Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Amsterdam 

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Consumer Prices in Amsterdam are 4.75% higher than in Perth (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Amsterdam are 23.72% higher than in Perth
Rent Prices in Amsterdam are 76.85% higher than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Amsterdam are 24.97% higher than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Amsterdam are 14.41% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Amsterdam is 18.75% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(12.52 €)
23.97 A$
(15.00 €)
     +19.84 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 82.50 A$
(51.63 €)
119.84 A$
(75.00 €)
     +45.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 A$
(7.51 €)
14.38 A$
(9.00 €)
     +19.84 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(5.63 €)
7.99 A$
(5.00 €)
     -11.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(5.63 €)
7.99 A$
(5.00 €)
     -11.23 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.63 A$
(2.90 €)
5.36 A$
(3.35 €)
     +15.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.10 A$
(1.94 €)
4.34 A$
(2.72 €)
     +39.87 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 A$
(1.95 €)
3.57 A$
(2.23 €)
     +14.34 %
Markets
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.18 A$
(3.87 €)
6.42 A$
(4.01 €)
     +3.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.37 A$
(1.48 €)
2.69 A$
(1.68 €)
     +13.72 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.27 A$
(0.79 €)
1.44 A$
(0.90 €)
     +13.40 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.96 A$
(3.10 €)
4.02 A$
(2.51 €)
     -19.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.01 A$
(3.13 €)
7.99 A$
(5.00 €)
     +59.59 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.71 A$
(2.95 €)
5.73 A$
(3.59 €)
     +21.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.61 A$
(4.76 €)
13.67 A$
(8.55 €)
     +79.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.22 A$
(1.39 €)
1.77 A$
(1.11 €)
     -20.19 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.61 A$
(1.01 €)
1.02 A$
(0.64 €)
     -36.82 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.72 A$
(1.08 €)
1.18 A$
(0.74 €)
     -31.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.13 A$
(1.33 €)
1.61 A$
(1.01 €)
     -24.41 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.34 A$
(0.84 €)
1.00 A$
(0.63 €)
     -25.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.79 A$
(0.49 €)
0.80 A$
(0.50 €)
     +1.46 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 A$
(1.36 €)
1.30 A$
(0.81 €)
     -40.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.33 A$
(1.46 €)
1.29 A$
(0.81 €)
     -44.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 A$
(9.07 €)
9.59 A$
(6.00 €)
     -33.88 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.07 A$
(3.18 €)
1.88 A$
(1.18 €)
     -62.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.39 A$
(3.37 €)
2.97 A$
(1.86 €)
     -44.81 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 38.00 A$
(23.78 €)
12.78 A$
(8.00 €)
     -66.36 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(2.50 €)
5.11 A$
(3.20 €)
     +27.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 147.50 A$
(92.31 €)
156.99 A$
(98.25 €)
     +6.43 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.20 A$
(3.25 €)
8.39 A$
(5.25 €)
     +61.32 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(1.73 €)
6.04 A$
(3.78 €)
     +118.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(30.67 €)
71.04 A$
(44.46 €)
     +44.98 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.84 A$
(3.03 €)
10.17 A$
(6.37 €)
     +110.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,999.00 A$
(17,522.77 €)
40,745.54 A$
(25,500.00 €)
     +45.52 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,863.30 A$
(16,812.01 €)
43,526.71 A$
(27,240.56 €)
     +62.03 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 227.10 A$
(142.13 €)
273.34 A$
(171.06 €)
     +20.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.71 A$
(0.44 €)
0.21 A$
(0.13 €)
     -69.87 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 76.48 A$
(47.86 €)
77.59 A$
(48.56 €)
     +1.45 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.05 A$
(41.96 €)
67.33 A$
(42.13 €)
     +0.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.38 A$
(11.51 €)
51.30 A$
(32.11 €)
     +179.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.50 A$
(12.20 €)
19.17 A$
(12.00 €)
     -1.67 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,294.21 A$
(809.96 €)
2,920.30 A$
(1,827.63 €)
     +125.64 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,962.50 A$
(8,112.39 €)
22,028.26 A$
(13,786.06 €)
     +69.94 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.73 A$
(59.28 €)
150.11 A$
(93.94 €)
     +58.46 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.08 A$
(39.48 €)
65.84 A$
(41.21 €)
     +4.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.16 A$
(83.34 €)
151.21 A$
(94.63 €)
     +13.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.29 A$
(84.67 €)
203.14 A$
(127.13 €)
     +50.16 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,504.41 A$
(941.51 €)
2,489.12 A$
(1,557.78 €)
     +65.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,095.71 A$
(685.74 €)
2,022.56 A$
(1,265.79 €)
     +84.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,462.42 A$
(1,541.07 €)
4,162.18 A$
(2,604.84 €)
     +69.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,623.75 A$
(1,016.20 €)
3,154.18 A$
(1,974.00 €)
     +94.25 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 635.51 A$
(397.72 €)
1,114.48 A$
(697.48 €)
     +75.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 446.73 A$
(279.58 €)
754.03 A$
(471.90 €)
     +68.79 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,862.56 A$
(3,043.16 €)
4,887.68 A$
(3,058.88 €)
     +0.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.44 2.06      -40.23 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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