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春のホリデイコース 2018/4 Spring Holiday Course / What are prices like in Japan?

The prices for various items are show in the list below. These prices are the averages and are not exact. They are meant to be used as estimates.

Food JPY USD GBP Euro
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000 10 6 7
Meal, Mid-range Restaurant 3,000 30 18 21
Meal, McDonalds Combo, 650 6.5 3.8 4.6
Soft drink, canned 130 1.3 0.8 0.9
Soft drink, bottled 180 1.8 1.1 1.3
Mineral water 1.5 litre bottle 160 1.6 1 1.1
Savoury snacks 1 bag (potato crisps) 150 1.5 0.9 1
Instant noodles, 1 cup 150 1.5 0.9 1
Instant noodles, 5pack 400 4 2.3 2.8
Rice, white 1kg 500 5 2.92 3.5
Chicken breast, 1kg 900 9 5.3 6.3
Eggs, 12 pack 210 2.1 1.2 1.5
Lettuce, 1 head 200 2 1.2 1.4
Apples, 1kg 500 5 3 3.5
Monthly expenses
Rent, 1 bedroom apartment 60000 600 350 424
Rent, 1 room, apartment share 40000 400 230 283
Utilities (Electricity, Water, Garbage) 7000 70 41 50
Internet, optic fiber 5000 50 29 35
Mobile, basic 3000 30 18 21
Mobile, with unlimited data plan 9000 90 53 64

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