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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Perth Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 3.30% higher than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 10.57% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Perth are 31.47% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 32.04% higher than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Perth are 6.68% higher than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 0.36% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$ 25.00 A$      +56.25 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$ 100.00 A$      +25.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$ 10.00 A$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 7.00 A$ 9.25 A$      +32.14 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 8.00 A$ 9.00 A$      +12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.74 A$ 4.46 A$      +19.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.08 A$ 3.24 A$      +5.38 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.49 A$ 2.75 A$      +10.25 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.60 A$ 5.71 A$      -13.44 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.66 A$ 2.63 A$      -1.09 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.33 A$ 1.51 A$      +13.49 %
Eggs (12) 4.72 A$ 4.96 A$      +5.04 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.90 A$ 4.59 A$      -6.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.99 A$ 5.61 A$      +12.44 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.90 A$ 7.83 A$      -0.86 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.82 A$ 1.93 A$      +5.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.43 A$ 2.06 A$      +44.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.48 A$ 1.92 A$      +30.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.08 A$ 2.04 A$      -2.16 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.39 A$ 1.31 A$      -6.28 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 A$ 1.30 A$      +17.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.41 A$ 2.17 A$      -10.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.75 A$ 3.18 A$      +15.54 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 19.99 A$ 15.00 A$      -24.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.13 A$ 6.28 A$      +22.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.84 A$ 6.88 A$      +17.65 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 22.00 A$ 25.00 A$      +13.64 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$ 3.65 A$      -8.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 160.00 A$ 100.00 A$      -37.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 A$ 5.00 A$      +38.89 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.23 A$ 2.99 A$      -29.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 58.00 A$ 49.00 A$      -15.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.22 A$ 4.93 A$      -5.48 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$ 24,744.50 A$      -1.02 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.71 A$ 209.64 A$      +17.31 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.75 A$ 0.35 A$      -53.06 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.83 A$ 74.51 A$      +8.25 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.82 A$ 68.35 A$      -0.68 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.64 A$ 18.93 A$      -12.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 A$ 18.00 A$      -5.26 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.32 A$ 98.97 A$      -4.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 73.62 A$ 70.30 A$      -4.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 136.00 A$ 138.20 A$      +1.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 147.92 A$ 139.37 A$      -5.78 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,356.07 A$ 1,772.14 A$      -24.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,693.62 A$ 1,379.98 A$      -18.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,621.30 A$ 2,891.85 A$      -37.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,885.61 A$ 1,876.25 A$      -34.98 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,185.65 A$ 729.39 A$      -38.48 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 761.69 A$ 544.14 A$      -28.56 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,655.91 A$ 4,148.59 A$      -10.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.83 4.66      -3.54 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:476232
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: AUD