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Cost of Living Comparison Between Anchorage, AK and Tokyo 

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 10.83% lower than in Anchorage, AK
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 10.69% lower than in Anchorage, AK
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 10.32% lower than in Anchorage, AK
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 32.53% lower than in Anchorage, AK
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 16.97% lower than in Anchorage, AK
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 16.42% lower than in Anchorage, AK
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  Anchorage, AKTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(1,694.15 ¥)
8.85 $
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -40.97 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(6,776.58 ¥)
44.27 $
(5,000.00 ¥)
     -26.22 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(903.54 ¥)
6.02 $
(680.00 ¥)
     -24.74 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(564.72 ¥)
3.54 $
(400.00 ¥)
     -29.17 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.50 $
(734.13 ¥)
3.54 $
(400.00 ¥)
     -45.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.21 $
(475.23 ¥)
3.40 $
(384.00 ¥)
     -19.20 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.97 $
(222.87 ¥)
1.18 $
(133.75 ¥)
     -39.99 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.78 $
(200.95 ¥)
0.92 $
(103.91 ¥)
     -48.29 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.88 $
(438.34 ¥)
6.26 $
(707.00 ¥)
     +61.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.19 $
(359.72 ¥)
1.67 $
(188.27 ¥)
     -47.66 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.16 $
(357.28 ¥)
2.19 $
(246.81 ¥)
     -30.92 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.02 $
(340.71 ¥)
2.01 $
(227.15 ¥)
     -33.33 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.75 $
(762.18 ¥)
5.48 $
(618.40 ¥)
     -18.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 7.17 $
(809.24 ¥)
3.23 $
(364.48 ¥)
     -54.96 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.00 $
(1,128.98 ¥)
8.26 $
(932.73 ¥)
     -17.38 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.13 $
(353.96 ¥)
3.16 $
(356.72 ¥)
     +0.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $
(107.67 ¥)
1.53 $
(173.27 ¥)
     +60.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.47 $
(278.69 ¥)
2.41 $
(272.16 ¥)
     -2.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.16 $
(244.15 ¥)
3.21 $
(362.87 ¥)
     +48.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.00 $
(112.94 ¥)
1.55 $
(174.54 ¥)
     +54.54 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.43 $
(161.28 ¥)
1.32 $
(149.61 ¥)
     -7.24 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.83 $
(206.23 ¥)
1.92 $
(216.77 ¥)
     +5.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.04 $
(230.97 ¥)
1.08 $
(121.71 ¥)
     -47.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(1,694.15 ¥)
13.28 $
(1,500.00 ¥)
     -11.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.50 $
(394.74 ¥)
2.55 $
(287.87 ¥)
     -27.07 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.66 $
(639.63 ¥)
3.19 $
(360.00 ¥)
     -43.72 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(1,128.87 ¥)
3.98 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -60.14 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(225.89 ¥)
1.77 $
(200.00 ¥)
     -11.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 $
(6,211.87 ¥)
79.69 $
(9,000.00 ¥)
     +44.88 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(310.59 ¥)
4.33 $
(489.00 ¥)
     +57.44 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(282.36 ¥)
5.84 $
(659.83 ¥)
     +133.69 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 $
(5,647.15 ¥)
31.87 $
(3,600.00 ¥)
     -36.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.10 $
(349.90 ¥)
4.59 $
(517.92 ¥)
     +48.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 $
(2,541,217.50 ¥)
22,135.06 $
(2,500,000.00 ¥)
     -1.62 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,235.40 $
(2,511,332.78 ¥)
18,712.62 $
(2,113,460.00 ¥)
     -15.84 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 241.83 $
(27,312.51 ¥)
192.04 $
(21,689.54 ¥)
     -20.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(11.29 ¥)
0.41 $
(46.18 ¥)
     +308.85 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 105.64 $
(11,931.62 ¥)
40.41 $
(4,564.29 ¥)
     -61.75 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.42 $
(7,388.35 ¥)
87.97 $
(9,935.48 ¥)
     +34.47 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.67 $
(2,898.87 ¥)
21.73 $
(2,454.55 ¥)
     -15.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(1,355.32 ¥)
15.94 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +32.81 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 785.71 $
(88,740.93 ¥)
350.47 $
(39,583.33 ¥)
     -55.39 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $
(2,032,974.00 ¥)
19,368.18 $
(2,187,500.00 ¥)
     +7.60 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.83 $
(4,724.78 ¥)
54.84 $
(6,193.33 ¥)
     +31.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.25 $
(5,110.67 ¥)
38.58 $
(4,357.14 ¥)
     -14.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.08 $
(9,044.85 ¥)
71.79 $
(8,107.69 ¥)
     -10.36 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 107.00 $
(12,084.90 ¥)
96.07 $
(10,850.00 ¥)
     -10.22 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,213.89 $
(137,100.25 ¥)
999.57 $
(112,894.74 ¥)
     -17.66 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 975.00 $
(110,119.43 ¥)
664.29 $
(75,027.03 ¥)
     -31.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,961.25 $
(221,509.46 ¥)
2,294.14 $
(259,107.14 ¥)
     +16.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,708.53 $
(192,966.44 ¥)
1,286.13 $
(145,259.26 ¥)
     -24.72 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 220.16 $
(24,865.58 ¥)
940.07 $
(106,174.02 ¥)
     +326.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 172.27 $
(19,456.14 ¥)
460.44 $
(52,003.15 ¥)
     +167.28 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,978.06 $
(449,294.10 ¥)
2,969.22 $
(335,353.12 ¥)
     -25.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.10 1.16      -71.60 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
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Currency: USD