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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 6.55% lower than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 14.53% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Sydney are 70.19% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 27.64% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 18.47% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 15.60% higher than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(12.02 A$)
1,247.80 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     +24.78 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(60.11 A$)
6,654.95 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +33.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.17 A$)
831.87 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +22.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 425.00 ¥
(5.11 A$)
632.22 ¥
(7.60 A$)
     +48.76 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 425.00 ¥
(5.11 A$)
707.09 ¥
(8.50 A$)
     +66.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 394.00 ¥
(4.74 A$)
328.78 ¥
(3.95 A$)
     -16.55 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 132.92 ¥
(1.60 A$)
267.02 ¥
(3.21 A$)
     +100.89 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 103.52 ¥
(1.24 A$)
211.16 ¥
(2.54 A$)
     +103.98 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 705.60 ¥
(8.48 A$)
455.45 ¥
(5.48 A$)
     -35.45 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 205.14 ¥
(2.47 A$)
206.46 ¥
(2.48 A$)
     +0.64 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 252.14 ¥
(3.03 A$)
103.99 ¥
(1.25 A$)
     -58.76 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 231.57 ¥
(2.78 A$)
336.76 ¥
(4.05 A$)
     +45.43 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 771.11 ¥
(9.27 A$)
332.62 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     -56.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 399.16 ¥
(4.80 A$)
379.11 ¥
(4.56 A$)
     -5.02 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 976.81 ¥
(11.74 A$)
579.46 ¥
(6.97 A$)
     -40.68 %
Apples (1 lb) 386.97 ¥
(4.65 A$)
161.93 ¥
(1.95 A$)
     -58.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 169.32 ¥
(2.04 A$)
117.79 ¥
(1.42 A$)
     -30.43 %
Oranges (1 lb) 284.53 ¥
(3.42 A$)
132.83 ¥
(1.60 A$)
     -53.32 %
Tomato (1 lb) 355.62 ¥
(4.27 A$)
197.83 ¥
(2.38 A$)
     -44.37 %
Potato (1 lb) 168.98 ¥
(2.03 A$)
115.18 ¥
(1.38 A$)
     -31.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 144.65 ¥
(1.74 A$)
95.97 ¥
(1.15 A$)
     -33.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 222.71 ¥
(2.68 A$)
221.06 ¥
(2.66 A$)
     -0.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 120.50 ¥
(1.45 A$)
145.74 ¥
(1.75 A$)
     +20.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(18.03 A$)
1,497.36 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -0.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 286.20 ¥
(3.44 A$)
415.93 ¥
(5.00 A$)
     +45.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 364.17 ¥
(4.38 A$)
449.21 ¥
(5.40 A$)
     +23.35 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(5.41 A$)
2,495.61 ¥
(30.00 A$)
     +454.58 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.40 A$)
332.75 ¥
(4.00 A$)
     +66.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 ¥
(114.20 A$)
15,805.51 ¥
(190.00 A$)
     +66.37 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 430.00 ¥
(5.17 A$)
299.47 ¥
(3.60 A$)
     -30.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(7.93 A$)
293.19 ¥
(3.52 A$)
     -55.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,495.00 ¥
(42.01 A$)
4,715.03 ¥
(56.68 A$)
     +34.91 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 510.81 ¥
(6.14 A$)
430.79 ¥
(5.18 A$)
     -15.66 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(30,052.82 A$)
2,079,671.77 ¥
(25,000.00 A$)
     -16.81 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,190,768.00 ¥
(26,335.50 A$)
2,103,782.10 ¥
(25,289.83 A$)
     -3.97 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,300.46 ¥
(244.03 A$)
14,789.02 ¥
(177.78 A$)
     -27.15 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 48.06 ¥
(0.58 A$)
65.59 ¥
(0.79 A$)
     +36.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,299.78 ¥
(51.69 A$)
5,852.12 ¥
(70.35 A$)
     +36.10 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 10,000.00 ¥
(120.21 A$)
6,303.92 ¥
(75.78 A$)
     -36.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,461.54 ¥
(29.59 A$)
1,981.36 ¥
(23.82 A$)
     -19.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.64 A$)
1,663.74 ¥
(20.00 A$)
     -7.57 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 41,923.61 ¥
(503.97 A$)
169,822.53 ¥
(2,041.46 A$)
     +305.08 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,187,500.00 ¥
(26,296.22 A$)
1,492,164.50 ¥
(17,937.50 A$)
     -31.79 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,380.83 ¥
(76.70 A$)
8,291.31 ¥
(99.67 A$)
     +29.94 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,953.64 ¥
(47.53 A$)
5,033.71 ¥
(60.51 A$)
     +27.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,223.08 ¥
(98.85 A$)
10,873.73 ¥
(130.71 A$)
     +32.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,703.70 ¥
(128.67 A$)
12,336.91 ¥
(148.30 A$)
     +15.26 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 112,289.47 ¥
(1,349.85 A$)
220,307.22 ¥
(2,648.34 A$)
     +96.20 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 73,638.89 ¥
(885.22 A$)
159,832.17 ¥
(1,921.36 A$)
     +117.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 262,413.79 ¥
(3,154.51 A$)
378,366.60 ¥
(4,548.39 A$)
     +44.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 148,730.77 ¥
(1,787.91 A$)
257,678.22 ¥
(3,097.58 A$)
     +73.25 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 107,353.73 ¥
(1,290.51 A$)
99,869.23 ¥
(1,200.54 A$)
     -6.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 53,631.70 ¥
(644.71 A$)
65,082.90 ¥
(782.37 A$)
     +21.35 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 322,711.60 ¥
(3,879.36 A$)
427,261.01 ¥
(5,136.16 A$)
     +32.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.09 4.36      +298.83 %
Last update: May 2018May 2018
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Currency: JPY