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Osaka vs Singapore
Osa vs Sin

Average net salary (After tax)

Singapore
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sin
Osa
Outside city centre
Sin
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sin
Osa
Outside city centre
Sin
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sin
Osa
Outside city centre
Sin
Osa

Mortgage rates

Singapore
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Singapore
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sin
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Sin
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sin
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sin
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Singapore
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sin
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Singapore
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sin
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Sin
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Sin
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sin
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Sin
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Sin
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Singapore
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sin
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Sin
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sin
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Sin
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Singapore
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sin
Osa

Summer dress

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

Sin
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Singapore
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sin $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sin $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth