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.


  • Ms Chow Miew Sum
  • Household and Dwellings Statistics/Databases Section
  • Singapore Department of Statistics
  • 100 High Street #05-01
  • The Treasury
  • Singapore 179434
  • Tel: 65-6-332-7753
  • Fax: 65-6-332-7174
  • Email: