Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Kumamoto 

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Restaurant Prices in Kumamoto are 19.72% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥ 800.00 ¥      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥ 3,250.00 ¥      -35.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥ 600.00 ¥      -14.29 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 ¥ 300.00 ¥      -40.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 ¥ 300.00 ¥      -50.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 394.41 ¥ 400.00 ¥      +1.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 139.50 ¥ 125.00 ¥      -10.39 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 104.33 ¥ 85.00 ¥      -18.53 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 753.30 ¥ 927.43 ¥      +23.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 189.45 ¥ 276.80 ¥      +46.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 246.26 ¥ 136.08 ¥      -44.74 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 249.15 ¥ 270.00 ¥      +8.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 722.91 ¥ 1,360.78 ¥      +88.24 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 424.11 ¥ 408.23 ¥      -3.74 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,183.88 ¥ ?     
Apples (1 lb) 357.38 ¥ 272.16 ¥      -23.85 %
Banana (1 lb) 170.60 ¥ 136.08 ¥      -20.24 %
Oranges (1 lb) 300.51 ¥ 181.44 ¥      -39.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 311.11 ¥ 181.44 ¥      -41.68 %
Potato (1 lb) 167.83 ¥ 113.40 ¥      -32.43 %
Onion (1 lb) 150.29 ¥ 81.65 ¥      -45.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 198.12 ¥ 160.00 ¥      -19.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 123.59 ¥ 100.00 ¥      -19.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,400.00 ¥ 1,000.00 ¥      -28.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 320.83 ¥ 300.00 ¥      -6.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 434.62 ¥ ?     
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 520.00 ¥ 450.00 ¥      -13.46 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥ 200.00 ¥      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,500.00 ¥ ?     
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 460.00 ¥ 655.00 ¥      +42.39 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 708.11 ¥ 901.23 ¥      +27.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,444.12 ¥ ?     
Gasoline (1 gallon) 529.46 ¥ 492.10 ¥      -7.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,530,000.00 ¥ ?     
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,156,593.75 ¥ ?     
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,314.96 ¥ 19,801.14 ¥      -11.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 37.35 ¥ ?     
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,556.90 ¥ 3,500.00 ¥      -23.19 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,640.62 ¥ 12,000.00 ¥      +24.47 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,308.33 ¥ 1,000.00 ¥      -69.77 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥ 1,800.00 ¥      0.00 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 79,531.75 ¥ 20,000.00 ¥      -74.85 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,993,478.26 ¥ 1,500,000.00 ¥      -24.75 %
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,828.23 ¥ 3,250.00 ¥      -52.40 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,446.63 ¥ 3,000.00 ¥      -32.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,222.22 ¥ 7,250.00 ¥      -11.82 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,821.43 ¥ 20,000.00 ¥      +55.99 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 128,222.22 ¥ 50,000.00 ¥      -61.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 75,584.83 ¥ 30,000.00 ¥      -60.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 335,432.93 ¥ ?     
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 162,896.55 ¥ ?     
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 114,306.45 ¥ 46,451.13 ¥      -59.36 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 70,956.37 ¥ 27,870.68 ¥      -60.72 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo[ Edit ] Kumamoto[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 318,288.46 ¥ 200,000.00 ¥      -37.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.33 ?     
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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