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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 27.31% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 10.55% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 18.75% lower than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 20.45% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 31.54% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 38.65% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.50 $
(1,625.87 ¥)
8.92 $
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -38.49 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 48.00 $
(5,382.20 ¥)
44.59 $
(5,000.00 ¥)
     -7.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(784.90 ¥)
6.06 $
(680.00 ¥)
     -13.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(448.52 ¥)
4.46 $
(500.00 ¥)
     +11.48 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(560.65 ¥)
5.35 $
(600.00 ¥)
     +7.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 $
(443.74 ¥)
3.44 $
(386.25 ¥)
     -12.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.72 $
(193.03 ¥)
1.22 $
(136.74 ¥)
     -29.16 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.27 $
(142.68 ¥)
0.95 $
(106.77 ¥)
     -25.17 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.78 $
(311.37 ¥)
6.49 $
(727.38 ¥)
     +133.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.20 $
(247.19 ¥)
1.78 $
(199.48 ¥)
     -19.30 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.05 $
(229.38 ¥)
2.00 $
(223.77 ¥)
     -2.45 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.59 $
(290.80 ¥)
2.08 $
(233.31 ¥)
     -19.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.17 $
(579.95 ¥)
8.14 $
(913.23 ¥)
     +57.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.77 $
(423.12 ¥)
3.44 $
(385.88 ¥)
     -8.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 $
(657.94 ¥)
7.76 $
(870.07 ¥)
     +32.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.88 $
(210.72 ¥)
3.31 $
(371.34 ¥)
     +76.22 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 $
(60.35 ¥)
1.53 $
(171.59 ¥)
     +184.31 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.75 $
(195.83 ¥)
2.72 $
(305.14 ¥)
     +55.82 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.54 $
(172.59 ¥)
3.00 $
(336.48 ¥)
     +94.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 $
(137.66 ¥)
1.56 $
(174.54 ¥)
     +26.79 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.84 $
(94.27 ¥)
1.53 $
(171.05 ¥)
     +81.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.49 $
(166.64 ¥)
2.17 $
(243.08 ¥)
     +45.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $
(197.91 ¥)
1.16 $
(130.00 ¥)
     -34.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(1,345.55 ¥)
17.84 $
(2,000.00 ¥)
     +48.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(243.58 ¥)
2.86 $
(320.45 ¥)
     +31.56 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.70 $
(303.01 ¥)
3.14 $
(351.67 ¥)
     +16.06 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(784.34 ¥)
4.01 $
(450.00 ¥)
     -42.63 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(140.16 ¥)
1.69 $
(190.00 ¥)
     +35.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 46.38 $
(5,199.99 ¥)
89.18 $
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +92.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(336.39 ¥)
4.28 $
(480.00 ¥)
     +42.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(246.68 ¥)
4.95 $
(555.22 ¥)
     +125.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,691.10 ¥)
39.24 $
(4,400.00 ¥)
     +63.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.10 $
(235.40 ¥)
4.26 $
(477.66 ¥)
     +102.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(2,242,584.55 ¥)
22,295.70 $
(2,500,000.00 ¥)
     +11.48 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,286.05 $
(2,162,529.62 ¥)
18,855.79 $
(2,114,285.71 ¥)
     -2.23 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.66 $
(16,556.45 ¥)
167.83 $
(18,819.08 ¥)
     +13.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
(18.82 ¥)
0.45 $
(50.43 ¥)
     +167.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.81 $
(6,481.98 ¥)
34.09 $
(3,822.73 ¥)
     -41.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.38 $
(3,967.28 ¥)
88.81 $
(9,958.33 ¥)
     +151.01 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.86 $
(1,665.92 ¥)
22.30 $
(2,500.00 ¥)
     +50.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $
(1,233.42 ¥)
16.05 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +45.94 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 933.08 $
(104,625.19 ¥)
505.37 $
(56,666.67 ¥)
     -45.84 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,166.67 $
(2,261,272.75 ¥)
20,660.69 $
(2,316,666.67 ¥)
     +2.45 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.09 $
(4,495.29 ¥)
60.52 $
(6,785.56 ¥)
     +50.95 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.54 $
(3,760.29 ¥)
31.56 $
(3,538.38 ¥)
     -5.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.02 $
(8,075.69 ¥)
73.28 $
(8,216.67 ¥)
     +1.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.59 $
(10,606.82 ¥)
101.18 $
(11,345.00 ¥)
     +6.96 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,373.56 $
(154,016.32 ¥)
1,102.60 $
(123,633.33 ¥)
     -19.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 916.20 $
(102,732.29 ¥)
652.36 $
(73,148.15 ¥)
     -28.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,501.07 $
(280,443.21 ¥)
2,207.27 $
(247,500.00 ¥)
     -11.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,557.65 $
(174,657.73 ¥)
1,196.10 $
(134,117.65 ¥)
     -23.21 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 175.63 $
(19,693.71 ¥)
1,311.15 $
(147,017.84 ¥)
     +646.52 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 97.85 $
(10,971.96 ¥)
594.81 $
(66,696.09 ¥)
     +507.88 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,153.78 $
(465,759.67 ¥)
2,817.10 $
(315,878.79 ¥)
     -32.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.80 1.09      -71.18 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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Currency: USD