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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 19.32% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 16.47% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 11.52% higher than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 22.28% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 24.23% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 23.06% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 $
(1,461.26 ¥)
7.12 $
(800.00 ¥)
     -45.25 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(5,620.24 ¥)
48.93 $
(5,500.00 ¥)
     -2.14 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $
(730.63 ¥)
5.78 $
(650.00 ¥)
     -11.04 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $
(393.42 ¥)
3.56 $
(400.00 ¥)
     +1.67 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $
(562.02 ¥)
4.45 $
(500.00 ¥)
     -11.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.82 $
(429.84 ¥)
3.33 $
(373.75 ¥)
     -13.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.68 $
(189.33 ¥)
1.20 $
(135.31 ¥)
     -28.53 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.24 $
(139.28 ¥)
0.98 $
(110.71 ¥)
     -20.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.23 $
(363.17 ¥)
5.87 $
(659.37 ¥)
     +81.56 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.26 $
(253.66 ¥)
1.34 $
(150.85 ¥)
     -40.53 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.87 $
(210.62 ¥)
1.85 $
(207.75 ¥)
     -1.36 %
Eggs (12) 2.98 $
(334.65 ¥)
1.89 $
(212.18 ¥)
     -36.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.57 $
(513.94 ¥)
7.36 $
(827.81 ¥)
     +61.07 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.72 $
(418.58 ¥)
2.64 $
(297.10 ¥)
     -29.02 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.00 $
(674.63 ¥)
9.12 $
(1,025.12 ¥)
     +51.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $
(270.19 ¥)
3.43 $
(384.99 ¥)
     +42.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.59 $
(66.44 ¥)
1.62 $
(181.61 ¥)
     +173.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.52 $
(170.64 ¥)
2.42 $
(272.03 ¥)
     +59.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.75 $
(196.71 ¥)
2.77 $
(311.62 ¥)
     +58.42 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.40 $
(157.90 ¥)
1.71 $
(192.63 ¥)
     +22.00 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 $
(115.96 ¥)
1.85 $
(208.47 ¥)
     +79.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.52 $
(170.86 ¥)
1.95 $
(219.75 ¥)
     +28.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.67 $
(187.29 ¥)
1.41 $
(158.80 ¥)
     -15.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(1,348.86 ¥)
13.34 $
(1,500.00 ¥)
     +11.21 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.35 $
(151.61 ¥)
2.21 $
(247.88 ¥)
     +63.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.00 $
(225.31 ¥)
3.12 $
(350.38 ¥)
     +55.51 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.79 $
(763.23 ¥)
4.00 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -41.04 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(140.51 ¥)
1.78 $
(200.00 ¥)
     +42.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.50 $
(5,114.42 ¥)
88.96 $
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +95.53 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(337.21 ¥)
6.49 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +116.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(247.29 ¥)
5.01 $
(563.27 ¥)
     +127.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,697.72 ¥)
34.70 $
(3,900.00 ¥)
     +44.57 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.00 $
(225.09 ¥)
4.62 $
(519.50 ¥)
     +130.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(2,248,098.00 ¥)
23,342.51 $
(2,623,812.50 ¥)
     +16.71 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 131.94 $
(14,831.10 ¥)
156.77 $
(17,621.50 ¥)
     +18.81 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.40 $
(45.24 ¥)
0.35 $
(38.88 ¥)
     -14.08 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.73 $
(5,364.97 ¥)
35.76 $
(4,020.00 ¥)
     -25.07 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.14 $
(4,061.88 ¥)
84.98 $
(9,552.63 ¥)
     +135.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.44 $
(2,410.46 ¥)
16.01 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     -25.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(1,124.05 ¥)
16.01 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +60.14 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.95 $
(4,715.18 ¥)
65.27 $
(7,337.12 ¥)
     +55.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.13 $
(4,510.81 ¥)
36.18 $
(4,066.67 ¥)
     -9.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.95 $
(7,975.49 ¥)
85.63 $
(9,625.00 ¥)
     +20.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.69 $
(10,530.93 ¥)
112.39 $
(12,633.33 ¥)
     +19.96 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,349.87 $
(151,732.55 ¥)
1,196.32 $
(134,472.56 ¥)
     -11.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 922.94 $
(103,743.22 ¥)
686.86 $
(77,205.88 ¥)
     -25.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,597.93 $
(292,020.44 ¥)
3,747.17 $
(421,200.00 ¥)
     +44.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,663.42 $
(186,976.50 ¥)
1,719.23 $
(193,250.00 ¥)
     +3.36 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 197.88 $
(22,243.01 ¥)
1,873.29 $
(210,566.52 ¥)
     +846.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 123.20 $
(13,848.17 ¥)
825.40 $
(92,778.59 ¥)
     +569.97 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,053.68 $
(343,248.66 ¥)
2,736.42 $
(307,586.83 ¥)
     -10.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.93 1.93      -50.97 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:320186
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD