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Singapore

Singapore Culture Stats

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  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from legally and illegally produced alcohol, by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age: Legal drinking age of African countries.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date: The date when the first McDonald's outlet opened in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location: City or neighborhood of the first McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes: Facts and peculiarities regarding the opening of a McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Year entered: Year in which the first KFC opened in each country. 
  • Gambling > Casinos: Amount of casinos in each country.
  • Happy Planet Index: The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is calculated from three components: Perceived well-being, life expectancy and ecological footprint. A higher value indicates a happier population.
  • Hobbies > Homebrewing legality: States whether and under which conditions it is legal for individuals to brew beer in their private premises.
  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military: Allows gays to serve openly in military?.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts: Same-sex sexual activity.

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  • Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year: This list compares the average annual consumption of cigarettes per adult in countries around the world. Ten european countries top the list, all located at the East of the continent, with the exception of Greece. Developed asian countries like China, South Korea and Japan also register high cigarette consumption, while Africa hosts the countries with less consumption.
  • Smoking > Pack of 20 cigarettes price: This stat compares the price of a standard pack of 20 cigarrettes, expressed in euros. Prices were compiled from 2012 to 2014. The estimate cigarette consumption -measured in annual cigarettes per adult/year- in the country with the cheapest prices in this list (Indonesia) is roughly double of that in the country with the most expensive tobacco (Norway).
  • Tobacco > Purchase age: Purchase age.

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  • Tobacco > Smoking age: Smoking age.

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 1.55 2005 152nd out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age 18 2014 12th out of 33
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date October 20, 1979 2012
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Liat Towers, Orchard Road 2012
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes First outlet in Southeast Asia . See McDonald's Singapore 2012
Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Year entered 1,977 2014 16th out of 19
Gambling > Casinos 2 2014 7th out of 8
Happy Planet Index 48.2 2009 49th out of 143
Hobbies > Homebrewing legality Legal up to 30 liters per household per month. Brewers must be 18 years of age or older, and the brewing process must not "degrade the environment". The product must not be sold. 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military Due to conscription, but gays are not allowed to go to command school or serve in sensitive units. 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Male illegal (Penalty: up to 2 years prison sentence; no plan to repeal 377A and not enforced since 1999) Female legal 2014
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 547 2014 88th out of 184
Smoking > Pack of 20 cigarettes price €6.6 2014 6th out of 10
Tobacco > Purchase age 18 2014 9th out of 88
Tobacco > Smoking age 18 2014 10th out of 44

Citation

"Singapore Culture Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Singapore/Culture

Singapore Culture Profiles (Subcategories)

Food and drink 14 Smoking 3
Gambling 3