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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Perth Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 4.85% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 19.63% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Perth are 40.48% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 18.29% higher than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Perth are 6.18% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 8.37% higher than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$ 20.00 A$      +33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$ 90.00 A$      +12.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$ 10.00 A$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.50 A$ 10.00 A$      +33.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.50 A$ 9.00 A$      +5.88 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.88 A$ 4.35 A$      +12.08 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.17 A$ 3.21 A$      +1.32 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.67 A$ 2.75 A$      +3.11 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.66 A$ 5.67 A$      +0.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.49 A$ 2.28 A$      -8.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 A$ 1.39 A$      +20.32 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.75 A$ 4.73 A$      -0.38 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.55 A$ 4.08 A$      -10.19 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.66 A$ 4.99 A$      +7.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.00 A$ 6.54 A$      -6.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.00 A$ 1.70 A$      -14.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.33 A$ 1.56 A$      +17.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.67 A$ 1.80 A$      +7.84 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.59 A$ 1.99 A$      -23.23 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.49 A$ 1.27 A$      -14.98 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.30 A$ 1.11 A$      -14.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.69 A$ 2.32 A$      -13.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.17 A$ 2.40 A$      +10.50 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 A$ 15.00 A$      -16.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.24 A$ 4.80 A$      -8.44 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.30 A$ 5.94 A$      +12.12 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 29.00 A$ 25.50 A$      -12.07 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$ 4.00 A$      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 160.00 A$ 135.00 A$      -15.62 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 A$ 4.20 A$      +16.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.75 A$ 2.99 A$      -20.17 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.54 A$ 49.00 A$      -13.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.97 A$ 4.86 A$      -2.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$ 25,490.00 A$      +1.96 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,510.23 A$ 24,260.43 A$      -1.02 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 180.88 A$ 166.33 A$      -8.04 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.68 A$ 0.28 A$      -58.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.82 A$ 74.82 A$      +8.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 72.51 A$ 63.80 A$      -12.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.36 A$ 19.33 A$      -23.78 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$ 20.00 A$      0.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,854.22 A$ 1,030.00 A$      -44.45 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,181.82 A$ 19,428.57 A$      -3.73 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.69 A$ 98.50 A$      -5.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 63.56 A$ 62.29 A$      -2.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 137.67 A$ 138.48 A$      +0.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 151.44 A$ 142.08 A$      -6.18 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,685.67 A$ 1,651.24 A$      -38.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,922.67 A$ 1,254.17 A$      -34.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,819.42 A$ 2,646.29 A$      -45.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,065.67 A$ 1,884.86 A$      -38.52 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,256.91 A$ 564.10 A$      -55.12 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 788.45 A$ 441.29 A$      -44.03 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,897.44 A$ 4,265.65 A$      -12.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.27 4.23      -0.94 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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Currency: AUD