Cost of Living Comparison Between Glasgow and Singapore 

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Cost of Living in Singapore is 18.2% higher than in Glasgow (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Singapore is 48.5% higher than in Glasgow
Rent Prices in Singapore are 118.9% higher than in Glasgow
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 19.2% lower than in Glasgow
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 25.8% higher than in Glasgow
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 8.9% lower than in Glasgow
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Restaurants
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(25.72 S$)
8.75 £
(15.00 S$)
     -41.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(102.87 S$)
53.95 £
(92.50 S$)
     -10.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(12.00 S$)
5.83 £
(10.00 S$)
     -16.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(7.72 S$)
5.83 £
(10.00 S$)
     +29.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(8.57 S$)
5.83 £
(10.00 S$)
     +16.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.31 £
(5.68 S$)
3.70 £
(6.35 S$)
     +11.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 £
(2.96 S$)
1.16 £
(1.99 S$)
     -32.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.21 £
(2.07 S$)
0.89 £
(1.52 S$)
     -26.4 %
Markets
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.73 £
(8.11 S$)
8.21 £
(14.08 S$)
     +73.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.11 £
(1.91 S$)
1.50 £
(2.58 S$)
     +35.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 £
(1.25 S$)
0.94 £
(1.62 S$)
     +29.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.93 £
(5.02 S$)
2.59 £
(4.45 S$)
     -11.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.49 £
(5.99 S$)
6.33 £
(10.85 S$)
     +81.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.05 £
(5.23 S$)
3.68 £
(6.31 S$)
     +20.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.87 £
(8.35 S$)
6.92 £
(11.87 S$)
     +42.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 £
(1.79 S$)
1.48 £
(2.53 S$)
     +41.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.83 S$)
1.13 £
(1.93 S$)
     +131.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.00 £
(1.72 S$)
1.40 £
(2.40 S$)
     +39.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.55 £
(2.66 S$)
1.00 £
(1.71 S$)
     -35.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.78 S$)
0.85 £
(1.45 S$)
     +85.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.85 S$)
0.82 £
(1.41 S$)
     +66.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 £
(1.37 S$)
1.36 £
(2.33 S$)
     +70.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(1.52 S$)
1.06 £
(1.82 S$)
     +20.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(13.72 S$)
18.08 £
(31.00 S$)
     +126.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 £
(3.22 S$)
3.18 £
(5.44 S$)
     +69.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 £
(3.69 S$)
3.50 £
(6.01 S$)
     +62.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.68 £
(25.16 S$)
9.33 £
(16.00 S$)
     -36.4 %
Transportation
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.77 £
(4.76 S$)
1.17 £
(2.00 S$)
     -58.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 61.80 £
(105.95 S$)
74.66 £
(128.00 S$)
     +20.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(6.86 S$)
2.62 £
(4.50 S$)
     -34.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 £
(4.41 S$)
0.94 £
(1.61 S$)
     -63.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 £
(34.29 S$)
11.67 £
(20.00 S$)
     -41.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 £
(9.81 S$)
6.28 £
(10.78 S$)
     +9.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(48,493.62 S$)
104,989.06 £
(180,000.00 S$)
     +271.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,571.43 £
(45,555.76 S$)
91,791.43 £
(157,373.12 S$)
     +245.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 271.35 £
(465.22 S$)
121.03 £
(207.50 S$)
     -55.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.94 £
(22.18 S$)
12.86 £
(22.04 S$)
     -0.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.62 £
(54.22 S$)
27.76 £
(47.59 S$)
     -12.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.74 £
(68.13 S$)
81.14 £
(139.11 S$)
     +104.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.00 £
(24.00 S$)
9.21 £
(15.78 S$)
     -34.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(20.57 S$)
8.75 £
(15.00 S$)
     -27.1 %
Childcare
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 903.57 £
(1,549.14 S$)
851.51 £
(1,459.88 S$)
     -5.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,750.00 £
(16,716.03 S$)
21,689.01 £
(37,185.04 S$)
     +122.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.08 £
(125.29 S$)
52.49 £
(90.00 S$)
     -28.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00 £
(61.72 S$)
32.73 £
(56.11 S$)
     -9.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.58 £
(153.59 S$)
73.17 £
(125.45 S$)
     -18.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.11 £
(130.49 S$)
77.15 £
(132.27 S$)
     +1.4 %
Rent Per Month
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,101.85 £
(1,889.08 S$)
2,062.51 £
(3,536.11 S$)
     +87.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 760.62 £
(1,304.06 S$)
1,585.22 £
(2,717.80 S$)
     +108.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,858.00 £
(3,185.47 S$)
4,163.81 £
(7,138.70 S$)
     +124.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,208.17 £
(2,071.36 S$)
2,975.54 £
(5,101.45 S$)
     +146.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 273.36 £
(468.67 S$)
1,500.14 £
(2,571.93 S$)
     +448.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 227.61 £
(390.22 S$)
979.25 £
(1,678.89 S$)
     +330.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Glasgow Edit Singapore Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,623.78 £
(4,498.38 S$)
3,548.39 £
(6,083.58 S$)
     +35.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.70 3.55      -37.6 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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