Selangor

Malaysian state

Selangor (also known as Selangor Darul Ehsan or Selangor the Abode of Sincerity) is one of the states that form Malaysia. It is located in peninsular Malaysia. The state surrounds Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya.

Selangor
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Flag of Selangor
Flag
Coat of arms of Selangor
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
Kejujuran Dan Ketekunan[1]
(Honesty and Diligence)
Anthem: Duli Yang Maha Mulia
   Selangor in    Malaysia
   Selangor in    Malaysia
Coordinates: Coordinates: 3°20′N 101°30′E / 3.333°N 101.500°E / 3.333; 101.500
CapitalShah Alam
Royal capitalKlang
Government
 • SultanSultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah
 • Menteri BesarMohamed Azmin Ali (PH)
Area
 • Total8,104 km2 (3,129 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[3]
 • Total5,411,324
 • Density670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Human Development Index
 • HDI (2010)0.810 (very high) (1st)
Postal code
40xxx to 48xxx, 63xxx, 640xx, 68xxx
Calling code03
Vehicle registrationB
Federated into FMS1895
Japanese occupation1942
Accession into Federation of Malaya1948
Websitewww.selangor.gov.my

ReferencesEdit

  1. Portal Kerajaan Negeri Selangor Darul Ehsan
  2. "Laporan Kiraan Permulaan 2010". Jabatan Perangkaan Malaysia. p. 27. Retrieved 2011-01-24.
  3. "Laporan Kiraan Permulaan 2010". Jabatan Perangkaan Malaysia. p. iv. Retrieved 2011-01-24.

Other websitesEdit

States and Federal Territories of Malaysia  
States: Johor | Kedah | Kelantan | Melaka | Negeri Sembilan | Pahang | Perak | Perlis | Penang | Sabah | Sarawak | Selangor | Terengganu
Federal Territories: Kuala Lumpur | Labuan | Putrajaya