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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 20.68% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New Zealand are 13.03% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in New Zealand are 4.37% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in New Zealand are 34.27% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in New Zealand are 8.58% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in New Zealand is 32.73% lower than in United States

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  United States  New Zealand      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     13.49 $      +34.92 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     67.46 $      +49.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $     7.50 $      +15.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.25 $      +49.91 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.00 $      +19.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.70 $     3.25 $      -12.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     2.23 $      +36.65 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.12 $      +64.34 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.90 $      +87.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.45 $     1.85 $      -24.31 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.09 $     1.92 $      -37.95 %
Eggs (12) 2.36 $     3.30 $      +39.91 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.58 $     7.74 $      -19.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.01 $     11.99 $      +49.70 %
Apples (1kg) 3.86 $     2.61 $      -32.27 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.83 $     2.57 $      -32.94 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.92 $     4.14 $      +5.70 %
Potato (1kg) 2.47 $     1.84 $      -25.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.61 $     1.75 $      +8.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $     1.81 $      +1.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.24 $      -6.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 $     2.99 $      +26.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.40 $     2.41 $      -29.15 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     14.24 $      +137.36 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.62 $      +31.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     83.20 $      +30.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     2.25 $      -25.04 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.10 $      +35.11 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.15 $     44.97 $      +54.29 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.82 $     1.55 $      +88.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     23,986.21 $      +14.22 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 157.55 $     131.12 $      -16.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.41 $      +169.26 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.89 $     67.12 $      +43.13 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.15 $     53.30 $      +39.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.41 $     12.45 $      -32.34 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.99 $      +19.93 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.80 $     83.24 $      +104.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.67 $     46.49 $      +30.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.41 $     108.44 $      +40.08 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.87 $     104.15 $      +22.71 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 951.19 $     947.70 $      -0.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 750.14 $     683.27 $      -8.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,654.44 $     1,525.25 $      -7.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,255.38 $     1,213.01 $      -3.37 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,932.90 $     3,298.08 $      +70.63 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,295.18 $     2,235.52 $      +72.60 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,972.42 $     2,260.15 $      -23.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.22     5.95      +41.13 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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