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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Barcelona 

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Consumer Prices in Barcelona are 24.30% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Barcelona are 32.59% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Barcelona are 44.79% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Barcelona are 16.03% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Barcelona are 32.80% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Barcelona is 39.78% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 A$
(11.37 €)
16.63 A$
(10.50 €)
     -7.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(50.52 €)
63.35 A$
(40.00 €)
     -20.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.43 A$
(6.58 €)
11.88 A$
(7.50 €)
     +13.93 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(5.05 €)
4.75 A$
(3.00 €)
     -40.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(5.68 €)
4.75 A$
(3.00 €)
     -47.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.95 A$
(2.49 €)
2.90 A$
(1.83 €)
     -26.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.38 A$
(2.14 €)
2.94 A$
(1.86 €)
     -12.98 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.61 A$
(1.65 €)
2.18 A$
(1.37 €)
     -16.72 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.14 A$
(3.88 €)
4.89 A$
(3.09 €)
     -20.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.51 A$
(1.58 €)
1.49 A$
(0.94 €)
     -40.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.18 A$
(0.75 €)
0.67 A$
(0.42 €)
     -43.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.19 A$
(2.65 €)
2.63 A$
(1.66 €)
     -37.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.93 A$
(2.48 €)
6.62 A$
(4.18 €)
     +68.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.79 A$
(3.03 €)
4.46 A$
(2.82 €)
     -6.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.30 A$
(4.61 €)
8.04 A$
(5.07 €)
     +10.04 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.92 A$
(1.21 €)
1.27 A$
(0.80 €)
     -33.76 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.45 A$
(0.92 €)
1.15 A$
(0.73 €)
     -20.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.60 A$
(1.01 €)
1.22 A$
(0.77 €)
     -23.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.18 A$
(1.38 €)
1.16 A$
(0.73 €)
     -46.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.47 A$
(0.93 €)
0.73 A$
(0.46 €)
     -50.29 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(0.75 €)
0.90 A$
(0.57 €)
     -24.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.50 A$
(1.58 €)
1.47 A$
(0.93 €)
     -41.04 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.74 A$
(1.10 €)
0.98 A$
(0.62 €)
     -43.54 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.50 A$
(11.68 €)
7.92 A$
(5.00 €)
     -57.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.95 A$
(3.13 €)
1.19 A$
(0.75 €)
     -76.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.22 A$
(3.30 €)
2.10 A$
(1.33 €)
     -59.74 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 30.00 A$
(18.94 €)
7.92 A$
(5.00 €)
     -73.61 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(2.53 €)
3.33 A$
(2.10 €)
     -16.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 217.39 A$
(137.27 €)
82.35 A$
(52.00 €)
     -62.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$
(2.53 €)
4.20 A$
(2.65 €)
     +4.92 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.52 A$
(2.23 €)
2.88 A$
(1.82 €)
     -18.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.68 A$
(35.79 €)
35.00 A$
(22.10 €)
     -38.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 A$
(3.61 €)
7.85 A$
(4.95 €)
     +37.19 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(15,786.20 €)
28,505.91 A$
(18,000.00 €)
     +14.02 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,176.04 A$
(15,265.91 €)
30,748.05 A$
(19,415.79 €)
     +27.18 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 185.83 A$
(117.34 €)
216.19 A$
(136.51 €)
     +16.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.64 A$
(0.40 €)
0.22 A$
(0.14 €)
     -65.26 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.08 A$
(43.62 €)
66.61 A$
(42.06 €)
     -3.57 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.67 A$
(44.62 €)
66.73 A$
(42.14 €)
     -5.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.89 A$
(14.45 €)
31.17 A$
(19.68 €)
     +36.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(12.63 €)
12.67 A$
(8.00 €)
     -36.65 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,103.33 A$
(1,328.15 €)
684.14 A$
(432.00 €)
     -67.47 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,750.00 A$
(11,839.65 €)
13,067.19 A$
(8,251.25 €)
     -30.31 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.20 A$
(65.17 €)
117.28 A$
(74.06 €)
     +13.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.31 A$
(41.87 €)
44.50 A$
(28.10 €)
     -32.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.85 A$
(85.15 €)
125.53 A$
(79.27 €)
     -6.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 162.61 A$
(102.68 €)
160.63 A$
(101.43 €)
     -1.22 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,648.67 A$
(1,672.50 €)
1,456.75 A$
(919.86 €)
     -45.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,883.36 A$
(1,189.24 €)
1,133.47 A$
(715.73 €)
     -39.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,645.63 A$
(2,933.47 €)
2,424.56 A$
(1,530.99 €)
     -47.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,079.33 A$
(1,944.44 €)
1,752.25 A$
(1,106.45 €)
     -43.10 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,348.67 A$
(851.62 €)
694.63 A$
(438.62 €)
     -48.50 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 836.20 A$
(528.02 €)
452.47 A$
(285.71 €)
     -45.89 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,277.67 A$
(3,332.57 €)
2,142.45 A$
(1,352.85 €)
     -59.41 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.43 2.49      -43.71 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:518458
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AUD