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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 5.42% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 30.80% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 60.11% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 5.22% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 11.87% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 33.58% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.73 S$      -2.68 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     48.66 S$      -2.68 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.91 S$      +12.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 S$     4.74 S$      -20.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     6.08 S$      -23.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.15 S$     4.48 S$      -13.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.58 S$     1.61 S$      +2.21 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.12 S$     1.29 S$      +15.65 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.85 S$     2.24 S$      -21.43 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.09 S$     2.11 S$      +1.34 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.26 S$     5.72 S$      +75.45 %
Eggs (12) 2.70 S$     2.61 S$      -3.34 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 18.69 S$     21.13 S$      +13.06 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.91 S$     10.19 S$      +2.85 %
Apples (1kg) 3.96 S$     6.63 S$      +67.65 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.62 S$     5.80 S$      +59.95 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.08 S$     7.26 S$      +135.40 %
Potato (1kg) 2.56 S$     4.01 S$      +56.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.01 S$     2.33 S$      +15.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.83 S$     1.75 S$      -4.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     15.81 S$      -47.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.76 S$     3.25 S$      -43.54 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.86 S$     3.81 S$      -35.05 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.35 S$      -55.39 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.43 S$      +35.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 98.00 S$     121.65 S$      +24.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 S$     8.52 S$      +162.02 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.62 S$     3.80 S$      +507.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     36.50 S$      +102.75 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.15 S$     1.85 S$      -13.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     30,412.77 S$      -78.28 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 198.78 S$     245.08 S$      +23.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.65 S$      +230.99 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.09 S$     46.12 S$      +12.25 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 131.71 S$     105.71 S$      -19.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.42 S$     17.03 S$      +49.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     21.90 S$      +99.07 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 118.49 S$     94.78 S$      -20.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.76 S$     57.75 S$      -12.18 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 132.80 S$     97.53 S$      -26.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 139.52 S$     112.24 S$      -19.55 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,266.91 S$     1,203.17 S$      -63.17 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,118.33 S$     720.17 S$      -66.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,073.08 S$     2,582.20 S$      -57.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,581.58 S$     1,493.65 S$      -58.30 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,939.76 S$     6,782.81 S$      -65.98 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,394.52 S$     4,642.02 S$      -59.26 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,697.15 S$     3,417.54 S$      -7.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.36     2.00      -15.15 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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