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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Christchurch Reverse

You would need around 5,819.83NZ$ (5,291.66A$) in Christchurch to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,000.00A$ in Perth (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Christchurch are 16.88% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Christchurch are 24.40% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Christchurch are 39.10% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Christchurch are 12.31% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Christchurch are 10.42% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Christchurch is 36.10% lower than in Perth

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  Perth  Christchurch      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$     17.28 A$      -13.62 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$     90.92 A$      -9.08 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     9.09 A$      +1.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 9.00 A$     6.36 A$      -29.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 9.00 A$     6.59 A$      -26.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.34 A$     3.94 A$      -9.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.15 A$     2.68 A$      -14.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.73 A$     2.11 A$      -22.57 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.65 A$     2.07 A$      +25.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.14 A$     2.04 A$      -34.86 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.83 A$     2.38 A$      -16.15 %
Eggs (12) 4.66 A$     3.38 A$      -27.47 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.00 A$     9.22 A$      -16.17 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.67 A$     14.19 A$      +12.05 %
Apples (1kg) 4.41 A$     3.36 A$      -23.88 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.05 A$     3.86 A$      -4.53 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     5.45 A$      +10.92 %
Potato (1kg) 2.72 A$     2.25 A$      -17.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.30 A$     2.02 A$      -12.50 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.63 A$     1.87 A$      -28.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.50 A$     12.27 A$      -29.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.38 A$     2.73 A$      -49.30 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.20 A$     2.49 A$      -52.13 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     18.18 A$      -9.08 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.91 A$      -27.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 144.00 A$     90.92 A$      -36.86 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$     2.64 A$      -47.26 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 A$     2.64 A$      +31.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.90 A$     57.28 A$      +17.14 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.98 A$      +30.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 A$     36,369.85 A$      +29.89 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 271.84 A$     122.88 A$      -54.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.94 A$     0.45 A$      -52.45 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.18 A$     70.79 A$      -3.27 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 77.54 A$     65.92 A$      -14.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.54 A$     9.09 A$      -62.96 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.55 A$      -19.18 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 108.12 A$     90.77 A$      -16.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 74.88 A$     54.55 A$      -27.15 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 156.16 A$     112.14 A$      -28.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 154.68 A$     98.35 A$      -36.42 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,131.81 A$     1,172.93 A$      -44.98 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,458.33 A$     920.61 A$      -36.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,632.98 A$     1,927.60 A$      -46.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,242.91 A$     1,743.82 A$      -22.25 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,050.82 A$     3,636.98 A$      -54.82 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,473.08 A$     3,493.78 A$      -36.16 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,605.60 A$     2,224.74 A$      -51.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.83     5.74      -1.48 %
 
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