Sampling 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 of addresses 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 of addresses
  • Provision of a list of addresses for the survey
Charges (exclusive of GST) S$
Minimum charge for selecting a sample of up to 500 residential addresses 1,750
Additional charges for selecting another 100 residential addresses or part thereof in excess of the minimum of 500 residential addresses 45.00

Sample selection takes at least three weeks to complete upon receipt of payment. Kindly note that charges are subject to applicable GST rate.

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

  • Title and purpose 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 to be 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