Singapore
English: Singapore

Republic o Singapore

Republik Singapura  (Malay)
新加坡共和国 (Cheenese)
சிங்கப்பூர் குடியரசு (Tamil)
Motto: 
"Majulah Singapura" (Malay)
(Scots: "Onwart, Singapore")
Anthem: Majulah Singapura
(Scots: "Onwart, Singapore")
Singapore  (red)
CaipitalSingapore (ceety-state)
1°17′N 103°50′E / 1°17′N 103°50′E / 1.283; 103.833
Lairgest PABedok[1]
1°19′24.97″N 103°55′38.43″E / 1°19′24.97″N 103°55′38.43″E / 1.3236028; 103.9273417
Offeecial leids
Offeecial scripts
Ethnic groups
  • 74.3% Cheenese[2]
  • 13.3% Malay
  • 9.1% Indie
  • 3.3% Others
Releegion
  • 33.2% Buddhism
  • 18.8% Christianity
  • 18.5% No religion
  • 14.0% Islam
  • 10.0% Taoism and
    folk religion
  • 5.0% Hinduism
  • 0.6% Others
Demonym(s)Singaporean
GovrenmentUnitar dominant-pairty pairlamentary republic
• Preses
Halimah Yacob
• Prime Meenister
Lee Hsien Loong
LegislaturPairlament
Aurie
• Total
719.9 km2 (278.0 sq mi)[3] (176th)
Population
• 2016[3] estimate
5,607,300 (113t)
• Density
7,797/km2 (20,194.1/sq mi) (3rd)
GDP (PPP)2018[4] estimate
• Total
$537.447 billion (39th)
• Per capita
$93,678 (3rd)
GDP (nominal)2018[4] estimate
• Tot
$316.872 billion (41st)
• Per capita
$55,231 (10t)
Gini (2014)negative increase 46.4[5]
heich · 30t
HDI (2015)Increase 0.925[6]
verra heich · 5t
CurrencySingapore dollar (SGD)
Time zoneUTC+8 (SST)
Date formatdd-mm-yyyy
Drivin sidecaur
Cawin code+65
ISO 3166 codeSG
Internet TLD
  • .sg
  • .新加坡
  • .சிங்கப்பூர்

Singapore, offeecially the Republic o Singapore, is an island kintra aff the soothren tip o the Malay Peninsula, 137 kilometres (85 mi) north o the equator, in the Sootheast Asien region o the Asien continent. It is separatit frae Malaysie bi the Straits o Johor tae its north, an frae Indonesie's Riau Islands bi the Singapore Strait tae its sooth. A ceety-state, Singapore is the warld's fowert leadin financial centre an a cosmopolitan warld ceety, playin a key role in internaitional trade an finance.

Singapore haes a lang history o immigration. It haes a diverse population o close tae 5 million fowk made up o Cheenese, Malays, Indians, Asians o various descents, an Caucasians.[7] 42% o the population in Singapore are foreigners who wirk an study thare. Foreign wirkers mak up 50% o the service sector.[8][9] The kintra is the seicont maist densely populatit in the warld efter Monaco.[10] A.T. Kearney named Singapore the maist globalised kintra in the warld in 2006 in its Globalization Index.[11]

Afore unthirldom in 1965, Singapore wis a vibrant tradin port wi a GDP per capita o $511, the third heichest in East Asie then.[12] Efter unthirldom, foreign direct investment an a state-led drive for industrialisation based on plans bi umwhile Deputy Prime Meenister Dr. Goh Keng Swee creatit a modren economy.[13]

The Economist Intelligence Unit in its "Quality-Of-Life Index" ranks Singapore as haein the best quality o life in Asie and eleivent oweraw in the warld.[14] Singapore possesses the warld's nint lairgest foreign reserves.[15][16] The kintra an aa maintains airmed forces that are technologically advanced an well-equipped.[17][18]

Efter a contraction o -6.8% in the 4t quarter of 2009,[19] Singapore claimed the title o fastest-growin economy in the warld, wi GDP growth o 17.9% in the first hauf o 2010.[20]

Etymology

Main airticle: Names o Singapore

The Inglis name o Singapore is derived frae the Malay name Singapura (Sanskrit सिंहपुर "Lion City"). The day it is sometimes referred tae as the Lion Ceety. Studies indicate that lions probably niver lived thare; the beast seen bi Sang Nila Utama, foonder o Singapore, who gave the ceety its name, wis maist likely a tiger.[21][22]

Other Languages
Acèh: Singapura
адыгабзэ: Сингапур
Afrikaans: Singapoer
Alemannisch: Singapur
አማርኛ: ሲንጋፖር
aragonés: Singapur
Ænglisc: Singapore
العربية: سنغافورة
অসমীয়া: ছিংগাপুৰ
asturianu: Singapur
azərbaycanca: Sinqapur
تۆرکجه: سنقاپور
башҡортса: Сингапур
Bali: Singapura
Boarisch: Singapur
žemaitėška: Singapūrs
Bikol Central: Singapur
беларуская: Сінгапур
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Сынгапур
български: Сингапур
भोजपुरी: सिंगापुर
Bislama: Singapore
Banjar: Singapura
བོད་ཡིག: སེང་ག་ཕོར།
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: সিঙ্গাপুর
brezhoneg: Singapour
bosanski: Singapur
ᨅᨔ ᨕᨘᨁᨗ: Singapura
буряад: Сингапур
català: Singapur
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Singapur
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Sĭng-gă-pŏ̤
нохчийн: Сингапур
Cebuano: Singgapura
کوردی: سینگاپوور
qırımtatarca: Singapur
čeština: Singapur
kaszëbsczi: Singapùr
Чӑвашла: Сингапур
Cymraeg: Singapôr
dansk: Singapore
Deutsch: Singapur
Zazaki: Singapur
dolnoserbski: Singapur
डोटेली: सिंगापुर
ދިވެހިބަސް: ސިންގަޕޫރު
eʋegbe: Singapore
Ελληνικά: Σιγκαπούρη
English: Singapore
Esperanto: Singapuro
español: Singapur
eesti: Singapur
euskara: Singapur
estremeñu: Singapul
فارسی: سنگاپور
Fulfulde: Sinngapuur
suomi: Singapore
Võro: Singapur
føroyskt: Singapor
français: Singapour
arpetan: Singapor
Nordfriisk: Singapuur
Frysk: Singapoer
Gaeilge: Singeapór
Gagauz: Singapur
贛語: 新加坡
kriyòl gwiyannen: Singapour
Gàidhlig: Singeapòr
galego: Singapur
Avañe'ẽ: Singapúra
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: सिंगापूर
ગુજરાતી: સિંગાપુર
Gaelg: Singapore
Hausa: Singafora
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Sîn-kâ-pô
Hawaiʻi: Sinapoa
עברית: סינגפור
हिन्दी: सिंगापुर
Fiji Hindi: Singapore
hrvatski: Singapur
hornjoserbsce: Singapur
Kreyòl ayisyen: Sengapou (peyi)
magyar: Szingapúr
հայերեն: Սինգապուր
interlingua: Singapur
Bahasa Indonesia: Singapura
Interlingue: Singapor
Iñupiak: Singapore
Ilokano: Singapur
ГӀалгӀай: Сингапур
íslenska: Singapúr
italiano: Singapore
Patois: Singgapuor
la .lojban.: singapura
Jawa: Singapura
ქართული: სინგაპური
Qaraqalpaqsha: Singapur
Taqbaylit: Singapur
Kabɩyɛ: Sɛŋgapuuri
Kongo: Singapore
Gĩkũyũ: Singapore
қазақша: Сингапур
ភាសាខ្មែរ: សិង្ហបុរី
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಸಿಂಗಾಪುರ
한국어: 싱가포르
kurdî: Singapûr
kernowek: Singapour
Кыргызча: Сингапур
Latina: Singapura
Lëtzebuergesch: Singapur (Republik)
лезги: Сингапур
Lingua Franca Nova: Singapor
Limburgs: Singapore
Ligure: Scingapô
lumbaart: Singapur
lingála: Singapur
لۊری شومالی: سنگاپۊر
lietuvių: Singapūras
latviešu: Singapūra
मैथिली: सिङ्गापुर
Basa Banyumasan: Singapura
Malagasy: Singapaoro
олык марий: Сингапур
Māori: Hingapoa
Minangkabau: Singapura
македонски: Сингапур
മലയാളം: സിംഗപ്പൂർ
монгол: Сингапур
मराठी: सिंगापूर
Bahasa Melayu: Singapura
Malti: Singapor
Mirandés: Singapura
မြန်မာဘာသာ: စင်ကာပူနိုင်ငံ
эрзянь: Сингапур
مازِرونی: سنگاپور
Dorerin Naoero: Tsingapoar
Nāhuatl: Singapur
Plattdüütsch: Singapur
नेपाली: सिङ्गापुर
नेपाल भाषा: सिंगापोर
Nederlands: Singapore
norsk nynorsk: Singapore
norsk: Singapore
Novial: Singapore
occitan: Singapor
Livvinkarjala: Singapore
Oromoo: Singaappoor
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਸਿੰਗਾਪੁਰ
Kapampangan: Singapur
Papiamentu: Singapura
Picard: Singapour
Norfuk / Pitkern: Singapur
polski: Singapur
Piemontèis: Singapor
پنجابی: سنگاپور
پښتو: سنګاپور
português: Singapura
Runa Simi: Singapur
română: Singapore
tarandíne: Singapore
русский: Сингапур
русиньскый: Сінґапур
Kinyarwanda: Singapore
संस्कृतम्: सिङ्गापुरम्
саха тыла: Сингапур
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱥᱤᱝᱜᱟᱯᱩᱨ
sardu: Singapore
sicilianu: Singapura
سنڌي: سنگاپور
davvisámegiella: Singapore
Sängö: Sïngäpûru
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Singapur
Simple English: Singapore
slovenčina: Singapur
slovenščina: Singapur
Gagana Samoa: Sigapoa
chiShona: Singapore
Soomaaliga: Singabuur
shqip: Singapori
српски / srpski: Сингапур
SiSwati: ISingapholo
Sunda: Singapura
svenska: Singapore
Kiswahili: Singapuri
ślůnski: Singapur
తెలుగు: సింగపూరు
tetun: Singapura
тоҷикӣ: Сингапур
Türkmençe: Singapur
Tagalog: Singapore
Tok Pisin: Singapore
Türkçe: Singapur
Xitsonga: Singapore
татарча/tatarça: Сингапур
chiTumbuka: Singapore
удмурт: Сингапур
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: سىنگاپور
українська: Сінгапур
اردو: سنگاپور
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Singapur
vèneto: Singapor
vepsän kel’: Singapur
Tiếng Việt: Singapore
West-Vlams: Singapore
Volapük: Singapurän
Winaray: Singgapura
Wolof: Singapoor
吴语: 新加坡
მარგალური: სინგაპური
ייִדיש: סינגאפור
Yorùbá: Singapore
Vahcuengh: Saengyabo
Zeêuws: Singapoor
中文: 新加坡
文言: 新加坡
Bân-lâm-gú: Sin-ka-pho
粵語: 星加坡