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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 35.18% higher than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 70.49% higher than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 138.59% higher than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 45.04% higher than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 43.83% higher than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 31.78% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(10.64 $)
25.37 A$
(18.00 $)
     +69.16 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(56.75 $)
112.78 A$
(80.00 $)
     +40.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$
(6.38 $)
11.28 A$
(8.00 $)
     +25.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 8.00 A$
(5.67 $)
8.46 A$
(6.00 $)
     +5.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 A$
(5.67 $)
9.87 A$
(7.00 $)
     +23.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.84 A$
(2.73 $)
5.88 A$
(4.17 $)
     +53.03 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.21 A$
(2.28 $)
2.67 A$
(1.89 $)
     -17.04 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.61 A$
(1.85 $)
2.36 A$
(1.67 $)
     -9.53 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.10 A$
(3.62 $)
5.71 A$
(4.05 $)
     +11.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.35 A$
(1.67 $)
4.43 A$
(3.14 $)
     +88.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 A$
(0.82 $)
3.06 A$
(2.17 $)
     +164.22 %
Eggs (12) 4.83 A$
(3.42 $)
5.10 A$
(3.61 $)
     +5.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.18 A$
(2.96 $)
8.03 A$
(5.70 $)
     +92.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.78 A$
(3.39 $)
7.54 A$
(5.35 $)
     +57.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.01 A$
(4.26 $)
8.90 A$
(6.31 $)
     +48.08 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.72 A$
(1.22 $)
3.44 A$
(2.44 $)
     +100.25 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.43 A$
(1.02 $)
1.29 A$
(0.91 $)
     -10.21 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(0.97 $)
3.41 A$
(2.42 $)
     +148.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.99 A$
(1.41 $)
3.57 A$
(2.53 $)
     +78.90 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(0.84 $)
2.14 A$
(1.52 $)
     +80.54 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 A$
(0.75 $)
2.46 A$
(1.74 $)
     +133.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.30 A$
(1.63 $)
3.39 A$
(2.41 $)
     +47.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.13 A$
(1.51 $)
2.74 A$
(1.94 $)
     +28.48 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(10.64 $)
21.15 A$
(15.00 $)
     +40.97 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$
(3.45 $)
2.50 A$
(1.78 $)
     -48.56 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.15 A$
(3.65 $)
3.91 A$
(2.77 $)
     -24.12 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(17.73 $)
18.33 A$
(13.00 $)
     -26.70 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.76 A$
(2.67 $)
3.88 A$
(2.75 $)
     +3.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 131.02 A$
(92.94 $)
164.23 A$
(116.50 $)
     +25.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$
(2.84 $)
3.52 A$
(2.50 $)
     -11.89 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.64 A$
(1.87 $)
3.81 A$
(2.70 $)
     +44.21 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(24.18 $)
42.29 A$
(30.00 $)
     +24.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.00 A$
(3.55 $)
3.76 A$
(2.67 $)
     -24.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,995.00 A$
(17,730.72 $)
32,423.10 A$
(23,000.00 $)
     +29.72 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.23 A$
(132.82 $)
177.02 A$
(125.57 $)
     -5.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.30 A$
(0.21 $)
0.20 A$
(0.14 $)
     -33.98 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.21 A$
(47.67 $)
74.54 A$
(52.88 $)
     +10.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.78 A$
(48.79 $)
113.26 A$
(80.34 $)
     +64.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.94 A$
(16.28 $)
58.15 A$
(41.25 $)
     +153.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.50 A$
(13.83 $)
21.15 A$
(15.00 $)
     +8.44 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.04 A$
(68.84 $)
72.29 A$
(51.28 $)
     -25.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.19 A$
(43.41 $)
52.52 A$
(37.26 $)
     -14.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.77 A$
(94.89 $)
119.48 A$
(84.76 $)
     -10.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.15 A$
(102.97 $)
165.52 A$
(117.42 $)
     +14.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,641.06 A$
(1,164.12 $)
4,219.62 A$
(2,993.27 $)
     +157.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,275.16 A$
(904.56 $)
2,598.49 A$
(1,843.29 $)
     +103.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,347.24 A$
(2,374.44 $)
8,356.51 A$
(5,927.87 $)
     +149.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,967.76 A$
(1,395.87 $)
4,383.73 A$
(3,109.69 $)
     +122.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 735.58 A$
(521.80 $)
2,413.24 A$
(1,711.88 $)
     +228.08 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 571.08 A$
(405.11 $)
1,387.77 A$
(984.44 $)
     +143.01 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,357.35 A$
(3,090.98 $)
5,068.36 A$
(3,595.35 $)
     +16.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.86 4.01      -17.46 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
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