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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 9.86% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 16.69% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 30.63% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 11.10% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 7.62% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 18.71% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.50 A$     13.54 A$      -17.96 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     72.20 A$      -9.75 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.95 A$     9.03 A$      +0.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.32 A$      -2.81 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.22 A$      -3.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     3.82 A$      -3.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     2.69 A$      -11.99 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     2.53 A$      -1.57 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.52 A$     2.24 A$      +47.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.91 A$     2.32 A$      -20.41 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.90 A$     2.32 A$      -20.08 %
Eggs (12) 4.32 A$     4.05 A$      -6.35 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.21 A$     9.27 A$      -9.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.26 A$     14.00 A$      +24.34 %
Apples (1kg) 4.19 A$     3.15 A$      -24.92 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 A$     3.06 A$      -16.86 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.93 A$     5.18 A$      +5.08 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     2.20 A$      -25.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 A$     2.07 A$      -13.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     2.09 A$      -17.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.54 A$      -9.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     3.29 A$      -32.49 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.29 A$     2.84 A$      -46.40 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     16.25 A$      -18.77 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.16 A$      -21.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.50 A$     117.33 A$      -6.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.71 A$      -32.31 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.53 A$      +18.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     54.15 A$      +8.30 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.96 A$      +27.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     28,880.79 A$      +6.97 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 220.96 A$     165.45 A$      -25.12 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.56 A$      -38.28 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.67 A$     79.84 A$      +17.99 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.85 A$     66.91 A$      +0.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.46 A$     15.12 A$      -22.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.44 A$      -19.78 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.37 A$     97.74 A$      -3.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.98 A$     57.52 A$      -18.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.02 A$     137.57 A$      -4.48 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.87 A$     133.49 A$      -1.03 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,776.72 A$     1,191.48 A$      -32.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,289.04 A$     953.48 A$      -26.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,141.21 A$     2,020.02 A$      -35.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,030.53 A$     1,577.81 A$      -22.30 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,719.37 A$     4,033.54 A$      -47.75 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,019.52 A$     2,794.10 A$      -44.34 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,388.51 A$     2,972.03 A$      -32.28 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.71     5.74      +0.57 %
 
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