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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 6.83% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 32.23% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 61.69% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 7.14% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 10.49% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 28.00% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.55 S$      -4.47 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     47.77 S$      -4.47 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.76 S$      +10.88 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 S$     4.66 S$      -22.38 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.97 S$      -25.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.13 S$     4.40 S$      -14.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.57 S$     1.58 S$      +0.76 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.12 S$     1.27 S$      +13.66 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.86 S$     2.20 S$      -22.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.10 S$     2.10 S$      +0.45 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.23 S$     5.69 S$      +75.89 %
Eggs (12) 2.72 S$     2.56 S$      -5.72 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.33 S$     21.05 S$      +8.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.80 S$     10.10 S$      +3.02 %
Apples (1kg) 3.92 S$     6.51 S$      +65.98 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.57 S$     5.63 S$      +57.71 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.04 S$     7.54 S$      +147.77 %
Potato (1kg) 2.56 S$     4.05 S$      +58.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.98 S$     2.24 S$      +13.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 S$     1.71 S$      -7.22 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     14.93 S$      -50.24 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.76 S$     3.26 S$      -43.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.83 S$     3.84 S$      -34.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.25 S$      -56.21 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.39 S$      +32.68 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     119.41 S$      +19.41 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.22 S$     8.36 S$      +159.19 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.73 S$      +521.35 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     35.82 S$      +99.02 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.15 S$     1.83 S$      -14.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     31,585.10 S$      -77.44 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 194.95 S$     240.92 S$      +23.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.62 S$      +212.76 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.68 S$     45.00 S$      +7.98 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.02 S$     101.05 S$      -24.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.49 S$     18.18 S$      +58.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     21.49 S$      +95.41 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 116.04 S$     94.21 S$      -18.82 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.26 S$     56.58 S$      -13.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 133.98 S$     96.12 S$      -28.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.61 S$     117.03 S$      -13.70 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,212.82 S$     1,153.04 S$      -64.11 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,108.93 S$     710.23 S$      -66.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,052.42 S$     2,432.81 S$      -59.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,610.96 S$     1,459.93 S$      -59.57 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,527.91 S$     7,003.83 S$      -64.13 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,676.38 S$     4,524.34 S$      -61.25 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,822.16 S$     3,315.61 S$      -13.25 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.37     2.00      -15.53 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014September, 2014
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