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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and New York, NY Reverse

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You would need around 6,807.71$ (805,742.64¥) in New York, NY to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 530,000.00¥ in Tokyo (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 13.78% higher than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 52.03% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 136.23% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 69.53% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 8.21% higher than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 4.55% higher than in Tokyo

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  Tokyo  New York, NY      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 975.00 ¥     1,775.36 ¥      +82.09 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥     8,876.80 ¥      +77.54 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 650.00 ¥     946.86 ¥      +45.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 400.00 ¥     710.14 ¥      +77.54 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     828.50 ¥      +65.70 %
Cappuccino (regular) 379.20 ¥     476.71 ¥      +25.71 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 138.24 ¥     219.09 ¥      +58.49 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 109.55 ¥     200.37 ¥      +82.91 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 191.17 ¥     161.78 ¥      -15.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 190.58 ¥     323.82 ¥      +69.92 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 542.71 ¥     373.84 ¥      -31.12 %
Eggs (12) 234.46 ¥     373.24 ¥      +59.19 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 2,033.33 ¥     1,346.94 ¥      -33.76 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 918.35 ¥     1,132.91 ¥      +23.36 %
Apples (1kg) 568.75 ¥     550.57 ¥      -3.20 %
Oranges (1kg) 549.25 ¥     526.43 ¥      -4.15 %
Tomato (1kg) 675.00 ¥     551.62 ¥      -18.28 %
Potato (1kg) 375.00 ¥     276.97 ¥      -26.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 216.00 ¥     274.19 ¥      +26.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 137.65 ¥     231.19 ¥      +67.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥     1,775.36 ¥      +18.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 243.85 ¥     218.51 ¥      -10.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 310.83 ¥     298.70 ¥      -3.90 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     1,420.29 ¥      +222.79 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 160.00 ¥     295.89 ¥      +84.93 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥     13,256.03 ¥      +32.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 710.00 ¥     295.89 ¥      -58.32 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 295.00 ¥     149.26 ¥      -49.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥     3,550.72 ¥      +17.19 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 152.42 ¥     123.85 ¥      -18.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,722,220.20 ¥      +2.92 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 19,773.98 ¥     17,097.88 ¥      -13.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 55.33 ¥     20.59 ¥      -62.78 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,729.58 ¥     6,036.18 ¥      +61.85 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,450.00 ¥     11,609.78 ¥      +22.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,675.00 ¥     3,742.20 ¥      +123.41 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,657.00 ¥      -7.94 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,875.00 ¥     6,796.50 ¥      -13.70 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,583.33 ¥     6,036.23 ¥      +8.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 8,458.33 ¥     10,920.25 ¥      +29.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 11,538.46 ¥     15,586.09 ¥      +35.08 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 130,258.82 ¥     347,714.45 ¥      +166.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 69,473.68 ¥     208,475.36 ¥      +200.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 301,428.57 ¥     610,570.91 ¥      +102.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 161,000.00 ¥     397,430.40 ¥      +146.85 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 624,487.59 ¥     1,158,917.74 ¥      +85.58 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 442,489.40 ¥     605,777.52 ¥      +36.90 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 314,950.44 ¥     500,585.86 ¥      +58.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.94     3.93      +103.04 %
 
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