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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 6.24% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 13.42% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 28.36% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 5.05% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 2.77% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 18.21% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.50 A$     14.18 A$      -14.07 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     80.34 A$      +0.43 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     9.45 A$      +5.02 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.62 A$      +1.79 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.90 A$     7.56 A$      -4.28 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.99 A$     4.02 A$      +0.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.07 A$     2.83 A$      -7.80 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     2.73 A$      +6.16 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.51 A$     2.39 A$      +58.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.94 A$     2.42 A$      -17.62 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.91 A$     2.48 A$      -14.70 %
Eggs (12) 4.39 A$     4.19 A$      -4.50 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.20 A$     9.66 A$      -5.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.28 A$     14.90 A$      +32.09 %
Apples (1kg) 4.25 A$     3.33 A$      -21.61 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.77 A$     3.27 A$      -13.42 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.93 A$     5.28 A$      +7.00 %
Potato (1kg) 2.99 A$     2.34 A$      -21.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     2.21 A$      -6.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 A$     2.27 A$      -9.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     14.18 A$      -5.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     3.58 A$      -26.51 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.39 A$     3.02 A$      -44.02 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     17.49 A$      -12.57 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.31 A$      -17.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     113.43 A$      -9.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.84 A$      -29.11 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.65 A$      +23.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     47.26 A$      -5.48 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     2.05 A$      +33.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     30,246.71 A$      +10.03 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 217.67 A$     175.96 A$      -19.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.96 A$     0.54 A$      -43.83 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.93 A$     85.10 A$      +23.46 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.45 A$     70.16 A$      +2.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.18 A$     16.13 A$      -20.06 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     15.12 A$      -15.98 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 102.13 A$     104.33 A$      +2.15 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.34 A$     57.98 A$      -17.57 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.70 A$     141.74 A$      -2.05 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.88 A$     139.15 A$      +3.16 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,794.90 A$     1,241.07 A$      -30.86 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,270.32 A$     950.42 A$      -25.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,091.07 A$     2,072.46 A$      -32.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,014.71 A$     1,623.63 A$      -19.41 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,582.27 A$     4,311.25 A$      -43.14 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,737.45 A$     2,865.23 A$      -39.52 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,351.66 A$     3,081.33 A$      -29.19 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.63     5.87      +4.26 %
 
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