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Cost of Living Comparison Between Singapore and Malaysia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Malaysia are 52.40% lower than in Singapore
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Malaysia are 65.11% lower than in Singapore
Rent Prices in Malaysia are 83.01% lower than in Singapore
Restaurant Prices in Malaysia are 61.00% lower than in Singapore
Groceries Prices in Malaysia are 44.40% lower than in Singapore
Local Purchasing Power in Malaysia is 25.85% lower than in Singapore
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  SingaporeMalaysiaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 S$
(36.83 RM)
3.26 S$
(10.00 RM)
     -72.85 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
(184.14 RM)
19.55 S$
(60.00 RM)
     -67.42 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 S$
(24.55 RM)
4.56 S$
(14.00 RM)
     -42.98 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$
(30.69 RM)
4.89 S$
(15.00 RM)
     -51.13 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.50 S$
(32.23 RM)
4.89 S$
(15.00 RM)
     -53.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.41 S$
(16.59 RM)
3.37 S$
(10.35 RM)
     -37.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 S$
(5.86 RM)
0.77 S$
(2.36 RM)
     -59.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 S$
(4.24 RM)
0.42 S$
(1.28 RM)
     -69.86 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.18 S$
(34.33 RM)
8.18 S$
(25.11 RM)
     -26.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.16 S$
(6.63 RM)
0.97 S$
(2.99 RM)
     -54.89 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.53 S$
(4.69 RM)
0.57 S$
(1.73 RM)
     -63.00 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.89 S$
(8.86 RM)
1.65 S$
(5.07 RM)
     -42.71 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.27 S$
(28.45 RM)
6.46 S$
(19.84 RM)
     -30.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.99 S$
(12.26 RM)
1.78 S$
(5.46 RM)
     -55.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.51 S$
(23.05 RM)
3.96 S$
(12.15 RM)
     -47.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 S$
(5.84 RM)
1.42 S$
(4.36 RM)
     -25.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.45 S$
(4.45 RM)
0.75 S$
(2.29 RM)
     -48.47 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.78 S$
(5.45 RM)
1.31 S$
(4.02 RM)
     -26.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 S$
(3.86 RM)
0.65 S$
(2.01 RM)
     -48.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.40 S$
(4.30 RM)
0.47 S$
(1.44 RM)
     -66.50 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.32 S$
(4.04 RM)
0.51 S$
(1.55 RM)
     -61.64 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.11 S$
(6.47 RM)
1.07 S$
(3.28 RM)
     -49.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.72 S$
(5.27 RM)
0.70 S$
(2.16 RM)
     -59.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
(92.07 RM)
19.55 S$
(60.00 RM)
     -34.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.09 S$
(15.64 RM)
2.74 S$
(8.39 RM)
     -46.31 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.73 S$
(17.59 RM)
3.69 S$
(11.32 RM)
     -35.65 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.15 S$
(43.43 RM)
5.54 S$
(17.00 RM)
     -60.85 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 S$
(5.22 RM)
0.98 S$
(3.00 RM)
     -42.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.00 S$
(337.60 RM)
32.58 S$
(100.00 RM)
     -70.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 S$
(11.05 RM)
0.98 S$
(3.00 RM)
     -72.85 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.89 S$
(2.72 RM)
1.05 S$
(3.22 RM)
     +18.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.77 S$
(54.55 RM)
8.15 S$
(25.00 RM)
     -54.17 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.59 S$
(26.36 RM)
2.69 S$
(8.26 RM)
     -68.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 116,450.00 S$
(357,394.25 RM)
48,874.60 S$
(150,000.00 RM)
     -58.03 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 102,458.98 S$
(314,454.72 RM)
37,365.31 S$
(114,677.08 RM)
     -63.53 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.35 S$
(464.51 RM)
61.63 S$
(189.14 RM)
     -59.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 S$
(0.64 RM)
0.08 S$
(0.26 RM)
     -60.16 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.20 S$
(138.71 RM)
42.40 S$
(130.14 RM)
     -6.18 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 137.83 S$
(423.01 RM)
48.83 S$
(149.86 RM)
     -64.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.88 S$
(39.52 RM)
7.61 S$
(23.36 RM)
     -40.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$
(36.83 RM)
4.89 S$
(15.00 RM)
     -59.27 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,168.48 S$
(3,586.17 RM)
189.19 S$
(580.62 RM)
     -83.81 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,910.17 S$
(85,658.52 RM)
7,224.28 S$
(22,171.89 RM)
     -74.12 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 95.23 S$
(292.27 RM)
74.30 S$
(228.03 RM)
     -21.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.67 S$
(158.58 RM)
34.78 S$
(106.75 RM)
     -32.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.41 S$
(372.62 RM)
87.31 S$
(267.96 RM)
     -28.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.41 S$
(446.28 RM)
79.23 S$
(243.16 RM)
     -45.51 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,741.28 S$
(8,413.20 RM)
480.28 S$
(1,474.03 RM)
     -82.48 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,674.72 S$
(5,139.85 RM)
290.75 S$
(892.34 RM)
     -82.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,320.73 S$
(16,329.75 RM)
869.69 S$
(2,669.16 RM)
     -83.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,978.87 S$
(9,142.38 RM)
517.89 S$
(1,589.46 RM)
     -82.61 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,373.73 S$
(7,285.17 RM)
258.68 S$
(793.90 RM)
     -89.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,257.69 S$
(3,859.96 RM)
148.80 S$
(456.68 RM)
     -88.17 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,324.82 S$
(13,273.20 RM)
1,119.02 S$
(3,434.37 RM)
     -74.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.45 4.52      +84.38 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:6511294
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Currency: SGD