04 Jul '11, 8am

S’poreans have ‘unhealthy level of self-centredness’: SKM survey | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

S’poreans have ‘unhealthy level of self-centredness’: SKM survey | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Survey shows that Singaporeans are harsher on fellow Singaporeans. (Yahoo file photo) Singaporeans display an "unhealthy level" of self-centeredness and self-absorption in their perception of their graciousness, a survey by the Singapore Kindness Movement (SKM) revealed. In the third "State of Graciousness in Singapore" survey conducted in January this year, 43 percent of Singapore citizens and PRs rated themselves well in terms of how gracious they are, but when asked to rate the graciousness of other Singaporeans and PRs, only 15 percent gave good ratings. When respondents were asked if they have done a random act of kindness in the last six months, 88 percent or 876 Singaporeans said they had, but only 55 percent or 553 Singaporeans said they had been on the receiving end of any such act. The survey covered 1,404 people in Singapore, including 1,001 citizens and permane...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/blogs/singaporescene/poreans-unh...

Tweets

Singaporeans have an 'unhealthy level of self-centredness', consider selves more gracious than others: SKM survey

Singaporeans have an 'unhealthy level of self-c...

straitstimes.com 04 Jul '11, 3am

Employees at Teckwah Industrial return their food trays after their meals. The third 'The State of Graciousness in Singapo...

Singapore Kindness Movement survey findings

channelnewsasia.com 04 Jul '11, 3am

SINGAPORE : A survey conducted by the Singapore Kindness Movement (SKM) has found an unhealthy level of self-centeredness ...

Singapore Kindness Movement survey findings - C...

channelnewsasia.com 04 Jul '11, 3am

SINGAPORE : A survey conducted by the Singapore Kindness Movement (SKM) has found an unhealthy level of self-centeredness ...

SKM: Singaporeans have "an unhealthy level of s...

todayonline.com 05 Jul '11, 1am

SINGAPORE - Singaporeans think themselves kinder and more gracious than their fellow citizens, according to the latest pol...

Yahoo! presents the Singapore 9 | SingaporeScen...

sg.news.yahoo.com 08 Jul '11, 5am

Welcome to the Singapore 9 , a Yahoo! project to recognise nine Singaporeans who really made a difference in the past year...

Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

sg.news.yahoo.com 14 Jul '11, 1am

The Minister's response should not surprise. What else could we expect? Firstly, the government is a firm believer in the ...

What are the germiest public places? - Yahoo! N...

sg.news.yahoo.com 06 Jul '11, 1am

On average, you can touch as many as 30 germy objects a minute. While coexisting with microbes is a necessary fact of life...

5-year-old boy found dead in Choa Chu Kang | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

5-year-old boy found dead in Choa Chu Kang | Si...

sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Jul '11, 7am

Muhamad Irfan, 5, suffered from injuries and bruises, believed to be caused by rough play. (Yahoo! photo) A five-year-old ...

Toddler born in S’pore in bitter adoption tussle | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Toddler born in S’pore in bitter adoption tussl...

sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Jul '11, 1pm

Mohamed Isaac Bin Mohamed Adnan, 3, was repatriated to Malaysia on 1 July. (Facebook photo) A three-year-old boy born in S...

Is this the worst-ever NDP song? | What’s buzzi...

sg.news.yahoo.com 06 Jul '11, 3am

Please do not allow this song to be used for National Day or for any event in Singapore. It is horrendous and the lyrics a...

Singapore survey: Ruling party losing credibili...

sg.news.yahoo.com 09 Jul '11, 2am

SINGAPORE (AP) -- Fewer Singaporeans consider the ruling People's Action Party to be credible after the party's worst elec...

Bersih supporters gather in Singapore | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Bersih supporters gather in Singapore | Singapo...

sg.news.yahoo.com 10 Jul '11, 4am

120 people in Singapore joined others from around the world in a peaceful Bersih rally. (AFP file photo) Some 120 Bersih s...

MacPherson residents willing to give Tin Pei Li...

sg.news.yahoo.com 06 Jul '11, 4am

I believe she is well aware of the negative public (me included) sentiments of her. Well, "things broken, considered sold"...

Squirrel takes on Lamborghini… and survives | W...

sg.news.yahoo.com 04 Jul '11, 5am

I am a bit surprized by this video. When I stand near a passing train on a station passing at less than half the speed of ...

Top 40 Facebook countries in Asia | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

Top 40 Facebook countries in Asia | What’s buzz...

sg.news.yahoo.com 07 Jul '11, 4am

approaches the one billion mark, Asia's growth will play a huge role in helping the platform reach that figure. With that ...