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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Canada Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 20.13% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 12.37% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Canada are 15.53% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 33.03% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Canada are 25.10% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 9.50% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(9.49 C$)
1,264.06 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +58.01 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(47.47 C$)
5,477.59 ¥
(65.00 C$)
     +36.94 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.07 C$)
800.57 ¥
(9.50 C$)
     +17.73 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.75 C$)
505.62 ¥
(6.00 C$)
     +26.41 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(5.93 C$)
589.89 ¥
(7.00 C$)
     +17.98 %
Cappuccino (regular) 378.62 ¥
(4.49 C$)
330.02 ¥
(3.92 C$)
     -12.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 132.46 ¥
(1.57 C$)
170.55 ¥
(2.02 C$)
     +28.76 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 104.87 ¥
(1.24 C$)
143.90 ¥
(1.71 C$)
     +37.22 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 699.87 ¥
(8.31 C$)
681.48 ¥
(8.09 C$)
     -2.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 163.80 ¥
(1.94 C$)
211.28 ¥
(2.51 C$)
     +28.98 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 196.85 ¥
(2.34 C$)
146.72 ¥
(1.74 C$)
     -25.46 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 221.27 ¥
(2.63 C$)
277.82 ¥
(3.30 C$)
     +25.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 835.61 ¥
(9.92 C$)
447.17 ¥
(5.31 C$)
     -46.49 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 388.36 ¥
(4.61 C$)
484.54 ¥
(5.75 C$)
     +24.77 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 834.59 ¥
(9.90 C$)
519.85 ¥
(6.17 C$)
     -37.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 315.52 ¥
(3.74 C$)
146.05 ¥
(1.73 C$)
     -53.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 149.31 ¥
(1.77 C$)
66.83 ¥
(0.79 C$)
     -55.24 %
Oranges (1 lb) 264.94 ¥
(3.14 C$)
142.04 ¥
(1.69 C$)
     -46.39 %
Tomato (1 lb) 321.81 ¥
(3.82 C$)
138.03 ¥
(1.64 C$)
     -57.11 %
Potato (1 lb) 180.79 ¥
(2.15 C$)
92.96 ¥
(1.10 C$)
     -48.58 %
Onion (1 lb) 155.06 ¥
(1.84 C$)
90.28 ¥
(1.07 C$)
     -41.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 210.71 ¥
(2.50 C$)
185.95 ¥
(2.21 C$)
     -11.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 124.23 ¥
(1.47 C$)
186.17 ¥
(2.21 C$)
     +49.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,300.00 ¥
(15.43 C$)
1,264.06 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     -2.76 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 279.69 ¥
(3.32 C$)
219.46 ¥
(2.60 C$)
     -21.54 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 374.89 ¥
(4.45 C$)
267.74 ¥
(3.18 C$)
     -28.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 460.00 ¥
(5.46 C$)
1,095.52 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     +138.16 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.49 C$)
269.67 ¥
(3.20 C$)
     +28.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(118.67 C$)
7,837.17 ¥
(93.00 C$)
     -21.63 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 ¥
(7.12 C$)
294.95 ¥
(3.50 C$)
     -50.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 547.18 ¥
(6.49 C$)
245.47 ¥
(2.91 C$)
     -55.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,600.00 ¥
(42.72 C$)
2,780.93 ¥
(33.00 C$)
     -22.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 488.83 ¥
(5.80 C$)
362.27 ¥
(4.30 C$)
     -25.89 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(29,666.31 C$)
1,938,225.39 ¥
(23,000.00 C$)
     -22.47 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,082,424.59 ¥
(24,711.14 C$)
1,830,451.58 ¥
(21,721.10 C$)
     -12.10 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,017.19 ¥
(237.53 C$)
11,670.81 ¥
(138.49 C$)
     -41.70 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 42.88 ¥
(0.51 C$)
27.30 ¥
(0.32 C$)
     -36.34 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,407.86 ¥
(52.31 C$)
5,740.70 ¥
(68.12 C$)
     +30.24 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,825.57 ¥
(104.73 C$)
4,154.49 ¥
(49.30 C$)
     -52.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,043.48 ¥
(24.25 C$)
1,707.66 ¥
(20.26 C$)
     -16.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.36 C$)
1,095.52 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     -39.14 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 39,285.71 ¥
(466.18 C$)
84,437.45 ¥
(1,001.98 C$)
     +114.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,502,500.00 ¥
(29,695.98 C$)
1,344,293.79 ¥
(15,952.10 C$)
     -46.28 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,799.45 ¥
(80.69 C$)
5,125.17 ¥
(60.82 C$)
     -24.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,884.13 ¥
(46.09 C$)
3,607.49 ¥
(42.81 C$)
     -7.12 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,665.62 ¥
(90.96 C$)
8,394.32 ¥
(99.61 C$)
     +9.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,037.58 ¥
(119.11 C$)
10,369.44 ¥
(123.05 C$)
     +3.31 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 81,585.05 ¥
(968.13 C$)
100,351.80 ¥
(1,190.83 C$)
     +23.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 53,696.87 ¥
(637.20 C$)
79,593.33 ¥
(944.50 C$)
     +48.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 168,968.16 ¥
(2,005.06 C$)
161,247.45 ¥
(1,913.45 C$)
     -4.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 102,993.26 ¥
(1,222.17 C$)
129,280.12 ¥
(1,534.11 C$)
     +25.52 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 86,872.72 ¥
(1,030.88 C$)
37,400.50 ¥
(443.81 C$)
     -56.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 43,409.04 ¥
(515.11 C$)
26,233.36 ¥
(311.30 C$)
     -39.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 279,302.22 ¥
(3,314.35 C$)
267,995.52 ¥
(3,180.18 C$)
     -4.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.19 2.98      +150.97 %
Last update: February 2018February 2018
Contributors:6246056
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY