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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 8.74% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 33.05% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 61.48% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 9.80% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 7.75% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 27.82% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     9.35 S$      -6.49 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     46.75 S$      -6.49 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.60 S$      +8.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.85 S$     4.44 S$      -35.19 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.84 S$      -26.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.19 S$     4.31 S$      -16.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 S$     1.55 S$      +0.25 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.24 S$      +11.66 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.84 S$     2.15 S$      -24.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.09 S$     2.05 S$      -1.93 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.23 S$     5.60 S$      +73.05 %
Eggs (12) 2.75 S$     2.51 S$      -8.53 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.27 S$     20.85 S$      +8.17 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.60 S$     10.04 S$      +4.61 %
Apples (1kg) 3.93 S$     6.26 S$      +59.11 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.54 S$     5.36 S$      +51.52 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.91 S$     7.08 S$      +143.02 %
Potato (1kg) 2.63 S$     3.77 S$      +43.15 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.01 S$     2.15 S$      +6.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 S$     1.63 S$      -12.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     14.03 S$      -53.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.86 S$     3.14 S$      -46.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.72 S$     3.73 S$      -34.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     5.14 S$      -57.14 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.34 S$      +29.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     116.88 S$      +16.88 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.30 S$     8.18 S$      +147.93 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.67 S$      +511.88 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     35.06 S$      +94.80 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.13 S$     1.80 S$      -15.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     30,915.40 S$      -77.92 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 191.13 S$     234.63 S$      +22.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.61 S$      +204.68 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.38 S$     43.74 S$      +8.31 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.00 S$     99.88 S$      -24.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.23 S$     17.99 S$      +60.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 S$     21.04 S$      +91.26 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 114.42 S$     91.81 S$      -19.76 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.08 S$     54.06 S$      -14.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 131.27 S$     93.48 S$      -28.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.29 S$     115.25 S$      -14.18 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,222.29 S$     1,163.16 S$      -63.90 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,083.90 S$     692.17 S$      -66.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,939.23 S$     2,442.46 S$      -58.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,570.67 S$     1,409.53 S$      -60.52 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 20,150.29 S$     7,049.97 S$      -65.01 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,430.80 S$     4,613.85 S$      -59.64 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,812.43 S$     3,262.84 S$      -14.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.35     2.00      -14.97 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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