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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 5.14% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 30.54% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 59.95% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 5.13% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 11.76% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 33.32% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.75 S$      -2.47 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     48.77 S$      -2.47 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.92 S$      +13.21 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 S$     4.63 S$      -22.79 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     6.10 S$      -23.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.15 S$     4.50 S$      -12.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.58 S$     1.61 S$      +1.59 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.29 S$      +15.88 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.86 S$     2.24 S$      -21.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.09 S$     2.10 S$      +0.76 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.27 S$     5.78 S$      +76.51 %
Eggs (12) 2.71 S$     2.60 S$      -3.76 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 18.96 S$     21.18 S$      +11.69 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.96 S$     10.33 S$      +3.77 %
Apples (1kg) 3.92 S$     6.65 S$      +69.39 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.65 S$     5.81 S$      +58.98 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.16 S$     7.28 S$      +130.21 %
Potato (1kg) 2.56 S$     4.02 S$      +57.10 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.03 S$     2.34 S$      +15.33 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.83 S$     1.75 S$      -4.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     15.85 S$      -47.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.84 S$     3.26 S$      -44.11 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.94 S$     3.81 S$      -35.76 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.36 S$      -55.30 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.78 S$     2.44 S$      +37.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 97.50 S$     121.91 S$      +25.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.20 S$     8.53 S$      +166.69 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.62 S$     3.80 S$      +508.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     36.57 S$      +103.19 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.14 S$     1.86 S$      -13.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     30,478.70 S$      -78.23 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 198.97 S$     247.63 S$      +24.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 S$     0.65 S$      +242.22 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.55 S$     46.30 S$      +14.20 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 130.63 S$     105.94 S$      -18.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.42 S$     17.07 S$      +49.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     21.94 S$      +99.50 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 119.13 S$     95.02 S$      -20.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.83 S$     57.89 S$      -12.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 132.15 S$     97.74 S$      -26.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 140.00 S$     112.49 S$      -19.65 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,261.00 S$     1,205.66 S$      -63.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,096.55 S$     721.74 S$      -65.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,083.33 S$     2,588.50 S$      -57.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,571.05 S$     1,496.89 S$      -58.08 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,732.12 S$     6,797.98 S$      -65.55 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,394.70 S$     4,652.41 S$      -59.17 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,691.36 S$     3,418.24 S$      -7.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.38     2.00      -15.84 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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