Singapore At-A-Glance

  •  GDP (Dec 2013): $298 billion (ranked 37th in the world), GDP Per Capita: $36,898
  • Market of Publicly Traded Shares (Dec 2012): $414.1 billion (rank: 26)
  • Inflation (May 2015): -0.4%
  • Unemployment Rate (Mar 2015): 1.81%
  •  Labor Force (2013): 3.428 million (rank: 99)
  • Population (Dec 2014): 5.47 million, Pop. Growth Rate: 1.92% (rank: 57)
  • Life Expectancy at Birth (2014): 84.34 years (rank: 4)
  • Tax Rates (Jan 2015): Corporate: 17%, Personal Income Tax: 20%
  • Area: 697 sq km, slightly more than 3.5 times the size of Washington, DC

Sources include: imf.org, worldbank.org, cia.gov, ifitweremyhome.com, tradingeconomics.com

 
Country size comparison: Singapore v. USA

Country size comparison: Singapore v. USA


SINGAPORE VIDEO SUMMARIES

Singapore Exchange

Watch Ryan Hessenthaler summarize his meeting with Darrell Lim, Vice President and Head of Investor Relations at the Singapore Exchange.  Learn how Singapore's central location has helped the SGX develop into one of the premier exchanges in the world. (3:24)

Go to the SGX blog post→

Monetary Auth. of Singapore

Watch Ryan Hessenthaler summarize his meeting with Jennie Ong, Deputy Director at the Monetary Authority of Singapore. Learn of the MAS's dual role as central bank and regulator in Singapore. (3:14)

Go to the MAS blog post→


SINGAPORE KEY INDICATORS

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SINGAPORE PHOTOS


Singapore Meeting Materials