Cost of Living in Singapore

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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 S$
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 S$
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.90 S$
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 10.00 S$
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.79 S$
Cappuccino (regular) 5.28 S$
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.70 S$
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.24 S$


Milk (regular), (1 liter) 3.06 S$
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 S$
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.77 S$
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.91 S$
Local Cheese (1kg) 23.02 S$
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.95 S$
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 26.77 S$
Apples (1kg) 4.47 S$
Banana (1kg) 2.73 S$
Oranges (1kg) 4.00 S$
Tomato (1kg) 2.77 S$
Potato (1kg) 2.70 S$
Onion (1kg) 2.22 S$
Lettuce (1 head) 2.60 S$
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.03 S$
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 S$
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.39 S$
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 13.00 S$


One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.60 S$
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 S$
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 S$
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.55 S$
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 S$
Gasoline (1 liter) 2.12 S$
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,000.00 S$
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 108,527.11 S$

Utilities (Monthly)

Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 149.95 S$
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 S$
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.24 S$

Sports And Leisure

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.60 S$
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.49 S$
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 S$


Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,091.71 S$
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,705.56 S$

Clothing And Shoes

1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.70 S$
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.26 S$
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 126.36 S$
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.88 S$

Rent Per Month

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,047.37 S$
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,010.17 S$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,353.12 S$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,166.73 S$

Buy Apartment Price

Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 25,681.24 S$
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 13,280.32 S$

Salaries And Financing

Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,187.47 S$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.25