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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Tokyo 

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 8.69% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 9.74% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 35.78% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 3.25% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 27.59% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 4.62% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(953.40 ¥)
12.59 S$
(1,000.00 ¥)
     +4.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,766.98 ¥)
62.93 S$
(5,000.00 ¥)
     +4.89 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 S$
(635.60 ¥)
8.68 S$
(690.00 ¥)
     +8.56 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(794.50 ¥)
6.29 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -37.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 S$
(794.50 ¥)
6.29 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -37.07 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.41 S$
(429.72 ¥)
4.88 S$
(387.92 ¥)
     -9.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.93 S$
(153.17 ¥)
1.94 S$
(154.33 ¥)
     +0.76 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 S$
(109.82 ¥)
1.38 S$
(109.48 ¥)
     -0.31 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.42 S$
(907.14 ¥)
8.72 S$
(693.01 ¥)
     -23.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.16 S$
(171.80 ¥)
2.20 S$
(174.85 ¥)
     +1.78 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.51 S$
(120.07 ¥)
3.38 S$
(268.92 ¥)
     +123.96 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.89 S$
(229.49 ¥)
2.94 S$
(233.62 ¥)
     +1.80 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.36 S$
(743.44 ¥)
6.49 S$
(515.45 ¥)
     -30.67 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.95 S$
(313.70 ¥)
4.81 S$
(382.10 ¥)
     +21.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.54 S$
(599.18 ¥)
14.68 S$
(1,166.64 ¥)
     +94.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.92 S$
(152.17 ¥)
4.38 S$
(348.13 ¥)
     +128.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.43 S$
(113.89 ¥)
1.90 S$
(151.07 ¥)
     +32.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.79 S$
(142.58 ¥)
3.51 S$
(279.13 ¥)
     +95.78 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 S$
(100.22 ¥)
3.30 S$
(262.44 ¥)
     +161.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.40 S$
(111.10 ¥)
2.26 S$
(179.38 ¥)
     +61.45 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.30 S$
(103.41 ¥)
1.93 S$
(153.01 ¥)
     +47.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.10 S$
(167.13 ¥)
2.49 S$
(197.69 ¥)
     +18.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.67 S$
(132.62 ¥)
1.63 S$
(129.39 ¥)
     -2.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,383.49 ¥)
15.10 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -49.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.07 S$
(402.81 ¥)
3.57 S$
(283.50 ¥)
     -29.62 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.62 S$
(446.24 ¥)
5.24 S$
(416.67 ¥)
     -6.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.15 S$
(1,124.21 ¥)
6.17 S$
(490.00 ¥)
     -56.41 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 S$
(135.06 ¥)
2.27 S$
(180.00 ¥)
     +33.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.00 S$
(8,739.46 ¥)
125.87 S$
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +14.42 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 S$
(286.02 ¥)
5.54 S$
(440.00 ¥)
     +53.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(70.32 ¥)
8.31 S$
(659.83 ¥)
     +838.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.70 S$
(1,406.26 ¥)
45.31 S$
(3,600.00 ¥)
     +156.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.59 S$
(682.30 ¥)
6.72 S$
(534.28 ¥)
     -21.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 117,900.00 S$
(9,367,114.73 ¥)
31,957.34 S$
(2,539,000.00 ¥)
     -72.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 102,458.98 S$
(8,140,331.21 ¥)
27,963.20 S$
(2,221,666.67 ¥)
     -72.71 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 149.90 S$
(11,909.41 ¥)
256.11 S$
(20,347.99 ¥)
     +70.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 S$
(16.68 ¥)
0.55 S$
(43.81 ¥)
     +162.58 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 44.83 S$
(3,561.65 ¥)
57.45 S$
(4,564.71 ¥)
     +28.16 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 137.43 S$
(10,918.89 ¥)
117.39 S$
(9,326.83 ¥)
     -14.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.05 S$
(1,036.52 ¥)
39.02 S$
(3,100.00 ¥)
     +199.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(953.40 ¥)
22.66 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +88.80 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,168.00 S$
(92,797.20 ¥)
788.45 S$
(62,641.98 ¥)
     -32.50 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,910.17 S$
(2,217,453.43 ¥)
25,750.06 S$
(2,045,833.33 ¥)
     -7.74 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.43 S$
(7,502.49 ¥)
88.07 S$
(6,996.77 ¥)
     -6.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.58 S$
(4,097.86 ¥)
59.75 S$
(4,747.27 ¥)
     +15.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.38 S$
(9,643.32 ¥)
105.30 S$
(8,365.95 ¥)
     -13.25 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 144.80 S$
(11,504.31 ¥)
177.31 S$
(14,087.50 ¥)
     +22.45 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,729.65 S$
(216,869.85 ¥)
1,603.93 S$
(127,431.82 ¥)
     -41.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,677.47 S$
(133,274.62 ¥)
987.56 S$
(78,461.54 ¥)
     -41.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,300.00 S$
(421,083.19 ¥)
3,664.63 S$
(291,153.85 ¥)
     -30.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,987.37 S$
(237,345.82 ¥)
1,896.04 S$
(150,640.00 ¥)
     -36.53 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,373.73 S$
(188,592.06 ¥)
1,335.42 S$
(106,099.05 ¥)
     -43.74 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,257.69 S$
(99,923.19 ¥)
712.77 S$
(56,629.09 ¥)
     -43.33 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,307.98 S$
(342,267.78 ¥)
4,068.03 S$
(323,203.36 ¥)
     -5.57 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.45 1.46      -40.37 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:656261
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Currency: SGD