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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 10.51% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 16.60% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 29.26% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 12.00% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 7.53% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 20.04% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     13.47 A$      -20.76 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     71.84 A$      -10.20 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     8.98 A$      -0.22 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.29 A$      -3.29 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.18 A$      -4.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     3.80 A$      -4.25 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     2.70 A$      -11.36 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     2.58 A$      +0.75 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.51 A$     2.25 A$      +48.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.93 A$     2.32 A$      -20.89 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     2.33 A$      -19.11 %
Eggs (12) 4.36 A$     3.95 A$      -9.55 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.18 A$     9.29 A$      -8.79 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     14.09 A$      +24.99 %
Apples (1kg) 4.20 A$     3.13 A$      -25.36 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.69 A$     3.05 A$      -17.32 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.93 A$     5.00 A$      +1.48 %
Potato (1kg) 2.96 A$     2.21 A$      -25.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     2.07 A$      -12.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.52 A$     2.14 A$      -15.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.47 A$      -10.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.85 A$     3.23 A$      -33.35 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.36 A$     2.83 A$      -47.26 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     16.16 A$      -19.18 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.05 A$      -23.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     107.76 A$      -13.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.69 A$      -32.65 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.51 A$      +17.50 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     53.88 A$      +7.76 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.95 A$      +27.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,441.43 A$     28,735.98 A$      +4.72 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 216.89 A$     159.97 A$      -26.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.89 A$     0.54 A$      -40.10 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.10 A$     79.22 A$      +16.32 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.83 A$     67.31 A$      +0.70 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.54 A$     15.27 A$      -21.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.37 A$      -20.18 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.57 A$     98.43 A$      -3.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.35 A$     57.51 A$      -19.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.85 A$     134.06 A$      -6.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.19 A$     129.86 A$      -3.23 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,774.35 A$     1,205.98 A$      -32.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,271.35 A$     944.06 A$      -25.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,057.46 A$     2,029.85 A$      -33.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,005.29 A$     1,556.04 A$      -22.40 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,574.43 A$     3,970.05 A$      -47.59 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,850.57 A$     2,737.94 A$      -43.55 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,361.91 A$     2,908.90 A$      -33.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.68     5.83      +2.66 %
 
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