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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 25.32% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 18.60% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 3.81% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 26.75% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 16.35% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 34.03% lower than in United States

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  United States  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     11.95 $      +19.48 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     63.72 $      +41.61 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     7.97 $      +22.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.58 $      +59.31 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.37 $      +27.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     3.37 $      -8.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     2.40 $      +48.12 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.29 $      +76.88 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.99 $      +97.10 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.05 $      -15.53 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.05 $     2.06 $      -32.55 %
Eggs (12) 2.32 $     3.52 $      +51.83 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     8.20 $      -13.87 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.80 $     12.47 $      +59.76 %
Apples (1kg) 3.83 $     2.80 $      -26.91 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.72 $      -27.66 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.85 $     4.49 $      +16.68 %
Potato (1kg) 2.41 $     1.97 $      -18.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.85 $      +17.42 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.89 $      +6.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.95 $      -0.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.87 $      +24.18 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     2.48 $      -25.00 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     14.34 $      +138.97 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.75 $      +37.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.50 $     95.59 $      +37.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     2.39 $      -20.34 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.23 $      +43.58 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     47.79 $      +59.31 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.73 $      +80.97 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     25,489.88 $      +21.38 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.37 $     142.66 $      -11.04 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.48 $      +206.78 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.06 $     70.47 $      +49.74 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.47 $     59.70 $      +51.27 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.96 $     13.54 $      -24.61 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.74 $      +27.45 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.17 $     87.36 $      +112.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.96 $     51.10 $      +42.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.21 $     119.45 $      +54.71 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.58 $     116.23 $      +37.42 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,028.26 $     1,059.36 $      +3.02 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 772.49 $     833.88 $      +7.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,735.61 $     1,780.11 $      +2.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,305.79 $     1,375.39 $      +5.33 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,897.93 $     3,518.81 $      +85.40 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,255.03 $     2,428.65 $      +93.51 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,300.46 $     2,582.27 $      -21.76 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     5.76      +36.69 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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