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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 25.28% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 58.47% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 124.42% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 34.34% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 33.32% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 32.67% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(11.48 $)
23.51 A$
(18.00 $)
     +56.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(61.25 $)
104.50 A$
(80.00 $)
     +30.62 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$
(6.89 $)
10.45 A$
(8.00 $)
     +16.11 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(6.12 $)
7.84 A$
(6.00 $)
     -2.03 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(6.12 $)
9.80 A$
(7.50 $)
     +22.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.84 A$
(2.94 $)
5.55 A$
(4.25 $)
     +44.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.28 A$
(2.51 $)
2.47 A$
(1.89 $)
     -24.78 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.66 A$
(2.03 $)
2.19 A$
(1.67 $)
     -17.68 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.97 A$
(3.80 $)
5.33 A$
(4.08 $)
     +7.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.41 A$
(1.85 $)
4.12 A$
(3.16 $)
     +70.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(0.91 $)
3.44 A$
(2.63 $)
     +189.35 %
Eggs (12) 4.84 A$
(3.71 $)
4.63 A$
(3.55 $)
     -4.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.23 A$
(3.24 $)
7.41 A$
(5.68 $)
     +75.31 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.89 A$
(3.74 $)
7.19 A$
(5.50 $)
     +46.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.20 A$
(4.74 $)
8.44 A$
(6.46 $)
     +36.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.71 A$
(1.31 $)
3.31 A$
(2.53 $)
     +93.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(1.05 $)
1.22 A$
(0.94 $)
     -10.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.41 A$
(1.08 $)
3.35 A$
(2.56 $)
     +137.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.02 A$
(1.55 $)
3.20 A$
(2.45 $)
     +58.49 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(0.91 $)
1.83 A$
(1.40 $)
     +53.13 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.07 A$
(0.82 $)
2.04 A$
(1.56 $)
     +90.34 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.31 A$
(1.77 $)
3.08 A$
(2.36 $)
     +33.72 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.24 A$
(1.72 $)
2.45 A$
(1.87 $)
     +9.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(11.48 $)
19.59 A$
(15.00 $)
     +30.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.80 A$
(3.67 $)
2.70 A$
(2.07 $)
     -43.71 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.17 A$
(3.96 $)
3.92 A$
(3.00 $)
     -24.16 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(19.14 $)
16.98 A$
(13.00 $)
     -32.08 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 A$
(2.91 $)
3.59 A$
(2.75 $)
     -5.47 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 A$
(101.06 $)
152.17 A$
(116.50 $)
     +15.28 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$
(3.06 $)
3.27 A$
(2.50 $)
     -18.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.66 A$
(2.03 $)
3.56 A$
(2.73 $)
     +34.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.14 A$
(26.14 $)
39.19 A$
(30.00 $)
     +14.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 A$
(3.75 $)
3.41 A$
(2.61 $)
     -30.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(18,749.04 $)
30,042.60 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +22.67 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.80 A$
(131.52 $)
166.21 A$
(127.25 $)
     -3.25 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 A$
(0.21 $)
0.18 A$
(0.14 $)
     -35.64 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.80 A$
(52.67 $)
67.78 A$
(51.89 $)
     -1.48 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.62 A$
(52.54 $)
102.17 A$
(78.22 $)
     +48.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.95 A$
(19.10 $)
51.02 A$
(39.06 $)
     +104.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.80 A$
(15.16 $)
19.59 A$
(15.00 $)
     -1.03 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.72 A$
(72.51 $)
67.48 A$
(51.66 $)
     -28.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.11 A$
(47.55 $)
51.02 A$
(39.06 $)
     -17.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.61 A$
(103.05 $)
110.94 A$
(84.93 $)
     -17.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 146.16 A$
(111.90 $)
154.03 A$
(117.92 $)
     +5.38 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,632.20 A$
(1,249.58 $)
3,867.72 A$
(2,961.05 $)
     +136.96 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,246.50 A$
(954.29 $)
2,351.68 A$
(1,800.40 $)
     +88.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,150.57 A$
(2,412.01 $)
7,640.14 A$
(5,849.14 $)
     +142.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,961.95 A$
(1,502.03 $)
4,074.47 A$
(3,119.33 $)
     +107.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 725.99 A$
(555.80 $)
2,152.87 A$
(1,648.19 $)
     +196.54 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 548.35 A$
(419.81 $)
1,247.61 A$
(955.14 $)
     +127.52 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,392.51 A$
(3,362.81 $)
4,687.01 A$
(3,588.28 $)
     +6.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.78 4.03      -15.74 %
Last update: April, 2016April, 2016
Contributors:495634
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