Kuala Lumpur: Population

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Kuala Lumpur Population

The population of Kuala Lumpur is estimated at around 1.8million, with the percentage of the indigenous (Bumiputra) people standing at about 38%, Chinese 43% and Indian 10%.There is also a notable presence of foreign residents in Kuala Lumpur which make up about 9% of the city’s population.