With its excellent trading links and prosperous economy, Singapore is driving a cohesive approach to digitalization.

8 / 10

Digitalization Readiness

Singapore is already using digitalization to benefit its economy and citizens, with a considered approach to its unique position as a city-state.

2 / 10

Digitalization Potential

The next ten years will be critical for Singapore, as the fruit of its many digitalization initiatives and investments combine to support overall objectives.

Sustainability
Sustainability
Mobility
Mobility
Opportunity
Opportunity
KEY FACTS
Urban area 523 km2
Population density 10,985 people per km2
Population growth 24% since 2010

Source: Demographia

2019/2010
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How ready is Singapore for digitalization?

Singapore is consolidating its already advanced position to build a smarter and more sustainable city that supports its core objectives. This vibrant location is geared for success, yet must consider the wide range of unique challenges that come with being a city-state. In its favor, the World Economic Forum singled out Singapore as the most competitive economy in the world in October 2019.

Scores out of 10
Readiness
Potential
Singapore
8
2
Johannesburg
2
5
Taipei
6
2
Los Angeles
7
5
Dubai
6
3
Buenos Aires
3
4
Berlin
6
2
London
8
3
Bengaluru
4
5

Score breakdown

Take a closer look at Singapore’s scores across the three themes of Expo 2020 Dubai; Sustainability, Mobility and Opportunity.

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