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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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City in Singapore:
City in Japan:
Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Japan are 0.28% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 25.57% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 57.94% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 14.48% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 17.78% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 12.46% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(946.11 ¥)
10.15 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -15.44 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,730.53 ¥)
50.73 S$
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -15.44 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(591.32 ¥)
8.24 S$
(650.00 ¥)
     +9.92 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(630.74 ¥)
4.68 S$
(369.25 ¥)
     -41.46 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 S$
(630.74 ¥)
6.34 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -20.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.44 S$
(429.02 ¥)
4.74 S$
(373.42 ¥)
     -12.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.64 S$
(129.02 ¥)
1.71 S$
(135.06 ¥)
     +4.68 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.20 S$
(94.40 ¥)
1.36 S$
(107.15 ¥)
     +13.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.31 S$
(891.86 ¥)
8.70 S$
(685.63 ¥)
     -23.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.10 S$
(165.32 ¥)
1.95 S$
(153.51 ¥)
     -7.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.30 S$
(102.12 ¥)
2.67 S$
(210.81 ¥)
     +106.43 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 S$
(215.93 ¥)
2.83 S$
(223.34 ¥)
     +3.43 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.57 S$
(990.67 ¥)
11.42 S$
(900.21 ¥)
     -9.13 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.84 S$
(303.14 ¥)
4.78 S$
(376.58 ¥)
     +24.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.66 S$
(761.74 ¥)
12.06 S$
(951.03 ¥)
     +24.85 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.83 S$
(144.28 ¥)
3.70 S$
(291.53 ¥)
     +102.06 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.45 S$
(113.99 ¥)
1.92 S$
(151.33 ¥)
     +32.76 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.85 S$
(145.96 ¥)
3.12 S$
(245.96 ¥)
     +68.51 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.31 S$
(103.18 ¥)
3.95 S$
(311.11 ¥)
     +201.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.21 S$
(95.56 ¥)
2.11 S$
(166.23 ¥)
     +73.94 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 S$
(94.22 ¥)
2.16 S$
(170.02 ¥)
     +80.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 S$
(183.22 ¥)
2.35 S$
(185.10 ¥)
     +1.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 S$
(127.64 ¥)
1.81 S$
(142.82 ¥)
     +11.89 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,365.27 ¥)
15.22 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -49.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.79 S$
(456.67 ¥)
3.51 S$
(276.80 ¥)
     -39.39 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.87 S$
(541.46 ¥)
4.86 S$
(382.80 ¥)
     -29.30 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(1,024.95 ¥)
5.71 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -56.10 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(141.92 ¥)
2.66 S$
(210.00 ¥)
     +47.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(7,884.22 ¥)
126.84 S$
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +26.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(275.95 ¥)
9.01 S$
(710.00 ¥)
     +157.30 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(69.79 ¥)
6.53 S$
(514.99 ¥)
     +637.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,419.16 ¥)
38.43 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +113.51 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.98 S$
(629.52 ¥)
6.55 S$
(516.68 ¥)
     -17.93 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 128,000.00 S$
(10,091,797.94 ¥)
31,246.73 S$
(2,463,559.75 ¥)
     -75.59 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.85 S$
(13,154.68 ¥)
249.96 S$
(19,707.26 ¥)
     +49.81 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(14.33 ¥)
0.50 S$
(39.56 ¥)
     +175.94 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.00 S$
(3,390.21 ¥)
51.91 S$
(4,093.07 ¥)
     +20.73 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 123.84 S$
(9,763.46 ¥)
110.59 S$
(8,719.32 ¥)
     -10.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.95 S$
(1,099.85 ¥)
17.94 S$
(1,414.71 ¥)
     +28.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(946.11 ¥)
22.83 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +90.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.33 S$
(8,147.02 ¥)
96.74 S$
(7,626.84 ¥)
     -6.39 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.60 S$
(4,777.55 ¥)
52.03 S$
(4,102.09 ¥)
     -14.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 122.46 S$
(9,655.20 ¥)
105.60 S$
(8,325.56 ¥)
     -13.77 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.29 S$
(10,509.14 ¥)
133.93 S$
(10,558.96 ¥)
     +0.47 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,180.86 S$
(250,786.24 ¥)
1,185.22 S$
(93,445.69 ¥)
     -62.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,986.19 S$
(156,595.57 ¥)
738.10 S$
(58,193.80 ¥)
     -62.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,076.40 S$
(479,076.92 ¥)
2,691.79 S$
(212,226.45 ¥)
     -55.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,479.65 S$
(274,342.85 ¥)
1,566.00 S$
(123,467.21 ¥)
     -55.00 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,368.34 S$
(186,725.37 ¥)
1,740.83 S$
(137,251.19 ¥)
     -26.50 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,174.28 S$
(92,582.88 ¥)
819.84 S$
(64,637.83 ¥)
     -30.18 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,150.69 S$
(327,249.21 ¥)
3,474.39 S$
(273,928.12 ¥)
     -16.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.26 1.65      -27.19 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
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