Last year, 55.8% of children born out of marriage were born to Malay mothers. This is a surprising fact for a community that forms only 13.6% of the total population.
55.8% of babies born to mothers who were less than 19 years old were also Malay, out of the national total of 820. That means 457 Malay girls below the age of 19 gave birth last year.
Here's the newspaper report on the publication of statistics by the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (in Malay).
I have no comment. Facts speak for themselves. They say that we're missing something very very big here.
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