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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 43.98% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 30.95% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 8.35% higher than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 14.33% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 55.39% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 36.01% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $
(1,409.32 ¥)
8.94 $
(900.00 ¥)
     -36.14 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(6,039.96 ¥)
57.62 $
(5,800.00 ¥)
     -3.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(704.66 ¥)
6.95 $
(700.00 ¥)
     -0.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.12 $
(314.58 ¥)
3.77 $
(380.00 ¥)
     +20.80 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 $
(453.00 ¥)
4.97 $
(500.00 ¥)
     +10.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.82 $
(384.62 ¥)
4.01 $
(403.78 ¥)
     +4.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.73 $
(174.25 ¥)
1.32 $
(132.89 ¥)
     -23.73 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.25 $
(126.31 ¥)
1.09 $
(109.51 ¥)
     -13.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.14 $
(316.39 ¥)
7.27 $
(732.10 ¥)
     +131.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.56 $
(257.62 ¥)
2.11 $
(212.58 ¥)
     -17.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 $
(183.35 ¥)
2.43 $
(244.94 ¥)
     +33.59 %
Eggs (12) 2.93 $
(294.74 ¥)
2.38 $
(239.51 ¥)
     -18.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.15 $
(418.12 ¥)
9.12 $
(918.53 ¥)
     +119.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.54 $
(356.41 ¥)
3.71 $
(373.60 ¥)
     +4.82 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.62 $
(464.88 ¥)
7.55 $
(759.90 ¥)
     +63.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.93 $
(193.92 ¥)
3.73 $
(375.57 ¥)
     +93.68 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $
(62.18 ¥)
1.48 $
(148.88 ¥)
     +139.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.51 $
(152.26 ¥)
3.32 $
(334.01 ¥)
     +119.37 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.57 $
(157.64 ¥)
3.11 $
(312.98 ¥)
     +98.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.01 $
(101.59 ¥)
1.75 $
(176.30 ¥)
     +73.54 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.93 $
(93.37 ¥)
1.78 $
(178.82 ¥)
     +91.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.23 $
(123.60 ¥)
2.54 $
(256.00 ¥)
     +107.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.47 $
(147.71 ¥)
1.60 $
(160.77 ¥)
     +8.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.50 $
(1,358.99 ¥)
17.88 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +32.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.70 $
(171.24 ¥)
2.99 $
(300.56 ¥)
     +75.51 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.95 $
(196.17 ¥)
3.34 $
(336.64 ¥)
     +71.60 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(704.66 ¥)
4.47 $
(449.50 ¥)
     -36.21 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(125.83 ¥)
1.99 $
(200.00 ¥)
     +58.94 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 42.50 $
(4,278.30 ¥)
96.85 $
(9,750.00 ¥)
     +127.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(291.93 ¥)
7.25 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +150.06 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(221.47 ¥)
5.76 $
(579.36 ¥)
     +161.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,415.98 ¥)
47.68 $
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +98.68 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.92 $
(193.52 ¥)
4.67 $
(469.80 ¥)
     +142.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(2,013,320.00 ¥)
25,529.97 $
(2,570,000.00 ¥)
     +27.65 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,994.58 $
(1,912,108.73 ¥)
25,331.29 $
(2,550,000.00 ¥)
     +33.36 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 123.58 $
(12,440.02 ¥)
185.55 $
(18,678.31 ¥)
     +50.15 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 $
(31.81 ¥)
0.42 $
(42.44 ¥)
     +33.43 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.47 $
(4,980.13 ¥)
38.37 $
(3,862.21 ¥)
     -22.45 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.56 $
(3,680.68 ¥)
98.63 $
(9,929.03 ¥)
     +169.76 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.00 $
(1,711.23 ¥)
22.35 $
(2,250.00 ¥)
     +31.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.25 $
(1,031.83 ¥)
17.88 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +74.45 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.11 $
(4,138.06 ¥)
76.16 $
(7,667.12 ¥)
     +85.28 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.31 $
(3,755.59 ¥)
42.67 $
(4,294.95 ¥)
     +14.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.74 $
(7,121.29 ¥)
86.83 $
(8,740.74 ¥)
     +22.74 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.81 $
(9,846.29 ¥)
132.08 $
(13,296.30 ¥)
     +35.04 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,294.50 $
(130,312.07 ¥)
1,260.97 $
(126,936.47 ¥)
     -2.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 906.48 $
(91,252.10 ¥)
775.10 $
(78,026.32 ¥)
     -14.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,499.16 $
(251,579.99 ¥)
3,228.50 $
(325,000.00 ¥)
     +29.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,571.41 $
(158,187.59 ¥)
1,528.34 $
(153,851.85 ¥)
     -2.74 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 191.81 $
(19,308.94 ¥)
1,719.45 $
(173,090.51 ¥)
     +796.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 101.42 $
(10,209.77 ¥)
764.05 $
(76,913.94 ¥)
     +653.34 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,473.38 $
(349,650.77 ¥)
2,910.45 $
(292,983.05 ¥)
     -16.21 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.84 1.47      -61.85 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:367199
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD