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Argentina vs Malaysia: Economic Indicators Comparison

Argentina with a GDP of $519.9B ranked the 25th largest economy in the world, while Malaysia ranked 37th with $358.6B. By GDP 5-years average growth and GDP per capita, Argentina and Malaysia ranked 169th vs 29th and 66th vs 67th, respectively.

Gross Domestic Product & Income

StatArgentinaMalaysia
GDP$519.9B$358.6B
GDP growth, 1 year-2.5%4.7%
GDP growth, 5-years average-0.3%5.2%
Population44.9M31.6M
GDP per capita$12k$11k
GDP per capita growth-3.47%3.33%
Purchasing Power Parity conversion factor15.931.44
Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor GDP to market exchange rate0.570.36
GDP per capita, PPP adjusted$21k$31k
GNI, Atlas method$551.2B$333.8B
GNI per capita$12k$11k
GNI, PPP adjusted$884.2B$966.3B
GNI per capita, PPP adjusted$20k$31k

Financial system and Human development

StatArgentinaMalaysia
Income Tax Rate35%25%
Corporate Tax Rate30%25%
Inflation, consumer prices34.3%1%
Inflation, GDP deflator40.7%0.7%
Unemployment9.5%3.4%
Economic Freedom Index53.174.7
Personal Freedom Index8.196.23
Human Freedom Index7.16.38
Property Rights Index50.586.5
Judical Effectiveness Index4774.6
Business Freedom Index60.287.8
Fiscal Health Index24.780.2
Labor Freedom Index46.574.5
Investment Freedom Index5560
Financial Freedom Index6050
Trade Freedom Index69.282
Monetary Freedom Index53.781.6
Government Spending Index50.784.6
Tax Burden Index69.685.7
Government Integrity Index49.749.4
Corruption Perceptions Index4047
Life expectancy at birth, years76.475.8
Suicide mortality rate, per 100,000 people9.25.5
Mortality caused by road traffic injury, per 100,000 people1423.6
Intentional homicides, per 100,000 people5.12.1
International tourism, number of arrivals6.9M25.8M

Government debt & reserves

StatArgentinaMalaysia
Central government debt, % of GDP86.3%56.2%
External debt stocks, % of GNI56.1%N/A
External debt stocks$280.5BN/A
Short-term debt, % of total reserves102.1%N/A
Total debt service, % of exports and primary income45%N/A
Adjusted net savings including particulate emission damage, % of GNI5.4%10%
Gross savings, % of GDP15.5%25.7%
Gross capital formation, % of GDP21%23.6%
Total reserves including gold$66.2B$101.5B
Foreign direct investment net inflows$11.9B$8.6B

Exports, imports and economic structure

StatArgentinaMalaysia
Exports of goods and services, % of GDP14.3%68.8%
Imports of goods and services, % of GDP16.4%61.7%
Current account balance (balance of payments)-$27.5B$7.6B
Revenue excluding grants, % of GDP19.4%16.1%
Grants excluding technical cooperation, BoP$30.3M$26.2M
Personal remittances received$515.9M$1.7B
Industry including construction value added, % of GDP23%38.3%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing value added, % of GDP6.1%7.5%
Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments BoP$2B$2B
Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts BoP$268.3M$267.4M
Expense, % of GDP24.3%15.9%
Government Expenditure, % of GDP40.5%22.6%

Compare with countries close by GDP per capita

Argentina vs

CountryGDP
per capita
Population
Latvia
$18k
1.95M
Uruguay
$17k
3.41M
Trinidad and Tobago
$17k
1.34M
Antigua and Barbuda
$17k
101k
Seychelles
$16k
95.8k
Oman
$16k
3.63M
Hungary
$16k
9.97M
Venezuela
$16k
28.5M
Chile
$16k
18.1M
Palau
$16k
20.9k
Panama
$16k
3.86M
Poland
$15k
38.5M
Croatia
$15k
4.11M
Romania
$12k
19.6M
Costa Rica
$12k
4.87M
Russia
$11k
147M
Mauritius
$11k
1.26M
Grenada
$11k
108k
Saint Lucia
$11k
179k
Maldives
$10k
345k
Equatorial Guinea
$10k
1.22M
Nauru
$9.9k
13.7k
Kazakhstan
$9.8k
18M
China
$9.8k
1.41B
Mexico
$9.7k
131M
Turkey
$9.4k
82M
Bulgaria
$9.3k
7.27M
Brazil
$8.9k
208M
Montenegro
$8.8k
622k
Cuba
$8.8k
11.3M

Malaysia vs

CountryGDP
per capita
Population
Uruguay
$17k
3.41M
Trinidad and Tobago
$17k
1.34M
Antigua and Barbuda
$17k
101k
Seychelles
$16k
95.8k
Oman
$16k
3.63M
Hungary
$16k
9.97M
Venezuela
$16k
28.5M
Chile
$16k
18.1M
Palau
$16k
20.9k
Panama
$16k
3.86M
Poland
$15k
38.5M
Croatia
$15k
4.11M
Romania
$12k
19.6M
Costa Rica
$12k
4.87M
Russia
$11k
147M
Mauritius
$11k
1.26M
Grenada
$11k
108k
Saint Lucia
$11k
179k
Maldives
$10k
345k
Equatorial Guinea
$10k
1.22M
Nauru
$9.9k
13.7k
Kazakhstan
$9.8k
18M
China
$9.8k
1.41B
Mexico
$9.7k
131M
Turkey
$9.4k
82M
Bulgaria
$9.3k
7.27M
Brazil
$8.9k
208M
Montenegro
$8.8k
622k
Cuba
$8.8k
11.3M
Lebanon
$8.3k
4.47M