Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Cebu 

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Consumer Prices in Cebu are 53.49% lower than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cebu are 58.14% lower than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Cebu are 68.29% lower than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Cebu are 57.54% lower than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Cebu are 54.94% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Cebu is 78.75% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(456.08 ₱)
394.67 ¥
(180.00 ₱)
     -60.53 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 6,000.00 ¥
(2,736.47 ₱)
2,192.60 ¥
(1,000.00 ₱)
     -63.46 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(319.26 ₱)
361.78 ¥
(165.00 ₱)
     -48.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 ¥
(228.04 ₱)
164.45 ¥
(75.00 ₱)
     -67.11 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 ¥
(273.65 ₱)
219.26 ¥
(100.00 ₱)
     -63.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 408.80 ¥
(186.45 ₱)
277.99 ¥
(126.79 ₱)
     -32.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 153.70 ¥
(70.10 ₱)
84.05 ¥
(38.33 ₱)
     -45.31 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 111.46 ¥
(50.83 ₱)
56.38 ¥
(25.71 ₱)
     -49.41 %
Markets
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 790.73 ¥
(360.64 ₱)
759.50 ¥
(346.39 ₱)
     -3.95 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 218.32 ¥
(99.57 ₱)
127.15 ¥
(57.99 ₱)
     -41.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 222.96 ¥
(101.69 ₱)
51.58 ¥
(23.53 ₱)
     -76.86 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 259.05 ¥
(118.15 ₱)
198.24 ¥
(90.41 ₱)
     -23.47 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 837.48 ¥
(381.96 ₱)
377.93 ¥
(172.37 ₱)
     -54.87 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 444.95 ¥
(202.93 ₱)
209.30 ¥
(95.46 ₱)
     -52.96 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,103.83 ¥
(503.43 ₱)
404.77 ¥
(184.61 ₱)
     -63.33 %
Apples (1 lb) 378.50 ¥
(172.63 ₱)
132.61 ¥
(60.48 ₱)
     -64.97 %
Banana (1 lb) 167.52 ¥
(76.40 ₱)
78.32 ¥
(35.72 ₱)
     -53.25 %
Oranges (1 lb) 284.37 ¥
(129.69 ₱)
119.35 ¥
(54.43 ₱)
     -58.03 %
Tomato (1 lb) 312.76 ¥
(142.64 ₱)
87.02 ¥
(39.69 ₱)
     -72.18 %
Potato (1 lb) 168.40 ¥
(76.80 ₱)
100.78 ¥
(45.96 ₱)
     -40.15 %
Onion (1 lb) 147.98 ¥
(67.49 ₱)
113.54 ¥
(51.79 ₱)
     -23.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 209.00 ¥
(95.32 ₱)
144.71 ¥
(66.00 ₱)
     -30.76 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 130.32 ¥
(59.44 ₱)
64.68 ¥
(29.50 ₱)
     -50.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(684.12 ₱)
855.11 ¥
(390.00 ₱)
     -42.99 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 345.23 ¥
(157.45 ₱)
116.89 ¥
(53.31 ₱)
     -66.14 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 394.00 ¥
(179.70 ₱)
264.68 ¥
(120.71 ₱)
     -32.82 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 520.00 ¥
(237.16 ₱)
241.19 ¥
(110.00 ₱)
     -53.62 %
Transportation
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(95.78 ₱)
21.93 ¥
(10.00 ₱)
     -89.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,500.00 ¥
(4,788.83 ₱)
876.98 ¥
(399.97 ₱)
     -91.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 440.00 ¥
(200.67 ₱)
87.70 ¥
(40.00 ₱)
     -80.07 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 675.92 ¥
(308.28 ₱)
47.64 ¥
(21.73 ₱)
     -92.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,194.12 ¥
(1,456.77 ₱)
263.11 ¥
(120.00 ₱)
     -91.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 532.08 ¥
(242.67 ₱)
431.87 ¥
(196.97 ₱)
     -18.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(1,140,197.81 ₱)
2,960,012.71 ¥
(1,350,000.00 ₱)
     +18.40 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,117,437.50 ¥
(965,719.04 ₱)
2,029,801.31 ¥
(925,750.00 ₱)
     -4.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 23,482.19 ¥
(10,709.74 ₱)
10,520.86 ¥
(4,798.34 ₱)
     -55.20 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 28.50 ¥
(13.00 ₱)
16.72 ¥
(7.62 ₱)
     -41.34 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,501.72 ¥
(2,053.14 ₱)
5,275.54 ¥
(2,406.06 ₱)
     +17.19 %
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,862.07 ¥
(4,497.88 ₱)
4,187.87 ¥
(1,910.00 ₱)
     -57.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,337.50 ¥
(1,522.16 ₱)
986.67 ¥
(450.00 ₱)
     -70.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(820.94 ₱)
592.00 ¥
(270.00 ₱)
     -67.11 %
Childcare
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 116,923.08 ¥
(53,326.17 ₱)
10,353.95 ¥
(4,722.22 ₱)
     -91.14 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,123,333.33 ¥
(968,408.00 ₱)
624,891.57 ¥
(285,000.00 ₱)
     -70.57 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,729.82 ¥
(3,069.33 ₱)
5,683.90 ¥
(2,592.31 ₱)
     -15.54 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,408.70 ¥
(2,010.71 ₱)
2,826.02 ¥
(1,288.89 ₱)
     -35.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,273.91 ¥
(3,773.56 ₱)
8,471.42 ¥
(3,863.64 ₱)
     +2.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,884.62 ¥
(5,876.40 ₱)
6,577.81 ¥
(3,000.00 ₱)
     -48.95 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 154,542.69 ¥
(70,483.70 ₱)
52,821.78 ¥
(24,090.91 ₱)
     -65.82 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 77,918.40 ¥
(35,536.96 ₱)
31,518.65 ¥
(14,375.00 ₱)
     -59.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 342,608.08 ¥
(156,256.39 ₱)
95,104.11 ¥
(43,375.00 ₱)
     -72.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 176,000.00 ¥
(80,269.93 ₱)
58,542.47 ¥
(26,700.00 ₱)
     -66.74 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 123,245.22 ¥
(56,209.57 ₱)
24,438.64 ¥
(11,145.95 ₱)
     -80.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 73,266.07 ¥
(33,415.13 ₱)
10,328.24 ¥
(4,710.49 ₱)
     -85.90 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 408,543.80 ¥
(186,328.30 ₱)
36,334.55 ¥
(16,571.43 ₱)
     -91.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.22 10.67      +774.32 %
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