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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 9.51% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 1.24% higher than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 33.30% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 50.13% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 18.58% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 23.72% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(10.09 A$)
1,427.37 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +78.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(50.44 A$)
6,343.88 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +58.60 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(8.20 A$)
792.98 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +22.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(4.79 A$)
555.09 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +46.08 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.31 A$)
634.39 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +26.88 %
Cappuccino (regular) 376.28 ¥
(4.75 A$)
323.99 ¥
(4.09 A$)
     -13.90 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 136.21 ¥
(1.72 A$)
252.00 ¥
(3.18 A$)
     +85.01 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 107.45 ¥
(1.36 A$)
207.26 ¥
(2.61 A$)
     +92.88 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 694.12 ¥
(8.75 A$)
446.15 ¥
(5.63 A$)
     -35.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 156.82 ¥
(1.98 A$)
195.65 ¥
(2.47 A$)
     +24.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 208.42 ¥
(2.63 A$)
104.02 ¥
(1.31 A$)
     -50.09 %
Eggs (12) 227.12 ¥
(2.86 A$)
372.94 ¥
(4.70 A$)
     +64.20 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 859.91 ¥
(10.84 A$)
338.26 ¥
(4.27 A$)
     -60.66 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 384.13 ¥
(4.84 A$)
389.94 ¥
(4.92 A$)
     +1.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 926.60 ¥
(11.69 A$)
556.31 ¥
(7.02 A$)
     -39.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 292.72 ¥
(3.69 A$)
146.25 ¥
(1.84 A$)
     -50.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 150.47 ¥
(1.90 A$)
115.69 ¥
(1.46 A$)
     -23.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 256.06 ¥
(3.23 A$)
126.86 ¥
(1.60 A$)
     -50.46 %
Tomato (1 lb) 313.59 ¥
(3.95 A$)
162.65 ¥
(2.05 A$)
     -48.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 176.34 ¥
(2.22 A$)
102.61 ¥
(1.29 A$)
     -41.81 %
Onion (1 lb) 180.29 ¥
(2.27 A$)
87.75 ¥
(1.11 A$)
     -51.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 186.52 ¥
(2.35 A$)
192.96 ¥
(2.43 A$)
     +3.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 141.77 ¥
(1.79 A$)
203.70 ¥
(2.57 A$)
     +43.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(15.13 A$)
1,189.48 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     -0.88 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 281.50 ¥
(3.55 A$)
404.18 ¥
(5.10 A$)
     +43.58 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 387.14 ¥
(4.88 A$)
449.81 ¥
(5.67 A$)
     +16.19 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.67 A$)
1,982.46 ¥
(25.00 A$)
     +340.55 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.65 A$)
317.19 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     +51.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 ¥
(119.80 A$)
10,308.80 ¥
(130.00 A$)
     +8.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 710.00 ¥
(8.95 A$)
317.19 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -55.32 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 514.99 ¥
(6.49 A$)
276.93 ¥
(3.49 A$)
     -46.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(38.21 A$)
3,901.48 ¥
(49.20 A$)
     +28.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 511.33 ¥
(6.45 A$)
393.01 ¥
(4.96 A$)
     -23.14 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(31,526.46 A$)
1,982,461.45 ¥
(25,000.00 A$)
     -20.70 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,747.40 ¥
(249.03 A$)
15,041.43 ¥
(189.68 A$)
     -23.83 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 41.34 ¥
(0.52 A$)
30.43 ¥
(0.38 A$)
     -26.38 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,054.68 ¥
(51.13 A$)
5,587.27 ¥
(70.46 A$)
     +37.80 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,671.35 ¥
(109.35 A$)
5,100.90 ¥
(64.33 A$)
     -41.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,450.00 ¥
(18.29 A$)
1,589.55 ¥
(20.05 A$)
     +9.62 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(22.70 A$)
1,427.37 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -20.70 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,601.26 ¥
(95.86 A$)
7,701.78 ¥
(97.12 A$)
     +1.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,160.92 ¥
(52.47 A$)
5,116.33 ¥
(64.52 A$)
     +22.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,277.90 ¥
(104.39 A$)
10,551.67 ¥
(133.06 A$)
     +27.47 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,185.78 ¥
(128.45 A$)
10,650.92 ¥
(134.31 A$)
     +4.57 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 94,850.99 ¥
(1,196.13 A$)
143,160.73 ¥
(1,805.34 A$)
     +50.93 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,998.74 ¥
(744.01 A$)
103,709.89 ¥
(1,307.84 A$)
     +75.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 212,394.28 ¥
(2,678.42 A$)
244,078.27 ¥
(3,077.97 A$)
     +14.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 121,451.18 ¥
(1,531.57 A$)
159,147.37 ¥
(2,006.94 A$)
     +31.04 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 144,083.20 ¥
(1,816.97 A$)
60,852.61 ¥
(767.39 A$)
     -57.77 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 64,519.07 ¥
(813.62 A$)
42,441.15 ¥
(535.21 A$)
     -34.22 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 274,437.67 ¥
(3,460.82 A$)
343,758.65 ¥
(4,335.00 A$)
     +25.26 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.65 4.79      +189.49 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:5672590
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY