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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Istanbul 

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Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 50.69% lower than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 59.04% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 75.04% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 62.33% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 54.00% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 62.44% lower than in Melbourne
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  MelbourneIstanbulDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$
(56.82 TL)
5.63 A$
(20.00 TL)
     -64.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(284.12 TL)
22.53 A$
(80.00 TL)
     -71.84 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(35.52 TL)
5.07 A$
(18.00 TL)
     -49.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(28.41 TL)
4.22 A$
(15.00 TL)
     -47.21 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(31.96 TL)
5.07 A$
(18.00 TL)
     -43.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.15 A$
(14.72 TL)
2.58 A$
(9.17 TL)
     -37.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.10 A$
(11.02 TL)
1.00 A$
(3.56 TL)
     -67.73 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.72 A$
(9.66 TL)
0.39 A$
(1.40 TL)
     -85.54 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.60 A$
(16.34 TL)
3.73 A$
(13.23 TL)
     -19.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.36 A$
(8.38 TL)
0.57 A$
(2.02 TL)
     -75.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.27 A$
(4.52 TL)
0.93 A$
(3.29 TL)
     -27.20 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.08 A$
(14.48 TL)
2.36 A$
(8.37 TL)
     -42.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.49 A$
(15.95 TL)
3.27 A$
(11.60 TL)
     -27.26 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.49 A$
(15.95 TL)
1.98 A$
(7.02 TL)
     -55.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.20 A$
(22.03 TL)
7.24 A$
(25.70 TL)
     +16.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.76 A$
(6.26 TL)
0.56 A$
(2.00 TL)
     -68.09 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.24 A$
(4.39 TL)
1.06 A$
(3.76 TL)
     -14.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.42 A$
(5.03 TL)
0.49 A$
(1.73 TL)
     -65.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.13 A$
(7.57 TL)
0.60 A$
(2.12 TL)
     -72.03 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.42 A$
(5.03 TL)
0.42 A$
(1.48 TL)
     -70.66 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.15 A$
(4.09 TL)
0.37 A$
(1.31 TL)
     -68.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.56 A$
(9.08 TL)
0.84 A$
(2.97 TL)
     -67.28 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.29 A$
(8.12 TL)
0.50 A$
(1.78 TL)
     -78.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(53.27 TL)
9.85 A$
(35.00 TL)
     -34.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.60 A$
(12.79 TL)
2.32 A$
(8.22 TL)
     -35.70 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.71 A$
(20.29 TL)
3.22 A$
(11.45 TL)
     -43.59 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 29.50 A$
(104.77 TL)
3.66 A$
(13.00 TL)
     -87.59 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.30 A$
(15.27 TL)
0.73 A$
(2.60 TL)
     -82.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 147.60 A$
(524.21 TL)
57.72 A$
(205.00 TL)
     -60.89 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(15.98 TL)
1.13 A$
(4.00 TL)
     -74.97 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.61 A$
(9.27 TL)
1.13 A$
(4.02 TL)
     -56.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.20 A$
(121.46 TL)
6.50 A$
(23.10 TL)
     -80.98 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.34 A$
(18.98 TL)
6.24 A$
(22.16 TL)
     +16.76 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(88,788.17 TL)
30,972.59 A$
(110,000.00 TL)
     +23.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,116.96 A$
(82,100.52 TL)
26,979.32 A$
(95,817.78 TL)
     +16.71 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 207.92 A$
(738.44 TL)
92.46 A$
(328.36 TL)
     -55.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 A$
(0.64 TL)
0.19 A$
(0.69 TL)
     +6.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.85 A$
(258.73 TL)
22.14 A$
(78.64 TL)
     -69.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.61 A$
(225.91 TL)
40.03 A$
(142.16 TL)
     -37.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.93 A$
(77.90 TL)
20.91 A$
(74.28 TL)
     -4.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(71.03 TL)
5.63 A$
(20.00 TL)
     -71.84 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,754.39 A$
(6,230.77 TL)
443.75 A$
(1,575.98 TL)
     -74.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,683.33 A$
(73,457.41 TL)
10,796.15 A$
(38,342.81 TL)
     -47.80 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.14 A$
(355.67 TL)
49.58 A$
(176.07 TL)
     -50.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.61 A$
(222.36 TL)
32.94 A$
(116.99 TL)
     -47.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.69 A$
(478.36 TL)
80.87 A$
(287.21 TL)
     -39.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 151.75 A$
(538.94 TL)
69.15 A$
(245.59 TL)
     -54.43 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,759.82 A$
(6,250.03 TL)
483.96 A$
(1,718.79 TL)
     -72.50 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,361.54 A$
(4,835.55 TL)
277.94 A$
(987.10 TL)
     -79.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,306.45 A$
(11,742.95 TL)
875.04 A$
(3,107.73 TL)
     -73.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,139.58 A$
(7,598.77 TL)
499.54 A$
(1,774.11 TL)
     -76.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 804.13 A$
(2,855.89 TL)
220.23 A$
(782.14 TL)
     -72.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 645.53 A$
(2,292.63 TL)
103.31 A$
(366.89 TL)
     -84.00 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,499.92 A$
(15,981.57 TL)
692.33 A$
(2,458.81 TL)
     -84.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.50 14.08      +212.53 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
Contributors:422904
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Currency: AUD