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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Wellington 

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Consumer Prices in Wellington are 1.93% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Wellington are 10.31% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Wellington are 28.32% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Wellington are 43.61% higher than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Wellington are 15.29% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Wellington is 2.25% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.19 S$
(10.11 NZ$)
17.26 S$
(19.00 NZ$)
     +87.84 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 S$
(55.05 NZ$)
72.66 S$
(80.00 NZ$)
     +45.31 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 S$
(7.71 NZ$)
9.08 S$
(10.00 NZ$)
     +29.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(8.81 NZ$)
8.17 S$
(9.00 NZ$)
     +2.17 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 S$
(8.81 NZ$)
9.08 S$
(10.00 NZ$)
     +13.53 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.72 S$
(5.20 NZ$)
3.96 S$
(4.36 NZ$)
     -16.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.51 S$
(1.67 NZ$)
2.83 S$
(3.12 NZ$)
     +87.00 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.09 S$
(1.20 NZ$)
2.36 S$
(2.60 NZ$)
     +117.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.82 S$
(13.02 NZ$)
10.36 S$
(11.41 NZ$)
     -12.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.78 S$
(1.96 NZ$)
1.96 S$
(2.16 NZ$)
     +10.59 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.14 S$
(1.25 NZ$)
1.25 S$
(1.37 NZ$)
     +9.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.34 S$
(2.58 NZ$)
4.34 S$
(4.78 NZ$)
     +85.38 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.86 S$
(9.76 NZ$)
3.95 S$
(4.35 NZ$)
     -55.44 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.17 S$
(3.48 NZ$)
5.12 S$
(5.64 NZ$)
     +61.78 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.92 S$
(6.52 NZ$)
6.14 S$
(6.76 NZ$)
     +3.74 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 S$
(1.88 NZ$)
1.41 S$
(1.56 NZ$)
     -17.08 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 S$
(1.06 NZ$)
1.28 S$
(1.41 NZ$)
     +33.76 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.34 S$
(1.47 NZ$)
1.54 S$
(1.69 NZ$)
     +14.94 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.97 S$
(1.06 NZ$)
2.12 S$
(2.34 NZ$)
     +119.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.96 S$
(1.05 NZ$)
1.19 S$
(1.31 NZ$)
     +24.50 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.87 S$
(0.96 NZ$)
1.01 S$
(1.11 NZ$)
     +15.76 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.50 S$
(1.65 NZ$)
2.25 S$
(2.48 NZ$)
     +49.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.43 S$
(1.58 NZ$)
1.81 S$
(1.99 NZ$)
     +26.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25.00 S$
(27.53 NZ$)
13.62 S$
(15.00 NZ$)
     -45.51 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.84 S$
(4.23 NZ$)
6.26 S$
(6.89 NZ$)
     +62.97 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.97 S$
(4.38 NZ$)
7.49 S$
(8.25 NZ$)
     +88.53 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.77 S$
(15.17 NZ$)
24.29 S$
(26.75 NZ$)
     +76.39 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 S$
(1.87 NZ$)
4.54 S$
(5.00 NZ$)
     +167.12 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(110.11 NZ$)
136.23 S$
(150.00 NZ$)
     +36.23 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(3.85 NZ$)
3.18 S$
(3.50 NZ$)
     -9.18 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(0.97 NZ$)
3.87 S$
(4.26 NZ$)
     +337.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.60 S$
(19.38 NZ$)
54.49 S$
(60.00 NZ$)
     +209.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.59 S$
(9.46 NZ$)
7.52 S$
(8.28 NZ$)
     -12.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 112,000.00 S$
(123,318.49 NZ$)
29,970.27 S$
(32,999.00 NZ$)
     -73.24 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 102,258.90 S$
(112,592.97 NZ$)
27,054.15 S$
(29,788.18 NZ$)
     -73.54 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 136.88 S$
(150.71 NZ$)
157.12 S$
(173.00 NZ$)
     +14.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 S$
(0.14 NZ$)
0.35 S$
(0.38 NZ$)
     +176.27 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.88 S$
(45.01 NZ$)
73.09 S$
(80.48 NZ$)
     +78.81 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 120.28 S$
(132.44 NZ$)
47.42 S$
(52.21 NZ$)
     -60.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.99 S$
(11.00 NZ$)
12.72 S$
(14.00 NZ$)
     +27.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(13.21 NZ$)
11.81 S$
(13.00 NZ$)
     -1.61 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 938.12 S$
(1,032.92 NZ$)
832.53 S$
(916.67 NZ$)
     -11.26 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,265.76 S$
(26,718.01 NZ$)
17,710.24 S$
(19,500.00 NZ$)
     -27.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.19 S$
(98.21 NZ$)
99.75 S$
(109.83 NZ$)
     +11.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.01 S$
(50.66 NZ$)
48.52 S$
(53.42 NZ$)
     +5.45 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 110.47 S$
(121.63 NZ$)
127.56 S$
(140.45 NZ$)
     +15.47 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 109.69 S$
(120.78 NZ$)
139.48 S$
(153.58 NZ$)
     +27.16 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,507.68 S$
(2,761.10 NZ$)
1,558.63 S$
(1,716.14 NZ$)
     -37.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,388.61 S$
(1,528.94 NZ$)
1,265.86 S$
(1,393.79 NZ$)
     -8.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,113.16 S$
(4,528.83 NZ$)
2,654.54 S$
(2,922.80 NZ$)
     -35.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,580.09 S$
(2,840.83 NZ$)
2,111.06 S$
(2,324.40 NZ$)
     -18.18 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,068.40 S$
(2,277.43 NZ$)
535.66 S$
(589.79 NZ$)
     -74.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,028.58 S$
(1,132.53 NZ$)
411.41 S$
(452.99 NZ$)
     -60.00 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,067.80 S$
(4,478.89 NZ$)
3,730.34 S$
(4,107.32 NZ$)
     -8.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.05 5.00      +144.14 %
Last update: October 2018October 2018
Contributors:674165
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: SGD