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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Singapore 

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Consumer Prices in Singapore are 13.63% lower than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 7.05% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Singapore are 61.46% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 2.84% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 29.48% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 7.85% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(12.40 S$)
967.51 ¥
(12.00 S$)
     -3.25 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(62.01 S$)
4,434.43 ¥
(55.00 S$)
     -11.31 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.43 S$)
604.69 ¥
(7.50 S$)
     -11.07 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.96 S$)
806.26 ¥
(10.00 S$)
     +101.56 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 400.00 ¥
(4.96 S$)
806.26 ¥
(10.00 S$)
     +101.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 380.48 ¥
(4.72 S$)
402.41 ¥
(4.99 S$)
     +5.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 136.52 ¥
(1.69 S$)
130.15 ¥
(1.61 S$)
     -4.67 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 104.17 ¥
(1.29 S$)
93.83 ¥
(1.16 S$)
     -9.92 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 706.11 ¥
(8.76 S$)
942.78 ¥
(11.69 S$)
     +33.52 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 190.41 ¥
(2.36 S$)
151.53 ¥
(1.88 S$)
     -20.42 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 253.26 ¥
(3.14 S$)
92.78 ¥
(1.15 S$)
     -63.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 225.21 ¥
(2.79 S$)
196.87 ¥
(2.44 S$)
     -12.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 567.40 ¥
(7.04 S$)
734.41 ¥
(9.11 S$)
     +29.43 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 364.58 ¥
(4.52 S$)
269.27 ¥
(3.34 S$)
     -26.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 955.22 ¥
(11.85 S$)
612.47 ¥
(7.60 S$)
     -35.88 %
Apples (1 lb) 378.30 ¥
(4.69 S$)
142.08 ¥
(1.76 S$)
     -62.44 %
Banana (1 lb) 177.55 ¥
(2.20 S$)
81.24 ¥
(1.01 S$)
     -54.24 %
Oranges (1 lb) 276.28 ¥
(3.43 S$)
128.90 ¥
(1.60 S$)
     -53.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 359.63 ¥
(4.46 S$)
82.96 ¥
(1.03 S$)
     -76.93 %
Potato (1 lb) 183.61 ¥
(2.28 S$)
84.79 ¥
(1.05 S$)
     -53.82 %
Onion (1 lb) 157.17 ¥
(1.95 S$)
74.89 ¥
(0.93 S$)
     -52.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 221.29 ¥
(2.74 S$)
134.57 ¥
(1.67 S$)
     -39.19 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 126.26 ¥
(1.57 S$)
121.86 ¥
(1.51 S$)
     -3.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(18.60 S$)
2,015.65 ¥
(25.00 S$)
     +34.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 284.53 ¥
(3.53 S$)
334.95 ¥
(4.15 S$)
     +17.72 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 372.50 ¥
(4.62 S$)
371.76 ¥
(4.61 S$)
     -0.20 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.58 S$)
1,108.61 ¥
(13.75 S$)
     +146.36 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.48 S$)
137.06 ¥
(1.70 S$)
     -31.47 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,250.00 ¥
(114.73 S$)
8,062.60 ¥
(100.00 S$)
     -12.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 480.00 ¥
(5.95 S$)
282.19 ¥
(3.50 S$)
     -41.21 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(8.18 S$)
71.37 ¥
(0.89 S$)
     -89.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,495.00 ¥
(43.35 S$)
1,402.89 ¥
(17.40 S$)
     -59.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 525.99 ¥
(6.52 S$)
692.32 ¥
(8.59 S$)
     +31.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(31,007.38 S$)
9,271,985.91 ¥
(115,000.00 S$)
     +270.88 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,150,768.00 ¥
(26,675.87 S$)
8,282,153.28 ¥
(102,723.15 S$)
     +285.08 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,227.83 ¥
(275.69 S$)
11,347.54 ¥
(140.74 S$)
     -48.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 47.24 ¥
(0.59 S$)
10.16 ¥
(0.13 S$)
     -78.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,681.03 ¥
(58.06 S$)
3,559.27 ¥
(44.15 S$)
     -23.96 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,750.00 ¥
(120.93 S$)
10,547.34 ¥
(130.82 S$)
     +8.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,575.00 ¥
(31.94 S$)
864.39 ¥
(10.72 S$)
     -66.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(22.33 S$)
967.51 ¥
(12.00 S$)
     -46.25 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 40,733.33 ¥
(505.21 S$)
77,040.83 ¥
(955.53 S$)
     +89.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,153,571.43 ¥
(26,710.64 S$)
2,085,040.31 ¥
(25,860.66 S$)
     -3.18 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,368.00 ¥
(78.98 S$)
7,516.84 ¥
(93.23 S$)
     +18.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,275.20 ¥
(53.03 S$)
3,982.25 ¥
(49.39 S$)
     -6.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,006.67 ¥
(99.31 S$)
9,573.45 ¥
(118.74 S$)
     +19.57 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 11,482.76 ¥
(142.42 S$)
9,465.57 ¥
(117.40 S$)
     -17.57 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 114,619.05 ¥
(1,421.61 S$)
213,189.11 ¥
(2,644.17 S$)
     +86.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 73,578.95 ¥
(912.60 S$)
135,231.73 ¥
(1,677.27 S$)
     +83.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 261,500.00 ¥
(3,243.37 S$)
376,304.73 ¥
(4,667.29 S$)
     +43.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 141,448.28 ¥
(1,754.38 S$)
228,929.49 ¥
(2,839.40 S$)
     +61.85 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 110,321.44 ¥
(1,368.31 S$)
174,656.30 ¥
(2,166.25 S$)
     +58.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 50,147.87 ¥
(621.98 S$)
85,462.82 ¥
(1,059.99 S$)
     +70.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 327,135.67 ¥
(4,057.45 S$)
322,691.53 ¥
(4,002.33 S$)
     -1.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.20 2.06      +71.18 %
Last update: August 2018August 2018
Contributors:235697
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: JPY