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Table 2 CBR and TFR by state in Malaysia, 2010–2019

From: Deficiency in civil registration and vital statistics reporting in remote areas: the case of Sabah, Malaysia

State 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
CBR
Malaysia 17.2 17.6 17.8 16.7 17.2 16.7 16.1 15.9 15.5 15.0
Johor 16.7 17.1 17.5 16.5 17.0 16.8 16.3 16.5 16.3 16.0
Kedah 18.0 18.2 18.2 17.2 17.7 17.5 17.0 17.1 16.5 15.8
Kelantan 22.6 23.3 22.4 21.6 22.8 22.2 21.4 21.4 20.6 19.5
Melaka 15.8 16.8 16.9 16.0 16.7 16.4 16.0 15.8 15.6 15.2
Negeri Sembilan 16.5 16.9 16.9 16.3 17.3 16.9 16.4 16.2 16.2 15.5
Pahang 17.3 17.7 17.7 17.2 18.1 17.5 17.0 16.7 16.2 15.4
Perak 15.1 15.6 15.5 14.5 14.9 14.7 14.4 14.0 13.5 13.1
Perlis 17.4 17.5 17.3 16.7 18.4 17.4 17.5 17.6 17.2 15.9
Pulau Pinang 13.4 14.0 14.7 12.9 13.6 13.1 12.7 12.3 11.7 11.4
Sabah 16.6 16.4 16.9 15.7 15.6 14.7 13.7 13.6 13.6 13.5
Sarawak 16.7 17.2 16.8 15.3 15.4 14.7 13.9 13.6 13.1 13.0
Selangor 17.9 18.5 18.9 17.5 18.0 17.5 16.6 16.3 15.8 14.6
Terengganu 23.0 23.0 23.5 22.9 23.7 23.8 23.3 23.1 23.0 21.7
Kuala Lumpur 14.6 15.1 15.9 14.7 15.6 14.5 14.4 13.8 13.5 15.2
Labuan 18.5 19.4 19.6 19.1 19.9 20.5 18.1 17.3 17.1 16.8
Putrajaya 33.1 38.2 40.2 37.3 37.9 34.6 30.4 28.8 24.7 22.3
TFR
Malaysia 2.14 2.17 2.19 2.02 2.07 2.00 1.92 1.89 1.84 1.78
Johor 2.13 2.17 2.23 2.11 2.16 2.14 2.09 2.12 2.09 2.05
Kedah 2.58 2.61 2.60 2.42 2.47 2.41 2.31 2.31 2.20 2.09
Kelantan 3.68 3.77 3.61 3.44 3.57 3.42 3.23 3.16 3.00 2.77
Melaka 2.12 2.23 2.23 2.06 2.13 2.05 1.96 1.90 1.85 1.78
Negeri Sembilan 2.27 2.30 2.29 2.20 2.31 2.25 2.17 2.13 2.12 2.00
Pahang 2.47 2.50 2.48 2.38 2.49 2.39 2.29 2.24 2.15 2.01
Perak 2.34 2.39 2.35 2.16 2.19 2.13 2.05 1.95 1.85 1.76
Perlis 2.60 2.56 2.48 2.35 2.54 2.35 2.28 2.25 2.17 1.98
Pulau Pinang 1.56 1.62 1.70 1.47 1.55 1.49 1.44 1.39 1.32 1.28
Sabah 1.84 1.81 1.84 1.68 1.66 1.55 1.44 1.43 1.43 1.41
Sarawak 2.18 2.23 2.17 1.95 1.96 1.86 1.74 1.69 1.62 1.59
Selangor 1.91 1.96 2.00 1.82 1.86 1.81 1.73 1.70 1.67 1.57
Terengganu 3.48 3.46 3.49 3.32 3.38 3.36 3.24 3.16 3.11 2.90
Kuala Lumpur 1.55 1.58 1.65 1.52 1.61 1.50 1.51 1.46 1.47 1.68
Labuan 1.98 2.05 2.04 2.00 2.05 2.13 1.89 1.82 1.80 1.80
Putrajaya 2.40 2.65 2.87 2.64 2.85 2.72 2.56 2.56 2.63 3.26
  1. The bold values show the overall values for Malaysia (country as a whole) and Sabah (state as a whole)
  2. Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, and Putrajaya are the federal territories of Malaysia
  3. Source: Vital statistics, Malaysia, 2020 (DOSM, 2020f)