Cost of Living in Singapore

Summary of cost of living in Singapore:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 S$ 6.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 S$ 60.00-196.63
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 S$ 8.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 S$ 5.00-15.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 S$ 8.00-16.00
Cappuccino (regular) 6.40 S$ 3.00-8.75
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 S$ 1.50-3.80
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 S$ 1.00-2.50
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.06 S$ 9.80-24.61
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.55 S$ 1.70-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.55 S$ 0.73-2.27
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.44 S$ 3.14-6.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.33 S$ 4.54-27.22
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.22 S$ 3.18-11.79
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.12 S$ 5.41-19.05
Apples (1 lb) 2.53 S$ 1.36-4.35
Banana (1 lb) 1.87 S$ 1.27-2.88
Oranges (1 lb) 2.42 S$ 0.91-4.04
Tomato (1 lb) 1.64 S$ 0.91-2.72
Potato (1 lb) 1.40 S$ 0.68-2.50
Onion (1 lb) 1.34 S$ 0.78-2.50
Lettuce (1 head) 2.34 S$ 1.40-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 S$ 0.80-3.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$ 20.00-60.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.35 S$ 3.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.02 S$ 3.00-10.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 S$ 15.00-25.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 S$ 1.29-2.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 128.00 S$ 90.00-150.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.30 S$ 3.60-6.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.69 S$ 1.05-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 S$ 13.20-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 10.75 S$ 8.71-12.87
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 180,000.00 S$ 160,000.00-200,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 160,456.59 S$ 145,000.00-178,888.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 206.95 S$ 127.50-354.17
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.16 S$ 10.00-50.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.68 S$ 35.00-60.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 132.34 S$ 80.00-200.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.39 S$ 10.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 S$ 12.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,569.44 S$ 900.00-2,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 35,832.44 S$ 25,000.00-50,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.17 S$ 40.00-130.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 58.32 S$ 29.90-80.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 124.91 S$ 80.00-170.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 148.46 S$ 90.00-240.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,756.80 S$ 2,500.00-5,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,605.35 S$ 1,800.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,081.71 S$ 4,500.00-10,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,913.58 S$ 3,500.00-7,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,524.56 S$ 1,499.99-3,699.97
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,649.35 S$ 1,218.88-2,136.75
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,448.53 S$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.56 2.60-4.80

Prices in Singapore

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