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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Barcelona 

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Consumer Prices in Barcelona are 25.09% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Barcelona are 30.60% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Barcelona are 39.43% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Barcelona are 17.74% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Barcelona are 37.42% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Barcelona is 31.91% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 19.00 A$
(11.64 €)
17.96 A$
(11.00 €)
     -5.49 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 89.50 A$
(54.82 €)
65.30 A$
(40.00 €)
     -27.04 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 A$
(6.74 €)
11.43 A$
(7.00 €)
     +3.89 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(4.90 €)
4.08 A$
(2.50 €)
     -48.98 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(4.90 €)
4.90 A$
(3.00 €)
     -38.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.89 A$
(2.38 €)
2.96 A$
(1.81 €)
     -23.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.27 A$
(2.00 €)
2.83 A$
(1.73 €)
     -13.52 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.77 A$
(1.69 €)
2.07 A$
(1.27 €)
     -25.11 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.71 A$
(3.50 €)
5.14 A$
(3.15 €)
     -9.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.69 A$
(1.65 €)
1.51 A$
(0.92 €)
     -43.85 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(0.74 €)
0.71 A$
(0.43 €)
     -41.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.53 A$
(2.77 €)
2.50 A$
(1.53 €)
     -44.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.26 A$
(3.22 €)
7.80 A$
(4.78 €)
     +48.13 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.11 A$
(3.13 €)
4.66 A$
(2.86 €)
     -8.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.49 A$
(5.20 €)
7.42 A$
(4.55 €)
     -12.55 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.01 A$
(1.23 €)
1.25 A$
(0.77 €)
     -37.96 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.58 A$
(0.97 €)
1.11 A$
(0.68 €)
     -29.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(1.04 €)
1.02 A$
(0.62 €)
     -40.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.28 A$
(1.39 €)
1.12 A$
(0.69 €)
     -50.73 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.50 A$
(0.92 €)
0.75 A$
(0.46 €)
     -50.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(0.74 €)
0.91 A$
(0.56 €)
     -24.39 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.50 A$
(1.53 €)
1.49 A$
(0.91 €)
     -40.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.05 A$
(1.26 €)
1.03 A$
(0.63 €)
     -49.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 A$
(11.03 €)
8.16 A$
(5.00 €)
     -54.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.46 A$
(3.34 €)
1.31 A$
(0.80 €)
     -75.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.90 A$
(3.61 €)
2.29 A$
(1.40 €)
     -61.17 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 32.00 A$
(19.60 €)
8.16 A$
(5.00 €)
     -74.49 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 A$
(2.70 €)
3.51 A$
(2.15 €)
     -20.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 217.39 A$
(133.16 €)
81.63 A$
(50.00 €)
     -62.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.35 A$
(2.66 €)
4.08 A$
(2.50 €)
     -6.18 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 A$
(2.17 €)
2.97 A$
(1.82 €)
     -16.15 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 A$
(34.55 €)
36.08 A$
(22.10 €)
     -36.03 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.47 A$
(3.35 €)
8.23 A$
(5.04 €)
     +50.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$
(15,926.43 €)
35,915.14 A$
(22,000.00 €)
     +38.14 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,937.59 A$
(14,663.09 €)
33,672.22 A$
(20,626.09 €)
     +40.67 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 181.44 A$
(111.14 €)
226.84 A$
(138.95 €)
     +25.02 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.58 A$
(0.36 €)
0.22 A$
(0.13 €)
     -63.03 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.04 A$
(42.90 €)
71.22 A$
(43.63 €)
     +1.69 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 77.31 A$
(47.35 €)
67.29 A$
(41.22 €)
     -12.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.44 A$
(13.14 €)
30.35 A$
(18.59 €)
     +41.55 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(12.25 €)
13.88 A$
(8.50 €)
     -30.62 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,194.27 A$
(1,344.11 €)
701.27 A$
(429.57 €)
     -68.04 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,375.00 A$
(11,868.25 €)
12,668.62 A$
(7,760.23 €)
     -34.61 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.92 A$
(59.98 €)
119.50 A$
(73.20 €)
     +22.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.94 A$
(38.55 €)
44.18 A$
(27.06 €)
     -29.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 141.82 A$
(86.87 €)
132.91 A$
(81.42 €)
     -6.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 152.32 A$
(93.31 €)
154.62 A$
(94.71 €)
     +1.51 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,561.79 A$
(1,569.24 €)
1,575.38 A$
(965.00 €)
     -38.50 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,869.98 A$
(1,145.47 €)
1,181.46 A$
(723.71 €)
     -36.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,375.64 A$
(2,680.32 €)
2,537.30 A$
(1,554.24 €)
     -42.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,980.83 A$
(1,825.92 €)
1,819.56 A$
(1,114.58 €)
     -38.96 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,282.45 A$
(785.57 €)
677.11 A$
(414.77 €)
     -47.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 823.41 A$
(504.39 €)
467.31 A$
(286.26 €)
     -43.25 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,969.91 A$
(3,044.34 €)
2,348.50 A$
(1,438.58 €)
     -52.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.04 2.36      -41.56 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:465461
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AUD