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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Christchurch Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Christchurch are 8.80% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Christchurch are 14.23% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Christchurch are 26.68% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Christchurch are 14.37% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Christchurch are 10.84% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Christchurch is 28.26% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(21.18 NZ$)
18.89 A$
(20.00 NZ$)
     -5.56 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(105.88 NZ$)
75.55 A$
(80.00 NZ$)
     -24.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(10.59 NZ$)
9.44 A$
(10.00 NZ$)
     -5.56 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(10.59 NZ$)
7.56 A$
(8.00 NZ$)
     -24.45 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(9.53 NZ$)
8.50 A$
(9.00 NZ$)
     -5.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.46 A$
(4.72 NZ$)
4.14 A$
(4.39 NZ$)
     -7.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.26 A$
(3.45 NZ$)
3.21 A$
(3.40 NZ$)
     -1.31 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.77 A$
(2.93 NZ$)
2.29 A$
(2.42 NZ$)
     -17.31 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.75 A$
(6.09 NZ$)
9.58 A$
(10.14 NZ$)
     +66.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.46 A$
(2.60 NZ$)
1.85 A$
(1.95 NZ$)
     -24.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.53 A$
(1.62 NZ$)
1.17 A$
(1.24 NZ$)
     -23.50 %
Eggs (12) 4.83 A$
(5.12 NZ$)
4.41 A$
(4.67 NZ$)
     -8.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.54 A$
(4.80 NZ$)
4.14 A$
(4.38 NZ$)
     -8.73 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.14 A$
(5.44 NZ$)
5.68 A$
(6.01 NZ$)
     +10.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.16 A$
(7.58 NZ$)
6.09 A$
(6.44 NZ$)
     -14.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 A$
(1.92 NZ$)
1.56 A$
(1.65 NZ$)
     -13.85 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(1.72 NZ$)
1.33 A$
(1.41 NZ$)
     -17.87 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.88 A$
(1.99 NZ$)
1.47 A$
(1.55 NZ$)
     -21.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.03 A$
(2.15 NZ$)
2.25 A$
(2.38 NZ$)
     +10.62 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.44 A$
(1.53 NZ$)
1.15 A$
(1.21 NZ$)
     -20.49 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.09 A$
(1.16 NZ$)
0.98 A$
(1.03 NZ$)
     -10.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$
(2.51 NZ$)
2.92 A$
(3.09 NZ$)
     +23.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.03 A$
(3.21 NZ$)
2.06 A$
(2.18 NZ$)
     -31.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(15.88 NZ$)
13.22 A$
(14.00 NZ$)
     -11.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.77 A$
(6.11 NZ$)
5.62 A$
(5.95 NZ$)
     -2.71 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.50 A$
(6.88 NZ$)
6.55 A$
(6.94 NZ$)
     +0.77 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 26.00 A$
(27.53 NZ$)
21.49 A$
(22.75 NZ$)
     -17.36 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(4.24 NZ$)
3.78 A$
(4.00 NZ$)
     -5.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135.00 A$
(142.94 NZ$)
94.44 A$
(100.00 NZ$)
     -30.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(4.45 NZ$)
2.83 A$
(3.00 NZ$)
     -32.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(2.93 NZ$)
4.67 A$
(4.95 NZ$)
     +68.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(51.88 NZ$)
56.67 A$
(60.00 NZ$)
     +15.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 A$
(5.05 NZ$)
7.13 A$
(7.55 NZ$)
     +49.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(26,471.16 NZ$)
29,980.75 A$
(31,745.00 NZ$)
     +19.92 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,396.14 A$
(25,831.76 NZ$)
25,355.43 A$
(26,847.50 NZ$)
     +3.93 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 194.80 A$
(206.26 NZ$)
188.19 A$
(199.26 NZ$)
     -3.39 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 A$
(0.30 NZ$)
0.43 A$
(0.45 NZ$)
     +49.60 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.16 A$
(76.40 NZ$)
75.86 A$
(80.33 NZ$)
     +5.14 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.83 A$
(65.47 NZ$)
45.33 A$
(48.00 NZ$)
     -26.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.12 A$
(18.12 NZ$)
12.09 A$
(12.80 NZ$)
     -29.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(21.18 NZ$)
15.11 A$
(16.00 NZ$)
     -24.45 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,037.50 A$
(1,098.55 NZ$)
462.77 A$
(490.00 NZ$)
     -55.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,600.00 A$
(22,871.08 NZ$)
18,258.87 A$
(19,333.33 NZ$)
     -15.47 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.04 A$
(109.10 NZ$)
95.94 A$
(101.58 NZ$)
     -6.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.67 A$
(75.88 NZ$)
46.97 A$
(49.73 NZ$)
     -34.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 142.62 A$
(151.01 NZ$)
135.35 A$
(143.31 NZ$)
     -5.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 139.67 A$
(147.89 NZ$)
139.30 A$
(147.50 NZ$)
     -0.26 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,705.52 A$
(1,805.89 NZ$)
1,110.37 A$
(1,175.71 NZ$)
     -34.90 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,241.43 A$
(1,314.48 NZ$)
933.46 A$
(988.39 NZ$)
     -24.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,720.59 A$
(2,880.68 NZ$)
1,834.14 A$
(1,942.07 NZ$)
     -32.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,938.26 A$
(2,052.32 NZ$)
1,727.67 A$
(1,829.33 NZ$)
     -10.87 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 528.28 A$
(559.37 NZ$)
343.85 A$
(364.08 NZ$)
     -34.91 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 429.67 A$
(454.96 NZ$)
270.69 A$
(286.61 NZ$)
     -37.00 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,058.60 A$
(4,297.43 NZ$)
2,497.15 A$
(2,644.10 NZ$)
     -38.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.34 4.70      +8.18 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
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