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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 11.38% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 36.48% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 65.66% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 12.04% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 7.03% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 21.46% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.21 S$      -7.89 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     46.06 S$      -7.89 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 S$     7.48 S$      +6.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.00 S$     4.38 S$      -37.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.76 S$      -28.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.23 S$     4.19 S$      -19.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 S$     1.53 S$      -1.91 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.08 S$     1.22 S$      +12.41 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.84 S$     2.13 S$      -25.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.08 S$     1.96 S$      -5.76 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.06 S$     5.18 S$      +69.65 %
Eggs (12) 2.82 S$     2.53 S$      -10.39 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 17.06 S$     20.06 S$      +17.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.10 S$     9.55 S$      +4.97 %
Apples (1kg) 3.79 S$     5.80 S$      +52.75 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.38 S$     5.13 S$      +51.80 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.70 S$     6.93 S$      +156.93 %
Potato (1kg) 2.45 S$     3.54 S$      +44.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.86 S$     2.01 S$      +7.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 S$     1.58 S$      -14.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     13.53 S$      -54.90 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.61 S$     3.20 S$      -42.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.73 S$     3.97 S$      -30.74 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.50 S$     5.07 S$      -59.47 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 S$     2.30 S$      +35.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     115.14 S$      +15.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.40 S$     7.66 S$      +125.20 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.58 S$     3.68 S$      +540.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.80 S$     34.54 S$      +94.05 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.16 S$     1.81 S$      -16.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     30,453.89 S$      -78.25 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 193.09 S$     245.87 S$      +27.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.49 S$      +142.17 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.09 S$     44.66 S$      +11.42 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.78 S$     97.43 S$      -27.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.09 S$     17.11 S$      +54.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$     20.72 S$      +72.71 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 105.31 S$     90.98 S$      -13.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.36 S$     49.85 S$      -18.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 128.64 S$     91.68 S$      -28.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.97 S$     109.10 S$      -19.76 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,155.16 S$     987.11 S$      -68.71 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,063.95 S$     595.84 S$      -71.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,744.32 S$     2,060.65 S$      -64.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,509.62 S$     1,355.28 S$      -61.38 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 21,927.95 S$     7,048.82 S$      -67.85 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,214.05 S$     4,424.37 S$      -63.78 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,928.07 S$     3,030.91 S$      -22.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.19     1.90      -12.96 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015January, 2015
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