Quick Answer: Is Pahang West or East Malaysia?

Which state is West Malaysia?

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 Putrajaya
ISO MY-16
HDI 0.877
Region Peninsular Malaysia

What countries are in West Malaysia?

The West Coast states (from north to south) are:

  • Perlis — Malaysia’s smallest state.
  • Kedah — the rice paddy (padi) state, also contains Langkawi island.
  • Penang — popular resort island, with the charming capital George Town.
  • Perak — once rich in tin.
  • Selangor — Malaysia’s most populous and developed state.

Is Penang East Malaysia?

Penang is a Malaysian state located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, by the Malacca Strait. It has two parts: Penang Island, where the capital city, George Town, is located, and Seberang Perai on the Malay Peninsula.

Penang.

Penang Pulau Pinang
Federation of Malaysia 16 September 1963
Website www.penang.gov.my

What are the 13 states of Malaysia?

Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Selangor, and Terengganu have sultans, while Perlis has a raja (“king”), and Negeri Sembilan is ruled by the Yang di-Pertuan Besar (“chief ruler”).

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