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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Manchester 

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Consumer Prices in Manchester are 15.12% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Manchester are 26.09% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Manchester are 43.61% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Manchester are 5.98% higher than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Manchester are 27.82% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Manchester is 13.61% lower than in Sydney
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(10.85 £)
22.11 A$
(12.00 £)
     +10.55 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 88.50 A$
(48.03 £)
96.73 A$
(52.50 £)
     +9.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 A$
(5.97 £)
9.21 A$
(5.00 £)
     -16.25 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(4.34 £)
7.37 A$
(4.00 £)
     -7.88 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$
(4.34 £)
7.37 A$
(4.00 £)
     -7.88 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.91 A$
(2.12 £)
4.97 A$
(2.70 £)
     +27.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.34 A$
(1.81 £)
2.17 A$
(1.18 £)
     -34.99 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.78 A$
(1.51 £)
1.92 A$
(1.04 £)
     -30.96 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.89 A$
(3.20 £)
6.25 A$
(3.39 £)
     +6.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.66 A$
(1.44 £)
1.72 A$
(0.93 £)
     -35.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(0.66 £)
0.97 A$
(0.52 £)
     -20.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.58 A$
(2.49 £)
3.96 A$
(2.15 £)
     -13.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.12 A$
(2.78 £)
4.77 A$
(2.59 £)
     -6.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.02 A$
(2.73 £)
4.32 A$
(2.34 £)
     -14.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.27 A$
(4.49 £)
5.37 A$
(2.91 £)
     -35.12 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.00 A$
(1.09 £)
1.58 A$
(0.86 £)
     -21.25 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.58 A$
(0.86 £)
1.01 A$
(0.55 £)
     -36.52 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.67 A$
(0.91 £)
1.27 A$
(0.69 £)
     -23.90 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.30 A$
(1.25 £)
1.25 A$
(0.68 £)
     -45.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.53 A$
(0.83 £)
0.89 A$
(0.48 £)
     -41.75 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.21 A$
(0.66 £)
1.11 A$
(0.60 £)
     -8.09 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.42 A$
(1.32 £)
1.45 A$
(0.79 £)
     -40.20 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.10 A$
(1.14 £)
2.11 A$
(1.15 £)
     +0.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 A$
(9.77 £)
12.90 A$
(7.00 £)
     -28.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.11 A$
(2.77 £)
3.85 A$
(2.09 £)
     -24.70 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.65 A$
(3.07 £)
4.87 A$
(2.64 £)
     -13.89 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 32.00 A$
(17.37 £)
19.35 A$
(10.50 £)
     -39.54 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 A$
(2.39 £)
5.16 A$
(2.80 £)
     +17.25 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 213.00 A$
(115.61 £)
119.76 A$
(65.00 £)
     -43.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(2.44 £)
5.53 A$
(3.00 £)
     +22.83 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 A$
(1.92 £)
4.34 A$
(2.36 £)
     +22.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 A$
(30.61 £)
41.46 A$
(22.50 £)
     -26.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.48 A$
(2.97 £)
8.99 A$
(4.88 £)
     +64.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$
(14,111.48 £)
33,809.36 A$
(18,350.00 £)
     +30.04 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,052.20 A$
(13,054.31 £)
36,339.41 A$
(19,723.18 £)
     +51.09 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 181.29 A$
(98.40 £)
270.04 A$
(146.56 £)
     +48.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.49 A$
(0.27 £)
0.18 A$
(0.10 £)
     -63.33 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.70 A$
(38.92 £)
54.21 A$
(29.42 £)
     -24.39 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 74.72 A$
(40.55 £)
48.85 A$
(26.52 £)
     -34.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.74 A$
(12.34 £)
19.43 A$
(10.55 £)
     -14.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(10.85 £)
14.28 A$
(7.75 £)
     -28.60 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,172.28 A$
(1,179.00 £)
1,353.77 A$
(734.76 £)
     -37.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,452.38 A$
(10,557.76 £)
25,426.11 A$
(13,800.00 £)
     +30.71 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.58 A$
(54.05 £)
105.94 A$
(57.50 £)
     +6.39 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 64.36 A$
(34.93 £)
52.45 A$
(28.47 £)
     -18.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 143.17 A$
(77.71 £)
109.41 A$
(59.38 £)
     -23.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.74 A$
(83.99 £)
102.86 A$
(55.83 £)
     -33.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,568.26 A$
(1,393.92 £)
1,428.90 A$
(775.54 £)
     -44.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,892.57 A$
(1,027.19 £)
1,041.00 A$
(565.00 £)
     -45.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,302.63 A$
(2,335.25 £)
2,494.16 A$
(1,353.70 £)
     -42.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,965.93 A$
(1,609.76 £)
1,630.19 A$
(884.78 £)
     -45.04 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,275.79 A$
(692.43 £)
566.59 A$
(307.52 £)
     -55.59 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 828.31 A$
(449.56 £)
445.33 A$
(241.70 £)
     -46.24 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,013.85 A$
(2,721.26 £)
3,201.30 A$
(1,737.50 £)
     -36.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.18 3.43      -17.78 %
Last update: September 2019September 2019
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