Singapore | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.34 Jul/15 1.34 1.2 : 2.31
Government Bond 10Y 2.73 percent Jul/15 2.7 1.3 : 5.69
Stock Market 3343 Index points Jul/15 3317 1214 : 3876
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 298 USD Billion Dec/13 287 0.7 : 298
GDP Growth Rate 3.2 percent Mar/15 4.9 -13 : 36.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.6 percent Mar/15 2.1 -8.9 : 19.8
GDP Constant Prices 97051 SGD Million Mar/15 96289 7052 : 97051
Gross National Product 378330 SGD Million Dec/14 378330 2196 : 378330
GDP per capita 36898 USD Dec/13 36110 2530 : 36898
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 24615 SGD Million Mar/15 24332 1860 : 25202
GDP per capita PPP 76237 USD Dec/13 74609 34202 : 76237
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 1.81 percent Mar/15 1.9 1.4 : 6
Employed Persons 3623 Thousand Dec/14 3492 1714 : 3623
Unemployed Persons 90.7 Thousand Dec/14 90.7 25.8 : 124
Job Vacancies 63700 Mar/15 61200 12000 : 67400
Productivity 127 Index Points Mar/15 118 57.37 : 136
Wages 5259 SGD/Month Mar/15 5040 1302 : 5259
Wages in Manufacturing 4220 SGD/Month Sep/13 4269 3797 : 5056
Labour Costs 127 Index Points Mar/15 118 57.37 : 136
Population 5.47 Million Dec/14 5.4 1.65 : 5.47
Retirement Age Women 62 Jan/15 62 62 : 62
Retirement Age Men 62 Jan/15 62 62 : 62
Average Weekly Hours 46 Jun/14 46.2 46 : 46.3
Labor Force Participation Rate 67 Percent Jun/14 66.7 55.3 : 67
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.4 percent May/15 -0.5 -3.1 : 34
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 percent May/15 -0.6 -1.87 : 4.74
Consumer Price Index CPI 99.77 Index Points May/15 99.32 24.17 : 100
Core Inflation Rate 0.1 percent May/15 0.4 -1.4 : 3.5
Core Consumer Prices 100 Index Points May/15 100 63.85 : 100
GDP Deflator 103 Index Points Mar/15 103 46.64 : 105
Producer Prices 83.8 Index Points May/15 82.4 65.46 : 114
Export Prices 89.7 Index Points May/15 88.8 87.4 : 196
Import Prices 85.7 Index Points May/15 84.3 72.14 : 121
Food Inflation 1.82 percent May/15 2.06 -7.71 : 15.62
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.39 percent May/15 0.22 -0.75 : 20
Interbank Rate 0.81 percent Jun/15 0.81 0.17 : 12
Money Supply M0 32851 SGD Million Apr/15 33021 1133 : 33605
Money Supply M1 159508 SGD Million Apr/15 162744 1202 : 162744
Money Supply M2 521667 SGD Million Apr/15 521869 6182 : 521869
Money Supply M3 533781 SGD Million Apr/15 533758 6878 : 533781
Foreign Exchange Reserves 337430 SGD Million May/15 333720 4174 : 347144
Loans to Private Sector 597037 SGD Million May/15 594286 16440 : 608166
Banks Balance Sheet 1044241 SGD Million Apr/15 1058808 1510 : 1075472
Central Bank Balance Sheet 346849 SGD Million Apr/15 353994 271915 : 354150
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 6608500 Thousand SGD May/15 5911200 -1985810 : 9600000
Exports 39258600 Thousand SGD May/15 41837400 197677 : 48997750
Imports 32650100 Thousand SGD May/15 35963300 266381 : 43135700
Current Account 26863 SGD Million Mar/15 19151 -663 : 26863
Current Account to GDP 19 percent Dec/14 18 -13.1 : 27.3
External Debt 0 SGD Million Mar/15 0 0 : 131
Terms of Trade 105 Index Points May/15 105 99.02 : 179
Tourist Arrivals 1207902 Apr/15 1201556 147954 : 1467000
Gold Reserves 127 Tonnes Mar/15 127 0 : 127
Capital Flows -29783 SGD Million Mar/15 -17525 -29783 : 5775
Foreign Direct Investment 22895 SGD Million Mar/15 24489 -4442 : 24489
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.13 percent of GDP Dec/14 1.1 -0.5 : 21.23
Government Debt to GDP 99.3 percent Dec/14 103 66.9 : 106
Government Budget Value 1510 SGD Million Apr/15 -3126 -6644 : 7708
Government Spending 8621 SGD Million Mar/15 9160 734 : 9948
Credit Rating 98.6 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 5 Mar/15 -3 -57 : 45
Manufacturing PMI 50.4 Jun/15 50.2 48.3 : 51.9
Industrial Production -2.3 percent May/15 -9.1 -32.2 : 58.6
Industrial Production Mom 2.4 percent May/15 -6.6 -22.3 : 28.9
Changes in Inventories -6587 SGD Million Mar/15 1428 -6587 : 5771
Bankruptcies 158 Companies Apr/15 161 78 : 507
Car Registrations 6734 Cars May/15 6008 2659 : 16204
Competitiveness Index 5.64 Points Jun/15 5.61 5.44 : 5.67
Competitiveness Rank 2 Jun/15 2 2 : 8
Corruption Index 84 Points Jun/14 86 84 : 94
Corruption Rank 7 Jun/14 5 1 : 9
Ease of Doing Business 1 Dec/14 1 1 : 1
Leading Economic Index 102 Index Points Mar/15 105 25.5 : 105
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Retail Sales MoM 0.8 percent Apr/15 1 -6.9 : 5.5
Retail Sales YoY 5 percent Apr/15 1.9 -11.3 : 20.1
Consumer Spending 33338 SGD Million Mar/15 32945 4087 : 33338
Bank Lending Rate 5.35 percent May/15 5.35 5.3 : 14.98
Gasoline Prices 1.8 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.6 0.61 : 1.8
Private Sector Credit 506516 SGD Million Apr/15 514387 56535 : 514387
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 148 Index Points Jun/15 146 8.9 : 155
Home Ownership Rate 90.3 percent Jun/14 90.5 58.8 : 93.1
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17 percent Jan/15 17 17 : 26
Personal Income Tax Rate 20 percent Jan/15 20 20 : 22
Sales Tax Rate 7 percent Jan/15 7 5 : 7
Social Security Rate 37 percent Jan/15 36 33 : 37
Social Security Rate For Companies 17 percent Jan/15 16 13 : 17
Social Security Rate For Employees 20 percent Jan/15 20 20 : 20




Economic Indicators for Singapore including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Singapore economy. 7/4/2015