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 2018 21,282 1.8 20,905 4.4
Crude Death Rate 3/

Per 1,000
Residents

2018 5.0 na 5.0 na
Age-Standardised Death Rate 3/ 4/

Per 1,000
Residents

2018 2.9 na 3.0 na
Infant Mortality Rate 3/

Per 1,000
Live-births

 2018  2.1  na 2.2 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  2018  83.2  na 83.2 na
Males Years  2018  81.0   na 80.9 na
Females Years  2018  85.4  na 85.4 na
Life Expectancy at Age 65 3/ Years  2018  21.1 na 21.0 na
Males Years  2018  19.3  na 19.2 na
Females Years  2018  22.6  na 22.6 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.