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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Canada Reverse

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City in Canada:
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Consumer Prices in Canada are 19.71% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 13.12% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Canada are 8.72% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 27.28% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Canada are 22.53% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 7.11% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 ¥
(10.87 C$)
1,262.64 ¥
(15.25 C$)
     +40.29 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(48.31 C$)
5,381.73 ¥
(65.00 C$)
     +34.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.21 C$)
827.96 ¥
(10.00 C$)
     +21.76 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.83 C$)
496.77 ¥
(6.00 C$)
     +24.19 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(6.04 C$)
579.57 ¥
(7.00 C$)
     +15.91 %
Cappuccino (regular) 395.50 ¥
(4.78 C$)
339.21 ¥
(4.10 C$)
     -14.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 135.78 ¥
(1.64 C$)
175.27 ¥
(2.12 C$)
     +29.09 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 107.22 ¥
(1.29 C$)
145.95 ¥
(1.76 C$)
     +36.12 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 693.70 ¥
(8.38 C$)
731.07 ¥
(8.83 C$)
     +5.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 173.69 ¥
(2.10 C$)
213.64 ¥
(2.58 C$)
     +23.00 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 222.94 ¥
(2.69 C$)
150.65 ¥
(1.82 C$)
     -32.43 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 223.49 ¥
(2.70 C$)
274.46 ¥
(3.31 C$)
     +22.80 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 745.12 ¥
(9.00 C$)
479.77 ¥
(5.79 C$)
     -35.61 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 349.83 ¥
(4.23 C$)
502.37 ¥
(6.07 C$)
     +43.61 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,049.19 ¥
(12.67 C$)
559.34 ¥
(6.76 C$)
     -46.69 %
Apples (1 lb) 335.23 ¥
(4.05 C$)
149.08 ¥
(1.80 C$)
     -55.53 %
Banana (1 lb) 138.37 ¥
(1.67 C$)
64.09 ¥
(0.77 C$)
     -53.68 %
Oranges (1 lb) 252.41 ¥
(3.05 C$)
150.03 ¥
(1.81 C$)
     -40.56 %
Tomato (1 lb) 270.33 ¥
(3.27 C$)
147.97 ¥
(1.79 C$)
     -45.26 %
Potato (1 lb) 182.73 ¥
(2.21 C$)
100.87 ¥
(1.22 C$)
     -44.80 %
Onion (1 lb) 148.78 ¥
(1.80 C$)
98.54 ¥
(1.19 C$)
     -33.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 197.75 ¥
(2.39 C$)
199.93 ¥
(2.41 C$)
     +1.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 126.20 ¥
(1.52 C$)
188.18 ¥
(2.27 C$)
     +49.12 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,400.00 ¥
(16.91 C$)
1,241.94 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     -11.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 262.73 ¥
(3.17 C$)
217.66 ¥
(2.63 C$)
     -17.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 339.00 ¥
(4.09 C$)
273.43 ¥
(3.30 C$)
     -19.34 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 470.00 ¥
(5.68 C$)
1,159.14 ¥
(14.00 C$)
     +146.63 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(2.54 C$)
248.39 ¥
(3.00 C$)
     +18.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(120.78 C$)
7,865.60 ¥
(95.00 C$)
     -21.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 ¥
(7.25 C$)
310.48 ¥
(3.75 C$)
     -48.25 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(7.97 C$)
250.50 ¥
(3.03 C$)
     -62.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,390.00 ¥
(40.94 C$)
2,732.26 ¥
(33.00 C$)
     -19.40 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 542.81 ¥
(6.56 C$)
392.17 ¥
(4.74 C$)
     -27.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,539,000.00 ¥
(30,665.80 C$)
2,069,895.60 ¥
(25,000.00 C$)
     -18.48 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,086,874.16 ¥
(25,205.07 C$)
1,916,371.93 ¥
(23,145.76 C$)
     -8.17 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,531.53 ¥
(247.98 C$)
12,241.68 ¥
(147.85 C$)
     -40.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.13 ¥
(0.47 C$)
28.83 ¥
(0.35 C$)
     -26.32 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,737.50 ¥
(57.22 C$)
6,126.47 ¥
(73.99 C$)
     +29.32 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,776.67 ¥
(106.00 C$)
4,018.75 ¥
(48.54 C$)
     -54.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,548.57 ¥
(30.78 C$)
1,679.09 ¥
(20.28 C$)
     -34.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.74 C$)
1,076.35 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     -40.20 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 43,581.63 ¥
(526.37 C$)
79,197.72 ¥
(956.54 C$)
     +81.72 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,893,090.91 ¥
(22,864.57 C$)
1,242,748.28 ¥
(15,009.79 C$)
     -34.35 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,889.86 ¥
(83.22 C$)
5,152.99 ¥
(62.24 C$)
     -25.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,278.29 ¥
(51.67 C$)
3,640.56 ¥
(43.97 C$)
     -14.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,081.25 ¥
(97.60 C$)
8,184.58 ¥
(98.85 C$)
     +1.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,065.59 ¥
(145.73 C$)
10,256.87 ¥
(123.88 C$)
     -14.99 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 88,267.44 ¥
(1,066.09 C$)
102,773.19 ¥
(1,241.28 C$)
     +16.43 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,508.69 ¥
(706.66 C$)
83,710.00 ¥
(1,011.04 C$)
     +43.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 198,936.04 ¥
(2,402.73 C$)
166,421.12 ¥
(2,010.02 C$)
     -16.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 106,001.74 ¥
(1,280.28 C$)
137,572.60 ¥
(1,661.59 C$)
     +29.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 89,917.95 ¥
(1,086.02 C$)
46,874.18 ¥
(566.14 C$)
     -47.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 46,626.17 ¥
(563.15 C$)
31,082.56 ¥
(375.41 C$)
     -33.34 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 285,652.75 ¥
(3,450.09 C$)
265,822.53 ¥
(3,210.58 C$)
     -6.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.43 3.62      +153.49 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:6887401
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY