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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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City in Japan:
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Consumer Prices in Japan are 7.83% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 20.40% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 55.99% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 12.07% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 26.90% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 4.50% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(900.45 ¥)
10.66 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -11.16 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,502.27 ¥)
53.31 S$
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -11.16 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(562.78 ¥)
8.66 S$
(650.00 ¥)
     +15.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(600.30 ¥)
4.66 S$
(350.00 ¥)
     -41.70 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.00 S$
(750.38 ¥)
6.66 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -33.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.47 S$
(410.30 ¥)
4.99 S$
(374.48 ¥)
     -8.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.69 S$
(126.59 ¥)
1.77 S$
(133.16 ¥)
     +5.19 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.25 S$
(93.70 ¥)
1.42 S$
(106.43 ¥)
     +13.59 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.41 S$
(856.43 ¥)
9.34 S$
(700.82 ¥)
     -18.17 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.12 S$
(159.01 ¥)
2.08 S$
(155.91 ¥)
     -1.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.33 S$
(99.76 ¥)
2.93 S$
(219.76 ¥)
     +120.28 %
Eggs (12) 2.77 S$
(208.09 ¥)
3.07 S$
(230.09 ¥)
     +10.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.37 S$
(853.33 ¥)
11.81 S$
(886.37 ¥)
     +3.87 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.83 S$
(287.36 ¥)
5.21 S$
(390.59 ¥)
     +35.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.01 S$
(675.87 ¥)
11.29 S$
(847.00 ¥)
     +25.32 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.95 S$
(146.31 ¥)
4.16 S$
(312.16 ¥)
     +113.36 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.36 S$
(101.73 ¥)
1.92 S$
(143.76 ¥)
     +41.31 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.00 S$
(150.08 ¥)
3.53 S$
(265.06 ¥)
     +76.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.23 S$
(92.16 ¥)
4.40 S$
(330.18 ¥)
     +258.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 S$
(88.68 ¥)
2.31 S$
(173.47 ¥)
     +95.60 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.13 S$
(84.65 ¥)
2.13 S$
(159.55 ¥)
     +88.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 S$
(174.67 ¥)
2.52 S$
(189.46 ¥)
     +8.47 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.65 S$
(123.61 ¥)
1.87 S$
(140.42 ¥)
     +13.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,251.14 ¥)
15.99 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -46.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.50 S$
(413.08 ¥)
3.76 S$
(281.87 ¥)
     -31.76 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.73 S$
(504.90 ¥)
5.16 S$
(387.52 ¥)
     -23.25 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(975.49 ¥)
6.00 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -53.87 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(135.07 ¥)
2.67 S$
(200.00 ¥)
     +48.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(7,503.79 ¥)
124.87 S$
(9,370.00 ¥)
     +24.87 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(262.63 ¥)
9.60 S$
(720.00 ¥)
     +174.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(66.42 ¥)
7.51 S$
(563.27 ¥)
     +748.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,350.68 ¥)
40.38 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +124.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.93 S$
(595.10 ¥)
6.61 S$
(495.70 ¥)
     -16.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,000.00 S$
(9,004,545.58 ¥)
33,316.51 S$
(2,500,000.00 ¥)
     -72.24 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 119,044.40 S$
(8,932,839.38 ¥)
36,648.16 S$
(2,750,000.00 ¥)
     -69.21 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.85 S$
(12,370.33 ¥)
257.61 S$
(19,330.24 ¥)
     +56.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(13.64 ¥)
0.59 S$
(44.38 ¥)
     +225.50 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.71 S$
(3,204.65 ¥)
54.17 S$
(4,064.49 ¥)
     +26.83 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 124.34 S$
(9,330.52 ¥)
117.52 S$
(8,818.23 ¥)
     -5.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.81 S$
(1,036.38 ¥)
20.52 S$
(1,539.47 ¥)
     +48.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(900.45 ¥)
23.99 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +99.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.95 S$
(7,800.14 ¥)
99.50 S$
(7,466.14 ¥)
     -4.28 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.15 S$
(4,438.26 ¥)
55.61 S$
(4,172.57 ¥)
     -5.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.77 S$
(9,137.09 ¥)
111.64 S$
(8,376.97 ¥)
     -8.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.97 S$
(9,752.31 ¥)
146.14 S$
(10,965.82 ¥)
     +12.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,022.83 S$
(226,826.46 ¥)
1,241.57 S$
(93,164.72 ¥)
     -58.93 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,965.63 S$
(147,496.74 ¥)
777.34 S$
(58,329.89 ¥)
     -60.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,956.00 S$
(446,925.61 ¥)
2,711.07 S$
(203,432.78 ¥)
     -54.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,381.30 S$
(253,725.64 ¥)
1,574.18 S$
(118,123.38 ¥)
     -53.44 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,193.55 S$
(164,599.55 ¥)
1,242.60 S$
(93,241.97 ¥)
     -43.35 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,093.61 S$
(82,062.08 ¥)
572.22 S$
(42,938.54 ¥)
     -47.68 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,248.83 S$
(318,823.27 ¥)
3,534.29 S$
(265,205.84 ¥)
     -16.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.26 1.51      -33.25 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
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Currency: SGD