48.2 in. pt. 50.7
Saudi Arabia 2Q/16 3 in. pt. -12
Mauritius 2Q/19 162 in. pt. 160