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  • King:Muhammad V
  • Prime Minister:Najib Tun Razak
  • Capital city:Kuala Lumpur (official/royal), Putrajaya (administrative)
  • Languages:Bahasa Malaysia (official), English, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin, Hokkien, Hakka, Hainan, Foochow), Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Panjabi, Thai note: in East Malaysia there are several indigenous languages; most widely spoken are Iban and Kadazan
  • Government
  • National statistics office
  • Population:30,331,007 (2015)
  • Area:328,550 (2015)
  • GDP per capita:9,766 (2015)
  • GDP, billion current US$:296.2 (2015)
  • GINI index:46.26 (2009)
  • Ease of Doing Business rank:23 (2017)