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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Lausanne 

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Consumer Prices in Lausanne are 37.16% higher than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lausanne are 34.42% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Lausanne are 27.43% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Lausanne are 103.63% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Lausanne are 41.98% higher than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Lausanne is 22.85% higher than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(9.24 Fr.)
2,707.09 ¥
(25.00 Fr.)
     +170.71 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,500.00 ¥
(50.79 Fr.)
9,745.53 ¥
(90.00 Fr.)
     +77.19 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(6.46 Fr.)
1,407.69 ¥
(13.00 Fr.)
     +101.10 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 475.00 ¥
(4.39 Fr.)
866.27 ¥
(8.00 Fr.)
     +82.37 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(4.62 Fr.)
703.84 ¥
(6.50 Fr.)
     +40.77 %
Cappuccino (regular) 400.77 ¥
(3.70 Fr.)
483.79 ¥
(4.47 Fr.)
     +20.71 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 153.77 ¥
(1.42 Fr.)
404.42 ¥
(3.73 Fr.)
     +163.01 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 110.30 ¥
(1.02 Fr.)
339.84 ¥
(3.14 Fr.)
     +208.11 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 678.45 ¥
(6.27 Fr.)
663.29 ¥
(6.13 Fr.)
     -2.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 166.17 ¥
(1.53 Fr.)
277.73 ¥
(2.56 Fr.)
     +67.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 270.96 ¥
(2.50 Fr.)
124.43 ¥
(1.15 Fr.)
     -54.08 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 227.45 ¥
(2.10 Fr.)
672.71 ¥
(6.21 Fr.)
     +195.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 489.88 ¥
(4.52 Fr.)
1,056.01 ¥
(9.75 Fr.)
     +115.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 373.81 ¥
(3.45 Fr.)
1,255.20 ¥
(11.59 Fr.)
     +235.78 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,271.00 ¥
(11.74 Fr.)
2,717.79 ¥
(25.10 Fr.)
     +113.83 %
Apples (1 lb) 367.89 ¥
(3.40 Fr.)
198.51 ¥
(1.83 Fr.)
     -46.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 164.17 ¥
(1.52 Fr.)
142.50 ¥
(1.32 Fr.)
     -13.20 %
Oranges (1 lb) 272.16 ¥
(2.51 Fr.)
182.55 ¥
(1.69 Fr.)
     -32.92 %
Tomato (1 lb) 286.74 ¥
(2.65 Fr.)
199.74 ¥
(1.84 Fr.)
     -30.34 %
Potato (1 lb) 187.11 ¥
(1.73 Fr.)
134.58 ¥
(1.24 Fr.)
     -28.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 160.64 ¥
(1.48 Fr.)
178.05 ¥
(1.64 Fr.)
     +10.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 194.86 ¥
(1.80 Fr.)
249.05 ¥
(2.30 Fr.)
     +27.81 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 129.35 ¥
(1.19 Fr.)
162.43 ¥
(1.50 Fr.)
     +25.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(13.85 Fr.)
1,299.40 ¥
(12.00 Fr.)
     -13.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 273.50 ¥
(2.53 Fr.)
238.22 ¥
(2.20 Fr.)
     -12.90 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 392.73 ¥
(3.63 Fr.)
227.40 ¥
(2.10 Fr.)
     -42.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 475.00 ¥
(4.39 Fr.)
887.93 ¥
(8.20 Fr.)
     +86.93 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(1.85 Fr.)
368.16 ¥
(3.40 Fr.)
     +84.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(92.35 Fr.)
8,012.99 ¥
(74.00 Fr.)
     -19.87 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 480.00 ¥
(4.43 Fr.)
671.36 ¥
(6.20 Fr.)
     +39.87 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(6.09 Fr.)
627.36 ¥
(5.79 Fr.)
     -4.92 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,700.00 ¥
(34.17 Fr.)
5,847.32 ¥
(54.00 Fr.)
     +58.04 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 553.98 ¥
(5.12 Fr.)
684.14 ¥
(6.32 Fr.)
     +23.50 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,539,000.00 ¥
(23,447.68 Fr.)
2,447,210.36 ¥
(22,600.00 Fr.)
     -3.62 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,193,529.41 ¥
(20,257.26 Fr.)
2,707,091.11 ¥
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     +23.41 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,334.29 ¥
(178.55 Fr.)
22,002.80 ¥
(203.20 Fr.)
     +13.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 46.83 ¥
(0.43 Fr.)
39.91 ¥
(0.37 Fr.)
     -14.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,604.62 ¥
(42.52 Fr.)
6,704.17 ¥
(61.91 Fr.)
     +45.60 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,202.27 ¥
(84.98 Fr.)
7,911.58 ¥
(73.06 Fr.)
     -14.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,994.12 ¥
(27.65 Fr.)
3,925.28 ¥
(36.25 Fr.)
     +31.10 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(16.62 Fr.)
2,122.36 ¥
(19.60 Fr.)
     +17.91 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 46,229.17 ¥
(426.93 Fr.)
224,301.83 ¥
(2,071.43 Fr.)
     +385.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,084,782.61 ¥
(19,252.98 Fr.)
2,458,038.73 ¥
(22,700.00 Fr.)
     +17.90 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,772.73 ¥
(62.55 Fr.)
10,517.95 ¥
(97.13 Fr.)
     +55.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,668.75 ¥
(43.12 Fr.)
5,360.04 ¥
(49.50 Fr.)
     +14.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,068.89 ¥
(74.52 Fr.)
10,092.04 ¥
(93.20 Fr.)
     +25.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 14,161.11 ¥
(130.78 Fr.)
15,929.73 ¥
(147.11 Fr.)
     +12.49 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 121,255.32 ¥
(1,119.79 Fr.)
152,067.90 ¥
(1,404.35 Fr.)
     +25.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 76,340.91 ¥
(705.01 Fr.)
115,322.08 ¥
(1,065.00 Fr.)
     +51.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 277,837.84 ¥
(2,565.83 Fr.)
291,540.82 ¥
(2,692.38 Fr.)
     +4.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 146,322.58 ¥
(1,351.29 Fr.)
231,273.24 ¥
(2,135.81 Fr.)
     +58.06 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 110,635.28 ¥
(1,021.72 Fr.)
107,539.22 ¥
(993.13 Fr.)
     -2.80 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 59,180.95 ¥
(546.54 Fr.)
79,599.81 ¥
(735.10 Fr.)
     +34.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 328,502.99 ¥
(3,033.73 Fr.)
542,455.95 ¥
(5,009.58 Fr.)
     +65.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.35 1.28      -5.20 %
Last update: June 2019June 2019
Contributors:265130
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY