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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and Canada 

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 23.51% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 29.36% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in Canada are 41.04% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 24.17% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in Canada are 14.98% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 0.25% higher than in Australia

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  Australia  Canada      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     12.64 A$      -25.63 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     58.35 A$      -27.06 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.50 A$     7.78 A$      -8.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.43 A$     4.86 A$      -24.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     5.83 A$      -22.20 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.93 A$     3.53 A$      -10.27 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.04 A$     1.80 A$      -40.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.58 A$     1.60 A$      -38.15 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.56 A$     1.95 A$      +25.45 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.93 A$     2.66 A$      -9.17 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.86 A$     3.55 A$      +23.76 %
Eggs (12) 4.30 A$     3.15 A$      -26.56 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.16 A$     11.45 A$      +12.76 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.19 A$     12.10 A$      +8.19 %
Apples (1kg) 4.05 A$     3.22 A$      -20.49 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.51 A$     3.24 A$      -7.67 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.90 A$     3.30 A$      -32.62 %
Potato (1kg) 2.90 A$     1.94 A$      -33.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.42 A$     1.69 A$      -30.35 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.68 A$     2.00 A$      -25.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     14.59 A$      -2.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.82 A$     2.80 A$      -41.98 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.22 A$     3.25 A$      -37.71 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 18.50 A$     10.21 A$      -44.80 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.92 A$      -27.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 A$     85.58 A$      -28.68 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 A$     3.40 A$      -12.73 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.06 A$     1.79 A$      -13.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.10 A$     31.96 A$      -33.56 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.27 A$      -16.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     21,686.46 A$      -21.11 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 214.30 A$     153.20 A$      -28.51 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.88 A$     0.31 A$      -65.22 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.91 A$     47.48 A$      -27.97 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.18 A$     49.28 A$      -27.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.59 A$     19.68 A$      +0.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.50 A$     11.67 A$      -33.32 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 102.37 A$     56.82 A$      -44.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.99 A$     42.67 A$      -39.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 145.69 A$     97.95 A$      -32.77 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.81 A$     103.77 A$      -23.60 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,796.79 A$     1,040.68 A$      -42.08 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,326.61 A$     806.33 A$      -39.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,173.59 A$     1,737.44 A$      -45.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,041.23 A$     1,327.83 A$      -34.95 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,440.88 A$     4,079.28 A$      -45.18 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,962.97 A$     2,856.67 A$      -42.44 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,243.96 A$     3,005.23 A$      -29.19 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.99     3.46      -42.24 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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