Population And Vital Statistics

11 Mar 2021

Population And Vital Statistics

   2018      2019     2020  
Land Area (sq km)    724.2    725.7    728.3
Total Population ('000)  5,638.7   5,703.6   5,685.8 
Singapore Residents ('000)  3,994.3  4,026.2  4,044.2
 
Total (Age 1)  
►% below 15 years    14.8    14.7    14.5
►% 15 - 64 years    71.5    70.9    70.3
►%65 years & above    13.7    14.4    15.2
Male (Age 1 )  
►% below 15 years     7.6      7.5      7.4
►% 15 - 64 years    35.2     34.8     34.5
►% 65 years & above     6.3      6.6      7.0
Female (Age 1 )  
►% below 15 years     7.2      7.2     7.1
►% 15 - 64 years    36.3     36.1    35.8
►% 65 years & above     7.5      7.8     8.2
Race 1  
►% Chinese    74.3     74.4     74.3
►% Malay    13.4     13.4     13.5
►% 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)
   39.9     41.1     42.3
ChildDependency Ratio 3
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
   20.7     20.7     20.7
Old-AgeDependency Ratio 4
(per 100 Residents age 15 to 64 years old)
   19.2     20.4     21.6
Total Fertility Rate 1
(per Female)
   1.14     1.14     1.10
Crude Birth Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
    8.8      8.8      8.5
Crude Death Rate 1
(per 1,000 population)
    5.0      5.0      5.2
Infant Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
    2.1      1.7     1.8
Under 5 Mortality Rate 1
(per 1,000 live-births)
    2.6      2.5      na
Maternal Mortality Ratio
(per 100,000 live-births & still-births)
    10       3      na
Life Expectancy at Birth 1
(years)
   83.4     83.6      na
Male    81.2     81.4      na
Female    85.5     85.7      na
Life Expectancy at Age 65 1
(years)
   21.2     21.3      na
Male    19.4     19.6      na
Female    22.7     22.9      na
2010 2015 2019
Health Adjusted Life Expectancy at Birth 1,5
(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
na - not available