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Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Japan Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Japan are 22.76% higher than in United Kingdom
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Japan are 10.07% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Japan are 19.92% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Japan are 37.44% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Japan are 61.65% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Japan is 1.65% higher than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £
(1,674.78 ¥)
5.73 £
(800.00 ¥)
     -52.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(6,978.27 ¥)
28.66 £
(4,000.00 ¥)
     -42.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(697.83 ¥)
4.87 £
(680.00 ¥)
     -2.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 £
(488.48 ¥)
2.87 £
(400.00 ¥)
     -18.11 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.50 £
(488.48 ¥)
3.58 £
(500.00 ¥)
     +2.36 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.56 £
(357.13 ¥)
2.66 £
(371.31 ¥)
     +3.97 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.18 £
(164.66 ¥)
0.95 £
(133.06 ¥)
     -19.19 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.90 £
(126.16 ¥)
0.76 £
(105.42 ¥)
     -16.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.34 £
(466.80 ¥)
5.02 £
(700.49 ¥)
     +50.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.86 £
(119.98 ¥)
1.18 £
(165.01 ¥)
     +37.53 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.55 £
(76.70 ¥)
1.38 £
(192.70 ¥)
     +151.26 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.88 £
(262.29 ¥)
1.61 £
(224.44 ¥)
     -14.43 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.44 £
(340.21 ¥)
6.16 £
(859.08 ¥)
     +152.51 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.67 £
(372.40 ¥)
2.86 £
(399.60 ¥)
     +7.30 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.52 £
(490.88 ¥)
5.94 £
(828.68 ¥)
     +68.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 £
(114.98 ¥)
2.20 £
(307.53 ¥)
     +167.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.44 £
(61.82 ¥)
1.06 £
(147.40 ¥)
     +138.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 £
(105.43 ¥)
1.88 £
(262.05 ¥)
     +148.56 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £
(114.23 ¥)
2.43 £
(339.59 ¥)
     +197.28 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 £
(76.05 ¥)
1.32 £
(184.45 ¥)
     +142.53 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.42 £
(58.65 ¥)
1.16 £
(161.59 ¥)
     +175.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.73 £
(102.38 ¥)
1.43 £
(200.10 ¥)
     +95.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.98 £
(137.36 ¥)
0.92 £
(128.52 ¥)
     -6.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £
(976.96 ¥)
8.60 £
(1,200.00 ¥)
     +22.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.57 £
(218.78 ¥)
2.03 £
(282.76 ¥)
     +29.25 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.64 £
(228.61 ¥)
2.68 £
(374.66 ¥)
     +63.89 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 £
(1,256.09 ¥)
3.26 £
(455.00 ¥)
     -63.78 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 £
(334.96 ¥)
1.50 £
(210.00 ¥)
     -37.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 £
(8,373.92 ¥)
71.65 £
(10,000.00 ¥)
     +19.42 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(418.70 ¥)
4.76 £
(665.00 ¥)
     +58.83 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 £
(449.22 ¥)
4.04 £
(563.27 ¥)
     +25.39 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 £
(2,791.31 ¥)
25.94 £
(3,620.00 ¥)
     +29.69 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.32 £
(603.58 ¥)
3.43 £
(478.96 ¥)
     -20.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(2,512,175.66 ¥)
17,912.76 £
(2,500,000.00 ¥)
     -0.48 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,039.23 £
(2,517,650.58 ¥)
14,689.19 £
(2,050,101.50 ¥)
     -18.57 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 142.17 £
(19,841.44 ¥)
141.09 £
(19,691.82 ¥)
     -0.75 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £
(19.20 ¥)
0.32 £
(44.79 ¥)
     +133.32 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.06 £
(3,218.17 ¥)
29.55 £
(4,124.51 ¥)
     +28.16 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.82 £
(4,441.07 ¥)
61.94 £
(8,644.57 ¥)
     +94.65 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.49 £
(1,324.89 ¥)
13.82 £
(1,928.57 ¥)
     +45.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(1,395.65 ¥)
12.90 £
(1,800.00 ¥)
     +28.97 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 875.32 £
(122,163.65 ¥)
342.33 £
(47,777.78 ¥)
     -60.89 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,000.00 £
(1,814,349.09 ¥)
19,704.04 £
(2,750,000.00 ¥)
     +51.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.65 £
(8,045.58 ¥)
52.28 £
(7,295.83 ¥)
     -9.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.52 £
(4,119.69 ¥)
27.94 £
(3,899.98 ¥)
     -5.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 59.69 £
(8,330.12 ¥)
56.75 £
(7,920.26 ¥)
     -4.92 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 63.18 £
(8,817.32 ¥)
73.86 £
(10,308.23 ¥)
     +16.91 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 768.62 £
(107,272.14 ¥)
588.70 £
(82,162.05 ¥)
     -23.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 624.44 £
(87,149.65 ¥)
388.61 £
(54,236.80 ¥)
     -37.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,247.33 £
(174,084.13 ¥)
1,187.54 £
(165,739.93 ¥)
     -4.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 963.09 £
(134,414.28 ¥)
735.52 £
(102,653.75 ¥)
     -23.63 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 451.65 £
(63,034.58 ¥)
654.50 £
(91,345.05 ¥)
     +44.91 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 282.32 £
(39,402.45 ¥)
316.12 £
(44,119.29 ¥)
     +11.97 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,777.08 £
(248,019.20 ¥)
1,988.21 £
(277,485.56 ¥)
     +11.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.26 1.28      -60.78 %
Last update: August 2017August 2017
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Currency: GBP