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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 34.94% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 71.09% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 143.21% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 43.78% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 44.46% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 32.29% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(10.73 $)
25.16 A$
(18.00 $)
     +67.75 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(57.23 $)
111.83 A$
(80.00 $)
     +39.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$
(6.44 $)
11.18 A$
(8.00 $)
     +24.26 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(5.72 $)
8.39 A$
(6.00 $)
     +4.84 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(5.72 $)
10.48 A$
(7.50 $)
     +31.05 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.84 A$
(2.75 $)
5.93 A$
(4.24 $)
     +54.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.27 A$
(2.34 $)
2.65 A$
(1.90 $)
     -19.02 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.70 A$
(1.93 $)
2.38 A$
(1.70 $)
     -12.04 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.95 A$
(3.54 $)
5.68 A$
(4.06 $)
     +14.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.39 A$
(1.71 $)
4.51 A$
(3.22 $)
     +88.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.13 A$
(0.81 $)
3.72 A$
(2.66 $)
     +227.47 %
Eggs (12) 4.84 A$
(3.46 $)
4.99 A$
(3.57 $)
     +3.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.25 A$
(3.04 $)
7.88 A$
(5.64 $)
     +85.55 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.78 A$
(3.42 $)
7.69 A$
(5.50 $)
     +60.82 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.18 A$
(4.42 $)
9.23 A$
(6.60 $)
     +49.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(1.22 $)
3.58 A$
(2.56 $)
     +110.73 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.32 A$
(0.94 $)
1.31 A$
(0.94 $)
     -0.17 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.41 A$
(1.01 $)
3.69 A$
(2.64 $)
     +161.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.01 A$
(1.43 $)
3.55 A$
(2.54 $)
     +76.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(0.86 $)
1.88 A$
(1.35 $)
     +56.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 A$
(0.77 $)
2.23 A$
(1.59 $)
     +107.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.31 A$
(1.65 $)
3.35 A$
(2.40 $)
     +45.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.30 A$
(1.65 $)
2.50 A$
(1.79 $)
     +8.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(10.73 $)
20.97 A$
(15.00 $)
     +39.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.86 A$
(3.48 $)
2.82 A$
(2.02 $)
     -41.94 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.32 A$
(3.81 $)
4.08 A$
(2.92 $)
     -23.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(17.88 $)
18.33 A$
(13.11 $)
     -26.69 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 A$
(2.72 $)
3.84 A$
(2.75 $)
     +1.16 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 133.00 A$
(95.14 $)
162.86 A$
(116.50 $)
     +22.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$
(2.86 $)
3.49 A$
(2.50 $)
     -12.63 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.62 A$
(1.88 $)
3.84 A$
(2.75 $)
     +46.55 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(24.38 $)
41.94 A$
(30.00 $)
     +23.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.86 A$
(3.48 $)
3.62 A$
(2.59 $)
     -25.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(17,519.14 $)
32,151.70 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +31.29 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176.86 A$
(126.52 $)
176.25 A$
(126.08 $)
     -0.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 A$
(0.19 $)
0.18 A$
(0.13 $)
     -31.54 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.29 A$
(49.56 $)
72.69 A$
(52.00 $)
     +4.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.31 A$
(48.15 $)
109.16 A$
(78.09 $)
     +62.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.75 A$
(17.71 $)
57.07 A$
(40.82 $)
     +130.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(14.31 $)
20.97 A$
(15.00 $)
     +4.84 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 95.11 A$
(68.04 $)
72.48 A$
(51.85 $)
     -23.79 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.79 A$
(44.20 $)
53.76 A$
(38.46 $)
     -13.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.32 A$
(96.09 $)
119.17 A$
(85.25 $)
     -11.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.00 A$
(103.72 $)
166.73 A$
(119.27 $)
     +14.99 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,633.17 A$
(1,168.30 $)
4,146.77 A$
(2,966.43 $)
     +153.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,238.83 A$
(886.21 $)
2,532.60 A$
(1,811.72 $)
     +104.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,135.28 A$
(2,242.85 $)
8,247.33 A$
(5,899.80 $)
     +163.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,939.50 A$
(1,387.44 $)
4,399.08 A$
(3,146.92 $)
     +126.82 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 737.14 A$
(527.32 $)
2,302.64 A$
(1,647.22 $)
     +212.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 561.44 A$
(401.63 $)
1,356.93 A$
(970.69 $)
     +141.69 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,401.93 A$
(3,148.96 $)
5,099.67 A$
(3,648.09 $)
     +15.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.75 4.03      -15.22 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
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