Estonia vs Singapore - Cost of Living Comparison

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Estonia Singapore
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1203
$2873
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2817
$6717
🏠 One person rent
$612
$1947
🏘️ Family rent
$1018
$3665
🍽️ Food expenses
$411
$540
🚐 Transport expenses
$57.7
$241
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1563
$6019
💸 GDP per capita
$28247
$82808
😃 Human freedom index
8.75
7.75
❤️ Life expectancy
76.7
83.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
76
83
🌐 English speaking %
50.2%
96.4%
🎓 Higher education
84
97
😀 Quality of life
81
99
🏙️ Population
1.37M
5.87M

The average cost of living in Estonia ($1203) is 58% less expensive than in Singapore ($2873). Estonia ranked 53rd vs 4th for Singapore in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Estonia compared to 2.1 months in Singapore. Ranked 27th and 2nd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Estonia vs Singapore

We calculate prices for Estonia and Singapore as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 2 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Estonia Singapore
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.7
$9.47
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$60.7
$68.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.58
$7.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.77
$7.64
 Cappuccino
$3.5
$4.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.94
$1.55
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$527
$2278
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$387
$1674
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$942
$4549
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$677
$3197
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$171
$105
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$262
$163
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25.8
$34.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.15%
2.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3547
$15039
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2512
$8777
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.83
$1.5
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.9
$93
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.88
$10.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.85
$2.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$2.88
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.16
$2.15
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.61
$3.41
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.3
$18.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.05
$9.76
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.1
$19.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.66
$4.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.43
$3.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.25
$4.04
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.77
$2.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$2.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$2.24
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
$0.93
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.97
$2.22
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.63
$25
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.65
$4.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.62
$11.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.52
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.95
$7.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.99
$2.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.72
$3.02
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$46.8
$96
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.73
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$48.5
$52.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.2
$25.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$83.4
$68.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.2
$99.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$333
$1243
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7127
$28066

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Estonia

City Cost of living Population
Tallinn
$1337
438K
Tartu
$1158
91.4K
Narva
$809
53.4K
Kohtla-Jarve
$921
33.7K
Parnu
$977
39.6K
Maardu
$1194
15.3K
Viljandi
$900
16.9K
Rakvere
$916
15K
Kuressaare
$1061
13.2K
Sillamae
$892
12.2K

In Singapore

City Cost of living Population
Singapore City
$2880
5.87M
Bukit Merah
$2597
152K