Japanese asked what it is they think is too expensive in Japan compared to overseas yield a ranking unlikely to dismiss any stereotypes about urban life in Japan…
3. Delivery pizza
4. University fees
5. Highway tolls
8. Mobile phones/packet charges
9. Foreign brands
Aside from the fact that Japan’s taxes are some of the lowest in the developed world, a list Japanese and non-Japanese alike are unlikely to find fault with – although being a survey of commoners the extreme prices of Japanese games and anime do not feature.