Figure 2. Health Care Expenditure in Singapore (image) World Scientific Share Print E-Mail Caption Singapore's total population is projected to grow from 5.4 million in 2013 to 6.5 million by 2020, at a CAGR of 2.6 percent. Tighter restrictions on the entry of foreign workers, fewer foreigners being granted Permanent Resident status, and a low fertility rate among Singaporeans are critical factors contributing to the slow population growth. Credit APBN Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.