Number of households reached 7.54 mil in 2018 in Malaysia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Malaysia reached an all time high of 7.54 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 1.50 mil in 1960. When compared to Malaysia's main peers, number of households in Cambodia amounted to 3.46 mil, 1.30 mil in Singapore, 20.6 mil in Thailand and 28.2 mil in Vietnam in 2018.
Malaysia has been ranked 38th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.