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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 3.87% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 24.00% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 58.55% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 14.48% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 23.92% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 7.48% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(915.88 ¥)
10.48 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -12.65 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,579.41 ¥)
52.41 S$
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -12.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(572.43 ¥)
8.52 S$
(650.00 ¥)
     +13.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(610.59 ¥)
4.59 S$
(350.00 ¥)
     -42.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 S$
(686.91 ¥)
6.55 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -27.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.47 S$
(417.87 ¥)
4.91 S$
(374.62 ¥)
     -10.35 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 S$
(127.35 ¥)
1.74 S$
(133.12 ¥)
     +4.54 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.24 S$
(94.57 ¥)
1.40 S$
(106.64 ¥)
     +12.76 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.25 S$
(859.02 ¥)
9.14 S$
(697.26 ¥)
     -18.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.13 S$
(162.21 ¥)
2.05 S$
(156.39 ¥)
     -3.58 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.33 S$
(101.88 ¥)
2.86 S$
(218.10 ¥)
     +114.08 %
Eggs (12) 2.70 S$
(206.44 ¥)
3.02 S$
(230.75 ¥)
     +11.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.43 S$
(872.00 ¥)
11.65 S$
(889.09 ¥)
     +1.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.82 S$
(291.19 ¥)
5.17 S$
(394.64 ¥)
     +35.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.89 S$
(678.85 ¥)
11.56 S$
(882.57 ¥)
     +30.01 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.93 S$
(147.55 ¥)
4.06 S$
(309.84 ¥)
     +109.98 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.35 S$
(102.83 ¥)
1.93 S$
(147.60 ¥)
     +43.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.98 S$
(150.91 ¥)
3.45 S$
(263.64 ¥)
     +74.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.24 S$
(94.50 ¥)
4.33 S$
(330.37 ¥)
     +249.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 S$
(91.10 ¥)
2.29 S$
(174.65 ¥)
     +91.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.16 S$
(88.51 ¥)
2.21 S$
(168.68 ¥)
     +90.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.40 S$
(183.47 ¥)
2.50 S$
(190.43 ¥)
     +3.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 S$
(123.95 ¥)
1.89 S$
(144.31 ¥)
     +16.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,289.70 ¥)
15.72 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -47.59 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.65 S$
(431.48 ¥)
3.78 S$
(288.57 ¥)
     -33.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.70 S$
(511.37 ¥)
5.17 S$
(394.84 ¥)
     -22.79 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(992.20 ¥)
5.90 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -54.65 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(137.38 ¥)
2.62 S$
(200.00 ¥)
     +45.58 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(7,632.34 ¥)
121.06 S$
(9,240.00 ¥)
     +21.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(267.13 ¥)
9.43 S$
(720.00 ¥)
     +169.53 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(67.56 ¥)
6.87 S$
(524.65 ¥)
     +676.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,373.82 ¥)
39.70 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +120.55 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.94 S$
(606.24 ¥)
6.59 S$
(503.35 ¥)
     -16.97 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 123,500.00 S$
(9,425,942.11 ¥)
32,755.35 S$
(2,500,000.00 ¥)
     -73.48 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 117,934.59 S$
(9,001,170.86 ¥)
37,122.73 S$
(2,833,333.33 ¥)
     -68.52 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.22 S$
(12,686.53 ¥)
252.27 S$
(19,253.95 ¥)
     +51.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(14.01 ¥)
0.57 S$
(43.23 ¥)
     +208.46 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.38 S$
(3,234.40 ¥)
52.49 S$
(4,006.30 ¥)
     +23.87 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 123.38 S$
(9,416.61 ¥)
115.24 S$
(8,795.82 ¥)
     -6.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.25 S$
(1,087.38 ¥)
20.17 S$
(1,539.47 ¥)
     +41.58 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(915.88 ¥)
23.58 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +96.53 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 105.01 S$
(8,014.94 ¥)
98.57 S$
(7,522.89 ¥)
     -6.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.13 S$
(4,513.37 ¥)
54.55 S$
(4,163.78 ¥)
     -7.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 122.16 S$
(9,323.70 ¥)
109.88 S$
(8,386.48 ¥)
     -10.05 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.94 S$
(10,070.25 ¥)
142.41 S$
(10,869.05 ¥)
     +7.93 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,112.36 S$
(237,545.92 ¥)
1,220.79 S$
(93,174.78 ¥)
     -60.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,988.20 S$
(151,746.22 ¥)
755.18 S$
(57,638.29 ¥)
     -62.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,085.71 S$
(464,482.51 ¥)
2,660.32 S$
(203,044.58 ¥)
     -56.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,440.83 S$
(262,616.16 ¥)
1,542.59 S$
(117,736.05 ¥)
     -55.17 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,162.54 S$
(165,052.18 ¥)
1,210.71 S$
(92,405.56 ¥)
     -44.01 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,090.02 S$
(83,193.77 ¥)
566.37 S$
(43,227.42 ¥)
     -48.04 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,238.74 S$
(323,514.77 ¥)
3,462.10 S$
(264,239.54 ¥)
     -18.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.26 1.50      -33.88 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:650565
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: SGD