Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Philippines Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Philippines are 53.34% lower than in Japan (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Philippines are 55.71% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Philippines are 63.93% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Philippines are 56.68% lower than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Philippines are 55.95% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Philippines is 76.57% lower than in Japan
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Restaurants
Japan Edit Philippines Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 ¥
(411.88 ₱)
327.76 ¥
(150.00 ₱)
     -63.58 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(2,288.23 ₱)
2,185.10 ¥
(1,000.00 ₱)
     -56.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(320.35 ₱)
327.76 ¥
(150.00 ₱)
     -53.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 444.40 ¥
(203.38 ₱)
131.11 ¥
(60.00 ₱)
     -70.50 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(228.82 ₱)
218.51 ¥
(100.00 ₱)
     -56.30 %
Cappuccino (regular) 408.32 ¥
(186.87 ₱)
251.88 ¥
(115.27 ₱)
     -38.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 142.30 ¥
(65.12 ₱)
68.82 ¥
(31.50 ₱)
     -51.64 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 108.88 ¥
(49.83 ₱)
42.79 ¥
(19.58 ₱)
     -60.70 %
Markets
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 740.69 ¥
(338.97 ₱)
724.09 ¥
(331.38 ₱)
     -2.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 196.57 ¥
(89.96 ₱)
118.36 ¥
(54.17 ₱)
     -39.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 230.53 ¥
(105.50 ₱)
49.98 ¥
(22.87 ₱)
     -78.32 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 237.45 ¥
(108.67 ₱)
194.17 ¥
(88.86 ₱)
     -18.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 855.96 ¥
(391.73 ₱)
323.32 ¥
(147.97 ₱)
     -62.23 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 389.24 ¥
(178.13 ₱)
200.39 ¥
(91.71 ₱)
     -48.52 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,056.98 ¥
(483.72 ₱)
317.69 ¥
(145.39 ₱)
     -69.94 %
Apples (1 lb) 331.15 ¥
(151.55 ₱)
130.23 ¥
(59.60 ₱)
     -60.67 %
Banana (1 lb) 148.34 ¥
(67.89 ₱)
76.38 ¥
(34.96 ₱)
     -48.51 %
Oranges (1 lb) 280.87 ¥
(128.54 ₱)
121.14 ¥
(55.44 ₱)
     -56.87 %
Tomato (1 lb) 294.42 ¥
(134.74 ₱)
69.92 ¥
(32.00 ₱)
     -76.25 %
Potato (1 lb) 184.19 ¥
(84.30 ₱)
89.86 ¥
(41.13 ₱)
     -51.21 %
Onion (1 lb) 145.20 ¥
(66.45 ₱)
95.86 ¥
(43.87 ₱)
     -33.98 %
Lettuce (1 head) 192.39 ¥
(88.05 ₱)
152.01 ¥
(69.57 ₱)
     -20.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 123.80 ¥
(56.65 ₱)
84.66 ¥
(38.75 ₱)
     -31.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 ¥
(457.65 ₱)
766.97 ¥
(351.00 ₱)
     -23.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 274.16 ¥
(125.47 ₱)
121.65 ¥
(55.67 ₱)
     -55.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 346.58 ¥
(158.61 ₱)
211.49 ¥
(96.79 ₱)
     -38.98 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 500.00 ¥
(228.82 ₱)
240.36 ¥
(110.00 ₱)
     -51.93 %
Transportation
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 220.00 ¥
(100.68 ₱)
21.85 ¥
(10.00 ₱)
     -90.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(4,576.45 ₱)
1,223.41 ¥
(559.89 ₱)
     -87.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 635.00 ¥
(290.60 ₱)
87.40 ¥
(40.00 ₱)
     -86.24 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 643.74 ¥
(294.60 ₱)
47.47 ¥
(21.73 ₱)
     -92.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥
(1,372.94 ₱)
262.21 ¥
(120.00 ₱)
     -91.26 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 538.87 ¥
(246.61 ₱)
420.49 ¥
(192.44 ₱)
     -21.97 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,659,500.00 ¥
(1,217,107.97 ₱)
2,949,882.08 ¥
(1,350,000.00 ₱)
     +10.92 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,159,651.16 ¥
(988,354.45 ₱)
2,538,135.21 ¥
(1,161,565.93 ₱)
     +17.53 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,013.56 ¥
(10,074.41 ₱)
13,115.84 ¥
(6,002.40 ₱)
     -40.42 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 36.47 ¥
(16.69 ₱)
17.03 ¥
(7.79 ₱)
     -53.31 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,736.75 ¥
(2,167.75 ₱)
4,928.57 ¥
(2,255.54 ₱)
     +4.05 %
Sports And Leisure
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,677.78 ¥
(3,971.35 ₱)
4,128.17 ¥
(1,889.24 ₱)
     -52.43 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,751.54 ¥
(1,259.23 ₱)
574.15 ¥
(262.76 ₱)
     -79.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(823.76 ₱)
546.27 ¥
(250.00 ₱)
     -69.65 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 49,880.38 ¥
(22,827.53 ₱)
21,386.53 ¥
(9,787.45 ₱)
     -57.12 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,690,133.33 ¥
(773,481.77 ₱)
591,433.15 ¥
(270,666.67 ₱)
     -65.01 %
Clothing And Shoes
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,367.94 ¥
(2,914.26 ₱)
4,601.71 ¥
(2,105.95 ₱)
     -27.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,381.01 ¥
(2,004.95 ₱)
2,876.13 ¥
(1,316.25 ₱)
     -34.35 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,038.14 ¥
(3,678.62 ₱)
8,508.74 ¥
(3,893.99 ₱)
     +5.85 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,049.94 ¥
(5,514.60 ₱)
6,955.91 ¥
(3,183.34 ₱)
     -42.27 %
Rent Per Month
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 81,220.09 ¥
(37,170.00 ₱)
34,156.92 ¥
(15,631.76 ₱)
     -57.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,567.63 ¥
(25,887.91 ₱)
18,901.98 ¥
(8,650.40 ₱)
     -66.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 190,290.67 ¥
(87,085.65 ₱)
69,117.93 ¥
(31,631.50 ₱)
     -63.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 118,570.83 ¥
(54,263.40 ₱)
39,448.16 ¥
(18,053.27 ₱)
     -66.73 %
Buy Apartment Price
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 88,654.43 ¥
(40,572.29 ₱)
23,041.92 ¥
(10,545.03 ₱)
     -74.01 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 49,727.09 ¥
(22,757.38 ₱)
13,298.40 ¥
(6,085.95 ₱)
     -73.26 %
Salaries And Financing
Japan Edit Philippines Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 313,750.85 ¥
(143,586.64 ₱)
32,553.62 ¥
(14,898.02 ₱)
     -89.62 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.43 7.60      +431.73 %
Last update: September 2021September 2021
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