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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Australia Reverse

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City in Australia:
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Consumer Prices in Australia are 6.17% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 5.20% higher than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 39.21% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 54.83% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 15.73% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 24.11% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(9.69 A$)
1,485.66 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +85.71 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,126.84 ¥
(50.00 A$)
6,602.95 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +60.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(7.88 A$)
825.37 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +26.98 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 375.71 ¥
(4.55 A$)
577.76 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +53.78 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.06 A$)
660.29 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +32.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 374.15 ¥
(4.53 A$)
336.66 ¥
(4.08 A$)
     -10.02 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 135.11 ¥
(1.64 A$)
262.57 ¥
(3.18 A$)
     +94.34 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 107.17 ¥
(1.30 A$)
215.07 ¥
(2.61 A$)
     +100.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 686.44 ¥
(8.32 A$)
466.98 ¥
(5.66 A$)
     -31.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 153.61 ¥
(1.86 A$)
205.02 ¥
(2.48 A$)
     +33.47 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 210.98 ¥
(2.56 A$)
110.47 ¥
(1.34 A$)
     -47.64 %
Eggs (12) 223.34 ¥
(2.71 A$)
386.45 ¥
(4.68 A$)
     +73.03 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 901.16 ¥
(10.92 A$)
351.41 ¥
(4.26 A$)
     -61.00 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 376.92 ¥
(4.57 A$)
405.40 ¥
(4.91 A$)
     +7.56 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 951.03 ¥
(11.52 A$)
580.61 ¥
(7.03 A$)
     -38.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 291.71 ¥
(3.53 A$)
153.17 ¥
(1.86 A$)
     -47.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 151.33 ¥
(1.83 A$)
122.48 ¥
(1.48 A$)
     -19.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 246.17 ¥
(2.98 A$)
133.01 ¥
(1.61 A$)
     -45.97 %
Tomato (1 lb) 311.48 ¥
(3.77 A$)
169.17 ¥
(2.05 A$)
     -45.69 %
Potato (1 lb) 166.39 ¥
(2.02 A$)
107.74 ¥
(1.31 A$)
     -35.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 170.02 ¥
(2.06 A$)
92.01 ¥
(1.11 A$)
     -45.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 185.10 ¥
(2.24 A$)
201.16 ¥
(2.44 A$)
     +8.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 142.90 ¥
(1.73 A$)
209.10 ¥
(2.53 A$)
     +46.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(14.54 A$)
1,238.05 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     +3.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 277.00 ¥
(3.36 A$)
417.83 ¥
(5.06 A$)
     +50.84 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 383.14 ¥
(4.64 A$)
465.55 ¥
(5.64 A$)
     +21.51 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.45 A$)
1,980.88 ¥
(24.00 A$)
     +340.20 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.54 A$)
323.96 ¥
(3.92 A$)
     +54.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(121.16 A$)
10,729.79 ¥
(130.00 A$)
     +7.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 710.00 ¥
(8.60 A$)
330.15 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -53.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 514.99 ¥
(6.24 A$)
288.24 ¥
(3.49 A$)
     -44.03 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(36.71 A$)
4,060.81 ¥
(49.20 A$)
     +34.02 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 516.68 ¥
(6.26 A$)
411.93 ¥
(4.99 A$)
     -20.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,489,302.50 ¥
(30,159.89 A$)
2,063,421.21 ¥
(25,000.00 A$)
     -17.11 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,713.09 ¥
(238.84 A$)
15,436.02 ¥
(187.02 A$)
     -21.70 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.59 ¥
(0.48 A$)
33.31 ¥
(0.40 A$)
     -15.85 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,093.07 ¥
(49.59 A$)
5,820.91 ¥
(70.53 A$)
     +42.21 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,724.06 ¥
(105.70 A$)
5,324.47 ¥
(64.51 A$)
     -38.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,414.71 ¥
(17.14 A$)
1,660.46 ¥
(20.12 A$)
     +17.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.81 A$)
1,485.66 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -17.46 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,637.69 ¥
(92.54 A$)
7,983.51 ¥
(96.73 A$)
     +4.53 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,104.26 ¥
(49.73 A$)
5,334.44 ¥
(64.63 A$)
     +29.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,325.56 ¥
(100.87 A$)
10,922.15 ¥
(132.33 A$)
     +31.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,558.96 ¥
(127.93 A$)
11,116.24 ¥
(134.68 A$)
     +5.28 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 92,900.77 ¥
(1,125.57 A$)
149,130.46 ¥
(1,806.83 A$)
     +60.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,205.02 ¥
(705.20 A$)
108,220.44 ¥
(1,311.18 A$)
     +85.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 212,393.78 ¥
(2,573.32 A$)
255,573.27 ¥
(3,096.47 A$)
     +20.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 123,586.19 ¥
(1,497.35 A$)
165,166.92 ¥
(2,001.13 A$)
     +33.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 137,452.65 ¥
(1,665.35 A$)
63,842.36 ¥
(773.50 A$)
     -53.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 64,761.34 ¥
(784.64 A$)
44,466.78 ¥
(538.75 A$)
     -31.34 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 273,928.12 ¥
(3,318.86 A$)
357,628.12 ¥
(4,332.95 A$)
     +30.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.65 4.81      +191.82 %
Last update: April, 2016April, 2016
Contributors:5462509
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY