Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a southeast Asian city-state, Singapore lies immediately north of the Equator and is positioned off the southern edge of the Malay Peninsula between Malaysia and Indonesia.
Location Map of Singapore
Where is Singapore Located?
The given Singapore location map shows that Singapore is located in the South-east Asia. Singapore Map also shows that it is a very small island country located nearby the southern tip of (off coast) of Malay Peninsula. Singapore is separated by the Malaysia by the Strait of Johor in the north and Strait of Singapore separates it from Indonesia in the south.
The capital city of Singapore is Singapore. The small island nation is the world's fourth leading financial center. The country is in fact cosmopolitan world city. In addition, the Singapore port is the fifth busiest port of the world that deals the entire trade of the respective regions.
Singapore got its independence in the year 1965. The government type of Singapore is a parliamentary republic featured with a Westminster system. The political system is of unicameral parliamentary wherein government constituted of different constituencies. The economy of the country is largely depends upon exports and refining imported goods, especially in manufacturing. It alone constitutes one quarter of Singapore's GDP. Other sectors are electronics, petroleum refining, chemicals, mechanical engineering and biomedical sciences sectors.
Major Cities, Towns & Areas in Singapore as of 2019 PopulationSingapore is spread over total area of 725.7 sq km (280.2 sq mi).The Republic of Singapore holds a population of 5,703,600 as of 2019 estimate.
|2||Jurong West||West||264,860||12||Bukit Merah||Central||151,980|
|8||Choa Chu Kang||West||190,890||18||Kallang||Central||101,520|
|10||Ang Mo Kio||North-East||163,950||20||Sembawang||North||95,920|
Singapore Country Facts
|Total Islands||63 islands|
|Official languages||English, Malay, Mandarin, Tamil|
|Independence||from the United Kingdom and Malaysia|
|Area||725.7 km2 (280.2 sq mi) (176th)|
|Population (2019)||5,703,600 (115th)|
|Currency||Singapore dollar (S$) (SGD)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (Singapore Standard Time)|
|ISO 3166 code||SG|
|Religion||Buddhism (33%) , Christianity, followed by Islam, Taoism, and Hinduism|
|Climate||Tropical rainforest climate|
Places to Visit in Singapore:
Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. The country is one of the popular tourists destinations of the world. The casino and gambling is also point of attraction for the business and elite class tourists.
|Gardens by the Bay||Singapore Zoo||Singapore Cable Car||Sri Mariamman Temple||Science Centre Singapore|
|Sentosa||Clarke Quay||Buddha Tooth Relic Temple||Fort Siloso||Bukit Timah Nature Reserve|
|Merlion||Resorts World Sentosa||Fort Canning Park||East Coast Park||Telok Ayer Market|
|Universal Studios Singapore||Jurong Bird Park||Helix Bridge||National Parks Board||Saint John's Island|
|Orchard Road||ArtScience Museum||Pulau Ubin||MacRitchie Reservoir||Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve|
|Night Safari||River Safari||Mount Faber Park||Marina Barrage||Supertree Grove|
|Marina Bay||National Museum of Singapore||Haw Par Villa||Kusu Island||CHIJMES|
|Singapore Flyer||Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, Singapore||Skyline Luge Sentosa||Mega Adventure - Singapore||Tanjong Beach|