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IndicatorFigureDateSourceNotes
Number of music performances per year3,5652012Singapore Cultural Statistics
Public libraries272018National Library Board
Other museums482017National Heritage Board
National museums6 2017Singapore Cultural Statistics
Major concert halls5 2018National Arts Council
Number of theatrical performances at all theatres per year3,9302012Singapore Cultural Statistics
Theatres142014National Arts Council†
% of public green space (parks and gardens)47.0%2011National Parks Board
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites722017National Heritage Board
UNESCO World Heritage Sites12017UNESCO
Number of dance performances per year1,0352012Singapore Cultural Statistics
Art galleries2252016Eguide Singapore Business Directory
Specialist private cultural HE establishments72014Council for Private Education
Number of students enrolled in specialist Art & Design public institutions5,4602016National Arts Council
Number of students of Art & Design degree courses at generalist universities1,5992015Ministry of Education
Number of non-professional dance schools1012016Eguide Singapore Business Directory
Cinemas322016Singaporecinemas.blogspot
Cinema screens2352016Info-communications Media Development Authority
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population4.22016Info-communications Media Development Authority
Number of films given theatrical release in the country in a year3102013Box Office Mojo - Singapore
Film festivals192017Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
Bookshops164 2016Eguide Singapore Business Directory
Number of bookshops per 100,000 population2.92016Eguide Singapore Business Directory
Number of bars660 2016Eguide Singapore Business Directory - Bars and Pubs
Number of bars per 100,000 population11.82016Eguide Singapore Business Directory - Bars and Pubs
Number of restaurants1,3902016Eguide Singapore Business DirectoryExcluding fast food restaurants/cafes/canteens/coffee houses
Number of Michelin star restaurants382018Michelin Guide 
Number of markets1072017National Environment Agency
Festivals and celebrations92018National Heritage Board
Number of international students studying in the city80,0002014Department of Statistics Singapore
Number of video games arcades172018Eguide Singapore Business Directory
Museums/galleries attendance - % working age population attending at least once a year44.0%2015National Arts Council
Number of visits to top 5 most visited museums & galleries3,565,3172016National Arts Council
Number of admissions at all theatres per year1,812,697 2016Singapore Cultural Statistics
Total value of theatre ticket sales at all theatres per year - $m (ppp)$104 2016Singapore Cultural Statistics
Number of cinema admissions per year21,932,8002016Info-Communications Media Development Authority
Total value of cinema ticket sales per year -$ (ppp)$234,901,819 2016Info-Communications Media Development Authorityin SGD
Number of international tourists per year1,560,4562017Singapore Tourism Board
Number of international tourists per year as % of city population27.8%2017Singapore Tourism Board
Geographical area size, sq. km720 2017Department of Statistics Singapore
Total population number5,612,3002017Department of Statistics Singapore
% of total national country population living in the city100.0%2017World BankSingapore does not classify between city and country and presently has no rural population
Working age population2,621,7002017Department of Statistics SingaporeRefers to resident population only - Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
Number of households1,289,9002017Department of Statistics Singapore
Foreign born population %29.2%2014Department of Statistics Singapore
Education level-% with degree level or higher54.2%2017Department of Statistics Singapore
Average income per capita per year (ppp)$54,224 2017Department of Statistics Singapore (Singstat)Average Household Income From Work Per Household Member
GDP (ppp)(million)$527,040 2017Department of Statistics Singapore (Singstat)
Creative industries employment %1.5%2017Ministry of ManpowerClassified as 'Arts; Entertainment and Recreation'
Night Clubs, Discos and Dance Halls57 2016Eguide Singapore Business Directory
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population0.52018National Library Board
Number of book loans by public libraries per year (million)33.02016National Library Board
Total number of museums542017Singapore Cultural Statistics/ National Heritage Board
Specialist public cultural HE establishments22018Ministry of Education
Number of restaurants per 100,000 population24.82016Eguide Singapore Business DirectoryExcluding fast food restaurants/cafes/canteens/coffee houses
Community centres1202018People's Association