Here’s some demographic data on Malaysian users of Facebook, listed for your convenience. Do note that some of these information does not necessarily reflect actual facts. For example, Malay or Chinese-speaking people may have left their Facebook language on English.

Monthly active people: 20 – 25M

Gender:

  • Male: 56%
  • Female: 44%

Age (Female):

  • 18-24: 25%
  • 25-34: 36%
  • 35-44: 21%
  • 45-54: 11%
  • 55-64: 6%
  • 65+: 2%

Age (Male):

  • 18-24: 25%
  • 25-34: 39%
  • 35-44: 18%
  • 45-54: 10%
  • 55-64: 5%
  • 65+: 3%

Relationship status:

  • Single: 34%
  • In a relationship: 12%
  • Engaged: 3%
  • Married: 51%

Education level:

  • High School: 30%
  • College: 64%
  • Grad School: 6%

Languages:

  • English (US): 31%
  • Malay: 29%
  • English (UK): 21%
  • Simplified Chinese: 9%
  • Indonesian: 6%
  • Traditional Chinese (TW): 0.9%
  • Thai: 0.6%
  • Vietnamese: 0.4%
  • Traditional Chinese (HK): 0.3%
  • Bengali: 0.2%

Cities:

  • Kuala Lumpur: 18%
  • Johor Bahru: 5%
  • Klang: 5%
  • Penang Island: 4%
  • Shah Alam: 4%
  • Ipoh: 3%
  • Kota Kinabalu: 3%
  • Kuching: 3%
  • Kuala Terengganu: 2%
  • Kota Bharu: 2%
  • Seremban: 2%
  • Kuantan: 2%
  • Petaling Kaya: 2%
  • Kajang: 2%
  • Sandakan: 2%
  • Alor Setar: 2%
  • Malacca: 2%
  • Sungai Petani: 2%
  • Damansara: 1%
  • Tawau: 1%

Device Users:

  • Desktop Only: 2%
  • Desktop & Mobile: 15%
  • Mobile Only: 83%
  • Android: 82%
  • iPhone/iPod: 10%
  • Computer: 2%
  • iPad: 0.1%
  • Blackberry: 0%
  • Mobile web: 5%
  • Feature phone: 0%

Source: Facebook Audience Insights
Date retrieved: 16 April 2019