Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Amsterdam 

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Consumer Prices in Amsterdam are 0.57% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Amsterdam are 12.37% higher than in Perth
Rent Prices in Amsterdam are 43.97% higher than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Amsterdam are 12.08% higher than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Amsterdam are 19.11% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Amsterdam is 24.71% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.00 A$
(15.97 €)
25.92 A$
(18.00 €)
     +12.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(69.44 €)
115.20 A$
(80.00 €)
     +15.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 A$
(9.03 €)
14.40 A$
(10.00 €)
     +10.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(6.94 €)
8.44 A$
(5.86 €)
     -15.60 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 A$
(6.94 €)
7.20 A$
(5.00 €)
     -28.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.84 A$
(3.36 €)
5.07 A$
(3.52 €)
     +4.91 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.52 A$
(2.45 €)
3.81 A$
(2.64 €)
     +8.09 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.32 A$
(2.31 €)
3.48 A$
(2.42 €)
     +4.89 %
Markets
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.49 A$
(5.90 €)
6.35 A$
(4.41 €)
     -25.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 A$
(1.78 €)
1.92 A$
(1.33 €)
     -25.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.17 A$
(0.81 €)
1.23 A$
(0.86 €)
     +5.44 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.05 A$
(4.20 €)
4.27 A$
(2.97 €)
     -29.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.86 A$
(3.38 €)
7.42 A$
(5.15 €)
     +52.47 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.72 A$
(3.97 €)
5.76 A$
(4.00 €)
     +0.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.55 A$
(5.94 €)
15.29 A$
(10.62 €)
     +78.74 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.21 A$
(1.54 €)
1.56 A$
(1.08 €)
     -29.57 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.69 A$
(1.17 €)
1.11 A$
(0.77 €)
     -34.20 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.72 A$
(1.20 €)
1.14 A$
(0.79 €)
     -34.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.44 A$
(1.69 €)
1.89 A$
(1.31 €)
     -22.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.31 A$
(0.91 €)
1.11 A$
(0.77 €)
     -14.95 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.90 A$
(0.63 €)
0.64 A$
(0.44 €)
     -29.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 A$
(1.76 €)
1.31 A$
(0.91 €)
     -48.28 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.25 A$
(1.56 €)
1.28 A$
(0.89 €)
     -43.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.50 A$
(12.15 €)
10.08 A$
(7.00 €)
     -42.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.57 A$
(4.56 €)
1.87 A$
(1.30 €)
     -71.59 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.94 A$
(4.82 €)
2.58 A$
(1.79 €)
     -62.85 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 40.00 A$
(27.78 €)
11.81 A$
(8.20 €)
     -70.48 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 A$
(3.12 €)
4.61 A$
(3.20 €)
     +2.40 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.43 A$
(90.58 €)
144.00 A$
(100.00 €)
     +10.40 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.80 A$
(4.03 €)
7.20 A$
(5.00 €)
     +24.14 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(1.92 €)
5.70 A$
(3.96 €)
     +105.96 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$
(34.72 €)
65.28 A$
(45.33 €)
     +30.55 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.53 A$
(5.23 €)
11.78 A$
(8.18 €)
     +56.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,395.00 A$
(21,801.72 €)
38,722.25 A$
(26,890.00 €)
     +23.34 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,803.60 A$
(20,002.16 €)
41,252.37 A$
(28,647.00 €)
     +43.22 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 207.23 A$
(143.90 €)
328.13 A$
(227.86 €)
     +58.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.61 A$
(0.42 €)
0.16 A$
(0.11 €)
     -73.69 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.04 A$
(54.19 €)
66.45 A$
(46.14 €)
     -14.85 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.09 A$
(47.29 €)
69.39 A$
(48.18 €)
     +1.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.90 A$
(9.65 €)
41.87 A$
(29.08 €)
     +201.23 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(13.89 €)
17.64 A$
(12.25 €)
     -11.80 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,699.77 A$
(1,180.38 €)
2,686.81 A$
(1,865.81 €)
     +58.07 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,687.50 A$
(11,588.35 €)
20,519.14 A$
(14,249.17 €)
     +22.96 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 93.71 A$
(65.08 €)
118.54 A$
(82.32 €)
     +26.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.11 A$
(43.13 €)
55.08 A$
(38.25 €)
     -11.31 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 136.33 A$
(94.67 €)
131.24 A$
(91.14 €)
     -3.74 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 153.00 A$
(106.25 €)
181.61 A$
(126.12 €)
     +18.70 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,777.06 A$
(1,234.05 €)
2,446.01 A$
(1,698.59 €)
     +37.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,376.67 A$
(956.00 €)
2,003.90 A$
(1,391.57 €)
     +45.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,982.86 A$
(2,071.39 €)
4,045.98 A$
(2,809.66 €)
     +35.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,050.00 A$
(1,423.59 €)
2,986.82 A$
(2,074.15 €)
     +45.70 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 543.99 A$
(377.77 €)
1,233.59 A$
(856.64 €)
     +126.76 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 402.96 A$
(279.83 €)
818.46 A$
(568.36 €)
     +103.11 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Amsterdam Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,187.36 A$
(4,296.71 €)
5,234.45 A$
(3,634.98 €)
     -15.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.48 2.17      -37.46 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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