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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 9.55% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 16.80% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 31.52% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 11.01% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 6.76% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 16.24% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     13.62 A$      -19.90 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     72.62 A$      -9.22 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.80 A$     9.08 A$      +3.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.35 A$      -2.24 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.26 A$      -3.17 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$     3.85 A$      -2.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     2.67 A$      -12.27 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     2.49 A$      -2.98 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.53 A$     2.23 A$      +45.38 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     2.33 A$      -20.25 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     2.33 A$      -19.06 %
Eggs (12) 4.32 A$     4.06 A$      -6.12 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.17 A$     9.33 A$      -8.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.25 A$     14.10 A$      +25.29 %
Apples (1kg) 4.17 A$     3.11 A$      -25.42 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.64 A$     3.06 A$      -15.81 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     4.97 A$      +1.03 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     2.21 A$      -25.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.41 A$     2.05 A$      -14.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.55 A$     2.08 A$      -18.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.62 A$      -9.22 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.86 A$     3.36 A$      -30.82 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.27 A$     2.93 A$      -44.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.65 A$     16.34 A$      -16.84 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.18 A$      -20.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 123.50 A$     108.94 A$      -11.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.72 A$      -31.92 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.52 A$      +17.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     54.47 A$      +8.94 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.97 A$      +28.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,109.23 A$     29,049.34 A$      +7.16 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 215.54 A$     164.55 A$      -23.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.53 A$      -40.47 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.31 A$     79.98 A$      +18.83 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.54 A$     66.91 A$      -0.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.27 A$     15.21 A$      -21.09 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.52 A$      -19.31 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.39 A$     97.51 A$      -3.82 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.28 A$     58.23 A$      -18.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.99 A$     136.85 A$      -5.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.56 A$     134.63 A$      +0.06 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,781.28 A$     1,174.92 A$      -34.04 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,303.95 A$     961.98 A$      -26.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,139.93 A$     1,952.61 A$      -37.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,039.19 A$     1,569.97 A$      -23.01 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,679.12 A$     3,978.23 A$      -48.19 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,991.23 A$     2,912.07 A$      -41.66 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,297.90 A$     2,995.30 A$      -30.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.81     5.72      -1.56 %
 
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