Cost of Living Comparison Between Oslo and Singapore 

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Consumer Prices in Singapore are 3.2% higher than in Oslo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 34.9% higher than in Oslo
Rent Prices in Singapore are 119.9% higher than in Oslo
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 33.3% lower than in Oslo
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 3.3% lower than in Oslo
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 5.7% lower than in Oslo
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Restaurants
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 230.00 kr
(28.42 S$)
121.41 kr
(15.00 S$)
     -47.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 kr
(123.55 S$)
728.43 kr
(90.00 S$)
     -27.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 128.08 kr
(15.83 S$)
80.94 kr
(10.00 S$)
     -36.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 110.00 kr
(13.59 S$)
80.94 kr
(10.00 S$)
     -26.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 110.00 kr
(13.59 S$)
84.98 kr
(10.50 S$)
     -22.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 46.77 kr
(5.78 S$)
51.95 kr
(6.42 S$)
     +11.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 37.67 kr
(4.65 S$)
16.50 kr
(2.04 S$)
     -56.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 26.97 kr
(3.33 S$)
12.40 kr
(1.53 S$)
     -54.0 %
Markets
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 84.32 kr
(10.42 S$)
120.11 kr
(14.84 S$)
     +42.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 30.88 kr
(3.82 S$)
20.49 kr
(2.53 S$)
     -33.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 14.62 kr
(1.81 S$)
13.20 kr
(1.63 S$)
     -9.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 46.30 kr
(5.72 S$)
36.71 kr
(4.54 S$)
     -20.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 58.53 kr
(7.23 S$)
91.52 kr
(11.31 S$)
     +56.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 68.72 kr
(8.49 S$)
51.70 kr
(6.39 S$)
     -24.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 136.57 kr
(16.87 S$)
103.66 kr
(12.81 S$)
     -24.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 14.77 kr
(1.82 S$)
20.72 kr
(2.56 S$)
     +40.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 10.14 kr
(1.25 S$)
15.78 kr
(1.95 S$)
     +55.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 13.75 kr
(1.70 S$)
19.10 kr
(2.36 S$)
     +38.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 22.89 kr
(2.83 S$)
14.13 kr
(1.75 S$)
     -38.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 9.64 kr
(1.19 S$)
11.12 kr
(1.37 S$)
     +15.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 10.72 kr
(1.32 S$)
11.13 kr
(1.38 S$)
     +3.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 26.90 kr
(3.32 S$)
18.32 kr
(2.26 S$)
     -31.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.89 kr
(2.58 S$)
14.50 kr
(1.79 S$)
     -30.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 155.00 kr
(19.15 S$)
242.81 kr
(30.00 S$)
     +56.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 34.39 kr
(4.25 S$)
44.15 kr
(5.45 S$)
     +28.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 43.15 kr
(5.33 S$)
49.93 kr
(6.17 S$)
     +15.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 155.00 kr
(19.15 S$)
130.31 kr
(16.10 S$)
     -15.9 %
Transportation
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 40.00 kr
(4.94 S$)
16.19 kr
(2.00 S$)
     -59.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 853.00 kr
(105.39 S$)
1,035.99 kr
(128.00 S$)
     +21.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 kr
(12.36 S$)
35.21 kr
(4.35 S$)
     -64.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 25.34 kr
(3.13 S$)
13.03 kr
(1.61 S$)
     -48.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 520.00 kr
(64.25 S$)
161.87 kr
(20.00 S$)
     -68.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 84.20 kr
(10.40 S$)
87.14 kr
(10.77 S$)
     +3.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 400,000.00 kr
(49,421.21 S$)
1,456,864.24 kr
(180,000.00 S$)
     +264.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 388,175.00 kr
(47,960.20 S$)
1,281,822.97 kr
(158,373.12 S$)
     +230.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,815.57 kr
(224.32 S$)
1,717.12 kr
(212.16 S$)
     -5.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 376.84 kr
(46.56 S$)
191.66 kr
(23.68 S$)
     -49.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 479.88 kr
(59.29 S$)
380.87 kr
(47.06 S$)
     -20.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 506.35 kr
(62.56 S$)
1,099.76 kr
(135.88 S$)
     +117.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 276.15 kr
(34.12 S$)
142.17 kr
(17.57 S$)
     -48.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 170.00 kr
(21.00 S$)
121.41 kr
(15.00 S$)
     -28.6 %
Childcare
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,320.00 kr
(410.20 S$)
12,130.03 kr
(1,498.70 S$)
     +265.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 88,074.44 kr
(10,881.87 S$)
296,294.74 kr
(36,608.12 S$)
     +236.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 920.68 kr
(113.75 S$)
743.00 kr
(91.80 S$)
     -19.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 484.14 kr
(59.82 S$)
471.08 kr
(58.20 S$)
     -2.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,084.54 kr
(134.00 S$)
1,012.14 kr
(125.05 S$)
     -6.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,450.00 kr
(179.15 S$)
1,179.81 kr
(145.77 S$)
     -18.6 %
Rent Per Month
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 15,341.67 kr
(1,895.51 S$)
30,506.06 kr
(3,769.12 S$)
     +98.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,259.26 kr
(1,514.67 S$)
21,576.27 kr
(2,665.81 S$)
     +76.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 23,236.67 kr
(2,870.96 S$)
58,325.97 kr
(7,206.35 S$)
     +151.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 17,769.64 kr
(2,195.49 S$)
40,432.45 kr
(4,995.55 S$)
     +127.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,693.10 kr
(1,074.06 S$)
20,209.58 kr
(2,496.96 S$)
     +132.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,068.42 kr
(749.77 S$)
12,832.54 kr
(1,585.50 S$)
     +111.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Oslo Edit Singapore Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 38,517.82 kr
(4,758.99 S$)
49,028.55 kr
(6,057.63 S$)
     +27.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.07 3.48      -14.5 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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