Singapore datasheet

Singapore official data

Map of Singapore
Map of Singapore
  • Official country name: Republic of Singapore
  • Capital: Singapore
  • Total Area: 716.1 km²
  • Government: Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic
  • Currency: Singapore dollar – SGD
  • Drives on the: left
  • Calling Code: +65
  • Internet TLD: .sg

Demographics

Singapore flag
Flag of Singapore
  • Population: 5,399,200 (2013 Estimate)
  • Population Density: 7,540/km²
  • Official Languages: English, Malay, Mandarin, Tamil
  • HDI: 0.895 (very high)
  • Ethnic Groups: (2000 Census)
    • Chinese 74.2%
    • Malays 13.3%
    • Indians 9.1%
    • Others 3.3%

Economy

Coat of arms of Singapore
Coat of arms of Singapore
  • GDP (PPP): USD 327.557 Billion (2012 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (PPP): USD 61,046
  • GDP (Nominal): USD 270.020 Billion (2012 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (Nominal): USD 50,323
  • GDP Growth: 5.8% (Q3 2013)
  • GDP by sector: (2011 Estimate)
    • agriculture: 0%
    • industry: 26.6%
    • services: 73.4%
  • Labor force: 3.237 Million (2011 Estimate)
  • Labor force by occupation: (2011)
    • agriculture 0.1%
    • industry 19.6%
    • services 80.3%
  • Unemployment: 1.9% (2012 Estimate)
  • Inflation: 1.5% (December 2013)
  • Main Industries:
    • electronics
    • chemicals
    • financial services
    • oil drilling equipment
    • petroleum refining
    • rubber processing and rubber products
    • processed food and beverages
    • ship repair
    • offshore platform construction
    • life sciences
    • entrepot trade
  • Natural resources:
    • fish
    • deepwater ports
  • Exports: USD 414.8 Billion (2011 Estimate)
  • Main Export Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • Malaysia 12.2%
    • Hong Kong 10.9%
    • China 10.7%
    • Indonesia 10.5%
    • United States 5.5%
    • Japan 4.6%
    • Australia 4.2%
    • South Korea 4.0%
  • Imports: USD 311.7 Billion (2011 Estimate)
  • Main Import Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • Malaysia 10.6%
    • China 10.3%
    • United States 10.2%
    • South Korea 6.8%
    • Japan 6.2%
    • Indonesia 5.3%
    • Saudi Arabia 4.5%
    • United Arab Emirates 4.1%

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