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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 2.14% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 27.94% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 59.49% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 12.81% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 16.27% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 8.98% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$
(824.62 ¥)
9.70 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -2.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,947.69 ¥)
50.20 S$
(4,139.21 ¥)
     -16.34 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 S$
(577.23 ¥)
7.88 S$
(650.00 ¥)
     +12.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.00 S$
(577.23 ¥)
4.61 S$
(380.00 ¥)
     -34.17 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$
(659.69 ¥)
6.06 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -24.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.40 S$
(445.69 ¥)
4.51 S$
(371.96 ¥)
     -16.54 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 S$
(133.21 ¥)
1.63 S$
(134.73 ¥)
     +1.14 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.18 S$
(97.60 ¥)
1.30 S$
(106.92 ¥)
     +9.54 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.07 S$
(912.80 ¥)
8.36 S$
(689.21 ¥)
     -24.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.02 S$
(166.79 ¥)
1.89 S$
(155.94 ¥)
     -6.51 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.27 S$
(104.38 ¥)
2.55 S$
(210.28 ¥)
     +101.46 %
Eggs (12) 2.79 S$
(230.23 ¥)
2.72 S$
(224.19 ¥)
     -2.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.35 S$
(935.66 ¥)
10.62 S$
(875.79 ¥)
     -6.40 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.67 S$
(302.24 ¥)
4.50 S$
(371.47 ¥)
     +22.91 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.49 S$
(782.84 ¥)
12.74 S$
(1,050.82 ¥)
     +34.23 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.77 S$
(146.28 ¥)
3.52 S$
(290.08 ¥)
     +98.31 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.40 S$
(115.65 ¥)
1.97 S$
(162.50 ¥)
     +40.51 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.74 S$
(143.69 ¥)
2.78 S$
(228.99 ¥)
     +59.36 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 S$
(103.67 ¥)
3.96 S$
(326.27 ¥)
     +214.73 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.24 S$
(101.96 ¥)
2.02 S$
(166.29 ¥)
     +63.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.16 S$
(95.54 ¥)
2.08 S$
(171.65 ¥)
     +79.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.30 S$
(189.30 ¥)
2.23 S$
(184.14 ¥)
     -2.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 S$
(131.92 ¥)
1.76 S$
(144.93 ¥)
     +9.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,473.85 ¥)
14.55 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -51.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.76 S$
(475.18 ¥)
3.29 S$
(271.67 ¥)
     -42.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.06 S$
(581.81 ¥)
4.60 S$
(379.08 ¥)
     -34.84 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(1,072.00 ¥)
5.46 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -58.02 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(148.43 ¥)
2.55 S$
(210.00 ¥)
     +41.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.10 S$
(7,512.25 ¥)
121.27 S$
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +33.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(288.62 ¥)
8.49 S$
(700.00 ¥)
     +142.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(72.99 ¥)
5.85 S$
(482.80 ¥)
     +561.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,484.31 ¥)
36.56 S$
(3,015.00 ¥)
     +103.12 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.01 S$
(660.51 ¥)
6.53 S$
(538.81 ¥)
     -18.43 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 126,400.00 S$
(10,423,140.54 ¥)
31,529.84 S$
(2,600,000.00 ¥)
     -75.06 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.98 S$
(14,099.12 ¥)
242.89 S$
(20,029.28 ¥)
     +42.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(14.59 ¥)
0.48 S$
(39.46 ¥)
     +170.45 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.59 S$
(3,594.28 ¥)
49.76 S$
(4,103.48 ¥)
     +14.17 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 124.89 S$
(10,298.95 ¥)
104.16 S$
(8,589.03 ¥)
     -16.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.02 S$
(1,238.19 ¥)
16.21 S$
(1,336.67 ¥)
     +7.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(989.54 ¥)
21.83 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +81.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 105.53 S$
(8,701.79 ¥)
92.86 S$
(7,657.72 ¥)
     -12.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.25 S$
(4,885.92 ¥)
48.97 S$
(4,038.50 ¥)
     -17.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 125.47 S$
(10,346.18 ¥)
103.01 S$
(8,494.49 ¥)
     -17.90 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 138.18 S$
(11,394.81 ¥)
125.31 S$
(10,333.62 ¥)
     -9.31 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,124.18 S$
(257,624.89 ¥)
1,154.22 S$
(95,178.56 ¥)
     -63.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,000.59 S$
(164,971.62 ¥)
718.18 S$
(59,221.85 ¥)
     -64.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,106.94 S$
(503,588.13 ¥)
2,624.83 S$
(216,447.69 ¥)
     -57.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,462.64 S$
(285,534.46 ¥)
1,535.55 S$
(126,624.20 ¥)
     -55.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,404.74 S$
(198,299.00 ¥)
1,670.56 S$
(137,756.84 ¥)
     -30.53 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,247.53 S$
(102,873.25 ¥)
788.36 S$
(65,009.71 ¥)
     -36.81 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,139.02 S$
(341,310.39 ¥)
3,250.60 S$
(268,049.40 ¥)
     -21.46 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.29 1.76      -23.27 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
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