Chiba vs Nairobi - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Nairobi
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$716
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$1916
🏠 One person rent
$641
$280
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$603
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$241
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$138
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$460
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
91
69
😀 Quality of life
79
62
🏙️ Population
982K
5.55M

The cost of living in Chiba is 95% more expensive than in Nairobi. Cities ranked 2956th and 6447th ($1395 vs $716) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 1st in Japan and Kenya, respectively. Check Japan vs Kenya comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Chiba compared to 0.6 months in Nairobi. Chiba ranked 54th best city to live in Japan vs Nairobi ranked 1st in Kenya, while ranked 387th and 4840th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chiba Nairobi
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$3.72
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$25.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$5.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$2.07
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$2.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$0.55
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$349
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$159
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$891
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$405
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$32.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$49.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$50.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
12.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$4018
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$654
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$32.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.14
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$0.47
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$1.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$6.44
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$4.75
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$2.37
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$0.9
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$0.89
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$0.9
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$1.34
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$9.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$1.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$2.45
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$2.69
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$4.14
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$1.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$1.33
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$40.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$6.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$25
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$5.63
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$19.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$42.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$181
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$9355

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9.9 km or 6.2 mi Yotsukaido
$1023
11 km or 6.9 mi Narashino
$1038
11 km or 7.1 mi Ichihara
$1072
14 km or 8.5 mi Yachiyo
$1045
15 km or 9.3 mi Funabashi
$1170
18 km or 11 mi Sakura
$1041
19 km or 12 mi Urayasu
$1036
20 km or 13 mi Ichikawa
$1069
21 km or 13 mi Shisui
$1023
21 km or 13 mi Yachimata
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Kamagaya
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Shiroi
$1019
22 km or 14 mi Oamishirasato
$1020
23 km or 14 mi Sodegaura
$1024
24 km or 15 mi Togane
$1022
26 km or 16 mi Mobara
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Tomisato
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Inzai
$1025
26 km or 16 mi Hirai
$1019
27 km or 17 mi Matsudo
$1170
28 km or 18 mi Narita
$1073
28 km or 18 mi Sanmu
$1019
30 km or 18 mi Sakae
$1025
30 km or 19 mi Kisarazu
$1024
30 km or 19 mi Abiko
$1024
31 km or 19 mi Kashiwa
$999
33 km or 20 mi Misato
$1031
34 km or 21 mi Nagareyama
$1046
34 km or 21 mi Yashio
$1025
35 km or 22 mi Kimitsu
$1024
35 km or 22 mi Toride
$1027
36 km or 22 mi Ryugasaki
$1020
37 km or 23 mi Soka
$1061
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki-ku
$1054
37 km or 23 mi Yokoshibahikari
$1021
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki
$1133
38 km or 24 mi Tokyo
$1698
40 km or 25 mi Futtsu
$1020
40 km or 25 mi Yoshikawa
$1020
41 km or 25 mi Moriya
$1025

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Distance City Cost of living
40 km or 25 mi Thika
$414
56 km or 35 mi Machakos
$384
139 km or 87 mi Nakuru
$462
175 km or 109 mi Meru
$422
232 km or 144 mi Arusha
$591
235 km or 146 mi Moshi
$675
263 km or 164 mi Eldoret
$445
265 km or 165 mi Kisumu
$494
316 km or 196 mi Mumias
$443
367 km or 228 mi Tororo
$491
394 km or 245 mi Mbale
$469
425 km or 264 mi Malindi
$350
441 km or 274 mi Mombasa
$599
444 km or 276 mi Jinja
$405
456 km or 284 mi Mwanza
$555
491 km or 305 mi Tanga
$599
501 km or 311 mi Kira Town
$486
503 km or 313 mi Kampala
$637
507 km or 315 mi Entebbe
$516
564 km or 351 mi Dodoma
$656
603 km or 375 mi Stone Town
$636
604 km or 375 mi Zanzibar
$854
623 km or 387 mi Morogoro
$653
671 km or 417 mi Dar es Salaam
$796
674 km or 419 mi Gulu
$433
741 km or 461 mi Muyinga
$481
751 km or 467 mi Byumba
$668
755 km or 469 mi Kigali
$677
769 km or 478 mi Ruyigi
$481
778 km or 483 mi Kasese
$410
794 km or 494 mi Nyanza
$584
796 km or 495 mi Bunia
$886
798 km or 496 mi Ruhengeri
$600
798 km or 496 mi Ngozi
$481
799 km or 496 mi Butare
$578
801 km or 498 mi Gitega
$473
811 km or 504 mi Rutana
$482
813 km or 505 mi Arua
$470
835 km or 519 mi Kibuye
$663
841 km or 523 mi Beni
$869