Cost of Living in Japan

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 34.29 R$ 19.05-50.75
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 190.51 R$ 121.81-359.91
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 26.67 R$ 24.77-30.48
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 17.15 R$ 9.53-30.48
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.96 R$ 13.34-35.53
Cappuccino (regular) 16.37 R$ 7.62-24.77
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.64 R$ 4.19-11.43
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.22 R$ 3.81-6.48
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 27.69 R$ 20.19-36.06
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.35 R$ 4.15-15.55
Rice (white), (1 lb) 8.82 R$ 5.18-17.28
Eggs (regular) (12) 9.16 R$ 5.94-12.80
Local Cheese (1 lb) 31.21 R$ 13.83-86.41
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 15.56 R$ 6.91-25.92
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 42.21 R$ 20.74-86.07
Apples (1 lb) 12.73 R$ 5.31-25.92
Banana (1 lb) 5.88 R$ 3.46-17.28
Oranges (1 lb) 10.86 R$ 5.18-27.65
Tomato (1 lb) 10.89 R$ 5.18-17.28
Potato (1 lb) 7.73 R$ 3.46-16.94
Onion (1 lb) 5.91 R$ 2.59-10.37
Lettuce (1 head) 7.13 R$ 3.81-9.84
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.75 R$ 3.39-7.62
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 39.05 R$ 22.86-76.20
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 10.86 R$ 7.24-17.15
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 13.78 R$ 9.14-19.05
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.96 R$ 19.05-30.48
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 8.38 R$ 6.48-12.19
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 347.11 R$ 190.51-685.84
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 22.86 R$ 18.29-28.58
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.74 R$ 15.33-36.79
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 114.31 R$ 76.20-182.89
Gasoline (1 gallon) 23.39 R$ 19.47-24.75
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 106,685.50 R$ 95,254.91-129,546.67
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 85,515.48 R$ 76,203.93-95,254.91
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 839.68 R$ 485.80-1,511.38
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.50 R$ 0.38-2.29
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 178.17 R$ 133.36-247.66
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 322.97 R$ 190.51-457.22
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 100.56 R$ 38.10-152.41
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 68.58 R$ 57.15-83.82
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,929.51 R$ 1,143.06-3,810.20
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 62,442.88 R$ 36,577.88-99,065.10
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 231.92 R$ 95.25-381.02
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 166.00 R$ 76.20-304.82
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 304.62 R$ 190.51-457.22
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 461.67 R$ 228.61-838.24
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,872.42 R$ 2,286.12-7,620.39
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,389.17 R$ 1,524.08-4,572.24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,128.57 R$ 3,810.20-17,145.88
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,596.15 R$ 2,667.14-9,525.49
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,135.64 R$ 1,769.88-5,202.42
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,751.31 R$ 1,061.93-3,539.76
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 12,569.97 R$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.42 0.88-2.50

Prices in Japan

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