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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 6.42% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 31.53% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 60.76% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 6.94% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 10.55% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 26.38% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.54 S$      -4.64 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     47.68 S$      -4.64 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.75 S$      +10.68 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.15 S$     4.35 S$      -29.26 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.96 S$      -25.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.17 S$     4.39 S$      -15.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 S$     1.58 S$      +1.94 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.26 S$      +13.56 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.85 S$     2.19 S$      -22.98 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.10 S$     2.09 S$      -0.24 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.20 S$     5.70 S$      +78.23 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 S$     2.56 S$      -6.46 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.27 S$     21.26 S$      +10.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.66 S$     10.22 S$      +5.73 %
Apples (1kg) 3.90 S$     6.38 S$      +63.32 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 S$     5.46 S$      +54.96 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.91 S$     7.20 S$      +147.51 %
Potato (1kg) 2.63 S$     3.84 S$      +45.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.01 S$     2.19 S$      +8.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 S$     1.66 S$      -11.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     14.30 S$      -52.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.81 S$     3.20 S$      -44.94 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.65 S$     3.81 S$      -32.69 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.24 S$      -56.29 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.38 S$      +32.44 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     119.20 S$      +19.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.30 S$     8.34 S$      +152.85 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.77 S$      +527.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     35.76 S$      +98.66 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.14 S$     1.83 S$      -14.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     31,527.98 S$      -77.48 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 191.82 S$     239.28 S$      +24.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.62 S$      +207.05 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.77 S$     44.56 S$      +9.28 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.12 S$     101.86 S$      -24.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.06 S$     17.48 S$      +58.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     21.46 S$      +95.05 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 113.94 S$     93.52 S$      -17.92 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.17 S$     54.95 S$      -13.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 131.29 S$     95.16 S$      -27.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.29 S$     117.53 S$      -12.48 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,229.21 S$     1,172.84 S$      -63.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,091.07 S$     705.89 S$      -66.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,996.03 S$     2,487.76 S$      -58.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,574.67 S$     1,437.46 S$      -59.79 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 20,367.41 S$     7,247.60 S$      -64.42 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,431.14 S$     4,653.62 S$      -59.29 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,834.36 S$     3,317.83 S$      -13.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.34     2.00      -14.59 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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