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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Tokyo 

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 20.44% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 3.43% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 35.55% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 13.17% higher than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 49.98% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 1.85% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 S$
(659.58 ¥)
12.13 S$
(1,000.00 ¥)
     +51.61 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$
(4,122.36 ¥)
60.64 S$
(5,000.00 ¥)
     +21.29 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 S$
(577.13 ¥)
8.07 S$
(665.00 ¥)
     +15.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(824.47 ¥)
4.85 S$
(400.00 ¥)
     -51.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 S$
(742.03 ¥)
5.82 S$
(480.00 ¥)
     -35.31 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.79 S$
(395.05 ¥)
4.77 S$
(393.50 ¥)
     -0.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 S$
(126.11 ¥)
1.68 S$
(138.40 ¥)
     +9.75 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 S$
(93.79 ¥)
1.28 S$
(105.13 ¥)
     +12.09 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.72 S$
(966.62 ¥)
8.34 S$
(687.32 ¥)
     -28.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.79 S$
(147.48 ¥)
2.10 S$
(173.27 ¥)
     +17.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.17 S$
(96.06 ¥)
3.33 S$
(274.54 ¥)
     +185.80 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.40 S$
(198.14 ¥)
2.77 S$
(228.70 ¥)
     +15.42 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.15 S$
(671.76 ¥)
5.94 S$
(489.88 ¥)
     -27.07 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.16 S$
(260.87 ¥)
4.44 S$
(366.44 ¥)
     +40.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.63 S$
(464.24 ¥)
13.48 S$
(1,111.30 ¥)
     +139.38 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.65 S$
(136.14 ¥)
4.57 S$
(376.48 ¥)
     +176.54 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.05 S$
(86.22 ¥)
2.06 S$
(169.45 ¥)
     +96.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.40 S$
(115.12 ¥)
3.30 S$
(272.16 ¥)
     +136.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.00 S$
(82.56 ¥)
3.81 S$
(314.28 ¥)
     +280.69 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.05 S$
(86.90 ¥)
2.28 S$
(187.62 ¥)
     +115.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 S$
(78.29 ¥)
1.95 S$
(160.95 ¥)
     +105.57 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.66 S$
(137.22 ¥)
2.48 S$
(204.46 ¥)
     +49.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.37 S$
(112.57 ¥)
1.60 S$
(131.71 ¥)
     +17.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25.00 S$
(2,061.18 ¥)
18.19 S$
(1,500.00 ¥)
     -27.23 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.07 S$
(335.23 ¥)
3.10 S$
(255.80 ¥)
     -23.69 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.29 S$
(353.45 ¥)
4.83 S$
(398.18 ¥)
     +12.65 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 S$
(1,154.26 ¥)
5.46 S$
(450.00 ¥)
     -61.01 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 S$
(140.16 ¥)
2.40 S$
(197.50 ¥)
     +40.91 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(8,244.73 ¥)
121.29 S$
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +21.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(288.57 ¥)
5.94 S$
(490.00 ¥)
     +69.81 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(72.98 ¥)
8.00 S$
(659.83 ¥)
     +804.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.60 S$
(1,451.07 ¥)
46.09 S$
(3,800.00 ¥)
     +161.88 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.63 S$
(711.16 ¥)
6.62 S$
(545.64 ¥)
     -23.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 110,000.00 S$
(9,069,202.85 ¥)
30,686.27 S$
(2,530,000.00 ¥)
     -72.10 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 98,740.16 S$
(8,140,859.67 ¥)
26,171.21 S$
(2,157,745.88 ¥)
     -73.49 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.45 S$
(12,651.22 ¥)
221.99 S$
(18,302.55 ¥)
     +44.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 S$
(11.04 ¥)
0.57 S$
(46.70 ¥)
     +322.91 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.67 S$
(3,600.87 ¥)
55.51 S$
(4,576.41 ¥)
     +27.09 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 125.30 S$
(10,330.54 ¥)
115.53 S$
(9,525.00 ¥)
     -7.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.04 S$
(827.57 ¥)
36.67 S$
(3,023.53 ¥)
     +265.35 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(989.37 ¥)
21.83 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +81.93 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,087.39 S$
(89,652.52 ¥)
563.47 S$
(46,456.52 ¥)
     -48.18 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,940.00 S$
(2,056,235.63 ¥)
25,597.16 S$
(2,110,416.67 ¥)
     +2.63 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 90.55 S$
(7,465.44 ¥)
79.53 S$
(6,557.14 ¥)
     -12.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.99 S$
(3,873.98 ¥)
55.53 S$
(4,578.38 ¥)
     +18.18 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 118.83 S$
(9,796.96 ¥)
98.58 S$
(8,127.66 ¥)
     -17.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.12 S$
(10,397.91 ¥)
157.27 S$
(12,966.67 ¥)
     +24.70 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,558.14 S$
(210,911.69 ¥)
1,431.22 S$
(118,000.00 ¥)
     -44.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,499.72 S$
(123,648.05 ¥)
908.19 S$
(74,877.55 ¥)
     -39.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,624.10 S$
(381,244.26 ¥)
3,374.45 S$
(278,214.29 ¥)
     -27.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,955.81 S$
(243,698.88 ¥)
1,786.66 S$
(147,305.56 ¥)
     -39.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,138.11 S$
(176,281.31 ¥)
1,305.29 S$
(107,617.29 ¥)
     -38.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,071.51 S$
(88,343.23 ¥)
662.60 S$
(54,629.35 ¥)
     -38.16 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,852.98 S$
(317,667.82 ¥)
3,789.74 S$
(312,453.78 ¥)
     -1.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.20 1.38      -37.09 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
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Currency: SGD