Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Osaka 

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Consumer Prices in Osaka are 13.77% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Rent Prices in Osaka are 76.99% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Osaka are 51.20% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Osaka are 13.49% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Osaka is 18.74% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 21.00 $
(2,190.17 ¥)
7.67 $
(800.00 ¥)
     -63.47 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(10,429.37 ¥)
47.94 $
(5,000.00 ¥)
     -52.06 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 $
(990.79 ¥)
6.47 $
(675.00 ¥)
     -31.87 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.10 $
(740.49 ¥)
4.79 $
(500.00 ¥)
     -32.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.73 $
(909.99 ¥)
5.27 $
(550.00 ¥)
     -39.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.87 $
(507.96 ¥)
3.63 $
(378.89 ¥)
     -25.41 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $
(232.70 ¥)
1.34 $
(140.00 ¥)
     -39.84 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 $
(183.36 ¥)
1.05 $
(109.31 ¥)
     -40.38 %
Markets
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.44 $
(463.10 ¥)
6.88 $
(717.81 ¥)
     +55.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.42 $
(356.30 ¥)
1.68 $
(175.39 ¥)
     -50.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.75 $
(286.31 ¥)
2.54 $
(265.35 ¥)
     -7.32 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.39 $
(353.71 ¥)
2.23 $
(232.95 ¥)
     -34.14 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.82 $
(710.84 ¥)
7.03 $
(733.48 ¥)
     +3.19 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.40 $
(667.09 ¥)
3.45 $
(360.28 ¥)
     -45.99 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.38 $
(770.17 ¥)
9.79 $
(1,020.58 ¥)
     +32.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.81 $
(293.07 ¥)
2.97 $
(309.96 ¥)
     +5.76 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.27 $
(132.47 ¥)
0.99 $
(103.42 ¥)
     -21.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.37 $
(247.17 ¥)
2.61 $
(272.16 ¥)
     +10.11 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.71 $
(282.34 ¥)
3.22 $
(335.66 ¥)
     +18.89 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(201.95 ¥)
2.04 $
(212.28 ¥)
     +5.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.75 $
(182.70 ¥)
1.12 $
(117.18 ¥)
     -35.86 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(224.66 ¥)
1.69 $
(176.67 ¥)
     -21.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.14 $
(222.91 ¥)
1.16 $
(121.25 ¥)
     -45.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(1,564.41 ¥)
9.59 $
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -36.08 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.29 $
(343.16 ¥)
2.60 $
(271.34 ¥)
     -20.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.10 $
(322.85 ¥)
2.49 $
(260.00 ¥)
     -19.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $
(1,564.41 ¥)
4.79 $
(500.00 ¥)
     -68.04 %
Transportation
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(286.81 ¥)
2.06 $
(215.00 ¥)
     -25.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.00 $
(13,245.30 ¥)
76.71 $
(8,000.00 ¥)
     -39.60 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(365.03 ¥)
6.52 $
(680.00 ¥)
     +86.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(312.88 ¥)
10.49 $
(1,094.35 ¥)
     +249.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(3,128.81 ¥)
28.76 $
(3,000.00 ¥)
     -4.12 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.75 $
(286.96 ¥)
5.18 $
(540.69 ¥)
     +88.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(2,294,461.40 ¥)
28,764.92 $
(3,000,000.00 ¥)
     +30.75 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,205.73 $
(2,211,623.76 ¥)
18,927.32 $
(1,974,000.00 ¥)
     -10.74 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 145.49 $
(15,173.41 ¥)
188.39 $
(19,648.02 ¥)
     +29.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $
(11.47 ¥)
0.30 $
(31.33 ¥)
     +173.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.11 $
(6,686.33 ¥)
48.04 $
(5,010.00 ¥)
     -25.07 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 86.29 $
(8,999.68 ¥)
85.42 $
(8,909.09 ¥)
     -1.01 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.13 $
(3,663.88 ¥)
30.92 $
(3,225.00 ¥)
     -11.98 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(1,668.70 ¥)
17.26 $
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +7.87 %
Childcare
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,479.17 $
(258,562.16 ¥)
515.37 $
(53,750.00 ¥)
     -79.21 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 39,681.82 $
(4,138,563.64 ¥)
14,861.88 $
(1,550,000.00 ¥)
     -62.55 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.88 $
(5,932.45 ¥)
62.92 $
(6,562.50 ¥)
     +10.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.38 $
(4,419.82 ¥)
40.41 $
(4,214.14 ¥)
     -4.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.55 $
(9,444.09 ¥)
80.63 $
(8,409.09 ¥)
     -10.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 141.87 $
(14,796.21 ¥)
97.08 $
(10,125.00 ¥)
     -31.57 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,415.53 $
(356,217.94 ¥)
665.85 $
(69,444.44 ¥)
     -80.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,023.00 $
(210,986.63 ¥)
512.97 $
(53,500.00 ¥)
     -74.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,822.56 $
(711,549.65 ¥)
1,426.26 $
(148,750.00 ¥)
     -79.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,599.74 $
(375,430.58 ¥)
1,044.06 $
(108,888.89 ¥)
     -71.00 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,494.66 $
(155,883.18 ¥)
613.02 $
(63,934.12 ¥)
     -58.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 758.11 $
(79,065.93 ¥)
442.27 $
(46,126.20 ¥)
     -41.66 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY[ Edit ] Osaka[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,943.98 $
(619,919.36 ¥)
2,689.29 $
(280,476.19 ¥)
     -54.76 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.82 1.32      -65.34 %
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