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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and New York, NY Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 25.70% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 58.59% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 124.36% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 32.61% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 35.95% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 28.30% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.50 $)
23.49 A$
(18.00 $)
     +56.59 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(61.31 $)
104.39 A$
(80.00 $)
     +30.49 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(7.66 $)
10.44 A$
(8.00 $)
     +4.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(6.13 $)
7.83 A$
(6.00 $)
     -2.13 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(6.13 $)
9.13 A$
(7.00 $)
     +14.18 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.88 A$
(2.97 $)
5.52 A$
(4.23 $)
     +42.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.24 A$
(2.48 $)
2.53 A$
(1.94 $)
     -21.88 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.68 A$
(2.05 $)
2.20 A$
(1.69 $)
     -17.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.77 A$
(3.66 $)
5.28 A$
(4.04 $)
     +10.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.35 A$
(1.80 $)
4.33 A$
(3.32 $)
     +84.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(0.93 $)
3.42 A$
(2.62 $)
     +181.31 %
Eggs (12) 4.99 A$
(3.82 $)
4.92 A$
(3.77 $)
     -1.33 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.33 A$
(3.31 $)
8.09 A$
(6.20 $)
     +87.01 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.77 A$
(3.65 $)
7.22 A$
(5.53 $)
     +51.48 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.45 A$
(4.95 $)
7.76 A$
(5.95 $)
     +20.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(1.30 $)
3.39 A$
(2.60 $)
     +99.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.28 A$
(0.98 $)
1.41 A$
(1.08 $)
     +10.18 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.43 A$
(1.10 $)
3.80 A$
(2.92 $)
     +166.04 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.99 A$
(1.52 $)
3.26 A$
(2.49 $)
     +63.86 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(0.92 $)
1.98 A$
(1.51 $)
     +64.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.07 A$
(0.82 $)
1.80 A$
(1.38 $)
     +68.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$
(1.81 $)
2.79 A$
(2.14 $)
     +17.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.34 A$
(1.79 $)
2.63 A$
(2.01 $)
     +12.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.50 $)
19.57 A$
(15.00 $)
     +30.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.05 A$
(3.87 $)
2.77 A$
(2.12 $)
     -45.09 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.15 A$
(3.94 $)
3.64 A$
(2.79 $)
     -29.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(19.16 $)
16.96 A$
(13.00 $)
     -32.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.90 A$
(2.99 $)
3.59 A$
(2.75 $)
     -7.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 137.00 A$
(104.99 $)
152.02 A$
(116.50 $)
     +10.96 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.22 $)
3.26 A$
(2.50 $)
     -22.33 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.64 A$
(2.02 $)
3.62 A$
(2.78 $)
     +37.20 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(26.12 $)
39.15 A$
(30.00 $)
     +14.87 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.71 A$
(3.61 $)
3.28 A$
(2.51 $)
     -30.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(18,767.72 $)
30,012.70 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +22.55 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,154.93 A$
(16,978.26 $)
27,139.31 A$
(20,798.00 $)
     +22.50 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.38 A$
(121.38 $)
165.46 A$
(126.80 $)
     +4.47 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 A$
(0.24 $)
0.16 A$
(0.12 $)
     -51.26 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.13 A$
(52.98 $)
69.02 A$
(52.89 $)
     -0.17 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.00 A$
(51.34 $)
102.05 A$
(78.20 $)
     +52.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.14 A$
(18.50 $)
48.22 A$
(36.95 $)
     +99.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(15.33 $)
19.57 A$
(15.00 $)
     -2.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.78 A$
(72.63 $)
67.16 A$
(51.47 $)
     -29.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.20 A$
(47.66 $)
50.38 A$
(38.61 $)
     -19.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.07 A$
(101.97 $)
111.02 A$
(85.08 $)
     -16.57 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 143.72 A$
(110.14 $)
158.24 A$
(121.27 $)
     +10.11 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,671.36 A$
(1,280.83 $)
3,827.78 A$
(2,933.39 $)
     +129.02 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,235.69 A$
(946.96 $)
2,385.62 A$
(1,828.20 $)
     +93.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,054.91 A$
(2,341.11 $)
7,516.45 A$
(5,760.17 $)
     +146.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,006.81 A$
(1,537.91 $)
4,157.34 A$
(3,185.94 $)
     +107.16 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 722.07 A$
(553.35 $)
1,736.32 A$
(1,330.61 $)
     +140.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 530.43 A$
(406.49 $)
1,116.20 A$
(855.39 $)
     +110.43 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,443.41 A$
(3,405.17 $)
5,052.33 A$
(3,871.82 $)
     +13.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.60 3.99      -13.26 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:522671
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: AUD