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Average net salary (After tax)

Osaka
Los Angeles

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osa
Lax
Outside city centre
Osa
Lax

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osa
Lax
Outside city centre
Osa
Lax

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osa
Lax
Outside city centre
Osa
Lax

Mortgage rates

Osaka
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Osaka
Los Angeles

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osa
Lax

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Osa
Lax

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osa
Lax

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osa
Lax

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Osaka
Los Angeles

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osa
Lax
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Osa
Lax
White bread 500g
Osa
Lax
Eggs 12
Osa
Lax
White rice 1kg
Osa
Lax

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Osaka
Los Angeles

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Osa
Lax
Beef round 1kg
Osa
Lax
Local cheese 1kg
Osa
Lax

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osa
Lax
Lettuce 1 head
Osa
Lax
Tomatoes 1kg
Osa
Lax

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osa
Lax
Oranges 1 head
Osa
Lax
Bananas 1kg
Osa
Lax

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Osaka
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Osaka are 17.14% higher than in Los Angeles

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osa
Lax
Market 0.5L bottle
Osa
Lax

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osa
Lax
Market 0.33L bottle
Osa
Lax

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Osaka
5
Los Angeles

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osa
Lax

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Osa
Lax

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Osa
Lax
1 pair men's leather shoes
Osa
Lax

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Osaka
$15.33
Los Angeles
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osa $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth