EPF/KWSP Dividend Rate 2017

EPF dividend for 2017 and previous years. EPF dividend declared in 2017 is the dividend for the financial year 2016.

Contributors to the Employees Provident Fund (EPF/KWSP) enjoy income / gains on investments in the form of an annual dividend. The government guarantees a dividend of not less than 2.5 per cent per annum for Conventional Account (there is no guarantee for Shariah Savings Account).

EPF dividend rate is usually announced in February. The payment would be deposited directly into your EPF account. The amount of dividend can be checked online via i-Akaun EPF online statement, and via Members Account Statement which is mailed to contributors each year.


EPF/KWSP Dividend Rate History

Listed below are the yearly dividend rates paid out by EPF beginning 1952 until now.

KWSP EPF dividend rate 2017 2016

Year EPF Dividend Rate (%)
2016 5.70
2015 6.40
2014 6.75
2013 6.35
2012 6.15
2011 6.00
2010 5.80
2009 5.65
2008 4.50
2007 5.80
2006 5.15
2005 5.00
2004 4.75
2003 4.50
2002 4.25
2001 5.00
2000 6.00
1999 6.84
1997 - 1998 6.70
1996 7.70
1995 7.50
1988 - 1994 8.00
1983 - 1987 8.50
1980 - 1982 8.00
1979 7.25
1976 - 1978 7.00
1974 - 1975 6.60
1972 - 1973 5.85
1971 5.80
1968 - 1970 5.75
1965 - 1967 5.50
1964 5.25
1963 5.00
1960 - 1962 4.00
1952 - 1959 2.50


EPF Dividend Calculation

EPF Annual dividend is calculated based on the opening balance of the member's savings up until January 1st each year. As for monthly dividends, they are credited to the member's account based on the monthly contributions received.

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