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

You would need around 536,419.60¥ (5,219.36$) in Tokyo to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,400.00$ 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 33.74% higher than in San Diego, CA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 18.62% higher than in San Diego, CA
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 4.19% lower than in San Diego, CA
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 8.21% lower than in San Diego, CA
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 36.70% higher than in San Diego, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 32.53% lower than in San Diego, CA

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  San Diego, CA  Tokyo      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     8.76 $      -12.43 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 52.50 $     48.65 $      -7.33 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.75 $     6.32 $      -6.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.00 $     4.62 $      +15.54 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.50 $     4.86 $      -11.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.76 $     3.62 $      -3.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 $     1.33 $      -14.04 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.38 $     1.06 $      -23.51 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.99 $     1.88 $      +89.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.47 $     1.82 $      -26.45 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.40 $     4.90 $      +44.02 %
Eggs (12) 2.90 $     2.24 $      -22.79 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 13.04 $     20.12 $      +54.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.87 $     9.00 $      +1.57 %
Apples (1kg) 2.61 $     5.59 $      +114.76 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.45 $     5.52 $      +60.08 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.48 $     7.11 $      +186.61 %
Potato (1kg) 1.62 $     3.89 $      +140.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.28 $     2.09 $      +64.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $     1.36 $      -12.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.00 $     14.59 $      +32.68 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.00 $     2.42 $      -19.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.05 $     2.98 $      -26.29 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.75 $     4.28 $      -25.54 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $     1.56 $      -37.73 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $     97.30 $      +35.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.91 $      +130.28 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.33 $     2.86 $      +114.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     29.48 $      +1.66 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.03 $     1.47 $      +43.19 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $     24,324.98 $      +10.57 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 124.23 $     192.40 $      +54.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $     0.55 $      +639.48 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.95 $     38.00 $      -17.30 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.79 $     91.20 $      +147.91 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.20 $     15.24 $      -31.32 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $     17.51 $      +45.95 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.14 $     73.46 $      +46.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.74 $     63.24 $      +87.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 82.00 $     84.65 $      +3.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 96.39 $     104.41 $      +8.32 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,380.77 $     1,249.22 $      -9.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,098.33 $     683.66 $      -37.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,586.36 $     3,143.54 $      +21.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,979.50 $     1,676.15 $      -15.32 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,918.04 $     5,786.89 $      +98.31 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,202.40 $     4,327.86 $      +96.51 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,806.55 $     3,046.71 $      -19.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.07     2.00      -50.91 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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