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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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City in Japan:
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Consumer Prices in Japan are 8.58% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 20.28% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 56.57% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 10.49% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 27.79% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 7.16% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(891.91 ¥)
10.76 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -10.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,459.55 ¥)
53.82 S$
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -10.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(557.44 ¥)
9.01 S$
(670.00 ¥)
     +20.19 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(594.61 ¥)
5.16 S$
(383.50 ¥)
     -35.50 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.00 S$
(743.26 ¥)
6.73 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -32.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.45 S$
(404.90 ¥)
5.07 S$
(377.06 ¥)
     -6.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.66 S$
(123.15 ¥)
1.77 S$
(131.83 ¥)
     +7.05 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.24 S$
(92.31 ¥)
1.42 S$
(105.67 ¥)
     +14.48 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.51 S$
(855.56 ¥)
9.40 S$
(698.48 ¥)
     -18.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.11 S$
(156.75 ¥)
2.15 S$
(160.13 ¥)
     +2.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.34 S$
(99.72 ¥)
2.85 S$
(211.99 ¥)
     +112.58 %
Eggs (12) 2.77 S$
(205.86 ¥)
3.10 S$
(230.46 ¥)
     +11.95 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.16 S$
(829.78 ¥)
11.68 S$
(868.32 ¥)
     +4.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.81 S$
(283.38 ¥)
5.21 S$
(387.34 ¥)
     +36.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.55 S$
(635.74 ¥)
11.14 S$
(827.97 ¥)
     +30.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.98 S$
(146.98 ¥)
4.14 S$
(307.46 ¥)
     +109.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.33 S$
(98.81 ¥)
1.93 S$
(143.16 ¥)
     +44.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.09 S$
(155.35 ¥)
3.57 S$
(265.06 ¥)
     +70.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 S$
(93.65 ¥)
4.48 S$
(333.18 ¥)
     +255.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.16 S$
(86.47 ¥)
2.34 S$
(174.22 ¥)
     +101.48 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.13 S$
(84.20 ¥)
2.17 S$
(161.37 ¥)
     +91.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.36 S$
(175.35 ¥)
2.55 S$
(189.22 ¥)
     +7.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.68 S$
(125.16 ¥)
1.84 S$
(136.43 ¥)
     +9.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,229.77 ¥)
16.15 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -46.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.48 S$
(407.54 ¥)
3.82 S$
(283.80 ¥)
     -30.36 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.80 S$
(505.18 ¥)
5.24 S$
(389.22 ¥)
     -22.95 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(966.24 ¥)
6.05 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -53.43 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(133.79 ¥)
2.76 S$
(205.00 ¥)
     +53.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(7,432.58 ¥)
124.25 S$
(9,235.00 ¥)
     +24.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(260.14 ¥)
9.69 S$
(720.00 ¥)
     +176.77 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(65.79 ¥)
7.79 S$
(579.36 ¥)
     +780.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(1,337.86 ¥)
40.77 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +126.48 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.90 S$
(586.85 ¥)
6.58 S$
(489.23 ¥)
     -16.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,000.00 S$
(8,919,098.60 ¥)
33,635.69 S$
(2,500,000.00 ¥)
     -71.97 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 117,280.38 S$
(8,716,960.68 ¥)
36,999.25 S$
(2,750,000.00 ¥)
     -68.45 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 161.72 S$
(12,020.32 ¥)
260.57 S$
(19,366.95 ¥)
     +61.12 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 S$
(13.11 ¥)
0.55 S$
(40.97 ¥)
     +212.58 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.59 S$
(3,165.82 ¥)
53.82 S$
(4,000.05 ¥)
     +26.35 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 125.72 S$
(9,344.18 ¥)
118.18 S$
(8,783.65 ¥)
     -6.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.59 S$
(1,010.37 ¥)
22.57 S$
(1,677.50 ¥)
     +66.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(891.91 ¥)
24.22 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +101.81 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.50 S$
(7,692.72 ¥)
100.52 S$
(7,470.91 ¥)
     -2.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 56.72 S$
(4,215.70 ¥)
55.38 S$
(4,116.36 ¥)
     -2.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 123.43 S$
(9,174.14 ¥)
110.12 S$
(8,184.81 ¥)
     -10.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.09 S$
(9,743.11 ¥)
145.65 S$
(10,825.92 ¥)
     +11.11 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,994.44 S$
(222,564.54 ¥)
1,231.20 S$
(91,510.10 ¥)
     -58.88 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,949.30 S$
(144,882.99 ¥)
767.17 S$
(57,020.40 ¥)
     -60.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,972.92 S$
(443,941.94 ¥)
2,664.75 S$
(198,060.01 ¥)
     -55.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,404.35 S$
(253,030.95 ¥)
1,557.13 S$
(115,735.21 ¥)
     -54.26 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,272.33 S$
(168,893.09 ¥)
1,274.13 S$
(94,701.11 ¥)
     -43.93 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,135.34 S$
(84,385.21 ¥)
555.35 S$
(41,276.48 ¥)
     -51.09 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,201.04 S$
(312,245.84 ¥)
3,588.88 S$
(266,746.77 ¥)
     -14.57 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.24 1.47      -34.18 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:647562
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: SGD