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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 14.75% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 3.09% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 34.06% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 42.44% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 23.91% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 28.51% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(10.46 A$)
1,376.66 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +72.08 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,100.00 ¥
(53.61 A$)
6,118.47 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +49.23 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(8.50 A$)
764.81 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +17.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(4.97 A$)
535.37 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +40.89 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.54 A$)
611.85 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +22.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 375.72 ¥
(4.91 A$)
313.19 ¥
(4.10 A$)
     -16.64 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 135.02 ¥
(1.77 A$)
241.90 ¥
(3.16 A$)
     +79.16 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 107.16 ¥
(1.40 A$)
199.59 ¥
(2.61 A$)
     +86.26 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 697.50 ¥
(9.12 A$)
426.45 ¥
(5.58 A$)
     -38.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 154.08 ¥
(2.01 A$)
189.32 ¥
(2.48 A$)
     +22.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 214.70 ¥
(2.81 A$)
100.18 ¥
(1.31 A$)
     -53.34 %
Eggs (12) 229.43 ¥
(3.00 A$)
358.55 ¥
(4.69 A$)
     +56.28 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 897.43 ¥
(11.73 A$)
323.38 ¥
(4.23 A$)
     -63.97 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 395.88 ¥
(5.18 A$)
375.39 ¥
(4.91 A$)
     -5.18 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 907.84 ¥
(11.87 A$)
528.55 ¥
(6.91 A$)
     -41.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 302.11 ¥
(3.95 A$)
139.25 ¥
(1.82 A$)
     -53.91 %
Banana (1 lb) 149.87 ¥
(1.96 A$)
109.19 ¥
(1.43 A$)
     -27.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 269.45 ¥
(3.52 A$)
120.61 ¥
(1.58 A$)
     -55.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 329.16 ¥
(4.30 A$)
156.19 ¥
(2.04 A$)
     -52.55 %
Potato (1 lb) 175.62 ¥
(2.30 A$)
98.28 ¥
(1.29 A$)
     -44.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 179.49 ¥
(2.35 A$)
84.21 ¥
(1.10 A$)
     -53.09 %
Lettuce (1 head) 189.43 ¥
(2.48 A$)
186.07 ¥
(2.43 A$)
     -1.77 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 142.81 ¥
(1.87 A$)
198.63 ¥
(2.60 A$)
     +39.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(15.69 A$)
1,147.21 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     -4.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 288.65 ¥
(3.77 A$)
394.45 ¥
(5.16 A$)
     +36.65 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 392.99 ¥
(5.14 A$)
433.06 ¥
(5.66 A$)
     +10.20 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.88 A$)
1,912.02 ¥
(25.00 A$)
     +324.89 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.62 A$)
305.92 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     +52.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,370.00 ¥
(122.51 A$)
9,942.51 ¥
(130.00 A$)
     +6.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(9.41 A$)
305.92 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -57.51 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 531.08 ¥
(6.94 A$)
267.09 ¥
(3.49 A$)
     -49.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(39.62 A$)
3,762.86 ¥
(49.20 A$)
     +24.19 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 505.83 ¥
(6.61 A$)
376.74 ¥
(4.93 A$)
     -25.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,480,000.00 ¥
(32,426.41 A$)
1,911,257.07 ¥
(24,990.00 A$)
     -22.93 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,162.45 ¥
(250.55 A$)
14,366.21 ¥
(187.84 A$)
     -25.03 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.78 ¥
(0.57 A$)
28.16 ¥
(0.37 A$)
     -35.69 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,011.86 ¥
(52.46 A$)
5,394.17 ¥
(70.53 A$)
     +34.46 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,786.17 ¥
(114.88 A$)
4,938.22 ¥
(64.57 A$)
     -43.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,486.84 ¥
(19.44 A$)
1,503.11 ¥
(19.65 A$)
     +1.09 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(23.54 A$)
1,376.66 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -23.52 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,501.18 ¥
(98.08 A$)
7,422.65 ¥
(97.05 A$)
     -1.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,113.31 ¥
(53.78 A$)
4,962.82 ¥
(64.89 A$)
     +20.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,343.40 ¥
(109.09 A$)
10,144.81 ¥
(132.65 A$)
     +21.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,637.86 ¥
(139.09 A$)
10,275.00 ¥
(134.35 A$)
     -3.41 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 91,826.79 ¥
(1,200.65 A$)
137,346.75 ¥
(1,795.83 A$)
     +49.57 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,967.73 ¥
(744.86 A$)
99,642.85 ¥
(1,302.85 A$)
     +74.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 196,788.41 ¥
(2,573.04 A$)
234,130.43 ¥
(3,061.29 A$)
     +18.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 115,951.82 ¥
(1,516.09 A$)
152,943.21 ¥
(1,999.76 A$)
     +31.90 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 90,179.71 ¥
(1,179.11 A$)
54,938.12 ¥
(718.32 A$)
     -39.08 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,350.61 ¥
(553.74 A$)
39,211.69 ¥
(512.70 A$)
     -7.41 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 266,317.41 ¥
(3,482.14 A$)
331,667.61 ¥
(4,336.61 A$)
     +24.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.53 4.77      +211.56 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:5652682
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY