Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Bucharest 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 50.52% lower than in Perth (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 51.87% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 55.70% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 48.36% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 56.73% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 51.11% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(63.33 lei)
10.42 A$
(33.00 lei)
     -47.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 92.00 A$
(291.32 lei)
47.37 A$
(150.00 lei)
     -48.51 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.25 A$
(38.79 lei)
6.32 A$
(20.00 lei)
     -48.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.50 A$
(30.08 lei)
2.53 A$
(8.00 lei)
     -73.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(28.50 lei)
3.79 A$
(12.00 lei)
     -57.89 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.66 A$
(14.77 lei)
3.16 A$
(10.01 lei)
     -32.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.06 A$
(9.70 lei)
2.02 A$
(6.40 lei)
     -33.97 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 A$
(9.60 lei)
1.92 A$
(6.09 lei)
     -36.61 %
Markets
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.25 A$
(19.80 lei)
6.14 A$
(19.43 lei)
     -1.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 A$
(7.83 lei)
0.88 A$
(2.79 lei)
     -64.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.34 A$
(4.26 lei)
0.79 A$
(2.49 lei)
     -41.50 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.77 A$
(15.09 lei)
3.41 A$
(10.80 lei)
     -28.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.97 A$
(15.72 lei)
3.70 A$
(11.71 lei)
     -25.49 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.72 A$
(14.95 lei)
3.12 A$
(9.88 lei)
     -33.95 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.81 A$
(24.72 lei)
4.99 A$
(15.79 lei)
     -36.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.09 A$
(6.61 lei)
0.66 A$
(2.08 lei)
     -68.57 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.52 A$
(4.80 lei)
0.83 A$
(2.62 lei)
     -45.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(5.14 lei)
0.78 A$
(2.48 lei)
     -51.85 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.05 A$
(6.50 lei)
0.84 A$
(2.65 lei)
     -59.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(4.34 lei)
0.38 A$
(1.21 lei)
     -72.06 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 A$
(2.56 lei)
0.40 A$
(1.27 lei)
     -50.30 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 A$
(6.82 lei)
0.83 A$
(2.62 lei)
     -61.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.39 A$
(7.56 lei)
0.84 A$
(2.66 lei)
     -64.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(47.50 lei)
7.90 A$
(25.00 lei)
     -47.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.80 A$
(15.21 lei)
1.20 A$
(3.79 lei)
     -75.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.23 A$
(16.57 lei)
1.93 A$
(6.11 lei)
     -63.14 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 39.00 A$
(123.49 lei)
6.63 A$
(21.00 lei)
     -82.99 %
Transportation
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(12.67 lei)
0.47 A$
(1.50 lei)
     -88.16 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140.00 A$
(443.31 lei)
22.11 A$
(70.00 lei)
     -84.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$
(15.83 lei)
0.63 A$
(2.00 lei)
     -87.37 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(8.77 lei)
1.02 A$
(3.22 lei)
     -63.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(155.16 lei)
6.32 A$
(20.00 lei)
     -87.11 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.61 A$
(14.60 lei)
6.15 A$
(19.49 lei)
     +33.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 A$
(88,661.29 lei)
28,422.78 A$
(90,000.00 lei)
     +1.51 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,548.00 A$
(84,063.57 lei)
30,024.52 A$
(95,071.88 lei)
     +13.10 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 225.89 A$
(715.28 lei)
154.13 A$
(488.05 lei)
     -31.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.71 A$
(2.24 lei)
0.12 A$
(0.39 lei)
     -82.64 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 76.42 A$
(241.99 lei)
12.58 A$
(39.85 lei)
     -83.53 %
Sports And Leisure
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.97 A$
(215.24 lei)
57.42 A$
(181.82 lei)
     -15.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.88 A$
(56.62 lei)
21.98 A$
(69.60 lei)
     +22.92 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(63.33 lei)
9.47 A$
(30.00 lei)
     -52.63 %
Childcare
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,451.79 A$
(4,597.06 lei)
513.04 A$
(1,624.52 lei)
     -64.66 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,920.00 A$
(47,243.80 lei)
11,473.30 A$
(36,329.93 lei)
     -23.10 %
Clothing And Shoes
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.80 A$
(306.51 lei)
91.86 A$
(290.87 lei)
     -5.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.77 A$
(195.60 lei)
51.12 A$
(161.88 lei)
     -17.24 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.73 A$
(429.78 lei)
98.82 A$
(312.92 lei)
     -27.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 142.11 A$
(449.98 lei)
117.74 A$
(372.83 lei)
     -17.15 %
Rent Per Month
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,500.13 A$
(4,750.14 lei)
621.25 A$
(1,967.17 lei)
     -58.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,088.95 A$
(3,448.12 lei)
434.13 A$
(1,374.65 lei)
     -60.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,454.85 A$
(7,773.22 lei)
1,148.87 A$
(3,637.87 lei)
     -53.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,626.20 A$
(5,149.32 lei)
755.56 A$
(2,392.46 lei)
     -53.54 %
Buy Apartment Price
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 615.13 A$
(1,947.79 lei)
268.15 A$
(849.08 lei)
     -56.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 464.45 A$
(1,470.67 lei)
166.24 A$
(526.38 lei)
     -64.21 %
Salaries And Financing
Perth Edit Bucharest Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,741.83 A$
(15,014.88 lei)
1,115.58 A$
(3,532.45 lei)
     -76.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.53 5.94      +68.11 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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