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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 10.81% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 0.79% higher than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 36.79% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 50.98% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 20.30% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 27.64% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(10.25 A$)
1,405.37 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +75.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(51.23 A$)
6,246.08 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +56.15 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(8.33 A$)
780.76 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +20.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 350.00 ¥
(4.48 A$)
546.53 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +56.15 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.40 A$)
624.61 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +24.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 374.62 ¥
(4.80 A$)
321.10 ¥
(4.11 A$)
     -14.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 133.12 ¥
(1.71 A$)
246.79 ¥
(3.16 A$)
     +85.38 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 106.64 ¥
(1.37 A$)
202.83 ¥
(2.60 A$)
     +90.19 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 697.26 ¥
(8.93 A$)
433.60 ¥
(5.55 A$)
     -37.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 156.39 ¥
(2.00 A$)
190.70 ¥
(2.44 A$)
     +21.94 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 218.10 ¥
(2.79 A$)
101.52 ¥
(1.30 A$)
     -53.45 %
Eggs (12) 230.75 ¥
(2.96 A$)
366.16 ¥
(4.69 A$)
     +58.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 889.09 ¥
(11.39 A$)
331.50 ¥
(4.25 A$)
     -62.71 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 394.64 ¥
(5.05 A$)
380.87 ¥
(4.88 A$)
     -3.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 882.57 ¥
(11.30 A$)
538.56 ¥
(6.90 A$)
     -38.98 %
Apples (1 lb) 309.84 ¥
(3.97 A$)
141.14 ¥
(1.81 A$)
     -54.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 147.60 ¥
(1.89 A$)
109.48 ¥
(1.40 A$)
     -25.83 %
Oranges (1 lb) 263.64 ¥
(3.38 A$)
122.06 ¥
(1.56 A$)
     -53.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 330.37 ¥
(4.23 A$)
157.40 ¥
(2.02 A$)
     -52.36 %
Potato (1 lb) 174.65 ¥
(2.24 A$)
99.19 ¥
(1.27 A$)
     -43.21 %
Onion (1 lb) 168.68 ¥
(2.16 A$)
85.31 ¥
(1.09 A$)
     -49.42 %
Lettuce (1 head) 190.43 ¥
(2.44 A$)
190.03 ¥
(2.43 A$)
     -0.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 144.31 ¥
(1.85 A$)
200.92 ¥
(2.57 A$)
     +39.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(15.37 A$)
1,171.14 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     -2.41 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 288.57 ¥
(3.70 A$)
402.11 ¥
(5.15 A$)
     +39.34 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 394.84 ¥
(5.06 A$)
444.01 ¥
(5.69 A$)
     +12.45 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.76 A$)
1,951.90 ¥
(25.00 A$)
     +333.76 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.56 A$)
310.74 ¥
(3.98 A$)
     +55.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,240.00 ¥
(118.35 A$)
10,149.88 ¥
(130.00 A$)
     +9.85 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(9.22 A$)
312.30 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -56.62 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 524.65 ¥
(6.72 A$)
272.66 ¥
(3.49 A$)
     -48.03 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(38.81 A$)
3,841.34 ¥
(49.20 A$)
     +26.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 503.35 ¥
(6.45 A$)
381.42 ¥
(4.89 A$)
     -24.22 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(32,020.09 A$)
1,951,118.86 ¥
(24,990.00 A$)
     -21.96 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,833,333.33 ¥
(36,289.43 A$)
1,819,224.95 ¥
(23,300.70 A$)
     -35.79 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,253.95 ¥
(246.61 A$)
14,487.09 ¥
(185.55 A$)
     -24.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.23 ¥
(0.55 A$)
27.47 ¥
(0.35 A$)
     -36.45 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,006.30 ¥
(51.31 A$)
5,496.35 ¥
(70.40 A$)
     +37.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,795.82 ¥
(112.66 A$)
5,008.55 ¥
(64.15 A$)
     -43.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,539.47 ¥
(19.72 A$)
1,536.77 ¥
(19.68 A$)
     -0.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(23.05 A$)
1,405.37 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -21.92 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,522.89 ¥
(96.35 A$)
7,547.49 ¥
(96.67 A$)
     +0.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,163.78 ¥
(53.33 A$)
5,034.51 ¥
(64.48 A$)
     +20.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,386.48 ¥
(107.41 A$)
10,380.03 ¥
(132.95 A$)
     +23.77 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,869.05 ¥
(139.21 A$)
10,519.02 ¥
(134.73 A$)
     -3.22 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 93,174.78 ¥
(1,193.39 A$)
140,012.10 ¥
(1,793.28 A$)
     +50.27 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 57,638.29 ¥
(738.23 A$)
101,793.09 ¥
(1,303.77 A$)
     +76.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 203,044.58 ¥
(2,600.60 A$)
237,161.20 ¥
(3,037.57 A$)
     +16.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 117,736.05 ¥
(1,507.97 A$)
155,721.46 ¥
(1,994.49 A$)
     +32.26 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 92,405.56 ¥
(1,183.53 A$)
54,149.74 ¥
(693.55 A$)
     -41.40 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 43,227.42 ¥
(553.66 A$)
39,520.55 ¥
(506.18 A$)
     -8.58 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 264,239.54 ¥
(3,384.39 A$)
339,936.29 ¥
(4,353.92 A$)
     +28.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.50 4.76      +217.93 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
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Currency: JPY