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Osaka vs Brisbane
Osa vs Bne

Average net salary (After tax)

Brisbane
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bne
Osa
Outside city centre
Bne
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bne
Osa
Outside city centre
Bne
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Bne
Osa
Outside city centre
Bne
Osa

Mortgage rates

Brisbane
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Brisbane
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Bne
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Bne
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Bne
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Bne
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Brisbane
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Bne
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Brisbane
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Bne
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Bne
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Bne
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Bne
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Bne
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Bne
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Brisbane
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Brisbane are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Bne
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Bne
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Bne
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Bne
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Brisbane
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Bne
Osa

Summer dress

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

Bne
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Brisbane
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Bne $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Bne $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth