Cost of living in Bergen (Norway) is 20% 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 234 prices entered by 18 different people.
For example, you would need at least ¥304,729 (kr 23,887) in Bergen to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ¥254,000 in Akita.