Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Bucharest 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 45.49% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 49.92% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 60.72% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 44.09% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 53.32% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 59.45% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.00 A$
(78.04 lei)
11.79 A$
(40.00 lei)
     -48.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(339.29 lei)
58.95 A$
(200.00 lei)
     -41.05 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 A$
(44.11 lei)
7.37 A$
(25.00 lei)
     -43.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(33.93 lei)
2.95 A$
(10.00 lei)
     -70.53 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 A$
(33.93 lei)
3.54 A$
(12.00 lei)
     -64.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.84 A$
(16.41 lei)
3.43 A$
(11.63 lei)
     -29.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.52 A$
(11.95 lei)
2.28 A$
(7.73 lei)
     -35.34 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.32 A$
(11.27 lei)
2.16 A$
(7.33 lei)
     -34.96 %
Markets
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.49 A$
(28.80 lei)
6.83 A$
(23.18 lei)
     -19.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 A$
(8.72 lei)
1.18 A$
(3.99 lei)
     -54.27 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.17 A$
(3.97 lei)
0.96 A$
(3.27 lei)
     -17.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.05 A$
(20.51 lei)
3.67 A$
(12.45 lei)
     -39.30 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.86 A$
(16.51 lei)
4.48 A$
(15.19 lei)
     -7.97 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.72 A$
(19.41 lei)
3.66 A$
(12.40 lei)
     -36.09 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.55 A$
(29.03 lei)
5.84 A$
(19.80 lei)
     -31.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.21 A$
(7.51 lei)
0.62 A$
(2.11 lei)
     -71.88 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.69 A$
(5.74 lei)
0.89 A$
(3.01 lei)
     -47.64 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.72 A$
(5.85 lei)
0.78 A$
(2.65 lei)
     -54.74 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.44 A$
(8.27 lei)
1.32 A$
(4.46 lei)
     -46.01 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.31 A$
(4.43 lei)
0.48 A$
(1.62 lei)
     -63.39 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.90 A$
(3.06 lei)
0.48 A$
(1.63 lei)
     -46.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.53 A$
(8.59 lei)
1.02 A$
(3.48 lei)
     -59.56 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.25 A$
(7.63 lei)
0.85 A$
(2.89 lei)
     -62.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.50 A$
(59.38 lei)
7.96 A$
(27.00 lei)
     -54.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.57 A$
(22.30 lei)
1.22 A$
(4.14 lei)
     -81.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.94 A$
(23.53 lei)
1.91 A$
(6.47 lei)
     -72.49 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 40.00 A$
(135.72 lei)
6.78 A$
(23.00 lei)
     -83.05 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 A$
(15.27 lei)
0.88 A$
(3.00 lei)
     -80.35 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.43 A$
(442.56 lei)
23.58 A$
(80.00 lei)
     -81.92 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.80 A$
(19.68 lei)
0.74 A$
(2.50 lei)
     -87.30 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(9.39 lei)
1.19 A$
(4.02 lei)
     -57.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$
(169.65 lei)
6.75 A$
(22.90 lei)
     -86.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.53 A$
(25.54 lei)
9.13 A$
(30.96 lei)
     +21.22 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,395.00 A$
(106,520.92 lei)
29,473.08 A$
(100,000.00 lei)
     -6.12 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,803.60 A$
(97,728.49 lei)
30,891.71 A$
(104,813.29 lei)
     +7.25 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 207.23 A$
(703.10 lei)
189.87 A$
(644.21 lei)
     -8.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.61 A$
(2.06 lei)
0.08 A$
(0.27 lei)
     -86.75 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.04 A$
(264.79 lei)
11.82 A$
(40.10 lei)
     -84.85 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.09 A$
(231.04 lei)
63.30 A$
(214.78 lei)
     -7.04 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.90 A$
(47.16 lei)
23.20 A$
(78.71 lei)
     +66.90 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(67.86 lei)
9.28 A$
(31.50 lei)
     -53.58 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,699.77 A$
(5,767.19 lei)
603.56 A$
(2,047.85 lei)
     -64.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,687.50 A$
(56,619.46 lei)
11,055.11 A$
(37,509.16 lei)
     -33.75 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 93.71 A$
(317.97 lei)
101.01 A$
(342.72 lei)
     +7.79 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.11 A$
(210.72 lei)
55.99 A$
(189.98 lei)
     -9.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 136.33 A$
(462.57 lei)
103.02 A$
(349.55 lei)
     -24.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 153.00 A$
(519.12 lei)
124.55 A$
(422.60 lei)
     -18.59 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,777.06 A$
(6,029.44 lei)
653.31 A$
(2,216.63 lei)
     -63.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,376.67 A$
(4,670.93 lei)
467.56 A$
(1,586.38 lei)
     -66.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,982.86 A$
(10,120.61 lei)
1,236.34 A$
(4,194.82 lei)
     -58.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,050.00 A$
(6,955.50 lei)
773.47 A$
(2,624.33 lei)
     -62.27 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 543.99 A$
(1,845.73 lei)
320.87 A$
(1,088.70 lei)
     -41.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 402.96 A$
(1,367.23 lei)
196.36 A$
(666.24 lei)
     -51.27 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,187.36 A$
(20,993.27 lei)
1,256.69 A$
(4,263.85 lei)
     -79.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.48 5.97      +71.59 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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