Tokyo is the most expensive city in the world according to the Economist Intelligence Unit 2013 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey. Zurich was at the top of the list last year, but Tokyo has resumed its place as the world’s most expensive city. This is no surprise as the Japanese capital has been the world’s most expensive city for all but a handful of the last 20 years.
Other countries on the top ten list are France, Singapore and Norway. Japan has the two most expensive cities in the world, with Australia and Switzerland both having two cities each in the top ten list.
The top 10 most expensive cities in the world from the latest Worldwide Cost of Living Survey are:
Source: The Economist Intelligence Unit