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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 13.57% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 37.42% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 64.62% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 15.03% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 2.99% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 30.13% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     8.82 S$      -11.84 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     44.08 S$      -11.84 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.16 S$      +2.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.75 S$     4.04 S$      -40.14 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.51 S$      -31.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.21 S$     4.08 S$      -21.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.56 S$     1.47 S$      -5.94 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.17 S$      +5.95 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.82 S$     2.04 S$      -27.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.08 S$     1.91 S$      -7.96 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.22 S$     5.27 S$      +63.60 %
Eggs (12) 2.76 S$     2.37 S$      -13.99 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.19 S$     19.66 S$      +2.42 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.51 S$     9.44 S$      -0.70 %
Apples (1kg) 3.79 S$     5.85 S$      +54.44 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.48 S$     5.04 S$      +45.10 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.80 S$     7.06 S$      +152.25 %
Potato (1kg) 2.52 S$     3.49 S$      +38.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.02 S$     2.02 S$      +0.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 S$     1.53 S$      -17.22 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     13.22 S$      -55.92 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.84 S$     2.95 S$      -49.42 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.59 S$     3.48 S$      -37.78 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     4.85 S$      -59.59 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.20 S$      +22.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     110.20 S$      +10.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.30 S$     7.71 S$      +133.76 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.50 S$      +484.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     33.06 S$      +83.67 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.14 S$     1.69 S$      -20.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     29,148.11 S$      -79.18 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 190.39 S$     219.75 S$      +15.42 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.56 S$      +178.98 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.40 S$     40.98 S$      +4.02 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.36 S$     95.59 S$      -28.86 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.11 S$     17.70 S$      +59.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     19.84 S$      +80.33 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 114.15 S$     87.01 S$      -23.78 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.81 S$     51.29 S$      -18.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 133.31 S$     87.43 S$      -34.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.12 S$     107.56 S$      -20.40 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,322.29 S$     1,094.10 S$      -67.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,127.59 S$     654.12 S$      -69.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,071.09 S$     2,278.38 S$      -62.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,615.79 S$     1,328.75 S$      -63.25 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 20,629.54 S$     6,880.54 S$      -66.65 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,480.57 S$     4,371.67 S$      -61.92 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,830.42 S$     3,119.36 S$      -18.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.29     1.94      -15.09 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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