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
- Singapore is ranked as the safest place to visit in the world.