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Osaka vs New York
Osa vs Nyc

Average net salary (After tax)

New York
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Nyc
Osa
Outside city centre
Nyc
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Nyc
Osa
Outside city centre
Nyc
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Nyc
Osa
Outside city centre
Nyc
Osa

Mortgage rates

New York
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

New York
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Nyc
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Nyc
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Nyc
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Nyc
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

New York
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Nyc
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

New York
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Nyc
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Nyc
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Nyc
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Nyc
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Nyc
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Nyc
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

New York
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in New York are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Nyc
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Nyc
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Nyc
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Nyc
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

New York
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Nyc
Osa

Summer dress

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

Nyc
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

New York
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth