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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Canada Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 16.82% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 10.29% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Canada are 10.52% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 37.88% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Canada are 20.54% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 2.78% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(9.19 C$)
1,305.73 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +63.22 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(45.95 C$)
5,549.37 ¥
(63.75 C$)
     +38.73 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(7.81 C$)
870.49 ¥
(10.00 C$)
     +28.01 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(4.37 C$)
522.29 ¥
(6.00 C$)
     +37.45 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 494.00 ¥
(5.67 C$)
609.34 ¥
(7.00 C$)
     +23.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 377.74 ¥
(4.34 C$)
346.07 ¥
(3.98 C$)
     -8.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 130.93 ¥
(1.50 C$)
180.05 ¥
(2.07 C$)
     +37.52 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 104.32 ¥
(1.20 C$)
148.69 ¥
(1.71 C$)
     +42.53 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 690.94 ¥
(7.94 C$)
729.92 ¥
(8.39 C$)
     +5.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 170.12 ¥
(1.95 C$)
219.83 ¥
(2.53 C$)
     +29.22 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 199.61 ¥
(2.29 C$)
151.95 ¥
(1.75 C$)
     -23.88 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 219.30 ¥
(2.52 C$)
286.64 ¥
(3.29 C$)
     +30.71 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 747.66 ¥
(8.59 C$)
465.42 ¥
(5.35 C$)
     -37.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 358.61 ¥
(4.12 C$)
506.40 ¥
(5.82 C$)
     +41.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 882.94 ¥
(10.14 C$)
548.83 ¥
(6.30 C$)
     -37.84 %
Apples (1 lb) 325.27 ¥
(3.74 C$)
152.54 ¥
(1.75 C$)
     -53.10 %
Banana (1 lb) 140.95 ¥
(1.62 C$)
68.07 ¥
(0.78 C$)
     -51.71 %
Oranges (1 lb) 256.21 ¥
(2.94 C$)
150.47 ¥
(1.73 C$)
     -41.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 312.17 ¥
(3.59 C$)
145.07 ¥
(1.67 C$)
     -53.53 %
Potato (1 lb) 185.70 ¥
(2.13 C$)
96.71 ¥
(1.11 C$)
     -47.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 153.79 ¥
(1.77 C$)
95.47 ¥
(1.10 C$)
     -37.92 %
Lettuce (1 head) 203.59 ¥
(2.34 C$)
193.84 ¥
(2.23 C$)
     -4.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 125.28 ¥
(1.44 C$)
192.88 ¥
(2.22 C$)
     +53.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(13.79 C$)
1,305.73 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +8.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 285.39 ¥
(3.28 C$)
245.46 ¥
(2.82 C$)
     -13.99 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 365.59 ¥
(4.20 C$)
301.91 ¥
(3.47 C$)
     -17.42 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 460.00 ¥
(5.28 C$)
1,131.64 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     +146.01 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.30 C$)
282.91 ¥
(3.25 C$)
     +41.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(114.88 C$)
8,269.65 ¥
(95.00 C$)
     -17.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 ¥
(6.89 C$)
326.43 ¥
(3.75 C$)
     -45.59 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(7.58 C$)
257.77 ¥
(2.96 C$)
     -60.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,350.00 ¥
(38.48 C$)
2,872.61 ¥
(33.00 C$)
     -14.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 519.96 ¥
(5.97 C$)
416.23 ¥
(4.78 C$)
     -19.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(28,719.49 C$)
2,089,173.92 ¥
(24,000.00 C$)
     -16.43 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,048,212.96 ¥
(23,529.45 C$)
1,965,678.40 ¥
(22,581.31 C$)
     -4.03 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 21,102.61 ¥
(242.42 C$)
12,489.93 ¥
(143.48 C$)
     -40.81 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 45.80 ¥
(0.53 C$)
28.80 ¥
(0.33 C$)
     -37.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,588.53 ¥
(52.71 C$)
6,280.57 ¥
(72.15 C$)
     +36.88 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,060.92 ¥
(104.09 C$)
4,334.03 ¥
(49.79 C$)
     -52.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,179.31 ¥
(25.04 C$)
1,647.64 ¥
(18.93 C$)
     -24.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(20.68 C$)
1,131.64 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     -37.13 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 43,166.67 ¥
(495.89 C$)
83,408.22 ¥
(958.18 C$)
     +93.22 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,244,594.59 ¥
(25,785.44 C$)
1,346,199.13 ¥
(15,464.86 C$)
     -40.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,645.43 ¥
(76.34 C$)
5,437.78 ¥
(62.47 C$)
     -18.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,976.11 ¥
(45.68 C$)
3,783.26 ¥
(43.46 C$)
     -4.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,851.35 ¥
(90.19 C$)
8,658.19 ¥
(99.46 C$)
     +10.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,823.25 ¥
(124.34 C$)
10,858.02 ¥
(124.73 C$)
     +0.32 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 87,884.92 ¥
(1,009.60 C$)
108,439.01 ¥
(1,245.72 C$)
     +23.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,448.56 ¥
(671.45 C$)
86,436.66 ¥
(992.97 C$)
     +47.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 200,890.16 ¥
(2,307.78 C$)
175,945.90 ¥
(2,021.23 C$)
     -12.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 114,959.50 ¥
(1,320.63 C$)
139,984.62 ¥
(1,608.11 C$)
     +21.77 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 82,229.56 ¥
(944.64 C$)
44,233.33 ¥
(508.14 C$)
     -46.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 40,990.54 ¥
(470.89 C$)
30,108.40 ¥
(345.88 C$)
     -26.55 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 294,487.02 ¥
(3,383.01 C$)
271,525.81 ¥
(3,119.23 C$)
     -7.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.34 3.30      +146.69 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:6536942
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Currency: JPY