Sample Design and Selection Service for Household Surveys

The Singapore Department of Statistics maintains a sampling frame of residential addresses for the selection of samples for household surveys. We provide technical advice on household sampling and select samples for household surveys at a cost-recovery fee.

Services Provided

The sampling service includes:

  • Consultation on sample design and sampling procedure
  • Selection of the sample
  • Provision of a list of addresses for the survey
Charges (inclusive of GST) S$
Minimum charge for selecting a sample of up to 500 residential addresses 1,872.50
Additional charges for selecting another 100 residential addresses or part thereof in excess of the minimum of 500 residential addresses 48.15

Sample selection takes at least three weeks to complete upon receipt of payment.

If you require a sample of addresses for your survey, please provide us with the following information for our assessment on your request.

  • Title of survey
  • Target Population for the survey
  • Name and contact of the client for the survey
  • Number of addresses required
  • Expected response rate
  • Survey start date
  • Only 1 or all eligible persons in a selected address are surveyed



Ms Eunice Tan
Household, Income and Population (Sampling)
Singapore Department of Statistics
109 North Bridge Road
#08-01 Funan
Singapore 179097
Tel: (+65) 6332-7745