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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 26.29% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 58.69% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 123.02% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 33.54% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 36.24% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 30.09% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.42 $)
23.65 A$
(18.00 $)
     +57.68 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(60.88 $)
105.12 A$
(80.00 $)
     +31.40 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(7.61 $)
10.51 A$
(8.00 $)
     +5.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(6.09 $)
7.88 A$
(6.00 $)
     -1.45 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(6.09 $)
9.20 A$
(7.00 $)
     +14.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.90 A$
(2.97 $)
5.59 A$
(4.25 $)
     +43.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.29 A$
(2.51 $)
2.56 A$
(1.95 $)
     -22.15 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.71 A$
(2.06 $)
2.27 A$
(1.73 $)
     -16.28 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.85 A$
(3.69 $)
5.32 A$
(4.05 $)
     +9.66 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.40 A$
(1.83 $)
4.17 A$
(3.18 $)
     +73.65 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.15 A$
(0.87 $)
3.42 A$
(2.60 $)
     +198.05 %
Eggs (12) 4.96 A$
(3.77 $)
4.82 A$
(3.67 $)
     -2.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.31 A$
(3.28 $)
7.82 A$
(5.95 $)
     +81.38 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.83 A$
(3.68 $)
7.24 A$
(5.51 $)
     +49.79 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.37 A$
(4.85 $)
8.45 A$
(6.43 $)
     +32.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.71 A$
(1.30 $)
3.46 A$
(2.63 $)
     +102.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.29 A$
(0.99 $)
1.32 A$
(1.00 $)
     +1.63 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.41 A$
(1.08 $)
3.64 A$
(2.77 $)
     +157.76 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.01 A$
(1.53 $)
3.29 A$
(2.50 $)
     +63.49 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(0.91 $)
1.95 A$
(1.49 $)
     +64.22 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.07 A$
(0.82 $)
1.95 A$
(1.48 $)
     +81.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 A$
(1.82 $)
2.91 A$
(2.21 $)
     +21.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.37 A$
(1.81 $)
2.60 A$
(1.98 $)
     +9.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.42 $)
19.71 A$
(15.00 $)
     +31.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.04 A$
(3.84 $)
2.87 A$
(2.18 $)
     -43.15 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.23 A$
(3.98 $)
3.66 A$
(2.79 $)
     -29.98 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(19.03 $)
17.08 A$
(13.00 $)
     -31.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 A$
(2.89 $)
3.61 A$
(2.75 $)
     -4.91 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 136.49 A$
(103.88 $)
153.08 A$
(116.50 $)
     +12.15 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(3.20 $)
3.28 A$
(2.50 $)
     -21.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.61 A$
(1.99 $)
3.65 A$
(2.78 $)
     +39.69 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(25.94 $)
39.42 A$
(30.00 $)
     +15.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 A$
(3.63 $)
3.40 A$
(2.59 $)
     -28.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(18,638.10 $)
30,221.42 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +23.40 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,818.90 A$
(16,605.26 $)
25,753.91 A$
(19,600.00 $)
     +18.03 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 169.93 A$
(129.33 $)
168.10 A$
(127.93 $)
     -1.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.29 A$
(0.22 $)
0.17 A$
(0.13 $)
     -41.55 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.79 A$
(53.12 $)
68.61 A$
(52.21 $)
     -1.70 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.23 A$
(51.93 $)
102.32 A$
(77.87 $)
     +49.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.58 A$
(18.71 $)
49.87 A$
(37.95 $)
     +102.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(15.22 $)
19.71 A$
(15.00 $)
     -1.45 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 95.85 A$
(72.95 $)
67.74 A$
(51.55 $)
     -29.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.13 A$
(48.04 $)
50.02 A$
(38.07 $)
     -20.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.20 A$
(102.13 $)
111.47 A$
(84.84 $)
     -16.94 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 147.64 A$
(112.36 $)
159.61 A$
(121.47 $)
     +8.11 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,665.27 A$
(1,267.35 $)
3,827.97 A$
(2,913.27 $)
     +129.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,255.10 A$
(955.19 $)
2,360.50 A$
(1,796.46 $)
     +88.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,101.47 A$
(2,360.37 $)
7,620.41 A$
(5,799.51 $)
     +145.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,026.82 A$
(1,542.51 $)
4,141.58 A$
(3,151.95 $)
     +104.34 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 742.43 A$
(565.02 $)
1,786.23 A$
(1,359.41 $)
     +140.59 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 550.70 A$
(419.11 $)
1,168.27 A$
(889.11 $)
     +112.14 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,421.53 A$
(3,365.01 $)
4,905.47 A$
(3,733.30 $)
     +10.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.67 3.99      -14.68 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:543684
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