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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 28.43% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 16.22% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 5.94% lower than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 24.29% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 36.31% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 36.47% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(1,687.21 ¥)
8.89 $
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -40.73 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.50 $
(6,242.66 ¥)
46.23 $
(5,200.00 ¥)
     -16.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(787.36 ¥)
6.18 $
(695.00 ¥)
     -11.73 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $
(337.44 ¥)
3.56 $
(400.00 ¥)
     +18.54 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 $
(506.16 ¥)
4.45 $
(500.00 ¥)
     -1.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.87 $
(435.33 ¥)
3.51 $
(394.44 ¥)
     -9.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.79 $
(200.97 ¥)
1.18 $
(132.38 ¥)
     -34.13 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.25 $
(140.27 ¥)
0.98 $
(110.22 ¥)
     -21.42 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.01 $
(338.00 ¥)
6.68 $
(751.06 ¥)
     +122.20 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 $
(278.25 ¥)
1.78 $
(199.93 ¥)
     -28.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.08 $
(233.68 ¥)
1.98 $
(223.02 ¥)
     -4.56 %
Eggs (12) 2.73 $
(307.07 ¥)
2.13 $
(240.06 ¥)
     -21.82 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.21 $
(474.06 ¥)
8.67 $
(975.22 ¥)
     +105.72 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.65 $
(411.06 ¥)
3.52 $
(395.38 ¥)
     -3.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.80 $
(540.11 ¥)
7.17 $
(806.50 ¥)
     +49.32 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.87 $
(210.10 ¥)
3.11 $
(349.68 ¥)
     +66.43 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(72.18 ¥)
1.48 $
(166.84 ¥)
     +131.16 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.92 $
(216.44 ¥)
3.05 $
(342.71 ¥)
     +58.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.71 $
(192.66 ¥)
3.05 $
(343.22 ¥)
     +78.14 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 $
(138.50 ¥)
1.66 $
(186.48 ¥)
     +34.64 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.92 $
(102.96 ¥)
1.68 $
(189.00 ¥)
     +83.57 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.25 $
(140.07 ¥)
2.28 $
(256.67 ¥)
     +83.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.57 $
(176.52 ¥)
1.22 $
(136.67 ¥)
     -22.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(1,349.77 ¥)
17.78 $
(2,000.00 ¥)
     +48.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.98 $
(222.60 ¥)
2.71 $
(304.38 ¥)
     +36.74 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.54 $
(285.48 ¥)
3.01 $
(338.89 ¥)
     +18.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(787.36 ¥)
3.99 $
(449.00 ¥)
     -42.97 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(140.60 ¥)
1.69 $
(190.00 ¥)
     +35.13 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.50 $
(5,117.86 ¥)
84.59 $
(9,515.00 ¥)
     +85.92 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(326.19 ¥)
6.49 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +123.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(247.46 ¥)
4.71 $
(529.47 ¥)
     +113.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,699.53 ¥)
35.74 $
(4,020.00 ¥)
     +48.91 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.97 $
(221.40 ¥)
4.05 $
(455.96 ¥)
     +105.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,500.00 $
(2,305,848.70 ¥)
23,235.38 $
(2,613,524.88 ¥)
     +13.34 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,804.85 $
(2,115,177.51 ¥)
22,670.61 $
(2,550,000.00 ¥)
     +20.56 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.23 $
(14,873.08 ¥)
174.72 $
(19,652.44 ¥)
     +32.13 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $
(23.01 ¥)
0.38 $
(42.75 ¥)
     +85.81 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.24 $
(5,763.50 ¥)
33.89 $
(3,812.16 ¥)
     -33.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.07 $
(4,057.38 ¥)
89.67 $
(10,086.67 ¥)
     +148.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.58 $
(1,752.73 ¥)
22.23 $
(2,500.00 ¥)
     +42.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $
(1,237.28 ¥)
16.00 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +45.48 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 833.33 $
(93,733.69 ¥)
1,089.08 $
(122,500.00 ¥)
     +30.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $
(2,024,647.64 ¥)
25,782.26 $
(2,900,000.00 ¥)
     +43.23 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.16 $
(4,629.67 ¥)
65.25 $
(7,339.09 ¥)
     +58.52 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.26 $
(3,853.19 ¥)
37.29 $
(4,193.83 ¥)
     +8.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.34 $
(8,249.31 ¥)
77.71 $
(8,740.74 ¥)
     +5.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 99.54 $
(11,195.78 ¥)
118.54 $
(13,333.33 ¥)
     +19.09 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,298.45 $
(146,050.17 ¥)
1,129.25 $
(127,018.02 ¥)
     -13.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 895.30 $
(100,703.26 ¥)
686.54 $
(77,222.22 ¥)
     -23.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,377.22 $
(267,390.48 ¥)
2,653.60 $
(298,478.26 ¥)
     +11.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,509.52 $
(169,791.89 ¥)
1,249.85 $
(140,583.33 ¥)
     -17.20 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 171.51 $
(19,291.96 ¥)
1,375.65 $
(154,733.89 ¥)
     +702.06 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 93.65 $
(10,533.67 ¥)
644.23 $
(72,463.77 ¥)
     +587.93 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,799.42 $
(427,360.00 ¥)
2,805.35 $
(315,547.29 ¥)
     -26.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.80 1.23      -67.50 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:310193
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD