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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 11.04% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 17.07% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 29.60% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 12.54% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 8.08% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 20.08% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     13.39 A$      -21.25 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     71.40 A$      -10.75 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     8.92 A$      -0.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.25 A$      -3.89 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.14 A$      -4.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     3.78 A$      -4.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     2.69 A$      -11.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     2.56 A$      +0.26 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.51 A$     2.24 A$      +47.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     2.30 A$      -21.17 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.87 A$     2.31 A$      -19.58 %
Eggs (12) 4.37 A$     3.92 A$      -10.16 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.20 A$     9.23 A$      -9.45 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     14.00 A$      +24.22 %
Apples (1kg) 4.21 A$     3.11 A$      -25.98 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.69 A$     3.04 A$      -17.65 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     4.97 A$      +0.98 %
Potato (1kg) 2.96 A$     2.20 A$      -25.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     2.06 A$      -13.20 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.52 A$     2.13 A$      -15.50 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.39 A$      -10.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.85 A$     3.22 A$      -33.75 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.36 A$     2.81 A$      -47.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     16.06 A$      -19.68 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.04 A$      -24.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     107.10 A$      -14.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.68 A$      -33.06 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.50 A$      +16.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     53.55 A$      +7.10 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.94 A$      +26.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,369.94 A$     28,559.49 A$      +4.35 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 216.88 A$     158.99 A$      -26.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.89 A$     0.53 A$      -40.47 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.10 A$     78.73 A$      +15.61 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.83 A$     66.89 A$      +0.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.48 A$     15.17 A$      -22.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.28 A$      -20.67 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.57 A$     97.83 A$      -3.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.35 A$     57.17 A$      -19.88 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.94 A$     133.26 A$      -7.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.19 A$     129.08 A$      -3.80 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,774.26 A$     1,205.86 A$      -32.04 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,271.30 A$     938.26 A$      -26.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,057.22 A$     2,017.39 A$      -34.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,005.24 A$     1,546.48 A$      -22.88 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,574.43 A$     3,946.86 A$      -47.89 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,853.19 A$     2,721.12 A$      -43.93 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,361.64 A$     2,891.03 A$      -33.72 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.68     5.83      +2.66 %
 
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