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Tokyo vs Hobart
Tyo vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Tokyo

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Tyo
Outside city centre
Hba
Tyo

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Tyo
Outside city centre
Hba
Tyo

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Tyo
Outside city centre
Hba
Tyo

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Tokyo
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Tokyo

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Tyo

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Tyo

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Tyo

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Tyo

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Tokyo

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Tyo
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Hba
Tyo
White bread 500g
Hba
Tyo
Eggs 12
Hba
Tyo
White rice 1kg
Hba
Tyo

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Tokyo

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Hba
Tyo
Beef round 1kg
Hba
Tyo
Local cheese 1kg
Hba
Tyo

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Tyo
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Tyo
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Tyo

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Tyo
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Tyo
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Tyo

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Tokyo
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Tokyo

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Tyo
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Tyo

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Tyo
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Tyo

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Tokyo

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Tyo

Summer dress

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

Hba
Tyo

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Hba
Tyo
1 pair men's leather shoes
Hba
Tyo

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Tokyo
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Tyo $4,070.74/mth