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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Helsinki 

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Consumer Prices in Helsinki are 8.27% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Helsinki are 22.82% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Helsinki are 43.42% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Helsinki are 49.55% higher than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Helsinki are 11.06% lower than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Helsinki is 8.94% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.50 S$
(6.93 €)
18.19 S$
(12.00 €)
     +73.22 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(39.59 €)
98.52 S$
(65.00 €)
     +64.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 S$
(5.28 €)
12.13 S$
(8.00 €)
     +51.57 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(6.60 €)
9.47 S$
(6.25 €)
     -5.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.00 S$
(7.26 €)
10.61 S$
(7.00 €)
     -3.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.35 S$
(3.53 €)
5.78 S$
(3.82 €)
     +8.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 S$
(1.22 €)
4.04 S$
(2.67 €)
     +119.21 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 S$
(0.91 €)
3.00 S$
(1.98 €)
     +117.28 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.68 S$
(7.70 €)
5.43 S$
(3.58 €)
     -53.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.22 S$
(1.46 €)
2.75 S$
(1.81 €)
     +23.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.54 S$
(1.02 €)
1.23 S$
(0.81 €)
     -20.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.97 S$
(1.96 €)
2.91 S$
(1.92 €)
     -2.08 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.45 S$
(6.24 €)
4.60 S$
(3.04 €)
     -51.33 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.98 S$
(2.63 €)
6.69 S$
(4.41 €)
     +67.87 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.34 S$
(4.85 €)
8.94 S$
(5.90 €)
     +21.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.91 S$
(1.26 €)
1.39 S$
(0.91 €)
     -27.63 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.53 S$
(1.01 €)
1.08 S$
(0.71 €)
     -29.78 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.82 S$
(1.20 €)
1.20 S$
(0.79 €)
     -34.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 S$
(0.83 €)
2.02 S$
(1.33 €)
     +60.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.39 S$
(0.91 €)
0.62 S$
(0.41 €)
     -55.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.32 S$
(0.87 €)
0.86 S$
(0.57 €)
     -34.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.13 S$
(1.41 €)
3.33 S$
(2.20 €)
     +56.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.74 S$
(1.15 €)
2.10 S$
(1.39 €)
     +20.88 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 31.00 S$
(20.45 €)
18.19 S$
(12.00 €)
     -41.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.15 S$
(3.40 €)
3.34 S$
(2.20 €)
     -35.13 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.89 S$
(3.89 €)
4.31 S$
(2.84 €)
     -26.90 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.10 S$
(9.30 €)
11.37 S$
(7.50 €)
     -19.38 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 S$
(1.12 €)
4.24 S$
(2.80 €)
     +149.64 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 109.35 S$
(72.14 €)
90.49 S$
(59.70 €)
     -17.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 S$
(2.38 €)
9.09 S$
(6.00 €)
     +152.61 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(0.58 €)
2.93 S$
(1.93 €)
     +230.69 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
(11.88 €)
71.30 S$
(47.04 €)
     +296.10 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.59 S$
(5.66 €)
8.87 S$
(5.85 €)
     +3.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 114,950.00 S$
(75,840.93 €)
36,376.14 S$
(24,000.00 €)
     -68.35 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 103,898.09 S$
(68,549.17 €)
36,684.07 S$
(24,203.17 €)
     -64.69 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 150.93 S$
(99.58 €)
157.11 S$
(103.65 €)
     +4.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 S$
(0.14 €)
0.10 S$
(0.07 €)
     -51.21 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.03 S$
(29.71 €)
33.63 S$
(22.19 €)
     -25.31 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 138.91 S$
(91.65 €)
50.74 S$
(33.48 €)
     -63.47 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.26 S$
(8.09 €)
37.13 S$
(24.50 €)
     +202.78 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(7.92 €)
21.22 S$
(14.00 €)
     +76.83 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,135.24 S$
(749.00 €)
471.10 S$
(310.82 €)
     -58.50 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,452.54 S$
(18,112.45 €)
2,487.22 S$
(1,641.00 €)
     -90.94 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.35 S$
(62.25 €)
133.03 S$
(87.77 €)
     +41.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.57 S$
(34.68 €)
45.95 S$
(30.31 €)
     -12.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 123.65 S$
(81.58 €)
125.26 S$
(82.64 €)
     +1.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 142.99 S$
(94.34 €)
176.51 S$
(116.45 €)
     +23.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,741.38 S$
(1,808.69 €)
1,412.82 S$
(932.14 €)
     -48.46 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,675.00 S$
(1,105.12 €)
1,138.08 S$
(750.88 €)
     -32.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,262.65 S$
(3,472.16 €)
2,635.79 S$
(1,739.02 €)
     -49.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,939.39 S$
(1,939.33 €)
1,914.41 S$
(1,263.08 €)
     -34.87 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,341.91 S$
(1,545.13 €)
1,030.07 S$
(679.61 €)
     -56.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,259.07 S$
(830.70 €)
589.15 S$
(388.70 €)
     -53.21 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,275.16 S$
(2,820.64 €)
3,594.55 S$
(2,371.59 €)
     -15.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.50 1.44      -42.23 %
Last update: September 2019September 2019
Contributors:645325
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Currency: SGD