Numbeo

Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

Switch to:

For major cities in those countries you could get probably more relevant data by specifying cities itself.

First city:
Second city:
Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Japan are 9.22% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 33.60% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 61.95% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 9.74% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 7.23% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 26.68% higher than in Singapore

Currency: Default Currency      Switch to imperial measurement units
  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.31 S$      -6.93 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     46.53 S$      -6.93 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.56 S$      +8.02 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 S$     4.07 S$      -32.14 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.82 S$      -27.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.15 S$     4.29 S$      -16.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.54 S$     1.54 S$      -0.17 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.23 S$      +10.91 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.85 S$     2.14 S$      -24.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.09 S$     2.04 S$      -2.49 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.21 S$     5.57 S$      +73.31 %
Eggs (12) 2.74 S$     2.50 S$      -8.82 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.27 S$     20.75 S$      +7.66 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.67 S$     9.99 S$      +3.31 %
Apples (1kg) 3.90 S$     6.23 S$      +59.62 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 S$     5.34 S$      +51.51 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.91 S$     7.05 S$      +142.16 %
Potato (1kg) 2.63 S$     3.75 S$      +42.51 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.04 S$     2.14 S$      +4.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 S$     1.62 S$      -13.06 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     13.96 S$      -53.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.81 S$     3.13 S$      -46.20 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.65 S$     3.71 S$      -34.31 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.12 S$      -57.35 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.33 S$      +29.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     116.33 S$      +16.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 S$     8.14 S$      +150.56 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.68 S$      +512.68 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     34.90 S$      +93.89 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.14 S$     1.79 S$      -16.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     30,769.67 S$      -78.02 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 190.42 S$     233.52 S$      +22.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.61 S$      +199.66 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.48 S$     43.54 S$      +7.56 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.12 S$     99.41 S$      -25.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.06 S$     17.06 S$      +54.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     20.94 S$      +90.36 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 113.90 S$     91.42 S$      -19.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.72 S$     53.69 S$      -15.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 131.13 S$     92.87 S$      -29.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.12 S$     114.70 S$      -15.11 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,221.37 S$     1,145.53 S$      -64.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,091.07 S$     688.91 S$      -67.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,012.10 S$     2,431.27 S$      -59.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,574.67 S$     1,402.88 S$      -60.75 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 20,367.63 S$     7,115.87 S$      -65.06 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,432.14 S$     4,547.55 S$      -60.22 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,862.67 S$     3,249.28 S$      -15.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.34     2.00      -14.59 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
Contributors (past 18 months)777352
Currency: SGD