General Household Survey 2005 Statistical Release 2: Transport, Overseas Travel, Households and Housing Characteristics

© Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Republic of Singapore

Preface Downloadpdf(472 kb)
Introduction Downloadpdf(86 kb)

Key Findings

Chapter 1 Transport Downloadpdf(143 kb)
Chapter 2 Overseas Travel Downloadpdf(125 kb)
Glossary of Terms and Definitions Downloadpdf(152 kb)
List of Statistical Tables Downloadpdf(122 kb)
Note on Data Revision
The resident household estimates for 2000 and 2005 have been revised following the revision in expansion factors for resident households. The statistical tables based on revised household estimates are available as below:

For comparability with data in the General Household Survey 2015 publication, the following statistical tables have been replaced in 2016:

1) The statistical tables on “Elderly Population” have been replaced to be based on the coverage of resident population aged 65 years and over in resident households.

2) The statistical tables by Type of Dwelling have been replaced to be based on the Singapore Standard Classification of Type of Dwelling.

3) The statistical tables on monthly income from work and monthly household income from work have been replaced to be based on income from work including employer Central Provident Fund (CPF) contributions.


Resident Students by Usual Mode of Transport to School EXCEL(46 kb)
Resident Students by Travelling Time to School EXCEL(20 kb)
Resident Working Persons by Usual Mode of Transport to Work EXCEL(85 kb)
Resident Working Persons by Travelling Time to Work EXCEL(27 kb)

Overseas Travel

Resident Population by:
Destination of Overseas Travel EXCEL(50 kb)
Purpose of Overseas Travel EXCEL(61 kb)
Duration of Overseas Travel EXCEL(58 kb)

Households and Housing

Resident Households by:
Type of Dwelling EXCEL(62 kb)
Household Structure EXCEL(59 kb)
Household Living Arrangement EXCEL(59 kb)
Household Size EXCEL(52 kb)
Number of Working Persons EXCEL(46 kb)
Monthly Household Income from Work EXCEL(79 kb)
Per Capita Monthly Household Income from Work EXCEL(61 kb)
Predominant Household Language EXCEL(72 kb)
Selected Characteristics of Household Head EXCEL(34 kb)
Living Arrangements of Elderly Population EXCEL(25 kb)
Married Couples in Resident Households EXCEL(67 kb)
Project Team Downloadpdf(85 kb)
Sample Design and Sampling Errors Downloadpdf(77kb)

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