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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Barcelona 

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Consumer Prices in Barcelona are 21.35% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Barcelona are 31.73% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Barcelona are 46.64% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Barcelona are 15.82% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Barcelona are 27.89% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Barcelona is 36.69% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 A$
(11.12 €)
16.19 A$
(10.00 €)
     -10.08 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(49.43 €)
64.74 A$
(40.00 €)
     -19.07 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(6.18 €)
12.14 A$
(7.50 €)
     +21.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(4.94 €)
4.86 A$
(3.00 €)
     -39.31 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(5.56 €)
4.86 A$
(3.00 €)
     -46.05 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.01 A$
(2.48 €)
3.01 A$
(1.86 €)
     -24.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.25 A$
(2.01 €)
2.87 A$
(1.77 €)
     -11.97 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.56 A$
(1.58 €)
2.04 A$
(1.26 €)
     -20.20 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.56 A$
(3.43 €)
5.22 A$
(3.22 €)
     -6.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.35 A$
(1.45 €)
1.67 A$
(1.03 €)
     -28.82 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(0.75 €)
0.69 A$
(0.43 €)
     -42.69 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.71 A$
(2.29 €)
2.97 A$
(1.84 €)
     -19.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.83 A$
(2.37 €)
6.95 A$
(4.29 €)
     +81.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.57 A$
(2.83 €)
4.88 A$
(3.02 €)
     +6.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.07 A$
(4.37 €)
8.70 A$
(5.37 €)
     +22.99 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 A$
(1.18 €)
1.30 A$
(0.80 €)
     -31.60 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.43 A$
(0.88 €)
1.20 A$
(0.74 €)
     -15.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.54 A$
(0.95 €)
1.19 A$
(0.73 €)
     -22.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.17 A$
(1.34 €)
1.17 A$
(0.73 €)
     -45.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 A$
(0.91 €)
0.76 A$
(0.47 €)
     -48.46 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.16 A$
(0.72 €)
0.94 A$
(0.58 €)
     -19.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.56 A$
(1.58 €)
1.54 A$
(0.95 €)
     -39.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.89 A$
(1.17 €)
0.94 A$
(0.58 €)
     -50.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 A$
(11.12 €)
8.50 A$
(5.25 €)
     -52.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.22 A$
(3.23 €)
1.25 A$
(0.77 €)
     -76.15 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.41 A$
(3.34 €)
2.30 A$
(1.42 €)
     -57.53 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 30.00 A$
(18.54 €)
8.09 A$
(5.00 €)
     -73.02 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(2.47 €)
3.40 A$
(2.10 €)
     -15.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 217.39 A$
(134.31 €)
84.16 A$
(52.00 €)
     -61.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$
(2.47 €)
4.05 A$
(2.50 €)
     +1.16 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.52 A$
(2.18 €)
2.94 A$
(1.82 €)
     -16.49 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.54 A$
(34.93 €)
35.77 A$
(22.10 €)
     -36.74 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.43 A$
(3.35 €)
7.92 A$
(4.90 €)
     +46.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(15,446.22 €)
30,751.86 A$
(19,000.00 €)
     +23.01 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,440.25 A$
(15,718.23 €)
31,326.91 A$
(19,355.29 €)
     +23.14 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.19 A$
(112.57 €)
213.81 A$
(132.10 €)
     +17.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.67 A$
(0.42 €)
0.24 A$
(0.15 €)
     -64.92 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.01 A$
(43.26 €)
70.19 A$
(43.37 €)
     +0.26 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 74.27 A$
(45.89 €)
70.10 A$
(43.31 €)
     -5.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.73 A$
(15.28 €)
30.67 A$
(18.95 €)
     +24.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(12.36 €)
14.57 A$
(9.00 €)
     -27.17 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,031.17 A$
(1,254.95 €)
681.89 A$
(421.30 €)
     -66.43 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,277.78 A$
(11,292.90 €)
13,238.13 A$
(8,179.17 €)
     -27.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.61 A$
(62.16 €)
123.70 A$
(76.43 €)
     +22.95 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.46 A$
(38.59 €)
44.52 A$
(27.51 €)
     -28.72 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 131.42 A$
(81.20 €)
126.45 A$
(78.13 €)
     -3.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 158.38 A$
(97.85 €)
156.26 A$
(96.55 €)
     -1.33 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,676.00 A$
(1,653.36 €)
1,448.06 A$
(894.68 €)
     -45.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,953.34 A$
(1,206.87 €)
1,117.83 A$
(690.65 €)
     -42.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,633.76 A$
(2,862.96 €)
2,401.43 A$
(1,483.72 €)
     -48.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,210.99 A$
(1,983.91 €)
1,701.60 A$
(1,051.33 €)
     -47.01 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,328.59 A$
(820.87 €)
686.86 A$
(424.38 €)
     -48.30 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 825.14 A$
(509.81 €)
441.23 A$
(272.61 €)
     -46.53 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,351.12 A$
(3,306.18 €)
2,312.85 A$
(1,428.99 €)
     -56.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.36 2.45      -43.88 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:472414
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AUD