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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Lausanne 

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Consumer Prices in Lausanne are 37.79% higher than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lausanne are 36.03% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Lausanne are 31.50% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Lausanne are 117.68% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Lausanne are 39.20% higher than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Lausanne is 26.22% higher than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(9.09 Fr.)
2,751.11 ¥
(25.00 Fr.)
     +175.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(45.44 Fr.)
9,904.01 ¥
(90.00 Fr.)
     +98.08 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 665.00 ¥
(6.04 Fr.)
1,430.58 ¥
(13.00 Fr.)
     +115.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(3.63 Fr.)
880.36 ¥
(8.00 Fr.)
     +120.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 465.00 ¥
(4.23 Fr.)
660.27 ¥
(6.00 Fr.)
     +41.99 %
Cappuccino (regular) 384.55 ¥
(3.49 Fr.)
492.06 ¥
(4.47 Fr.)
     +27.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 138.34 ¥
(1.26 Fr.)
407.81 ¥
(3.71 Fr.)
     +194.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 103.63 ¥
(0.94 Fr.)
314.73 ¥
(2.86 Fr.)
     +203.70 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 687.32 ¥
(6.25 Fr.)
661.30 ¥
(6.01 Fr.)
     -3.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 171.21 ¥
(1.56 Fr.)
289.51 ¥
(2.63 Fr.)
     +69.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 274.54 ¥
(2.49 Fr.)
112.81 ¥
(1.03 Fr.)
     -58.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 228.24 ¥
(2.07 Fr.)
599.74 ¥
(5.45 Fr.)
     +162.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 544.31 ¥
(4.95 Fr.)
1,126.66 ¥
(10.24 Fr.)
     +106.99 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 381.32 ¥
(3.47 Fr.)
1,179.25 ¥
(10.72 Fr.)
     +209.25 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,127.93 ¥
(10.25 Fr.)
2,685.45 ¥
(24.40 Fr.)
     +138.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 385.81 ¥
(3.51 Fr.)
194.67 ¥
(1.77 Fr.)
     -49.54 %
Banana (1 lb) 170.25 ¥
(1.55 Fr.)
138.89 ¥
(1.26 Fr.)
     -18.42 %
Oranges (1 lb) 272.16 ¥
(2.47 Fr.)
172.21 ¥
(1.56 Fr.)
     -36.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 314.28 ¥
(2.86 Fr.)
206.08 ¥
(1.87 Fr.)
     -34.43 %
Potato (1 lb) 187.62 ¥
(1.70 Fr.)
131.58 ¥
(1.20 Fr.)
     -29.87 %
Onion (1 lb) 160.95 ¥
(1.46 Fr.)
154.74 ¥
(1.41 Fr.)
     -3.86 %
Lettuce (1 head) 204.46 ¥
(1.86 Fr.)
228.34 ¥
(2.07 Fr.)
     +11.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 131.71 ¥
(1.20 Fr.)
151.31 ¥
(1.38 Fr.)
     +14.89 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(13.63 Fr.)
1,320.53 ¥
(12.00 Fr.)
     -11.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 255.80 ¥
(2.32 Fr.)
264.11 ¥
(2.40 Fr.)
     +3.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 398.18 ¥
(3.62 Fr.)
265.94 ¥
(2.42 Fr.)
     -33.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(4.09 Fr.)
896.86 ¥
(8.15 Fr.)
     +99.30 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(1.82 Fr.)
385.16 ¥
(3.50 Fr.)
     +92.58 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(90.87 Fr.)
8,143.30 ¥
(74.00 Fr.)
     -18.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 489.50 ¥
(4.45 Fr.)
682.28 ¥
(6.20 Fr.)
     +39.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(6.00 Fr.)
531.30 ¥
(4.83 Fr.)
     -19.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,000.00 ¥
(36.35 Fr.)
5,942.41 ¥
(54.00 Fr.)
     +48.56 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 547.16 ¥
(4.97 Fr.)
682.54 ¥
(6.20 Fr.)
     +24.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(22,718.07 Fr.)
2,487,006.96 ¥
(22,600.00 Fr.)
     -0.52 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,167,178.67 ¥
(19,693.65 Fr.)
2,751,113.89 ¥
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     +26.94 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 18,797.25 ¥
(170.81 Fr.)
22,112.04 ¥
(200.94 Fr.)
     +17.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 46.86 ¥
(0.43 Fr.)
40.56 ¥
(0.37 Fr.)
     -13.44 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,602.05 ¥
(41.82 Fr.)
6,947.81 ¥
(63.14 Fr.)
     +50.97 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,541.86 ¥
(86.71 Fr.)
8,399.19 ¥
(76.33 Fr.)
     -11.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,911.11 ¥
(26.45 Fr.)
3,989.12 ¥
(36.25 Fr.)
     +37.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(16.36 Fr.)
2,156.87 ¥
(19.60 Fr.)
     +19.83 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 47,431.82 ¥
(431.02 Fr.)
250,901.59 ¥
(2,280.00 Fr.)
     +428.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,106,250.00 ¥
(19,139.97 Fr.)
2,535,426.56 ¥
(23,040.00 Fr.)
     +20.38 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,573.53 ¥
(59.74 Fr.)
12,063.63 ¥
(109.62 Fr.)
     +83.52 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,625.71 ¥
(42.03 Fr.)
5,415.76 ¥
(49.21 Fr.)
     +17.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,000.00 ¥
(72.70 Fr.)
10,576.50 ¥
(96.11 Fr.)
     +32.21 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,194.29 ¥
(110.81 Fr.)
14,470.86 ¥
(131.50 Fr.)
     +18.67 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 114,941.18 ¥
(1,044.50 Fr.)
155,426.93 ¥
(1,412.40 Fr.)
     +35.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 72,468.09 ¥
(658.53 Fr.)
118,297.90 ¥
(1,075.00 Fr.)
     +63.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 274,024.39 ¥
(2,490.12 Fr.)
292,318.36 ¥
(2,656.36 Fr.)
     +6.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 146,472.22 ¥
(1,331.03 Fr.)
232,938.12 ¥
(2,116.76 Fr.)
     +59.03 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 108,162.39 ¥
(982.90 Fr.)
106,578.83 ¥
(968.51 Fr.)
     -1.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 53,173.64 ¥
(483.20 Fr.)
79,742.43 ¥
(724.64 Fr.)
     +49.97 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 317,750.58 ¥
(2,887.47 Fr.)
545,554.04 ¥
(4,957.57 Fr.)
     +71.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.38 1.28      -7.55 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:263135
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY