Japan is 1.7% cheaper than Greece.

If you lived in Japan instead of Greece, you would:

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pay 30.9% less for restaurants

 
Greece
Japan
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.81
€13.81
$6.59
¥1,060
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.01
€8.41
$4.91
¥791
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.97
€1.84
$1.01
¥163

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pay 50.8% more for groceries

 
Greece
Japan
Bread
1 loaf
$1.36
€1.27
$1.40
¥226
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.52
€6.09
$5.54
¥892
Milk (1 gallon) $6.06
€5.65
$5.14
¥827

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pay 11.1% more for transportation

 
Greece
Japan
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.81
€7.28
$4.17
¥672
Monthly public transit pass $41.23
€38.46
$60.62
¥9,755
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,791.92
€25,924.89
$21,439.97
¥3,449,797

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pay 16.1% less for housing

 
Greece
Japan
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$31.73
€29.60
$33.46
¥5,384
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $529.13
€493.58
$480.50
¥77,315
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $406.38
€379.08
$321.68
¥51,760

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pay 15.4% more for childcare

 
Greece
Japan
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $350.75
€327.19
$240.59
¥38,713
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,658.30
€6,211.00
$10,805.94
¥1,738,729

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pay 6.8% less for entertainment and sports

 
Greece
Japan
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.23
€3.94
$2.60
¥419
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.51
€3.28
$2.74
¥441
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.98
€4.65
$3.86
¥622

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pay 35.2% less for clothing

 
Greece
Japan
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$83.80
€78.17
$38.65
¥6,220
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.12
€38.36
$25.96
¥4,177
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$86.78
€80.95
$52.99
¥8,526

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