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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Singapore 

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Consumer Prices in Singapore are 7.98% lower than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 10.87% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Singapore are 55.96% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 3.36% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 21.62% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 4.18% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(12.59 S$)
953.40 ¥
(12.00 S$)
     -4.66 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(62.93 S$)
4,766.98 ¥
(60.00 S$)
     -4.66 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 690.00 ¥
(8.68 S$)
635.60 ¥
(8.00 S$)
     -7.88 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 ¥
(6.29 S$)
794.50 ¥
(10.00 S$)
     +58.90 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.29 S$)
794.50 ¥
(10.00 S$)
     +58.90 %
Cappuccino (regular) 387.92 ¥
(4.88 S$)
429.72 ¥
(5.41 S$)
     +10.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 154.33 ¥
(1.94 S$)
153.17 ¥
(1.93 S$)
     -0.75 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 109.48 ¥
(1.38 S$)
109.82 ¥
(1.38 S$)
     +0.31 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 693.01 ¥
(8.72 S$)
907.14 ¥
(11.42 S$)
     +30.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 174.85 ¥
(2.20 S$)
171.80 ¥
(2.16 S$)
     -1.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 268.92 ¥
(3.38 S$)
120.07 ¥
(1.51 S$)
     -55.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 233.62 ¥
(2.94 S$)
229.49 ¥
(2.89 S$)
     -1.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 515.45 ¥
(6.49 S$)
743.44 ¥
(9.36 S$)
     +44.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 382.10 ¥
(4.81 S$)
313.70 ¥
(3.95 S$)
     -17.90 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,166.64 ¥
(14.68 S$)
599.18 ¥
(7.54 S$)
     -48.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 348.13 ¥
(4.38 S$)
152.17 ¥
(1.92 S$)
     -56.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 151.07 ¥
(1.90 S$)
113.89 ¥
(1.43 S$)
     -24.61 %
Oranges (1 lb) 279.13 ¥
(3.51 S$)
142.58 ¥
(1.79 S$)
     -48.92 %
Tomato (1 lb) 262.44 ¥
(3.30 S$)
100.22 ¥
(1.26 S$)
     -61.81 %
Potato (1 lb) 179.38 ¥
(2.26 S$)
111.10 ¥
(1.40 S$)
     -38.06 %
Onion (1 lb) 153.01 ¥
(1.93 S$)
103.41 ¥
(1.30 S$)
     -32.41 %
Lettuce (1 head) 197.69 ¥
(2.49 S$)
167.13 ¥
(2.10 S$)
     -15.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 129.39 ¥
(1.63 S$)
132.62 ¥
(1.67 S$)
     +2.50 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(15.10 S$)
2,383.49 ¥
(30.00 S$)
     +98.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 283.50 ¥
(3.57 S$)
402.81 ¥
(5.07 S$)
     +42.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 416.67 ¥
(5.24 S$)
446.24 ¥
(5.62 S$)
     +7.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 490.00 ¥
(6.17 S$)
1,124.21 ¥
(14.15 S$)
     +129.43 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 180.00 ¥
(2.27 S$)
135.06 ¥
(1.70 S$)
     -24.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(125.87 S$)
8,739.46 ¥
(110.00 S$)
     -12.61 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 440.00 ¥
(5.54 S$)
286.02 ¥
(3.60 S$)
     -35.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(8.31 S$)
70.32 ¥
(0.89 S$)
     -89.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,600.00 ¥
(45.31 S$)
1,406.26 ¥
(17.70 S$)
     -60.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 534.28 ¥
(6.72 S$)
682.30 ¥
(8.59 S$)
     +27.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,539,000.00 ¥
(31,957.34 S$)
9,367,114.73 ¥
(117,900.00 S$)
     +268.93 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,221,666.67 ¥
(27,963.20 S$)
8,140,331.21 ¥
(102,458.98 S$)
     +266.41 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,347.99 ¥
(256.11 S$)
11,946.46 ¥
(150.37 S$)
     -41.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.81 ¥
(0.55 S$)
16.68 ¥
(0.21 S$)
     -61.92 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,564.71 ¥
(57.45 S$)
3,565.69 ¥
(44.88 S$)
     -21.89 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,326.83 ¥
(117.39 S$)
10,918.89 ¥
(137.43 S$)
     +17.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,100.00 ¥
(39.02 S$)
1,036.52 ¥
(13.05 S$)
     -66.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(22.66 S$)
953.40 ¥
(12.00 S$)
     -47.03 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 62,641.98 ¥
(788.45 S$)
92,797.20 ¥
(1,168.00 S$)
     +48.14 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,045,833.33 ¥
(25,750.06 S$)
2,217,453.43 ¥
(27,910.17 S$)
     +8.39 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,996.77 ¥
(88.07 S$)
7,533.93 ¥
(94.83 S$)
     +7.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,747.27 ¥
(59.75 S$)
4,103.66 ¥
(51.65 S$)
     -13.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,365.95 ¥
(105.30 S$)
9,616.25 ¥
(121.04 S$)
     +14.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 14,087.50 ¥
(177.31 S$)
11,557.47 ¥
(145.47 S$)
     -17.96 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 127,431.82 ¥
(1,603.93 S$)
217,573.35 ¥
(2,738.51 S$)
     +70.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 78,461.54 ¥
(987.56 S$)
133,343.01 ¥
(1,678.33 S$)
     +69.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 291,153.85 ¥
(3,664.63 S$)
421,848.97 ¥
(5,309.64 S$)
     +44.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 150,640.00 ¥
(1,896.04 S$)
237,335.59 ¥
(2,987.24 S$)
     +57.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 106,099.05 ¥
(1,335.42 S$)
188,592.06 ¥
(2,373.73 S$)
     +77.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 56,629.09 ¥
(712.77 S$)
99,923.19 ¥
(1,257.69 S$)
     +76.45 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 323,203.36 ¥
(4,068.03 S$)
343,339.11 ¥
(4,321.47 S$)
     +6.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.46 2.45      +67.70 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:261655
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: JPY