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Around the city center are new townships that house about 86 percent of the population.
The townships are self-contained and have high-rise apartment blocks, shops, medical and social service buildings, religious buildings, and schools; they are well connected by the Mass Rapid Transport System (MRT), which circles the island. Singapore has a population of about three million, 2.7 million of whom are citizens and permanent residents.
The remembrance of social and economic difficulties influenced the development of a national culture with a focus on wealth and stability and the idea of multiculturalism. These differences are superseded by an identification with Singapore as a homeland with wealth and stability.
Distance and distinction mark ethnic relations within the country.
There are various subdialects of the different languages. Economic prosperity and political stability are associated with the national culture, as is the Singaporean concept kiasu .
The main cultural traditions are Malay, Indian, Chinese, and to some extent Western (British).
The most striking features of the landscape are the high-rise buildings.
This is a distinctly modern architecture with roots in the functionalism of the 1960s.
Other symbols draw on the distinct ethnic traditions.
Chinese, Malays, and Indians draw on symbolic materials and ritual practices from their own traditions and for their own purposes.