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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 11.28% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 17.48% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 30.38% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 12.73% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 8.37% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 20.16% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     13.32 A$      -21.65 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     71.04 A$      -11.20 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     8.88 A$      -1.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     6.22 A$      -4.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     7.10 A$      -5.28 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     3.76 A$      -5.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     2.67 A$      -12.56 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     2.55 A$      -0.22 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.51 A$     2.22 A$      +46.73 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     2.28 A$      -22.19 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.87 A$     2.30 A$      -19.92 %
Eggs (12) 4.37 A$     3.90 A$      -10.63 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.20 A$     9.18 A$      -10.00 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     13.93 A$      +23.64 %
Apples (1kg) 4.21 A$     3.09 A$      -26.55 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.69 A$     3.02 A$      -18.25 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     4.95 A$      +0.46 %
Potato (1kg) 2.96 A$     2.18 A$      -26.41 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     2.05 A$      -13.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.51 A$     2.11 A$      -15.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     13.32 A$      -11.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.85 A$     3.20 A$      -34.06 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.35 A$     2.78 A$      -48.06 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     15.98 A$      -20.08 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.03 A$      -24.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     106.56 A$      -14.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.66 A$      -33.40 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     2.49 A$      +16.19 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     53.28 A$      +6.56 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.93 A$      +25.64 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,281.67 A$     28,416.32 A$      +4.16 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 216.87 A$     158.19 A$      -27.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.53 A$      -40.93 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.22 A$     78.21 A$      +14.64 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.95 A$     66.56 A$      -0.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.49 A$     15.10 A$      -22.53 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     14.21 A$      -21.07 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.57 A$     97.53 A$      -3.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.10 A$     56.88 A$      -19.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.14 A$     132.01 A$      -8.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 133.99 A$     128.45 A$      -4.14 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,772.43 A$     1,185.71 A$      -33.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,268.74 A$     920.43 A$      -27.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,042.97 A$     1,978.74 A$      -34.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,003.53 A$     1,529.85 A$      -23.64 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,623.98 A$     3,926.42 A$      -48.50 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,853.19 A$     2,707.48 A$      -44.21 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,371.26 A$     2,880.16 A$      -34.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.68     5.84      +2.98 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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