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Osaka vs Chenmai
Osa vs Che

Average net salary (After tax)

Chenmai
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Che
Osa
Outside city centre
Che
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Che
Osa
Outside city centre
Che
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Che
Osa
Outside city centre
Che
Osa

Mortgage rates

Chenmai
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Chenmai
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Che
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Che
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Che
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Che
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Chenmai
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Che
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Chenmai
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Che
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Che
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Che
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Che
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Che
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Che
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Chenmai
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Chenmai are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Che
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Che
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Che
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Che
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Chenmai
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Che
Osa

Summer dress

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

Che
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Chenmai
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Che $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Che $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth