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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 23.93% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 17.58% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 3.64% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 25.52% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 15.16% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 34.44% lower than in United States

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  United States  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     11.78 $      +17.80 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     62.83 $      +39.62 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     7.85 $      +20.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.50 $      +57.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.28 $      +25.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     3.33 $      -9.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     2.36 $      +46.17 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.26 $      +74.45 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.97 $      +94.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.03 $      -16.58 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.04 $     2.03 $      -33.13 %
Eggs (12) 2.32 $     3.45 $      +48.95 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.52 $     8.12 $      -14.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.81 $     12.32 $      +57.75 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     2.74 $      -28.32 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.67 $      -28.94 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     4.38 $      +13.84 %
Potato (1kg) 2.40 $     1.93 $      -19.55 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.81 $      +15.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.87 $      +5.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.78 $      -1.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.83 $      +22.62 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     2.47 $      -25.22 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     14.14 $      +135.61 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.68 $      +33.76 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     94.24 $      +36.58 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     2.36 $      -21.46 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.20 $      +41.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     47.12 $      +57.07 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.71 $      +78.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     25,131.55 $      +19.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.39 $     139.91 $      -12.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.47 $      +195.82 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.08 $     69.28 $      +47.17 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.50 $     58.86 $      +49.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.83 $     13.35 $      -25.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.57 $      +25.66 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.15 $     86.09 $      +109.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.97 $     50.30 $      +39.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.23 $     117.26 $      +51.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.68 $     113.59 $      +34.15 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,028.07 $     1,061.13 $      +3.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.24 $     825.64 $      +6.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,737.26 $     1,775.24 $      +2.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,307.67 $     1,360.86 $      +4.07 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,896.73 $     3,473.12 $      +83.11 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,254.10 $     2,394.51 $      +90.93 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,300.46 $     2,544.03 $      -22.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     5.83      +38.51 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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