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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Perth Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 0.22% higher than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 15.55% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Perth are 37.92% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 21.52% higher than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Perth are 2.35% higher than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 1.30% higher than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.50 A$ 20.00 A$      +29.03 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 82.50 A$ 100.00 A$      +21.21 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$ 10.00 A$      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 A$ 10.00 A$      +42.86 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$ 9.00 A$      +12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.79 A$ 4.46 A$      +17.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.17 A$ 3.26 A$      +2.78 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.67 A$ 2.77 A$      +3.64 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.73 A$ 5.75 A$      +0.27 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.58 A$ 2.46 A$      -4.68 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.13 A$ 1.53 A$      +35.56 %
Eggs (12) 4.95 A$ 4.83 A$      -2.35 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.79 A$ 4.54 A$      -5.34 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.88 A$ 5.14 A$      +5.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.91 A$ 7.16 A$      +3.60 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 A$ 1.81 A$      -4.66 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.23 A$ 1.62 A$      +31.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.54 A$ 1.88 A$      +22.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.37 A$ 2.03 A$      -14.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.41 A$ 1.44 A$      +1.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.26 A$ 1.09 A$      -13.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.60 A$ 2.37 A$      -8.93 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$ 3.03 A$      +19.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 A$ 15.00 A$      -16.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.12 A$ 5.77 A$      +12.75 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.16 A$ 6.50 A$      +25.88 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 26.00 A$ 26.00 A$      0.00 %
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) 3.54 A$ 2.77 A$      -21.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 A$ 49.00 A$      -13.12 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.93 A$ 4.78 A$      -3.10 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$ 25,000.00 A$      0.00 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,110.53 A$ 24,396.14 A$      +1.18 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 180.47 A$ 194.80 A$      +7.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.65 A$ 0.28 A$      -56.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.09 A$ 72.16 A$      +7.55 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 73.44 A$ 61.83 A$      -15.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.15 A$ 17.12 A$      -29.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$ 20.00 A$      0.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,781.88 A$ 1,037.50 A$      -41.77 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,000.00 A$ 21,600.00 A$      -1.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 104.22 A$ 103.04 A$      -1.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.87 A$ 71.67 A$      +8.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 143.45 A$ 142.62 A$      -0.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.43 A$ 139.67 A$      -9.56 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,631.15 A$ 1,705.61 A$      -35.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,858.03 A$ 1,241.50 A$      -33.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,761.87 A$ 2,720.59 A$      -42.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,000.60 A$ 1,938.26 A$      -35.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,290.07 A$ 528.28 A$      -59.05 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 817.62 A$ 429.67 A$      -47.45 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,743.94 A$ 4,058.60 A$      -14.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.34 4.34      -0.02 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
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