Singapore Population

1950 - 2020 | Yearly | Person mn | CEIC Data

Singapore Population reached 5.7 million people in Jun 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 5.7 million people in Jun 2019. Singapore population data is updated yearly, available from Jun 1950 to Jun 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 5.7 million people in Jun 2019 and a record low of 1.0 million people in Jun 1950. The Department of Statistics provides Mid-year Population. Population is in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

In the latest reports, Singapore Unemployment Rate increased to 3.6 % in Sep 2020. Monthly Earnings of Singapore stood at 3,738.2 USD in Jun 2020. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 68.1 % in Jun 2020.

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Singapore Population

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5.7 2020 5.7 2019 1.0 1950 5.7 2019 Person mn yearly 1950 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn) 2.8 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Algeria (Person mn) 43.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Argentina (Person mn) 45.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Armenia (Person mn) 3.0 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Australia (Person mn) 25.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Austria (Person mn) 8.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.1 2020 yearly 1925 - 2020
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bangladesh (Person mn) 167.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (Person mn) 9.4 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Belgium (Person mn) 11.5 2019 yearly 1953 - 2019
Bolivia (Person mn) 11.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.5 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Botswana (Person mn) 2.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brazil (Person mn) 211.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brunei (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person mn) 7.0 2019 yearly 1900 - 2019
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Canada (Person mn) 38.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Chile (Person mn) 19.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
China (Person mn) 1,400.0 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Colombia (Person mn) 50.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Croatia (Person mn) 4.1 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Denmark (Person mn) 5.8 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Ecuador (Person mn) 17.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Egypt (Person mn) 100.6 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Estonia (Person mn) 1.3 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
European Union (Person mn) 447.3 2019 yearly 1959 - 2019
Finland (Person mn) 5.5 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
France (Person mn) 67.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Georgia (Person mn) 3.7 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Germany (Person mn) 83.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ghana (Person mn) 31.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Greece (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.5 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Hungary (Person mn) 9.7 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Iceland (Person mn) 0.4 2019 yearly 1732 - 2019
India (Person mn) 1,355.0 2021 yearly 1951 - 2021
Indonesia (Person mn) 264.2 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Iran (Person mn) 83.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ireland (Person mn) 5.0 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Israel (Person mn) 9.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Italy (Person mn) 60.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 26.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Japan (Person mn) 125.7 2020 yearly 1899 - 2020
Jordan (Person mn) 10.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 18.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kenya (Person mn) 47.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
South Korea (Person mn) 51.8 2020 yearly 1956 - 2020
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.8 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Kuwait (Person mn) 4.6 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 6.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Laos (Person mn) 7.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Latvia (Person mn) 1.9 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Lithuania (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Luxembourg (Person mn) 0.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (Person mn) 0.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
North Macedonia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Malawi (Person mn) 19.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malaysia (Person mn) 32.5 2019 yearly 1947 - 2019
Malta (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mauritius (Person mn) 1.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mexico (Person mn) 127.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Moldova (Person mn) 3.5 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Mongolia (Person mn) 3.3 2019 yearly 1935 - 2019
Montenegro (Person mn) 0.6 2019 yearly 1921 - 2019
Morocco (Person mn) 35.2 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Mozambique (Person mn) 28.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Myanmar (Person mn) 54.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nepal (Person mn) 29.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Netherlands (Person mn) 17.3 2018 yearly 1899 - 2018
New Zealand (Person mn) 5.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nigeria (Person mn) 206.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Norway (Person mn) 5.4 2019 yearly 1845 - 2019
Oman (Person mn) 4.6 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Pakistan (Person mn) 211.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (Person mn) 5.2 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Panama (Person mn) 4.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Paraguay (Person mn) 7.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Peru (Person mn) 32.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Philippines (Person mn) 109.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (Person mn) 38.3 2020 yearly 1946 - 2020
Portugal (Person mn) 10.3 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Qatar (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Romania (Person mn) 19.3 2019 yearly 1930 - 2019
Russia (Person mn) 146.2 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Saudi Arabia (Person mn) 34.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Serbia (Person mn) 6.9 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Singapore (Person mn) 5.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Slovakia (Person mn) 5.5 2019 yearly 1945 - 2019
Slovenia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1920 - 2019
South Africa (Person mn) 59.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Spain (Person mn) 47.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Sri Lanka (Person mn) 21.9 2020 yearly 1948 - 2020
Sudan (Person mn) 37.3 2014 yearly 1970 - 2014
Sweden (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
Switzerland (Person mn) 8.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 2,094.221 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jan 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,537.847 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 1987 - Feb 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1987 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 533,314.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SGD bn) 92.389 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SGD bn) 795.470 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (SGD bn) 108.448 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Govt Finance: Cash Surplus / Deficit (SGD mn) 3,797.400 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Feb 2021
Govt Revenue: Operating (SGD mn) 9,151.100 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.904 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,677.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 36,920.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 10.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1977 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 417,086.420 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 7,284,336.973 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,885,881.406 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 32,243.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 5.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,814,249.501 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,643,820.852 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,872.956 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 3,337.265 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,960.095 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 3,758.510 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Feb 2021
Re Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 22,035.26 May 2018 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2018
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: Indonesia (SGD mn) 2,977.808 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 8,184.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 14,572.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 16.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 15,355.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 18.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 410.070 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 1,672,983.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 471.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,137,667.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 320.5 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,047,135.311 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 63.370 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
BoP: FA: Others (SGD mn) -33,097.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance (SGD mn) -15,633.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Imports (SGD mn) 59,200.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account (CA) Balance (SGD mn) 19,622.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Balance (SGD mn) 30,587.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Exports (SGD mn) 150,170.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (SGD mn) 11,021.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (SGD mn) 5,562.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Liabilities (SGD mn) 30,329.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Assets (SGD mn) 31,147.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Receipts (SGD mn) 33,945.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Payment (SGD mn) 49,578.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (SGD mn) -19,307.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Imports (SGD mn) 119,583.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (SGD mn) 30,595.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Balance (SGD mn) 6,882.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income Balance (SGD mn) -2,214.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Liabilities (SGD mn) 552.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (SGD mn) -16,248.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (SGD mn) 3,775.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (SGD mn) -1,786.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Others: Assets (SGD mn) -14,821.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Others: Liabilities (SGD mn) 18,276.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Exports (SGD mn) 66,083.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (SGD mn) 920.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: Official Reserves (OR): Net (SGD mn) 36,791.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 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) 2,210,679.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Short Term (SGD mn) 1,248,923.800 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Long Term (SGD mn) 219,670.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Short Term (SGD mn) 254,389.800 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Long Term (SGD mn) 152,684.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Total (SGD mn) 1,912,272.300 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Financial & Insurance Services (SGD mn) 1,040,851.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Professinal, Administrative & Support Services (SGD mn) 224,165.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Manufacturing (SGD mn) 222,065.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Wholesale & Retail Trade (SGD mn) 282,831.800 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: Japan (SGD mn) 131,084.100 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: Netherlands (SGD mn) 34,334.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: Switzerland (SGD mn) 68,540.500 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: United Kingdom (SGD mn) 101,486.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: United States (SGD mn) 427,686.800 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Business Entities (BE): Formation: Total (Number) 6,373.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Mar 2021
SG: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 0.000 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.3 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 9,947.940 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 199,195.001 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 537,792.389 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 10.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 379,127.9 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 105.565 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 13.4 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 211.700 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 8.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 572,463.409 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 514,789.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) -0.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 187.049 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 711.988 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1963 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 252,361.9 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2004 - Feb 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 514,792.078 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) -2.00 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 178.51 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 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
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
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 1.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 10.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Composite Leading Index: 2015=100 (2015=100) 109.300 Mar 2019 quarterly Mar 1978 - Mar 2019

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