Congo vs Japan cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Congo

Supermarket prices in Congo
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 2.43 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 9.53 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.27 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.22 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 16.98 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.21 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 27.56 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.86 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.51 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.46 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.73 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.03 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.83 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.91 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.22 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 10.2 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.84 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.89 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.92 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Congo
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 15.22 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 11.88 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 38.41 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.82 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.19 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.48 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.97 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.91 (USD)

Shopping prices in Congo
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 191.65 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 177.61 (USD)
High quality jeans 38.93 (USD)
womens summer dress 69.43 (USD)

Transportation in Congo
Taxi minimum charge 1.75 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.46 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 4.37 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.48 (USD)
One month pass 29.11 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.32 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 33264 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 31497 (USD)

Rent prices in Congo
1 bedroom flat in city center 1233 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2224 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 1530 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1107 (USD)
Square meter in city center 10266 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 1652 (USD)

Home and utilities in Congo
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 200 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 231 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.26 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Congo
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 309 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 11025 (USD)

Gym and activities in Congo
Gym monthly membership cost 109.98 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 26.95 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 9.9 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Congo
Average monthly net salary 864 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 16.16 %

Cost of living in Japan

Supermarket prices in Japan
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.75 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 5.63 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.39 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.12 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 17.93 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.22 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 21.28 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.79 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.38 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.95 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.74 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.57 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.86 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.82 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.16 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 11.69 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.65 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.27 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 4.73 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Japan
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 6.74 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 7.96 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 46.8 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.52 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.21 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.81 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.72 (USD)

Shopping prices in Japan
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 79.69 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 107.63 (USD)
High quality jeans 62.37 (USD)
womens summer dress 41.57 (USD)

Transportation in Japan
Taxi minimum charge 5.63 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 3.89 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 29.56 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.93 (USD)
One month pass 94.52 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.37 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 24575 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 20707 (USD)

Rent prices in Japan
1 bedroom flat in city center 818 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1747 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 551 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1084 (USD)
Square meter in city center 9158 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 4946 (USD)

Home and utilities in Japan
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 210 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 45 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.38 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Japan
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 472 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 16552 (USD)

Gym and activities in Japan
Gym monthly membership cost 81.26 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 26.62 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 16.85 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Japan
Average monthly net salary 2483 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.58 %