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Selangor Darul Ehsan
Flag of Selangor
Coat of arms of Selangor
Coat of arms

Motto: Kejujuran Dan Ketekunan

(Honesty and Diligence)
Anthem: Duli Yang Maha Mulia
   Selangor in    Malaysia
   Selangor in    Malaysia
 • Total 8,104 km2 (3,129 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,411,324
 • Density 667.73/km2 (1,729.43/sq mi)
Human Development Index
 • HDI (2010) 0.810 (very high) (1st)
Postal code 40xxx to 48xxx, 63xxx, 640xx, 68xxx
Calling code 03
Vehicle registration B
Federated into FMS 1895
Japanese occupation 1942
Accession into Federation of Malaya 1948

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.

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