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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Christchurch Reverse

You would need around 5,827.88NZ$ (5,263.94A$) in Christchurch to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,000.00A$ in Perth (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Christchurch are 17.34% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Christchurch are 24.80% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Christchurch are 39.39% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Christchurch are 12.91% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Christchurch are 10.78% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Christchurch is 36.23% lower than in Perth

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  Perth  Christchurch      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$     17.16 A$      -14.19 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$     90.32 A$      -9.68 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     9.03 A$      +0.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 9.00 A$     6.32 A$      -29.75 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 9.00 A$     6.55 A$      -27.24 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.34 A$     3.91 A$      -9.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.16 A$     2.66 A$      -15.90 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.74 A$     2.10 A$      -23.43 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.65 A$     2.06 A$      +25.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.14 A$     2.03 A$      -35.27 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.83 A$     2.45 A$      -13.39 %
Eggs (12) 4.68 A$     3.38 A$      -27.84 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.03 A$     9.16 A$      -16.99 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.65 A$     14.10 A$      +11.44 %
Apples (1kg) 4.36 A$     3.33 A$      -23.50 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.05 A$     3.84 A$      -5.17 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     5.42 A$      +10.19 %
Potato (1kg) 2.72 A$     2.24 A$      -17.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.29 A$     2.00 A$      -12.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.62 A$     1.86 A$      -29.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.25 A$     12.19 A$      -29.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.38 A$     2.71 A$      -49.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.20 A$     2.47 A$      -52.45 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     18.06 A$      -9.68 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.89 A$      -27.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 144.00 A$     90.32 A$      -37.28 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.85 A$     2.62 A$      -45.99 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 A$     2.62 A$      +30.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.90 A$     56.90 A$      +16.37 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.51 A$     1.97 A$      +30.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 A$     36,129.36 A$      +29.03 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 271.84 A$     122.06 A$      -55.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.94 A$     0.45 A$      -52.77 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.09 A$     70.32 A$      -3.79 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 77.54 A$     65.48 A$      -15.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.56 A$     9.03 A$      -63.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.45 A$      -19.71 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 107.60 A$     90.17 A$      -16.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 75.88 A$     54.19 A$      -28.58 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 156.31 A$     111.40 A$      -28.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 156.12 A$     97.70 A$      -37.42 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,131.81 A$     1,165.17 A$      -45.34 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,452.43 A$     912.68 A$      -37.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,618.78 A$     1,914.86 A$      -47.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,242.91 A$     1,732.29 A$      -22.77 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,050.82 A$     3,612.94 A$      -55.12 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,473.08 A$     3,470.68 A$      -36.59 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,608.66 A$     2,210.03 A$      -52.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.83     5.78      -0.80 %
 
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