Malaysia is located in Southeast Asia bordering Myanmar, Singapore and Indonesia. British occupation brought missionary work whose fruit still continues today.
Population: 25 million
Language: Bahasa Malaysian
Ethnic Groups: Malay (50%), Chinese (24%), Indigenous (11%), Indian (7%)
Per Capita Income: $13,000
Capital: Kuala Lumpur
Religions: Muslim (60%), Buddhism (20%), Christian (9%), Hindu (7%). Ethnic groups include Malays, Chinese, and Indian
Government: Malaysia is a constitutional monarchy and is a Muslim state.
History: In the late 1940s, Malaysia gained its independence from Great Britain who had colonized Malaysia during the 18th and 19th centuries. Modern Malaysia was formed in 1963. Mattathir bin Mohammed ruled the country for 22 years from 1981 to 2003.
CCI’s ministry here: CCI has classes going in Malaysia with our ministry partners. They are training up pastors for the glory of the Lord.
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