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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 30.85% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 63.43% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 128.32% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 38.18% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 41.11% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 32.93% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.16 $)
24.19 A$
(18.00 $)
     +61.26 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(59.53 $)
107.50 A$
(80.00 $)
     +34.38 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.30 A$
(6.92 $)
10.75 A$
(8.00 $)
     +15.60 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(5.95 $)
8.06 A$
(6.00 $)
     +0.78 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(5.95 $)
9.74 A$
(7.25 $)
     +21.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.87 A$
(2.88 $)
5.66 A$
(4.21 $)
     +46.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.28 A$
(2.44 $)
2.58 A$
(1.92 $)
     -21.39 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.68 A$
(1.99 $)
2.30 A$
(1.71 $)
     -14.03 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.88 A$
(3.63 $)
5.45 A$
(4.06 $)
     +11.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 A$
(1.84 $)
4.29 A$
(3.19 $)
     +73.34 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 A$
(0.86 $)
3.57 A$
(2.66 $)
     +207.56 %
Eggs (12) 4.85 A$
(3.61 $)
4.82 A$
(3.59 $)
     -0.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.19 A$
(3.12 $)
7.55 A$
(5.62 $)
     +80.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.87 A$
(3.62 $)
7.53 A$
(5.60 $)
     +54.52 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.11 A$
(4.55 $)
9.38 A$
(6.98 $)
     +53.42 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.72 A$
(1.28 $)
3.53 A$
(2.63 $)
     +105.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.31 A$
(0.98 $)
1.28 A$
(0.95 $)
     -2.59 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.44 A$
(1.07 $)
3.57 A$
(2.66 $)
     +148.29 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.01 A$
(1.50 $)
3.55 A$
(2.64 $)
     +76.70 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(0.90 $)
1.94 A$
(1.45 $)
     +61.40 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 A$
(0.81 $)
2.11 A$
(1.57 $)
     +94.34 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.36 A$
(1.75 $)
3.14 A$
(2.34 $)
     +33.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.41 A$
(1.79 $)
2.45 A$
(1.82 $)
     +1.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.16 $)
20.16 A$
(15.00 $)
     +34.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.02 A$
(3.73 $)
2.90 A$
(2.16 $)
     -42.14 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.36 A$
(3.99 $)
4.03 A$
(3.00 $)
     -24.86 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(18.60 $)
17.71 A$
(13.18 $)
     -29.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 A$
(2.83 $)
3.70 A$
(2.75 $)
     -2.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 134.00 A$
(99.72 $)
156.55 A$
(116.50 $)
     +16.83 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$
(2.98 $)
3.36 A$
(2.50 $)
     -16.01 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.61 A$
(1.94 $)
3.70 A$
(2.75 $)
     +41.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(25.36 $)
40.31 A$
(30.00 $)
     +18.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.83 A$
(3.59 $)
3.47 A$
(2.58 $)
     -28.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(18,224.44 $)
30,907.40 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +26.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.15 A$
(132.57 $)
174.10 A$
(129.56 $)
     -2.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 A$
(0.19 $)
0.17 A$
(0.13 $)
     -33.66 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.40 A$
(51.64 $)
70.35 A$
(52.35 $)
     +1.37 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.80 A$
(51.20 $)
103.06 A$
(76.69 $)
     +49.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.52 A$
(18.25 $)
54.03 A$
(40.21 $)
     +120.34 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(14.88 $)
20.16 A$
(15.00 $)
     +0.79 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 93.87 A$
(69.85 $)
69.41 A$
(51.65 $)
     -26.06 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.85 A$
(46.03 $)
52.41 A$
(39.00 $)
     -15.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.06 A$
(99.02 $)
114.13 A$
(84.93 $)
     -14.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 143.93 A$
(107.11 $)
161.00 A$
(119.81 $)
     +11.86 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,637.98 A$
(1,218.92 $)
3,938.98 A$
(2,931.23 $)
     +140.48 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,235.42 A$
(919.35 $)
2,395.23 A$
(1,782.43 $)
     +93.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,159.66 A$
(2,351.29 $)
7,690.94 A$
(5,723.27 $)
     +143.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,959.47 A$
(1,458.16 $)
4,137.08 A$
(3,078.64 $)
     +111.13 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 704.54 A$
(524.29 $)
1,837.80 A$
(1,367.62 $)
     +160.85 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 536.50 A$
(399.24 $)
1,187.78 A$
(883.90 $)
     +121.40 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,516.88 A$
(3,361.27 $)
4,950.93 A$
(3,684.28 $)
     +9.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.70 4.00      -15.06 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
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