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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 29.66% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 23.08% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 11.83% higher than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 19.86% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 37.73% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 21.94% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 $
(1,450.12 ¥)
7.45 $
(800.00 ¥)
     -44.83 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(5,370.82 ¥)
49.99 $
(5,369.42 ¥)
     -0.03 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(751.91 ¥)
6.24 $
(670.00 ¥)
     -10.89 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 $
(375.96 ¥)
3.45 $
(370.88 ¥)
     -1.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.75 $
(510.23 ¥)
4.65 $
(500.00 ¥)
     -2.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.79 $
(407.01 ¥)
3.57 $
(383.75 ¥)
     -5.71 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 $
(179.55 ¥)
1.27 $
(135.97 ¥)
     -24.27 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.24 $
(133.46 ¥)
1.04 $
(111.66 ¥)
     -16.34 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.24 $
(348.39 ¥)
6.30 $
(676.19 ¥)
     +94.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.36 $
(253.78 ¥)
1.49 $
(160.41 ¥)
     -36.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.72 $
(184.22 ¥)
1.93 $
(207.26 ¥)
     +12.51 %
Eggs (12) 3.03 $
(325.90 ¥)
2.11 $
(227.07 ¥)
     -30.33 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.20 $
(451.12 ¥)
8.34 $
(895.85 ¥)
     +98.58 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.75 $
(403.14 ¥)
3.19 $
(342.46 ¥)
     -15.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.09 $
(547.10 ¥)
8.80 $
(944.99 ¥)
     +72.73 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.28 $
(244.46 ¥)
3.53 $
(378.75 ¥)
     +54.93 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 $
(69.33 ¥)
1.69 $
(181.75 ¥)
     +162.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.66 $
(178.43 ¥)
2.80 $
(300.39 ¥)
     +68.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.65 $
(177.67 ¥)
2.63 $
(282.03 ¥)
     +58.74 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.10 $
(117.76 ¥)
1.54 $
(165.11 ¥)
     +40.21 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.94 $
(100.73 ¥)
1.83 $
(196.41 ¥)
     +94.98 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.25 $
(134.47 ¥)
2.20 $
(236.67 ¥)
     +76.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.55 $
(166.67 ¥)
1.58 $
(170.00 ¥)
     +2.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(1,289.00 ¥)
13.96 $
(1,500.00 ¥)
     +16.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.63 $
(175.36 ¥)
2.52 $
(270.38 ¥)
     +54.19 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.13 $
(228.80 ¥)
3.38 $
(362.88 ¥)
     +58.60 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.89 $
(740.64 ¥)
4.19 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -39.24 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(134.27 ¥)
1.86 $
(200.00 ¥)
     +48.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.50 $
(4,887.45 ¥)
93.10 $
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +104.61 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(300.77 ¥)
6.80 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +142.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(236.32 ¥)
5.39 $
(579.36 ¥)
     +145.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,577.99 ¥)
44.69 $
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +86.19 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.94 $
(208.10 ¥)
4.60 $
(494.18 ¥)
     +137.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(2,148,328.00 ¥)
23,832.49 $
(2,560,000.00 ¥)
     +19.16 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 130.92 $
(14,063.05 ¥)
167.51 $
(17,993.83 ¥)
     +27.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.36 $
(38.40 ¥)
0.33 $
(35.78 ¥)
     -6.83 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.69 $
(5,122.51 ¥)
37.71 $
(4,051.03 ¥)
     -20.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.37 $
(3,907.25 ¥)
90.96 $
(9,770.83 ¥)
     +150.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.50 $
(1,987.07 ¥)
18.62 $
(2,000.00 ¥)
     +0.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(1,074.16 ¥)
16.76 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +67.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.24 $
(4,537.13 ¥)
68.21 $
(7,326.96 ¥)
     +61.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.45 $
(4,452.19 ¥)
38.22 $
(4,105.26 ¥)
     -7.79 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.76 $
(7,708.10 ¥)
82.62 $
(8,875.00 ¥)
     +15.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.17 $
(10,115.04 ¥)
114.60 $
(12,309.52 ¥)
     +21.70 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,353.17 $
(145,353.08 ¥)
1,204.39 $
(129,371.72 ¥)
     -10.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 932.90 $
(100,209.06 ¥)
717.82 $
(77,105.26 ¥)
     -23.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,568.92 $
(275,944.47 ¥)
3,619.09 $
(388,750.00 ¥)
     +40.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,609.62 $
(172,899.50 ¥)
1,686.32 $
(181,137.93 ¥)
     +4.76 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 195.06 $
(20,952.90 ¥)
1,871.75 $
(201,056.31 ¥)
     +859.56 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 110.21 $
(11,838.06 ¥)
832.91 $
(89,468.08 ¥)
     +655.77 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,059.10 $
(328,597.00 ¥)
2,939.24 $
(315,722.11 ¥)
     -3.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.90 1.78      -54.37 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:352208
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD