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Wellington vs Osaka
Wlg vs Osa

Average net salary (After tax)

Osaka
Wellington

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osa
Wlg
Outside city centre
Osa
Wlg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osa
Wlg
Outside city centre
Osa
Wlg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osa
Wlg
Outside city centre
Osa
Wlg

Mortgage rates

Osaka
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Osaka
Wellington

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osa
Wlg

Mobile phone data

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

Osa
Wlg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osa
Wlg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osa
Wlg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Osaka
Wellington

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osa
Wlg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Osaka
Wellington

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osa
Wlg
Lettuce 1 head
Osa
Wlg
Tomatoes 1kg
Osa
Wlg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osa
Wlg
Oranges 1 head
Osa
Wlg
Bananas 1kg
Osa
Wlg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Osaka
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Osaka are 17.14% higher than in Wellington

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osa
Wlg
Market 0.5L bottle
Osa
Wlg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osa
Wlg
Market 0.33L bottle
Osa
Wlg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Osaka
5
Wellington

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osa
Wlg

Summer dress

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

Osa
Wlg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Osaka
$15.33
Wellington
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osa $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osa $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth