Some Facts About Singapore You Didn't Know

1. Singaporeans work the most number of hours per week in the world. 2. Most Singaporeans will never own a car because COEs are limited. 3. The Average home of a Singapore has fallen from 1660 sq feet to about 1000 sq feet in the past decades. 4. Fertility rate in Singapore has fallen to below Japan; among the lowest in the world. 5. Less than half the Singaporeans can meet the minimum sum for CPF retirement accounts. Meaning many will never retire. 6. 17% of Singaporeans do not have medical insurance; the highest in the developed world give and take a few % compared with USA. 7. Singapore has the fastest growing foreigner population per capita in the world. Within a decade, the majority of people in Singapore will be foreign born. 8. Singapore has the highest paid political leaders in the world…. 9. Singapore has the highest income gap of all developed countries. 10. More...

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