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

You would need around 534,309.53¥ (5,130.39$) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,500.00$ 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 29.14% higher than in San Diego, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 14.01% higher than in San Diego, CA
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 9.09% lower than in San Diego, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 9.54% lower than in San Diego, CA
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 29.33% higher than in San Diego, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 32.19% lower than in San Diego, CA

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  San Diego, CA  Tokyo      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.50 $     8.64 $      -17.70 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $     48.01 $      -3.98 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.00 $     6.24 $      -10.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     4.08 $      +2.02 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.80 $      -3.98 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.80 $     3.60 $      -5.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.53 $     1.32 $      -13.99 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.38 $     1.05 $      -24.22 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.99 $     1.85 $      +86.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.50 $     1.86 $      -25.53 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.48 $     4.96 $      +42.68 %
Eggs (12) 2.93 $     2.20 $      -24.97 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 13.38 $     19.20 $      +43.46 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.82 $     8.53 $      -3.28 %
Apples (1kg) 2.80 $     5.46 $      +95.07 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 $     5.11 $      +38.82 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.60 $     7.02 $      +169.96 %
Potato (1kg) 1.73 $     3.72 $      +114.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.28 $     2.04 $      +59.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $     1.34 $      -13.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.00 $     14.40 $      +30.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.00 $     2.37 $      -21.06 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.05 $     3.01 $      -25.56 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.75 $     4.22 $      -26.52 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     1.54 $      -38.55 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $     96.02 $      +33.36 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.82 $      +127.25 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.33 $     2.82 $      +111.54 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     29.09 $      +0.32 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.03 $     1.46 $      +41.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $     24,004.76 $      +9.11 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 123.53 $     197.52 $      +59.89 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $     0.55 $      +629.74 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.54 $     36.86 $      -20.81 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.72 $     86.94 $      +118.87 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.20 $     15.04 $      -32.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     17.28 $      +44.03 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.75 $     73.76 $      +45.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.99 $     60.01 $      +93.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 83.33 $     83.62 $      +0.34 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 100.32 $     112.27 $      +11.90 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,380.77 $     1,196.15 $      -13.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,076.56 $     669.61 $      -37.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,586.36 $     2,896.57 $      +11.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,008.64 $     1,648.78 $      -17.92 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,918.04 $     5,918.40 $      +102.82 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,202.40 $     4,266.53 $      +93.72 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,833.60 $     2,963.77 $      -22.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.07     2.00      -50.91 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014September, 2014
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