Is Selangor and Kuala Lumpur different state?

Is Selangor a state or city?

However, there are also highly urbanised and populated areas that do not have city status but are sometimes colloquially also referred to as cities.

Cities of Malaysia.

Name Petaling Jaya
State/FT Selangor
Local government(s) Petaling Jaya City Council
Chartered 20 June 2006
Population (2010 Census) 613,977

Does Malaysia have states or provinces?

Malaysia comprises 13 states and 3 federal territories. … The heads of state of Melaka, Penang Island (Pulau Pinang; also Penang), Sarawak, and Sabah—known as Yang di-Pertuan Negeri (“state ruler”)—are appointed to office.

What are the 9 states of Malaysia?

The nine Malay States have a hereditary Ruler as titular Head of state and an executive Chief Minister or Menteri Besar as politically responsible Head of government. The rulers of Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Selangor and Terengganu are styled Sultans (typically Islamic).

Is KL a state?

11 states and 2 federal territories are located on the Malay Peninsula, collectively called Peninsular Malaysia (Semenanjung Malaysia) or West Malaysia.

Federal Territories.

Federal Territory Kuala Lumpur
HDI 0.867
Region Peninsular Malaysia
Head of state Yang di-Pertuan Agong

Is Selangor East Malaysia?

miles) and contains 11 of Malaysia’s 13 states: Kedah, Perlis, Penang, and Perak are in the northwest; Kelantan and Terengganu are in the northeast; Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, and Melaka are about midway down the peninsula on the western side; Pahang, along the east coast, sprawls inward to cover most of the central …

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Is Selangor the biggest state in Malaysia?

The state of Selangor has the largest economy in Malaysia in terms of gross domestic product (GDP), with RM 239.968 billion (roughly US$55.5 billion) in 2015, comprising 22.6% of the country’s GDP.

Selangor
State of Malaysia
سلاڠور دار الإحسان Selangor Darul Ehsan
Other transcription(s)
• Jawi سلاڠور‎