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Malaysia - Peninsular Vital Statistics 1981


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Vital Statistics: Peninsular Malaysia 1981
Malaysia (MYS)
Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Kuala Lumpur, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Pulau Pinang, Putrajaya, Selangor, Terengganu
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1981 - 12/1981
Data type

This printed report from Malaysia in two volumes, also known as Perangkaan Penting Semenanjung Malaysia, has tabulations by age, sex, ethnicity and state from the vital registration system and includes population estimates based on the census. While the majority of tables provide data from 1982, some tables have data from as early as 1980. Topics include live births, birth rate, population, deaths by cause, neonatal deaths, infant mortality and child mortality. Cause information uses ICD-9. Some libraries may be able to procure this report through the interlibrary loan system.

Publication year 
Suggested citation 

Department of Statistics (Malaysia). Vital Statistics: Peninsular Malaysia 1981. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Department of Statistics (Malaysia), 1983.

Other ID type 
Library of Congress call number
Other ID 
HA 1791 M34b 1981