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

You would need around 542,955.94¥ (5,347.48$) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,400.00$ 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 36.36% higher than in San Diego, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 21.53% higher than in San Diego, CA
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 1.18% lower than in San Diego, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 7.02% lower than in San Diego, CA
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 40.68% higher than in San Diego, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 34.82% lower than in San Diego, CA

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  San Diego, CA  Tokyo      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.50 $     9.11 $      -13.24 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     49.24 $      -1.51 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.88 $     6.40 $      -6.88 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     4.43 $      +10.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 $     4.92 $      -17.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.76 $     3.65 $      -3.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.54 $     1.34 $      -12.75 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.38 $     1.07 $      -22.58 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.99 $     1.90 $      +92.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.44 $     1.80 $      -26.25 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.31 $     5.09 $      +53.67 %
Eggs (12) 2.82 $     2.25 $      -20.14 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 12.94 $     20.36 $      +57.33 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.51 $     9.32 $      +9.49 %
Apples (1kg) 2.43 $     5.66 $      +133.42 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.51 $     5.59 $      +59.07 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.52 $     7.20 $      +185.55 %
Potato (1kg) 1.49 $     3.94 $      +164.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.27 $     2.12 $      +66.47 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.61 $     1.36 $      -15.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.50 $     14.77 $      +28.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.33 $     2.41 $      -27.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.31 $     3.05 $      -29.16 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.80 $     4.33 $      -25.28 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     1.58 $      -36.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $     98.49 $      +36.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $     6.99 $      +149.74 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.49 $     2.89 $      +94.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     29.84 $      +2.90 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.02 $     1.49 $      +45.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $     24,622.05 $      +11.92 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 124.23 $     197.88 $      +59.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $     0.56 $      +648.51 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.55 $     38.41 $      -15.67 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.92 $     92.31 $      +143.46 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.20 $     15.43 $      -30.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     17.73 $      +47.73 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.50 $     74.36 $      +44.39 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.00 $     64.02 $      +106.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 85.00 $     85.68 $      +0.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 92.25 $     105.69 $      +14.56 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,322.42 $     1,263.11 $      -4.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,061.67 $     692.01 $      -34.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,540.91 $     3,181.93 $      +25.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,990.00 $     1,696.62 $      -14.74 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,724.05 $     5,852.40 $      +114.84 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,351.00 $     4,377.06 $      +86.18 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,889.05 $     3,080.87 $      -20.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.07     2.00      -50.91 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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