28 Sep '16, 10am

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Singapore’s population has hit 5.61 million in June 2016. And to help mitigate the shrinking size and ageing profile of Singapore’s citizen population, the government will continue to grant between 15,000 and 25,000 new citizenships each year. These statistics are according to the annual Population in Brief 2016 report released on Sept. 27 by the National Population and Talent Division (NPTD). So what about permanent residence? Check out the blue line in the graph above from page 15 of the report. It shows exactly the number of PRs granted by Singapore over the last nine years. The clear spike in the 2007, 2008 and 2009 years proved so unsustainable it contributed significantly to the paroxysm of political enlightenment in the 2011 General Election. To help put things in perspective, in those three years of free-wheeling liberal immigration policy from 2007, 2008 to 2009, ...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2016/09/this-graph-shows-exactly-the...

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