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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 38.70% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 24.30% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 0.51% lower than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 20.81% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 53.91% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 34.47% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 $
(1,451.27 ¥)
8.68 $
(900.00 ¥)
     -37.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(6,219.75 ¥)
53.06 $
(5,500.00 ¥)
     -11.57 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(725.64 ¥)
6.46 $
(670.00 ¥)
     -7.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 $
(362.82 ¥)
3.38 $
(350.00 ¥)
     -3.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 $
(466.48 ¥)
4.82 $
(500.00 ¥)
     +7.19 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.81 $
(395.28 ¥)
3.78 $
(392.11 ¥)
     -0.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.66 $
(171.74 ¥)
1.29 $
(133.59 ¥)
     -22.21 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.22 $
(126.73 ¥)
1.06 $
(109.95 ¥)
     -13.24 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.13 $
(324.69 ¥)
6.81 $
(705.46 ¥)
     +117.27 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 $
(255.96 ¥)
1.74 $
(180.02 ¥)
     -29.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.80 $
(186.37 ¥)
2.22 $
(230.20 ¥)
     +23.52 %
Eggs (12) 2.98 $
(309.13 ¥)
2.30 $
(238.21 ¥)
     -22.94 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.17 $
(432.41 ¥)
10.72 $
(1,111.30 ¥)
     +157.00 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.38 $
(349.86 ¥)
3.70 $
(383.29 ¥)
     +9.55 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.30 $
(445.28 ¥)
8.61 $
(892.07 ¥)
     +100.34 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.12 $
(219.93 ¥)
3.80 $
(393.72 ¥)
     +79.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(66.34 ¥)
1.56 $
(161.25 ¥)
     +143.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.60 $
(166.32 ¥)
3.12 $
(323.18 ¥)
     +94.32 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.55 $
(160.68 ¥)
3.01 $
(312.48 ¥)
     +94.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.08 $
(111.64 ¥)
1.56 $
(161.48 ¥)
     +44.64 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 $
(98.17 ¥)
1.80 $
(186.38 ¥)
     +89.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.27 $
(131.91 ¥)
2.36 $
(244.55 ¥)
     +85.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.46 $
(151.35 ¥)
1.80 $
(186.67 ¥)
     +23.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 $
(1,347.61 ¥)
14.47 $
(1,500.00 ¥)
     +11.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $
(179.22 ¥)
2.76 $
(286.30 ¥)
     +59.75 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.07 $
(214.12 ¥)
3.62 $
(375.30 ¥)
     +75.28 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(725.64 ¥)
4.34 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -37.99 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(129.58 ¥)
1.93 $
(200.00 ¥)
     +54.35 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.25 $
(4,690.73 ¥)
91.64 $
(9,500.00 ¥)
     +102.53 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(310.99 ¥)
7.04 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +134.74 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(228.06 ¥)
5.59 $
(579.36 ¥)
     +154.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,487.90 ¥)
46.30 $
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +92.93 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.95 $
(202.51 ¥)
4.72 $
(489.58 ¥)
     +141.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,057.50 $
(2,079,210.59 ¥)
24,791.99 $
(2,570,000.00 ¥)
     +23.60 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,890.91 $
(1,958,278.86 ¥)
24,759.84 $
(2,566,666.67 ¥)
     +31.07 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 122.73 $
(12,722.06 ¥)
168.82 $
(17,500.11 ¥)
     +37.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 $
(34.96 ¥)
0.43 $
(44.42 ¥)
     +27.04 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.03 $
(4,978.77 ¥)
37.19 $
(3,855.41 ¥)
     -22.56 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.13 $
(3,849.02 ¥)
95.13 $
(9,861.76 ¥)
     +156.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.55 $
(1,612.41 ¥)
20.14 $
(2,087.50 ¥)
     +29.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(1,036.62 ¥)
17.36 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +73.64 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.76 $
(4,328.83 ¥)
72.24 $
(7,488.30 ¥)
     +72.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.81 $
(4,126.31 ¥)
40.89 $
(4,238.65 ¥)
     +2.72 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.63 $
(7,425.21 ¥)
85.75 $
(8,888.89 ¥)
     +19.71 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.98 $
(9,845.78 ¥)
123.51 $
(12,803.57 ¥)
     +30.04 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,327.91 $
(137,654.84 ¥)
1,188.36 $
(123,187.92 ¥)
     -10.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 913.72 $
(94,718.73 ¥)
724.19 $
(75,071.40 ¥)
     -20.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,508.04 $
(259,990.16 ¥)
3,048.35 $
(316,000.00 ¥)
     +21.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,588.65 $
(164,683.61 ¥)
1,448.29 $
(150,133.33 ¥)
     -8.84 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 203.96 $
(21,142.98 ¥)
1,695.42 $
(175,751.73 ¥)
     +731.25 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 109.84 $
(11,386.03 ¥)
770.07 $
(79,827.07 ¥)
     +601.10 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,432.32 $
(355,802.68 ¥)
2,795.93 $
(289,833.33 ¥)
     -18.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.89 1.50      -61.50 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:365210
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD