Cost of living in Aarau (Switzerland) is 21% more expensive than in Akita (Japan)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 53 prices entered by 10 different people.
For example, you would need at least ¥316,776 (CHF 2,795) in Aarau to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ¥261,000 in Akita.