Singapore Business Confidence: Net Balance

1999 - 2020 | Monthly | % Point | CEIC Data

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Singapore's Business Confidence: Net Balance added 0.2% points in Aug 2020, compared with an increase of 0.4 % points in the previous month. Singapore's Business Confidence: Net Balance is updated monthly, available from Jan 1999 to Aug 2020, with an averaged number of 1.6 % points. The data reached an all-time high of 30.2 % points in Apr 2000 and a record low of -11.4 % points in Nov 2008. CEIC calculates Business Confidence Net Balance by rescaling monthly Purchasing Manager Index. The Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Material Management provides Purchasing Manager Index with range from 0 to 100 with neutral point 50. Business Confidence covers Manufacturing sector only.

What was Singapore's Business Confidence: Net Balance in Aug 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.2

% Point Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

0.4

% Point Jul 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

-11.4

Nov 2008

30.2

Apr 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Updated on 03 Sep 2020

Business Confidence: Net Balance by Country Comparison

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Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% Point)

-44.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Armenia (% Point)

7.4

Jun 2016

quarterly

Sep 2005 - Jun 2016

Australia (% Point)

-1.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2006 - Aug 2020

Austria (% Point)

-17.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

Belarus (% Point)

8.2

Aug 2014

monthly

Dec 2005 - Aug 2014

Belgium (% Point)

-14.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Brazil (% Point)

15.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - Aug 2020

Bulgaria (% Point)

-14.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

Canada (% Point)

35.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2000 - Aug 2020

Chile (% Point)

-10.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2003 - Aug 2020

China (% Point)

2.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Colombia (% Point)

-8.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Croatia (% Point)

-11.9

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2008 - Aug 2020

Cyprus (% Point)

-42.9

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2002 - Aug 2020

Czech Republic (% Point)

-6.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Mar 1993 - Aug 2020

Denmark (% Point)

-10.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2020

Estonia (% Point)

-6.3

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2001 - Aug 2020

European Union (% Point)

-8.7

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Jan 2020

Finland (% Point)

-20.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

France (% Point)

-9.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

Georgia (% Point)

2.1

Sep 2020

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Sep 2020

Germany (% Point)

-5.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Greece (% Point)

-15.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (% Point)

-11.0

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2020

Hungary (% Point)

-15.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

Iceland (% Point)

20.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

India (% Point)

-0.5

Sep 2020

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2020

Indonesia (% Point)

-8.6

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2020

Israel (% Point)

10.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2020

Italy (% Point)

-19.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

Japan (% Point)

-40.0

Sep 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

Kazakhstan (% Point)

-1.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2020

South Korea (% Point)

-32.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Feb 2003 - Sep 2020

Latvia (% Point)

-7.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1993 - Aug 2020

Lithuania (% Point)

-7.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2003 - Aug 2020

Luxembourg (% Point)

-13.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

North Macedonia (% Point)

22.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2001 - Jul 2020

Malaysia (% Point)

-39.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2020

Malta (% Point)

-24.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2002 - Aug 2020

Mexico (% Point)

0.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

Mozambique (% Point)

-16.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Netherlands (% Point)

-5.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

New Zealand (% Point)

1.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2002 - Aug 2020

Nigeria (% Point)

0.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2018 - Aug 2020

Norway (% Point)

-7.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2004 - Aug 2020

Pakistan (% Point)

-19.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 2018 - Jun 2020

Palestinian Territory (% Point)

-35.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2013 - Aug 2020

Peru (% Point)

-23.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2002 - Aug 2020

Philippines (% Point)

35.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Poland (% Point)

-8.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2005 - Aug 2020

Portugal (% Point)

-15.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Aug 2020

Qatar (% Point)

23.4

Mar 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Mar 2019

Romania (% Point)

-5.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1991 - Aug 2020

Russia (% Point)

-5.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2017 - Aug 2020

Serbia (% Point)

-3.1

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2013 - Aug 2020

Singapore (% Point)

0.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Slovakia (% Point)

-0.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

Slovenia (% Point)

-1.0

Aug 2020

monthly

May 1995 - Aug 2020

South Africa (% Point)

14.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Aug 2020

Spain (% Point)

-9.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2020

Sri Lanka (% Point)

15.8

Aug 2020

monthly

May 2015 - Aug 2020

Sweden (% Point)

6.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Switzerland (% Point)

3.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Taiwan (% Point)

27.2

Mar 2018

monthly

May 2012 - Mar 2018

Thailand (% Point)

-8.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1999 - Aug 2020

Turkey (% Point)

5.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2020

Ukraine (% Point)

29.3

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2012 - Dec 2018

United Kingdom (% Point)

-30.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

United States (% Point)

12.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1948 - Aug 2020

Uruguay (% Point)

-60.9

May 2020

monthly

Oct 1998 - May 2020

Singapore Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Construction and Properties
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Business and Economic Survey
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

73,861.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-13.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Jun 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

-18.108

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Jun 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

65,233.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

-5.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

22,634.161

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

36.0

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

8,710.068

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

10.3

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%)

24.9

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

15,598.781

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

46.1

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

121,992.481

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

75,631.866

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

2.962

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

317.765

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Market Price (SGD mn)

102,636.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Private Consumption Expenditure (SGD mn)

31,945.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Government Consumption Expenditure (SGD mn)

12,293.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (SGD mn)

22,015.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Changes in Inventories (SGD mn)

1,874.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Net Exports of Goods and Services (SGD mn)

33,653.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Exports of Goods & Services (SGD mn)

179,897.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Imports of Goods & Services (SGD mn)

146,244.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Statistical Discrepancy (SGD mn)

854.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Finance & Insurance (SGD mn)

16,664.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Business Services (SGD mn)

13,889.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Accommodation & Food Services (SGD mn)

1,073.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Information & Communications (SGD mn)

5,203.200

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Other Services Industries (SGD mn)

10,003.200

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Gross Value Added at Basic Prices (SGD mn)

98,845.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: Taxes on Products (SGD mn)

3,790.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: GPI: Manufacturing (SGD mn)

22,871.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: GPI: Construction (SGD mn)

1,793.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Wholesale & Retail Trade (SGD mn)

16,232.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: SPI: Transportation & Storage (SGD mn)

5,059.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Information & Communications (SGD mn)

5,097.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Wholesale & Retail Trade (SGD mn)

16,453.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Transportation & Storage (SGD mn)

5,094.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Accommodation & Food Services (SGD mn)

1,103.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Finance & Insurance (SGD mn)

16,664.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Business Services (SGD mn)

13,934.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: SPI: Other Services Industries (SGD mn)

10,941.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: Gross Value Added at Basic Prices (SGD mn)

100,487.400

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: Taxes on Products (SGD mn)

3,758.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Gross Domestic Product: sa: Current Market Price (SGD mn)

104,246.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP: sa: GPI: Manufacturing (SGD mn)

23,325.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

GDP per Capita: SGD (SGD)

88,991.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

SG: GDP: Household Consumption Expenditure including NPISHs (SGD mn)

47,521.500

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Dec 2019

SG: Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (SGD mn)

507,567.700

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

SG: GDP: sa: Government Consumption Expenditure (SGD mn)

52,040.400

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

SG: GDP: sa: Exports of Goods and Services (SGD mn)

880,717.600

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-8.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Jul 2020

IPI: EC: Semiconductors (2019=100)

131.029

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jul 2020

Electricity Generated (kWh mn)

4,419.965

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Electricity Consumption (kWh mn)

4,163.500

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Construction and Properties Last Frequency Range
House Prices Growth (%)

1.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Jun 2020

Nominal Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

114.469

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

2.355

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Real Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

99.916

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Real Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

1.979

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Residential Property Transaction: Value: Total (SGD th)

2,602,475.68

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Residential Property Transaction: Deal: Total (Unit)

2,196.00

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Bldg Commenced: Private Residential: No of Units (Unit)

3,929.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2018

Bldg Commenced: Gross Floor Area: Warehouse Space (sq m th)

174.500

Mar 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Bldg Commenced: Gross Floor Area: Office Space (sq m th)

72.100

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2018

Bldg Commenced: Gross Floor Area: Shop Space (sq m th)

0.100

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2018

Bldg Commenced: Gross Floor Area: Factory Space (sq m th)

270.900

Mar 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Bldg Completed: Private Residential: No of Units (Unit)

4,720.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2018

Bldg Completed: Gross Floor Area: Warehouse Space (sq m th)

54.400

Mar 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Bldg Completed: Gross Floor Area: Office Space (sq m th)

61.100

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2018

Bldg Completed: Gross Floor Area: Shop Space (sq m th)

105.900

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2018

Bldg Completed: Gross Floor Area: Factory Space (sq m th)

197.000

Mar 2018

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-3.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

519.077

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2011 - Jul 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

2,694.338

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 1987 - Jul 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

7.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1987 - Jun 2020

National Government Debt (USD mn)

485,177.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

126.3

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (SGD bn)

93.638

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (SGD bn)

687.482

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (SGD bn)

112.689

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Govt Finance: Cash Surplus / Deficit (SGD mn)

-10,715.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Apr 2011 - Jun 2020

Govt Revenue: Operating (SGD mn)

2,638.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Govt Revenue: Tax: Goods and Services Tax (SGD mn)

-2.500

Apr 2020

monthly

Apr 1994 - Apr 2020

Revenue: Customs and Excise: Import and Excise Duties (IE) (SGD mn)

214.600

Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1994 - Jun 2020

Govt Expenditure: Operating: Total (SGD mn)

14,834.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Govt Debt: Total (SGD mn)

684,763.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

Govt Debt: Domestic (SGD mn)

684,763.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

Govt Debt: Foreign (SGD mn)

0.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

5.7

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

68.0

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Employed Persons (Person)

3,645,900.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

2.80

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2020

Monthly Earnings (USD)

3,738

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-11.60

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

5.829

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

3.732

2020

yearly

1980 - 2020

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

2.400

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Unemployment Rate: Overall (%)

4.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2020

Avg Mthly Earnings: SSIC 2010: Overall Economy (SGD)

5,276.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Labour Force: Overall (Person th)

3,740.800

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Labour Force: Resident: Male (Person th)

1,251.100

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Labour Force: Resident: Female (Person th)

1,077.400

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Retail Sales Growth (%)

-8.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1986 - Jul 2020

Number of Registered Vehicles (Unit)

826,824

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

5,835

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jul 2020

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-31.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jul 2020

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

14,424.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

76,476.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Retail Sales Value: 2017=100: SSIC 2015 (SGD mn)

3,799.00

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

-0.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1962 - Jul 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

-0.400

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

2.165

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1962 - Jul 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

-6.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

0.512

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Property Price Index: Private Residential (PR): All (1Q2009=100)

152.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index (CPI) (2019=100)

99.178

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: Transport (2019=100)

97.981

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: Recreation & Culture (R&C) (2019=100)

97.622

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: Education (2019=100)

99.127

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food (2019=100)

102.111

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food excluding Food Servicing Services (FFSS) (2019=100)

103.656

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jul 2020

CPI: Housing & Utilities (2019=100)

98.266

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: Household Durables & Services (HD&S) (2019=100)

100.224

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

CPI: sa: Household Durables & Services (HD&S) (2019=100)

100.224

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jul 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

4,258.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

31,523.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-1.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1977 - Aug 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

417,086.420

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

7,458,828.967

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

5,966,216.374

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

27,265.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-7.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1965 - Aug 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.709

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

1,791,079.696

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

1,654,325.079

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

4,280.319

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

2,752.582

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

3,880.688

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

4,009.806

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Re Exports (SGD mn)

24,295.500

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Re Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn)

22,035.26

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2018

Imports (SGD mn)

37,156.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Trade Balance (SGD mn)

5,864.790

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn)

40,168.70

Jul 2018

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jul 2018

Domestic Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn)

17,289.94

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2018

Exports: USA (SGD mn)

3,845.384

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Exports: China (SGD mn)

7,960.541

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Exports: Hong Kong (SGD mn)

4,892.908

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Exports: Indonesia (SGD mn)

2,315.231

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Exports: Malaysia (SGD mn)

3,777.893

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2020

Imports: USA (SGD mn)

3,816.455

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Imports: China (SGD mn)

5,559.596

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Imports: Malaysia (SGD mn)

5,102.014

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Imports: Crude Materials (CM) (SGD mn)

172.297

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Exports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (MT) (SGD mn)

22,909.967

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (MT) (SGD mn)

19,771.603

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Exports: Mineral Fuels (SGD mn)

3,522.155

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Exports: Chemicals and Chemical Products (CH) (SGD mn)

5,602.184

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

3,696.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

12,729.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

17.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

18,196.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

25.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-1,852.106

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-2.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

1,702,650.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

418.3

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

1,174,496.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

299.0

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

891,532.041

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Mar 2020

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

66.027

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

BoP: FA: Others: Liabilities (SGD mn)

-118,508.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Direct Investment (SGD mn)

-20,465.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (SGD mn)

-26,495.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Goods: Balance (SGD mn)

29,850.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance (SGD mn)

-13,236.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Services: Imports (SGD mn)

51,612.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Goods: Imports (SGD mn)

94,631.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Payment (SGD mn)

44,806.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Goods: Exports (SGD mn)

124,482.200

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Receipts (SGD mn)

31,569.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Secondary Income Balance (SGD mn)

-2,450.100

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: Current Account (CA) Balance (SGD mn)

17,966.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Services: Balance (SGD mn)

3,802.700

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (SGD mn)

7,224.400

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Liabilities (SGD mn)

-2,614.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (SGD mn)

5,216.500

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Assets (SGD mn)

4,610.400

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Liabilities (SGD mn)

25,682.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (SGD mn)

7,125.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (SGD mn)

3,754.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (SGD mn)

-3,371.300

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Others (SGD mn)

-20,379.800

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: Others: Assets (SGD mn)

-138,888.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: CA: Services: Exports (SGD mn)

55,415.600

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (SGD mn)

814.900

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: Official Reserves (OR): Net (SGD mn)

45,276.200

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities: Equity & Investment Fund Shares (SGD mn)

-5,728.600

2018

yearly

1988 - 2018

BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities: Debt Securities (SGD mn)

1,256.600

2018

yearly

1988 - 2018

International Investment Position (IIP) (SGD mn)

1,108,209.700

Dec 2018

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Dec 2018

External Debt: Gross (SGD mn)

2,360,156.700

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Short Term (SGD mn)

1,352,543.800

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Long Term (SGD mn)

255,481.400

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Short Term (SGD mn)

275,503.800

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Long Term (SGD mn)

140,771.600

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

FDI: By Industry: Financial & Insurance Services (SGD mn)

927,889.700

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Industry: Professinal, Administrative & Support Services (SGD mn)

174,792.100

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Industry: Manufacturing (SGD mn)

221,650.400

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Industry: Wholesale & Retail Trade (SGD mn)

272,009.800

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Total (SGD mn)

1,736,796.100

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Country: Japan (SGD mn)

114,913.000

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Country: Netherlands (SGD mn)

122,060.000

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Country: Switzerland (SGD mn)

60,665.500

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Country: United Kingdom (SGD mn)

95,577.800

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

FDI: By Country: United States (SGD mn)

289,029.500

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Business Entities (BE): Formation: Total (Number)

6,100.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jul 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

176,207.357

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jul 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

502,759.178

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jul 2020

M2 Growth (%)

12.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

324,783.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

88.822

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

12.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

211.700

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

539,964.803

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jul 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

12.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

494,454.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

2.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jul 2020

Credit to Households (USD bn)

180.971

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

1.3

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

63.8

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

630.289

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1963 - Mar 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

233,276.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 2004 - Jul 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

489,481.140

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

-0.30

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jul 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

174.41

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Domestic Banking Units (DBUs): Money Supply M1 (SGD mn)

238,300.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

DBUs: Money Supply M2 (SGD mn)

688,455.500

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

DBUs: Money Supply M3 (SGD mn)

702,162.300

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

Domestic Banking Units (DBUs): Monetary Survey: Domestic Credit (SGD mn)

797,165.800

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

Official Reserve Assets (USD mn)

327,530.200

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

ORA: Gold Incl Gold Deposits and Gold Swapped (USD mn)

211.70

Jul 2018

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2018

ORA: Other Reserve Assets (USD mn)

472.40

Jul 2018

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2018

ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn)

324,339.100

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

DBU: Loans & Advances: Total, Including Bills Financing (SGD mn)

667,892.20

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

DBU: Loans & Advances: LB: Professional & Private Individuals (SGD mn)

10,320.90

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

DBU: Loans & Advances: Consumer Loans (CL) (SGD mn)

264,859.50

May 2018

monthly

Mar 2004 - May 2018

DBU: Loans & Advances: CL: Housing & Bridging Loans (SGD mn)

203,114.90

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

DBU: Loans & Advances: Loans to Businesses (LB) (SGD mn)

403,032.70

May 2018

monthly

Mar 2004 - May 2018

Domestic Banking Units (DBUs): Deposits (SGD mn)

748,661.200

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jul 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

16.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2019

MAS: Assets (SGD mn)

467,437.000

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

5.250

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (SGD/USD)

1.369

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

0.41

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 1995 - Aug 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.01

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 1998 - Aug 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

117.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2020

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

0.30

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2020

Prime Lending Rate: Ten Leading Banks Average (% pa)

5.250

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Savings Deposits Rate: Banks (% pa)

0.120

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Policy Rate: Month Avg: Singapore: Overnight Rate (% pa)

1.34

Jun 2018

monthly

Jul 2005 - Jun 2018

Forex: US Dollar Exchange Rate: Month End (SGD/USD)

1.375

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1984 - Jul 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

4,420

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Natural Gas: Imports (Cub m mn)

14,100.000

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

1.233

2019

yearly

1986 - 2019

Crude Oil: Imports (Barrel/Day th)

847.583

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

1,404.483

2019

yearly

1965 - 2019

Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

0.913

2018

yearly

1965 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

2,918

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2014 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-99.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 2015 - Jul 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

2,907

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-39.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Indonesia (Person)

793.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Malaysia (Person)

625.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: China (Person)

958.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: India (Person)

634.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Jul 2020

Visitor Arrivals: Australia (Person)

131.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Jul 2020

Hotel Room Occupancy Rate: Quarterly (%)

82.30

Dec 2017

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2017

Total Room Revenue (SGD mn)

334.72

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2018

Hotel Revenue: per Available Room (SGD)

191.65

Apr 2018

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2018

Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

0.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

0.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Purchasing Manager Index: Manufacturing (Mfg) (%)

50.100

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Composite Leading Index: 2015=100 (2015=100)

109.300

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Mar 2019

BE: Next 6M: Manufacturing (%)

-7.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Jun 2020

BE: Next 6M: Business Services Excl Real Estate (%)

-42.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2020

BE: Next 6M: Commerce: Retail Trade (%)

-24.000

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2020

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (09Jan2008=3344.53)

2,532.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

187.4

2019

yearly

1979 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

586,759.178

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

P/E ratio (NA)

11.475

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 1998 - Aug 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

813.346

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

36,600,000.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

133.920

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

1,905,800.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

9,076,700.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

32.834

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

156.378

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

121,734,789.383

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

9,587,180.634

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

608,713.041

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

98,593,125.656

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

10,902,795.834

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

914,049.921

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Motor Vehicle: New Registration (Unit)

7,487.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Motor Vehicle: New Registration: Cars (Unit)

5,180.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Motor Vehicle: New Registration: Motorcycles & Scooters (Unit)

907.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Motor Vehicle: New Registration: Goods Vehicles: Total (Unit)

1,186.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2020

Motor Vehicle: New Registration: Buses: Total (Unit)

41.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Aug 2020

Sea Cargo Handled (Ton th)

52,971.14

May 2018

monthly

Feb 1988 - May 2018

Changi Airport: Passenger Movements (Person)

5,295,000.00

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2018

Changi Airport: Air Freight Movements (Ton)

180,500.00

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

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