Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Cebu 

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Consumer Prices in Cebu are 51.34% lower than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cebu are 55.82% lower than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Cebu are 65.97% lower than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Cebu are 51.76% lower than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Cebu are 52.92% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Cebu is 75.20% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 ¥
(403.82 ₱)
401.17 ¥
(180.00 ₱)
     -55.43 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(2,243.43 ₱)
2,228.73 ¥
(1,000.00 ₱)
     -55.43 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(314.08 ₱)
406.74 ¥
(182.50 ₱)
     -41.89 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 ¥
(224.34 ₱)
156.01 ¥
(70.00 ₱)
     -68.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 ¥
(269.21 ₱)
222.87 ¥
(100.00 ₱)
     -62.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 384.54 ¥
(172.54 ₱)
279.39 ¥
(125.36 ₱)
     -27.35 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 150.20 ¥
(67.39 ₱)
85.72 ¥
(38.46 ₱)
     -42.93 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 110.87 ¥
(49.74 ₱)
57.65 ¥
(25.87 ₱)
     -48.00 %
Markets
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 778.02 ¥
(349.09 ₱)
753.93 ¥
(338.28 ₱)
     -3.10 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 202.79 ¥
(90.99 ₱)
130.33 ¥
(58.48 ₱)
     -35.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 230.81 ¥
(103.56 ₱)
53.97 ¥
(24.21 ₱)
     -76.62 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 255.51 ¥
(114.64 ₱)
199.30 ¥
(89.43 ₱)
     -22.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 735.30 ¥
(329.92 ₱)
384.16 ¥
(172.37 ₱)
     -47.76 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 418.06 ¥
(187.58 ₱)
216.59 ¥
(97.18 ₱)
     -48.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,130.45 ¥
(507.22 ₱)
431.23 ¥
(193.48 ₱)
     -61.85 %
Apples (1 lb) 386.01 ¥
(173.20 ₱)
134.79 ¥
(60.48 ₱)
     -65.08 %
Banana (1 lb) 166.02 ¥
(74.49 ₱)
87.19 ¥
(39.12 ₱)
     -47.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 273.78 ¥
(122.84 ₱)
121.31 ¥
(54.43 ₱)
     -55.69 %
Tomato (1 lb) 304.56 ¥
(136.65 ₱)
88.46 ¥
(39.69 ₱)
     -70.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 167.33 ¥
(75.08 ₱)
102.44 ¥
(45.96 ₱)
     -38.78 %
Onion (1 lb) 152.62 ¥
(68.48 ₱)
115.42 ¥
(51.79 ₱)
     -24.38 %
Lettuce (1 head) 203.95 ¥
(91.51 ₱)
147.10 ¥
(66.00 ₱)
     -27.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 126.76 ¥
(56.88 ₱)
64.08 ¥
(28.75 ₱)
     -49.45 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,400.00 ¥
(628.16 ₱)
813.49 ¥
(365.00 ₱)
     -41.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 342.84 ¥
(153.83 ₱)
125.78 ¥
(56.43 ₱)
     -63.31 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 387.50 ¥
(173.87 ₱)
250.73 ¥
(112.50 ₱)
     -35.30 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 520.00 ¥
(233.32 ₱)
234.02 ¥
(105.00 ₱)
     -55.00 %
Transportation
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(94.22 ₱)
22.29 ¥
(10.00 ₱)
     -89.39 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,500.00 ¥
(4,711.21 ₱)
866.84 ¥
(388.94 ₱)
     -91.74 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 470.00 ¥
(210.88 ₱)
89.15 ¥
(40.00 ₱)
     -81.03 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 675.92 ¥
(303.28 ₱)
48.42 ¥
(21.73 ₱)
     -92.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,500.00 ¥
(1,570.40 ₱)
267.45 ¥
(120.00 ₱)
     -92.36 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 528.68 ¥
(237.21 ₱)
431.81 ¥
(193.75 ₱)
     -18.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,539,000.00 ¥
(1,139,215.04 ₱)
3,008,782.27 ¥
(1,350,000.00 ₱)
     +18.50 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,161,961.54 ¥
(970,042.97 ₱)
2,063,244.58 ¥
(925,750.00 ₱)
     -4.57 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,228.51 ¥
(9,973.63 ₱)
11,019.22 ¥
(4,944.18 ₱)
     -50.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 30.38 ¥
(13.63 ₱)
16.99 ¥
(7.62 ₱)
     -44.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,616.67 ¥
(2,071.44 ₱)
5,223.31 ¥
(2,343.63 ₱)
     +13.14 %
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,640.62 ¥
(4,325.62 ₱)
4,275.10 ¥
(1,918.18 ₱)
     -55.66 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,154.55 ¥
(1,415.40 ₱)
1,002.93 ¥
(450.00 ₱)
     -68.21 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(807.64 ₱)
624.04 ¥
(280.00 ₱)
     -65.33 %
Childcare
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 81,061.40 ¥
(36,371.16 ₱)
9,750.68 ¥
(4,375.00 ₱)
     -87.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,038,636.36 ¥
(914,708.63 ₱)
635,187.37 ¥
(285,000.00 ₱)
     -68.84 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,892.99 ¥
(3,092.79 ₱)
5,177.51 ¥
(2,323.08 ₱)
     -24.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,300.00 ¥
(1,929.35 ₱)
2,619.47 ¥
(1,175.32 ₱)
     -39.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,258.06 ¥
(3,705.28 ₱)
8,610.99 ¥
(3,863.64 ₱)
     +4.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 13,478.26 ¥
(6,047.51 ₱)
6,546.89 ¥
(2,937.50 ₱)
     -51.43 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 132,200.00 ¥
(59,316.36 ₱)
51,857.45 ¥
(23,267.74 ₱)
     -60.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 76,998.46 ¥
(34,548.17 ₱)
31,109.74 ¥
(13,958.52 ₱)
     -59.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 323,146.70 ¥
(144,991.56 ₱)
97,892.57 ¥
(43,923.08 ₱)
     -69.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 171,466.67 ¥
(76,934.78 ₱)
58,627.13 ¥
(26,305.20 ₱)
     -65.81 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 116,909.08 ¥
(52,455.52 ₱)
24,841.29 ¥
(11,145.95 ₱)
     -78.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 71,762.72 ¥
(32,198.96 ₱)
10,498.41 ¥
(4,710.49 ₱)
     -85.37 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Cebu Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 348,051.55 ¥
(156,166.03 ₱)
38,132.93 ¥
(17,109.73 ₱)
     -89.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.28 9.67      +653.97 %
Last update: March 2021February 2021
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