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Table 1 List of economic markers relevant to Singapore’s major economic industries, according to the Singapore Standard Industrial Classification (SSIC) 2020 classification

From: Forecasting the rate of hand injuries in Singapore

  Classification [26] Economic Marker Abbreviation Unit of Measurement Source Frequency Reason for inclusion
A Agriculture and Fishing Total Livestock Slaughtered AgriLive Number Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of agricultural livestock activity
Total Seafood Handled AgriFish Tonnes Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of agricultural fishing activity
B Manufacturing Manufacturing Index MI Points CEIC Data, Department of Statistics Monthly Reflects manufacturing activity in Singapore
Purchasing Manager Index PMI Percentage Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Material Management Monthly Surveys purchasing managers at businesses in the Manufacturing sector, is a key barometer of the Singapore manufacturing economy
Industrial Production Index IPI Long-term average (hundreds) Singapore Economic Development Board Monthly Real production output of manufacturing, mining, and utilities.
C Electricity, Gas, Steam and Air-conditioning Supply Electricity Generation and Consumption ElectGenCon Gigawatt Hours Department of Statistics, Singapore Monthly Reflects the amount of electricity generated and consumed
Gas Tariffs Gas Cent Per Kilowatt Hour Department of Statistics, Singapore Monthly Reflects the economic activity of gas
D Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation Activities Water Sales WaterS Million Cubic Metres Per Year Department of Statistics, Singapore Annual Reflects the economic acitivty of water supply
E Construction Construction Index CI Points CEIC Data, Department of Statistics Monthly Reflects the level of construction activity in Singapore
F Wholesale and Retail Trade Consumer Price Index CPI Price Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Measures the average price changes over time of a fixed basket of consumption goods and services commonly purchased by the resident households.
G Transportation and Storage Total Air Cargo Handled (Loaded and Discharged) TransAir Number Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of air transport
Total Container Throughput TransSea Thousand Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (‘000 TEUs) Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of sea transport
Total Road Traffic Accident Casualties TransLand Number Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of land transport
H Accommodation and Food Service Activities Residential Units Constructed and Sold by Housing and Development Board ResUnits Number Department of Statistics Singapore Annual Reflects the demand and supply of public housing
Food & Beverage Services Index F&B Index Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the demand and supply of food and beverage industries
I Financial and Insurance Activities Turnover On The Singapore Exchange (Equities) - Mainboard (Volume) SGX Million Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of financial activity in Singapore
J Administrative and Support Service Activities Government Operating Revenue GOR Million Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the level of government indication
K Public Administration and Defence Total Fire Calls Fire Number Department of Statistics Singapore Annual Reflects the activity of the firefighting services
Crime Cases Recorded Police Number Department of Statistics Singapore Annual Reflects the activity of the police services
L Education Enrolment In Educational Institutions Edu Number Department of Statistics Singapore Annual Reflects the demand of education in Singapore
M Health and Social Services Admissions To Public Sector Hospitals HealthC Number Department of Statistics Singapore Monthly Reflects the demand of healthcare in Singapore
N Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Utilisation Of Sports Facilities Sports Total Bookings (Number) Department of Statistics Singapore Annual Reflects the recreational physical activity of people residing in Singapore
Tickted Attendances in the Performing Arts Arts Number Department of Statistics Singapore Annual Reflects the level of The Arts in Singapore