Buenos Aires vs Singapore City - Cost of Living Comparison

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Buenos Aires Singapore City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$773
$2880
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1988
$6733
🏠 One person rent
$349
$1950
🏘️ Family rent
$636
$3669
🍽️ Food expenses
$255
$540
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.4
$246
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$377
$6022
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
79
89
😀 Quality of life
71
99
🏙️ Population
3.12M
5.87M

The cost of living in Buenos Aires is 73% less expensive than in Singapore City. Cities ranked 6481st and 209th ($773 vs $2880) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Argentina and Singapore, respectively. Check Argentina vs Singapore comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Buenos Aires compared to 2.1 months in Singapore City. Buenos Aires ranked 1st best city to live in Argentina vs Singapore City ranked 1st in Singapore, while ranked 2197th and 2nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Buenos Aires vs Singapore City

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Buenos Aires Singapore City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.14
$9.47
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27
$66.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.33
$7.28
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.2
$7.74
 Cappuccino
$1.99
$4.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.13
$1.58
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$390
$2333
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$286
$1680
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$894
$4600
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$502
$3189
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$23.5
$105
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.8
$163
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.3
$35
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
23.52%
2.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2365
$15673
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1794
$8785
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.15
$1.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11.3
$93.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.69
$10.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$2.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.88
$2.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.21
$2.15
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$2.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.94
$3.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.19
$18.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$9.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.59
$20.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$4.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$3.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$4.05
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$2.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$2.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$2.24
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.95
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$2.21
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.98
$25.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$4.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.98
$11.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.13
$11.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.21
$7.91
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.17
$2.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.35
$2.99
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23
$96.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.43
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$69.2
$52
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.32
$25.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$71.6
$69.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$108
$101
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$210
$1244
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6718
$28099

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi Villa Dominico
$651
11 km or 7 mi Lanus
$657
13 km or 7.9 mi Wilde
$653
13 km or 8.1 mi Remedios de Escalada
$608
14 km or 8.7 mi Caseros
$658
14 km or 8.8 mi Florida Este
$658
14 km or 8.9 mi Ciudad Madero
$644
14 km or 8.9 mi Bernal
$666
15 km or 9.4 mi Monte Chingolo
$594
15 km or 9.6 mi Lomas del Mirador
$649
17 km or 10 mi La Tablada
$641
17 km or 10 mi Quilmes
$717
18 km or 11 mi Ramos Mejia
$651
18 km or 11 mi San Justo
$642
19 km or 12 mi El Palomar
$656
19 km or 12 mi Temperley
$537
19 km or 12 mi Lomas de Zamora
$547
19 km or 12 mi San Isidro
$689
19 km or 12 mi Ciudad Evita
$625
19 km or 12 mi San Francisco Solano
$601
20 km or 12 mi Villa Luzuriaga
$649
20 km or 13 mi Rafael Calzada
$542
22 km or 13 mi Isidro Casanova
$641
22 km or 13 mi Ezpeleta
$680
22 km or 14 mi Moron
$671
24 km or 15 mi San Fernando de la Buena Vista
$670
24 km or 15 mi Florencio Varela
$560
24 km or 15 mi Burzaco
$560
24 km or 15 mi Berazategui
$684
25 km or 15 mi Gregorio de Laferrere
$627
25 km or 16 mi Rafael Castillo
$632
25 km or 16 mi Monte Grande
$582
29 km or 18 mi Ezeiza
$598
29 km or 18 mi Longchamps
$575
29 km or 18 mi Libertad
$630
31 km or 19 mi Gonzalez Catan
$621
32 km or 20 mi Glew
$580
32 km or 20 mi Merlo
$627
36 km or 23 mi Jose C. Paz
$583
37 km or 23 mi Virrey del Pino
$607

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Distance City Cost of living
3.3 km or 2.1 mi Bukit Merah
$2597
18 km or 11 mi Johor Bahru
$608
35 km or 22 mi Batam
$628
84 km or 52 mi Tanjung Pinang
$532
98 km or 61 mi Kluang
$610
114 km or 71 mi Batu Pahat
$610
161 km or 100 mi Muar
$588
199 km or 123 mi Malacca
$599
261 km or 162 mi Seremban
$542
264 km or 164 mi Dumai
$559
275 km or 171 mi Pekanbaru
$556
285 km or 177 mi Kuantan
$482
296 km or 184 mi Putrajaya
$476
299 km or 186 mi Cyberjaya
$536
311 km or 193 mi Kuala Lumpur
$746
314 km or 195 mi Subang Jaya
$646
316 km or 196 mi Petaling Jaya
$645
321 km or 199 mi Shah Alam
$582
322 km or 200 mi Jambi
$484
325 km or 202 mi Klang
$554
328 km or 204 mi Chukai
$510
434 km or 269 mi Teluk Intan
$564
454 km or 282 mi Kuala Terengganu
$463
457 km or 284 mi Padang
$915
476 km or 296 mi Ipoh
$548
482 km or 299 mi Tanjungbalai
$504
488 km or 303 mi Palembang
$456
504 km or 313 mi Padangsidempuan
$593
521 km or 324 mi Taiping
$642
522 km or 324 mi Lubuklinggau
$492
528 km or 328 mi Prabumulih
$452
558 km or 347 mi Pematangsiantar
$483
562 km or 349 mi Tebing Tinggi
$470
564 km or 351 mi Kota Bharu
$449
578 km or 359 mi Singkawang
$443
592 km or 368 mi Bengkulu
$519
594 km or 369 mi Butterworth
$575
595 km or 370 mi Pagar Alam
$476
598 km or 372 mi George Town
$563
608 km or 378 mi Sungai Petani
$542