Global Property Guide

Financial Information for the Residential Property Buyer


Ec. Freedom 5 Years - Singapore Compared to Asia

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North Korea 391.67%
Philippines 14.90%
Uzbekistan 14.11%
China 12.12%
Malaysia 11.11%
Indonesia 9.82%
Nepal 9.78%
Georgia 9.49%
Tajikistan 8.93%
Kazakhstan 8.47%
Turkmenistan 8.14%
Laos 8.02%
Azerbaijan 7.98%
Timor-Leste 6.85%
Taiwan 6.41%
South Korea 6.24%
Bangladesh 3.35%
Cambodia 3.33%
Bhutan 3.26%
Vietnam 2.22%
Maldives 2.22%
Armenia 2.19%
Thailand 2.03%
Kyrgyztan 1.54%
Singapore 1.23%
Hong Kong -0.09%
Sri Lanka -1.55%
Macau -1.57%
Japan -2.82%
Pakistan -3.43%
India -3.59%
Mongolia -10.96%
 

Singapore: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse


Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal


Singapore has a quarterly residential property index, which can be accessed from the Urban Redevelopment Authority's site. Excellent economics data are from the Singapore Statistics and the Monetary Authority of Singapore..