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Cost of Living Comparison Between Buenos Aires and Melbourne 

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Consumer Prices in Melbourne are 82.31% higher than in Buenos Aires
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Melbourne are 117.45% higher than in Buenos Aires
Rent Prices in Melbourne are 247.05% higher than in Buenos Aires
Restaurant Prices in Melbourne are 80.39% higher than in Buenos Aires
Groceries Prices in Melbourne are 110.93% higher than in Buenos Aires
Local Purchasing Power in Melbourne is 124.89% higher than in Buenos Aires
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  Buenos AiresMelbourneDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 200.00 ARS
(9.75 A$)
328.26 ARS
(16.00 A$)
     +64.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ARS
(38.99 A$)
1,641.30 ARS
(80.00 A$)
     +105.16 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 160.00 ARS
(7.80 A$)
205.16 ARS
(10.00 A$)
     +28.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 60.00 ARS
(2.92 A$)
164.13 ARS
(8.00 A$)
     +173.55 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 72.50 ARS
(3.53 A$)
184.65 ARS
(9.00 A$)
     +154.68 %
Cappuccino (regular) 54.28 ARS
(2.65 A$)
83.33 ARS
(4.06 A$)
     +53.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 37.14 ARS
(1.81 A$)
62.59 ARS
(3.05 A$)
     +68.50 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 27.54 ARS
(1.34 A$)
53.60 ARS
(2.61 A$)
     +94.64 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 101.47 ARS
(4.95 A$)
98.59 ARS
(4.81 A$)
     -2.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 34.62 ARS
(1.69 A$)
48.71 ARS
(2.37 A$)
     +40.69 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 15.89 ARS
(0.77 A$)
25.73 ARS
(1.25 A$)
     +61.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 48.48 ARS
(2.36 A$)
85.42 ARS
(4.16 A$)
     +76.18 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 85.11 ARS
(4.15 A$)
88.79 ARS
(4.33 A$)
     +4.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 57.74 ARS
(2.81 A$)
94.96 ARS
(4.63 A$)
     +64.45 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 76.30 ARS
(3.72 A$)
127.95 ARS
(6.24 A$)
     +67.69 %
Apples (1 lb) 20.86 ARS
(1.02 A$)
36.44 ARS
(1.78 A$)
     +74.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 17.14 ARS
(0.84 A$)
26.24 ARS
(1.28 A$)
     +53.09 %
Oranges (1 lb) 16.32 ARS
(0.80 A$)
27.30 ARS
(1.33 A$)
     +67.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 14.66 ARS
(0.71 A$)
46.09 ARS
(2.25 A$)
     +214.34 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.80 ARS
(0.43 A$)
29.18 ARS
(1.42 A$)
     +231.48 %
Onion (1 lb) 9.42 ARS
(0.46 A$)
22.61 ARS
(1.10 A$)
     +140.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 31.65 ARS
(1.54 A$)
51.81 ARS
(2.53 A$)
     +63.69 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 25.09 ARS
(1.22 A$)
39.64 ARS
(1.93 A$)
     +57.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 115.00 ARS
(5.61 A$)
307.74 ARS
(15.00 A$)
     +167.60 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 30.16 ARS
(1.47 A$)
81.45 ARS
(3.97 A$)
     +170.05 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 48.38 ARS
(2.36 A$)
115.40 ARS
(5.62 A$)
     +138.56 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 62.50 ARS
(3.05 A$)
594.97 ARS
(29.00 A$)
     +851.95 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 9.00 ARS
(0.44 A$)
86.27 ARS
(4.21 A$)
     +858.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 492.00 ARS
(23.98 A$)
2,975.67 ARS
(145.04 A$)
     +504.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 32.60 ARS
(1.59 A$)
92.32 ARS
(4.50 A$)
     +183.20 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 27.36 ARS
(1.33 A$)
53.55 ARS
(2.61 A$)
     +95.75 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 173.10 ARS
(8.44 A$)
701.65 ARS
(34.20 A$)
     +305.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 103.98 ARS
(5.07 A$)
108.32 ARS
(5.28 A$)
     +4.18 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 436,040.00 ARS
(21,253.45 A$)
512,904.91 ARS
(25,000.00 A$)
     +17.63 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 448,906.19 ARS
(21,880.58 A$)
472,807.59 ARS
(23,045.58 A$)
     +5.32 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,608.32 ARS
(127.13 A$)
4,298.35 ARS
(209.51 A$)
     +64.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 4.98 ARS
(0.24 A$)
3.57 ARS
(0.17 A$)
     -28.31 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,121.33 ARS
(54.66 A$)
1,480.53 ARS
(72.16 A$)
     +32.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,112.57 ARS
(54.23 A$)
1,289.99 ARS
(62.88 A$)
     +15.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 379.23 ARS
(18.48 A$)
485.98 ARS
(23.69 A$)
     +28.15 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ARS
(9.75 A$)
410.32 ARS
(20.00 A$)
     +105.16 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 7,242.31 ARS
(353.00 A$)
32,988.00 ARS
(1,607.90 A$)
     +355.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 159,194.44 ARS
(7,759.45 A$)
422,413.83 ARS
(20,589.29 A$)
     +165.34 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,808.52 ARS
(88.15 A$)
2,034.73 ARS
(99.18 A$)
     +12.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,267.88 ARS
(61.80 A$)
1,277.25 ARS
(62.26 A$)
     +0.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,307.84 ARS
(112.49 A$)
2,698.18 ARS
(131.51 A$)
     +16.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,812.50 ARS
(137.09 A$)
3,096.24 ARS
(150.92 A$)
     +10.09 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,841.76 ARS
(479.71 A$)
35,698.49 ARS
(1,740.01 A$)
     +262.72 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,530.32 ARS
(367.04 A$)
27,528.68 ARS
(1,341.80 A$)
     +265.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 18,268.91 ARS
(890.46 A$)
67,322.88 ARS
(3,281.45 A$)
     +268.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 14,208.33 ARS
(692.54 A$)
42,451.15 ARS
(2,069.15 A$)
     +198.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,136.24 ARS
(347.83 A$)
16,575.78 ARS
(807.94 A$)
     +132.28 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,316.17 ARS
(259.12 A$)
13,020.64 ARS
(634.65 A$)
     +144.92 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 18,747.37 ARS
(913.78 A$)
91,677.01 ARS
(4,468.52 A$)
     +389.01 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 25.11 4.52      -82.01 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:251427
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: ARS