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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 0.72% higher than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 9.39% higher than in Sydney
Rent Prices in London are 23.00% higher than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in London are 12.48% higher than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in London are 18.80% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in London is 25.76% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(11.29 £)
26.57 A$
(15.00 £)
     +32.83 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 A$
(50.82 £)
88.55 A$
(50.00 £)
     -1.61 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 A$
(6.21 £)
10.63 A$
(6.00 £)
     -3.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(4.52 £)
8.86 A$
(5.00 £)
     +10.69 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(4.52 £)
7.97 A$
(4.50 £)
     -0.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$
(2.24 £)
4.86 A$
(2.74 £)
     +22.28 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.35 A$
(1.89 £)
2.51 A$
(1.42 £)
     -25.13 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 A$
(1.59 £)
1.90 A$
(1.07 £)
     -32.46 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.68 A$
(3.21 £)
6.50 A$
(3.67 £)
     +14.35 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.67 A$
(1.50 £)
1.76 A$
(0.99 £)
     -33.90 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.24 A$
(0.70 £)
1.09 A$
(0.62 £)
     -11.73 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.58 A$
(2.59 £)
3.59 A$
(2.03 £)
     -21.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.60 A$
(2.60 £)
5.53 A$
(3.12 £)
     +20.17 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.88 A$
(2.76 £)
5.01 A$
(2.83 £)
     +2.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.13 A$
(4.59 £)
7.45 A$
(4.21 £)
     -8.33 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.02 A$
(1.14 £)
1.61 A$
(0.91 £)
     -20.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.56 A$
(0.88 £)
0.91 A$
(0.51 £)
     -41.77 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.60 A$
(0.90 £)
1.71 A$
(0.96 £)
     +6.73 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.23 A$
(1.26 £)
1.86 A$
(1.05 £)
     -16.72 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.52 A$
(0.86 £)
0.87 A$
(0.49 £)
     -42.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 A$
(0.67 £)
0.81 A$
(0.46 £)
     -31.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.47 A$
(1.40 £)
1.38 A$
(0.78 £)
     -44.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.03 A$
(1.14 £)
1.58 A$
(0.89 £)
     -21.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 19.00 A$
(10.73 £)
14.17 A$
(8.00 £)
     -25.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.88 A$
(2.75 £)
3.15 A$
(1.78 £)
     -35.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.35 A$
(3.02 £)
3.38 A$
(1.91 £)
     -36.80 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 30.00 A$
(16.94 £)
19.48 A$
(11.00 £)
     -35.06 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(2.26 £)
4.43 A$
(2.50 £)
     +10.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 217.39 A$
(122.74 £)
265.66 A$
(150.00 £)
     +22.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(2.54 £)
8.86 A$
(5.00 £)
     +96.79 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.53 A$
(1.99 £)
8.55 A$
(4.83 £)
     +142.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 A$
(31.84 £)
88.55 A$
(50.00 £)
     +57.01 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.61 A$
(3.16 £)
8.68 A$
(4.90 £)
     +54.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$
(14,680.28 £)
35,421.67 A$
(20,000.00 £)
     +36.24 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,200.62 A$
(13,664.31 £)
38,688.95 A$
(21,844.79 £)
     +59.87 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176.98 A$
(99.93 £)
297.82 A$
(168.16 £)
     +68.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.54 A$
(0.31 £)
0.22 A$
(0.12 £)
     -60.18 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.63 A$
(40.44 £)
56.30 A$
(31.79 £)
     -21.41 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 74.16 A$
(41.87 £)
73.42 A$
(41.46 £)
     -0.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.96 A$
(12.96 £)
20.56 A$
(11.61 £)
     -10.42 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(11.29 £)
23.02 A$
(13.00 £)
     +15.12 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,218.17 A$
(1,252.43 £)
2,270.17 A$
(1,281.80 £)
     +2.34 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,575.00 A$
(11,052.56 £)
30,551.19 A$
(17,250.00 £)
     +56.07 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.94 A$
(55.86 £)
118.66 A$
(67.00 £)
     +19.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 64.75 A$
(36.56 £)
55.84 A$
(31.53 £)
     -13.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 142.05 A$
(80.20 £)
121.47 A$
(68.59 £)
     -14.48 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.74 A$
(87.37 £)
138.10 A$
(77.97 £)
     -10.76 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,568.92 A$
(1,450.48 £)
3,015.24 A$
(1,702.48 £)
     +17.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,890.58 A$
(1,067.47 £)
2,140.74 A$
(1,208.72 £)
     +13.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,427.27 A$
(2,499.75 £)
5,748.86 A$
(3,245.96 £)
     +29.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,921.78 A$
(1,649.71 £)
3,547.90 A$
(2,003.24 £)
     +21.43 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,271.81 A$
(718.10 £)
2,123.11 A$
(1,198.76 £)
     +66.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 824.88 A$
(465.75 £)
1,202.99 A$
(679.24 £)
     +45.84 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,054.31 A$
(2,853.80 £)
4,104.65 A$
(2,317.59 £)
     -18.79 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.35 3.20      -26.50 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
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