Cost of living in Sendai (Japan) is 17% more expensive than in Akron, Ohio (United States)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 262 prices entered by 30 different people.
For example, you would need at least $3,507 (¥375,714) in Sendai to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $3,000 in Akron, Ohio.