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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 43.38% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 29.81% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 6.36% higher than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 16.81% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 58.15% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 37.18% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $
(1,429.65 ¥)
8.81 $
(900.00 ¥)
     -37.05 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(6,127.06 ¥)
55.82 $
(5,700.00 ¥)
     -6.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(714.82 ¥)
6.66 $
(680.00 ¥)
     -4.87 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.38 $
(344.65 ¥)
3.43 $
(350.00 ¥)
     +1.55 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 $
(459.53 ¥)
4.90 $
(500.00 ¥)
     +8.81 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.83 $
(391.01 ¥)
3.91 $
(399.21 ¥)
     +2.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 $
(170.46 ¥)
1.32 $
(134.36 ¥)
     -21.18 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.23 $
(125.35 ¥)
1.08 $
(110.40 ¥)
     -11.93 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.13 $
(319.25 ¥)
7.14 $
(728.78 ¥)
     +128.28 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.53 $
(258.50 ¥)
1.86 $
(189.66 ¥)
     -26.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.74 $
(178.16 ¥)
2.60 $
(265.56 ¥)
     +49.05 %
Eggs (12) 2.90 $
(296.01 ¥)
2.33 $
(238.10 ¥)
     -19.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.23 $
(431.45 ¥)
9.77 $
(997.90 ¥)
     +131.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.37 $
(344.58 ¥)
3.75 $
(383.29 ¥)
     +11.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.27 $
(436.04 ¥)
8.40 $
(857.40 ¥)
     +96.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.02 $
(206.65 ¥)
3.59 $
(366.50 ¥)
     +77.36 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 $
(64.81 ¥)
1.51 $
(154.70 ¥)
     +138.70 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.51 $
(154.56 ¥)
3.11 $
(317.52 ¥)
     +105.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.54 $
(156.82 ¥)
3.00 $
(306.18 ¥)
     +95.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.94 $
(96.18 ¥)
1.64 $
(167.15 ¥)
     +73.79 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.94 $
(96.08 ¥)
1.75 $
(178.49 ¥)
     +85.76 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.26 $
(128.94 ¥)
2.46 $
(251.11 ¥)
     +94.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.39 $
(142.02 ¥)
1.72 $
(175.45 ¥)
     +23.55 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.50 $
(1,378.59 ¥)
16.65 $
(1,700.00 ¥)
     +23.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.70 $
(173.71 ¥)
2.77 $
(283.00 ¥)
     +62.91 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.95 $
(199.00 ¥)
3.33 $
(340.30 ¥)
     +71.00 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.80 $
(694.40 ¥)
4.41 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -35.20 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(127.65 ¥)
1.93 $
(197.50 ¥)
     +54.72 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.00 $
(4,595.30 ¥)
97.93 $
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +117.61 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(306.35 ¥)
7.15 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +138.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(224.66 ¥)
5.67 $
(579.36 ¥)
     +157.89 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,450.82 ¥)
47.00 $
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +95.85 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.94 $
(197.75 ¥)
4.67 $
(476.58 ¥)
     +141.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(2,042,354.00 ¥)
25,167.04 $
(2,570,000.00 ¥)
     +25.84 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,890.91 $
(1,929,096.19 ¥)
24,971.19 $
(2,550,000.00 ¥)
     +32.19 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 123.23 $
(12,583.89 ¥)
172.20 $
(17,584.72 ¥)
     +39.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 $
(34.44 ¥)
0.45 $
(46.10 ¥)
     +33.85 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.74 $
(4,976.78 ¥)
37.97 $
(3,877.62 ¥)
     -22.09 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.72 $
(3,749.57 ¥)
96.38 $
(9,842.42 ¥)
     +162.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 $
(1,531.67 ¥)
20.44 $
(2,087.50 ¥)
     +36.29 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.50 $
(1,072.24 ¥)
17.63 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +67.87 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.55 $
(4,243.32 ¥)
73.57 $
(7,512.34 ¥)
     +77.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.82 $
(4,065.87 ¥)
41.29 $
(4,216.91 ¥)
     +3.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.52 $
(7,303.83 ¥)
88.48 $
(9,035.71 ¥)
     +23.71 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.42 $
(9,744.53 ¥)
126.78 $
(12,946.43 ¥)
     +32.86 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,309.78 $
(133,751.42 ¥)
1,223.35 $
(124,925.86 ¥)
     -6.60 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 906.45 $
(92,564.42 ¥)
755.94 $
(77,195.12 ¥)
     -16.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,474.71 $
(252,711.81 ¥)
3,201.17 $
(326,896.55 ¥)
     +29.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,577.83 $
(161,124.08 ¥)
1,487.13 $
(151,862.07 ¥)
     -5.75 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 188.21 $
(19,219.89 ¥)
1,785.00 $
(182,280.51 ¥)
     +848.40 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 105.94 $
(10,818.10 ¥)
782.31 $
(79,887.49 ¥)
     +638.46 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,485.26 $
(355,906.82 ¥)
2,842.12 $
(290,231.26 ¥)
     -18.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.86 1.49      -61.40 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:369206
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD