List of cities in Malaysia by population

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The following is a list of the largest cities in Malaysia by population, based on the 2010 National Census. For each city, only the population within the city proper, defined by the area under the jurisdiction of the respective city council, is taken.

List of Cities in Malaysia by Population
Rank City States 2010 Population[1]
1 Kuala Lumpur Federal Territories 1,588,750
2 George Town Penang 708,127
3 Ipoh Perak 657,892
4 Shah Alam Selangor 641,306
5 Petaling Jaya Selangor 613,977
6 Johor Bahru Johor 497,067
7 Malacca Malacca 484,885
8 Kota Kinabalu Sabah 452,058
9 Alor Setar Kedah 405,523
10 Kuala Terengganu Terengganu 337,553
11 Kuching Sarawak 325,132
12 Miri Sarawak 165,642

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population Distribution by Local Authority Areas and Mukims, 2010 (page 1 & 8)" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 February 2015. Retrieved 19 July 2013. 

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