Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y-o-Y)  1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y-o-Y)  2/
Death and Life Expectancy            
Total Deaths Number 2020 22,054 2.8 21,446 0.8
Crude Death Rate 3/

Per 1,000
Residents

2020 5.2 na 5.0 na
Age-Standardised Death Rate 3/ 4/

Per 1,000
Residents

2020 2.8 na 2.8 na
Infant Mortality Rate 3/

Per 1,000
Live-births

2020 1.8  na 1.7 na
Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y-o-Y)  1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y-o-Y)  2/
Life Expectancy at Birth 3/ Years  2020  83.9  na 83.7 na
Males Years  2020  81.5   na 81.4 na
Females Years  2020  86.1  na 85.9 na
Life Expectancy at Age 65 3/ Years  2020  21.5 na 21.4 na
Males Years  2020  19.6  na 19.5 na
Females Years  2020  23.2  na 23.0 na

Data are preliminary when first released.
na not available or not applicable.
1 Refers to % change in latest period over the same period in the previous year.
2 Refers to % change in the previous period over the same period in the previous year.
3 Refers to the resident population.
4 The Singapore resident population as at June 2003 is used as the standard population which is chosen to fix the age structure to eliminate its effect on mortality trends.