Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Bucharest 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 48.22% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 49.77% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 54.09% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 42.81% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 55.41% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 50.97% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(61.61 lei)
11.36 A$
(35.00 lei)
     -43.19 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 82.50 A$
(254.14 lei)
48.69 A$
(150.00 lei)
     -40.98 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 A$
(36.97 lei)
7.14 A$
(22.00 lei)
     -40.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(27.72 lei)
2.60 A$
(8.00 lei)
     -71.14 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(27.72 lei)
3.90 A$
(12.00 lei)
     -56.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.63 A$
(14.25 lei)
3.34 A$
(10.30 lei)
     -27.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.10 A$
(9.56 lei)
2.10 A$
(6.46 lei)
     -32.42 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 A$
(9.62 lei)
2.00 A$
(6.15 lei)
     -36.07 %
Markets
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.18 A$
(19.05 lei)
6.40 A$
(19.73 lei)
     +3.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.37 A$
(7.29 lei)
0.93 A$
(2.87 lei)
     -60.65 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.27 A$
(3.90 lei)
0.79 A$
(2.43 lei)
     -37.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.96 A$
(15.27 lei)
3.52 A$
(10.84 lei)
     -29.04 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.01 A$
(15.43 lei)
3.77 A$
(11.62 lei)
     -24.69 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.71 A$
(14.50 lei)
3.24 A$
(9.98 lei)
     -31.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.61 A$
(23.43 lei)
5.04 A$
(15.52 lei)
     -33.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.22 A$
(6.84 lei)
0.66 A$
(2.03 lei)
     -70.37 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.61 A$
(4.95 lei)
0.86 A$
(2.65 lei)
     -46.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.72 A$
(5.30 lei)
0.78 A$
(2.42 lei)
     -54.46 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.13 A$
(6.55 lei)
0.91 A$
(2.79 lei)
     -57.35 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.34 A$
(4.14 lei)
0.40 A$
(1.22 lei)
     -70.60 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.79 A$
(2.43 lei)
0.41 A$
(1.27 lei)
     -47.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 A$
(6.69 lei)
0.89 A$
(2.74 lei)
     -59.05 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.33 A$
(7.18 lei)
0.87 A$
(2.67 lei)
     -62.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 A$
(44.67 lei)
8.12 A$
(25.00 lei)
     -44.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.07 A$
(15.63 lei)
1.29 A$
(3.96 lei)
     -74.65 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.39 A$
(16.60 lei)
2.10 A$
(6.47 lei)
     -61.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 38.00 A$
(117.06 lei)
6.82 A$
(21.00 lei)
     -82.06 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(12.32 lei)
0.49 A$
(1.50 lei)
     -87.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 147.50 A$
(454.37 lei)
22.72 A$
(70.00 lei)
     -84.59 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.20 A$
(16.02 lei)
0.65 A$
(2.00 lei)
     -87.51 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(8.53 lei)
1.04 A$
(3.22 lei)
     -62.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(150.94 lei)
6.49 A$
(20.00 lei)
     -86.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.84 A$
(14.91 lei)
6.54 A$
(20.14 lei)
     +35.08 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,999.00 A$
(86,250.00 lei)
29,216.35 A$
(90,000.00 lei)
     +4.35 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,863.30 A$
(82,751.53 lei)
31,329.66 A$
(96,510.00 lei)
     +16.63 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 227.10 A$
(699.58 lei)
166.60 A$
(513.22 lei)
     -26.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.71 A$
(2.18 lei)
0.14 A$
(0.42 lei)
     -80.63 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 76.48 A$
(235.60 lei)
13.39 A$
(41.25 lei)
     -82.49 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.05 A$
(206.53 lei)
57.07 A$
(175.81 lei)
     -14.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.38 A$
(56.63 lei)
22.62 A$
(69.68 lei)
     +23.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.50 A$
(60.07 lei)
9.74 A$
(30.00 lei)
     -50.06 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,294.21 A$
(3,986.78 lei)
533.90 A$
(1,644.65 lei)
     -58.75 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,962.50 A$
(39,930.56 lei)
12,027.72 A$
(37,050.98 lei)
     -7.21 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 94.73 A$
(291.80 lei)
90.74 A$
(279.53 lei)
     -4.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.08 A$
(194.32 lei)
51.93 A$
(159.97 lei)
     -17.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.16 A$
(410.20 lei)
101.20 A$
(311.75 lei)
     -24.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.29 A$
(416.74 lei)
119.94 A$
(369.48 lei)
     -11.34 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,504.41 A$
(4,634.29 lei)
658.70 A$
(2,029.11 lei)
     -56.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,095.71 A$
(3,375.31 lei)
450.82 A$
(1,388.74 lei)
     -58.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,462.42 A$
(7,585.41 lei)
1,189.68 A$
(3,664.78 lei)
     -51.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,623.75 A$
(5,001.91 lei)
773.08 A$
(2,381.44 lei)
     -52.39 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 635.51 A$
(1,957.67 lei)
275.95 A$
(850.06 lei)
     -56.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 446.73 A$
(1,376.12 lei)
168.62 A$
(519.41 lei)
     -62.26 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,862.56 A$
(14,978.96 lei)
1,197.60 A$
(3,689.15 lei)
     -75.37 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.44 5.86      +70.25 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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