Spain is 1.8% cheaper than Japan.

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

pay 58.0% more for restaurants

 
Japan
Spain
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.64
¥752
$11.33
€9.94
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.32
¥603
$7.79
€6.83
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.08
¥122
$1.86
€1.63

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pay 37.6% less for groceries

 
Japan
Spain
Bread
1 loaf
$1.56
¥177
$1.05
€0.92
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.01
¥794
$5.33
€4.67
Milk (1 gallon) $5.26
¥595
$3.14
€2.76

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pay 15.4% less for transportation

 
Japan
Spain
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.49
¥509
$6.07
€5.33
Monthly public transit pass $75.58
¥8,559
$38.58
€33.83
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $21,025.34
¥2,381,141
$21,470.28
€18,827.31

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pay 7.8% more for housing

 
Japan
Spain
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$34.37
¥3,892
$40.74
€35.73
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $640.91
¥72,584
$646.42
€566.85
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $410.96
¥46,541
$522.31
€458.01

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pay 17.7% less for childcare

 
Japan
Spain
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $315.99
¥35,786
$330.89
€290.16
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,371.30
¥1,287,812
$6,816.46
€5,977.36

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pay 22.4% less for entertainment and sports

 
Japan
Spain
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.07
¥348
$2.43
€2.13
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.02
¥342
$1.70
€1.49
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.06
¥459
$5.18
€4.55

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pay 14.6% more for clothing

 
Japan
Spain
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$48.57
¥5,501
$73.17
€64.16
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.18
¥3,418
$30.09
€26.39
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$63.64
¥7,208
$71.32
€62.54

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