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Singapore's Information

Flag of Singapore
Land Area 687 km2
Water Area 10 km2
Total Area 697km2 (#176)
Population 5,781,728 (#113)
Population Density 8,415.91/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $488.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $87,100
Currency Dollar (SGD)
Largest Cities
Singapore Flag:
Flag of Singapore

The Singapore flag was officially adopted on December 3, 1959.

The white crescent represents Singapore as a new nation; the five stars symbolize democracy, equality, justice, peace and progress; white is representative of the purity and virtue of the people, and red stands for universal brotherhood.

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Singapore Coat of Arms:
Flag of Singapore

Adopted in 1959, the coat of arms of Singapore is composed of a lion and a tiger standing upon stalks of rice and supporting a shield.

The blue ribbon at the base reads "Majulah Singapura" ("Onward Singapore").

This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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