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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 10.75% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 17.43% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 31.14% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 12.69% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 8.36% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 19.23% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     13.37 A$      -21.35 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     71.31 A$      -10.86 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.95 A$     8.91 A$      -0.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.24 A$      -4.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.13 A$      -4.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     3.78 A$      -4.97 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.06 A$     2.66 A$      -12.82 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     2.51 A$      -2.08 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.52 A$     2.22 A$      +46.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     2.29 A$      -21.66 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.90 A$     2.30 A$      -20.80 %
Eggs (12) 4.35 A$     3.97 A$      -8.60 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.21 A$     9.20 A$      -9.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.24 A$     13.87 A$      +23.37 %
Apples (1kg) 4.19 A$     3.09 A$      -26.38 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 A$     3.01 A$      -18.15 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.95 A$     5.07 A$      +2.53 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     2.21 A$      -25.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 A$     2.04 A$      -14.52 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     2.08 A$      -18.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.37 A$      -10.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.89 A$     3.27 A$      -33.04 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.34 A$     2.83 A$      -46.93 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     16.05 A$      -19.77 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.12 A$      -22.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     120.34 A$      -3.73 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.67 A$      -33.15 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.50 A$      +16.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     53.48 A$      +6.97 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.94 A$      +26.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     28,524.50 A$      +3.76 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 220.87 A$     159.66 A$      -27.72 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.91 A$     0.55 A$      -38.97 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.06 A$     79.04 A$      +16.12 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.93 A$     65.88 A$      -1.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.69 A$     15.15 A$      -23.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.26 A$      -20.77 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.52 A$     96.47 A$      -4.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.39 A$     56.86 A$      -20.35 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.16 A$     135.00 A$      -6.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.26 A$     131.99 A$      -2.42 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,782.61 A$     1,182.13 A$      -33.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,280.86 A$     938.56 A$      -26.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,138.26 A$     1,992.04 A$      -36.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,032.64 A$     1,558.34 A$      -23.33 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,719.37 A$     3,995.03 A$      -48.25 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,993.76 A$     2,759.63 A$      -44.74 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,395.77 A$     2,931.56 A$      -33.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.70     5.76      +0.94 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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