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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and Canada 

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 23.14% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 29.06% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in Canada are 40.86% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 23.84% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in Canada are 14.63% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 0.08% higher than in Australia

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  Australia  Canada      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     12.71 A$      -25.24 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     58.66 A$      -26.67 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.50 A$     7.82 A$      -7.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.48 A$     4.89 A$      -24.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     5.87 A$      -21.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.93 A$     3.55 A$      -9.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.04 A$     1.81 A$      -40.47 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.58 A$     1.61 A$      -37.67 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.56 A$     1.97 A$      +26.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.93 A$     2.68 A$      -8.47 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.87 A$     3.58 A$      +24.89 %
Eggs (12) 4.30 A$     3.17 A$      -26.24 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.17 A$     11.54 A$      +13.51 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.21 A$     12.17 A$      +8.63 %
Apples (1kg) 4.07 A$     3.24 A$      -20.41 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.51 A$     3.25 A$      -7.36 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.91 A$     3.32 A$      -32.39 %
Potato (1kg) 2.90 A$     1.97 A$      -32.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.43 A$     1.70 A$      -30.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.69 A$     2.01 A$      -25.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     14.67 A$      -2.23 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.82 A$     2.82 A$      -41.53 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.25 A$     3.26 A$      -37.98 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 18.50 A$     10.27 A$      -44.51 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     2.93 A$      -26.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 A$     86.04 A$      -28.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 A$     3.42 A$      -12.26 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.09 A$     1.80 A$      -14.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.10 A$     32.13 A$      -33.21 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.28 A$      -15.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     21,802.51 A$      -20.69 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 214.96 A$     154.66 A$      -28.05 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.88 A$     0.31 A$      -64.95 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.90 A$     47.77 A$      -27.52 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.80 A$     49.65 A$      -26.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.46 A$     19.82 A$      +1.85 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.50 A$     11.73 A$      -32.96 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.97 A$     57.02 A$      -44.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.99 A$     42.87 A$      -39.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 146.00 A$     98.56 A$      -32.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.55 A$     104.19 A$      -23.13 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,795.56 A$     1,045.36 A$      -41.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,329.15 A$     810.89 A$      -38.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,180.30 A$     1,745.80 A$      -45.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,044.46 A$     1,335.45 A$      -34.68 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,440.88 A$     4,101.11 A$      -44.88 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,962.97 A$     2,872.02 A$      -42.13 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,265.52 A$     3,028.40 A$      -29.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.98     3.46      -42.12 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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