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Competitiveness Rating - Malaysia Compared to Asia

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Singapore 5.70
Hong Kong 5.50
Japan 5.50
Taiwan 5.30
Malaysia 5.20
South Korea 5.10
China 5.00
Azerbaijan 4.70
Thailand 4.70
Indonesia 4.70
India 4.60
Brunei 4.50
Philippines 4.40
Vietnam 4.40
Georgia 4.30
Kazakhstan 4.30
Armenia 4.20
Sri Lanka 4.10
Tajikistan 4.10
Bhutan 4.10
Nepal 4.00
Laos 3.90
Kyrgyztan 3.90
Cambodia 3.90
Mongolia 3.90
Bangladesh 3.90
Pakistan 3.70
 

Malaysia: Economic growth competiveness index

The Growth Competitiveness Index (GCI), aims to quantify the quality of the macroeconomic environment, the state of a countrys public institutions, and its level of technological readiness.

Higher competitiveness scores are more desirable:

  • Very High 5.51 to 7
  • High 4.51 to 5.50
  • Moderate 3.51 to 4.50
  • Low - 3.01 to 3.50
  • Very Low 0 to 3.00


Source: World Economic Forum


Malaysia releases annual and quarterly house price index. Annual data are available from the Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and quarterly data are available from the Valuation and Property Services Department. BNM has useful monetary, financial and economics data.