Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Nagoya 

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Consumer Prices in Nagoya are 2.89% lower than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Nagoya are 10.89% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Nagoya are 42.87% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Nagoya are 20.68% lower than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Nagoya are 2.69% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Nagoya is 42.09% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥ 800.00 ¥      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 6,000.00 ¥ 4,000.00 ¥      -33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥ 650.00 ¥      -7.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 ¥ 365.00 ¥      -27.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 ¥ 600.00 ¥      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 416.28 ¥ 411.00 ¥      -1.27 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 151.57 ¥ 152.50 ¥      +0.62 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 112.38 ¥ 107.43 ¥      -4.40 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 779.67 ¥ 757.08 ¥      -2.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 219.19 ¥ 203.47 ¥      -7.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 231.55 ¥ 340.19 ¥      +46.92 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 254.29 ¥ 248.51 ¥      -2.27 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 885.15 ¥ 1,088.62 ¥      +22.99 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 459.04 ¥ 548.85 ¥      +19.57 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,230.67 ¥ 1,190.68 ¥      -3.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 398.68 ¥ 282.13 ¥      -29.23 %
Banana (1 lb) 192.66 ¥ 154.22 ¥      -19.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 319.78 ¥ 256.28 ¥      -19.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 303.70 ¥ 294.84 ¥      -2.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 211.32 ¥ 226.80 ¥      +7.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 176.63 ¥ 147.42 ¥      -16.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 201.43 ¥ 220.00 ¥      +9.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 136.17 ¥ 108.00 ¥      -20.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥ 1,300.00 ¥      +8.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 322.43 ¥ 259.66 ¥      -19.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 395.38 ¥ 277.50 ¥      -29.82 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 520.00 ¥ 540.00 ¥      +3.85 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥ 230.00 ¥      +9.52 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,250.00 ¥ 10,000.00 ¥      -2.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 440.00 ¥ 500.00 ¥      +13.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 675.92 ¥ 724.21 ¥      +7.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,388.24 ¥ 3,000.00 ¥      -11.46 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 532.08 ¥ 551.25 ¥      +3.60 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥ 2,500,000.00 ¥      0.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,156,875.00 ¥ 3,600,000.00 ¥      +66.91 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 24,162.83 ¥ 26,124.55 ¥      +8.12 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 31.00 ¥ 43.33 ¥      +39.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,474.07 ¥ 4,414.29 ¥      -1.34 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,660.00 ¥ 8,750.00 ¥      -9.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,337.50 ¥ 3,166.67 ¥      -5.12 %
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 71,666.67 ¥ 88,333.33 ¥      +23.26 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,148,235.29 ¥ 2,000,000.00 ¥      -6.90 %
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,514.24 ¥ 6,625.00 ¥      +1.70 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,556.00 ¥ 4,400.00 ¥      -3.42 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,472.00 ¥ 7,833.33 ¥      -7.54 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 13,517.24 ¥ 16,200.00 ¥      +19.85 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 145,696.54 ¥ 74,833.33 ¥      -48.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 78,883.08 ¥ 57,500.00 ¥      -27.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 329,009.60 ¥ 458,333.33 ¥      +39.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 174,800.00 ¥ 450,000.00 ¥      +157.44 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Nagoya Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 129,058.11 ¥ 43,536.51 ¥      -66.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 76,401.53 ¥ 25,077.85 ¥      -67.18 %
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 396,390.82 ¥ 254,544.75 ¥      -35.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.19 0.95      -20.29 %
Last update: September 2021September 2021
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