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left Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure Goal 9 right
  • Target 9.A | Facilitate Sustainable Infrastructure Development for Developing Countries
  • Target 9.B | Support Domestic Technology Development and Industrial Diversification
  • Target 9.4 | Upgrade all Industries and Infrastructures for Sustainability

Targets and Indicators with Data Availability

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


Develop Sustainable, Resilient and Inclusive Infrastructures

Develop quality, reliable, sustainable and resilient infrastructure, including regional and transborder infrastructure, to support economic development and human well-being, with a focus on affordable and equitable access for all.

Indicator 9.1.1 | Proportion of the rural population who live within 2 km of an all-season road

Not applicable as Singapore is a city state.

Indicator 9.1.2 | Passenger and freight volumes, by mode of transport



Data refer to arrival and departure passengers in Singapore Changi Airport only.



Data refer to total volume of cargo loaded and unloaded in Singapore Changi Airport only.



Data refer to daily number of trips by passengers on private vehicles, taxis, private hire cars and buses.



Data refer to average daily ridership by rail (rapid transit network), namely Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) and
Light Rapid Transit (LRT), measured in terms of number of passenger-trips in thousand.

(cii) The indicator for freight volumes by rail is not applicable as Singapore does not handle any rail cargo.

(dii) The indicator for freight volumes by inland waterways is not applicable to Singapore as Singapore does not carry freight volumes by inland waterways.





ASEAN Priority SDG Indicator

Promote Inclusive and Sustainable Industrialization

Promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and, by 2030, significantly raise industry’s share of employment and gross domestic product, in line with national circumstances, and double its share in least developed countries.

Indicator 9.2.1 | Manufacturing value added as a proportion of GDP and per capita



Data refer to the GDP share of manufacturing in chained (2015) dollars (US dollars), using a constant 2015 USD-SGD exchange rate.




Data refer to the GDP share of manufacturing at current prices.

ASEAN Priority SDG Indicator

Indicator 9.2.2 | Manufacturing employment as a proportion of total employment


Data are primarily from administrative records, with the self-employed component estimated from the Labour Force Survey.

ASEAN Priority SDG Indicator

Increase Access to Financial Services and Markets

Increase the access of small-scale industrial and other enterprises, in particular in developing countries, to financial services, including affordable credit, and their integration into value chains and markets.

Indicator 9.3.1 | Proportion of small-scale industries in total industry value added


Small-scale industries are defined as manufacturing establishments with less than 20 workers.


Enhance Research and Upgrade Industrial Technologies

Enhance scientific research, upgrade the technological capabilities of industrial sectors in all countries, in particular developing countries, including, by 2030, encouraging innovation and substantially increasing the number of research and development workers per 1 million people and public and private research and development spending.

Indicator 9.5.1 | Research and development expenditure as a proportion of GDP

Indicator 9.5.2 | Researchers (in full-time equivalent) per million inhabitants


Universal Access to Information and Communications Technology

Significantly increase access to information and communications technology and strive to provide universal and affordable access to the Internet in least developed countries by 2020.

Indicator 9.C.1 | Proportion of population covered by a mobile network, by technology