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Cost of Living Comparison Between Phoenix, AZ and Tokyo Reverse

You would need around 523,202.47¥ (5,029.20$) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,500.00$ in Phoenix, AZ (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 36.49% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 43.69% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 62.22% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 11.14% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 35.67% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 31.32% lower than in Phoenix, AZ

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  Phoenix, AZ  Tokyo      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $     8.65 $      -27.91 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 47.50 $     48.06 $      +1.18 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.25 $     6.25 $      -0.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     4.09 $      +16.72 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.81 $      -3.88 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 $     3.60 $      -9.57 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.54 $     1.32 $      -14.30 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.14 $     1.05 $      -8.34 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.76 $     1.85 $      +144.69 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.25 $     1.83 $      -18.79 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.37 $     4.97 $      +47.36 %
Eggs (12) 2.18 $     2.20 $      +1.06 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 7.02 $     19.22 $      +173.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.92 $     8.54 $      +23.38 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     5.46 $      +42.80 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.25 $     5.12 $      +20.57 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.30 $     7.03 $      +112.76 %
Potato (1kg) 2.43 $     3.72 $      +53.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.35 $     2.04 $      +50.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $     1.34 $      -22.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     14.42 $      +20.15 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.88 $     2.37 $      -17.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $     3.02 $      +0.56 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $     4.23 $      -39.58 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     1.54 $      -23.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 53.50 $     96.12 $      +79.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.82 $      +127.49 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.40 $     2.82 $      +101.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 $     29.13 $      -10.38 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.93 $     1.46 $      +57.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $     24,030.86 $      +20.15 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 165.90 $     197.73 $      +19.18 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $     0.55 $      +356.59 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.90 $     36.90 $      -5.14 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.67 $     87.04 $      +174.86 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.00 $     15.06 $      +50.59 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     17.30 $      +73.02 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.56 $     73.84 $      +82.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.50 $     60.08 $      +84.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 65.71 $     84.76 $      +28.99 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 69.17 $     112.39 $      +62.49 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 838.46 $     1,207.11 $      +43.97 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 667.92 $     670.19 $      +0.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,375.50 $     2,899.72 $      +110.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,080.40 $     1,650.58 $      +52.77 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,578.71 $     5,926.39 $      +275.40 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,327.55 $     4,272.46 $      +221.83 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,019.49 $     2,979.92 $      -1.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     2.00      -52.23 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014August, 2014
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