No Poverty Zero Hunger Good Health and Well-Being Quality Education Gender Equality Clean Water and Sanitation Affordable and Clean Energy Decent Work and Economic Growth Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Reduced Inequalities Sustainable Cities and Communities Responsible Consumption and Production Climate Action Life Below Water Life on Land Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions Partnerships for the Goals SDG

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  • Target 5.1 | End Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Target 5.6 | Universal Access to Reproductive Health and Rights
  • Target 5.2 | End All Violence Against and Exploitation of Women and Girls
  • Target 5.A | Equal Rights to Economic Resources, Property Ownership and Financial Services
  • Target 5.4 | Value unpaid care and promote shared domestic responsibilities
  • Target 5.C | Adopt and Strengthen Policies and Enforceable Legislation for Gender Equality

Targets and Indicators with Data Availability

Note: The data may be updated periodically as more information become available.


Eliminate Forced Marriages and Genital Mutilation

Eliminate all harmful practices, such as child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation.

Indicator 5.3.1 | Proportion of women aged 20-24 years who were married or in a union before age 15 and before age 18


The corresponding data for females who were married or in a union before age 15 are nil or negligible.
Note: Residents comprise Singapore citizens and permanent residents.

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Ensure Full Participation in Leadership and Decision-Making

Ensure women’s full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life.

Indicator 5.5.1 | Proportion of seats held by women in (a) national parliaments and (b) local governments



The computation is based on the 13th Parliament which commenced on 15 January 2015 and dissolved on 23 June 2020.

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The indicator for proportion of seats held by women in local government is not applicable to Singapore.

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Indicator 5.5.2 | Proportion of women in managerial positions


Data refer to employed residents (i.e. Singapore citizens and permanent residents) in June of reference year.
Data exclude working proprietors.

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Promote Empowerment of Women through Technology

Enhance the use of enabling technology, in particular information and communications technology, to promote the empowerment of women.

Indicator 5.B.1 | Proportion of individuals who own a mobile telephone, by sex