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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and New Zealand Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New Zealand are 23.60% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 16.29% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 0.16% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 27.38% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 14.32% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 34.09% lower than in United States

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  United States  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     11.69 $      +16.86 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     66.22 $      +47.16 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     7.79 $      +19.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.45 $      +55.81 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.23 $      +24.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.31 $      -10.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     2.33 $      +43.47 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     2.25 $      +73.69 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.97 $      +94.42 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.44 $     2.00 $      -18.24 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     2.05 $      -33.33 %
Eggs (12) 2.34 $     3.45 $      +47.51 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.59 $     7.96 $      -16.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.91 $     12.28 $      +55.34 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.75 $      -28.39 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.80 $     2.69 $      -29.25 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.88 $     4.35 $      +12.18 %
Potato (1kg) 2.45 $     1.93 $      -21.16 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.82 $      +14.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     1.87 $      +5.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.69 $      -2.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     2.95 $      +27.09 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.34 $     2.49 $      -25.45 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     14.41 $      +140.21 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.73 $      +36.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     93.49 $      +35.49 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     2.34 $      -22.09 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.18 $      +40.42 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.90 $     38.95 $      +30.28 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.69 $      +77.58 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     24,929.88 $      +18.71 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.24 $     145.03 $      -8.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.45 $      +187.12 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.96 $     70.14 $      +49.37 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.55 $     57.82 $      +46.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.99 $     13.30 $      -26.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.46 $      +24.65 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.09 $     85.98 $      +109.25 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.79 $     47.78 $      +33.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.71 $     116.81 $      +50.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 85.15 $     114.67 $      +34.67 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.86 $     1,022.55 $      -0.32 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 774.19 $     783.36 $      +1.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,736.26 $     1,708.16 $      -1.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,308.02 $     1,338.23 $      +2.31 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,904.34 $     3,551.20 $      +86.48 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,255.02 $     2,361.57 $      +88.17 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,313.81 $     2,539.69 $      -23.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.22     5.87      +39.00 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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