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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Tokyo Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 32.11% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 20.74% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 0.22% higher than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 16.26% lower than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 37.60% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 40.74% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXTokyoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 $
(1,502.58 ¥)
8.98 $
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -33.45 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(5,565.10 ¥)
49.42 $
(5,500.00 ¥)
     -1.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(779.11 ¥)
6.11 $
(680.00 ¥)
     -12.72 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $
(333.91 ¥)
3.59 $
(400.00 ¥)
     +19.79 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(556.51 ¥)
4.49 $
(500.00 ¥)
     -10.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.86 $
(429.09 ¥)
3.53 $
(392.73 ¥)
     -8.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.77 $
(197.39 ¥)
1.21 $
(134.14 ¥)
     -32.04 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.28 $
(142.61 ¥)
0.98 $
(109.62 ¥)
     -23.13 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.91 $
(323.67 ¥)
6.73 $
(748.57 ¥)
     +131.28 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.43 $
(270.93 ¥)
1.86 $
(207.33 ¥)
     -23.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.25 $
(250.36 ¥)
1.91 $
(212.84 ¥)
     -14.99 %
Eggs (12) 2.73 $
(303.90 ¥)
2.18 $
(242.51 ¥)
     -20.20 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.76 $
(529.80 ¥)
8.24 $
(917.27 ¥)
     +73.13 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.63 $
(404.03 ¥)
3.65 $
(406.58 ¥)
     +0.63 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.06 $
(562.63 ¥)
7.34 $
(816.57 ¥)
     +45.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.89 $
(210.15 ¥)
3.22 $
(358.34 ¥)
     +70.51 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.56 $
(62.27 ¥)
1.58 $
(175.62 ¥)
     +182.04 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.76 $
(196.41 ¥)
3.06 $
(340.19 ¥)
     +73.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.57 $
(175.16 ¥)
3.21 $
(357.77 ¥)
     +104.25 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.25 $
(138.81 ¥)
1.79 $
(199.08 ¥)
     +43.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.88 $
(97.79 ¥)
1.73 $
(192.78 ¥)
     +97.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.34 $
(148.67 ¥)
2.30 $
(255.45 ¥)
     +71.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.66 $
(184.61 ¥)
1.21 $
(135.00 ¥)
     -26.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(1,335.07 ¥)
17.97 $
(2,000.00 ¥)
     +49.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.09 $
(233.13 ¥)
2.83 $
(315.00 ¥)
     +35.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.61 $
(291.05 ¥)
3.03 $
(337.50 ¥)
     +15.96 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(779.11 ¥)
3.95 $
(440.00 ¥)
     -43.53 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.30 $
(144.69 ¥)
1.62 $
(180.00 ¥)
     +24.40 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 47.25 $
(5,259.02 ¥)
88.05 $
(9,800.00 ¥)
     +86.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(322.78 ¥)
6.56 $
(730.00 ¥)
     +126.16 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(244.86 ¥)
4.86 $
(540.74 ¥)
     +120.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(2,671.25 ¥)
43.13 $
(4,800.00 ¥)
     +79.69 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.05 $
(227.63 ¥)
4.21 $
(469.12 ¥)
     +106.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(2,226,040.00 ¥)
23,000.00 $
(2,559,946.00 ¥)
     +15.00 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,314.85 $
(2,149,781.43 ¥)
20,664.50 $
(2,300,000.00 ¥)
     +6.99 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 138.76 $
(15,444.79 ¥)
171.56 $
(19,094.73 ¥)
     +23.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $
(19.73 ¥)
0.41 $
(45.20 ¥)
     +129.08 %
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.94 $
(6,003.56 ¥)
35.63 $
(3,965.39 ¥)
     -33.95 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.97 $
(3,780.95 ¥)
91.02 $
(10,131.03 ¥)
     +167.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.23 $
(2,029.04 ¥)
21.56 $
(2,400.00 ¥)
     +18.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $
(1,224.32 ¥)
16.17 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +47.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 876.00 $
(97,500.55 ¥)
1,100.61 $
(122,500.00 ¥)
     +25.64 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,666.67 $
(2,077,637.33 ¥)
23,000.49 $
(2,560,000.00 ¥)
     +23.22 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.76 $
(4,536.13 ¥)
67.65 $
(7,529.95 ¥)
     +66.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.68 $
(3,636.89 ¥)
35.33 $
(3,932.53 ¥)
     +8.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.34 $
(7,829.08 ¥)
79.69 $
(8,869.57 ¥)
     +13.29 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.42 $
(10,843.16 ¥)
113.90 $
(12,677.27 ¥)
     +16.91 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,284.90 $
(143,011.80 ¥)
1,184.22 $
(131,805.56 ¥)
     -7.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 884.56 $
(98,453.69 ¥)
717.36 $
(79,843.75 ¥)
     -18.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,350.32 $
(261,595.25 ¥)
2,824.01 $
(314,318.18 ¥)
     +20.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,537.03 $
(171,074.16 ¥)
1,344.69 $
(149,666.67 ¥)
     -12.51 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 185.37 $
(20,632.28 ¥)
1,390.22 $
(154,733.89 ¥)
     +649.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 96.87 $
(10,781.60 ¥)
625.09 $
(69,573.48 ¥)
     +545.30 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,919.88 $
(436,290.22 ¥)
2,804.64 $
(312,162.45 ¥)
     -28.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.87 1.25      -67.62 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:302190
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD