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Facts and Figures

Industry Number Employment Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Capital Investment (RM)
Petroleum Products (Inc. Petrochemicals) 3 600 14,322,067,390 302,407,902 14,624,475,292
Non-Metallic Mineral Products 11 1,641 945,594,106 2,360,254,394 3,305,848,500
Chemical & Chemical Products 9 1,057 769,232,229 1,317,509,137 2,086,741,366
Electronics & Electrical Products 35 2,520 27,668,712 426,529,674 454,198,386
Food Manufacturing 17 1,025 278,432,064 94,153,728 372,585,792
Plastic Products 11 703 47,192,452 175,868,228 223,060,680
Fabricated Metal Products 18 907 82,928,691 132,103,966 215,032,657
Beverages & Tobacco 5 322 119,295,835 1,387,550 120,683,385
Furniture & Fixtures 7 381 48,220,062 59,000,000 107,220,062
Miscellaneous 3 174 36,537,250 57,738,431 94,275,681
Transport Equipment 4 173 56,466,022 10,335,653 66,801,675
Machinery & Equipment 10 136 21,554,108 44,597,657 66,151,765
Scientific & Measuring Equipment 2 0 0 63,991,700 63,991,700
Wood & Wood Products 5 262 22,767,520 28,550,091 51,317,611
Textiles & Textile Products 3 158 44,028,260 0 44,028,260
Rubber Products 1 74 0 26,500,000 26,500,000
Basic Metal Products 1 15 3,080,000 0 3,080,000
Paper,Printing & Publishing 1 26 0 1,780,800 1,780,800
146 10,174 16,825,064,700 5,102,708,912 21,927,773,612
Location Number Employment Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Capital Investment (RM)
Pengerang 2 591 14,993,946,880 32,453,120 15,026,400,000
Johor Bahru 10 1,724 715,933,072 1,036,817,330 1,752,750,402
Tanjung Langsat Industrial Complex 4 243 29,538,998 1,357,892,676 1,387,431,674
Nusajaya 8 557 137,630 1,276,359,954 1,276,497,584
Pasir Gudang IE 9 531 150,812,691 228,634,782 379,447,473
Pontian 1 0 0 302,407,902 302,407,902
Senai 12 1,077 165,665,715 95,100,195 260,765,910
Kota Tinggi 3 81 225,040,000 11,920,000 236,960,000
Indahpura IE (Kws beralamat KP I-Park) 6 449 762,500 182,655,304 183,417,804
Ulu Tiram 16 551 101,843,818 67,063,572 168,907,390
Tanjong Agas IE 1 700 0 111,000,000 111,000,000
Senai II IE 3 420 0 89,080,144 89,080,144
Muar 9 512 75,229,061 10,389,509 85,618,570
Senai III IE 2 332 0 74,253,800 74,253,800
Masai 4 153 49,000,246 16,387,550 65,387,796
Sri Gading IE 5 238 55,293,260 3,805,290 59,098,550
Pekan Nenas 3 104 57,055,544 720,000 57,775,544
Gelang Patah 2 20 7,895,000 49,026,000 56,921,000
Kulai 4 194 36,670,245 18,957,453 55,627,698
Tebrau I IE 8 142 0 41,905,095 41,905,095
Nusa Cemerlang Ind.Park 5 367 13,065,677 27,262,724 40,328,401
Batu Pahat 3 99 28,663,137 8,433,880 37,097,017
Mersing 1 81 33,000,000 0 33,000,000
Tebrau II Ph I IE 1 197 0 29,016,855 29,016,855
Pagoh IE 2 83 19,908,240 0 19,908,240
Kulaijaya 1 56 17,330,100 0 17,330,100
Larkin IE/Dato Onn IE 1 125 16,447,114 0 16,447,114
Pasir Gudang MIEL 2 49 0 12,780,800 12,780,800
Senai I IE 1 0 0 11,224,878 11,224,878
Ledang 1 92 7,247,155 0 7,247,155
Segamat II IE 1 35 6,800,000 0 6,800,000
Other Areas 1 52 0 5,900,000 5,900,000
Parit Raja 1 52 5,091,619 0 5,091,619
Pontian IE 1 66 4,477,561 497,507 4,975,068
Tangkak 1 0 3,700,000 0 3,700,000
Benut 1 106 3,109,438 0 3,109,438
Sekudai 1 34 1,400,000 0 1,400,000
Tampoi 5 61 0 600,000 600,000
Indahpura 1 0 0 162,591 162,591
Pasir Gudang 2 0 0 0 0
Senai IV IE 1 0 0 0 0
146 10,174 16,825,064,700 5,102,708,912 21,927,773,612
Country Number Potential Employment Foreign Equity (RM) Foreign Investment (RM)
Australia 5 190 10,500,000 1,256,429,478
China 3 1,311 2,970,000 998,668,450
United States 3 119 600,002 719,730,696
Singapore 52 3,602 93,384,259 717,602,181
Korea 2 339 433,000,000 433,000,000
Netherlands 2 52 500,000 308,307,902
United Kingdom 4 227 610,500 200,858,944
France 2 43 4,186,000 124,692,676
Taiwan 9 393 8,648,600 117,019,024
Germany 3 95 5,300,000 61,787,956
Others 4 217 1,285,120 51,257,011
Switzerland 2 41 0 49,571,600
Japan 6 97 0 20,366,878
Denmark 1 0 0 14,965,700
Canada 1 55 8,386,235 9,386,235
HongKong 1 1 0 8,630,301
Cyprus 1 76 5,318,160 8,433,880
Rep of Ireland 1 60 0 2,000,000
Rep of Yemen 1 0 0 0
Total 574,688,876 5,102,708,912

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and The Annual Rate of Growth (Based on Constant Price 2010) Johor State, 2011-2015

SECTOR 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
%
 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishery 13.352 16.9 13.836 16.5 14.165 16.1 14.654 15.6 14.722 14.9
Change (%) 6.8 3.6 2.4 3.4 0.5
Mining and Quarrying 237 0.3 282 0.3 323 0.4 366 0.4 405 0.4
Change (%) 4.3 18.8 14.4 13.5 10.4
 Manufacturing 24.637 31.2 26.048 31.0 27.159 30.9 28.703 30.6 30.397 30.7
 Change (%) 4.7 5.7 4.3 5.7 5.9
 Construction 2.686 3.4 3.153 3.8 3.404 3.9 4.538 4.8 5.725 5.8
 Change (%) -0.8 17.4 8.0 33.3 26.2
Services 37.315 47.3 39.935 47.5 41.645 47.3 44.457 47.5 46.506 47.0
 Change (%) 8.3 7.0 4.3 6.8 4.6
Import Duties 717 0.9 795 0.9 1.277 1.5 946 1.0 1.126 1.1
GDP Johor 78.946 100.0 84.050 100.0 87.974 100 93.665 100 98.880 100
Change (%)  6.5 6.5 4.7 6.5 5.6

Source: Department of Statistic, Malaysia

Johor
Administrative Divisions State
Arabic Honorific Johor Darul Ta’zim‎
جوهر دارالتّعظيم
Negeri dan Jajahan Takluk Johor Darul Takzim
Other Transcription
  • Malay : Johor
  • Jawi : جوهر
  • Chinese : 柔佛
  • Tamil : ஜொகூர்
Flag  
Coat of Arms  
Motto Kepada Allah Berserah
كڤد الله برسره
(To Allah We Surrender)
Anthem Lagu Bangsa Johor
لاڬو بڠسا جوهر
(Johor State Anthem)
Coordiantes 1°29′14″N 103°46′52″E
Capital Johor Bahru
Royal Capital Muar
Government
  •  Sultan : Sultan Ibrahim Ismail
  • Tunku Mahkota : Tunku Ismail ibni Sultan Ibrahim
  • Menteri Besar : Osman Sapian (PPBM)
 Area 19,210km2 (7,420 sq mi)
 Population (2015)
  •  Total : 3,553,600
  • Density 174 / km2 (450 / sq mi)
  • Demonym : Johorean / Johorian
 Major Ethnic Groups Malays, Chinese, Indian, Kadazans, Ibans
 Major Languages Bahasa Malaysia (Official Language), English, Mandarin, Tamil
 Major Religions Islam, Budhism, Christianity, Hinduism
 Time GMT +8 US Eastern Standard Time +13 hours
 Climate Tropical – warm an sunny throughout the year. Daily temperatures range from 33°C (90°F) in the afternoon to 22°C (70°F) during the night.
 Currency Ringgit Malaysia (RM) which is divided into 100 sen.
 Exchange Rate The ringgit exchange rate operates on a managed-float regime against a trade-weighted basket of currencies.