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Osaka vs Toronto
Osa vs Tor

Average net salary (After tax)

Toronto
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Osa
Outside city centre
Tor
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tor
Osa
Outside city centre
Tor
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Tor
Osa
Outside city centre
Tor
Osa

Mortgage rates

Toronto
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Toronto
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Tor
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Tor
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Tor
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Tor
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Toronto
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Tor
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Toronto
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Tor
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Tor
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Tor
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Tor
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Tor
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Tor
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Toronto
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Toronto are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Tor
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Tor
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Tor
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Tor
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Toronto
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Tor
Osa

Summer dress

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

Tor
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Toronto
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Tor $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth