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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 3.21% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 9.66% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 24.20% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 4.92% higher than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 0.96% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 23.35% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     17.31 A$      +1.84 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     86.56 A$      +8.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$     9.62 A$      +6.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     6.73 A$      +12.21 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.69 A$      +2.59 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.04 A$     4.17 A$      +3.15 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.09 A$     2.87 A$      -7.22 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.58 A$     2.74 A$      +5.95 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.44 A$     2.45 A$      +70.62 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.82 A$     2.38 A$      -15.74 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.91 A$     2.45 A$      -15.86 %
Eggs (12) 4.43 A$     4.24 A$      -4.45 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.78 A$     9.90 A$      +1.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.09 A$     15.40 A$      +38.95 %
Apples (1kg) 4.30 A$     3.35 A$      -21.99 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 A$     3.29 A$      -10.63 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.88 A$     5.31 A$      +8.75 %
Potato (1kg) 2.98 A$     2.37 A$      -20.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     2.24 A$      -5.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.38 A$     2.32 A$      -2.50 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     14.43 A$      -3.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.98 A$     3.83 A$      -23.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.56 A$     3.09 A$      -44.47 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     18.27 A$      -8.63 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.37 A$      -15.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 122.00 A$     106.76 A$      -12.49 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.89 A$      -27.86 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.23 A$     2.69 A$      +20.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.20 A$     57.71 A$      +17.29 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.99 A$      +30.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     30,777.66 A$      +13.99 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 207.03 A$     168.25 A$      -18.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.96 A$     0.53 A$      -44.97 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.98 A$     86.33 A$      +21.62 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.93 A$     68.39 A$      +3.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.29 A$     15.98 A$      -17.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     15.39 A$      -14.51 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.24 A$     106.81 A$      +7.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.01 A$     59.65 A$      -10.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.79 A$     139.14 A$      -3.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 129.00 A$     133.64 A$      +3.60 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,630.47 A$     1,209.92 A$      -25.79 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,159.76 A$     871.35 A$      -24.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,715.63 A$     1,957.11 A$      -27.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,875.33 A$     1,556.47 A$      -17.00 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,478.47 A$     4,231.90 A$      -43.41 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,815.36 A$     2,868.49 A$      -40.43 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,228.17 A$     2,927.92 A$      -30.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.41     5.94      +9.86 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015February, 2015
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