States of Malaysia


States of Malaysia

Malaysia is a federation which consists of thirteen states ("Negeri") and three federal territories ("Wilayah Persekutuan"). Eleven states and two federal territories are located on the Malay Peninsula while the remaining two states and one federal territory are on the island of Borneo.

The states and federal territories

West Malaysia, on the Malay Peninsula

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East Malaysia, on Borneo

*States (State capitals in parentheses):
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*Federal Territory:
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Codes and Abbreviations

Country and regional codes. Note that FIPS 10-4 and ISO 3166-2:MY codes are not interchangeable.

ee also

*State emblem of Malaysia
*State flags in Malaysia
*Districts of Malaysia

Notes


# The code MY10 is not used in FIPS 10-4 but was used for FIPS 10-3 [ [http://www.usaid.gov/policy/ads/300/geocodes.pdf USAid Geocode] ] (for Sabah)
# Territories named in official language for both FIPS 10-4 and ISO 3166-2:MY code lists [ [http://www.maxmind.com/app/fips10_4 MaxMind GeoIP] ]
# "Wilayah Persekutuan" defined as the territories of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya. Used by FIPS only

References

External links

* [http://www.citymayors.com/government/malaysia_government.html Local government in Malaysia]

States and Federal Territories of Malaysia


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