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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 15.51% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 38.38% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 65.69% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 14.34% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 1.55% lower than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 14.46% higher than in Singapore

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  Singapore  Japan      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S$     8.95 S$      -10.52 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$     44.74 S$      -10.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 S$     7.27 S$      +3.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.00 S$     3.99 S$      -43.02 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 S$     5.59 S$      -30.10 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.36 S$     4.08 S$      -23.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.56 S$     1.48 S$      -5.27 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.08 S$     1.18 S$      +8.50 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.85 S$     2.05 S$      -28.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.17 S$     1.90 S$      -12.47 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.33 S$     4.80 S$      +44.38 %
Eggs (12) 2.87 S$     2.41 S$      -15.93 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 19.59 S$     18.66 S$      -4.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.36 S$     8.97 S$      -4.19 %
Apples (1kg) 4.00 S$     5.67 S$      +41.77 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.60 S$     4.79 S$      +33.03 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.89 S$     6.93 S$      +139.66 %
Potato (1kg) 2.63 S$     3.42 S$      +30.23 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.95 S$     1.93 S$      -1.25 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.65 S$     1.44 S$      -12.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$     13.42 S$      -55.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.39 S$     3.11 S$      -42.38 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.10 S$     3.80 S$      -37.68 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.90 S$     4.92 S$      -61.85 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$     2.24 S$      +24.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$     106.25 S$      +6.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.40 S$     7.49 S$      +120.40 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.55 S$     3.36 S$      +510.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.50 S$     33.55 S$      +91.73 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.12 S$     1.74 S$      -17.91 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 138,400.00 S$     29,582.78 S$      -78.63 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 192.92 S$     231.12 S$      +19.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 S$     0.48 S$      +139.46 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.04 S$     41.98 S$      +4.86 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 136.30 S$     95.22 S$      -30.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.50 S$     16.61 S$      +32.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$     20.13 S$      +67.77 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 107.43 S$     88.52 S$      -17.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.94 S$     47.92 S$      -21.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 134.38 S$     92.36 S$      -31.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 138.08 S$     104.31 S$      -24.46 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,157.51 S$     951.05 S$      -69.88 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,141.18 S$     562.84 S$      -73.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,643.90 S$     2,115.44 S$      -62.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,446.51 S$     1,295.16 S$      -62.42 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 22,331.85 S$     6,961.32 S$      -68.83 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,511.26 S$     3,989.48 S$      -68.11 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,076.37 S$     2,874.92 S$      -29.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.23     1.84      -17.50 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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