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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Christchurch Reverse

You would need around 5,819.05NZ$ (5,262.83A$) in Christchurch to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 7,000.00A$ in Perth (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Christchurch are 17.03% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Christchurch are 24.82% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Christchurch are 39.97% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Christchurch are 12.83% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Christchurch are 9.89% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Christchurch is 37.31% lower than in Perth

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  Perth  Christchurch      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$     17.18 A$      -14.08 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$     90.44 A$      -9.56 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.05 A$     8.59 A$      -5.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 9.00 A$     6.33 A$      -29.66 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 9.00 A$     6.56 A$      -27.14 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.34 A$     3.90 A$      -10.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.17 A$     2.66 A$      -16.08 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.74 A$     2.12 A$      -22.68 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.67 A$     2.06 A$      +23.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 3.17 A$     2.01 A$      -36.66 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.86 A$     2.46 A$      -14.10 %
Eggs (12) 4.63 A$     3.46 A$      -25.15 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.05 A$     9.28 A$      -15.98 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.74 A$     14.12 A$      +10.81 %
Apples (1kg) 4.36 A$     3.57 A$      -18.00 %
Oranges (1kg) 4.08 A$     3.84 A$      -5.83 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     5.42 A$      +10.23 %
Potato (1kg) 2.72 A$     2.24 A$      -17.58 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.27 A$     2.00 A$      -11.84 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     1.81 A$      -29.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 A$     12.21 A$      -28.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.32 A$     2.71 A$      -49.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.20 A$     2.48 A$      -52.38 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     18.09 A$      -9.56 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.89 A$      -27.65 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 144.00 A$     90.44 A$      -37.19 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$     2.62 A$      -47.54 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 A$     2.62 A$      +31.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.50 A$     56.98 A$      +17.48 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.98 A$      +30.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 A$     36,176.57 A$      +29.20 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 268.25 A$     122.22 A$      -54.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.96 A$     0.45 A$      -53.70 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.01 A$     68.40 A$      -6.31 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 78.17 A$     65.57 A$      -16.11 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.15 A$     9.04 A$      -64.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.47 A$      -19.61 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 107.60 A$     90.29 A$      -16.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 74.35 A$     54.26 A$      -27.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 155.36 A$     107.02 A$      -31.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 156.26 A$     94.19 A$      -39.72 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,136.54 A$     1,166.69 A$      -45.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,460.76 A$     913.87 A$      -37.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,651.10 A$     1,917.36 A$      -47.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,263.82 A$     1,693.06 A$      -25.21 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,172.91 A$     3,617.66 A$      -55.74 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,473.08 A$     3,475.21 A$      -36.50 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,694.89 A$     2,212.92 A$      -52.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.74     5.78      +0.68 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014August, 2014
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