Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Nagoya 

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Consumer Prices in Nagoya are 15.8% lower than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Nagoya are 16.2% lower than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Nagoya are 17.2% lower than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Nagoya are 22.6% lower than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Nagoya are 21.0% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Nagoya is 12.8% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥ 1,000.00 ¥      0.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 7,125.00 ¥ 4,250.00 ¥      -40.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 785.00 ¥ 700.00 ¥      -10.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 350.00 ¥ 390.00 ¥      +11.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 700.00 ¥ 350.00 ¥      -50.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 480.34 ¥ 408.00 ¥      -15.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 169.42 ¥ 128.00 ¥      -24.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 111.06 ¥ 102.00 ¥      -8.2 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 892.10 ¥ 792.77 ¥      -11.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 253.35 ¥ 190.45 ¥      -24.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 228.42 ¥ 218.24 ¥      -4.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 335.39 ¥ 301.00 ¥      -10.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,127.70 ¥ 756.16 ¥      -32.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 470.40 ¥ 442.06 ¥      -6.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,274.60 ¥ 1,306.35 ¥      +2.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 348.92 ¥ 235.04 ¥      -32.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 168.18 ¥ 127.01 ¥      -24.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 398.15 ¥ 204.12 ¥      -48.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 350.07 ¥ 266.98 ¥      -23.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 199.37 ¥ 102.97 ¥      -48.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 187.86 ¥ 148.55 ¥      -20.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 208.32 ¥ 212.86 ¥      +2.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 133.04 ¥ 118.50 ¥      -10.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 ¥ 1,000.00 ¥      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 312.03 ¥ 272.07 ¥      -12.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 458.46 ¥ 263.33 ¥      -42.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 600.00 ¥ 560.00 ¥      -6.7 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥ 240.00 ¥      +20.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 6,800.00 ¥ 10,000.00 ¥      +47.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 500.00 ¥ 450.00 ¥      -10.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 708.11 ¥ 692.02 ¥      -2.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,789.47 ¥ 2,500.00 ¥      -34.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 654.44 ¥ 648.39 ¥      -0.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,271,000.00 ¥ 3,342,000.00 ¥      +2.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,348,235.29 ¥ 2,450,000.00 ¥      +4.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 27,744.81 ¥ 18,958.33 ¥      -31.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 3,920.33 ¥ 3,942.50 ¥      +0.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,912.74 ¥ 3,875.00 ¥      -21.1 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,969.33 ¥ 8,500.00 ¥      -5.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,990.59 ¥ 3,166.67 ¥      +5.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,900.00 ¥ 1,800.00 ¥      -5.3 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 76,084.62 ¥ 96,085.90 ¥      +26.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,267,000.00 ¥ 2,000,000.00 ¥      -11.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,864.11 ¥ 6,857.14 ¥      -12.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,498.33 ¥ 3,375.00 ¥      -38.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 9,499.13 ¥ 5,750.00 ¥      -39.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,124.00 ¥ 10,400.00 ¥      -14.2 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 149,172.41 ¥ 115,833.33 ¥      -22.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 85,896.55 ¥ 66,666.67 ¥      -22.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 394,307.69 ¥ 275,000.00 ¥      -30.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 164,557.23 ¥ 200,000.00 ¥      +21.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 106,786.62 ¥ 43,664.07 ¥      -59.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 59,068.42 ¥ 25,083.61 ¥      -57.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 437,767.78 ¥ 319,955.71 ¥      -26.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.68 1.80      +6.8 %
Last update: February 2024March 2024
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