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Official Name: Republic of Singapore

Full Name: Republic of Singapore

Population: .077 million (including permanent residents, foreign workers. (June 2010)

Capital: Singapore

Area: 710.2 sq km

Official languages: English, Malay, Mandarin Chinese, Tamil

Major religion: Buddhism, Taoist, Muslim, Christian, Hindu.

Life expectancy: 78 years (men), 82 years (women)

Monetary unit: 1 Singapore dollar (SGD)

Main exports: machinery and equipment, electronics, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and mineral fuels

Internet domain: .sg

International dialing code: +65