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Population And Vital Statistics

05 Apr 2019

Population And Vital Statistics

2016 20172018 
Land Area (sq km) 719.7 721.5  724.2
Total Population ('000) 5,607.3 5,612.3  5,638.7
Singapore Residents ('000) 3,933.6 3,965.8  3994.3
 
Total (Age 1)  
►% below 15 years 15.2 15.0  14.8
►% 15 - 64 years 72.4 72.0  71.5
►%65 years & above 12.4 13.0  13.7
Male (Age 1 )  
►% below 15 years 7.7 7.6  7.6
►% 15 - 64 years 35.7 35.5  36.2
►% 65 years & above 5.6 5.9  6.3
Female (Age 1 )  
►% below 15 years 7.4 7.4  7.2
►% 15 - 64 years 36.7 36.5  36.3
►% 65 years & above 6.8 7.1  7.5
Race 1  
►% Chinese 74.3 74.3  74.3
►% Malay 13.4 13.4  13.4
►% Indian 9.1 9.0  9.0
►% Others 3.2 3.2  3.2
Total Dependency Ratio 2
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
38.0 38.9  39.9
ChildDependency Ratio 3
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
20.9 20.8  20.7
Old-AgeDependency Ratio 4
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
17.1 18.1  19.2
Total Fertility Rate 1
(per Female)
1.20 1.16  1.14
Crude Birth Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
9.4 8.9  8.8
Crude Death Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
4.8 5.0  5.0
Infant Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
2.4 2.2  2.0
Under 5 Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
2.7 2.9  na
Maternal Mortality Ratio
(per 100,000 live-births & still-births)
5 0  na
Life Expectancy at Birth 1
(years)
83.0 83.1  na
Male 80.7 80.7  na
Female 85.1 85.2  na
Life Expectancy at Age 65 1
(years)
20.8 20.9  na
Male 19.0 19.1  na
Female 22.4 22.5  na
2005 2010 2016
Health Adjusted Life Expectancy at Birth 1,5
(years)
Male 70.0 71.2 72.0
Female 73.0 74.5 75.2

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
5 Source : Estimates from the Global Burden of Disease 2016 (GBD 2016) Study