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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 6.88% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 5.36% higher than in Japan
Rent Prices in Australia are 47.14% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 57.14% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Australia are 14.04% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 17.81% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(9.62 A$)
1,497.36 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     +87.17 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(48.08 A$)
6,654.95 ¥
(80.00 A$)
     +66.37 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.17 A$)
831.87 ¥
(10.00 A$)
     +22.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.81 A$)
582.31 ¥
(7.00 A$)
     +45.58 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.01 A$)
665.49 ¥
(8.00 A$)
     +33.10 %
Cappuccino (regular) 376.63 ¥
(4.53 A$)
355.40 ¥
(4.27 A$)
     -5.64 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 130.98 ¥
(1.57 A$)
263.50 ¥
(3.17 A$)
     +101.18 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 104.24 ¥
(1.25 A$)
216.23 ¥
(2.60 A$)
     +107.44 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 692.76 ¥
(8.33 A$)
443.09 ¥
(5.33 A$)
     -36.04 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 166.48 ¥
(2.00 A$)
189.08 ¥
(2.27 A$)
     +13.58 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 194.16 ¥
(2.33 A$)
99.94 ¥
(1.20 A$)
     -48.53 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 221.42 ¥
(2.66 A$)
356.40 ¥
(4.28 A$)
     +60.96 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 801.93 ¥
(9.64 A$)
338.87 ¥
(4.07 A$)
     -57.74 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 381.05 ¥
(4.58 A$)
383.84 ¥
(4.61 A$)
     +0.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 850.45 ¥
(10.22 A$)
581.10 ¥
(6.99 A$)
     -31.67 %
Apples (1 lb) 318.36 ¥
(3.83 A$)
153.31 ¥
(1.84 A$)
     -51.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 142.33 ¥
(1.71 A$)
114.54 ¥
(1.38 A$)
     -19.52 %
Oranges (1 lb) 252.16 ¥
(3.03 A$)
134.41 ¥
(1.62 A$)
     -46.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 309.87 ¥
(3.72 A$)
190.68 ¥
(2.29 A$)
     -38.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 173.67 ¥
(2.09 A$)
114.05 ¥
(1.37 A$)
     -34.33 %
Onion (1 lb) 145.94 ¥
(1.75 A$)
93.15 ¥
(1.12 A$)
     -36.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 208.51 ¥
(2.51 A$)
214.17 ¥
(2.57 A$)
     +2.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 124.53 ¥
(1.50 A$)
148.72 ¥
(1.79 A$)
     +19.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(14.43 A$)
1,247.80 ¥
(15.00 A$)
     +3.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 272.16 ¥
(3.27 A$)
369.27 ¥
(4.44 A$)
     +35.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 357.00 ¥
(4.29 A$)
446.64 ¥
(5.37 A$)
     +25.11 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 460.00 ¥
(5.53 A$)
2,162.86 ¥
(26.00 A$)
     +370.19 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.52 A$)
341.07 ¥
(4.10 A$)
     +62.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(120.21 A$)
11,646.16 ¥
(140.00 A$)
     +16.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 ¥
(7.21 A$)
341.07 ¥
(4.10 A$)
     -43.16 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 643.74 ¥
(7.74 A$)
267.75 ¥
(3.22 A$)
     -58.41 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,310.00 ¥
(39.79 A$)
4,092.79 ¥
(49.20 A$)
     +23.65 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 496.27 ¥
(5.97 A$)
429.92 ¥
(5.17 A$)
     -13.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(30,052.82 A$)
2,079,588.59 ¥
(24,999.00 A$)
     -16.82 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,079,011.47 ¥
(24,992.06 A$)
1,950,055.47 ¥
(23,441.87 A$)
     -6.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,187.31 ¥
(242.67 A$)
16,525.41 ¥
(198.65 A$)
     -18.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 42.57 ¥
(0.51 A$)
17.37 ¥
(0.21 A$)
     -59.19 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,455.91 ¥
(53.57 A$)
6,136.01 ¥
(73.76 A$)
     +37.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,037.70 ¥
(108.64 A$)
5,076.56 ¥
(61.03 A$)
     -43.83 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,053.85 ¥
(24.69 A$)
1,544.16 ¥
(18.56 A$)
     -24.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.64 A$)
1,497.36 ¥
(18.00 A$)
     -16.81 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 40,733.97 ¥
(489.67 A$)
135,483.68 ¥
(1,628.67 A$)
     +232.61 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,423,913.04 ¥
(29,138.17 A$)
1,656,103.18 ¥
(19,908.23 A$)
     -31.68 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,585.45 ¥
(79.16 A$)
7,906.30 ¥
(95.04 A$)
     +20.06 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,817.61 ¥
(45.89 A$)
5,261.12 ¥
(63.24 A$)
     +37.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,823.64 ¥
(94.05 A$)
10,965.90 ¥
(131.82 A$)
     +40.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,957.75 ¥
(119.70 A$)
11,156.51 ¥
(134.11 A$)
     +12.04 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 81,517.56 ¥
(979.93 A$)
138,448.82 ¥
(1,664.31 A$)
     +69.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,051.21 ¥
(673.80 A$)
106,130.66 ¥
(1,275.81 A$)
     +89.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 180,070.20 ¥
(2,164.65 A$)
225,337.87 ¥
(2,708.82 A$)
     +25.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 108,893.88 ¥
(1,309.03 A$)
157,665.46 ¥
(1,895.32 A$)
     +44.79 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 87,870.06 ¥
(1,056.30 A$)
53,120.28 ¥
(638.57 A$)
     -39.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 43,420.75 ¥
(521.97 A$)
37,979.80 ¥
(456.56 A$)
     -12.53 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 277,006.23 ¥
(3,329.93 A$)
343,819.74 ¥
(4,133.10 A$)
     +24.12 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.22 4.49      +267.70 %
Last update: May 2018May 2018
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY