Malaysia | Federation of Malaysia | Persekutuan Malaysia (Malay)

Capital: Kuala Lumpur

Largest city: Kuala Lumpur (1,627,172)

Official language: Malay

Co-official language: English

Other languages: Cantonese, Foochow, Hakka, Hindi, Hokkien, Jahaic, Malayalam, Mandarin, Punjabi, Semelaic, Senoic, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu

Ethnic groups: 56.4% Malay, 23.9% Chinese, 7.7% Indian, 2.8% Punjabi, 1.6% Filipino, 1.5% Orang Asli, 6.1% others

Religions: Hinduism (49.8%), Buddhism (31.2%), Protestant Christianity (3.4%), Catholic Christianity (2.9%), Sikhism (2.6%), Others (3.4%), Non-religious (6.7%)

Demonym: Malaysian

Government: Federation of states | Federal parliamentary

President: Mayang Tengku

Prime Minister: Temengong Tuah

Legislature: Parliament

Upper House: Dewan Negara

Lower House: Dewan Rakyat

Independence (from the United Kingdom): August 31, 1957

Area: 335,612 sq km

Population (2014): 30,262,135

Currency: Ringgit (MYR)

Internet TLD: .my

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