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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 24.64% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 17.69% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 2.39% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 27.32% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 15.44% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 34.05% lower than in United States

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  United States  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     11.84 $      +18.45 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     64.70 $      +43.79 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     7.90 $      +21.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.53 $      +57.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.32 $      +26.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.35 $      -9.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     2.37 $      +45.79 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     2.29 $      +76.30 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.98 $      +95.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.03 $      -16.74 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     2.06 $      -32.76 %
Eggs (12) 2.33 $     3.44 $      +47.80 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.54 $     8.06 $      -15.45 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.85 $     12.47 $      +58.88 %
Apples (1kg) 3.83 $     2.73 $      -28.63 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.78 $     2.66 $      -29.66 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     4.38 $      +13.98 %
Potato (1kg) 2.42 $     1.93 $      -20.43 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.84 $      +15.84 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     1.89 $      +6.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.84 $      -1.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.89 $      +25.09 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     2.47 $      -25.50 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     14.37 $      +139.52 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.68 $      +34.24 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     94.76 $      +35.37 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     2.37 $      -21.04 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.21 $      +42.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     47.38 $      +58.99 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.72 $      +80.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     25,268.48 $      +20.33 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.07 $     144.80 $      -8.97 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.46 $      +192.29 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.06 $     70.47 $      +49.75 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.58 $     59.10 $      +49.31 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.84 $     13.12 $      -26.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.63 $      +26.34 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.97 $     86.42 $      +110.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.85 $     49.27 $      +37.42 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.44 $     117.18 $      +51.33 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.90 $     116.16 $      +36.81 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.78 $     1,054.64 $      +2.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.66 $     796.73 $      +2.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,741.22 $     1,750.55 $      +0.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,308.37 $     1,363.22 $      +4.19 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,912.43 $     3,580.67 $      +87.23 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,259.49 $     2,395.29 $      +90.18 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,309.33 $     2,568.44 $      -22.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     5.87      +39.34 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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