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Delhi vs Singapore
Del vs Sin

Average net salary (After tax)

Singapore
Delhi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sin
Del
Outside city centre
Sin
Del

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sin
Del
Outside city centre
Sin
Del

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sin
Del
Outside city centre
Sin
Del

Mortgage rates

Singapore
4.5%
Delhi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Singapore
Delhi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sin
Del

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Sin
Del

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sin
Del

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sin
Del

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Singapore
Delhi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sin
Del
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Sin
Del
White bread 500g
Sin
Del
Eggs 12
Sin
Del
White rice 1kg
Sin
Del

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Singapore
Delhi

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Sin
Del
Beef round 1kg
Sin
Del
Local cheese 1kg
Sin
Del

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sin
Del
Lettuce 1 head
Sin
Del
Tomatoes 1kg
Sin
Del

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sin
Del
Oranges 1 head
Sin
Del
Bananas 1kg
Sin
Del

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Singapore
4.5%
Delhi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 17.14% higher than in Delhi

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sin
Del
Market 0.5L bottle
Sin
Del

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sin
Del
Market 0.33L bottle
Sin
Del

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Singapore
5
Delhi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sin
Del

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Sin
Del

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Sin
Del
1 pair men's leather shoes
Sin
Del

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Singapore
$15.33
Delhi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sin $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth