Businesses in Singapore


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 22.7%
 Industry: 13%
 Restaurants: 10.6%
 Professional Services: 9.4%
 Medical: 8.5%
 Home Services: 6.2%
 Food: 6%
 Other: 23.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair3,98429.3 years4.10.7
Beauty salons8,55526.4 years4.01.5
Hairdressers4,41822.2 years4.00.8
Education other4,16036.2 years4.30.7
Secondary education3,22533.8 years4.10.6
Loan companies4,89735.9 years4.00.9
Bakeries3,10521.8 years4.20.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets5,38730.9 years4.01.0
General contractors7,37628 years4.11.3
Real estate9,20336.3 years4.31.6
Buses and trains3,95834.9 years4.30.7
Construction of buildings8,72829.4 years4.31.6
Other membership organizations5,92729.7 years4.11.1
Other wholesale3,21931.9 years4.10.6
Tractors and farm equipment3,75132.2 years4.00.7
Wholesale of machinery12,95730.2 years4.22.3
Wholesalers7,78431 years4.11.4
Health and medical8,47224.1 years4.31.5
Hospitals3,58130.6 years3.80.6
Advertising and marketing3,47927.9 years4.20.6
Corporate management12,85629.7 years4.22.3
Technical construction services3,36431.1 years4.10.6
Bars, pubs and taverns3,35522.4 years4.10.6
Cafes8,12824.6 years4.01.5
Chinese restaurants4,54627.3 years4.00.8
Clothing accessories3,83627.6 years4.00.7
Clothing stores6,37024.9 years4.31.1
Department stores4,17534.5 years4.20.7
Electronics stores11,04128.5 years4.22.0
Furniture stores3,94429.3 years4.10.7
Hardware stores5,52231.3 years4.31.0
Household appliances and goods6,83829.8 years4.11.2
Office supplies and stationery stores7,60333 years4.31.4
Shopping other7,42231.6 years4.21.3
Area of Singapore719.1 km²
Population5.6 million
Male Population2,793,327 (49.8%)
Female Population2,810,351 (50.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +147.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +43%
Median Age34.7
Male Median Age34.6
Female Median Age34.7
NeighborhoodsBedok, Bukit Merah, Central Region, Downtown Core, Geylang, Hougang, Kallang, Tampines, Toa Payoh
Local TimeWednesday 3:51 PM
TimezoneSingapore Standard Time
Weather32.6°C scattered clouds
Lat & Lng1.28967° / 103.85007°
Postal Codes0103040506More

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Singapore Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,146 / km²4,194 / km²5,448 / km²7,792 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Singapore Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 43% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Central Singapore+115.2%+73.4%+39.5%
Rep. Singapore+146.2%+84.7%+42.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Singapore Median Age

Median Age: 34.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Singapore34.7 years34.7 years34.6 years
Central Singapore35.7 years35.7 years35.7 years
Rep. Singapore34.7 years34.7 years34.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Singapore Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5162,955157,346320,302
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Singapore Population Density

Population Density: 7,792 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Singapore5.6 million719.1 km²7,792 / km²
Central Singapore1.4 million108.6 km²12,720 / km²
Rep. Singapore5.5 million601.6 km²9,082 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Singapore Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Singapore
 Area Code 9: 29.7%
 Area Code 673: 12.3%
 Area Code 8: 8.9%
 Area Code 653: 7.7%
 Area Code 644: 6.6%
 Area Code 645: 6.4%
 Area Code 677: 6%
 Area Code 675: 5.8%
 Area Code 678: 5.4%
 Other: 11.2%

Business distribution by price for Singapore

 Inexpensive: 49.6%
 Moderate: 36.7%
 Expensive: 9.4%
 Very Expensive: 4.3%
 5: 0%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Singapore CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Singapore121,385,132 t21.7 t168,801 t/km²
Central Singapore41,063,106 t29.7 t378,039 t/km²
Rep. Singapore138,704,571 t25.4 t230,545 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Singapore CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)121,385,132 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita21.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)168,801 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).


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