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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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City in Singapore:
City in Japan:
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Consumer Prices in Japan are 6.83% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 22.37% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 58.52% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 10.67% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 27.30% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 9.27% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(906.47 ¥)
10.59 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -11.75 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,532.33 ¥)
54.28 S$
(4,100.00 ¥)
     -9.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(566.54 ¥)
8.60 S$
(650.00 ¥)
     +14.73 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(604.31 ¥)
5.03 S$
(380.00 ¥)
     -37.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 S$
(679.85 ¥)
6.62 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -26.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.47 S$
(413.55 ¥)
4.98 S$
(376.47 ¥)
     -8.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.65 S$
(124.64 ¥)
1.79 S$
(134.88 ¥)
     +8.21 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.21 S$
(91.75 ¥)
1.42 S$
(107.22 ¥)
     +16.86 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.27 S$
(851.49 ¥)
9.25 S$
(698.93 ¥)
     -17.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.14 S$
(161.52 ¥)
2.05 S$
(154.58 ¥)
     -4.30 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.32 S$
(99.38 ¥)
2.80 S$
(211.57 ¥)
     +112.88 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 S$
(207.14 ¥)
3.04 S$
(229.90 ¥)
     +10.99 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.79 S$
(890.48 ¥)
12.00 S$
(906.84 ¥)
     +1.84 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.82 S$
(288.28 ¥)
5.20 S$
(392.54 ¥)
     +36.17 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.24 S$
(698.13 ¥)
11.76 S$
(888.15 ¥)
     +27.22 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.86 S$
(140.73 ¥)
4.05 S$
(305.56 ¥)
     +117.12 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.41 S$
(106.41 ¥)
2.00 S$
(151.12 ¥)
     +42.02 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.88 S$
(142.02 ¥)
3.61 S$
(272.32 ¥)
     +91.75 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.27 S$
(95.58 ¥)
4.41 S$
(332.78 ¥)
     +248.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 S$
(90.51 ¥)
2.35 S$
(177.58 ¥)
     +96.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 S$
(88.23 ¥)
2.41 S$
(182.36 ¥)
     +106.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.46 S$
(185.91 ¥)
2.52 S$
(190.39 ¥)
     +2.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 S$
(123.98 ¥)
1.89 S$
(142.66 ¥)
     +15.07 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,266.17 ¥)
15.89 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -47.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.90 S$
(445.36 ¥)
3.80 S$
(287.18 ¥)
     -35.52 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.93 S$
(523.67 ¥)
5.18 S$
(391.63 ¥)
     -25.21 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(982.01 ¥)
5.96 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -54.18 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(135.97 ¥)
2.65 S$
(200.00 ¥)
     +47.09 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(7,553.89 ¥)
124.04 S$
(9,370.00 ¥)
     +24.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(264.39 ¥)
9.53 S$
(720.00 ¥)
     +172.33 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(66.86 ¥)
7.03 S$
(531.08 ¥)
     +694.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,359.70 ¥)
40.11 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +122.84 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.04 S$
(607.25 ¥)
6.70 S$
(505.83 ¥)
     -16.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 125,000.00 S$
(9,442,360.19 ¥)
32,830.77 S$
(2,480,000.00 ¥)
     -73.74 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.19 S$
(12,931.47 ¥)
253.68 S$
(19,163.07 ¥)
     +48.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(13.42 ¥)
0.58 S$
(43.78 ¥)
     +226.14 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.75 S$
(3,229.49 ¥)
53.11 S$
(4,011.86 ¥)
     +24.23 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 122.91 S$
(9,284.49 ¥)
116.32 S$
(8,786.67 ¥)
     -5.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.57 S$
(1,025.11 ¥)
19.68 S$
(1,486.84 ¥)
     +45.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(906.47 ¥)
23.83 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +98.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.72 S$
(7,834.74 ¥)
99.31 S$
(7,501.58 ¥)
     -4.25 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.87 S$
(4,522.82 ¥)
54.45 S$
(4,113.31 ¥)
     -9.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 122.98 S$
(9,289.80 ¥)
110.45 S$
(8,343.40 ¥)
     -10.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 136.04 S$
(10,276.02 ¥)
140.83 S$
(10,637.86 ¥)
     +3.52 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,136.11 S$
(236,898.33 ¥)
1,215.60 S$
(91,825.10 ¥)
     -61.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,970.64 S$
(148,859.74 ¥)
754.15 S$
(56,967.73 ¥)
     -61.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,180.41 S$
(466,861.44 ¥)
2,605.22 S$
(196,795.45 ¥)
     -57.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,459.50 S$
(261,327.07 ¥)
1,535.00 S$
(115,951.82 ¥)
     -55.63 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,180.95 S$
(164,746.27 ¥)
1,193.53 S$
(90,157.79 ¥)
     -45.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,132.14 S$
(85,520.59 ¥)
560.58 S$
(42,345.50 ¥)
     -50.49 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,155.85 S$
(313,928.21 ¥)
3,525.51 S$
(266,313.32 ¥)
     -15.17 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.28 1.53      -32.81 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:656564
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Currency: SGD