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Cost of Living Comparison Between Phoenix, AZ and Tokyo Reverse

You would need around 523,919.31¥ (4,812.61$) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,500.00$ 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 30.57% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 37.50% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 55.31% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 13.81% lower than in Phoenix, AZ
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 29.20% higher than in Phoenix, AZ
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 31.87% lower than in Phoenix, AZ

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  Phoenix, AZ  Tokyo      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 $     8.27 $      -31.11 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     45.93 $      +2.06 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.38 $     5.97 $      -6.34 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     3.67 $      +4.98 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.59 $      -8.14 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.90 $     3.46 $      -11.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.58 $     1.25 $      -21.23 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.17 $     0.99 $      -15.39 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.77 $     1.77 $      +129.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.25 $     1.75 $      -22.10 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.37 $     4.66 $      +38.21 %
Eggs (12) 2.17 $     2.09 $      -3.67 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 7.02 $     18.89 $      +169.24 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 6.92 $     7.89 $      +14.00 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     5.22 $      +36.46 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.25 $     4.89 $      +15.22 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.30 $     6.80 $      +105.84 %
Potato (1kg) 2.43 $     3.47 $      +42.56 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.35 $     1.95 $      +43.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $     1.23 $      -28.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     13.78 $      +14.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.88 $     2.20 $      -23.55 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $     2.88 $      -3.90 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $     4.04 $      -42.26 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     1.52 $      -24.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 $     91.86 $      +67.01 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.52 $      +117.40 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.32 $     2.68 $      +103.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 $     27.83 $      -14.36 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.92 $     1.40 $      +52.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $     22,964.45 $      +14.82 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 165.90 $     186.06 $      +12.15 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $     0.52 $      +336.32 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.90 $     34.85 $      -10.40 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.50 $     84.43 $      +159.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.00 $     15.39 $      +53.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     16.53 $      +65.34 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.56 $     71.72 $      +76.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.50 $     54.46 $      +67.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 65.71 $     78.79 $      +19.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 69.17 $     105.33 $      +52.28 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 838.46 $     1,143.82 $      +36.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 667.92 $     636.12 $      -4.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,375.50 $     2,829.22 $      +105.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,080.40 $     1,544.52 $      +42.96 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,578.71 $     5,679.46 $      +259.75 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,327.55 $     4,035.88 $      +204.01 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,019.49 $     2,828.81 $      -6.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.24     2.00      -52.84 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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