Of the 5,920 power sector employees in 2018, the majority (3,280 employees) were technical staff (i.e. engineers, technical officers and technicians). Residents* constituted the bulk (93.6%) of the workforce in the power sector in 2018. The workforce grew by 5.3% per annum from 2016 to 2018, due to the entry of new players in the power sector.
*Residents refers to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents.
Power Sector Employees by Nature of Work or by Residency Status