Population of Singapore

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Singapore is 5,937,907 as of May 20, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Singapore is projected at 5,896,686 or 5.897 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Singapore is projected at 5,850,342 or 5.850 million people for the year 2020. Singapore ranks number 114th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Singapore is ranked 37th among 51 countries in Asia.

Singapore's population peak will be 2043 with 6.45 mn people after Singapore's population will be decreased year by year. The Singaporen population is projected to reach 6.26 million in 2030 and increase further to 6.40 million in 2050 and 5.73 million by 2100. Singapore accounts for 0.075 percent of the world population. However, its global share will decline by 0.074% in 2024 and is projected to decline at 0.053% by 2100.

Singapore was at 133rd position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to increase at 124th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Singapore population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20205,850,34246,0050.790.075
20215,896,68646,3440.790.075
20225,943,54646,8600.790.075
20235,990,29146,7450.790.075
20246,035,67445,3830.760.074
20256,078,76443,0900.710.074
20266,119,59240,8280.670.074
20276,158,53638,9440.640.074
20286,195,44536,9090.600.074
20296,230,13934,6940.560.073
20306,262,46632,3270.520.073
20316,292,36029,8940.480.073
20326,319,76727,4070.440.073
20336,344,62724,8600.390.072
20346,366,86622,2390.350.072
20356,386,46119,5950.310.072
20366,403,39216,9310.270.072
20376,417,68914,2970.220.071
20386,429,41811,7290.180.071
20396,438,6509,2320.140.070
20406,445,4966,8460.110.070
20416,450,0054,5090.070.070
20426,452,2682,2630.040.069
20436,452,4401720.000.069
20446,450,679-1,761-0.030.068
20456,447,179-3,500-0.050.068
20466,442,018-5,161-0.080.068
20476,435,329-6,689-0.100.067
20486,427,242-8,087-0.130.067
20496,417,931-9,311-0.140.066
20506,407,532-10,399-0.160.066
20516,396,139-11,393-0.180.065
20526,383,860-12,279-0.190.065
20536,370,815-13,045-0.200.065
20546,357,106-13,709-0.220.064
20556,342,831-14,275-0.220.064
20566,328,074-14,757-0.230.063
20576,312,905-15,169-0.240.063
20586,297,352-15,553-0.250.062
20596,281,392-15,960-0.250.062
20606,265,065-16,327-0.260.062
20616,248,412-16,653-0.270.061
20626,231,473-16,939-0.270.061
20636,214,276-17,197-0.280.061
20646,196,826-17,450-0.280.060
20656,179,154-17,672-0.290.060
20666,161,291-17,863-0.290.060
20676,143,282-18,009-0.290.059
20686,125,155-18,127-0.300.059
20696,106,915-18,240-0.300.059
20706,088,607-18,308-0.300.058
20716,070,252-18,355-0.300.058
20726,051,909-18,343-0.300.058
20736,033,676-18,233-0.300.057
20746,015,647-18,029-0.300.057
20755,997,914-17,733-0.290.057
20765,980,538-17,376-0.290.056
20775,963,531-17,007-0.280.056
20785,946,950-16,581-0.280.056
20795,930,800-16,150-0.270.056
20805,915,128-15,672-0.260.055
20815,899,962-15,166-0.260.055
20825,885,330-14,632-0.250.055
20835,871,249-14,081-0.240.055
20845,857,704-13,545-0.230.055
20855,844,705-12,999-0.220.054
20865,832,281-12,424-0.210.054
20875,820,463-11,818-0.200.054
20885,809,261-11,202-0.190.054
20895,798,690-10,571-0.180.054
20905,788,781-9,909-0.170.054
20915,779,552-9,229-0.160.053
20925,771,045-8,507-0.150.053
20935,763,289-7,756-0.130.053
20945,756,320-6,969-0.120.053
20955,750,191-6,129-0.110.053
20965,744,935-5,256-0.090.053
20975,740,595-4,340-0.080.053
20985,737,214-3,381-0.060.053
20995,734,822-2,392-0.040.053
21005,733,473-1,349-0.020.053

Singapore population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19501,022,096--0.040
19511,067,79845,7024.470.041
19521,119,93052,1324.880.043
19531,177,58257,6525.150.044
19541,239,68862,1065.270.045
19551,305,10565,4175.280.047
19561,372,51167,4065.160.049
19571,440,49167,9804.950.050
19581,507,54367,0524.650.052
19591,572,17364,6304.290.053
19601,633,13060,9573.880.054
19611,689,58956,4593.460.055
19621,741,46051,8713.070.055
19631,789,37647,9162.750.056
19641,834,52345,1472.520.056
19651,877,82643,3032.360.056
19661,919,28441,4582.210.056
19671,958,73239,4482.060.056
19681,996,86638,1341.950.056
19692,034,52437,6581.890.056
19702,072,28337,7591.860.056
19712,110,96338,6801.870.056
19722,150,50439,5411.870.056
19732,189,60739,1031.820.056
19742,226,37736,7701.680.056
19752,259,72133,3441.500.055
19762,288,86229,1411.290.055
19772,314,98826,1261.140.055
19782,341,40526,4171.140.054
19792,372,59531,1901.330.054
19802,411,68839,0931.650.054
19812,460,50048,8122.020.054
19822,517,98557,4852.340.055
19832,580,91262,9272.500.055
19842,644,49763,5852.460.055
19852,705,53461,0372.310.056
19862,762,43856,9042.100.056
19872,816,97154,5331.970.056
19882,873,28156,3102.000.056
19892,937,27663,9952.230.056
19903,012,96675,6902.580.057
19913,101,14788,1812.930.057
19923,199,64298,4953.180.058
19933,305,807106,1653.320.059
19943,415,703109,8963.320.060
19953,525,969110,2663.230.061
19963,638,187112,2183.180.062
19973,752,140113,9533.130.064
19983,860,714108,5742.890.065
19993,954,74394,0292.440.065
20004,028,87174,1281.870.066
20014,077,14548,2741.200.066
20024,104,41927,2740.670.065
20034,129,22524,8060.600.065
20044,177,21347,9881.160.065
20054,265,68788,4742.120.065
20064,402,331136,6443.200.066
20074,578,630176,2994.000.068
20084,775,804197,1744.310.070
20094,966,614190,8104.000.072
20105,131,172164,5583.310.074
20115,263,636132,4642.580.075
20125,369,476105,8402.010.075
20135,453,73784,2611.570.076
20145,525,62671,8891.320.076
20155,592,15266,5261.200.076
20165,653,63461,4821.100.076
20175,708,04154,4070.960.076
20185,757,49949,4580.870.075
20195,804,33746,8380.810.075