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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 13.06% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 1.82% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 32.90% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 47.18% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 21.76% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 25.30% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(10.35 A$)
1,391.64 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +73.96 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(51.74 A$)
6,185.09 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +54.63 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(8.41 A$)
773.14 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +18.94 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 350.00 ¥
(4.53 A$)
541.20 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +54.63 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.47 A$)
618.51 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +23.70 %
Cappuccino (regular) 374.48 ¥
(4.84 A$)
319.10 ¥
(4.13 A$)
     -14.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 133.16 ¥
(1.72 A$)
245.00 ¥
(3.17 A$)
     +83.99 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 106.43 ¥
(1.38 A$)
202.71 ¥
(2.62 A$)
     +90.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 700.82 ¥
(9.06 A$)
425.94 ¥
(5.51 A$)
     -39.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 155.91 ¥
(2.02 A$)
186.97 ¥
(2.42 A$)
     +19.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 219.76 ¥
(2.84 A$)
100.21 ¥
(1.30 A$)
     -54.40 %
Eggs (12) 230.09 ¥
(2.98 A$)
360.96 ¥
(4.67 A$)
     +56.88 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 886.37 ¥
(11.46 A$)
329.70 ¥
(4.26 A$)
     -62.80 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 390.59 ¥
(5.05 A$)
372.75 ¥
(4.82 A$)
     -4.57 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 847.00 ¥
(10.96 A$)
540.90 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     -36.14 %
Apples (1 lb) 312.16 ¥
(4.04 A$)
139.90 ¥
(1.81 A$)
     -55.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 143.76 ¥
(1.86 A$)
107.13 ¥
(1.39 A$)
     -25.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 265.06 ¥
(3.43 A$)
117.57 ¥
(1.52 A$)
     -55.64 %
Tomato (1 lb) 330.18 ¥
(4.27 A$)
156.31 ¥
(2.02 A$)
     -52.66 %
Potato (1 lb) 173.47 ¥
(2.24 A$)
98.14 ¥
(1.27 A$)
     -43.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 159.55 ¥
(2.06 A$)
84.21 ¥
(1.09 A$)
     -47.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 189.46 ¥
(2.45 A$)
189.21 ¥
(2.45 A$)
     -0.13 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 140.42 ¥
(1.82 A$)
196.61 ¥
(2.54 A$)
     +40.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(15.52 A$)
1,159.70 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     -3.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 281.87 ¥
(3.65 A$)
398.62 ¥
(5.16 A$)
     +41.42 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 387.52 ¥
(5.01 A$)
439.11 ¥
(5.68 A$)
     +13.31 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.82 A$)
1,932.84 ¥
(25.00 A$)
     +329.52 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.59 A$)
303.84 ¥
(3.93 A$)
     +51.92 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,370.00 ¥
(121.19 A$)
10,050.76 ¥
(130.00 A$)
     +7.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(9.31 A$)
309.25 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -57.05 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 563.27 ¥
(7.29 A$)
268.76 ¥
(3.48 A$)
     -52.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(39.19 A$)
3,788.37 ¥
(49.00 A$)
     +25.03 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 495.70 ¥
(6.41 A$)
374.73 ¥
(4.85 A$)
     -24.41 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(32,335.85 A$)
1,932,066.19 ¥
(24,990.00 A$)
     -22.72 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,750,000.00 ¥
(35,569.43 A$)
1,791,369.33 ¥
(23,170.18 A$)
     -34.86 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,330.24 ¥
(250.02 A$)
13,996.61 ¥
(181.04 A$)
     -27.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 44.38 ¥
(0.57 A$)
28.95 ¥
(0.37 A$)
     -34.77 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,064.49 ¥
(52.57 A$)
5,437.36 ¥
(70.33 A$)
     +33.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,818.23 ¥
(114.06 A$)
4,977.03 ¥
(64.37 A$)
     -43.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,539.47 ¥
(19.91 A$)
1,437.27 ¥
(18.59 A$)
     -6.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(23.28 A$)
1,391.64 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -22.69 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,466.14 ¥
(96.57 A$)
7,475.89 ¥
(96.70 A$)
     +0.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,172.57 ¥
(53.97 A$)
5,019.76 ¥
(64.93 A$)
     +20.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,376.97 ¥
(108.35 A$)
10,256.46 ¥
(132.66 A$)
     +22.44 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,965.82 ¥
(141.84 A$)
10,434.29 ¥
(134.96 A$)
     -4.85 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 93,164.72 ¥
(1,205.02 A$)
139,342.82 ¥
(1,802.31 A$)
     +49.57 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,329.89 ¥
(754.46 A$)
101,216.96 ¥
(1,309.17 A$)
     +73.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 203,432.78 ¥
(2,631.27 A$)
233,278.46 ¥
(3,017.30 A$)
     +14.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 118,123.38 ¥
(1,527.85 A$)
154,855.00 ¥
(2,002.95 A$)
     +31.10 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 93,241.97 ¥
(1,206.02 A$)
53,479.50 ¥
(691.72 A$)
     -42.64 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,938.54 ¥
(555.38 A$)
38,701.49 ¥
(500.58 A$)
     -9.87 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 265,205.84 ¥
(3,430.26 A$)
326,243.35 ¥
(4,219.74 A$)
     +23.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.51 4.73      +213.50 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:5672709
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY