Cost of Living Comparison

SHP
COMPARED TO
JPY
If you lived in Japan instead of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $7.42
¥840
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $6.14
¥695
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.34
¥152
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.03
¥117

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $2.14
¥242
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $9.00
¥1,019
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $6.53
¥739
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $1.95
¥221
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $3.50
¥396
Apples (1 lb) ?? $3.16
¥358
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $1.35
¥153
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $2.67
¥302
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $2.55
¥289
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $1.57
¥178
Onions (1 lb) ?? $1.14
¥129

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $4.92
¥557
Monthly public transit pass ?? $103.43
¥11,713
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $23,566.38
¥2,668,916
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $30.87
¥3,496

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $43.56
¥4,933
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $670.40
¥75,923
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $463.85
¥52,532
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $148.57
¥16,826

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $437.73
¥49,573
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $12,146.82
¥1,375,640

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $3.88
¥440
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $3.66
¥415
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $4.69
¥531
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $80.80
¥9,151
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $15.74
¥1,783

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Japan help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $61.16
¥6,927
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $36.56
¥4,140
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $76.40
¥8,653
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $97.05
¥10,991

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Japan - Cost of clothing
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