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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 0.64% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 26.54% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 58.48% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 16.07% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 17.61% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 11.46% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(957.09 ¥)
10.03 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -16.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,785.43 ¥)
50.15 S$
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -16.41 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(598.18 ¥)
8.15 S$
(650.00 ¥)
     +8.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(638.06 ¥)
4.76 S$
(380.00 ¥)
     -40.44 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 S$
(717.81 ¥)
6.27 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -30.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.46 S$
(435.13 ¥)
4.74 S$
(378.01 ¥)
     -13.13 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.64 S$
(131.15 ¥)
1.71 S$
(136.21 ¥)
     +3.85 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.20 S$
(96.02 ¥)
1.35 S$
(107.47 ¥)
     +11.93 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.36 S$
(906.20 ¥)
8.72 S$
(695.19 ¥)
     -23.28 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.11 S$
(168.59 ¥)
1.94 S$
(154.82 ¥)
     -8.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.30 S$
(103.49 ¥)
2.64 S$
(210.70 ¥)
     +103.61 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 S$
(218.67 ¥)
2.86 S$
(227.84 ¥)
     +4.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.84 S$
(944.44 ¥)
10.78 S$
(859.96 ¥)
     -8.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.79 S$
(302.59 ¥)
4.84 S$
(386.26 ¥)
     +27.65 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.55 S$
(761.53 ¥)
11.64 S$
(928.52 ¥)
     +21.93 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.84 S$
(147.04 ¥)
3.69 S$
(294.55 ¥)
     +100.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.41 S$
(112.63 ¥)
1.89 S$
(150.47 ¥)
     +33.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.84 S$
(146.38 ¥)
3.13 S$
(249.90 ¥)
     +70.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.31 S$
(104.38 ¥)
3.93 S$
(313.38 ¥)
     +200.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.21 S$
(96.87 ¥)
2.21 S$
(176.35 ¥)
     +82.05 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 S$
(95.31 ¥)
2.26 S$
(180.29 ¥)
     +89.16 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.42 S$
(192.85 ¥)
2.37 S$
(188.90 ¥)
     -2.05 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 S$
(127.75 ¥)
1.77 S$
(140.90 ¥)
     +10.29 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,392.71 ¥)
15.05 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -49.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.89 S$
(469.97 ¥)
3.53 S$
(281.51 ¥)
     -40.10 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.96 S$
(554.88 ¥)
4.85 S$
(387.16 ¥)
     -30.23 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(1,036.84 ¥)
5.64 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -56.60 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(143.56 ¥)
2.63 S$
(210.00 ¥)
     +46.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(7,975.71 ¥)
119.11 S$
(9,500.00 ¥)
     +19.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(279.15 ¥)
8.90 S$
(710.00 ¥)
     +154.34 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(70.60 ¥)
6.55 S$
(522.29 ¥)
     +639.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,435.63 ¥)
37.99 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +111.06 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.00 S$
(637.83 ¥)
6.41 S$
(511.33 ¥)
     -19.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 127,900.00 S$
(10,200,938.70 ¥)
31,219.77 S$
(2,490,000.00 ¥)
     -75.59 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.87 S$
(13,308.89 ¥)
248.75 S$
(19,839.20 ¥)
     +49.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(14.61 ¥)
0.52 S$
(41.29 ¥)
     +182.71 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.13 S$
(3,439.64 ¥)
50.69 S$
(4,043.01 ¥)
     +17.54 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 123.61 S$
(9,858.55 ¥)
108.60 S$
(8,661.44 ¥)
     -12.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.75 S$
(1,097.05 ¥)
18.18 S$
(1,450.00 ¥)
     +32.17 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(957.09 ¥)
22.57 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +88.07 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 105.34 S$
(8,401.45 ¥)
95.92 S$
(7,650.45 ¥)
     -8.94 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.27 S$
(4,886.51 ¥)
51.90 S$
(4,139.30 ¥)
     -15.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 123.09 S$
(9,817.68 ¥)
104.62 S$
(8,344.39 ¥)
     -15.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 134.36 S$
(10,716.46 ¥)
129.62 S$
(10,338.32 ¥)
     -3.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,193.37 S$
(254,694.35 ¥)
1,196.46 S$
(95,426.06 ¥)
     -62.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,995.81 S$
(159,180.42 ¥)
742.29 S$
(59,203.26 ¥)
     -62.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,195.65 S$
(494,147.52 ¥)
2,692.90 S$
(214,777.94 ¥)
     -56.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,506.14 S$
(279,639.74 ¥)
1,550.45 S$
(123,659.53 ¥)
     -55.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,313.70 S$
(184,534.14 ¥)
1,806.12 S$
(144,050.76 ¥)
     -21.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,176.97 S$
(93,871.73 ¥)
808.69 S$
(64,499.19 ¥)
     -31.29 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,187.39 S$
(333,974.52 ¥)
3,428.60 S$
(273,455.33 ¥)
     -18.12 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.25 1.65      -26.39 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
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Currency: SGD