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Osaka vs Seattle
Osa vs Sea

Average net salary (After tax)

Seattle
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sea
Osa
Outside city centre
Sea
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sea
Osa
Outside city centre
Sea
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sea
Osa
Outside city centre
Sea
Osa

Mortgage rates

Seattle
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Seattle
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sea
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Sea
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sea
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sea
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Seattle
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sea
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Seattle
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sea
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Sea
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Sea
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sea
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Sea
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Sea
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Seattle
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Seattle are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sea
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Sea
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sea
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Sea
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Seattle
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sea
Osa

Summer dress

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

Sea
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Seattle
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sea $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sea $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth