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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Japan Reverse

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City in Singapore:
City in Japan:
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Consumer Prices in Japan are 3.58% higher than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 25.27% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Japan are 60.77% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 17.35% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Japan are 24.89% higher than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 11.31% higher than in Singapore
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(961.73 ¥)
9.98 S$
(800.00 ¥)
     -16.82 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(4,808.64 ¥)
49.91 S$
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -16.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 S$
(601.08 ¥)
8.48 S$
(680.00 ¥)
     +13.13 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 S$
(641.15 ¥)
4.74 S$
(380.00 ¥)
     -40.73 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.00 S$
(801.44 ¥)
6.24 S$
(500.00 ¥)
     -37.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.43 S$
(435.16 ¥)
4.71 S$
(377.32 ¥)
     -13.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.69 S$
(135.09 ¥)
1.64 S$
(131.37 ¥)
     -2.75 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.24 S$
(99.53 ¥)
1.31 S$
(105.22 ¥)
     +5.71 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.97 S$
(879.47 ¥)
8.80 S$
(705.45 ¥)
     -19.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.04 S$
(163.82 ¥)
2.09 S$
(167.63 ¥)
     +2.32 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.27 S$
(102.00 ¥)
2.55 S$
(204.01 ¥)
     +100.01 %
Eggs (12) 2.82 S$
(225.80 ¥)
2.85 S$
(228.36 ¥)
     +1.13 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.05 S$
(805.08 ¥)
11.06 S$
(886.63 ¥)
     +10.13 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.74 S$
(299.55 ¥)
4.92 S$
(394.00 ¥)
     +31.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.21 S$
(657.67 ¥)
10.77 S$
(863.03 ¥)
     +31.22 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.86 S$
(148.99 ¥)
3.67 S$
(294.34 ¥)
     +97.56 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.18 S$
(94.74 ¥)
1.76 S$
(141.26 ¥)
     +49.10 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.78 S$
(142.88 ¥)
3.21 S$
(257.44 ¥)
     +80.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.15 S$
(91.90 ¥)
4.29 S$
(343.99 ¥)
     +274.31 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.16 S$
(92.70 ¥)
2.21 S$
(177.17 ¥)
     +91.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.02 S$
(82.11 ¥)
2.04 S$
(163.58 ¥)
     +99.23 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.26 S$
(180.88 ¥)
2.37 S$
(189.89 ¥)
     +4.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.65 S$
(132.16 ¥)
1.70 S$
(135.96 ¥)
     +2.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(2,404.32 ¥)
14.97 S$
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -50.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.69 S$
(455.72 ¥)
3.56 S$
(285.64 ¥)
     -37.32 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.11 S$
(569.77 ¥)
4.97 S$
(398.20 ¥)
     -30.11 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$
(1,041.87 ¥)
5.74 S$
(460.00 ¥)
     -55.85 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 S$
(144.26 ¥)
2.62 S$
(210.00 ¥)
     +45.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
(8,014.41 ¥)
115.17 S$
(9,230.00 ¥)
     +15.17 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
(280.50 ¥)
8.98 S$
(720.00 ¥)
     +156.68 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(70.94 ¥)
7.03 S$
(563.27 ¥)
     +694.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.60 S$
(1,410.54 ¥)
37.81 S$
(3,030.00 ¥)
     +114.81 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.78 S$
(623.85 ¥)
6.05 S$
(484.80 ¥)
     -22.29 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,000.00 S$
(9,617,286.79 ¥)
31,817.71 S$
(2,550,000.00 ¥)
     -73.49 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 115,174.42 S$
(9,230,545.03 ¥)
32,441.58 S$
(2,600,000.00 ¥)
     -71.83 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.13 S$
(12,432.37 ¥)
249.09 S$
(19,963.43 ¥)
     +60.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 S$
(13.07 ¥)
0.52 S$
(41.67 ¥)
     +218.93 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.91 S$
(3,359.06 ¥)
51.25 S$
(4,107.09 ¥)
     +22.27 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 124.78 S$
(10,000.51 ¥)
109.56 S$
(8,780.71 ¥)
     -12.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.33 S$
(987.96 ¥)
21.05 S$
(1,686.84 ¥)
     +70.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(961.73 ¥)
22.46 S$
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +87.16 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.24 S$
(7,953.70 ¥)
92.97 S$
(7,451.37 ¥)
     -6.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 55.58 S$
(4,454.38 ¥)
50.67 S$
(4,061.20 ¥)
     -8.83 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 120.29 S$
(9,640.30 ¥)
102.84 S$
(8,241.66 ¥)
     -14.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 128.27 S$
(10,280.35 ¥)
138.32 S$
(11,085.41 ¥)
     +7.83 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,001.25 S$
(240,531.96 ¥)
1,120.47 S$
(89,798.91 ¥)
     -62.67 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,966.98 S$
(157,641.42 ¥)
701.47 S$
(56,219.04 ¥)
     -64.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,924.95 S$
(474,849.67 ¥)
2,381.69 S$
(190,878.45 ¥)
     -59.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,354.69 S$
(268,858.71 ¥)
1,416.15 S$
(113,496.27 ¥)
     -57.79 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,170.88 S$
(173,983.10 ¥)
1,048.43 S$
(84,025.46 ¥)
     -51.70 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,053.89 S$
(84,463.05 ¥)
520.78 S$
(41,737.57 ¥)
     -50.58 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,073.03 S$
(326,429.41 ¥)
3,387.97 S$
(271,525.79 ¥)
     -16.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.22 1.44      -34.82 %
Last update: December, 2016December, 2016
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