Wednesday, 3 June 2015

The densest places in Singapore

We all know that Singapore is one of the most densely populated countries in the world. Ever wondered where the most densely populated areas in Singapore are? Take a look at the map below:

Did you know that Choa Chu Kang is the most densely populated HDB town in Singapore? There are more than 28,000 residents per sq km of land area in CCK; that makes Bedok and Jurong West appear sparse!

Do you live in CCK? Share with us what it's like living in the densest town in Singapore.

Data sources: Ministry of Trade and Industry - Department of Statistics and Urban Redevelopment Authority via Retrieved 3 Jun 2015.
Any analysis or transformation of the data is mine own and shall not be attributed to the Singapore Government or its Statutory Boards.


  1. Hello Peter, I saw this visualisation, and would like to know which dataset you used from the site.

    Also, may I use this in a research project I am doing? You will be attributed, along with


    1. Hi. You can find the latest dataset at What's your research topic?