The Singapore Department of Statistics have recently released their Population in Brief (PIB) 2018 Report with fresh data on Singapore’s population. It provides key updates and trends on Singapore’s population, particularly in relation to citizenship marriages, births and Immigration.
As Immigration Specialists who meet hopeful Singapore PR and Citizenship applicants daily, our industry insights has once again proved vital in assisting many of our clients attain approval for the year 2018. As we deep dive into the data presented in these reports we would like to bring focus on the following findings :
1) Singapore's Citizen Population continues to age. In tandem, our resident old-age support ratio stands higher
2) The PR population remained relatively stable with a slight decrease in the total number of PRs in Singapore in the last year
3) 22,076 Singapore Citizens (SCs) and 31,849 PRs were granted in the last year
4) The majority of our PRs are in the prime working ages of 25-49 years
How does one then take advantage of increasing opportunities for their Singapore PR / Citizenship application to be given strong consideration for Approvals?