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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 2.48% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 9.38% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 24.78% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 6.30% higher than in Australia
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 0.22% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 23.96% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     17.49 A$      +2.90 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     87.46 A$      +9.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$     9.72 A$      +7.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     6.80 A$      +13.38 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.00 A$     7.77 A$      +11.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.05 A$     4.20 A$      +3.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.10 A$     2.89 A$      -6.87 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.58 A$     2.74 A$      +6.38 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.44 A$     2.49 A$      +72.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.79 A$     2.47 A$      -11.60 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.89 A$     2.46 A$      -15.01 %
Eggs (12) 4.44 A$     4.25 A$      -4.23 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.81 A$     9.97 A$      +1.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.02 A$     15.08 A$      +36.93 %
Apples (1kg) 4.26 A$     3.41 A$      -20.05 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.67 A$     3.31 A$      -10.00 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.86 A$     5.47 A$      +12.56 %
Potato (1kg) 2.99 A$     2.39 A$      -20.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.40 A$     2.24 A$      -6.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.42 A$     2.39 A$      -1.28 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     14.58 A$      -2.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.03 A$     3.87 A$      -23.04 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.59 A$     3.07 A$      -45.02 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     18.46 A$      -7.68 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     3.40 A$      -14.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.50 A$     107.87 A$      -15.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     2.92 A$      -27.11 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.23 A$     2.72 A$      +22.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.20 A$     58.31 A$      +18.51 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     2.00 A$      +31.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     31,098.11 A$      +15.18 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 205.83 A$     170.38 A$      -17.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.96 A$     0.54 A$      -44.23 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.53 A$     87.14 A$      +23.54 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.53 A$     67.97 A$      +3.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.55 A$     16.15 A$      -17.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     15.55 A$      -13.62 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.20 A$     106.68 A$      +7.53 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.18 A$     60.80 A$      -9.50 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 143.71 A$     140.83 A$      -2.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 127.93 A$     133.98 A$      +4.73 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,637.21 A$     1,229.46 A$      -24.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,180.06 A$     882.63 A$      -25.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,729.20 A$     1,944.50 A$      -28.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,904.18 A$     1,547.74 A$      -18.72 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,629.18 A$     4,239.52 A$      -36.05 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,547.49 A$     2,898.36 A$      -36.26 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,213.96 A$     2,903.66 A$      -31.09 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.39     5.98      +10.97 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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