Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Amsterdam 

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Consumer Prices in Amsterdam are 1.81% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Amsterdam are 18.19% higher than in Perth
Rent Prices in Amsterdam are 74.72% higher than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Amsterdam are 16.32% higher than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Amsterdam are 22.51% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Amsterdam is 17.76% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(12.86 €)
23.34 A$
(15.00 €)
     +16.68 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 92.00 A$
(59.14 €)
116.68 A$
(75.00 €)
     +26.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.25 A$
(7.87 €)
13.90 A$
(8.94 €)
     +13.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.50 A$
(6.11 €)
7.78 A$
(5.00 €)
     -18.12 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(5.79 €)
7.78 A$
(5.00 €)
     -13.57 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.66 A$
(3.00 €)
5.23 A$
(3.36 €)
     +12.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.06 A$
(1.97 €)
4.29 A$
(2.76 €)
     +40.13 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 A$
(1.95 €)
3.54 A$
(2.27 €)
     +16.58 %
Markets
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.25 A$
(4.02 €)
6.39 A$
(4.11 €)
     +2.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 A$
(1.59 €)
2.57 A$
(1.65 €)
     +3.97 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.34 A$
(0.86 €)
1.40 A$
(0.90 €)
     +3.82 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.77 A$
(3.06 €)
4.32 A$
(2.77 €)
     -9.43 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.97 A$
(3.19 €)
7.61 A$
(4.89 €)
     +53.30 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.72 A$
(3.04 €)
5.54 A$
(3.56 €)
     +17.24 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.81 A$
(5.02 €)
9.03 A$
(5.81 €)
     +15.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.09 A$
(1.34 €)
1.54 A$
(0.99 €)
     -26.31 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.52 A$
(0.97 €)
1.09 A$
(0.70 €)
     -28.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(1.04 €)
1.25 A$
(0.81 €)
     -22.73 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.05 A$
(1.32 €)
1.62 A$
(1.04 €)
     -21.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(0.88 €)
1.11 A$
(0.71 €)
     -18.89 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 A$
(0.52 €)
0.94 A$
(0.60 €)
     +16.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 A$
(1.38 €)
1.35 A$
(0.87 €)
     -37.30 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.39 A$
(1.53 €)
1.30 A$
(0.84 €)
     -45.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(9.64 €)
10.89 A$
(7.00 €)
     -27.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.80 A$
(3.09 €)
1.87 A$
(1.20 €)
     -61.06 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.23 A$
(3.36 €)
2.94 A$
(1.89 €)
     -43.88 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 39.00 A$
(25.07 €)
12.45 A$
(8.00 €)
     -68.09 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(2.57 €)
4.98 A$
(3.20 €)
     +24.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140.00 A$
(89.99 €)
151.68 A$
(97.50 €)
     +8.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$
(3.21 €)
7.78 A$
(5.00 €)
     +55.57 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(1.78 €)
5.88 A$
(3.78 €)
     +112.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(31.50 €)
68.41 A$
(43.97 €)
     +39.60 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.61 A$
(2.96 €)
9.90 A$
(6.36 €)
     +114.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 A$
(17,998.00 €)
39,678.84 A$
(25,505.00 €)
     +41.71 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,548.00 A$
(17,064.68 €)
43,751.32 A$
(28,122.73 €)
     +64.80 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 225.89 A$
(145.20 €)
253.32 A$
(162.83 €)
     +12.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.71 A$
(0.45 €)
0.24 A$
(0.15 €)
     -66.74 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 76.42 A$
(49.12 €)
71.95 A$
(46.25 €)
     -5.86 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.97 A$
(43.69 €)
67.43 A$
(43.34 €)
     -0.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.88 A$
(11.49 €)
48.26 A$
(31.02 €)
     +169.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(12.86 €)
18.67 A$
(12.00 €)
     -6.66 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,451.79 A$
(933.19 €)
2,808.41 A$
(1,805.21 €)
     +93.44 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,920.00 A$
(9,590.36 €)
21,876.16 A$
(14,061.69 €)
     +46.62 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.80 A$
(62.22 €)
144.50 A$
(92.88 €)
     +49.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.77 A$
(39.71 €)
64.11 A$
(41.21 €)
     +3.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.73 A$
(87.24 €)
144.86 A$
(93.11 €)
     +6.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 142.11 A$
(91.34 €)
197.78 A$
(127.13 €)
     +39.18 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,500.13 A$
(964.27 €)
2,450.27 A$
(1,575.00 €)
     +63.34 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,088.95 A$
(699.96 €)
1,992.53 A$
(1,280.77 €)
     +82.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,454.85 A$
(1,577.94 €)
4,129.97 A$
(2,654.69 €)
     +68.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,626.20 A$
(1,045.30 €)
3,132.20 A$
(2,013.33 €)
     +92.61 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 615.13 A$
(395.40 €)
1,088.22 A$
(699.49 €)
     +76.91 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 464.45 A$
(298.54 €)
745.80 A$
(479.39 €)
     +60.58 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,741.83 A$
(3,047.98 €)
4,609.24 A$
(2,962.75 €)
     -2.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.53 2.06      -41.66 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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