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Cost of Living Comparison Between Athens and Melbourne 

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Consumer Prices in Melbourne are 24.13% higher than in Athens
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Melbourne are 54.32% higher than in Athens
Rent Prices in Melbourne are 186.09% higher than in Athens
Restaurant Prices in Melbourne are 13.43% higher than in Athens
Groceries Prices in Melbourne are 50.71% higher than in Athens
Local Purchasing Power in Melbourne is 129.59% higher than in Athens
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 €
(17.89 A$)
10.61 €
(17.25 A$)
     -3.57 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(65.06 A$)
52.87 €
(86.00 A$)
     +32.18 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 €
(9.76 A$)
6.76 €
(11.00 A$)
     +12.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(6.51 A$)
5.53 €
(9.00 A$)
     +38.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(6.51 A$)
5.53 €
(9.00 A$)
     +38.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.08 €
(5.01 A$)
2.59 €
(4.22 A$)
     -15.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.57 €
(2.56 A$)
1.95 €
(3.17 A$)
     +23.81 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.50 €
(0.81 A$)
1.72 €
(2.80 A$)
     +244.72 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.66 €
(7.58 A$)
3.40 €
(5.53 A$)
     -27.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.74 €
(1.20 A$)
1.73 €
(2.81 A$)
     +135.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.75 €
(1.22 A$)
0.72 €
(1.18 A$)
     -3.68 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.07 €
(5.00 A$)
2.82 €
(4.59 A$)
     -8.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.83 €
(6.22 A$)
2.77 €
(4.51 A$)
     -27.52 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.08 €
(5.00 A$)
2.95 €
(4.80 A$)
     -4.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.36 €
(7.09 A$)
4.19 €
(6.82 A$)
     -3.80 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.61 €
(0.99 A$)
1.13 €
(1.84 A$)
     +85.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 €
(1.06 A$)
0.95 €
(1.55 A$)
     +46.12 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.45 €
(0.73 A$)
0.96 €
(1.57 A$)
     +116.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.72 €
(1.18 A$)
1.41 €
(2.29 A$)
     +94.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.43 €
(0.70 A$)
0.97 €
(1.58 A$)
     +127.03 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.38 €
(0.62 A$)
0.71 €
(1.16 A$)
     +88.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.58 €
(0.95 A$)
1.55 €
(2.52 A$)
     +166.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(1.39 A$)
1.22 €
(1.98 A$)
     +42.88 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(11.39 A$)
9.22 €
(15.00 A$)
     +31.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.37 €
(2.22 A$)
2.89 €
(4.70 A$)
     +111.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 €
(3.32 A$)
3.46 €
(5.62 A$)
     +69.39 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.50 €
(7.32 A$)
19.18 €
(31.20 A$)
     +326.25 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.40 €
(2.28 A$)
2.71 €
(4.40 A$)
     +93.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 €
(48.80 A$)
92.22 €
(150.00 A$)
     +207.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(5.69 A$)
3.07 €
(5.00 A$)
     -12.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.19 €
(1.94 A$)
1.78 €
(2.90 A$)
     +49.54 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 11.81 €
(19.21 A$)
21.03 €
(34.20 A$)
     +78.03 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.03 €
(9.82 A$)
3.29 €
(5.35 A$)
     -45.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 €
(29,278.81 A$)
15,458.62 €
(25,145.00 A$)
     -14.12 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,688.77 €
(30,399.16 A$)
14,959.18 €
(24,332.61 A$)
     -19.96 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 146.56 €
(238.39 A$)
124.51 €
(202.53 A$)
     -15.04 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.34 €
(0.55 A$)
0.12 €
(0.20 A$)
     -64.44 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.71 €
(49.96 A$)
44.01 €
(71.59 A$)
     +43.31 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.78 €
(48.45 A$)
47.05 €
(76.53 A$)
     +57.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.43 €
(28.34 A$)
14.19 €
(23.09 A$)
     -18.55 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 €
(13.01 A$)
12.30 €
(20.00 A$)
     +53.69 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 372.88 €
(606.53 A$)
1,204.84 €
(1,959.79 A$)
     +223.12 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,037.87 €
(11,447.81 A$)
12,593.93 €
(20,485.29 A$)
     +78.95 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.36 €
(117.70 A$)
62.29 €
(101.32 A$)
     -13.92 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.55 €
(46.44 A$)
37.22 €
(60.54 A$)
     +30.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.97 €
(126.82 A$)
76.51 €
(124.45 A$)
     -1.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.50 €
(155.34 A$)
87.71 €
(142.67 A$)
     -8.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 367.20 €
(597.29 A$)
1,146.60 €
(1,865.07 A$)
     +212.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 333.59 €
(542.61 A$)
901.97 €
(1,467.15 A$)
     +170.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 660.48 €
(1,074.34 A$)
2,154.41 €
(3,504.37 A$)
     +226.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 600.82 €
(977.30 A$)
1,414.57 €
(2,300.93 A$)
     +135.44 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 163.94 €
(266.67 A$)
552.66 €
(898.96 A$)
     +237.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 157.24 €
(255.76 A$)
445.66 €
(724.91 A$)
     +183.43 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 788.90 €
(1,283.22 A$)
2,795.14 €
(4,546.57 A$)
     +254.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.69 4.18      -10.92 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:617448
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: EUR