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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 7.06% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 32.01% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 61.01% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 7.72% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 9.83% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 26.42% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.44 S$      -5.56 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     47.22 S$      -5.56 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.67 S$      +9.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.52 S$     4.49 S$      -31.25 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.90 S$      -26.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.17 S$     4.35 S$      -15.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 S$     1.56 S$      +0.62 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.25 S$      +12.19 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.84 S$     2.17 S$      -23.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.10 S$     2.07 S$      -1.20 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.20 S$     5.65 S$      +76.56 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 S$     2.54 S$      -7.36 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.27 S$     21.06 S$      +9.26 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.66 S$     10.12 S$      +4.76 %
Apples (1kg) 3.90 S$     6.32 S$      +61.80 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 S$     5.41 S$      +53.53 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.91 S$     7.14 S$      +145.27 %
Potato (1kg) 2.63 S$     3.80 S$      +44.39 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.01 S$     2.17 S$      +7.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 S$     1.64 S$      -11.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     14.17 S$      -52.78 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.81 S$     3.17 S$      -45.46 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.65 S$     3.77 S$      -33.34 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.19 S$      -56.71 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.36 S$      +31.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     118.05 S$      +18.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.30 S$     8.26 S$      +150.42 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.73 S$      +521.75 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     35.42 S$      +96.76 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.14 S$     1.81 S$      -15.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     31,225.15 S$      -77.70 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 191.82 S$     236.98 S$      +23.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.62 S$      +204.10 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.77 S$     44.14 S$      +8.25 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.70 S$     100.88 S$      -24.55 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.06 S$     17.31 S$      +56.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     21.25 S$      +93.18 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 114.53 S$     92.65 S$      -19.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.17 S$     54.44 S$      -13.82 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 131.27 S$     94.24 S$      -28.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.12 S$     116.40 S$      -13.85 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,246.37 S$     1,174.16 S$      -63.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,098.25 S$     699.11 S$      -66.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,992.86 S$     2,464.62 S$      -58.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,578.38 S$     1,423.65 S$      -60.22 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 20,365.30 S$     7,180.62 S$      -64.74 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,431.84 S$     4,608.75 S$      -59.68 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,825.68 S$     3,288.38 S$      -14.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.35     2.00      -14.97 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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