Key Indicators
Income Group Upper middle-income
Regional Group Asia & Pacific
Population (Total) 32,365,998
GDP (current US$, millions) 900,426
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 27,287

Performance Overview

ISO3

MYS

Country

Malaysia

Score

61.26

Rank

38

Technology

56.01

People

57.20

Governance

68.47

Impact

63.35

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 56.01
SCORERANK

Access

78.03 37

1. Mobile tariffs

68.5147

2. Handset prices

45.1482

3. Households with internet access

91.8724

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

78.7347

5. Population covered by at least a 3G mobile network

98.7281

6. International internet bandwidth

66.098

7. Internet access in schools

97.1828

Content

41.62 48

1. GitHub commits

3.2166

2. Wikipedia edits

49.6466

3. Internet domain registrations

5.4154

4. Mobile apps development

82.2445

5. AI scientific publications

67.6117

Future technologies

48.38 25

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

71.9025

2. Investment in emerging technologies

78.8912

3. Robot density

14.8727

4. Computer software spending

27.8536
Pillar: People 57.20
SCORERANK

Individuals

69.87 39

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

82.9727

2. ICT skills

56.7732

3. Use of virtual social networks

86.498

4. Tertiary enrollment

29.7468

5. Adult literacy rate

93.4149

Business

40.15 66

1. Firms with website

25.4697

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

47.2544

3. Professionals

29.9154

4. Technicians and associate professionals

44.7549

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

83.2133

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

10.2939

Governments

61.57 24

1. Government online services

84.8424

2. Publication and use of open data

27.8654

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

76.6810

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

56.8924
Pillar: Governance 68.47
SCORERANK

Trust

64.02 39

1. Secure internet servers

71.1945

2. Cybersecurity

98.038

3. Online access to financial account

43.4040

4. Internet shopping

43.4635

Regulation

71.09 46

1. Regulatory quality

59.4641

2. ICT regulatory environment

82.3567

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

67.5819

4. E-commerce legislation

100.001

5. Privacy protection by law content

46.04105

Inclusion

70.29 43

1. E-Participation

85.1829

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

72.0048

3. Availability of local online content

76.6238

4. Gender gap in Internet use

60.5661

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

57.1081
Pillar: Impact 63.35
SCORERANK

Economy

62.99 12

1. High-tech and medium-high-tech manufacturing

56.9420

2. High-tech exports

100.001

3. PCT patent applications

49.1543

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

57.0672

5. Prevalence of gig economy

90.195

6. ICT services exports

24.6271

Quality of life

67.11 62

1. Happiness

47.9678

2. Freedom to make life choices

91.7324

3. Income inequality

57.0379

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

71.7472

SDG Contribution

59.95 77

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

73.7760

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

39.5347

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

41.1357

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

77.9661

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

67.3498

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