Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Cebu 

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Consumer Prices in Cebu are 52.50% lower than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cebu are 55.44% lower than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Cebu are 62.51% lower than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Cebu are 51.30% lower than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Cebu are 53.60% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Cebu is 81.24% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(416.92 ₱)
359.78 ¥
(150.00 ₱)
     -64.02 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 6,000.00 ¥
(2,501.50 ₱)
3,101.90 ¥
(1,293.24 ₱)
     -48.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(291.84 ₱)
431.74 ¥
(180.00 ₱)
     -38.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 590.00 ¥
(245.98 ₱)
191.88 ¥
(80.00 ₱)
     -67.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 ¥
(250.15 ₱)
239.86 ¥
(100.00 ₱)
     -60.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 464.91 ¥
(193.83 ₱)
332.80 ¥
(138.75 ₱)
     -28.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 161.09 ¥
(67.16 ₱)
75.95 ¥
(31.67 ₱)
     -52.85 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 111.18 ¥
(46.35 ₱)
49.47 ¥
(20.62 ₱)
     -55.50 %
Markets
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 709.10 ¥
(295.63 ₱)
844.07 ¥
(351.91 ₱)
     +19.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 204.87 ¥
(85.42 ₱)
119.95 ¥
(50.01 ₱)
     -41.45 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 216.84 ¥
(90.40 ₱)
50.59 ¥
(21.09 ₱)
     -76.67 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 253.95 ¥
(105.88 ₱)
212.78 ¥
(88.71 ₱)
     -16.21 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 927.03 ¥
(386.50 ₱)
602.01 ¥
(250.99 ₱)
     -35.06 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 494.98 ¥
(206.37 ₱)
241.26 ¥
(100.58 ₱)
     -51.26 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,431.73 ¥
(596.91 ₱)
403.23 ¥
(168.11 ₱)
     -71.84 %
Apples (1 lb) 439.73 ¥
(183.33 ₱)
172.05 ¥
(71.73 ₱)
     -60.87 %
Banana (1 lb) 190.12 ¥
(79.26 ₱)
77.27 ¥
(32.22 ₱)
     -59.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 362.60 ¥
(151.18 ₱)
198.89 ¥
(82.92 ₱)
     -45.15 %
Tomato (1 lb) 322.30 ¥
(134.37 ₱)
96.10 ¥
(40.07 ₱)
     -70.18 %
Potato (1 lb) 276.37 ¥
(115.22 ₱)
104.44 ¥
(43.54 ₱)
     -62.21 %
Onion (1 lb) 250.59 ¥
(104.47 ₱)
108.12 ¥
(45.08 ₱)
     -56.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 200.62 ¥
(83.64 ₱)
147.91 ¥
(61.67 ₱)
     -26.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 137.14 ¥
(57.17 ₱)
73.29 ¥
(30.56 ₱)
     -46.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(500.30 ₱)
935.44 ¥
(390.00 ₱)
     -22.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 288.74 ¥
(120.38 ₱)
151.22 ¥
(63.05 ₱)
     -47.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 378.57 ¥
(157.83 ₱)
286.33 ¥
(119.38 ₱)
     -24.37 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 600.00 ¥
(250.15 ₱)
287.83 ¥
(120.00 ₱)
     -52.03 %
Transportation
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(83.38 ₱)
25.18 ¥
(10.50 ₱)
     -87.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(4,169.17 ₱)
1,064.17 ¥
(443.67 ₱)
     -89.36 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 485.00 ¥
(202.20 ₱)
95.94 ¥
(40.00 ₱)
     -80.22 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 675.92 ¥
(281.80 ₱)
51.15 ¥
(21.32 ₱)
     -92.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥
(1,250.75 ₱)
359.78 ¥
(150.00 ₱)
     -88.01 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 628.43 ¥
(262.00 ₱)
660.42 ¥
(275.34 ₱)
     +5.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,700,000.00 ¥
(1,125,677.07 ₱)
2,483,705.21 ¥
(1,035,500.00 ₱)
     -8.01 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,319,928.57 ¥
(967,218.66 ₱)
2,220,463.64 ¥
(925,750.00 ₱)
     -4.29 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,940.01 ¥
(9,564.09 ₱)
10,030.96 ¥
(4,182.08 ₱)
     -56.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 50.00 ¥
(20.85 ₱)
18.67 ¥
(7.79 ₱)
     -62.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,532.20 ¥
(1,889.55 ₱)
5,729.88 ¥
(2,388.89 ₱)
     +26.43 %
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,857.89 ¥
(4,109.93 ₱)
4,214.61 ¥
(1,757.14 ₱)
     -57.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,522.22 ¥
(1,468.48 ₱)
1,079.35 ¥
(450.00 ₱)
     -69.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(750.45 ₱)
599.64 ¥
(250.00 ₱)
     -66.69 %
Childcare
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 74,375.00 ¥
(31,008.23 ₱)
13,292.00 ¥
(5,541.67 ₱)
     -82.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,129,090.91 ¥
(887,655.12 ₱)
297,421.00 ¥
(124,000.00 ₱)
     -86.03 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,909.47 ¥
(2,463.76 ₱)
5,096.93 ¥
(2,125.00 ₱)
     -13.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,249.29 ¥
(2,188.52 ₱)
3,088.14 ¥
(1,287.50 ₱)
     -41.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,477.27 ¥
(3,534.32 ₱)
8,908.92 ¥
(3,714.29 ₱)
     +5.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 13,862.50 ¥
(5,779.52 ₱)
8,223.62 ¥
(3,428.57 ₱)
     -40.68 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 150,660.29 ¥
(62,812.90 ₱)
68,530.18 ¥
(28,571.43 ₱)
     -54.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 84,135.80 ¥
(35,077.68 ₱)
33,100.08 ¥
(13,800.00 ₱)
     -60.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 330,000.00 ¥
(137,582.75 ₱)
108,620.34 ¥
(45,285.71 ₱)
     -67.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 186,538.46 ¥
(77,771.14 ₱)
70,928.74 ¥
(29,571.43 ₱)
     -61.98 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 117,709.28 ¥
(49,075.05 ₱)
30,299.50 ¥
(12,632.39 ₱)
     -74.26 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 71,324.57 ¥
(29,736.45 ₱)
11,966.88 ¥
(4,989.20 ₱)
     -83.22 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 372,970.20 ¥
(155,497.78 ₱)
31,181.23 ¥
(13,000.00 ₱)
     -91.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.14 10.25      +801.76 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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