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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 9.72% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 16.58% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 30.55% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 10.01% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 7.59% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 19.44% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$     13.46 A$      -15.88 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     71.78 A$      -10.27 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.90 A$     8.97 A$      +0.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.28 A$      -3.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.18 A$      -4.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$     3.80 A$      -4.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     2.66 A$      -12.72 %
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$      +46.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     2.29 A$      -21.30 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.89 A$     2.30 A$      -20.15 %
Eggs (12) 4.31 A$     3.99 A$      -7.42 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.25 A$     9.22 A$      -10.04 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     13.96 A$      +23.86 %
Apples (1kg) 4.19 A$     3.11 A$      -25.80 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.67 A$     3.03 A$      -17.31 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     5.04 A$      +2.33 %
Potato (1kg) 2.93 A$     2.20 A$      -24.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 A$     2.06 A$      -13.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     2.06 A$      -18.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.46 A$      -10.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.85 A$     3.27 A$      -32.56 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.29 A$     2.82 A$      -46.66 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.90 A$     16.15 A$      -18.84 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.14 A$      -21.49 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 126.00 A$     116.65 A$      -7.42 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.69 A$      -32.70 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.51 A$      +17.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     53.84 A$      +7.68 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.95 A$      +26.93 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     28,713.89 A$      +6.35 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 220.33 A$     164.22 A$      -25.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.54 A$      -39.93 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.76 A$     79.38 A$      +17.15 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.07 A$     66.53 A$      -0.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.38 A$     15.03 A$      -22.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.36 A$      -20.24 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.36 A$     97.16 A$      -4.15 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.21 A$     57.19 A$      -19.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.08 A$     136.75 A$      -5.08 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.00 A$     132.68 A$      -1.72 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,776.14 A$     1,186.03 A$      -33.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,287.95 A$     946.82 A$      -26.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,139.50 A$     2,009.27 A$      -36.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,036.82 A$     1,569.15 A$      -22.96 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,639.35 A$     4,004.94 A$      -47.57 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,984.50 A$     2,777.96 A$      -44.27 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,386.28 A$     2,947.82 A$      -32.79 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.73     5.75      +0.47 %
 
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