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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 11.36% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 35.59% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 64.32% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 11.27% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 5.55% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 16.72% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.17 S$      -8.34 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     45.83 S$      -8.34 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 S$     7.45 S$      +6.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.00 S$     4.35 S$      -37.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.73 S$      -28.39 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.19 S$     4.19 S$      -19.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.54 S$     1.52 S$      -1.30 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.09 S$     1.21 S$      +11.36 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.83 S$     2.12 S$      -25.32 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.12 S$     1.99 S$      -6.06 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 S$     5.07 S$      +65.07 %
Eggs (12) 2.85 S$     2.50 S$      -12.47 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 17.76 S$     19.79 S$      +11.44 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.08 S$     9.11 S$      +0.32 %
Apples (1kg) 3.73 S$     5.82 S$      +56.08 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.40 S$     4.90 S$      +44.09 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.77 S$     7.04 S$      +154.43 %
Potato (1kg) 2.55 S$     3.52 S$      +38.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.96 S$     2.00 S$      +1.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.82 S$     1.50 S$      -17.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     13.75 S$      -54.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.39 S$     3.18 S$      -41.10 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.77 S$     3.95 S$      -31.53 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.80 S$     5.04 S$      -60.61 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.29 S$      +27.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     114.58 S$      +14.58 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.40 S$     7.68 S$      +125.79 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.55 S$     3.44 S$      +524.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.80 S$     34.37 S$      +93.11 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.12 S$     1.79 S$      -15.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     30,306.04 S$      -78.35 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 190.78 S$     238.61 S$      +25.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$     0.50 S$      +170.40 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.31 S$     42.69 S$      +5.91 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 137.62 S$     96.96 S$      -29.55 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.69 S$     17.01 S$      +45.55 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 S$     20.62 S$      +79.34 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 106.12 S$     88.92 S$      -16.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.57 S$     48.86 S$      -17.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 132.18 S$     92.46 S$      -30.05 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.54 S$     108.55 S$      -19.91 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,057.13 S$     998.84 S$      -67.33 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,059.09 S$     579.97 S$      -71.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,670.21 S$     2,141.54 S$      -62.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,505.56 S$     1,350.55 S$      -61.47 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 21,654.41 S$     7,364.76 S$      -65.99 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,144.01 S$     4,284.38 S$      -64.72 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,863.27 S$     2,904.37 S$      -24.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.16     1.86      -13.76 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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