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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Wellington 

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Consumer Prices in Wellington are 8.04% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Wellington are 18.58% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Wellington are 33.71% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Wellington are 11.02% higher than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Wellington are 1.99% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Wellington is 14.36% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(12.91 NZ$)
13.94 S$
(15.00 NZ$)
     +16.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(64.57 NZ$)
74.34 S$
(80.00 NZ$)
     +23.90 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(8.07 NZ$)
9.29 S$
(10.00 NZ$)
     +23.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(10.76 NZ$)
7.67 S$
(8.25 NZ$)
     -23.34 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.00 S$
(10.76 NZ$)
9.29 S$
(10.00 NZ$)
     -7.08 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 S$
(5.47 NZ$)
4.07 S$
(4.38 NZ$)
     -19.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.66 S$
(1.79 NZ$)
2.97 S$
(3.19 NZ$)
     +78.71 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.21 S$
(1.30 NZ$)
2.45 S$
(2.64 NZ$)
     +102.86 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.13 S$
(13.06 NZ$)
10.78 S$
(11.60 NZ$)
     -11.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.95 S$
(2.10 NZ$)
2.05 S$
(2.21 NZ$)
     +5.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.18 S$
(1.27 NZ$)
1.27 S$
(1.37 NZ$)
     +7.99 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.60 S$
(2.80 NZ$)
4.45 S$
(4.79 NZ$)
     +70.98 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.78 S$
(10.53 NZ$)
3.94 S$
(4.24 NZ$)
     -59.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.69 S$
(3.97 NZ$)
5.39 S$
(5.80 NZ$)
     +46.18 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.22 S$
(8.85 NZ$)
6.36 S$
(6.85 NZ$)
     -22.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.92 S$
(2.06 NZ$)
1.38 S$
(1.49 NZ$)
     -28.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.10 S$
(1.18 NZ$)
1.36 S$
(1.47 NZ$)
     +24.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.72 S$
(1.85 NZ$)
1.55 S$
(1.67 NZ$)
     -10.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.11 S$
(1.19 NZ$)
2.11 S$
(2.27 NZ$)
     +89.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.09 S$
(1.18 NZ$)
1.18 S$
(1.27 NZ$)
     +7.74 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.98 S$
(1.05 NZ$)
1.04 S$
(1.12 NZ$)
     +6.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.84 S$
(1.98 NZ$)
2.22 S$
(2.39 NZ$)
     +20.52 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 S$
(1.74 NZ$)
1.88 S$
(2.02 NZ$)
     +16.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25.00 S$
(26.90 NZ$)
13.94 S$
(15.00 NZ$)
     -44.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.43 S$
(4.77 NZ$)
5.91 S$
(6.36 NZ$)
     +33.41 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.92 S$
(5.29 NZ$)
7.67 S$
(8.25 NZ$)
     +55.86 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.50 S$
(14.53 NZ$)
24.16 S$
(26.00 NZ$)
     +78.96 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(1.94 NZ$)
4.65 S$
(5.00 NZ$)
     +158.12 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 95.00 S$
(102.23 NZ$)
139.39 S$
(150.00 NZ$)
     +46.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(3.77 NZ$)
3.25 S$
(3.50 NZ$)
     -7.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(0.95 NZ$)
3.89 S$
(4.18 NZ$)
     +339.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 S$
(18.73 NZ$)
55.75 S$
(60.00 NZ$)
     +220.43 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.54 S$
(9.19 NZ$)
7.40 S$
(7.97 NZ$)
     -13.30 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 118,950.00 S$
(128,008.21 NZ$)
31,584.77 S$
(33,990.00 NZ$)
     -73.45 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 104,065.74 S$
(111,990.49 NZ$)
27,933.72 S$
(30,060.91 NZ$)
     -73.16 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 143.77 S$
(154.71 NZ$)
154.79 S$
(166.57 NZ$)
     +7.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 S$
(0.15 NZ$)
0.37 S$
(0.40 NZ$)
     +174.98 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 44.92 S$
(48.34 NZ$)
75.47 S$
(81.22 NZ$)
     +68.01 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.28 S$
(144.50 NZ$)
49.55 S$
(53.32 NZ$)
     -63.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.69 S$
(12.58 NZ$)
14.71 S$
(15.83 NZ$)
     +25.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(12.91 NZ$)
13.94 S$
(15.00 NZ$)
     +16.15 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 981.54 S$
(1,056.28 NZ$)
851.80 S$
(916.67 NZ$)
     -13.22 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 25,977.19 S$
(27,955.39 NZ$)
18,120.13 S$
(19,500.00 NZ$)
     -30.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 93.20 S$
(100.30 NZ$)
104.07 S$
(112.00 NZ$)
     +11.66 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.01 S$
(53.81 NZ$)
50.85 S$
(54.72 NZ$)
     +1.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 119.88 S$
(129.01 NZ$)
131.89 S$
(141.93 NZ$)
     +10.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.48 S$
(130.73 NZ$)
142.23 S$
(153.06 NZ$)
     +17.08 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,695.28 S$
(2,900.53 NZ$)
1,676.98 S$
(1,804.69 NZ$)
     -37.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,762.50 S$
(1,896.72 NZ$)
1,340.60 S$
(1,442.69 NZ$)
     -23.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,657.55 S$
(5,012.23 NZ$)
2,771.45 S$
(2,982.50 NZ$)
     -40.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,911.11 S$
(3,132.80 NZ$)
2,252.79 S$
(2,424.35 NZ$)
     -22.61 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,137.99 S$
(2,300.80 NZ$)
533.85 S$
(574.51 NZ$)
     -75.03 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,096.55 S$
(1,180.05 NZ$)
395.34 S$
(425.45 NZ$)
     -63.95 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,088.79 S$
(4,400.15 NZ$)
3,807.13 S$
(4,097.04 NZ$)
     -6.89 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.04 4.88      +138.89 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
Contributors:667149
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: SGD