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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 14.29% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 37.71% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 64.69% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 14.94% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 1.68% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 30.80% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     8.81 S$      -11.89 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     44.06 S$      -11.89 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 S$     7.16 S$      +2.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.00 S$     4.41 S$      -37.06 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.51 S$      -31.16 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.24 S$     4.09 S$      -21.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.58 S$     1.49 S$      -5.87 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.11 S$     1.18 S$      +6.56 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.84 S$     2.06 S$      -27.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.09 S$     1.92 S$      -8.18 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.32 S$     5.29 S$      +59.41 %
Eggs (12) 2.76 S$     2.41 S$      -12.99 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.86 S$     19.70 S$      -0.78 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.65 S$     9.34 S$      -3.18 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 S$     5.84 S$      +52.71 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.52 S$     5.07 S$      +44.19 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.84 S$     6.96 S$      +144.90 %
Potato (1kg) 2.52 S$     3.49 S$      +38.24 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.01 S$     2.04 S$      +1.56 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.82 S$     1.53 S$      -16.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     13.22 S$      -55.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.87 S$     2.97 S$      -49.46 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.75 S$     3.53 S$      -38.56 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 S$     4.85 S$      -59.61 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.20 S$      +22.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     110.14 S$      +10.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.30 S$     7.71 S$      +133.64 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.60 S$     3.52 S$      +487.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$     33.04 S$      +83.57 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.14 S$     1.70 S$      -20.55 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$     29,132.63 S$      -79.19 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 194.08 S$     229.48 S$      +18.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.51 S$      +156.99 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.60 S$     41.29 S$      +4.26 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.98 S$     95.54 S$      -28.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.54 S$     17.56 S$      +52.21 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 S$     19.83 S$      +72.40 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 113.81 S$     87.26 S$      -23.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.38 S$     47.88 S$      -23.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 131.77 S$     88.45 S$      -32.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.56 S$     103.46 S$      -23.68 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,325.52 S$     1,074.31 S$      -67.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,113.56 S$     634.14 S$      -70.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,039.84 S$     2,276.07 S$      -62.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,597.40 S$     1,338.57 S$      -62.79 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 21,049.87 S$     6,998.05 S$      -66.75 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,644.91 S$     4,456.64 S$      -61.73 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,809.61 S$     3,103.96 S$      -18.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.27     1.94      -14.54 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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