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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Canada Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 20.67% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 14.77% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Canada are 4.45% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 26.36% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Canada are 24.01% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 10.23% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 ¥
(10.86 C$)
1,243.31 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +38.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(48.26 C$)
5,387.69 ¥
(65.00 C$)
     +34.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.20 C$)
828.88 ¥
(10.00 C$)
     +21.89 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.83 C$)
497.33 ¥
(6.00 C$)
     +24.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.03 C$)
580.21 ¥
(7.00 C$)
     +16.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 390.64 ¥
(4.71 C$)
336.37 ¥
(4.06 C$)
     -13.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 133.47 ¥
(1.61 C$)
176.42 ¥
(2.13 C$)
     +32.18 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 105.88 ¥
(1.28 C$)
146.31 ¥
(1.77 C$)
     +38.19 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 694.09 ¥
(8.37 C$)
707.73 ¥
(8.54 C$)
     +1.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 176.38 ¥
(2.13 C$)
208.47 ¥
(2.52 C$)
     +18.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 208.41 ¥
(2.51 C$)
146.24 ¥
(1.76 C$)
     -29.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 223.85 ¥
(2.70 C$)
271.81 ¥
(3.28 C$)
     +21.42 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 781.79 ¥
(9.43 C$)
462.95 ¥
(5.59 C$)
     -40.78 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 348.66 ¥
(4.21 C$)
490.37 ¥
(5.92 C$)
     +40.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 967.25 ¥
(11.67 C$)
532.91 ¥
(6.43 C$)
     -44.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 342.30 ¥
(4.13 C$)
148.28 ¥
(1.79 C$)
     -56.68 %
Banana (1 lb) 138.65 ¥
(1.67 C$)
63.66 ¥
(0.77 C$)
     -54.09 %
Oranges (1 lb) 247.11 ¥
(2.98 C$)
148.32 ¥
(1.79 C$)
     -39.98 %
Tomato (1 lb) 295.03 ¥
(3.56 C$)
144.65 ¥
(1.75 C$)
     -50.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 184.66 ¥
(2.23 C$)
95.25 ¥
(1.15 C$)
     -48.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 151.68 ¥
(1.83 C$)
95.79 ¥
(1.16 C$)
     -36.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 205.53 ¥
(2.48 C$)
193.38 ¥
(2.33 C$)
     -5.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 128.92 ¥
(1.56 C$)
185.26 ¥
(2.24 C$)
     +43.70 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(14.48 C$)
1,243.31 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +3.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 253.00 ¥
(3.05 C$)
212.94 ¥
(2.57 C$)
     -15.84 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 333.86 ¥
(4.03 C$)
270.51 ¥
(3.26 C$)
     -18.98 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 470.00 ¥
(5.67 C$)
1,160.43 ¥
(14.00 C$)
     +146.90 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.53 C$)
248.66 ¥
(3.00 C$)
     +18.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(120.65 C$)
7,801.79 ¥
(94.12 C$)
     -21.98 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 ¥
(7.24 C$)
310.83 ¥
(3.75 C$)
     -48.20 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(7.96 C$)
246.78 ¥
(2.98 C$)
     -62.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,442.50 ¥
(41.53 C$)
2,735.29 ¥
(33.00 C$)
     -20.54 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 536.90 ¥
(6.48 C$)
389.08 ¥
(4.69 C$)
     -27.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,539,000.00 ¥
(30,631.85 C$)
2,072,189.36 ¥
(25,000.00 C$)
     -18.39 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,079,577.66 ¥
(25,089.14 C$)
1,903,639.04 ¥
(22,966.52 C$)
     -8.46 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,738.38 ¥
(238.13 C$)
12,196.55 ¥
(147.15 C$)
     -38.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.76 ¥
(0.48 C$)
26.79 ¥
(0.32 C$)
     -32.62 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,641.04 ¥
(55.99 C$)
6,076.48 ¥
(73.31 C$)
     +30.93 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,749.18 ¥
(105.55 C$)
4,035.73 ¥
(48.69 C$)
     -53.87 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,444.12 ¥
(29.49 C$)
1,601.93 ¥
(19.33 C$)
     -34.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.72 C$)
1,077.54 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     -40.14 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 42,333.33 ¥
(510.73 C$)
77,736.85 ¥
(937.86 C$)
     +83.63 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,008,800.00 ¥
(24,235.24 C$)
1,248,820.48 ¥
(15,066.44 C$)
     -37.83 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,815.20 ¥
(82.22 C$)
5,176.31 ¥
(62.45 C$)
     -24.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,341.46 ¥
(52.38 C$)
3,620.25 ¥
(43.68 C$)
     -16.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,027.53 ¥
(96.85 C$)
8,190.62 ¥
(98.82 C$)
     +2.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 11,743.38 ¥
(141.68 C$)
10,257.90 ¥
(123.76 C$)
     -12.65 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 87,787.80 ¥
(1,059.12 C$)
101,055.65 ¥
(1,219.19 C$)
     +15.11 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,987.86 ¥
(723.73 C$)
82,149.42 ¥
(991.09 C$)
     +36.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 198,994.22 ¥
(2,400.77 C$)
163,416.18 ¥
(1,971.54 C$)
     -17.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 110,509.46 ¥
(1,333.25 C$)
132,234.22 ¥
(1,595.34 C$)
     +19.66 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 80,572.00 ¥
(972.06 C$)
44,652.11 ¥
(538.71 C$)
     -44.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 41,777.87 ¥
(504.03 C$)
29,933.44 ¥
(361.13 C$)
     -28.35 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 279,158.27 ¥
(3,367.91 C$)
262,290.22 ¥
(3,164.41 C$)
     -6.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.39 3.57      +156.38 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY