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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 40.41% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 25.59% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 0.44% lower than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 16.98% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 53.82% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 31.41% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $
(1,440.50 ¥)
8.75 $
(900.00 ¥)
     -37.52 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 57.50 $
(5,916.34 ¥)
53.94 $
(5,550.00 ¥)
     -6.19 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(720.25 ¥)
6.51 $
(670.00 ¥)
     -6.98 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 $
(360.13 ¥)
3.79 $
(390.00 ¥)
     +8.30 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.75 $
(488.74 ¥)
4.86 $
(500.00 ¥)
     +2.30 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.76 $
(387.17 ¥)
3.84 $
(394.86 ¥)
     +1.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 $
(171.71 ¥)
1.31 $
(134.74 ¥)
     -21.53 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.24 $
(127.27 ¥)
1.08 $
(110.84 ¥)
     -12.91 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.19 $
(328.46 ¥)
6.87 $
(706.88 ¥)
     +115.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.44 $
(250.66 ¥)
1.63 $
(167.55 ¥)
     -33.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.92 $
(197.90 ¥)
2.22 $
(228.31 ¥)
     +15.37 %
Eggs (12) 2.97 $
(305.40 ¥)
2.30 $
(236.85 ¥)
     -22.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.26 $
(437.81 ¥)
10.80 $
(1,111.30 ¥)
     +153.83 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.64 $
(374.68 ¥)
3.85 $
(396.44 ¥)
     +5.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.08 $
(522.95 ¥)
9.16 $
(942.47 ¥)
     +80.22 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.20 $
(225.92 ¥)
4.23 $
(435.45 ¥)
     +92.74 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.66 $
(68.34 ¥)
1.52 $
(156.77 ¥)
     +129.40 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.67 $
(171.64 ¥)
3.23 $
(332.63 ¥)
     +93.79 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.59 $
(164.07 ¥)
3.03 $
(311.85 ¥)
     +90.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.24 $
(127.70 ¥)
1.64 $
(168.74 ¥)
     +32.13 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.98 $
(101.22 ¥)
1.90 $
(195.50 ¥)
     +93.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.31 $
(135.05 ¥)
2.37 $
(244.00 ¥)
     +80.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.46 $
(149.85 ¥)
1.77 $
(182.50 ¥)
     +21.79 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.50 $
(1,389.05 ¥)
14.58 $
(1,500.00 ¥)
     +7.99 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.70 $
(175.03 ¥)
2.71 $
(279.22 ¥)
     +59.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.14 $
(219.80 ¥)
3.51 $
(361.44 ¥)
     +64.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(720.25 ¥)
4.37 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -37.52 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(128.62 ¥)
1.94 $
(200.00 ¥)
     +55.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.25 $
(4,655.90 ¥)
97.19 $
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +114.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(298.39 ¥)
7.09 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +144.65 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(226.36 ¥)
5.63 $
(579.36 ¥)
     +155.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,469.43 ¥)
39.07 $
(4,020.00 ¥)
     +62.79 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.95 $
(201.04 ¥)
4.73 $
(486.30 ¥)
     +141.89 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,557.50 $
(2,115,220.79 ¥)
25,657.75 $
(2,640,000.00 ¥)
     +24.81 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 127.19 $
(13,086.64 ¥)
166.80 $
(17,162.09 ¥)
     +31.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.37 $
(37.66 ¥)
0.43 $
(44.64 ¥)
     +18.53 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.75 $
(4,913.52 ¥)
38.75 $
(3,987.00 ¥)
     -18.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.98 $
(3,805.41 ¥)
95.86 $
(9,863.64 ¥)
     +159.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.87 $
(1,736.19 ¥)
20.41 $
(2,100.00 ¥)
     +20.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(1,028.93 ¥)
17.49 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +74.94 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.73 $
(4,293.76 ¥)
71.25 $
(7,331.17 ¥)
     +70.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.45 $
(4,059.56 ¥)
40.48 $
(4,164.74 ¥)
     +2.59 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.45 $
(7,351.66 ¥)
85.79 $
(8,826.92 ¥)
     +20.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.23 $
(9,592.62 ¥)
125.13 $
(12,875.00 ¥)
     +34.22 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,337.37 $
(137,606.12 ¥)
1,167.77 $
(120,155.64 ¥)
     -12.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 919.18 $
(94,577.31 ¥)
710.20 $
(73,074.98 ¥)
     -22.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,542.32 $
(261,586.49 ¥)
3,052.44 $
(314,074.07 ¥)
     +20.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,597.22 $
(164,343.07 ¥)
1,430.47 $
(147,185.19 ¥)
     -10.44 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 209.05 $
(21,509.38 ¥)
1,702.54 $
(175,179.03 ¥)
     +714.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 107.72 $
(11,084.01 ¥)
751.67 $
(77,341.34 ¥)
     +597.77 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,264.04 $
(335,847.00 ¥)
2,811.82 $
(289,316.57 ¥)
     -13.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.89 1.56      -59.83 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:359213
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD