Top-line Indicators

1

Comparison with Selected Countries/Regions

2

Population 4
Labour Force

6

National Income

8

Balance of Payments

9

Investment in Singapore and Abroad

10

Research and Development

11

Companies and Businesses

12

Manufacturing 13
Utilities 14
Construction and Real Estate

15

Services 16
External Trade

16

Transport and Communications

18

Tourism 19
Finance 20
Government Finance

22

Prices 23
Consumer Durables

24

Education 24
Health 26
Environment 27
Culture and Recreation

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TOP-LINE INDICATORS

About Singapore

2010 2011
Land Area (sq km)
712.4
714.3
Average Temperature (°C)
Maximum
31.9
31.3
Minimum
24.9
24.7
Total Rainfall (mm)
2,075
2,525

Social Indicators

Total Population (‘000)
Singapore Residents (‘000)
Population Density (per sq km)
Median Age (years)
Literacy Rate (%)
Mean Years of Schooling
Home Ownership (%)
Doctors Per 10,000 Population
Crime Rate (per 100,000 population)

2010 2011
5,076.7 5,183.7
3,771.7 3,789.3
7,126
7,257
37
38
96
96
10.1
10.2
87.2
88.6
17
18
653
606

Economic Indicators

Gross Domestic Product1 ($ billion)
Per Capita Gross National Income1 ($)
Real Economic Growth Rate (%)
Productivity Growth (%)
Inflation Rate (%)
Total Output of Manufacturing Sector ($ billion)
Total External Trade ($ billion)
International Visitor Arrivals (million)
Air Cargo Handled (‘000 tonnes)
Sea Cargo Handled (million tonnes)
Container Throughput (million TEUs)
Money Supply (M1) ($ million)
Official Foreign Reserves ($ million)
Domestic Government Debt ($ million)

2010 2011
310.0
326.8
60,009
61,692
14.8
4.9
11.1
1.0
2.8
5.2
273
285
902
974
11.6
13.2
1,814
1,865
503
531
28.4
29.9
112,466 129,119
288,954 308,403
321,182 354,023

1 At current market prices.
TEU=Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit.

Singapore in Figures 2012

1

0 127.90 1.03 1.0 Females 83.0 22.3 80.7 82.8 307.3 78.3 5.3 5.7 -6.8 -4.861 17. 1 As at end June Selected Social Indicators.8 4.467 26.51 79.9 86.04 1.9 2.6 1. where necessary.1 61.978 39.01 1 1 Doctors Per 10.4 Source: Official statistical publications and websites UNSD National Accounts Main Aggregates Database Note: There may be differences in the data definitions or data collection methods among different countries/regions.81 5.5 Per Capita GNI (US$) 35.104 30.3 5.5 -1.4 Life Expectancy at Birth (years) Males 78.1 4.0 8.8 76.67 1.37 1.0 33.3 0.0 78.000 live-births) 2.COMPARISON C OMPARISON WITH SELECTED COUNTRIES/REGIONS Selected Economic Indicators.6 77.0 5.4 3.901 35.4 83.4 2.027 16.11 1.8 0.11 85.7 2.3 0.9 4.6 6.0 2.2 4. where necessary.8 82.3 82.9 83.3 -2.9 79.91 5.15 2.8 2.12 1.301 Unemployment Rate (%) 3.000 Population 17 31 20 18 22 20 31 19 7 27 89 681 65 Home Ownership (%) 52 611 56 3 672 88 70 67 Source: Official statistical publications and websites Note: There may be differences in the data definitions or data collection methods among different countries/regions.7 7.1 4.22 1.5 48.741 40.1 3.1 -0.94 2. Users should refer to official data sources for more information.7 79. 1 2 3 2 Refer to 2008 Refer to 2006 Refer to 2005 Singapore in Figures 2012 Singapore in Figures 2012 3 .81 9.714 45.3 Labour Force Participation Rate (%) Males 76 72 72 69 72 741 751 66 711 72 Females 55 59 63 53 49 511 621 50 571 59 Inflation Rate (%) 0.2 76.3 23.9 7.8 -2. 2009 Singapore Australia Canada Hong Japan Korea.9 Infant Mortality Rate (per 1.225 43.4 -3. Kong Republic of New Taiwan United United Zealand Kingdom States Population (million) 5. 2009 Singapore Australia Canada Hong Japan Korea.4 Total Fertility Rate (per female) 1. Users should refer to official data sources for more information.2 -0.8 -1.7 83.3 0.0 78. Kong Republic of New Taiwan Zealand United United Kingdom States Real Growth in GDP (%) -1.

6 3.3% 4 Singapore in Figures 2012 13. 2011 Chinese 74.1 2.8 1.987.771.5 1.4% 9.3 1990 3.733.9 3.282.183.413.4 2.8 Mid-Year Estimates 2009 4.8 1.1 2.9 2.1% Malays Indians Others 3.1 0.7 1.7 2000 4.2% .789.076.0 2011 5.9 3.027.5 2010 (Census) 5.047.3 1.735.9 2.3 2.5 Note: Total population comprises Singapore residents and non-residents. Singapore resident population comprises Singapore citizens and permanent residents.7 3.7 3.273.POPULATION Population and Growth Rate Total Singapore Total Singapore Population Residents Population Residents Growth Growth Thousand Per Cent Census 1980 2. Ethnic Composition of the Resident Population.1 1.

4 127.1 25.79 70 .29 20 .9 54.1 19.54 45 .0 127.2 128.2 107.6 9.8 107.1 42.1 119.4 107.9 139.0 136.4 162.59 50 .1 126.0 130.69 60 .9 105.5 106.14 5-9 0-4 165 110 55 0 Persons (‘000) 0 55 110 165 Persons (‘000) End June 2011 End June 2001 Singapore in Figures 2012 5 .7 135.7 130.4 163.7 160.0 117.6 147.5 16.5 150.34 25 .1 58.2 6.19 10 .6 14.7 141.8 57.4 112.6 37.0 155.5 20.8 102.7 62.0 126.0 46.POPULATION Age Pyramid of the Resident Population.44 35 .5 136.4 155.7 111.9 12.1 161.6 108.3 92.1 123. 2001 and 2011 Age Group Male (Years) Female 85 & Over 10.84 75 .5 53.5 80 .9 123.8 23.5 102.8 128.4 161.1 161.39 30 .4 132.9 157.4 60.3 29.9 115.1 152.3 46.2 155.8 95.0 138.6 154.2 102.9 37.0 63.49 40 .8 130.24 15 .74 65 .1 31.64 55 .

83 2000 13.2 66.962.POPULATION Singapore Residents by Marital Status.22 2010 9. 2011 Total Males Females Total (Aged 15 & Over) Single Married Widowed Divorced/Separated 100.3 2.3 100.0 1.0 1.20 LABOUR FORCE Labour Force (as at June) 2010 Resident Labour Force (‘000) 2.0 3.9 81.3 Per Cent 100.5 1.3 Employed 1.9 8.4 2.4 Resident Labour Force Participation Rate (%) 66.6 4.5 Resident Unemployment Rate (Seasonally Adjusted) (%) 3.080.2 4.3 4.0 32.1 1.2 Males 76.2 4.7 2.000 Population Live-births Per Female 1980 17.15 2011 9.82 1990 18.0 3.1 6 Singapore in Figures 2012 2011 2.9 57.000 Per 1.6 57.7 8.2 Vital Rates Crude Crude Infant Total Birth Rate Death Rate Mortality Rate Fertility Rate Per 1.9 Unemployed 84.1 59.60 2009 9.5 4.5 61.0 34.0 1.6 1.998.0 29.5 Females 56.6 5.2 1.0 .4 2.5 1.047.1 75.9 4.7 6.5 2.7 4.

484 na 3.2 46.089 4.1 -0.9 245.264 4.0 Data are classified according to the Singapore Standard Industrial Classification (SSIC) 2010.7 281.4 126.9 1.0 2.5 1.8 2.5 253.334 na 4. Singapore in Figures 2012 7 .9 335.5 271.118 3.9 Employment Structure by Industry Employed Residents (Aged 15 & Over) Manufacturing Construction Wholesale & Retail Trade Transportation & Storage Accommodation & Food Services Information & Communications Financial & Insurance Services Business Services Community.5 413.2 99.5 5.962.6 448.6 373.7 300.5 191.8 2.0 2.1 Selected Labour Market Indicators Average Weekly Hours Worked Average Monthly Nominal Earnings ($/employee) Manufacturing1 Construction1 Services1 Changes in Productivity (%) Goods Producing Industries Services Producing Industries Average Monthly Recruitment Rate (%) Average Monthly Resignation Rate (%) 1 2006 2010 2011 46.0 11.0 99.3 192.8 24.LABOUR FORCE Occupational Distribution Employed Residents (Aged 15 & Over) Admin & Managerial Professional Technical & Associate Professional Clerical Service & Sales Production & Related 2010 2011 Thousand 1.7 2.2 312.2 46.0 392.0 145.962.4 386.131 4.5 2.5 246.9 135.1 1.4 104.9 6.554 4.6 453.0 2.2 3.0 128.4 292.9 273.4 240.2 1998.9 85.383 2.998.2 248.9 291.9 355. Social & Personal Services 2010 2011 Thousand 1.268 na 4.

7 Percentage Share 100.1 20.2 2.2 68.7 29.4 39.0 100.462 256.646.6 22.8 24.1 Expenditure on Gross Domestic Product (at Current Market Prices) Total Private Consumption Expenditure Government Consumption Expenditure Gross Fixed Capital Formation Changes in Inventories Net Exports of Goods & Services Statistical Discrepancy 8 Singapore in Figures 2012 2006 2010 2011 Percentage Distribution 100.782.4 1.0 248.2 116.9 4.5 1.4 60.1 7.8 38.4 6.9 13.1 2.2 .7 52.4 12.542.3 10.2 4.009 319.911.7 0.3 4.0 38.6 2.5 251.4 -0.283.2 3.4 28.7 5.2 23.7 145.0 100.4 26.931 255.291.5 11.9 11.1 51.7 Gross Domestic Product Growth in Real GDP Share in Nominal GDP 2010 2011 2010 2011 Annual Percentage Change Total Goods Producing Industries Manufacturing Construction Services Producing Industries Wholesale & Retail Trade Transportation & Storage Accommodation & Food Services Information & Communications Finance & Insurance Business Services 14.1 15.6 4.4 8.2 285.1 4.6 3.6 11.9 17.3 0.0 17.4 10.0 27.169.2 2.4 144.154.019.1 -1.6 61.7 247.3 21.0 29.8 1.082.1 69.624.9 26.7 14.6 8.4 3.5 10.235 304.658.8 112.692 128.7 3.8 7.NATIONAL INCOME National Income Gross Per Gross Gross National Capita National Domestic Income GNI Saving Product (at Current Market Prices) (at 2005 Market Prices) Million Dollars Dollars Million Dollars 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 259.6 56.7 24.374.793.5 299.0 100.9 12.5 9.815.5 -2.9 6.

1 41.114.4 -7.7 1 E Official Reserves (Net) -26.661.4 168.5 Goods Balance 79.3 -7.4 -13.NATIONAL INCOME Income Components of GDP at Current Market Prices 2006 2010 2011 Percentage Distribution Total 100.9 -49.686.4 419.188.705.5 C Net Errors and Omissions 1.442.7 -17.0 505.2 8.9 7.7 -57.7 1 Increase in assets is indicated by a minus (-) sign.756.083.626.679.979.5 Financial Account (Net) -30.151.2 Production & on Imports Statistical Discrepancy 0.0 100.389.283.7 D Overall Balance (A+B+C) 26.0 -13.487.367.2 -0.020.5 -21.8 Other Investment -29.0 BALANCE OF PAYMENTS Balance of Payments 2006 2010 2011 Million Dollars A Current Account Balance 56.0 100.4 -36.903.7 51.995.5 2.480.2 -579.360.1 37.771.7 136.163.840.2 -1.4 Portfolio Investment -20.819.5 21.6 Financial Derivatives -9.937.995.040.033.6 50.487.7 -17.2 Primary Income Balance -8.2 134.524.319.819.360.0 Compensation of Employees 40.390.2 75.8 Secondary Income Balance -3.850.8 Exports of Services 93.5 Exports of Goods 446.480. Singapore in Figures 2012 9 .7 455.548.626.0 B Capital and Financial Account Balance -30.5 Direct Investment 28.7 140.6 86.194.131.0 Imports of Services 105.3 Gross Operating Surplus 53.652.7 71.868.5 Taxes less Subsidies on 5.4 -5.6 Services Balance -11.4 42.208.563.3 540.9 2.701.4 -36.9 48.7 57.196.669.6 84.6 142.8 -50.6 -5.333.4 -8.038.1 Imports of Goods 367.049.8 -50.201.

335 10.004 130.135 Professional.501 87.874 18.884 Real Estate Activities 6.764 8.209 Information & Communications 10.754 2.515 Information & Communications 3. 4.582 263.518 Construction 881 1.476 Wholesale & Retail Trade 11.487 3.576 Manufacturing 103.502 Real Estate Activities 8.308 19.401 3.901 6.895 Accommodation & 2.129 185.757 18.666 123.548 99.533 38.641 Food Service Activities Transport & Storage 9.839 37.242 33.888 Food Service Activities Transport & Storage 17. 10 Singapore in Figures 2012 . 12.659 238.701 8.125 6.365 18. Scientific & Technical.302 196.808 1.112 407.572 97.852 Accommodation & 2.482 26.215 14.574 Administrative & Support Services Others 422 7.748 16.409 109.396 Stock of Singapore’s Direct Investment Abroad by Industry* 2005 2009 2010 Million Dollars Total 202.INVESTMENT IN SINGAPORE & ABROAD Stock of Foreign Direct Investment in Singapore by Industry* 2005 2009 2010 Million Dollars Total 323.152 Manufacturing 46.230 3.021 373.652 36.271 618.717 Professional.841 Construction 925 2.693 5.223 35.923 Financial & Insurance Services 105.160 Wholesale & Retail Trade 54.044 3.749 Financial & Insurance Services 121.623 * End of period.821 573.680 17. Scientific & Technical.230 Administrative & Support Services Others 3.320 20.144 10.

042 $ Million 65. Singapore in Figures 2012 11 .594 877 6.906 53.522 41. 2010* 60.173 28.762 653 * End of period. 2010* $ Million 70.748 0 China United Malaysia Kingdom Australia Indonesia Hong Kong Stock of Foreign Direct Investment in Singapore by Country/Region.388 43.043 6.164 4.793 27.784 24. Expenditure and Output Manpower (number) Expenditure ($ million) Output (number) Patents Owned * Patents Applied Patents Awarded 2005 2009 2010 34.314 31.475 1.067 1.938 50.405 0 United Netherlands Japan States United Kingdom India Switzerland RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT R&D Manpower.582 6.569 747 5.813 23.INVESTMENT IN SINGAPORE & ABROAD Stock of Singapore’s Direct Investment Abroad by Country/Region.432 24.450 1.585 32.489 3.

Recreation & Other Service Activities Others 12 Singapore in Figures 2012 19.355 1.033 1. Entertainment.542 1.193 1.489 1.COMPANIES & BUSINESSES Formation of Companies and Businesses by Industry.340 123 86 .494 1. 2011 Companies Businesses Number Total Manufacturing Construction Wholesale & Retail Trade Transportation & Storage Accommodation & Food Service Activities Information & Communications Financial & Insurance Activities Real Estate Activities Professional.068 364 539 472 2. Scientific & Technical Activities Administrative & Support Service Activities Education.053 1.315 4.570 1.570 3.019 1.278 781 2.976 979 1.547 1.490 8.212 7.477 806 988 952 1.756 1.549 594 1.458 6.039 993 1.485 7.043 2.881 462 831 197 4. Entertainment. Recreation & Other Service Activities Others 32.480 1. 2011 Companies Businesses Number Total Manufacturing Construction Wholesale & Retail Trade Transportation & Storage Accommodation & Food Service Activities Information & Communications Financial & Insurance Activities Real Estate Activities Professional.576 1.317 23.294 347 105 Cessation of Companies and Businesses by Industry.987 3.005 22.407 2. Scientific & Technical Activities Administrative & Support Service Activities Education.749 1.219 2.656 1. Health & Social Services Arts. Health & Social Services Arts.560 1.433 1.050 1.

4 Value Added to Total Output (%) 22.673 30.8 Singapore in Figures 2012 13 .9 2.542 151.7 7.255 17.4 Value Added Per Worker ($’000) 141.011 272.7 139.2 Government Rates & Fees 2.892 9.1 32.8 Net Fixed Assets Per Worker ($’000) 124.5 69.909 414.676 47.2 20.560 136.090 na 381.634 na 141.243 na 229.5 Services Cost 2.MANUFACTURING Principal Manufacturing Statistics Establishments (number) Workers (number) Materials ($ million) Remuneration ($ million) Operating Cost ($ million) Manufacturing Output ($ million) Total Output ($ million) Value Added ($ million) Net Operating Surplus ($ million) Direct Exports ($ million) Net Fixed Assets ($ million) Gross Fixed Assets ($ million) 2006 2010 2011 7.6 -5.856 128.6 Unit Labour Cost -2.8 651.2 68.211 63.0 627.880 57.9 29.9 67.524 51.127 57.667 237.1 67.880 273.4 6.6 Industrial Production (2011=100) 11.2 31.8 21.971 na Selected Averages and Ratios in the Manufacturing Sector 2006 2010 2011 Remuneration Per Worker ($’000) 39.9 43.541 260.7 137.6 Indices of Unit Business Cost and Industrial Production 2006 2010 2011 Annual Percentage Change Unit Business Cost Index of Manufacturing (2005 =100) Total 0.6 6.454 54.5 Remuneration to Value Added (%) 28.176 418.892 15.675 47.2 Direct Exports to Manufacturing Output (%) 61.760 na 112.8 -15.0 5.5 9.4 125.133 184.987 18.050 285.1 18.6 Direct Exports to Total Sales (%) 62.8 -2.0 na Remuneration to Total Output (%) 6.479 32.927 164.6 Manufacturing Output Per Worker ($’000) 601.0 2.4 44.065 178.

9 Asia Pacific & Others 1.6 34.734.4 Japan 1.069.5% Private Houses 6.624.2 Potable Water Sales (mil m3/year) Electricity Sales (gigawatt hours) 7.819.2% 1.512.4 5.6 1.2% 14 Singapore in Figures 2012 Total Units =1.6 UTILITIES Water.532.684.131.784.047.162. Electricity and Gas Sales.6 Liquefied Petroleum (net tonnes) 22.3 953.9 United States 3. 2011 HDB Flats Others 76.478.4 Foreign 10.4 3.0 62.0 2.MANUFACTURING Investment Commitments in Manufacturing and Services by Country of Origin 2010 2011 Fixed Asset Investments (Million Dollars) Total 12.854.3 Local 2.3 1 One unit is equivalent to one kilowatt hour.858.200.2 13.0 Europe 4.1% Private Flats 16. CONSTRUCTION & REAL ESTATE Residential Dwellings.6 11.875.8 995.3 Gas Sales 1 Piped (million units) 640.9 Thousand .2 197. 2011 Domestic Non-Domestic 281.311.175.

Singapore in Figures 2012 15 .CONSTRUCTION & REAL ESTATE Building Commencement 2006 2010 2011 Number of Units Private Residential Properties 11.623 ‘000 Square Metres Nett Office Space Shop Space Factory Space Warehouse Space 6.116 Supply of Properties in the Pipeline* Private Residential Properties Landed Non-landed Office Space Shop Space Factory Space Warehouse Space 2006 2010 2011 Number of Units 53.114 647 505 552 3.364 258.768 68.410 69.280 1.531 4.864 20.053 75.274 922 685 1.437 5.415 30.259 7.050 * End of period.145 164.477 89.505 79.724 ‘000 Square Metres Gross 753 1.954 188.807 49.963 3.529 3.439 4.743 70. Commercial and Industrial Properties* Private Residential Properties Landed Non-landed 2006 2010 2011 Number of Units 233.657 6.295 17.500 198.477 Warehouse Space 364 381 447 Stock of Private Residential.514 85.252 27.419 31.736 ‘000 Square Metres Gross Commercial Developments Office Space 211 68 254 Shop Space 206 52 170 Industrial Developments Factory Space 902 790 1.953 7.243 268.280 3.056 3.958 7.231 3.452 3.

599 177.181 230.723.4 Foreign Wholesale Trade Index (2007=100) 12.3 23.770 59.194 453.523 253.392 279.559 518.350 59.378 264.608 227. Recreation and Personal Services 14.0 4.011 103.816 35.231 233.371 207.616 Information and Communications Services 24.549 1.373 37.796 72.916 533.168.811 Indices of the Services Industries (at Current Prices) 2006 2010 2011 Annual Percentage Change Retail Sales Index (2010=100) 5.931 10.254 80.063 974.123 25.559 478.838 378.SERVICES Operating Receipts of the Services Industries 2005 2009 2010 Million Dollars Total 1.4 EXTERNAL TRADE Total Trade Total at Current Prices Exports Domestic Exports Oil Non-Oil Re-Exports Imports Total at 2006 Prices Exports Domestic Exports Oil Non-Oil Re-Exports Imports 16 Singapore in Figures 2012 2006 2010 2011 Million Dollars 810.844 .378 248.419 Transport and Storage Services 58.2 6.222 459.8 16.396 431.392 378.127 Wholesale Trade 859.744 37.416 1.605 75.610 281.773 173.5 -1.440.830 1.655 810.741 227.055 21.483 902.8 Domestic Wholesale Trade Index (2007=100) 11.841 514.096 32.5 6.773 197.525 167.919 8.144 Business Services 46.954 167.6 Food & Beverage Services Index (2010=100) 4.021 72.063 83.421.685 1.041.6 8.110 987.924 448.604 Community.924 423.9 11.605 67.453 431.181 254.782 Retail Trade 31.396 204.280 89.750 Accommodation and Food & Beverage Services 6.483 967.245 204.

481 22.644 18.8 53.429 36.663 3.392 198.870 26.068 3.7 48.318 3.034 72.268 142.726 74.794 2010 2011 Million Dollars 5.315 136.068 196.781 28.774 546 64.175 18.8 53.346 157.202 113.882 27.996 207.790 3.660 68.886 27.679 2.6 Malaysia Hong Kong Indonesia China EU 27 United States Imports by Commodity Section Food Beverages & Tobacco Crude Materials Mineral Fuels & Lubricants Animal & Vegetable Oils Chemicals & Chemical Products Manufactured Goods Machinery & Equipment Electronics Non-electronics Miscellaneous Manufactures 2006 2010 2011 Million Dollars 6.1 $ Billion 56.775 6.162 28.645 115.946 471 843 1.128 175.124 235.458 30.861 244.301 123.917 77.8 0 27.553 437 49.296 2.382 67.820 103.511 611 56.290 10.629 3.777 20.060 Exports by Commodity Section Food Beverages & Tobacco Crude Materials Mineral Fuels & Lubricants Animal & Vegetable Oils Chemicals & Chemical Products Manufactured Goods Machinery & Equipment Electronics Non-electronics Miscellaneous Manufactures 2006 4.106 188.EXTERNAL TRADE Major Export Markets.257 2.810 56.684 32.798 9.007 2.436 248.798 70.630 31.455 3.776 29. 2011 62.592 149.904 74.187 Singapore in Figures 2012 17 .004 3.284 2.468 33.

120 16.522 758 na na na 10.431 335.222 1.142 281.262 3.683 189.659 28.341 941.393 167.377 3.289 2.829 956.665 29.203 781 7.309 17.876 958.399 592.334 26.711 2.347 13.792 313.919 23.436 2.768 3.073 27.000 5.TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS Cargo Handled Air Cargo Handled (tonnes) Discharged Loaded Sea Cargo Handled (‘000 tonnes) General Bulk Container Throughput (‘000 TEUs) 2006 2010 2011 952.541 159.638 3.755 2.482 584.947 12.584 4.938 Postal Articles Handled and Telecommunications Postal Articles Handled (million) Subscriptions* (‘000) Fixed Line Residential Corporate Mobile Phone 2G 3G Dial-up Internet Broadband Residential Wired Corporate Wired Wireless Total SMS Messages (million) International Telephone Call Minutes (million) 2006 2010 2011 1.736 148.984 1.361 9.849 na na 6.287 Motor Vehicle Population and Public Roads* Motor Vehicle Population (number) Cars & Station-wagons Rental Cars Taxis Buses Motorcycles & Scooters Goods & Other Vehicles Length of Public Paved Roads (km) * End of period.412 .714 12.046 142.587 27.559 144.111 24.704 465.051 14.092 759 4.851 1.086 1.110 882.160 146.074 1.017 1.235 13.705 68 7.755 58 9.373 945.406 983.009 2.403 872.754 884 1.511 195.237 780 7.484 5. 18 Singapore in Figures 2012 2006 2010 2011 799.238 85 7.899 28.466 157.

815 1.522 956.577.4 10.503.751.990.3 2.TOURISM International Visitor Arrivals and Gazetted Hotels 2006 2010 2011 International Visitor Arrivals (‘000) 9.752.7 13.375 Hong Kong Outbound Departures of Singapore Residents by Mode of Transport 2006 2010 2011 Total Air Sea Number 5.617.275.039 0 ASEAN China Australia 868.6 1.166 1.5 1.2 85.171.542 5.342.670.641.739.595.620 1.533.249.5 Standard Average Occupancy Rate (%) 85.018.276 7.030.8 Food and Beverage Revenue ($m) 794.414.250 1.991 656.725.082.2 12.0 11.110 6.9 2.1 86.306 Singapore in Figures 2012 19 .509.5 Room Revenue ($m) 1.4 Major Tourist – Generating Markets.357 7.793. 2011 Number 5.926 3.417 India Japan 464.3 Available Room Nights (‘000) 10.

9 781.029.9952 1.957.9261 2.FINANCE Money Supply* 2006 2010 2011 Million Dollars Money Supply (M2) 262.8 153.0150 0.0 Asian Currency Units (US$ million) 698.5 971.8095 1.8870 4.420.4 Exchange Rates (Average for the Year) 2006 2010 2011 S$ Per Unit of : Australian Dollar 1.2986 4.0 Certificates of Deposit Savings & Other Deposits 68.352.0 104.2971 Chinese Renminbi 0.242.9 Currency in Active Circulation 15.3292 4.369.2014 0.0143 Japanese Yen 1.284.1946 Euro 1.5543 1.5 129.202.851.1616 Malaysian Ringgit 0.078.3 89.364.3 87.6 112.7 22.2524 1.2045 0.704.0 36.1664 0.9 Fixed Deposits 141.8 Money Supply (M1) 52.1135 New Taiwan Dollar 4.1755 0.9827 2.6 Quasi-Money 210.612.9038 Thai Baht 4.619. 20 Singapore in Figures 2012 .9 Merchant Banks ($ million) 78.2579 S$ Per 100 Units of : Indian Rupee 3.0228 2.2 443.2798 Philippine Peso 3.0980 3.9 90.127.4234 0.036.4 154.2 290.1180 0.1967 1.3667 1.607.1993 0.760.7 314.3 Demand Deposits of Private Sector 36.697.4 1.3635 1.428.0161 US Dollar 1.449.0173 0.8 403.0 * End of period.4331 0.5 24.233.287.0 165.5889 1.1905 4.5780 Korean Won 0.4111 Pound Sterling 2.118.299.1252 Total Assets and Liabilities of Financial Institutions* 2006 2010 2011 Commercial Banks ($ million) 508.7027 Indonesian Rupiah 0.171.7495 Hong Kong Dollar 0.4 858.8 20.5089 2.299.465.648.690.9 160.166.5 Singapore Dollar Negotiable 220.1073 2.

888.2 Financial Institutions 37.249.58 0.9 49. Singapore in Figures 2012 21 .6 55.290.241.943.8 Loans to Businesses 171.44 5.1 12.2 119.399. Domestic Interest Rates* 2006 2010 2011 Per Cent Per Annum 3-month US$ SIBOR 3-month Interbank Rate Prime Lending Rate 3-month Banks’ Deposit Rate 5.3 Building & Construction1 53.888.8 420.6 19.519.9 Credit Cards 6.38 0. Storage & Communication 9.258.7 Manufacturing 10.33 0.4 1.364.8 732.971.678.2 607.224.5 12.38 0.881. building developers and real estate agents.899.3 1.6 * End of period.3 190.8 160.828.051.5 633.250.3 694.0 Housing & Bridging Loans 112.14 Household Sector Balance Sheet* 2005 2009 2010 Household Net Wealth Total Assets Financial Assets Residential Property Assets Liabilities Mortgage Loans Personal Loans Million Dollars 706.984.333.8 398.FINANCE Loans and Advances of Domestic Banking Units to Non-Bank Customers* 2010 2011 Million Dollars Total 322.5 Professional & Private Individuals Car Loans 11.5 240.57 0.533.051.30 0.470.5 General Commerce 30.4 179.938.6 468.603.1 140.3 867.8 50.1 .1 53.743.733.743.660.1 Transport.426.104.593.647.36 3.1 1.214.982.476.9 7.368.689.9 66.Business Purposes Consumer Loans 151.007.018.19 0.917.44 5.3 131.340.7 Professional & Private Individuals 3.190.1 41.436.5 212.381.110.6 1.537.0 4.7 158.38 5.179.480.6 1 Includes loans to building and building co-operative societies.

120.854.6 11.070.813.9 3.3 3.8 Government Expenditure 2006 2010 2011 M illion Dollars Operating Expenditure 23.411.4 3.GOVERNMENT FINANCE Government Operating Revenue 2006 Total Tax Revenue Income Tax Assets Taxes Taxes on Motor Vehicles Customs & Excise Duties Betting Taxes Stamp Duty Goods & Services Tax Others Fees & Charges Other Receipts 2010 2011 M illion Dollars 31.6 8.8 22 Singapore in Figures 2012 .3 472.119.9 2.0 14.4 1.1 660.976.548.0 13.3 1.929.5 Youth & Sports Information.7 745.8 2.1 420.8 20.0 Health 1.7 17.7 Media Development Government Administration 851.1 the Arts Environment & Water Resources 418.0 3.960.167.6 746.6 1.699.727.8 Education 5.0 688.892.294.7 3. 898.342.760.130.3 2.3 40.9 1.598.764.399.231.311.010.985.5 28.7 2.5 11.052.4 1.5 1.7 876.0 481.5 Manpower 179.107.500.8 14.2 2.517.259.718.754.3 8. Communications & 320.2 151.9 4.7 1.684.2 3.089.947.4 44.171.096.0 340.719.913.9 140.7 522.1 Transport 284.472.778.4 9.463.6 Community Development.1 Development Expenditure 6.4 1.0 32.6 2.072.0 1.7 18.6 Trade & Industry 459.581.943.723.6 15.6 Security & External Relations 11.2 50.4 3.684.2 Economic Development 953.9 2.0 2.2 673.868.3 2.913.3 Info-Communications and 30.973.1 7.890.2 1.8 75.793.888.8 1.8 1.8 35.7 Social Development 9.662.3 885.2 46.7 2.311.2 1.9 233.198.276.4 National Development 599.365.

7 0.7 1.1 0.9 7.1 3.2 2.3 2.7 -4.6 2.7 1.1 5.8 8.1 3.3 9.PRICES Consumer Price Index (2009 =100) 2006 2010 2011 Annual Percentage Change All Items Food Clothing & Footwear Housing Transport Communication Education & Stationery Health Care Recreation & Others 1.6 10.5 -1.6 2.3 Singapore in Figures 2012 23 .9 1.0 2. 2011 (2009 =100) Lowest 20% Middle Highest 60% 20% Annual Percentage Change All Items Food Clothing & Footwear Housing Transport Communication Education & Stationery Health Care Recreation & Others 4.5 1.4 5.9 0.7 3.3 2.3 2.7 1.7 2.2 1.0 -2.3 -1.9 2.3 0.1 0.1 -0.4 0.8 0.0 2.7 8.8 2.7 5.8 2.9 Producer and International Trade Price Indices (2006=100) 2006 2010 2011 Annual Percentage Change Domestic Supply Price Index Singapore Manufactured Products Price Index Import Price Index Export Price Index 5.0 2.8 5.2 -1.4 3.5 0.9 -1.9 3.4 4.9 2.1 0.2 1.6 1.0 11.4 4.3 11.9 -1.1 0.4 Consumer Price Index for Households in Different Income Groups.9 2.2 13.0 8.9 6.7 2.

552 20.0 ‘VCD’ refers to Video Compact Disc.3 99.8 44.0 Shop Space 9.9 8.008 12.7 18.8 94.839 14.5 35.5 90.8 13.7 17.8 5.PRICES Property Price Index* (4th Quarter 1998 = 100) 2006 2010 2011 Annual Percentage Change Residential Private Residential Properties 10.0 Commercial Office Space 17.331 11. ‘DVD’ refers to Digital Versatile Disc and ‘CD’ refers to Compact Disc.6 14.309 11. CONSUMER DURABLES Ownership/Availability of Household Consumer Durables/Services Private Car Television Video (VCD/DVD) and CD Player/Recorder1 Pay-TV Subscription Washing Machine Air-Conditioner Telephone Line Handphone Personal Computer Internet Subscription/Access 1 1998 2003 2008 P er Cent of Households 35.246 10.3 96.903 18.3 38.2 * End of period.4 98.0 70.1 5.8 69.805 .850 9.243 6.9 23.7 55.2 93.8 51.914 14.5 77.5 71.2 Housing & Development Board Resale Flats 2.3 94.6 23.9 98.608 20.472 2010 Dollars 6.5 87.9 92.1 88.630 2011 6. EDUCATION Government Recurrent Expenditure on Education Per Student Primary Schools Secondary Schools Junior Colleges Institute of Technical Education Polytechnics Universities 24 Singapore in Figures 2012 2006 4.7 88.624 9.3 27.5 Industrial 6.0 47.161 10.7 34.5 56.209 11.095 12.7 74.6 58.7 13.9 10.3 82.

9 13.0 Post Secondary (Non-tertiary) 28.013 719 4. namely: primary & secondary (P1-S4/5).513 13 20.111 4.388 207.111 1 4.0 100.9 10.544 689.3 6. and upper secondary & junior college (S3-JC2).5 25.060 174 251. Except for the Institute of Technical Education.348 4.EDUCATION Enrolment in Educational Institutions 2006 2010 2011 Total Primary Schools Secondary Schools Junior Colleges Institute of Technical Education Polytechnics National Institute of Education Universities Number 688.553 Notes: Figures for primary.483 1.965 4.667 83.310 698.1 Qualification University 10.655 42.789 25.165 154 189.060 284.906 258.0 100.974 30. 2011 Resident Non-students 15-24 25-39 40-54 55 Years Years Years Years & Over Per Cent Total 100.586 12.0 Below Secondary 6.810 1.420 32.6 45. secondary and junior college exclude private schools.9 22.4 7.735 15 37.7 22.918 74.2 6.936 2. 1 Refers to institutions that offer multiple educational levels.8 28.534 75. secondary and junior college exclude private schools.726 32.4 9.542 85.7 63.600 263.279 67.2 Secondary 20.784 13.296 22.097 214.954 24. Students and Teachers.3 Diploma and Professional 33. Educational Attainment.452 4 75. figures for institutions of higher learning include part-time students and teachers. 2011 Institutions Students Teachers Total Primary Schools Secondary Schools Mixed Levels1 Junior Colleges Institute of Technical Education Polytechnics National Institute of Education Universities Number 369 689.293 215.684 5.6 19.0 100.9 13.150 3 25.279 5 85.5 Singapore in Figures 2012 25 .1 5.655 Note: Figures for primary. secondary & junior college (S1-JC2).452 62.

598 7.419 9.323 1.931 1. Singapore in Figures 2012 2006 6.373 1.7% Cerebrovascular Disease 9.HEALTH Per Capita Government Expenditure on Health 728 737 773 2009 2010 2011 561 481 Dollar 440 0 2006 2007 2008 Major Causes of Death.0% Heart & Hypertensive Diseases 21.478 287 2.819 1.575 7. 2011 Cancer 30.421 15.452 5.575 2.506 1.0% Registered Health Personnel Doctors Dentists1 Pharmacists Registered Nurses Enrolled Nurses Registered Midwives Optometrists and Opticians 1 26 Refer to those with professional degrees only.9% Others 23.869 282 2.013 23.814 21.163 312 na 2010 2011 Number 8.441 .4% Pneumonia 15.

781 934.320 8.502.261 343.763 858.3 73.769.332 357.187 Day Surgeries 196.991 112.989 4.935 Private Sector 3.0 79.0 76.496 4.8 74.874 863.619 229.7 75.0 80.394 Public Sector 1 8.2 84.207 2.976 4.459 Hospital Admissions 415.421 11.540 2.0 82.1 69.686 4.485 Polyclinics 3.419 Public Sector Outpatient Attendances Specialist Outpatient Clinics 3.234.HEALTH Life Expectancy at Birth 1980 1990 2000 2010 2011 Years Total Males Females 72.7 79.0 81.023.6 78. Singapore in Figures 2012 27 .1 77.466 862.624.3 Hospital Beds and Admissions and Public Sector Outpatient Attendances 2006 2010 2011 Number Hospital Beds 11.572 106.140 Accident & Emergency Departments 676.833 450.323 469.155 43.6 84.071 1 Include specialty centres.527 11.043 Dental Clinics 838.314.881 8.026 Private Sector Hospitals 99.638 238.445 Public Sector Hospitals1 316. ENVIRONMENT Carbon Dioxide Emission and Air Quality 2006 2010 2011 Absolute CO2 Emissions (kilotonnes) 39.454 na 85 93 96 Days with ‘Good’ Air Quality1 (%) 14 7 4 Days with ‘Moderate’ Air Quality1 (%) Days with ‘Unhealthy’ Air Quality1 (%) 1 – – 1 Based on Pollutant Standards Index.

852 129.710 32.390 115.102 2.0 Total Collections (‘000) 8.056.984.902 24.2 Daily Newspaper Circulation (number) 1.414 1.939.081 25.3 8. Utilisation of Sports Facilities 2006 2010 2011 Attendances Swimming Pool Gymnasium Bookings Badminton Tennis Table-tennis Squash Soccer * End of period.078 The Arts Performing Arts Total Performances1 (number) Ticketed Performances (number) Ticketed Attendances (‘000) Visual Arts Exhibitions (number) 1 2005 2009 2010 6.2 2.390 1.525.412 45.334 1.5 33.626 1.125 National Library Membership and Newspaper Circulation 2006 2010 2011 National Library Membership (‘000) 1.823.0 915 7.321 1.430 1.900 61.391 401.190.384 1.181.588 20.7 8.0 568 7.678.563.498.122 .446.9 999 Include both ticketed and non-ticketed performances.490.807 3.317 22.015 18.3 36.043.669 6.447.378 1.163.7 Loan of Library Materials (‘000) 28.299.687 472.CULTURE & RECREATION Pay TV Subscribers and Cinema Attendances* 2006 2010 2011 Pay TV Subscribers (‘000) 487 802 898 Cinemas (number of screens) 167 167 186 Seating Capacity (‘000) 38 33 36 Attendances (‘000) 15.935 117.5 2.244 72.377.624.400.618 3. 28 Singapore in Figures 2012 Number 6.909.865 319.350 17.711 7.439.119 19.

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