Inflation & Monetary Policy

MAS carries out the full range of central banking functions related to formulating and implementing monetary policy. Learn more about MAS' role as a central bank and our its role in formulating Singapore’s monetary policy.

Understanding Inflation & Monetary Policy

Watch short animation videos to understand MAS' role as a central bank and its objectives for monetary policy.

MAS as a Central Bank

Objective of MAS’ Monetary Policy

Inflation Calculators

Ever wondered how much prices have risen since the 1970s? The inflation calculators allow you to compare prices of goods and services, as well as wages, over the years, after adjusting for the inflation rates experienced in Singapore since 1961.