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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Christchurch Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Christchurch are 10.04% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Christchurch are 16.14% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Christchurch are 29.89% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Christchurch are 15.35% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Christchurch are 10.19% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Christchurch is 30.93% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(22.45 NZ$)
17.81 A$
(20.00 NZ$)
     -10.93 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 A$
(101.04 NZ$)
71.26 A$
(80.00 NZ$)
     -20.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(11.23 NZ$)
8.91 A$
(10.00 NZ$)
     -10.93 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(11.23 NZ$)
7.13 A$
(8.00 NZ$)
     -28.74 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(10.10 NZ$)
8.02 A$
(9.00 NZ$)
     -10.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.35 A$
(4.88 NZ$)
3.96 A$
(4.45 NZ$)
     -8.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.21 A$
(3.61 NZ$)
3.05 A$
(3.43 NZ$)
     -5.09 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.75 A$
(3.09 NZ$)
2.15 A$
(2.42 NZ$)
     -21.80 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.67 A$
(6.37 NZ$)
9.28 A$
(10.42 NZ$)
     +63.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.28 A$
(2.56 NZ$)
1.56 A$
(1.76 NZ$)
     -31.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.39 A$
(1.56 NZ$)
1.08 A$
(1.21 NZ$)
     -22.48 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.73 A$
(5.31 NZ$)
4.36 A$
(4.90 NZ$)
     -7.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.08 A$
(4.58 NZ$)
3.94 A$
(4.42 NZ$)
     -3.60 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.99 A$
(5.60 NZ$)
5.19 A$
(5.83 NZ$)
     +4.11 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.54 A$
(7.35 NZ$)
5.67 A$
(6.37 NZ$)
     -13.29 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(1.91 NZ$)
1.49 A$
(1.68 NZ$)
     -12.10 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.56 A$
(1.76 NZ$)
1.23 A$
(1.38 NZ$)
     -21.25 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 A$
(2.02 NZ$)
1.39 A$
(1.56 NZ$)
     -23.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.99 A$
(2.23 NZ$)
2.15 A$
(2.42 NZ$)
     +8.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.27 A$
(1.42 NZ$)
1.01 A$
(1.14 NZ$)
     -20.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 A$
(1.25 NZ$)
0.89 A$
(1.00 NZ$)
     -20.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 A$
(2.61 NZ$)
2.68 A$
(3.01 NZ$)
     +15.37 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.40 A$
(2.69 NZ$)
1.97 A$
(2.21 NZ$)
     -17.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(16.84 NZ$)
12.47 A$
(14.00 NZ$)
     -16.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.80 A$
(5.39 NZ$)
5.66 A$
(6.35 NZ$)
     +17.91 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.94 A$
(6.67 NZ$)
6.28 A$
(7.05 NZ$)
     +5.64 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.50 A$
(28.63 NZ$)
20.97 A$
(23.54 NZ$)
     -17.77 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(4.49 NZ$)
3.56 A$
(4.00 NZ$)
     -10.93 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135.00 A$
(151.56 NZ$)
89.07 A$
(100.00 NZ$)
     -34.02 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(4.72 NZ$)
2.67 A$
(3.00 NZ$)
     -36.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.99 A$
(3.36 NZ$)
4.41 A$
(4.95 NZ$)
     +47.26 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(55.01 NZ$)
53.44 A$
(60.00 NZ$)
     +9.07 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.86 A$
(5.46 NZ$)
6.82 A$
(7.66 NZ$)
     +40.23 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,490.00 A$
(28,616.60 NZ$)
29,830.94 A$
(33,490.00 NZ$)
     +17.03 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,260.43 A$
(27,236.21 NZ$)
25,028.06 A$
(28,098.00 NZ$)
     +3.16 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.33 A$
(186.73 NZ$)
185.64 A$
(208.41 NZ$)
     +11.61 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 A$
(0.32 NZ$)
0.34 A$
(0.38 NZ$)
     +21.37 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.82 A$
(84.00 NZ$)
75.98 A$
(85.30 NZ$)
     +1.56 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.80 A$
(71.62 NZ$)
42.48 A$
(47.69 NZ$)
     -33.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.33 A$
(21.70 NZ$)
11.96 A$
(13.43 NZ$)
     -38.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(22.45 NZ$)
13.36 A$
(15.00 NZ$)
     -33.19 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,030.00 A$
(1,156.34 NZ$)
528.51 A$
(593.33 NZ$)
     -48.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,428.57 A$
(21,811.68 NZ$)
17,221.01 A$
(19,333.33 NZ$)
     -11.36 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.50 A$
(110.58 NZ$)
87.53 A$
(98.27 NZ$)
     -11.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.29 A$
(69.93 NZ$)
45.11 A$
(50.65 NZ$)
     -27.58 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 138.48 A$
(155.47 NZ$)
128.40 A$
(144.15 NZ$)
     -7.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 142.08 A$
(159.50 NZ$)
132.78 A$
(149.06 NZ$)
     -6.55 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,651.24 A$
(1,853.78 NZ$)
993.47 A$
(1,115.33 NZ$)
     -39.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,254.17 A$
(1,408.01 NZ$)
854.37 A$
(959.17 NZ$)
     -31.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,646.29 A$
(2,970.88 NZ$)
1,736.82 A$
(1,949.86 NZ$)
     -34.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,884.86 A$
(2,116.05 NZ$)
1,629.02 A$
(1,828.84 NZ$)
     -13.57 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 564.10 A$
(633.30 NZ$)
299.98 A$
(336.77 NZ$)
     -46.82 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 441.29 A$
(495.41 NZ$)
242.83 A$
(272.61 NZ$)
     -44.97 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,265.65 A$
(4,788.88 NZ$)
2,470.67 A$
(2,773.73 NZ$)
     -42.08 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.23 4.70      +10.93 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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