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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 18.89% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 13.34% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Canada are 4.47% higher than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 32.14% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Canada are 22.40% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 4.96% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 850.00 ¥
(10.02 C$)
1,272.02 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +49.65 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(47.17 C$)
5,486.67 ¥
(64.70 C$)
     +37.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(8.02 C$)
848.02 ¥
(10.00 C$)
     +24.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(4.72 C$)
508.81 ¥
(6.00 C$)
     +27.20 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 498.00 ¥
(5.87 C$)
593.61 ¥
(7.00 C$)
     +19.20 %
Cappuccino (regular) 378.22 ¥
(4.46 C$)
342.24 ¥
(4.04 C$)
     -9.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 130.23 ¥
(1.54 C$)
179.25 ¥
(2.11 C$)
     +37.65 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 104.42 ¥
(1.23 C$)
147.34 ¥
(1.74 C$)
     +41.10 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 693.86 ¥
(8.18 C$)
722.85 ¥
(8.52 C$)
     +4.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 170.55 ¥
(2.01 C$)
214.27 ¥
(2.53 C$)
     +25.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 197.55 ¥
(2.33 C$)
150.56 ¥
(1.78 C$)
     -23.79 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 221.37 ¥
(2.61 C$)
280.02 ¥
(3.30 C$)
     +26.50 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 734.29 ¥
(8.66 C$)
466.19 ¥
(5.50 C$)
     -36.51 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 355.75 ¥
(4.20 C$)
493.87 ¥
(5.82 C$)
     +38.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 931.96 ¥
(10.99 C$)
539.80 ¥
(6.37 C$)
     -42.08 %
Apples (1 lb) 340.52 ¥
(4.02 C$)
148.75 ¥
(1.75 C$)
     -56.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 142.29 ¥
(1.68 C$)
65.65 ¥
(0.77 C$)
     -53.86 %
Oranges (1 lb) 253.73 ¥
(2.99 C$)
148.26 ¥
(1.75 C$)
     -41.57 %
Tomato (1 lb) 305.81 ¥
(3.61 C$)
142.52 ¥
(1.68 C$)
     -53.40 %
Potato (1 lb) 187.12 ¥
(2.21 C$)
96.14 ¥
(1.13 C$)
     -48.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 155.49 ¥
(1.83 C$)
94.65 ¥
(1.12 C$)
     -39.12 %
Lettuce (1 head) 209.34 ¥
(2.47 C$)
190.26 ¥
(2.24 C$)
     -9.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 129.91 ¥
(1.53 C$)
187.81 ¥
(2.21 C$)
     +44.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(14.15 C$)
1,272.02 ¥
(15.00 C$)
     +6.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 254.85 ¥
(3.01 C$)
213.65 ¥
(2.52 C$)
     -16.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 342.76 ¥
(4.04 C$)
276.49 ¥
(3.26 C$)
     -19.33 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 460.00 ¥
(5.42 C$)
1,187.22 ¥
(14.00 C$)
     +158.09 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(2.36 C$)
254.40 ¥
(3.00 C$)
     +27.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(117.92 C$)
8,056.16 ¥
(95.00 C$)
     -19.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 600.00 ¥
(7.08 C$)
318.01 ¥
(3.75 C$)
     -47.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(7.78 C$)
251.80 ¥
(2.97 C$)
     -61.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,350.00 ¥
(39.50 C$)
2,798.45 ¥
(33.00 C$)
     -16.46 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 531.17 ¥
(6.26 C$)
403.90 ¥
(4.76 C$)
     -23.96 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,527,000.00 ¥
(29,798.95 C$)
2,080,693.15 ¥
(24,536.00 C$)
     -17.66 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,069,277.62 ¥
(24,401.39 C$)
1,934,098.38 ¥
(22,807.32 C$)
     -6.53 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,693.11 ¥
(244.02 C$)
12,330.50 ¥
(145.40 C$)
     -40.41 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.63 ¥
(0.51 C$)
29.24 ¥
(0.34 C$)
     -32.98 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,614.83 ¥
(54.42 C$)
6,182.80 ¥
(72.91 C$)
     +33.98 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,958.85 ¥
(105.64 C$)
4,157.93 ¥
(49.03 C$)
     -53.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,334.48 ¥
(27.53 C$)
1,633.06 ¥
(19.26 C$)
     -30.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(21.23 C$)
1,102.42 ¥
(13.00 C$)
     -38.75 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 42,881.58 ¥
(505.67 C$)
80,328.27 ¥
(947.25 C$)
     +87.33 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,166,216.22 ¥
(25,544.51 C$)
1,304,934.93 ¥
(15,388.09 C$)
     -39.76 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,505.33 ¥
(76.71 C$)
5,336.13 ¥
(62.92 C$)
     -17.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,111.24 ¥
(48.48 C$)
3,693.87 ¥
(43.56 C$)
     -10.15 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,003.18 ¥
(94.38 C$)
8,439.13 ¥
(99.52 C$)
     +5.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 11,290.05 ¥
(133.13 C$)
10,503.95 ¥
(123.86 C$)
     -6.96 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 87,378.09 ¥
(1,030.38 C$)
99,791.91 ¥
(1,176.77 C$)
     +14.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,533.72 ¥
(702.03 C$)
82,451.22 ¥
(972.28 C$)
     +38.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 202,332.92 ¥
(2,385.96 C$)
167,222.00 ¥
(1,971.92 C$)
     -17.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 113,605.52 ¥
(1,339.66 C$)
134,862.98 ¥
(1,590.33 C$)
     +18.71 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 84,899.27 ¥
(1,001.15 C$)
45,287.08 ¥
(534.04 C$)
     -46.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 39,751.85 ¥
(468.76 C$)
30,652.28 ¥
(361.46 C$)
     -22.89 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 292,581.56 ¥
(3,450.19 C$)
266,125.22 ¥
(3,138.21 C$)
     -9.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.36 3.45      +153.89 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
Contributors:6536901
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY