Caloocan vs Singapore City - Cost of Living Comparison

Caloocan Singapore City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$522
$2433
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1449
$5525
🏠 One person rent
$224
$1602
🏘️ Family rent
$481
$2843
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$474
🚐 Transport expenses
$47.8
$220
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$199
$4368
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
74
87
😀 Quality of life
47
97
🏙️ Population
1.66M
5.87M

The cost of living in Caloocan is 79% less expensive than in Singapore City. Cities ranked 8146th and 168th ($522 vs $2433) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 60th and 1st in the Philippines and Singapore, respectively. Check the Philippines vs Singapore comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Caloocan compared to 1.8 months in Singapore City. Caloocan ranked 20th best city to live in the Philippines vs Singapore City ranked 1st in Singapore, while ranked 6388th and 6th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caloocan vs Singapore City

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Caloocan Singapore City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.34
$9.02
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.1
$52
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.27
$5.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.08
$7.66
 Cappuccino
$1.65
$4.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$1.35
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$1922
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$1370
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$720
$3959
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$365
$2353
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$88.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.1
$136
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
$32.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.01%
2.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1363
$19898
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723
$9311
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.5
$84.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.33
$8.86
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$1.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.88
$2.37
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.95
$1.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$2.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$2.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.9
$19.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
$8.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$19.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
$3.4
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$2.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$3.45
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$2.53
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.09
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$2.05
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.3
$0.87
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.3
$2.11
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.55
$22.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$3.74
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.16
$10.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.49
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.94
$7.01
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.47
$2.16
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$3.45
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.8
$84.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.37
$9.38
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.6
$53.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.56
$24.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$12.7
$68.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.7
$100
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$364
$933
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6981
$22932

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$523
3.3 km or 2 mi Navotas
$584
5.8 km or 3.6 mi Valenzuela
$473
6.1 km or 3.8 mi Manila
$755
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Quezon
$728
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Meycauayan
$551
10 km or 6.4 mi Mandaluyong
$792
12 km or 7.3 mi Pasay
$744
13 km or 8.2 mi Makati
$860
14 km or 8.9 mi Marikina
$443
15 km or 9.4 mi Pasig
$809
17 km or 11 mi Taguig
$824
19 km or 12 mi Cainta
$611
20 km or 12 mi San Jose del Monte
$508
21 km or 13 mi Bacoor
$537
21 km or 13 mi Paranaque
$569
22 km or 14 mi Las Pinas
$550
24 km or 15 mi Antipolo
$618
25 km or 15 mi Imus
$584
27 km or 17 mi Malolos
$552
31 km or 19 mi Muntinlupa
$602
31 km or 19 mi General Trias
$568
33 km or 20 mi Binangonan
$467
34 km or 21 mi San Pedro
$593
36 km or 22 mi Dasmarinas
$441
37 km or 23 mi Binan
$507
40 km or 25 mi Santa Rosa
$743
42 km or 26 mi Trece Martires
$550
45 km or 28 mi Cabuyao
$575
52 km or 33 mi San Fernando
$585
53 km or 33 mi Calamba
$471
66 km or 41 mi Tanauan
$548
67 km or 42 mi Santo Tomas
$549
69 km or 43 mi Angeles
$637
75 km or 47 mi San Pablo
$438
75 km or 47 mi Mabalacat
$553
76 km or 47 mi Olongapo
$500
82 km or 51 mi Lipa
$531
93 km or 58 mi Cabanatuan
$390
100 km or 62 mi Tarlac
$503

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Distance City Cost of living
3.3 km or 2.1 mi Bukit Merah
$1915
18 km or 11 mi Johor Bahru
$575
35 km or 22 mi Batam
$613
84 km or 52 mi Tanjung Pinang
$451
98 km or 61 mi Kluang
$526
114 km or 71 mi Batu Pahat
$527
161 km or 100 mi Muar
$552
199 km or 123 mi Malacca
$530
261 km or 162 mi Seremban
$547
264 km or 164 mi Dumai
$493
275 km or 171 mi Pekanbaru
$562
285 km or 177 mi Kuantan
$541
296 km or 184 mi Putrajaya
$495
299 km or 186 mi Cyberjaya
$450
311 km or 193 mi Kuala Lumpur
$694
314 km or 195 mi Subang Jaya
$642
316 km or 196 mi Petaling Jaya
$625
321 km or 199 mi Shah Alam
$635
322 km or 200 mi Jambi
$499
325 km or 202 mi Klang
$591
328 km or 204 mi Chukai
$532
434 km or 269 mi Teluk Intan
$533
454 km or 282 mi Kuala Terengganu
$416
457 km or 284 mi Padang
$985
476 km or 296 mi Ipoh
$561
482 km or 299 mi Tanjungbalai
$488
488 km or 303 mi Palembang
$500
504 km or 313 mi Padangsidempuan
$493
521 km or 324 mi Taiping
$552
522 km or 324 mi Lubuklinggau
$491
528 km or 328 mi Prabumulih
$490
558 km or 347 mi Pematangsiantar
$322
562 km or 349 mi Tebing Tinggi
$489
564 km or 351 mi Kota Bharu
$460
578 km or 359 mi Singkawang
$492
592 km or 368 mi Bengkulu
$503
594 km or 369 mi Butterworth
$518
595 km or 370 mi Pagar Alam
$487
598 km or 372 mi George Town
$510
608 km or 378 mi Sungai Petani
$526