Cost of Living Comparison Between Canberra and Lisbon 

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Cost of Living in Lisbon is 37.3% lower than in Canberra (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Lisbon is 29.6% lower than in Canberra
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 12.6% lower than in Canberra
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 44.8% lower than in Canberra
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 41.9% lower than in Canberra
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 47.8% lower than in Canberra
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Restaurants
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 42.50 A$
(26.05 €)
22.43 A$
(13.75 €)
     -47.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 160.00 A$
(98.08 €)
81.56 A$
(50.00 €)
     -49.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 A$
(9.20 €)
14.52 A$
(8.90 €)
     -3.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 11.00 A$
(6.74 €)
4.89 A$
(3.00 €)
     -55.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 13.00 A$
(7.97 €)
6.52 A$
(4.00 €)
     -49.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.63 A$
(3.45 €)
3.69 A$
(2.26 €)
     -34.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.26 A$
(2.61 €)
2.88 A$
(1.76 €)
     -32.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.47 A$
(2.13 €)
2.01 A$
(1.23 €)
     -42.1 %
Markets
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.80 A$
(6.01 €)
5.91 A$
(3.62 €)
     -39.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.53 A$
(2.16 €)
2.14 A$
(1.31 €)
     -39.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.51 A$
(0.93 €)
1.05 A$
(0.64 €)
     -30.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.77 A$
(4.15 €)
4.60 A$
(2.82 €)
     -32.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.32 A$
(4.49 €)
7.60 A$
(4.66 €)
     +3.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.04 A$
(3.70 €)
5.25 A$
(3.22 €)
     -13.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.49 A$
(6.43 €)
9.23 A$
(5.66 €)
     -12.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.36 A$
(1.45 €)
1.60 A$
(0.98 €)
     -32.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.99 A$
(1.22 €)
1.03 A$
(0.63 €)
     -48.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.35 A$
(1.44 €)
1.31 A$
(0.80 €)
     -44.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.99 A$
(2.45 €)
1.68 A$
(1.03 €)
     -57.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.79 A$
(1.10 €)
1.32 A$
(0.81 €)
     -26.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.59 A$
(0.98 €)
1.36 A$
(0.83 €)
     -14.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.83 A$
(2.35 €)
2.50 A$
(1.53 €)
     -34.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.53 A$
(2.16 €)
1.25 A$
(0.77 €)
     -64.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 21.00 A$
(12.87 €)
8.16 A$
(5.00 €)
     -61.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.09 A$
(4.96 €)
2.03 A$
(1.25 €)
     -74.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.11 A$
(5.58 €)
4.30 A$
(2.64 €)
     -52.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 40.00 A$
(24.52 €)
8.97 A$
(5.50 €)
     -77.6 %
Transportation
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 A$
(2.76 €)
3.26 A$
(2.00 €)
     -27.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 171.30 A$
(105.01 €)
65.25 A$
(40.00 €)
     -61.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 A$
(3.68 €)
5.87 A$
(3.60 €)
     -2.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.18 A$
(2.57 €)
1.84 A$
(1.13 €)
     -56.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 62.50 A$
(38.31 €)
24.47 A$
(15.00 €)
     -60.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.78 A$
(4.77 €)
11.32 A$
(6.94 €)
     +45.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 44,423.00 A$
(27,232.55 €)
48,937.39 A$
(30,000.00 €)
     +10.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,250.00 A$
(21,609.24 €)
54,213.30 A$
(33,234.29 €)
     +53.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 375.95 A$
(230.47 €)
215.87 A$
(132.34 €)
     -42.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 46.67 A$
(28.61 €)
37.33 A$
(22.88 €)
     -20.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 104.35 A$
(63.97 €)
62.95 A$
(38.59 €)
     -39.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 100.85 A$
(61.83 €)
66.10 A$
(40.52 €)
     -34.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 31.94 A$
(19.58 €)
20.82 A$
(12.76 €)
     -34.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 22.00 A$
(13.49 €)
13.05 A$
(8.00 €)
     -40.7 %
Childcare
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,730.40 A$
(1,673.81 €)
868.58 A$
(532.46 €)
     -68.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,008.33 A$
(13,491.73 €)
21,595.00 A$
(13,238.35 €)
     -1.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 139.05 A$
(85.24 €)
126.11 A$
(77.31 €)
     -9.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 123.29 A$
(75.58 €)
55.65 A$
(34.12 €)
     -54.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 189.90 A$
(116.42 €)
130.64 A$
(80.09 €)
     -31.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 251.54 A$
(154.20 €)
158.57 A$
(97.21 €)
     -37.0 %
Rent Per Month
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,704.32 A$
(1,657.82 €)
2,167.62 A$
(1,328.81 €)
     -19.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,129.77 A$
(1,305.61 €)
1,502.13 A$
(920.85 €)
     -29.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,158.20 A$
(2,549.09 €)
4,181.32 A$
(2,563.27 €)
     +0.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,086.48 A$
(1,892.10 €)
2,710.98 A$
(1,661.90 €)
     -12.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,025.52 A$
(628.67 €)
926.84 A$
(568.18 €)
     -9.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 818.84 A$
(501.97 €)
475.38 A$
(291.42 €)
     -41.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Canberra Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,336.13 A$
(3,271.20 €)
1,962.04 A$
(1,202.79 €)
     -63.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.32 3.96      -37.3 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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