Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Budapest 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Budapest are 45.12% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Rent Prices in Budapest are 45.47% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Budapest are 52.43% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Budapest are 51.27% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Budapest is 49.59% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(4,453.19 Ft)
8.98 A$
(2,000.00 Ft)
     -55.09 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 92.00 A$
(20,484.68 Ft)
49.40 A$
(11,000.00 Ft)
     -46.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 A$
(2,671.92 Ft)
7.19 A$
(1,600.00 Ft)
     -40.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.50 A$
(2,115.27 Ft)
2.25 A$
(500.00 Ft)
     -76.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(2,003.94 Ft)
2.47 A$
(550.00 Ft)
     -72.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.62 A$
(1,029.45 Ft)
2.20 A$
(489.84 Ft)
     -52.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.09 A$
(687.81 Ft)
1.50 A$
(332.97 Ft)
     -51.59 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 A$
(625.83 Ft)
1.20 A$
(267.69 Ft)
     -57.23 %
Markets
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.86 A$
(1,527.92 Ft)
4.23 A$
(942.61 Ft)
     -38.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.63 A$
(585.41 Ft)
1.03 A$
(229.65 Ft)
     -60.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.39 A$
(309.86 Ft)
0.78 A$
(174.67 Ft)
     -43.63 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.07 A$
(1,129.83 Ft)
2.55 A$
(567.38 Ft)
     -49.78 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.69 A$
(1,044.86 Ft)
4.26 A$
(949.01 Ft)
     -9.17 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.87 A$
(1,083.82 Ft)
3.12 A$
(694.95 Ft)
     -35.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.17 A$
(1,595.75 Ft)
5.49 A$
(1,221.35 Ft)
     -23.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.84 A$
(410.12 Ft)
0.99 A$
(220.05 Ft)
     -46.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.49 A$
(331.76 Ft)
0.91 A$
(202.66 Ft)
     -38.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.57 A$
(349.68 Ft)
1.08 A$
(240.97 Ft)
     -31.09 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.04 A$
(455.31 Ft)
1.11 A$
(246.09 Ft)
     -45.95 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.38 A$
(308.00 Ft)
0.57 A$
(126.76 Ft)
     -58.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.94 A$
(208.26 Ft)
0.60 A$
(132.82 Ft)
     -36.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.20 A$
(488.91 Ft)
1.53 A$
(339.98 Ft)
     -30.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.52 A$
(560.89 Ft)
0.51 A$
(114.19 Ft)
     -79.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(3,339.89 Ft)
6.74 A$
(1,500.00 Ft)
     -55.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.11 A$
(1,136.73 Ft)
1.20 A$
(267.84 Ft)
     -76.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 A$
(1,225.74 Ft)
1.71 A$
(380.17 Ft)
     -68.98 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.50 A$
(7,904.42 Ft)
6.74 A$
(1,500.00 Ft)
     -81.02 %
Transportation
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 A$
(1,001.97 Ft)
1.57 A$
(350.00 Ft)
     -65.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 170.43 A$
(37,948.94 Ft)
42.67 A$
(9,500.00 Ft)
     -74.97 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.40 A$
(1,202.36 Ft)
3.14 A$
(700.00 Ft)
     -41.78 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(616.34 Ft)
2.17 A$
(482.80 Ft)
     -21.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(10,910.32 Ft)
20.21 A$
(4,500.00 Ft)
     -58.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.08 A$
(1,131.59 Ft)
6.46 A$
(1,438.10 Ft)
     +27.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,750.00 A$
(5,956,144.53 Ft)
29,192.54 A$
(6,500,000.00 Ft)
     +9.13 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,096.55 A$
(5,810,646.59 Ft)
29,154.88 A$
(6,491,614.06 Ft)
     +11.72 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 220.83 A$
(49,168.87 Ft)
223.01 A$
(49,655.92 Ft)
     +0.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.63 A$
(141.02 Ft)
0.13 A$
(28.14 Ft)
     -80.04 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.69 A$
(15,962.39 Ft)
20.67 A$
(4,601.67 Ft)
     -71.17 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.82 A$
(14,209.96 Ft)
59.04 A$
(13,145.42 Ft)
     -7.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.79 A$
(4,406.32 Ft)
19.85 A$
(4,420.00 Ft)
     +0.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$
(4,007.87 Ft)
8.53 A$
(1,900.00 Ft)
     -52.59 %
Childcare
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,734.43 A$
(386,187.39 Ft)
465.74 A$
(103,700.78 Ft)
     -73.15 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,018.18 A$
(4,011,921.31 Ft)
11,968.51 A$
(2,664,904.56 Ft)
     -33.58 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.04 A$
(21,829.21 Ft)
93.54 A$
(20,827.20 Ft)
     -4.59 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.07 A$
(14,042.40 Ft)
40.82 A$
(9,088.22 Ft)
     -35.28 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 131.75 A$
(29,335.40 Ft)
106.75 A$
(23,770.00 Ft)
     -18.97 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 146.10 A$
(32,529.85 Ft)
122.24 A$
(27,217.96 Ft)
     -16.33 %
Rent Per Month
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,459.58 A$
(324,990.26 Ft)
717.45 A$
(159,746.62 Ft)
     -50.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,046.67 A$
(233,050.39 Ft)
546.56 A$
(121,697.25 Ft)
     -47.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,439.88 A$
(543,262.73 Ft)
1,316.58 A$
(293,148.59 Ft)
     -46.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,550.19 A$
(345,163.63 Ft)
954.12 A$
(212,443.52 Ft)
     -38.45 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 649.53 A$
(144,624.40 Ft)
431.70 A$
(96,123.09 Ft)
     -33.54 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 451.23 A$
(100,469.87 Ft)
284.70 A$
(63,392.15 Ft)
     -36.90 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth[ Edit ] Budapest[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,603.19 A$
(1,024,945.00 Ft)
1,271.31 A$
(283,069.27 Ft)
     -72.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.03 4.95      +22.73 %
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