Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Yangon 

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Consumer Prices in Yangon are 45.3% lower than in Singapore (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Yangon are 57.8% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Yangon are 73.5% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Yangon are 66.0% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Yangon are 48.7% lower than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Yangon is 86.5% lower than in Singapore
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Restaurants
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 S$
(11.16 $)
2.65 S$
(1.97 $)
     -82.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 S$
(74.43 $)
33.59 S$
(25.00 $)
     -66.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 S$
(7.44 $)
7.45 S$
(5.55 $)
     -25.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(7.44 $)
1.83 S$
(1.36 $)
     -81.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 S$
(8.93 $)
4.03 S$
(3.00 $)
     -66.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 6.43 S$
(4.78 $)
3.56 S$
(2.65 $)
     -44.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.09 S$
(1.55 $)
1.05 S$
(0.78 $)
     -49.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.60 S$
(1.19 $)
0.90 S$
(0.67 $)
     -43.8 %
Markets
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.23 S$
(11.33 $)
10.43 S$
(7.76 $)
     -31.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.54 S$
(1.89 $)
1.27 S$
(0.94 $)
     -50.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.54 S$
(1.15 $)
0.67 S$
(0.50 $)
     -56.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.38 S$
(3.26 $)
1.82 S$
(1.35 $)
     -58.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.10 S$
(8.26 $)
9.14 S$
(6.80 $)
     -17.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.21 S$
(4.62 $)
3.55 S$
(2.65 $)
     -42.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.06 S$
(8.98 $)
5.02 S$
(3.73 $)
     -58.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.54 S$
(1.89 $)
1.68 S$
(1.25 $)
     -34.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.87 S$
(1.39 $)
0.57 S$
(0.43 $)
     -69.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.40 S$
(1.78 $)
1.73 S$
(1.29 $)
     -28.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.71 S$
(1.27 $)
0.99 S$
(0.74 $)
     -41.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.40 S$
(1.04 $)
0.62 S$
(0.46 $)
     -55.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.36 S$
(1.01 $)
0.78 S$
(0.58 $)
     -43.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.43 S$
(1.81 $)
2.02 S$
(1.50 $)
     -16.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 S$
(1.39 $)
0.48 S$
(0.36 $)
     -74.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(22.33 $)
14.24 S$
(10.60 $)
     -52.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.15 S$
(3.83 $)
1.43 S$
(1.07 $)
     -72.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.01 S$
(4.47 $)
1.96 S$
(1.46 $)
     -67.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 S$
(11.91 $)
2.37 S$
(1.76 $)
     -85.2 %
Transportation
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 S$
(1.49 $)
0.20 S$
(0.15 $)
     -89.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 128.00 S$
(95.27 $)
13.44 S$
(10.00 $)
     -89.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 S$
(3.13 $)
1.64 S$
(1.22 $)
     -61.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.69 S$
(1.26 $)
1.88 S$
(1.40 $)
     +11.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 S$
(14.89 $)
5.37 S$
(4.00 $)
     -73.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 10.69 S$
(7.95 $)
52.84 S$
(39.33 $)
     +394.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 180,000.00 S$
(133,977.42 $)
47,022.85 S$
(35,000.00 $)
     -73.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 163,321.24 S$
(121,563.10 $)
44,053.69 S$
(32,790.00 $)
     -73.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 204.46 S$
(152.18 $)
34.10 S$
(25.38 $)
     -83.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.48 S$
(18.22 $)
17.29 S$
(12.87 $)
     -29.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.45 S$
(34.57 $)
67.67 S$
(50.37 $)
     +45.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 129.38 S$
(96.30 $)
53.79 S$
(40.03 $)
     -58.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.67 S$
(12.41 $)
14.74 S$
(10.97 $)
     -11.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 S$
(11.16 $)
6.72 S$
(5.00 $)
     -55.2 %
Childcare
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,631.28 S$
(1,214.20 $)
604.58 S$
(450.00 $)
     -62.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,493.70 S$
(27,162.95 $)
19,145.02 S$
(14,250.00 $)
     -47.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 90.13 S$
(67.08 $)
36.76 S$
(27.36 $)
     -59.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 57.37 S$
(42.70 $)
48.47 S$
(36.08 $)
     -15.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 125.68 S$
(93.54 $)
85.89 S$
(63.93 $)
     -31.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 148.89 S$
(110.82 $)
77.55 S$
(57.72 $)
     -47.9 %
Rent Per Month
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,756.80 S$
(2,796.26 $)
1,020.62 S$
(759.67 $)
     -72.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,673.65 S$
(1,990.05 $)
436.64 S$
(325.00 $)
     -83.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,222.99 S$
(5,376.21 $)
2,037.66 S$
(1,516.67 $)
     -71.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,055.25 S$
(3,762.71 $)
1,466.67 S$
(1,091.67 $)
     -71.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,524.56 S$
(1,879.08 $)
178.56 S$
(132.90 $)
     -92.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,649.35 S$
(1,227.64 $)
42.89 S$
(31.92 $)
     -97.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Singapore Edit Yangon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,314.01 S$
(4,699.64 $)
360.58 S$
(268.39 $)
     -94.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.56 11.00      +209.0 %
Last update: February 2024December 2023
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