The Population of Singapore (Third Edition)
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2012 - 362 頁
The third edition of this book presents a most comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of population trends and patterns in Singapore since its foundation in 1819 to the present day. Separate chapters are devoted to population growth and distribution, changing population structure, migration, mortality trends and differentials, marriage trends and patterns, divorce trends and patterns, fertility trends and differentials, family planning, abortion and sterilisation, fertility policies and programmes, immigration policies and programmes, labour force and future population trends. The strength of the book lies in the author's deep familiarity with the subject acquired through spme personal involvement in the compilation of demographic statistics, as well as the formulation of population policies for the country.
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9 Family Planning Abortion and Sterilisation
abortion according age group annual antinatalist beneﬁt birth order census cent changes childcare Chinese citizenship classiﬁcation couples deﬁned Department of Statistics difﬁculties economic economy of Singapore employment pass family planning female ﬁgures ﬁnally ﬁnancial ﬁrst ﬁve ﬂuctuations foreign workers foreign-born fourth child Government Printer immigration Indians inﬂow inﬂuence intercensal period interracial marriages Lee Hsien Loong Malays male marital married maternity leave Medisave migration Ministry mortality mothers Muslim divorces Muslim marriages natural increase non-Muslim non-resident population number of births occupation Ofﬁce ofﬁcial parents participation rate pattern Peninsular Malaysia Percentage permanent residents persons population control programme population growth post-war pronatalist measures proportion reﬂected registered related workers religion replacement level resident labour force resident population Saw Swee-Hock scheme sector sex ratio Shariah signiﬁcant Singapore citizens Singapore Standard Singaporeans sterilisation Straits of Malacca Straits Settlements Table third child three main races total fertility rate total population trends women Women’s Charter