PERSOL HR DATA BANK in APAC

SINGAPORE

Overview

Employed persons

2.148million

Population

5.61million

Unemployment rates

4.1%

Area

719km2

Average monthly earnings

4,892SGD

Average weekly working hours

44hours
Source :
「Population・Area」 …
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan As of March 2019 (Population data as of June 2016)
「Employed persons」「Unemployment rates」「Average weekly working hours」
… ILO,ILOSTAT Database. Downloaded June 2019
「Average monthly earnings」 …
Singapole Yearbook of Manpower Statistics 2018
Note :
「Employed persons」 …
The number of paid employees over a certain age with employment during the survey period including the army,
the self-employed and those employees on leave of absense.
The self-employed includes the member of producers' cooperatives and unpaid employees of family businesses.
「Unemployment rates」 …
Since the method of calculating the unemployment rate varies from country to country, it can not simply compare.

* The comment in the source data is omitted. For details, refer to ILO, ILOSTAT Database download data.

Survey Report

Labor Market

In addition to the basic statistical information such as economy and population,this section shows the data on work force, wages, working hours and other labor related data in recent years.

INDEX

  1. 1. Economy
    • 1 - 1 GDP
    • 1 - 2 GDP growth rate
  1. 2. Population
    • 2 - 1 Population size
  1. 3. Labor force and the related statistics
    • 3 - 1 Labor force
    • 3 - 2 Resident labor force participation rate
    • 3 - 3 Distribution of resident labor force (by highest quali cation obtained)
    • 3 - 4 Employment numbers
    • 3 - 5 Resident unemployment rate and numbers
    • 3 - 6 Turnover rate
    • 3 - 7 Proportion o femployed residents who had changed jobs
  1. 4. Wages
    • 4 - 1 Monthly income (median)
    • 4 - 2 Average monthly earnings
  1. 5. Hours of work
    • 5 - 1 Average (mean) usual hours worked per week by employed residents
  1. 6. Annual leave entitlement
    • 6 - 1 Annual leave entitlement

Original text:June/2019
Last updated:October/2019

Labor Laws

This section shows the characteristic of labor laws and the important points on employment practices, government policies and labor management employers should be aware of.

Salary Guide

This section shows salary data provided by Kelly Services Singapore.
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