Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Yangon 

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Consumer Prices in Yangon are 44.0% lower than in Singapore (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Yangon are 57.0% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Yangon are 73.6% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Yangon are 63.4% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Yangon are 51.1% lower than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Yangon is 87.7% lower than in Singapore
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Restaurants
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 S$
(11.07 $)
2.63 S$
(1.94 $)
     -82.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 S$
(73.77 $)
44.06 S$
(32.50 $)
     -55.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 S$
(7.38 $)
7.52 S$
(5.55 $)
     -24.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(7.38 $)
1.07 S$
(0.79 $)
     -89.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.50 S$
(7.75 $)
3.05 S$
(2.25 $)
     -71.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 6.37 S$
(4.70 $)
2.98 S$
(2.20 $)
     -53.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 S$
(1.51 $)
1.06 S$
(0.78 $)
     -48.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 S$
(1.13 $)
0.91 S$
(0.67 $)
     -41.1 %
Markets
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.87 S$
(10.97 $)
9.74 S$
(7.18 $)
     -34.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.54 S$
(1.87 $)
1.20 S$
(0.88 $)
     -52.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.61 S$
(1.19 $)
0.73 S$
(0.54 $)
     -55.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.51 S$
(3.33 $)
1.83 S$
(1.35 $)
     -59.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.44 S$
(8.44 $)
7.74 S$
(5.71 $)
     -32.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.36 S$
(4.69 $)
3.59 S$
(2.65 $)
     -43.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.54 S$
(9.25 $)
5.06 S$
(3.73 $)
     -59.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.55 S$
(1.88 $)
1.69 S$
(1.25 $)
     -33.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.94 S$
(1.43 $)
0.57 S$
(0.42 $)
     -70.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.39 S$
(1.76 $)
1.74 S$
(1.29 $)
     -27.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.71 S$
(1.26 $)
1.00 S$
(0.74 $)
     -41.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.39 S$
(1.02 $)
0.67 S$
(0.49 $)
     -51.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 S$
(1.01 $)
0.60 S$
(0.44 $)
     -56.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.27 S$
(1.68 $)
2.08 S$
(1.53 $)
     -8.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.80 S$
(1.33 $)
0.46 S$
(0.34 $)
     -74.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 31.00 S$
(22.87 $)
14.37 S$
(10.60 $)
     -53.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.42 S$
(4.00 $)
1.36 S$
(1.00 $)
     -74.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.05 S$
(4.47 $)
2.16 S$
(1.59 $)
     -64.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.05 S$
(11.84 $)
2.22 S$
(1.64 $)
     -86.2 %
Transportation
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 S$
(1.48 $)
0.24 S$
(0.17 $)
     -88.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 128.00 S$
(94.43 $)
14.67 S$
(10.82 $)
     -88.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.30 S$
(3.17 $)
1.75 S$
(1.29 $)
     -59.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 S$
(1.19 $)
1.90 S$
(1.40 $)
     +17.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 S$
(14.75 $)
5.42 S$
(4.00 $)
     -72.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 10.73 S$
(7.91 $)
53.31 S$
(39.33 $)
     +397.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 180,000.00 S$
(132,787.92 $)
51,492.01 S$
(37,986.21 $)
     -71.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 158,373.12 S$
(116,833.54 $)
72,135.25 S$
(53,214.94 $)
     -54.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 210.13 S$
(155.02 $)
53.82 S$
(39.70 $)
     -74.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 23.67 S$
(17.46 $)
15.37 S$
(11.34 $)
     -35.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.93 S$
(34.62 $)
63.73 S$
(47.01 $)
     +35.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 137.66 S$
(101.55 $)
31.30 S$
(23.09 $)
     -77.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.57 S$
(12.96 $)
13.93 S$
(10.27 $)
     -20.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 S$
(11.07 $)
5.42 S$
(4.00 $)
     -63.9 %
Childcare
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,498.65 S$
(1,105.57 $)
519.63 S$
(383.33 $)
     -65.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,492.73 S$
(26,921.08 $)
14,459.15 S$
(10,666.67 $)
     -60.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 91.80 S$
(67.72 $)
64.57 S$
(47.63 $)
     -29.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 58.20 S$
(42.94 $)
79.91 S$
(58.95 $)
     +37.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 124.67 S$
(91.97 $)
91.51 S$
(67.51 $)
     -26.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.77 S$
(107.54 $)
131.55 S$
(97.04 $)
     -9.8 %
Rent Per Month
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,769.12 S$
(2,780.52 $)
1,029.76 S$
(759.67 $)
     -72.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,657.86 S$
(1,960.73 $)
330.75 S$
(244.00 $)
     -87.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,125.89 S$
(5,256.85 $)
2,055.91 S$
(1,516.67 $)
     -71.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,973.85 S$
(3,669.26 $)
1,479.80 S$
(1,091.67 $)
     -70.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,468.01 S$
(1,820.68 $)
158.22 S$
(116.72 $)
     -93.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,590.53 S$
(1,173.35 $)
39.69 S$
(29.28 $)
     -97.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,036.81 S$
(4,453.42 $)
319.07 S$
(235.38 $)
     -94.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.50 12.00      +242.9 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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