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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 14.14% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 2.75% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 33.07% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 45.25% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 22.17% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 21.48% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(10.40 A$)
1,384.39 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +73.05 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(52.01 A$)
6,152.83 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +53.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 670.00 ¥
(8.71 A$)
769.10 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +14.79 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 384.55 ¥
(5.00 A$)
538.37 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +40.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.50 A$)
615.28 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +23.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 377.76 ¥
(4.91 A$)
317.26 ¥
(4.13 A$)
     -16.02 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 131.83 ¥
(1.71 A$)
243.24 ¥
(3.16 A$)
     +84.51 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 105.67 ¥
(1.37 A$)
200.75 ¥
(2.61 A$)
     +89.98 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 701.34 ¥
(9.12 A$)
418.45 ¥
(5.44 A$)
     -40.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 161.01 ¥
(2.09 A$)
183.78 ¥
(2.39 A$)
     +14.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 211.34 ¥
(2.75 A$)
100.35 ¥
(1.30 A$)
     -52.51 %
Eggs (12) 230.30 ¥
(2.99 A$)
359.43 ¥
(4.67 A$)
     +56.07 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 875.18 ¥
(11.38 A$)
322.92 ¥
(4.20 A$)
     -63.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 386.05 ¥
(5.02 A$)
367.23 ¥
(4.77 A$)
     -4.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 830.80 ¥
(10.80 A$)
532.33 ¥
(6.92 A$)
     -35.93 %
Apples (1 lb) 309.63 ¥
(4.03 A$)
138.82 ¥
(1.80 A$)
     -55.17 %
Banana (1 lb) 142.95 ¥
(1.86 A$)
106.67 ¥
(1.39 A$)
     -25.38 %
Oranges (1 lb) 268.85 ¥
(3.50 A$)
116.62 ¥
(1.52 A$)
     -56.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 334.67 ¥
(4.35 A$)
156.56 ¥
(2.04 A$)
     -53.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 173.22 ¥
(2.25 A$)
96.65 ¥
(1.26 A$)
     -44.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 162.04 ¥
(2.11 A$)
82.79 ¥
(1.08 A$)
     -48.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 191.08 ¥
(2.48 A$)
187.29 ¥
(2.44 A$)
     -1.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 135.90 ¥
(1.77 A$)
194.57 ¥
(2.53 A$)
     +43.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(15.60 A$)
1,153.66 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     -3.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 284.83 ¥
(3.70 A$)
394.63 ¥
(5.13 A$)
     +38.55 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 388.93 ¥
(5.06 A$)
431.41 ¥
(5.61 A$)
     +10.92 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.85 A$)
1,922.76 ¥
(25.00 A$)
     +327.28 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.60 A$)
299.95 ¥
(3.90 A$)
     +49.98 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,235.00 ¥
(120.07 A$)
9,998.35 ¥
(130.00 A$)
     +8.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(9.36 A$)
307.64 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -57.27 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 579.36 ¥
(7.53 A$)
253.12 ¥
(3.29 A$)
     -56.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(39.40 A$)
3,768.61 ¥
(49.00 A$)
     +24.38 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 489.23 ¥
(6.36 A$)
368.21 ¥
(4.79 A$)
     -24.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(32,505.37 A$)
1,921,990.28 ¥
(24,990.00 A$)
     -23.12 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,750,000.00 ¥
(35,755.90 A$)
1,763,878.13 ¥
(22,934.20 A$)
     -35.86 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,504.84 ¥
(253.60 A$)
12,183.30 ¥
(158.41 A$)
     -37.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 40.97 ¥
(0.53 A$)
27.88 ¥
(0.36 A$)
     -31.97 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,000.49 ¥
(52.01 A$)
5,382.03 ¥
(69.98 A$)
     +34.53 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,842.72 ¥
(114.97 A$)
4,886.36 ¥
(63.53 A$)
     -44.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,677.50 ¥
(21.81 A$)
1,405.73 ¥
(18.28 A$)
     -16.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(23.40 A$)
1,384.39 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -23.09 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,497.06 ¥
(97.48 A$)
7,338.99 ¥
(95.42 A$)
     -2.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,123.17 ¥
(53.61 A$)
4,859.44 ¥
(63.18 A$)
     +17.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,184.79 ¥
(106.42 A$)
10,183.80 ¥
(132.41 A$)
     +24.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,825.92 ¥
(140.76 A$)
10,345.46 ¥
(134.51 A$)
     -4.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 91,766.18 ¥
(1,193.16 A$)
137,105.99 ¥
(1,782.67 A$)
     +49.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,848.47 ¥
(739.15 A$)
100,215.91 ¥
(1,303.02 A$)
     +76.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 198,590.07 ¥
(2,582.10 A$)
226,723.51 ¥
(2,947.89 A$)
     +14.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 115,867.49 ¥
(1,506.53 A$)
152,187.76 ¥
(1,978.77 A$)
     +31.35 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 94,699.19 ¥
(1,231.29 A$)
51,378.62 ¥
(668.03 A$)
     -45.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 41,276.48 ¥
(536.68 A$)
36,850.90 ¥
(479.14 A$)
     -10.72 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 267,199.83 ¥
(3,474.17 A$)
315,669.29 ¥
(4,104.38 A$)
     +18.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.47 4.70      +219.46 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:5652649
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY