Population And Vital Statistics

  2011 2012 2013
Land Area (sq km) 714.3 715.1 716.1
Total Population ('000) 5,183.7 5,312.4 5,399.2
Singapore Residents ('000) 3,789.3 3,818.2 3,844.8
 
Total (Age1)
  ►  % below 15 years 16.8 16.4 16.0
  ►  % 15 - 64 years 73.9 73.7 73.6
  ►  % 65 years & above 9.3 9.9 10.5
Male (Age1)
  ►  % below 15 years 8.6 8.4 8.2
  ►  % 15 - 64 years 36.6 36.5 36.3
  ►  % 65 years & above 4.1 4.4 4.7
Female (Age1)
  ►  % below 15 years 8.2 8.0 7.8
  ►  % 15 - 64 years 37.3 37.2 37.2
  ►  % 65 years & above 5.2 5.5 5.8
Race1
  ►  % Chinese 74.1 74.2 74.2
  ►  % Malay 13.4 13.3 13.3
  ►  % Indian 9.2 9.2 9.2
  ►  % Others 3.3 3.3 3.3
Total Dependency Ratio2
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
35.3 35.7  36.1
Child Dependency Ratio3
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
22.7 22.3  21.8
Old-Age Dependency Ratio4
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
12.6 13.5  14.3
Total Fertility Rate1
(per Female)
1.20 1.29  1.19
Crude Birth Rate1
(per 1,000 population)
9.5 10.1 9.3
Crude Death Rate1
(per 1,000 population)
4.5 4.5 4.6
Infant Mortality Rate1
(per 1,000 live-births)
2.0 1.8 2.0
Under 5 Mortality Rate1
(per 1,000 live-births)
2.9 2.8 na
Maternal Mortality Ratio
(per 100,000 live-births & still-births)
8 2 na
Life Expectancy at Birth1
(years)
81.9 82.3 na
Male 79.5 79.9 na
Female 84.1 84.5 na
Life Expectancy at Age 651
(years)
20.0 20.4 na
Male 18.1 18.5 na
Female 21.6 21.9 na
  2004 2007 2010
Health Adjusted Life Expectancy at Birth1
(years)
Male  70.4   71.6 73.3
Female 73.7  75.8 77.7

Notes:
1 Singapore Residents

2 Residents under 15 years and those 65 years & above divided by residents aged 15-64 years

3 Residents under 15 years divided by residents aged 15-64 years

4 Residents 65 years & above divided by residents aged 15-64 years
na not available