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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Singapore 

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Consumer Prices in Singapore are 4.43% lower than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 16.05% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Singapore are 71.60% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 8.51% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 15.53% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 12.24% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(12.45 S$)
1,044.30 ¥
(13.00 S$)
     +4.43 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(62.24 S$)
4,819.83 ¥
(60.00 S$)
     -3.60 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.47 S$)
602.48 ¥
(7.50 S$)
     -11.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.98 S$)
803.31 ¥
(10.00 S$)
     +100.83 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 450.00 ¥
(5.60 S$)
803.31 ¥
(10.00 S$)
     +78.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 380.00 ¥
(4.73 S$)
408.08 ¥
(5.08 S$)
     +7.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 132.00 ¥
(1.64 S$)
136.98 ¥
(1.71 S$)
     +3.77 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 103.26 ¥
(1.29 S$)
102.50 ¥
(1.28 S$)
     -0.74 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 713.68 ¥
(8.88 S$)
974.72 ¥
(12.13 S$)
     +36.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 197.97 ¥
(2.46 S$)
165.10 ¥
(2.06 S$)
     -16.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 246.81 ¥
(3.07 S$)
97.91 ¥
(1.22 S$)
     -60.33 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 230.13 ¥
(2.86 S$)
216.51 ¥
(2.70 S$)
     -5.92 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 724.45 ¥
(9.02 S$)
1,211.78 ¥
(15.08 S$)
     +67.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 374.47 ¥
(4.66 S$)
315.17 ¥
(3.92 S$)
     -15.84 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 903.88 ¥
(11.25 S$)
777.05 ¥
(9.67 S$)
     -14.03 %
Apples (1 lb) 369.22 ¥
(4.60 S$)
167.90 ¥
(2.09 S$)
     -54.53 %
Banana (1 lb) 173.15 ¥
(2.16 S$)
95.47 ¥
(1.19 S$)
     -44.87 %
Oranges (1 lb) 284.53 ¥
(3.54 S$)
149.43 ¥
(1.86 S$)
     -47.48 %
Tomato (1 lb) 364.39 ¥
(4.54 S$)
94.56 ¥
(1.18 S$)
     -74.05 %
Potato (1 lb) 168.98 ¥
(2.10 S$)
95.67 ¥
(1.19 S$)
     -43.39 %
Onion (1 lb) 151.50 ¥
(1.89 S$)
82.09 ¥
(1.02 S$)
     -45.82 %
Lettuce (1 head) 221.20 ¥
(2.75 S$)
166.33 ¥
(2.07 S$)
     -24.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 121.71 ¥
(1.52 S$)
141.82 ¥
(1.77 S$)
     +16.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(18.67 S$)
2,008.26 ¥
(25.00 S$)
     +33.88 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 292.36 ¥
(3.64 S$)
383.80 ¥
(4.78 S$)
     +31.28 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 359.23 ¥
(4.47 S$)
441.99 ¥
(5.50 S$)
     +23.04 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.60 S$)
1,072.41 ¥
(13.35 S$)
     +138.31 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.49 S$)
144.59 ¥
(1.80 S$)
     -27.70 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,000.00 ¥
(112.04 S$)
8,033.05 ¥
(100.00 S$)
     -10.74 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 470.00 ¥
(5.85 S$)
281.16 ¥
(3.50 S$)
     -40.18 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(8.21 S$)
71.10 ¥
(0.89 S$)
     -89.22 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,495.00 ¥
(43.51 S$)
1,405.78 ¥
(17.50 S$)
     -59.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 516.74 ¥
(6.43 S$)
682.69 ¥
(8.50 S$)
     +32.12 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(31,121.42 S$)
9,559,332.13 ¥
(119,000.00 S$)
     +282.37 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,156,408.89 ¥
(26,844.20 S$)
8,455,692.64 ¥
(105,261.27 S$)
     +292.12 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 21,128.06 ¥
(263.01 S$)
11,600.30 ¥
(144.41 S$)
     -45.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 49.12 ¥
(0.61 S$)
11.94 ¥
(0.15 S$)
     -75.68 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,387.67 ¥
(54.62 S$)
3,704.29 ¥
(46.11 S$)
     -15.57 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,866.67 ¥
(122.83 S$)
10,869.77 ¥
(135.31 S$)
     +10.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,541.67 ¥
(31.64 S$)
995.60 ¥
(12.39 S$)
     -60.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(22.41 S$)
963.97 ¥
(12.00 S$)
     -46.45 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 39,583.33 ¥
(492.76 S$)
80,354.47 ¥
(1,000.30 S$)
     +103.00 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,187,500.00 ¥
(27,231.24 S$)
2,124,593.55 ¥
(26,448.15 S$)
     -2.88 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,401.67 ¥
(79.69 S$)
7,519.80 ¥
(93.61 S$)
     +17.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,976.36 ¥
(49.50 S$)
4,077.80 ¥
(50.76 S$)
     +2.55 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,992.59 ¥
(99.50 S$)
9,723.58 ¥
(121.04 S$)
     +21.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,571.43 ¥
(131.60 S$)
9,978.95 ¥
(124.22 S$)
     -5.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 109,829.27 ¥
(1,367.22 S$)
216,990.59 ¥
(2,701.22 S$)
     +97.57 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 72,525.00 ¥
(902.83 S$)
143,987.79 ¥
(1,792.44 S$)
     +98.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 248,225.81 ¥
(3,090.06 S$)
380,257.65 ¥
(4,733.66 S$)
     +53.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 143,517.24 ¥
(1,786.58 S$)
237,915.58 ¥
(2,961.71 S$)
     +65.77 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 104,773.11 ¥
(1,304.28 S$)
172,189.01 ¥
(2,143.51 S$)
     +64.34 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 52,833.86 ¥
(657.71 S$)
88,188.58 ¥
(1,097.82 S$)
     +66.92 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 325,024.46 ¥
(4,046.09 S$)
330,999.48 ¥
(4,120.47 S$)
     +1.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.13 2.15      +89.29 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:233666
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: JPY