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Motto: Majulah Singapura  (Malay)
(English: "Onward, Singapore")
Anthem: Majulah Singapura
(English: "Onward, Singapore")
National Flower:
Papilionanthe Miss Joaquim[1]
Orchid
Location of Singapore
CapitalSingapore[note 1]
1°17′N103°50′E / 1.283°N 103.833°E / 1.283; 103.833Coordinates: 1°17′N103°50′E / 1.283°N 103.833°E / 1.283; 103.833
Official languages
National languageMalay
Ethnic groups
(2019)[3]
Religion
(2015)[4]
Demonym(s)Singaporean
GovernmentUnitarydominant-partyparliamentaryconstitutional republic
Halimah Yacob
Lee Hsien Loong
Sundaresh Menon
Tan Chuan-Jin
LegislatureParliament
Independence 
3 June 1959
16 September 1963
9 August 1965
8 August 1967
Area
• Total
725.7 km2 (280.2 sq mi)[5] (176th)
Population
• 2019 estimate
Increase 5,703,600[note 2] (115th)
• Density
7,804/km2 (20,212.3/sq mi) (2nd)
GDP (PPP)2020 estimate
• Total
Increase $615.698 billion[7] (36th)
• Per capita
Increase $107,604[7] (3rd)
GDP (nominal)2020 estimate
• Total
Increase $391.875 billion[7] (31st)
• Per capita
Increase $68,487[7] (7th)
Gini (2017)Steady 45.9[8]
medium
HDI (2018)Increase 0.935[9]
very high · 9th
CurrencySingapore dollar (S$) (SGD)
Time zoneUTC+8 (Singapore Standard Time)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Mains electricity230 V–50 Hz
Driving sideleft
Calling code+65
ISO 3166 codeSG
Internet TLD.sg
Website
gov.sg

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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