Cost of Living Comparison Between Kolkata and Sydney 

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 224.14% higher than in Kolkata (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 331.97% higher than in Kolkata
Rent Prices in Sydney are 888.57% higher than in Kolkata
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 306.33% higher than in Kolkata
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 187.08% higher than in Kolkata
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 81.79% higher than in Kolkata
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Restaurants
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 ₹
(2.76 A$)
1,085.06 ₹
(20.00 A$)
     +623.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,100.00 ₹
(20.28 A$)
5,425.29 ₹
(100.00 A$)
     +393.21 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 300.00 ₹
(5.53 A$)
759.54 ₹
(14.00 A$)
     +153.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 180.00 ₹
(3.32 A$)
434.02 ₹
(8.00 A$)
     +141.12 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 ₹
(5.53 A$)
488.28 ₹
(9.00 A$)
     +62.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 125.82 ₹
(2.32 A$)
242.60 ₹
(4.47 A$)
     +92.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 29.84 ₹
(0.55 A$)
184.82 ₹
(3.41 A$)
     +519.30 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 13.62 ₹
(0.25 A$)
160.97 ₹
(2.97 A$)
     +1,081.45 %
Markets
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 188.91 ₹
(3.48 A$)
360.66 ₹
(6.65 A$)
     +90.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 25.53 ₹
(0.47 A$)
166.61 ₹
(3.07 A$)
     +552.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 22.99 ₹
(0.42 A$)
66.51 ₹
(1.23 A$)
     +189.31 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 73.83 ₹
(1.36 A$)
269.67 ₹
(4.97 A$)
     +265.27 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 184.10 ₹
(3.39 A$)
300.00 ₹
(5.53 A$)
     +62.96 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 108.44 ₹
(2.00 A$)
282.38 ₹
(5.20 A$)
     +160.40 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 236.52 ₹
(4.36 A$)
470.63 ₹
(8.67 A$)
     +98.98 %
Apples (1 lb) 72.05 ₹
(1.33 A$)
103.68 ₹
(1.91 A$)
     +43.91 %
Banana (1 lb) 23.62 ₹
(0.44 A$)
85.28 ₹
(1.57 A$)
     +260.96 %
Oranges (1 lb) 46.41 ₹
(0.86 A$)
91.37 ₹
(1.68 A$)
     +96.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 22.14 ₹
(0.41 A$)
163.51 ₹
(3.01 A$)
     +638.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 11.48 ₹
(0.21 A$)
77.19 ₹
(1.42 A$)
     +572.46 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.25 ₹
(0.34 A$)
63.73 ₹
(1.17 A$)
     +249.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 30.38 ₹
(0.56 A$)
152.78 ₹
(2.82 A$)
     +402.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 26.26 ₹
(0.48 A$)
120.06 ₹
(2.21 A$)
     +357.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 775.00 ₹
(14.28 A$)
868.05 ₹
(16.00 A$)
     +12.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 140.58 ₹
(2.59 A$)
315.90 ₹
(5.82 A$)
     +124.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 232.12 ₹
(4.28 A$)
367.37 ₹
(6.77 A$)
     +58.27 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 350.00 ₹
(6.45 A$)
2,170.12 ₹
(40.00 A$)
     +520.03 %
Transportation
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 15.50 ₹
(0.29 A$)
269.91 ₹
(4.97 A$)
     +1,641.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 310.00 ₹
(5.71 A$)
11,794.11 ₹
(217.39 A$)
     +3,704.55 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 43.50 ₹
(0.80 A$)
244.14 ₹
(4.50 A$)
     +461.24 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 33.80 ₹
(0.62 A$)
244.47 ₹
(4.51 A$)
     +623.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ₹
(1.84 A$)
3,244.32 ₹
(59.80 A$)
     +3,144.32 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 395.05 ₹
(7.28 A$)
414.67 ₹
(7.64 A$)
     +4.97 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,000,000.00 ₹
(18,432.19 A$)
1,736,093.43 ₹
(32,000.00 A$)
     +73.61 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,908,105.26 ₹
(35,170.55 A$)
1,554,934.36 ₹
(28,660.84 A$)
     -18.51 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,577.64 ₹
(47.51 A$)
9,455.36 ₹
(174.28 A$)
     +266.82 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.94 ₹
(0.02 A$)
34.81 ₹
(0.64 A$)
     +3,592.51 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 619.93 ₹
(11.43 A$)
3,971.86 ₹
(73.21 A$)
     +540.70 %
Sports And Leisure
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,700.00 ₹
(31.33 A$)
4,528.03 ₹
(83.46 A$)
     +166.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 765.33 ₹
(14.11 A$)
1,224.97 ₹
(22.58 A$)
     +60.06 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 ₹
(5.53 A$)
1,193.56 ₹
(22.00 A$)
     +297.85 %
Childcare
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,166.67 ₹
(76.80 A$)
129,305.05 ₹
(2,383.38 A$)
     +3,003.32 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 128,055.56 ₹
(2,360.34 A$)
1,152,076.70 ₹
(21,235.29 A$)
     +799.67 %
Clothing And Shoes
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,618.00 ₹
(48.26 A$)
6,158.58 ₹
(113.52 A$)
     +135.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,320.00 ₹
(42.76 A$)
3,990.06 ₹
(73.55 A$)
     +71.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,185.29 ₹
(77.14 A$)
8,246.44 ₹
(152.00 A$)
     +97.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,933.33 ₹
(54.07 A$)
9,738.40 ₹
(179.50 A$)
     +231.99 %
Rent Per Month
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,341.00 ₹
(209.04 A$)
133,352.03 ₹
(2,457.97 A$)
     +1,075.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,250.00 ₹
(115.20 A$)
94,843.15 ₹
(1,748.17 A$)
     +1,417.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 30,263.16 ₹
(557.82 A$)
262,122.05 ₹
(4,831.48 A$)
     +766.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 19,136.36 ₹
(352.73 A$)
172,473.42 ₹
(3,179.06 A$)
     +801.29 %
Buy Apartment Price
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,325.21 ₹
(153.45 A$)
92,994.50 ₹
(1,714.09 A$)
     +1,017.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,602.96 ₹
(84.84 A$)
51,438.38 ₹
(948.12 A$)
     +1,017.51 %
Salaries And Financing
Kolkata Edit Sydney Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 45,727.27 ₹
(842.85 A$)
359,094.62 ₹
(6,618.90 A$)
     +685.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.43 2.78      -67.07 %
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