Singapore Population Health Studies
To discover how lifestyle factors, physiological factors, genetic factors and their interactions impact the development of common health conditions. In addition, we aim to monitor risk factors in the population and gain insight into determinants of health-related behaviours.
- Start Year
- End Year
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- Disease follow-up for all the cohorts is conducted by active follow-up every 5 years and linkage to national disease and death registries. A round of follow-up on all of these cohorts have begun in 2016 and will complete in 2021. This is the first follow-up wave of the entire SPHS.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- adult Singaporeans and long-term residents from three major ethnic groups (Chinese, Malay and Indian)
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.