Officially: Republic of Singapore


  • Singapore regularly ranked as is one of the most peaceful countries in the world.
  • Population 5.3 million
    • Life expectancy 79 years (men), 84 years (women)
    • Singaporeans are living an average of 83.1 years old – one of the longest in the world.
  • Major languages: English, Malay, Mandarin, Tamil
  • Major religions: Taoism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, Hinduism
  • Currency: Singapore dollar

Singapore’s World Rankings 2018

  • Roads quality: 1st
  • Healthy life expectancy: 1st
  • Reliability of police services: 2nd
  • Property rights: 3rd
  • Quality of vocational training: 8th
  • Innovation capability: 14th
  • Judicial independence: 19th
  • Freedom of the press: 124th

News about Singapore


  • Area 660 sq km (255 sq miles)

Safety and Security

This page was last updated on 2021.03.18 by Robert Vinet