Republic of Singapore

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. For the early history of the settlement (1819) and colony (1867) see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1959, pp. 246 f.


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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information: The Department of Statistics (PO Box 3010, Maxwell Road, Singapore 9050) was established 1 Jan. 1922. Its publications include: Singapore Trade Statistics (monthly), Monthly Digest of Statistics, Yearbook of Statistics, Singapore Demographic Bulletin (monthly), Census of Populalion 1980. Singapore Yearbook of Labour Statistics. Chief Statistician: Khoo Chian Kim.Google Scholar
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1986

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