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Malaysia - Peninsular Vital Statistics 1971


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Vital Statistics: West Malaysia 1971
Malaysia (MYS)
Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Kuala Lumpur, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Pulau Pinang, Putrajaya, Selangor, Terengganu
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1971 - 12/1971
Series or system 
Malaysia - Peninsular Vital Statistics
Data type

This printed report from Malaysia, also known as Perangkaan Penting Malaysia Barat, has tabulations by age, sex, ethnicity and state from the vital registration system. While the majority of tables provide data from 1971, some tables have data from as early as 1957. Topics include live births, birth rate, population, deaths by cause, neonatal deaths, infant mortality and child mortality. Cause information uses ICD-7. Some libraries may be able to procure this report through the interlibrary loan system.

Publication year 
Suggested citation 

Department of Statistics (Malaysia). Vital Statistics: West Malaysia 1971. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Department of Statistics (Malaysia), 1973.