Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 9.42% lower than in Singapore (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 24.67% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Australia are 45.21% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 21.94% higher than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Australia are 0.89% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 26.25% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants
Singapore Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(12.62 A$)
19.02 S$
(20.00 A$)
     +58.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 S$
(84.12 A$)
95.10 S$
(100.00 A$)
     +18.87 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 S$
(8.41 A$)
12.36 S$
(13.00 A$)
     +54.53 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(10.52 A$)
7.61 S$
(8.00 A$)
     -23.92 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 S$
(12.62 A$)
8.56 S$
(9.00 A$)
     -28.68 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.68 S$
(5.97 A$)
4.46 S$
(4.69 A$)
     -21.37 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 S$
(1.98 A$)
3.33 S$
(3.50 A$)
     +76.51 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 S$
(1.45 A$)
2.80 S$
(2.95 A$)
     +103.34 %
Markets
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.23 S$
(12.86 A$)
6.43 S$
(6.76 A$)
     -47.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.28 S$
(2.39 A$)
2.57 S$
(2.71 A$)
     +13.01 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.40 S$
(1.48 A$)
1.18 S$
(1.24 A$)
     -15.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.57 S$
(3.75 A$)
4.76 S$
(5.00 A$)
     +33.20 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.34 S$
(11.92 A$)
4.79 S$
(5.04 A$)
     -57.73 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.63 S$
(4.87 A$)
4.81 S$
(5.06 A$)
     +3.89 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.35 S$
(12.99 A$)
8.27 S$
(8.69 A$)
     -33.04 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.10 S$
(2.21 A$)
1.90 S$
(1.99 A$)
     -9.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.47 S$
(1.54 A$)
1.55 S$
(1.63 A$)
     +5.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.17 S$
(2.28 A$)
1.68 S$
(1.77 A$)
     -22.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.62 S$
(1.70 A$)
2.77 S$
(2.91 A$)
     +70.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.29 S$
(1.36 A$)
1.40 S$
(1.47 A$)
     +8.22 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.27 S$
(1.34 A$)
1.16 S$
(1.22 A$)
     -8.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.23 S$
(2.35 A$)
2.89 S$
(3.04 A$)
     +29.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 S$
(1.87 A$)
2.06 S$
(2.17 A$)
     +16.29 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(31.55 A$)
15.22 S$
(16.00 A$)
     -49.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.28 S$
(5.55 A$)
5.45 S$
(5.73 A$)
     +3.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.32 S$
(6.64 A$)
5.77 S$
(6.07 A$)
     -8.65 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.30 S$
(15.04 A$)
38.04 S$
(40.00 A$)
     +166.01 %
Transportation
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 S$
(2.10 A$)
4.28 S$
(4.50 A$)
     +113.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 S$
(131.44 A$)
144.63 S$
(152.09 A$)
     +15.71 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 S$
(4.10 A$)
3.99 S$
(4.20 A$)
     +2.41 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 S$
(1.69 A$)
3.31 S$
(3.48 A$)
     +105.41 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 S$
(21.03 A$)
47.55 S$
(50.00 A$)
     +137.74 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 10.49 S$
(11.03 A$)
7.16 S$
(7.53 A$)
     -31.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 S$
(147,216.69 A$)
28,529.37 S$
(30,000.00 A$)
     -79.62 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 125,306.56 S$
(131,765.84 A$)
26,059.27 S$
(27,402.57 A$)
     -79.20 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.99 S$
(179.80 A$)
189.30 S$
(199.05 A$)
     +10.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 S$
(0.23 A$)
0.38 S$
(0.40 A$)
     +74.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.90 S$
(46.16 A$)
73.00 S$
(76.77 A$)
     +66.29 %
Sports And Leisure
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 121.31 S$
(127.56 A$)
64.46 S$
(67.78 A$)
     -46.87 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.89 S$
(16.71 A$)
18.58 S$
(19.54 A$)
     +16.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 S$
(14.20 A$)
18.31 S$
(19.25 A$)
     +35.60 %
Childcare
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,273.51 S$
(1,339.16 A$)
1,868.47 S$
(1,964.79 A$)
     +46.72 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,862.77 S$
(32,453.68 A$)
16,145.67 S$
(16,977.95 A$)
     -47.69 %
Clothing And Shoes
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.82 S$
(97.61 A$)
95.69 S$
(100.62 A$)
     +3.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 58.97 S$
(62.01 A$)
55.84 S$
(58.72 A$)
     -5.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 139.43 S$
(146.62 A$)
134.40 S$
(141.32 A$)
     -3.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.83 S$
(162.81 A$)
142.00 S$
(149.32 A$)
     -8.29 %
Rent Per Month
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,078.45 S$
(3,237.14 A$)
1,780.24 S$
(1,872.00 A$)
     -42.17 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,219.45 S$
(2,333.85 A$)
1,348.54 S$
(1,418.05 A$)
     -39.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,110.53 S$
(6,425.51 A$)
3,005.86 S$
(3,160.81 A$)
     -50.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,779.49 S$
(3,974.31 A$)
2,186.22 S$
(2,298.91 A$)
     -42.16 %
Buy Apartment Price
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,553.38 S$
(2,685.00 A$)
688.51 S$
(724.00 A$)
     -73.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,205.32 S$
(1,267.45 A$)
473.33 S$
(497.73 A$)
     -60.73 %
Salaries And Financing
Singapore Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,901.55 S$
(6,205.76 A$)
5,612.50 S$
(5,901.81 A$)
     -4.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.12 3.10      +46.02 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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