Ashgabat vs Kawasaki - Cost of Living Comparison

Ashgabat Kawasaki
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1233
$1105
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2878
$3201
🏠 One person rent
$531
$446
🏘️ Family rent
$949
$1172
🍽️ Food expenses
$540
$366
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$191
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$562
$3389
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
7
99
😀 Quality of life
30
86
🏙️ Population
828K
1.54M

The cost of living in Ashgabat is 12% more expensive than in Kawasaki. Cities ranked 4068th and 4446th ($1233 vs $1105) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 58th in Turkmenistan and Japan, respectively. Check Turkmenistan vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Ashgabat compared to 3.1 months in Kawasaki. Ashgabat ranked 1st best city to live in Turkmenistan vs Kawasaki ranked 8th in Japan, while ranked 8436th and 220th among best cities to live in the world.

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Ashgabat Kawasaki
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$18.8
$5.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$68.6
$26.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$5.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.1
$3.63
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$2.6
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$4.55
$1.06
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$635
$526
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$386
$258
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$933
$1060
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$807
$959
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.5
$110
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.1
$168
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$54.5
$24.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.97%
1.14%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3243
$4592
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2384
$3058
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.14
$1.07
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11.4
$45.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.27
$29
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.36
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.43
$1.54
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.9
$1.56
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.1
$3.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.5
$1.96
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.3
$9.81
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.26
$6.54
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.4
$18.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$4.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.08
$2.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
$3.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
$3.07
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$2.3
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.08
$1.31
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.2
$11.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.99
$2.06
🚬 Cigarette pack
$18.9
$4.53
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.65
$9.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.82
$4.06
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.02
$1.25
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.79
$1.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$50.9
$59.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$19.2
$14.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.2
$36.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.43
$16.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$80
$31
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.6
$57
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$22.7
$230
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4395
$16454

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Distance City Cost of living
12 km or 7.2 mi Anau
$1366
95 km or 59 mi Quchan
$687
99 km or 61 mi Baherden
$1362
107 km or 66 mi Bojnord
$540
197 km or 123 mi Nishapur
$640
203 km or 126 mi Sabzevar
$638
212 km or 132 mi Mashhad
$658
294 km or 183 mi Gonbad-e Kavus
$531
302 km or 187 mi Kashmar
$687
306 km or 190 mi Mary
$1305
307 km or 191 mi Torbat-e Heydarieh
$687
344 km or 213 mi Shahrud
$688
361 km or 224 mi Torbat-e Jam
$717
367 km or 228 mi Gorgan
$558
451 km or 280 mi Dasoguz
$1316
469 km or 291 mi Turkmenabat
$1331
496 km or 308 mi Sari
$568
513 km or 318 mi Nukus
$397
516 km or 321 mi Qaem Shahr
$693
517 km or 321 mi Semnan
$690
524 km or 325 mi Herat
$375
528 km or 328 mi Babol
$450
558 km or 347 mi Amol
$504
561 km or 349 mi Bukhara
$379
570 km or 354 mi Birjand
$691
634 km or 394 mi Pardis
$686
654 km or 406 mi Qarshi
$404
657 km or 408 mi Pakdasht
$694
660 km or 410 mi Golestan
$696
667 km or 414 mi Sheberghan
$326
668 km or 415 mi Qarchak
$694
668 km or 415 mi Tehran
$833
670 km or 417 mi Varamin
$836
671 km or 417 mi Ray
$693
693 km or 431 mi Qods
$699
694 km or 431 mi Eslamshahr
$636
695 km or 432 mi Nasimshahr
$695
700 km or 435 mi Shahriar
$696
701 km or 435 mi Karaj
$792
703 km or 437 mi Fardis
$689

Cities near Kawasaki

Distance City Cost of living
1.5 km or 0.9 mi Kawasaki-ku
$1085
11 km or 6.9 mi Yokohama
$1555
17 km or 11 mi Komae
$1052
19 km or 12 mi Tokyo
$1778
21 km or 13 mi Chofu
$1083
22 km or 14 mi Yamato
$1083
22 km or 14 mi Inagi
$1048
22 km or 14 mi Mitaka
$1074
23 km or 14 mi Machida
$1131
24 km or 15 mi Urayasu
$1068
25 km or 15 mi Hirai
$1050
25 km or 16 mi Sodegaura
$1050
25 km or 16 mi Kisarazu
$1059
25 km or 16 mi Musashino
$1058
26 km or 16 mi Kamakura
$1112
26 km or 16 mi Tama
$1059
26 km or 16 mi Ayase
$1049
26 km or 16 mi Fuchu
$1094
27 km or 17 mi Zama
$1054
27 km or 17 mi Zushi
$1045
27 km or 17 mi Koganei
$1054
27 km or 17 mi Fujisawa
$1044
27 km or 17 mi Nishitokyo
$1078
28 km or 17 mi Futtsu
$1050
28 km or 17 mi Kimitsu
$1049
29 km or 18 mi Ebina
$1055
29 km or 18 mi Hayama
$1047
30 km or 19 mi Yokosuka
$1154
30 km or 19 mi Kunitachi
$1048
30 km or 19 mi Kokubunji
$1050
31 km or 19 mi Wako
$1052
31 km or 19 mi Sagamihara
$1178
31 km or 19 mi Higashikurume
$1051
31 km or 19 mi Ichikawa
$1093
31 km or 19 mi Kodaira
$1076
32 km or 20 mi Atsugi
$1174
32 km or 20 mi Tachikawa
$1070
32 km or 20 mi Funabashi
$1238
32 km or 20 mi Kawaguchi
$1084
33 km or 20 mi Hino
$1073