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Consumer Price Index (Excl.Rent): 95.77
Rent Index: 37.54
Groceries Index: 101.10
Restaurants Index: 58.24
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index: 67.68
Local Purchasing Power: 91.27

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Restaurants [Edit] Avg.
Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
600.00
1,000.00
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
3,000.00
5,735.21
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 650.00 ¥
600.00
700.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 400.00 ¥
300.00
500.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥
350.00
600.00
Cappuccino (regular) 369.14 ¥
300.00
400.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 132.56 ¥
120.00
150.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 106.18 ¥
100.00
120.00
Markets [Edit] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 183.79 ¥
155.00
200.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 173.79 ¥
120.00
250.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 470.60 ¥
350.00
698.00
Eggs (12) 214.56 ¥
180.00
260.00
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,737.08 ¥
1,000.00
2,645.55
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 837.93 ¥
580.00
1,200.00
Apples (1kg) 545.19 ¥
472.35
700.00
Oranges (1kg) 476.52 ¥
400.00
700.00
Tomato (1kg) 597.03 ¥
400.00
1,000.00
Potato (1kg) 329.90 ¥
250.00
500.00
Lettuce (1 head) 191.66 ¥
150.00
250.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 144.47 ¥
100.00
200.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,250.00 ¥
1,000.00
1,500.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 268.55 ¥
200.00
300.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 312.31 ¥
250.00
400.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥
420.00
450.00
Transportation [Edit] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
160.00
250.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
6,900.00
12,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥
630.00
710.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 312.10 ¥
250.00
500.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥
2,880.00
3,085.80
Gasoline (1 liter) 152.28 ¥
149.00
160.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
2,000,000.00
2,900,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 20,145.96 ¥
15,000.00
25,500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 53.15 ¥
30.00
99.00
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,792.08 ¥
3,000.00
4,800.00
Sports And Leisure [Edit] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,690.00 ¥
6,800.00
10,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,400.00 ¥
700.00
2,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
1,600.00
1,900.00
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,793.08 ¥
6,000.00
10,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,747.71 ¥
3,000.00
7,500.00
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 8,017.14 ¥
6,000.00
10,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,226.67 ¥
6,000.00
12,000.00
Rent Per Month [Edit] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 98,916.01 ¥
70,000.00
150,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,200.00 ¥
45,000.00
75,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 212,296.05 ¥
140,000.00
300,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 122,781.25 ¥
85,000.00
180,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] Avg.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 557,780.15 ¥
500,000.00
700,000.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 381,738.88 ¥
269,097.76
500,000.00
Salaries And Financing [Edit] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 281,011.60 ¥
225,101.69
340,000.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.00
1.50
2.50

These data are based on 3411 entries in the past 18 months from 345 different contributors.

Last update: August, 2014

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