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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 2.12% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 9.48% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 25.75% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 5.95% higher than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 0.45% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 27.34% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     17.50 A$      +2.96 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     87.51 A$      +9.39 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$     9.72 A$      +8.04 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     6.81 A$      +13.44 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.78 A$      +3.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.07 A$     4.19 A$      +3.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.12 A$     2.89 A$      -7.26 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     2.76 A$      +7.07 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.42 A$     2.52 A$      +77.30 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.80 A$     2.47 A$      -11.81 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.95 A$     2.52 A$      -14.60 %
Eggs (12) 4.47 A$     4.34 A$      -2.92 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.75 A$     9.92 A$      +1.74 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 10.98 A$     14.87 A$      +35.41 %
Apples (1kg) 4.28 A$     3.44 A$      -19.80 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.74 A$     3.33 A$      -11.09 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.81 A$     5.41 A$      +12.59 %
Potato (1kg) 3.03 A$     2.38 A$      -21.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.42 A$     2.25 A$      -6.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.42 A$     2.36 A$      -2.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     14.59 A$      -2.76 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.02 A$     4.05 A$      -19.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.58 A$     3.13 A$      -43.78 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     18.48 A$      -7.62 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.40 A$      -14.92 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.50 A$     116.69 A$      -8.48 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.92 A$      -27.07 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.17 A$     2.72 A$      +25.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.60 A$     58.34 A$      +17.63 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.49 A$     1.97 A$      +32.23 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,995.00 A$     31,116.25 A$      +15.27 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 209.31 A$     168.99 A$      -19.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.94 A$     0.56 A$      -40.34 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.14 A$     86.92 A$      +22.19 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.03 A$     67.05 A$      +3.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.72 A$     15.49 A$      -21.47 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     15.56 A$      -13.57 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.03 A$     106.74 A$      +6.71 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.31 A$     60.41 A$      -10.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 142.35 A$     141.66 A$      -0.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 125.78 A$     134.90 A$      +7.25 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,661.55 A$     1,214.63 A$      -26.90 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,195.88 A$     886.19 A$      -25.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,763.39 A$     1,917.85 A$      -30.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,904.57 A$     1,568.59 A$      -17.64 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,798.54 A$     4,312.78 A$      -36.56 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,464.48 A$     2,962.31 A$      -33.65 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,231.59 A$     2,783.31 A$      -34.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.39     5.99      +11.27 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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