Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Chisinau 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Cost of Living in Chisinau is 50.3% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Chisinau is 55.1% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Chisinau are 66.8% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Chisinau are 54.6% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Chisinau are 58.0% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Chisinau is 65.0% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(238.66 L)
11.73 A$
(140.00 L)
     -41.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 137.50 A$
(1,640.78 L)
50.28 A$
(600.00 L)
     -63.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.50 A$
(184.96 L)
10.06 A$
(120.00 L)
     -35.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 11.00 A$
(131.26 L)
2.10 A$
(25.00 L)
     -81.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.00 A$
(131.26 L)
3.35 A$
(40.00 L)
     -69.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.30 A$
(63.24 L)
2.59 A$
(30.86 L)
     -51.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.63 A$
(43.36 L)
1.33 A$
(15.88 L)
     -63.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.22 A$
(38.38 L)
0.93 A$
(11.08 L)
     -71.1 %
Markets
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.51 A$
(113.52 L)
6.76 A$
(80.71 L)
     -28.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.17 A$
(37.88 L)
0.71 A$
(8.52 L)
     -77.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.45 A$
(17.27 L)
1.09 A$
(13.06 L)
     -24.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.46 A$
(77.09 L)
3.48 A$
(41.58 L)
     -46.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.95 A$
(82.91 L)
7.10 A$
(84.73 L)
     +2.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.16 A$
(73.49 L)
3.57 A$
(42.61 L)
     -42.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.67 A$
(115.41 L)
5.59 A$
(66.75 L)
     -42.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.31 A$
(27.52 L)
0.54 A$
(6.46 L)
     -76.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.79 A$
(21.38 L)
1.24 A$
(14.84 L)
     -30.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.14 A$
(25.52 L)
1.12 A$
(13.42 L)
     -47.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.67 A$
(31.86 L)
1.25 A$
(14.89 L)
     -53.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.60 A$
(19.15 L)
0.45 A$
(5.41 L)
     -71.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.28 A$
(15.26 L)
0.48 A$
(5.68 L)
     -62.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.15 A$
(37.53 L)
1.94 A$
(23.17 L)
     -38.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.36 A$
(28.14 L)
1.10 A$
(13.15 L)
     -53.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 A$
(190.93 L)
8.38 A$
(100.00 L)
     -47.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.07 A$
(84.34 L)
1.79 A$
(21.39 L)
     -74.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.91 A$
(94.40 L)
2.78 A$
(33.18 L)
     -64.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 48.00 A$
(572.78 L)
4.19 A$
(50.00 L)
     -91.3 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 A$
(53.70 L)
0.50 A$
(6.00 L)
     -88.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 175.25 A$
(2,091.25 L)
19.61 A$
(234.00 L)
     -88.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 A$
(83.47 L)
2.93 A$
(35.00 L)
     -58.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.63 A$
(67.21 L)
0.67 A$
(8.05 L)
     -88.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 76.00 A$
(906.90 L)
5.03 A$
(60.00 L)
     -93.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.11 A$
(84.83 L)
7.66 A$
(91.35 L)
     +7.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 44,014.00 A$
(525,216.47 L)
36,034.70 A$
(430,000.00 L)
     -18.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,421.50 A$
(446,548.55 L)
33,238.84 A$
(396,637.14 L)
     -11.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 302.34 A$
(3,607.84 L)
358.77 A$
(4,281.19 L)
     +18.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 42.79 A$
(510.56 L)
11.04 A$
(131.75 L)
     -74.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.96 A$
(942.24 L)
15.50 A$
(185.00 L)
     -80.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.18 A$
(789.72 L)
65.95 A$
(786.98 L)
     -0.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.12 A$
(287.88 L)
33.00 A$
(393.75 L)
     +36.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 23.50 A$
(280.42 L)
10.89 A$
(130.00 L)
     -53.6 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,585.00 A$
(30,846.65 L)
559.58 A$
(6,677.46 L)
     -78.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,750.00 A$
(235,675.59 L)
6,441.03 A$
(76,860.39 L)
     -67.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 119.85 A$
(1,430.19 L)
78.21 A$
(933.33 L)
     -34.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 77.50 A$
(924.80 L)
69.30 A$
(826.92 L)
     -10.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 151.46 A$
(1,807.34 L)
135.56 A$
(1,617.65 L)
     -10.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 165.29 A$
(1,972.41 L)
183.34 A$
(2,187.83 L)
     +10.9 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,412.62 A$
(28,789.66 L)
706.04 A$
(8,425.11 L)
     -70.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,773.12 A$
(21,158.48 L)
515.02 A$
(6,145.70 L)
     -71.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,745.39 A$
(44,693.55 L)
1,292.26 A$
(15,420.41 L)
     -65.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,667.39 A$
(31,829.85 L)
1,007.19 A$
(12,018.76 L)
     -62.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 763.36 A$
(9,109.13 L)
226.59 A$
(2,703.83 L)
     -70.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 548.14 A$
(6,540.96 L)
153.43 A$
(1,830.89 L)
     -72.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Chisinau Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,065.08 A$
(72,374.28 L)
952.15 A$
(11,361.94 L)
     -84.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.38 13.14      +106.0 %
Last update: July 2024July 2024
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