Gain greater insights on Singapore’s economy and population through easy-to-understand infographics.


Singapore Economy

economy2016 Singapore Economy

An animated overview of the Singapore economy, presenting the latest GDP, growth and industry breakdown, latest data and partners in investments in Singapore and abroad, profile of enterprises, and latest data and partners in trade in goods and services. This infographic is based on data compiled by the Department of Statistics, other government agencies and statutory boards.
PDF pdf(2,793kb) is also available.

info-economic Key Economic Indicators pdf(2,792kb)

Key economic indicators from the Yearbook of Statistics, 2016, are presented in this set of infographics.


Corporate Sector

info-corporate Singapore's Corporate Sector pdf(284kb)

A graphical overview of the structure and performance of Singapore's corporate sector.



info-fdi2015a Foreign Direct Investment in Singapore pdf(1.4 Mb)

A graphical overview of the stock of foreign direct investment in Singapore.

info-sia2015a Singapore's Direct Investment Abroad pdf(553kb)

A graphical overview of the stock of Singapore's direct investment abroad.


International Trade

info-tis2014 Singapore's International Trade in Services pdf(1,821kb)

A graphical overview of Singapore’s International Trade in Services in 2015.

Labour Cost

info-ulc Conceptual Framework of Unit Labour Cost (ULC) pdf(487kb)

An overview of the Unit Labour Cost.


National Accounts

info-inputoutput Singapore Supply, Use and Input-Output Tables 2013 pdf(1,035kb)

Key Input-Output metrics in 2013.

info-iolinkages Connecting the Dots Between Industries: Linkages pdf(226kb)

A graphical guide to backward and forward linkages.

Supply & Use Tables Made Easy pdf(191kb)

A graphical guide to the concepts of flows of goods and services.

info-outputmultiplier Output Multiplier pdf(372kb)

An illustrated explanation of the output multiplier.



sss Singapore Services Sector 

This animated infographic series presents the latest survey findings on the performance of key services industries, and of the services sector as a whole. The data were compiled based on findings from the Annual Survey of Services conducted by the Department of Statistics.

Details on the data source, scope and coverage of this survey, as well as the concepts and definitions used in statistical compilation can be found here. Detailed statistical tables are available on the SingStat Table Builder to facilitate further analysis and research.

Access specific animated infographic in the series directly through the links below.
The Services Sector
Wholesale Trade
Retail Trade
Transport & Storage Services
Information & Communication Services
Food & Beverage Services
Health Services
A set of PDFs zip-icon3 (3.2Mb) is also available

Singapore Population

population Singapore Population            

An animated snapshot of the Singapore population depicting life expectancy, births & deaths, marriages & divorces, educational attainment, households and housing. This infographic is based on data compiled by the Department of Statistics, other government agencies and statutory boards.
PDF pdf(638kb) is also available.

info-population Key Population Indicators pdf(1,387kb)

Key population indicators from the Yearbook of Statistics, 2016, are presented in this set of infographics.


Births and Deaths

Crude Birth Rate pdf(180kb)

Trend of resident crude birth rates from the 1960s.

info-lifeexp15 Life Expectancy pdf(416kb)

Check out how life expectancy has increased over the last decade and who live longer, males or females.


General Household Survey

info-ghs Highlights of General Household Survey 2015 pdf(494kb)

Presents the key findings from the General Household Survey 2015 on marriage and fertility, education, language, religion, households and housing, married couples and transport characteristic.


Household Expenditure Survey

Highlights of Household Expenditure Survey 2012/2013 pdf(732kb)

Interesting facts about the HES 2012/2013 and key survey findings on ownership of consumer durables, household expenditure trends and patterns, as well as household income trends.


Household Income

info-hhinctrends2016 Key Household Income Trends, 2016 pdf(387kb)

Presents the key trends in household income from work in 2016.

info-ginicoefficient2016 Understanding The Gini Coefficient pdf(474kb)

Explains the concept of the gini coefficient and provides an illustration of the different types of equivalence scales.


Marriages and Divorces

info-marrdiv2015 Marriages and Divorces 2015 pdf(198kb)

Key statistics on marriages and divorces in 2015.


Population and Population Structure

info-poptrends2016 Population Trends, 2016 pdf(336kb)

Profile of Singapore's changing population over the years.

Old Age Support Ratio Old Age Support Ratio pdf(244kb)

Find out what is old age support ratio and the trend over the years.