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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Lausanne 

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Consumer Prices in Lausanne are 39.15% higher than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lausanne are 36.92% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Lausanne are 31.26% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Lausanne are 113.79% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Lausanne are 41.31% higher than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Lausanne is 27.35% higher than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(9.03 Fr.)
2,769.56 ¥
(25.00 Fr.)
     +176.96 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,250.00 ¥
(47.39 Fr.)
9,970.42 ¥
(90.00 Fr.)
     +89.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(6.32 Fr.)
1,440.17 ¥
(13.00 Fr.)
     +105.74 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(3.61 Fr.)
886.26 ¥
(8.00 Fr.)
     +121.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(4.51 Fr.)
692.39 ¥
(6.25 Fr.)
     +38.48 %
Cappuccino (regular) 391.43 ¥
(3.53 Fr.)
493.12 ¥
(4.45 Fr.)
     +25.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 143.61 ¥
(1.30 Fr.)
404.21 ¥
(3.65 Fr.)
     +181.47 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 107.30 ¥
(0.97 Fr.)
317.36 ¥
(2.86 Fr.)
     +195.76 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 685.73 ¥
(6.19 Fr.)
665.73 ¥
(6.01 Fr.)
     -2.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 172.72 ¥
(1.56 Fr.)
282.31 ¥
(2.55 Fr.)
     +63.45 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 274.54 ¥
(2.48 Fr.)
113.57 ¥
(1.03 Fr.)
     -58.63 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 228.76 ¥
(2.06 Fr.)
643.92 ¥
(5.81 Fr.)
     +181.48 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 489.88 ¥
(4.42 Fr.)
1,134.22 ¥
(10.24 Fr.)
     +131.53 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 366.20 ¥
(3.31 Fr.)
1,187.16 ¥
(10.72 Fr.)
     +224.18 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,168.97 ¥
(10.55 Fr.)
2,703.46 ¥
(24.40 Fr.)
     +131.27 %
Apples (1 lb) 375.73 ¥
(3.39 Fr.)
195.98 ¥
(1.77 Fr.)
     -47.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 171.76 ¥
(1.55 Fr.)
141.31 ¥
(1.28 Fr.)
     -17.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 279.72 ¥
(2.52 Fr.)
173.36 ¥
(1.56 Fr.)
     -38.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 314.28 ¥
(2.84 Fr.)
200.16 ¥
(1.81 Fr.)
     -36.31 %
Potato (1 lb) 190.89 ¥
(1.72 Fr.)
132.46 ¥
(1.20 Fr.)
     -30.61 %
Onion (1 lb) 162.53 ¥
(1.47 Fr.)
155.78 ¥
(1.41 Fr.)
     -4.15 %
Lettuce (1 head) 204.14 ¥
(1.84 Fr.)
229.87 ¥
(2.07 Fr.)
     +12.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 132.17 ¥
(1.19 Fr.)
152.33 ¥
(1.38 Fr.)
     +15.25 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,350.00 ¥
(12.19 Fr.)
1,329.39 ¥
(12.00 Fr.)
     -1.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 264.23 ¥
(2.39 Fr.)
265.88 ¥
(2.40 Fr.)
     +0.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 387.50 ¥
(3.50 Fr.)
267.72 ¥
(2.42 Fr.)
     -30.91 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(4.06 Fr.)
886.26 ¥
(8.00 Fr.)
     +96.95 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(1.81 Fr.)
382.20 ¥
(3.45 Fr.)
     +91.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(90.27 Fr.)
8,197.90 ¥
(74.00 Fr.)
     -18.02 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 495.00 ¥
(4.47 Fr.)
686.85 ¥
(6.20 Fr.)
     +38.76 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(5.96 Fr.)
534.86 ¥
(4.83 Fr.)
     -18.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,900.00 ¥
(35.20 Fr.)
5,982.25 ¥
(54.00 Fr.)
     +53.39 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 546.41 ¥
(4.93 Fr.)
692.32 ¥
(6.25 Fr.)
     +26.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,534,500.00 ¥
(22,878.17 Fr.)
2,503,683.78 ¥
(22,600.00 Fr.)
     -1.22 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,176,333.33 ¥
(19,645.11 Fr.)
2,769,561.70 ¥
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     +27.26 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 17,744.77 ¥
(160.18 Fr.)
22,143.07 ¥
(199.88 Fr.)
     +24.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 45.90 ¥
(0.41 Fr.)
40.83 ¥
(0.37 Fr.)
     -11.05 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,686.67 ¥
(42.31 Fr.)
6,965.45 ¥
(62.88 Fr.)
     +48.62 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,351.16 ¥
(84.41 Fr.)
8,421.88 ¥
(76.02 Fr.)
     -9.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,023.53 ¥
(27.29 Fr.)
4,015.86 ¥
(36.25 Fr.)
     +32.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(16.25 Fr.)
2,171.34 ¥
(19.60 Fr.)
     +20.63 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 47,204.55 ¥
(426.10 Fr.)
231,950.79 ¥
(2,093.75 Fr.)
     +391.37 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,110,416.67 ¥
(19,050.10 Fr.)
2,542,457.64 ¥
(22,950.00 Fr.)
     +20.47 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,715.15 ¥
(60.62 Fr.)
11,459.06 ¥
(103.44 Fr.)
     +70.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,636.11 ¥
(41.85 Fr.)
5,310.17 ¥
(47.93 Fr.)
     +14.54 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,108.70 ¥
(73.19 Fr.)
10,087.36 ¥
(91.06 Fr.)
     +24.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,765.71 ¥
(115.23 Fr.)
14,542.72 ¥
(131.27 Fr.)
     +13.92 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 119,580.00 ¥
(1,079.41 Fr.)
156,203.28 ¥
(1,410.00 Fr.)
     +30.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 75,978.26 ¥
(685.83 Fr.)
117,983.33 ¥
(1,065.00 Fr.)
     +55.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 274,756.10 ¥
(2,480.14 Fr.)
296,415.35 ¥
(2,675.65 Fr.)
     +7.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 146,600.00 ¥
(1,323.31 Fr.)
236,254.69 ¥
(2,132.60 Fr.)
     +61.16 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 107,657.10 ¥
(971.79 Fr.)
107,293.50 ¥
(968.51 Fr.)
     -0.34 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 54,629.35 ¥
(493.12 Fr.)
80,277.15 ¥
(724.64 Fr.)
     +46.95 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 316,730.74 ¥
(2,859.03 Fr.)
552,289.58 ¥
(4,985.35 Fr.)
     +74.37 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.41 1.28      -9.75 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
Contributors:266132
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY