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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and Singapore Reverse

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You would need around 8,239.29S$ (22,135.57AED) 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).

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Consumer Prices in Singapore are 30.63% higher than in Dubai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 16.50% higher than in Dubai
Rent Prices in Singapore are 3.81% higher than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 5.12% lower than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 23.90% higher than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 21.71% lower than in Dubai

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  Dubai  Singapore      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED     26.87 AED      +7.46 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 155.00 AED     155.82 AED      +0.53 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 22.00 AED     18.81 AED      -14.52 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 35.00 AED     21.49 AED      -38.59 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 35.00 AED     25.52 AED      -27.08 %
Cappuccino (regular) 15.64 AED     14.71 AED      -5.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.56 AED     4.35 AED      +178.17 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.07 AED     3.20 AED      +198.59 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 5.56 AED     9.76 AED      +75.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.41 AED     6.44 AED      +45.97 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 8.54 AED     12.79 AED      +49.64 %
Eggs (12) 9.73 AED     8.50 AED      -12.63 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 31.54 AED     52.15 AED      +65.35 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 27.10 AED     23.71 AED      -12.53 %
Apples (1kg) 10.24 AED     10.81 AED      +5.60 %
Oranges (1kg) 9.92 AED     10.21 AED      +2.87 %
Tomato (1kg) 6.72 AED     8.93 AED      +32.88 %
Potato (1kg) 5.04 AED     5.71 AED      +13.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.54 AED     6.10 AED      -6.69 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.02 AED     4.36 AED      +115.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 75.00 AED     94.03 AED      +25.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 22.75 AED     15.18 AED      -33.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 27.00 AED     15.45 AED      -42.79 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED     34.66 AED      +246.57 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 AED     4.70 AED      -5.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 220.00 AED     322.39 AED      +46.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 AED     9.13 AED      +82.69 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 AED     1.77 AED      -11.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.77 AED     48.36 AED      +62.41 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.75 AED     5.46 AED      +211.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 80,000.00 AED     376,122.00 AED      +370.15 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 552.29 AED     542.03 AED      -1.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.51 AED     0.49 AED      -4.61 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 291.48 AED     92.42 AED      -68.29 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 335.90 AED     395.31 AED      +17.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 90.00 AED     40.30 AED      -55.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED     32.24 AED      -7.89 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 328.18 AED     274.02 AED      -16.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 237.44 AED     152.46 AED      -35.79 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 347.94 AED     343.88 AED      -1.17 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 397.78 AED     397.85 AED      +0.02 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,736.09 AED     9,624.25 AED      +24.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,391.81 AED     6,294.29 AED      +16.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,554.48 AED     16,692.18 AED      +0.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 11,258.12 AED     9,889.19 AED      -12.16 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,872.86 AED     65,438.99 AED      +246.74 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,024.76 AED     34,398.60 AED      +212.01 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 11,519.93 AED     10,507.32 AED      -8.79 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.82     2.26      -53.11 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015April, 2015
Contributors:373296
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: AED