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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 6.74% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 3.86% higher than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 35.15% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 55.62% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 17.05% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 25.69% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(9.69 A$)
1,485.65 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +85.71 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,095.92 ¥
(49.63 A$)
6,602.90 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +61.21 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(7.88 A$)
825.36 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +26.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 380.00 ¥
(4.60 A$)
577.75 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +52.04 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.06 A$)
660.29 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +32.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 371.13 ¥
(4.50 A$)
337.31 ¥
(4.09 A$)
     -9.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 134.59 ¥
(1.63 A$)
262.32 ¥
(3.18 A$)
     +94.91 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 106.79 ¥
(1.29 A$)
216.00 ¥
(2.62 A$)
     +102.25 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 689.23 ¥
(8.35 A$)
470.48 ¥
(5.70 A$)
     -31.74 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 155.95 ¥
(1.89 A$)
206.63 ¥
(2.50 A$)
     +32.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 210.30 ¥
(2.55 A$)
110.98 ¥
(1.34 A$)
     -47.23 %
Eggs (12) 224.19 ¥
(2.72 A$)
387.76 ¥
(4.70 A$)
     +72.96 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 875.90 ¥
(10.61 A$)
354.45 ¥
(4.29 A$)
     -59.53 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 371.51 ¥
(4.50 A$)
406.51 ¥
(4.93 A$)
     +9.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,050.82 ¥
(12.73 A$)
582.26 ¥
(7.05 A$)
     -44.59 %
Apples (1 lb) 290.09 ¥
(3.51 A$)
153.74 ¥
(1.86 A$)
     -47.00 %
Banana (1 lb) 162.50 ¥
(1.97 A$)
124.27 ¥
(1.51 A$)
     -23.53 %
Oranges (1 lb) 229.01 ¥
(2.77 A$)
133.37 ¥
(1.62 A$)
     -41.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 326.30 ¥
(3.95 A$)
171.74 ¥
(2.08 A$)
     -47.37 %
Potato (1 lb) 166.31 ¥
(2.01 A$)
109.94 ¥
(1.33 A$)
     -33.89 %
Onion (1 lb) 171.65 ¥
(2.08 A$)
92.31 ¥
(1.12 A$)
     -46.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 184.15 ¥
(2.23 A$)
200.99 ¥
(2.44 A$)
     +9.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 144.94 ¥
(1.76 A$)
211.07 ¥
(2.56 A$)
     +45.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(14.54 A$)
1,238.04 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     +3.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 271.69 ¥
(3.29 A$)
420.24 ¥
(5.09 A$)
     +54.68 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 379.12 ¥
(4.59 A$)
463.64 ¥
(5.62 A$)
     +22.29 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.45 A$)
1,898.33 ¥
(23.00 A$)
     +321.85 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.54 A$)
321.89 ¥
(3.90 A$)
     +53.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(121.16 A$)
10,709.07 ¥
(129.75 A$)
     +7.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥
(8.48 A$)
330.14 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -52.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 ¥
(5.85 A$)
284.25 ¥
(3.44 A$)
     -41.12 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,015.00 ¥
(36.53 A$)
4,126.81 ¥
(50.00 A$)
     +36.88 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 538.78 ¥
(6.53 A$)
424.05 ¥
(5.14 A$)
     -21.29 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,600,000.00 ¥
(31,501.33 A$)
2,063,405.16 ¥
(25,000.00 A$)
     -20.64 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,029.14 ¥
(242.67 A$)
15,975.59 ¥
(193.56 A$)
     -20.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.47 ¥
(0.48 A$)
33.13 ¥
(0.40 A$)
     -16.05 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,105.08 ¥
(49.74 A$)
5,841.19 ¥
(70.77 A$)
     +42.29 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,589.92 ¥
(104.07 A$)
5,270.94 ¥
(63.86 A$)
     -38.64 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,336.67 ¥
(16.19 A$)
1,635.63 ¥
(19.82 A$)
     +22.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.81 A$)
1,485.65 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -17.46 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,659.05 ¥
(92.80 A$)
8,105.10 ¥
(98.20 A$)
     +5.82 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,039.54 ¥
(48.94 A$)
5,320.76 ¥
(64.47 A$)
     +31.72 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,494.49 ¥
(102.92 A$)
11,001.85 ¥
(133.30 A$)
     +29.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,333.62 ¥
(125.20 A$)
11,050.48 ¥
(133.89 A$)
     +6.94 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 95,170.07 ¥
(1,153.07 A$)
146,513.59 ¥
(1,775.14 A$)
     +53.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,219.40 ¥
(717.50 A$)
107,040.69 ¥
(1,296.89 A$)
     +80.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 216,444.15 ¥
(2,622.41 A$)
253,387.43 ¥
(3,070.02 A$)
     +17.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 126,633.53 ¥
(1,534.28 A$)
164,249.14 ¥
(1,990.03 A$)
     +29.70 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 137,710.05 ¥
(1,668.48 A$)
64,912.36 ¥
(786.47 A$)
     -52.86 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 65,000.06 ¥
(787.53 A$)
43,553.94 ¥
(527.69 A$)
     -32.99 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 268,049.40 ¥
(3,247.66 A$)
349,910.47 ¥
(4,239.48 A$)
     +30.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.76 4.87      +176.92 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:5002215
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY