Population And Vital Statistics

05 May 2022

Population And Vital Statistics

20192020 2021
Land Area (sq km)725.7 728.3733.1
Total Population ('000) 5,703.6 5,685.85,453.6
Singapore Residents ('000) 4,026.2 4,044.23,986.8
  
Total (Age 1)   
►% below 15 years 14.7 14.514.5
►% 15 - 64 years 70.9 70.369.5
►%65 years & above 14.4 15.216.0
Male (Age 1 )   
►% below 15 years 7.5 7.47.4
►% 15 - 64 years 34.8 34.534.2
►% 65 years & above 6.6 7.07.4
Female (Age 1 )   
►% below 15 years 7.2 7.17.1
►% 15 - 64 years 36.1 35.835.3 
►% 65 years & above 7.8 8.28.7
Race 1   
►% Chinese74.4 74.374.2
►% Malay 13.4 13.513.7
►% Indian 9.0 9.08.9
►% Others 3.2 3.23.2
Total Dependency Ratio 2
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
41.1 42.343.9
ChildDependency Ratio 3
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
20.7 20.720.8
Old-AgeDependency Ratio 4
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
20.4 21.623.1
Total Fertility Rate 1
(per Female)
1.14 1.101.12
Crude Birth Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
8.8 8.58.6
Crude Death Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
5.0 5.25.8
Infant Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
1.7 1.81.8
Under 5 Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
2.3 2.1na 
Maternal Mortality Ratio
(per 100,000 live-births & still-births)
3.0 0na
Life Expectancy at Birth 1
(years)
83.7 83.9na
Male 81.4 81.5na
Female 85.9 86.1na
Life Expectancy at Age 65 1
(years)
21.421.5na
Male 19.5 19.6na
Female23.0 23.2na

2010 2015 2019
Health Adjusted Life Expectancy at Birth 5
(years)
Male 71.7 73.0 73.7
Female 73.8 74.7 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 : Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2019 Study
   - Total Population
na - not available