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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 27.82% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 21.65% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 10.88% higher than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 21.56% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 37.05% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 25.88% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $
(1,536.03 ¥)
7.98 $
(875.00 ¥)
     -43.03 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(6,034.40 ¥)
50.05 $
(5,490.86 ¥)
     -9.01 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(768.01 ¥)
6.29 $
(690.00 ¥)
     -10.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 $
(384.01 ¥)
3.55 $
(390.00 ¥)
     +1.56 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 $
(493.72 ¥)
4.56 $
(500.00 ¥)
     +1.27 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.78 $
(414.49 ¥)
3.60 $
(394.85 ¥)
     -4.74 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.65 $
(180.58 ¥)
1.26 $
(137.78 ¥)
     -23.70 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.23 $
(135.07 ¥)
1.02 $
(112.10 ¥)
     -17.01 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.22 $
(352.88 ¥)
6.41 $
(702.76 ¥)
     +99.15 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.41 $
(264.75 ¥)
1.54 $
(168.83 ¥)
     -36.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.84 $
(201.88 ¥)
2.08 $
(228.31 ¥)
     +13.09 %
Eggs (12) 3.07 $
(336.45 ¥)
2.17 $
(238.40 ¥)
     -29.14 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.28 $
(469.13 ¥)
7.72 $
(846.71 ¥)
     +80.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.55 $
(389.96 ¥)
3.46 $
(380.01 ¥)
     -2.55 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.05 $
(553.96 ¥)
9.04 $
(992.23 ¥)
     +79.12 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.19 $
(239.82 ¥)
3.92 $
(429.78 ¥)
     +79.21 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(70.68 ¥)
1.40 $
(153.40 ¥)
     +117.05 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.74 $
(190.58 ¥)
2.74 $
(300.39 ¥)
     +57.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.65 $
(181.47 ¥)
2.69 $
(294.72 ¥)
     +62.41 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.27 $
(139.48 ¥)
1.63 $
(178.49 ¥)
     +27.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.97 $
(105.94 ¥)
1.79 $
(196.41 ¥)
     +85.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.38 $
(150.97 ¥)
2.21 $
(242.50 ¥)
     +60.63 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.57 $
(172.25 ¥)
1.61 $
(176.36 ¥)
     +2.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $
(1,536.03 ¥)
13.67 $
(1,500.00 ¥)
     -2.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $
(192.83 ¥)
2.46 $
(270.38 ¥)
     +40.22 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.13 $
(233.70 ¥)
3.31 $
(362.88 ¥)
     +55.28 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(768.01 ¥)
4.10 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -41.41 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(137.15 ¥)
1.82 $
(200.00 ¥)
     +45.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.50 $
(4,992.10 ¥)
91.14 $
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +100.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(318.18 ¥)
6.65 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +129.43 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(241.38 ¥)
5.28 $
(579.36 ¥)
     +140.03 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,633.19 ¥)
43.75 $
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +82.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.93 $
(211.59 ¥)
4.50 $
(494.27 ¥)
     +133.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,057.50 $
(2,200,636.69 ¥)
23,522.42 $
(2,580,795.60 ¥)
     +17.27 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 128.15 $
(14,060.50 ¥)
167.75 $
(18,405.36 ¥)
     +30.90 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.37 $
(40.16 ¥)
0.35 $
(38.00 ¥)
     -5.37 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.41 $
(5,201.23 ¥)
36.78 $
(4,034.97 ¥)
     -22.42 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.95 $
(4,054.00 ¥)
88.16 $
(9,673.08 ¥)
     +138.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.75 $
(2,057.05 ¥)
17.01 $
(1,866.67 ¥)
     -9.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(1,097.16 ¥)
16.41 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +64.06 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.83 $
(4,589.76 ¥)
69.36 $
(7,609.91 ¥)
     +65.80 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.07 $
(4,505.65 ¥)
37.82 $
(4,150.00 ¥)
     -7.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.34 $
(7,827.07 ¥)
82.25 $
(9,023.81 ¥)
     +15.29 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.77 $
(10,398.12 ¥)
112.34 $
(12,326.09 ¥)
     +18.54 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,349.90 $
(148,106.02 ¥)
1,216.44 $
(133,463.19 ¥)
     -9.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 929.75 $
(102,008.68 ¥)
714.95 $
(78,441.84 ¥)
     -23.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,547.33 $
(279,484.24 ¥)
3,571.90 $
(391,896.55 ¥)
     +40.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,607.55 $
(176,374.70 ¥)
1,625.82 $
(178,379.31 ¥)
     +1.14 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 208.06 $
(22,827.15 ¥)
1,905.00 $
(209,010.29 ¥)
     +815.62 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 110.82 $
(12,159.06 ¥)
830.16 $
(91,081.67 ¥)
     +649.08 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,197.26 $
(350,791.40 ¥)
2,883.16 $
(316,329.87 ¥)
     -9.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.92 1.81      -53.87 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:352220
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD