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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 72.35% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 70.38% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in Japan are 64.15% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 103.17% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in Japan are 69.12% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 145.37% higher than in Thailand
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(209.92 ¥)
257.24 ฿
(900.00 ¥)
     +328.73 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 650.00 ฿
(2,274.17 ¥)
1,143.27 ฿
(4,000.00 ¥)
     +75.89 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 183.00 ฿
(640.27 ¥)
194.36 ฿
(680.00 ¥)
     +6.21 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(244.91 ¥)
114.33 ฿
(400.00 ¥)
     +63.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.00 ฿
(349.87 ¥)
142.91 ฿
(500.00 ¥)
     +42.91 %
Cappuccino (regular) 59.34 ฿
(207.61 ¥)
113.09 ฿
(395.67 ¥)
     +90.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 18.33 ฿
(64.12 ¥)
38.92 ฿
(136.16 ¥)
     +112.36 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 ฿
(35.00 ¥)
30.75 ฿
(107.58 ¥)
     +207.41 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 199.98 ฿
(699.69 ¥)
199.00 ฿
(696.26 ¥)
     -0.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 34.65 ฿
(121.24 ¥)
49.93 ฿
(174.70 ¥)
     +44.09 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 17.27 ฿
(60.44 ¥)
64.52 ฿
(225.74 ¥)
     +273.50 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 50.30 ฿
(175.99 ¥)
64.07 ฿
(224.17 ¥)
     +27.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 268.67 ฿
(940.00 ¥)
213.65 ฿
(747.50 ¥)
     -20.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 36.27 ฿
(126.90 ¥)
100.31 ฿
(350.97 ¥)
     +176.58 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 153.30 ฿
(536.35 ¥)
302.34 ฿
(1,057.79 ¥)
     +97.22 %
Apples (1 lb) 38.08 ฿
(133.22 ¥)
94.75 ฿
(331.51 ¥)
     +148.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 15.38 ฿
(53.82 ¥)
39.87 ฿
(139.48 ¥)
     +159.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 28.49 ฿
(99.69 ¥)
71.51 ฿
(250.19 ¥)
     +150.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.60 ฿
(65.07 ¥)
78.02 ฿
(272.98 ¥)
     +319.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.11 ฿
(66.86 ¥)
51.57 ฿
(180.42 ¥)
     +169.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 14.37 ฿
(50.27 ¥)
42.63 ฿
(149.13 ¥)
     +196.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 28.17 ฿
(98.56 ¥)
56.52 ฿
(197.73 ¥)
     +100.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.49 ฿
(57.69 ¥)
35.92 ฿
(125.69 ¥)
     +117.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿
(2,099.24 ¥)
385.85 ฿
(1,350.00 ¥)
     -35.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 56.07 ฿
(196.17 ¥)
75.71 ฿
(264.90 ¥)
     +35.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 92.36 ฿
(323.14 ¥)
97.99 ฿
(342.83 ¥)
     +6.09 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 130.00 ฿
(454.83 ¥)
134.33 ฿
(470.00 ¥)
     +3.33 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 27.00 ฿
(94.47 ¥)
60.02 ฿
(210.00 ¥)
     +122.30 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,065.00 ฿
(3,726.15 ¥)
2,858.18 ฿
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +168.37 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(122.46 ¥)
171.49 ฿
(600.00 ¥)
     +389.97 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 16.09 ฿
(56.31 ¥)
188.59 ฿
(659.83 ¥)
     +1,071.85 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(419.85 ¥)
968.92 ฿
(3,390.00 ¥)
     +707.44 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 114.55 ฿
(400.77 ¥)
155.13 ฿
(542.75 ¥)
     +35.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,200,000.00 ฿
(4,198,473.63 ¥)
725,692.30 ฿
(2,539,000.00 ¥)
     -39.53 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 810,740.58 ฿
(2,836,560.80 ¥)
602,916.68 ฿
(2,109,441.49 ¥)
     -25.63 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,358.62 ฿
(8,252.17 ¥)
5,857.30 ฿
(20,493.11 ¥)
     +148.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.76 ฿
(6.16 ¥)
11.31 ฿
(39.56 ¥)
     +542.18 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 714.16 ฿
(2,498.65 ¥)
1,359.59 ฿
(4,756.82 ¥)
     +90.38 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,649.66 ฿
(5,771.72 ¥)
2,502.19 ฿
(8,754.48 ¥)
     +51.68 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 316.19 ฿
(1,106.26 ¥)
747.89 ฿
(2,616.67 ¥)
     +136.53 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿
(699.75 ¥)
514.47 ฿
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +157.24 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 8,119.40 ฿
(28,407.56 ¥)
12,456.42 ฿
(43,581.63 ¥)
     +53.42 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 313,676.12 ฿
(1,097,467.43 ¥)
544,616.97 ฿
(1,905,466.67 ¥)
     +73.62 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,812.77 ฿
(6,342.39 ¥)
1,990.16 ฿
(6,963.04 ¥)
     +9.79 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 988.97 ฿
(3,460.14 ¥)
1,237.51 ฿
(4,329.72 ¥)
     +25.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,949.27 ฿
(10,318.68 ¥)
2,314.62 ฿
(8,098.23 ¥)
     -21.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,491.10 ฿
(8,715.67 ¥)
3,461.57 ฿
(12,111.11 ¥)
     +38.96 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,459.05 ฿
(47,089.56 ¥)
25,169.36 ฿
(88,060.75 ¥)
     +87.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,364.46 ฿
(29,264.97 ¥)
16,628.04 ฿
(58,176.99 ¥)
     +98.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 36,514.54 ฿
(127,754.45 ¥)
57,033.92 ฿
(199,546.16 ¥)
     +56.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 20,312.76 ฿
(71,068.81 ¥)
30,276.69 ฿
(105,929.90 ¥)
     +49.05 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 10,658.75 ฿
(37,292.06 ¥)
25,509.17 ฿
(89,249.66 ¥)
     +139.33 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,193.15 ฿
(18,169.41 ¥)
13,269.20 ฿
(46,425.33 ¥)
     +155.51 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 19,478.36 ฿
(68,149.50 ¥)
81,431.93 ฿
(284,908.17 ¥)
     +318.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.80 1.42      -75.59 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:1071696
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB