Cost of Living Comparison Between Kolkata and Sydney 

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 222.13% higher than in Kolkata (without rent)
Rent Prices in Sydney are 884.88% higher than in Kolkata
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 270.81% higher than in Kolkata
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 170.57% higher than in Kolkata
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 149.24% higher than in Kolkata
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Restaurants
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 200.00 ₹
(3.70 A$)
974.22 ₹
(18.00 A$)
     +387.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ₹
(18.48 A$)
5,412.31 ₹
(100.00 A$)
     +441.23 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 300.00 ₹
(5.54 A$)
649.48 ₹
(12.00 A$)
     +116.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 150.00 ₹
(2.77 A$)
432.98 ₹
(8.00 A$)
     +188.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 ₹
(5.54 A$)
432.98 ₹
(8.00 A$)
     +44.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 129.35 ₹
(2.39 A$)
227.68 ₹
(4.21 A$)
     +76.01 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 33.40 ₹
(0.62 A$)
171.06 ₹
(3.16 A$)
     +412.15 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 12.15 ₹
(0.22 A$)
145.21 ₹
(2.68 A$)
     +1,095.44 %
Markets
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 179.44 ₹
(3.32 A$)
348.24 ₹
(6.43 A$)
     +94.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 23.54 ₹
(0.43 A$)
126.23 ₹
(2.33 A$)
     +436.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 22.90 ₹
(0.42 A$)
62.52 ₹
(1.16 A$)
     +172.98 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 64.83 ₹
(1.20 A$)
255.70 ₹
(4.72 A$)
     +294.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 174.43 ₹
(3.22 A$)
275.13 ₹
(5.08 A$)
     +57.73 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 104.19 ₹
(1.92 A$)
269.98 ₹
(4.99 A$)
     +159.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 282.81 ₹
(5.23 A$)
462.58 ₹
(8.55 A$)
     +63.57 %
Apples (1 lb) 64.56 ₹
(1.19 A$)
119.30 ₹
(2.20 A$)
     +84.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 24.42 ₹
(0.45 A$)
82.52 ₹
(1.52 A$)
     +237.99 %
Oranges (1 lb) 42.61 ₹
(0.79 A$)
83.58 ₹
(1.54 A$)
     +96.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 21.75 ₹
(0.40 A$)
138.17 ₹
(2.55 A$)
     +535.26 %
Potato (1 lb) 12.70 ₹
(0.23 A$)
81.51 ₹
(1.51 A$)
     +541.74 %
Onion (1 lb) 16.70 ₹
(0.31 A$)
67.87 ₹
(1.25 A$)
     +306.34 %
Lettuce (1 head) 26.72 ₹
(0.49 A$)
144.53 ₹
(2.67 A$)
     +440.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 27.47 ₹
(0.51 A$)
116.99 ₹
(2.16 A$)
     +325.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 650.00 ₹
(12.01 A$)
811.85 ₹
(15.00 A$)
     +24.90 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 147.97 ₹
(2.73 A$)
302.18 ₹
(5.58 A$)
     +104.21 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 244.88 ₹
(4.52 A$)
340.50 ₹
(6.29 A$)
     +39.05 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 340.00 ₹
(6.28 A$)
1,894.31 ₹
(35.00 A$)
     +457.15 %
Transportation
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 ₹
(0.18 A$)
216.49 ₹
(4.00 A$)
     +2,064.92 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 275.00 ₹
(5.08 A$)
11,765.88 ₹
(217.39 A$)
     +4,178.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 30.00 ₹
(0.55 A$)
216.49 ₹
(4.00 A$)
     +621.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 ₹
(0.59 A$)
190.75 ₹
(3.52 A$)
     +492.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 75.00 ₹
(1.39 A$)
3,067.70 ₹
(56.68 A$)
     +3,990.26 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 296.97 ₹
(5.49 A$)
295.60 ₹
(5.46 A$)
     -0.46 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 850,000.00 ₹
(15,704.95 A$)
1,515,445.78 ₹
(28,000.00 A$)
     +78.29 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,665,192.31 ₹
(30,766.78 A$)
1,360,547.37 ₹
(25,138.03 A$)
     -18.29 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,559.10 ₹
(47.28 A$)
9,929.16 ₹
(183.46 A$)
     +287.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.02 ₹
(0.02 A$)
43.94 ₹
(0.81 A$)
     +4,223.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 694.93 ₹
(12.84 A$)
4,010.46 ₹
(74.10 A$)
     +477.10 %
Sports And Leisure
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,386.72 ₹
(25.62 A$)
4,310.02 ₹
(79.63 A$)
     +210.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 642.00 ₹
(11.86 A$)
1,275.91 ₹
(23.57 A$)
     +98.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 275.00 ₹
(5.08 A$)
1,082.46 ₹
(20.00 A$)
     +293.62 %
Childcare
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,280.70 ₹
(60.62 A$)
130,306.20 ₹
(2,407.59 A$)
     +3,871.90 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 125,586.21 ₹
(2,320.38 A$)
1,197,296.29 ₹
(22,121.74 A$)
     +853.37 %
Clothing And Shoes
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,515.12 ₹
(46.47 A$)
5,600.87 ₹
(103.48 A$)
     +122.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,297.78 ₹
(42.45 A$)
3,390.27 ₹
(62.64 A$)
     +47.55 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,774.19 ₹
(69.73 A$)
7,441.92 ₹
(137.50 A$)
     +97.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,698.37 ₹
(49.86 A$)
8,317.44 ₹
(153.68 A$)
     +208.24 %
Rent Per Month
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 12,345.45 ₹
(228.10 A$)
143,224.85 ₹
(2,646.28 A$)
     +1,060.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,144.23 ₹
(132.00 A$)
100,723.02 ₹
(1,861.00 A$)
     +1,309.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 33,354.55 ₹
(616.27 A$)
277,453.56 ₹
(5,126.35 A$)
     +731.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,843.14 ₹
(311.20 A$)
164,938.23 ₹
(3,047.47 A$)
     +879.26 %
Buy Apartment Price
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,831.27 ₹
(144.69 A$)
67,444.05 ₹
(1,246.12 A$)
     +761.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,647.76 ₹
(67.40 A$)
42,047.95 ₹
(776.90 A$)
     +1,052.71 %
Salaries And Financing
Kolkata[ Edit ] Sydney[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 28,712.77 ₹
(530.51 A$)
313,524.15 ₹
(5,792.80 A$)
     +991.93 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.67 3.31      -61.83 %
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