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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 30.56% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 63.12% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 127.61% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 35.98% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 41.83% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 32.14% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.21 $)
24.09 A$
(18.00 $)
     +60.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(59.77 $)
107.08 A$
(80.00 $)
     +33.85 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.97 A$
(7.45 $)
10.71 A$
(8.00 $)
     +7.35 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(5.98 $)
8.03 A$
(6.00 $)
     +0.39 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(5.98 $)
9.37 A$
(7.00 $)
     +17.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.90 A$
(2.91 $)
5.67 A$
(4.23 $)
     +45.41 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.31 A$
(2.47 $)
2.55 A$
(1.91 $)
     -22.79 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.68 A$
(2.00 $)
2.29 A$
(1.71 $)
     -14.55 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.99 A$
(3.73 $)
5.45 A$
(4.07 $)
     +9.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.43 A$
(1.82 $)
4.33 A$
(3.24 $)
     +78.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.14 A$
(0.85 $)
3.58 A$
(2.68 $)
     +214.99 %
Eggs (12) 4.89 A$
(3.66 $)
4.92 A$
(3.68 $)
     +0.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.33 A$
(3.23 $)
8.15 A$
(6.09 $)
     +88.33 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.80 A$
(3.59 $)
7.59 A$
(5.67 $)
     +58.02 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.15 A$
(4.60 $)
9.13 A$
(6.82 $)
     +48.49 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(1.27 $)
3.50 A$
(2.62 $)
     +106.66 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.33 A$
(0.99 $)
1.24 A$
(0.92 $)
     -6.62 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.45 A$
(1.08 $)
3.71 A$
(2.77 $)
     +156.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.99 A$
(1.48 $)
3.49 A$
(2.61 $)
     +75.84 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 A$
(0.88 $)
1.99 A$
(1.49 $)
     +68.61 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.07 A$
(0.80 $)
2.01 A$
(1.50 $)
     +88.74 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 A$
(1.77 $)
3.18 A$
(2.37 $)
     +33.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.37 A$
(1.77 $)
2.61 A$
(1.95 $)
     +10.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.21 $)
20.08 A$
(15.00 $)
     +33.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.99 A$
(3.73 $)
2.99 A$
(2.23 $)
     -40.17 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.24 A$
(3.91 $)
3.91 A$
(2.92 $)
     -25.28 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(18.68 $)
17.74 A$
(13.25 $)
     -29.06 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 A$
(2.84 $)
3.68 A$
(2.75 $)
     -3.13 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135.00 A$
(100.86 $)
155.94 A$
(116.50 $)
     +15.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.14 $)
3.35 A$
(2.50 $)
     -20.33 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.61 A$
(1.95 $)
3.71 A$
(2.78 $)
     +42.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(25.46 $)
40.16 A$
(30.00 $)
     +17.83 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.80 A$
(3.59 $)
3.46 A$
(2.59 $)
     -27.89 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(18,296.60 $)
30,785.50 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +25.71 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,021.00 A$
(16,452.00 $)
25,431.50 A$
(19,000.00 $)
     +15.49 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.17 A$
(127.13 $)
172.60 A$
(128.95 $)
     +1.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 A$
(0.19 $)
0.17 A$
(0.13 $)
     -31.65 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.72 A$
(52.09 $)
69.54 A$
(51.96 $)
     -0.25 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.61 A$
(50.51 $)
103.78 A$
(77.53 $)
     +53.50 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.75 A$
(18.49 $)
50.80 A$
(37.95 $)
     +105.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(14.94 $)
20.08 A$
(15.00 $)
     +0.39 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 95.11 A$
(71.06 $)
69.27 A$
(51.75 $)
     -27.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.96 A$
(46.29 $)
52.26 A$
(39.04 $)
     -15.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 132.87 A$
(99.27 $)
113.62 A$
(84.88 $)
     -14.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 144.77 A$
(108.16 $)
162.86 A$
(121.67 $)
     +12.49 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,645.18 A$
(1,229.13 $)
3,908.71 A$
(2,920.22 $)
     +137.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,251.15 A$
(934.74 $)
2,408.78 A$
(1,799.61 $)
     +92.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,125.47 A$
(2,335.05 $)
7,745.89 A$
(5,786.99 $)
     +147.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,995.65 A$
(1,490.96 $)
4,185.07 A$
(3,126.68 $)
     +109.71 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 709.72 A$
(530.24 $)
1,819.57 A$
(1,359.41 $)
     +156.38 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 544.23 A$
(406.60 $)
1,190.07 A$
(889.11 $)
     +118.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,470.88 A$
(3,340.21 $)
4,948.91 A$
(3,697.35 $)
     +10.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.70 3.99      -15.26 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
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