Population And Vital Statistics

18 Mar 2020

Population And Vital Statistics

  2017   2018  2019
Land Area (sq km)  721.5  724.2  725.7
Total Population ('000) 5,612.3 5,638.7 5,703.6
Singapore Residents ('000) 3,965.8 3,994.3 4,026.2
 
Total (Age 1)  
►% below 15 years   15.0   14.8   14.7
►% 15 - 64 years   72.0   71.5   70.9
►%65 years & above   13.0   13.7   14.4
Male (Age 1 )  
►% below 15 years    7.6    7.6    7.5
►% 15 - 64 years   35.5   35.2   34.8
►% 65 years & above    5.9    6.3    6.6
Female (Age 1 )  
►% below 15 years    7.4    7.2    7.2
►% 15 - 64 years   36.5   36.3   36.1
►% 65 years & above    7.1    7.5    7.8
Race 1  
►% Chinese   74.3   74.3   74.4
►% Malay   13.4   13.4   13.4
►% Indian    9.0    9.0    9.0
►% Others    3.2    3.2    3.2
Total Dependency Ratio 2
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
  38.9   39.9   41.1
ChildDependency Ratio 3
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
  20.8   20.7   20.7
Old-AgeDependency Ratio 4
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
  18.1   19.2   20.4
Total Fertility Rate 1
(per Female)
  1.16   1.14   1.14
Crude Birth Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
   8.9    8.8    8.8
Crude Death Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
   5.0    5.0    5.0
Infant Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
   2.2    2.1    1.7
Under 5 Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
   2.9    2.7     na
Maternal Mortality Ratio
(per 100,000 live-births & still-births)
    0     10     na
Life Expectancy at Birth 1
(years)
  83.2   83.2     na
Male   80.9   81.0     na
Female   85.4   85.4     na
Life Expectancy at Age 65 1
(years)
  21.0   21.1     na
Male   19.2   19.3     na
Female   22.6   22.6     na
2010 2015 2017
Health Adjusted Life Expectancy at Birth 1,5
(years)
Male 71.1 72.3 72.6
Female 74.7 75.5 75.8

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) 2017 Study