Canberra vs Chiba - Cost of Living Comparison

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Canberra Chiba
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2505
$1173
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$5551
$3145
🏠 One person rent
$1584
$489
🏘️ Family rent
$2540
$989
🍽️ Food expenses
$631
$367
🚐 Transport expenses
$136
$206
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2822
$1930
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
24 km
🎓 Higher education
30
91
😀 Quality of life
81
78
🏙️ Population
381K
975K

The cost of living in Canberra is 113% more expensive than in Chiba. Cities ranked 692nd and 4497th ($2505 vs $1173) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 33rd in Australia and Japan, respectively. Check Australia vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Canberra compared to 1.6 months in Chiba. Canberra ranked 7th best city to live in Australia vs Chiba ranked 42nd in Japan, while ranked 355th and 487th among best cities to live in the world.

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Canberra Chiba
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$32.8
$5.64
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$38.7
$41.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.82
$4.96
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$8.82
$2.91
 Cappuccino
$3.77
$2.89
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.79
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1607
$482
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1296
$354
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2730
$839
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2105
$835
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$155
$81.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$239
$125
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$70.6
$27.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.46%
1.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$8187
$4837
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6881
$2740
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.92
$2.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$117
$94.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.3
$27.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.36
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.77
$1.39
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.43
$1.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.17
$3.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.48
$1.8
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$7.53
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.02
$5.99
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.8
$6.81
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.43
$4.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$2.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.55
$3.72
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
$3.66
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.63
$2.76
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
$2.17
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.54
$0.59
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.79
$1.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.1
$7.83
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.19
$2.2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$25.9
$3.32
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.73
$10.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.54
$4.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.96
$2.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.97
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$67.4
$55.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.6
$8.74
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$51
$67.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$16
$20.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$97.9
$41.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$136
$52.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1868
$485
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15089
$14883

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$1720
161 km or 100 mi Wagga Wagga
$1460
187 km or 116 mi Wollongong
$1441
212 km or 132 mi Bathurst
$1613
223 km or 139 mi Orange
$1617
235 km or 146 mi Blacktown
$1635
238 km or 148 mi Parramatta
$1883
243 km or 151 mi Kellyville
$1798
247 km or 154 mi Sydney
$2708
261 km or 162 mi Dee Why
$2018
303 km or 188 mi Griffith
$1648
341 km or 212 mi Dubbo
$1417
357 km or 222 mi Shepparton
$1684
358 km or 222 mi Newcastle
$1472
397 km or 246 mi Traralgon
$1725
448 km or 278 mi Pakenham
$1734
454 km or 282 mi Berwick
$1733
459 km or 285 mi Dandenong
$1694
464 km or 288 mi Cranbourne
$1708
466 km or 289 mi South Yarra
$1715
466 km or 290 mi Bendigo
$1321
466 km or 290 mi Melbourne
$2419
470 km or 292 mi Sunbury
$1756
477 km or 297 mi Frankston
$1728
485 km or 302 mi Melton
$1711
488 km or 303 mi Tarneit
$1665
489 km or 304 mi Hoppers Crossing
$1681
531 km or 330 mi Geelong
$1683
535 km or 332 mi Ballarat
$1331
554 km or 344 mi Port Macquarie
$1704
583 km or 362 mi Armidale
$1529
649 km or 403 mi Mildura
$1469
669 km or 415 mi Coffs Harbour
$1487
684 km or 425 mi Warrnambool
$1649
698 km or 434 mi Devonport
$1820
706 km or 438 mi Launceston
$1724
796 km or 495 mi Mount Gambier
$1624
852 km or 529 mi Byron Bay
$1872
858 km or 533 mi Hobart
$2296
902 km or 560 mi Toowoomba
$1542

Cities near Chiba

Distance City Cost of living
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Yotsukaido
$1047
11 km or 6.9 mi Narashino
$1111
11 km or 7.1 mi Ichihara
$1082
14 km or 8.5 mi Yachiyo
$1074
15 km or 9.3 mi Funabashi
$1233
18 km or 11 mi Sakura
$1040
19 km or 12 mi Urayasu
$1066
20 km or 13 mi Ichikawa
$997
21 km or 13 mi Shisui
$1013
21 km or 13 mi Yachimata
$1025
22 km or 13 mi Kamagaya
$1042
22 km or 13 mi Shiroi
$1046
22 km or 14 mi Oamishirasato
$1045
23 km or 14 mi Sodegaura
$1059
24 km or 15 mi Togane
$1040
26 km or 16 mi Mobara
$1050
26 km or 16 mi Tomisato
$1007
26 km or 16 mi Inzai
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Hirai
$1051
27 km or 17 mi Matsudo
$1125
28 km or 18 mi Narita
$998
28 km or 18 mi Sanmu
$1032
30 km or 18 mi Sakae
$1008
30 km or 19 mi Kisarazu
$1066
30 km or 19 mi Abiko
$1047
31 km or 19 mi Kashiwa
$1142
33 km or 20 mi Misato
$1045
34 km or 21 mi Nagareyama
$1074
34 km or 21 mi Yashio
$1041
35 km or 22 mi Kimitsu
$1062
35 km or 22 mi Toride
$1010
36 km or 22 mi Ryugasaki
$991
37 km or 23 mi Soka
$1068
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki-ku
$979
37 km or 23 mi Yokoshibahikari
$1029
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki
$1059
38 km or 24 mi Tokyo
$1535
40 km or 25 mi Futtsu
$1068
40 km or 25 mi Yoshikawa
$1058
41 km or 25 mi Moriya
$1000