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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Diego, CA and Tokyo Reverse

You would need around 541,806.54¥ (5,247.27$) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,500.00$ in San Diego, CA (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 31.53% higher than in San Diego, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 16.61% higher than in San Diego, CA
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 6.19% lower than in San Diego, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 7.12% lower than in San Diego, CA
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 32.86% higher than in San Diego, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 32.40% lower than in San Diego, CA

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  San Diego, CA  Tokyo      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.50 $     9.20 $      -12.38 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     48.42 $      -3.15 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 $     6.30 $      -10.07 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     4.36 $      +8.95 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.84 $      -3.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.80 $     3.59 $      -5.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.53 $     1.33 $      -13.27 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.38 $     1.05 $      -23.77 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.99 $     1.87 $      +88.57 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.50 $     1.81 $      -27.72 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.48 $     5.00 $      +43.91 %
Eggs (12) 2.93 $     2.22 $      -24.32 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 13.38 $     20.02 $      +49.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.82 $     8.78 $      -0.46 %
Apples (1kg) 2.80 $     5.57 $      +99.12 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 $     5.50 $      +49.20 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.60 $     7.08 $      +172.29 %
Potato (1kg) 1.73 $     3.87 $      +123.53 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.28 $     2.06 $      +61.20 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $     1.37 $      -11.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.00 $     14.53 $      +32.07 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.00 $     2.41 $      -19.66 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.05 $     2.97 $      -26.63 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.75 $     4.26 $      -25.89 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     1.55 $      -38.02 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $     96.85 $      +34.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.88 $      +129.21 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.33 $     2.84 $      +113.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     29.34 $      +1.19 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.03 $     1.46 $      +41.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $     24,211.93 $      +10.05 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 123.53 $     194.77 $      +57.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $     0.55 $      +636.04 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.54 $     37.34 $      -19.78 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.72 $     88.23 $      +122.11 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.20 $     15.17 $      -31.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     17.43 $      +45.27 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.75 $     74.40 $      +46.59 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.99 $     60.53 $      +95.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 83.33 $     85.40 $      +2.48 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 100.32 $     110.34 $      +9.98 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,380.77 $     1,228.98 $      -10.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,076.56 $     680.36 $      -36.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,586.36 $     3,043.78 $      +17.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,008.64 $     1,663.01 $      -17.21 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,918.04 $     5,972.78 $      +104.68 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,202.40 $     4,521.05 $      +105.28 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,806.55 $     3,000.60 $      -21.17 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.07     2.00      -50.91 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014August, 2014
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