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Singapore vs Reykjavik
Sin vs Rkv

Average net salary (After tax)

Reykjavik
Singapore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Sin
Outside city centre
Rkv
Sin

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Sin
Outside city centre
Rkv
Sin

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rkv
Sin
Outside city centre
Rkv
Sin

Mortgage rates

Reykjavik
4.5%
Singapore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Reykjavik
Singapore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rkv
Sin

Mobile phone data

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

Rkv
Sin

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rkv
Sin

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rkv
Sin

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Reykjavik
Singapore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rkv
Sin
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Reykjavik
Singapore

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rkv
Sin
Lettuce 1 head
Rkv
Sin
Tomatoes 1kg
Rkv
Sin

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rkv
Sin
Oranges 1 head
Rkv
Sin
Bananas 1kg
Rkv
Sin

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Reykjavik
4.5%
Singapore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 17.14% higher than in Singapore

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rkv
Sin
Market 0.5L bottle
Rkv
Sin

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Sin
Market 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Sin

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Reykjavik
5
Singapore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rkv
Sin

Summer dress

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

Rkv
Sin

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Reykjavik
$15.33
Singapore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Sin $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Sin $4,070.74/mth