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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and Singapore Reverse

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You would need around 7,826.55S$ (21,261.53AED) in Singapore to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 19,000.00AED in Dubai (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index. This comparison assumes net earnings (after income tax).

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Singapore are 27.60% higher than in Dubai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 11.90% higher than in Dubai
Rent Prices in Singapore are 2.43% lower than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 10.11% lower than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 22.22% higher than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 13.09% lower than in Dubai

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  Dubai  Singapore      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED     27.17 AED      +8.66 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED     135.83 AED      -9.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 23.00 AED     19.02 AED      -17.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 35.00 AED     19.02 AED      -45.67 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 35.00 AED     21.73 AED      -37.91 %
Cappuccino (regular) 15.52 AED     14.57 AED      -6.08 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.53 AED     4.26 AED      +177.95 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.07 AED     2.96 AED      +175.67 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 5.50 AED     7.74 AED      +40.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.36 AED     5.90 AED      +35.39 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 8.79 AED     9.04 AED      +2.83 %
Eggs (12) 9.60 AED     7.80 AED      -18.79 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 31.59 AED     53.21 AED      +68.46 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 26.65 AED     25.43 AED      -4.58 %
Apples (1kg) 9.70 AED     10.86 AED      +11.98 %
Oranges (1kg) 9.29 AED     9.79 AED      +5.37 %
Tomato (1kg) 6.66 AED     7.86 AED      +17.99 %
Potato (1kg) 5.10 AED     7.13 AED      +39.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.67 AED     5.30 AED      -20.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.08 AED     4.48 AED      +115.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 75.00 AED     81.50 AED      +8.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 22.75 AED     14.65 AED      -35.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 27.00 AED     16.56 AED      -38.67 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED     35.04 AED      +250.44 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 AED     4.89 AED      -2.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 230.00 AED     271.66 AED      +18.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 AED     9.24 AED      +84.73 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 AED     1.49 AED      -25.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED     47.54 AED      +58.47 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.76 AED     5.75 AED      +226.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 80,000.00 AED     375,975.92 AED      +369.97 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 550.64 AED     524.09 AED      -4.82 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.50 AED     0.54 AED      +6.81 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 289.62 AED     108.76 AED      -62.45 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 335.90 AED     370.26 AED      +10.23 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 96.67 AED     33.96 AED      -64.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED     32.60 AED      -6.86 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 337.27 AED     291.84 AED      -13.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 232.07 AED     165.55 AED      -28.66 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 354.06 AED     365.07 AED      +3.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 403.33 AED     375.11 AED      -7.00 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,648.99 AED     8,577.67 AED      +12.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,358.88 AED     5,816.70 AED      +8.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,054.51 AED     15,332.16 AED      -4.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 11,097.44 AED     9,362.76 AED      -15.63 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,493.58 AED     59,277.72 AED      +220.53 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,428.40 AED     33,708.74 AED      +194.96 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 11,329.78 AED     11,019.31 AED      -2.74 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.94     2.24      -54.69 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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