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Cost of Living Comparison Between George Town and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 97.99% higher than in George Town
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 183.31% higher than in George Town
Rent Prices in Sydney are 655.31% higher than in George Town
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 227.79% higher than in George Town
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 67.46% higher than in George Town
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 44.23% higher than in George Town
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 RM
(3.35 A$)
44.75 RM
(15.00 A$)
     +347.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 RM
(18.44 A$)
238.67 RM
(80.00 A$)
     +333.94 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.50 RM
(4.19 A$)
29.83 RM
(10.00 A$)
     +138.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 12.00 RM
(4.02 A$)
22.67 RM
(7.60 A$)
     +88.95 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 12.00 RM
(4.02 A$)
25.36 RM
(8.50 A$)
     +111.32 %
Cappuccino (regular) 8.00 RM
(2.68 A$)
11.79 RM
(3.95 A$)
     +47.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.00 RM
(0.67 A$)
9.58 RM
(3.21 A$)
     +378.80 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.17 RM
(0.39 A$)
7.57 RM
(2.54 A$)
     +549.11 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 24.61 RM
(8.25 A$)
16.33 RM
(5.48 A$)
     -33.62 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.78 RM
(0.93 A$)
7.40 RM
(2.48 A$)
     +166.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.29 RM
(0.43 A$)
3.73 RM
(1.25 A$)
     +190.18 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.55 RM
(1.53 A$)
12.08 RM
(4.05 A$)
     +165.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 34.93 RM
(11.71 A$)
11.93 RM
(4.00 A$)
     -65.85 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.69 RM
(1.57 A$)
13.60 RM
(4.56 A$)
     +190.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.34 RM
(3.80 A$)
20.78 RM
(6.97 A$)
     +83.26 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.54 RM
(1.52 A$)
5.81 RM
(1.95 A$)
     +28.03 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.04 RM
(0.68 A$)
4.22 RM
(1.42 A$)
     +106.96 %
Oranges (1 lb) 4.54 RM
(1.52 A$)
4.76 RM
(1.60 A$)
     +5.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.04 RM
(0.68 A$)
7.09 RM
(2.38 A$)
     +247.59 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 RM
(0.40 A$)
4.13 RM
(1.38 A$)
     +250.24 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.44 RM
(0.48 A$)
3.44 RM
(1.15 A$)
     +139.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.66 RM
(1.23 A$)
7.93 RM
(2.66 A$)
     +116.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.12 RM
(0.71 A$)
5.23 RM
(1.75 A$)
     +145.97 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 41.50 RM
(13.91 A$)
53.70 RM
(18.00 A$)
     +29.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.00 RM
(4.02 A$)
14.92 RM
(5.00 A$)
     +24.31 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 13.50 RM
(4.53 A$)
16.11 RM
(5.40 A$)
     +19.33 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 RM
(5.70 A$)
89.50 RM
(30.00 A$)
     +426.47 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 RM
(0.67 A$)
11.93 RM
(4.00 A$)
     +496.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 RM
(33.52 A$)
566.84 RM
(190.00 A$)
     +466.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 RM
(1.17 A$)
10.74 RM
(3.60 A$)
     +206.86 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 RM
(1.08 A$)
10.51 RM
(3.52 A$)
     +226.68 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.00 RM
(7.37 A$)
169.10 RM
(56.68 A$)
     +668.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.09 RM
(2.71 A$)
15.45 RM
(5.18 A$)
     +91.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 150,300.00 RM
(50,379.53 A$)
74,583.86 RM
(25,000.00 A$)
     -50.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,116.67 RM
(40,262.29 A$)
75,448.53 RM
(25,289.83 A$)
     -37.19 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.62 RM
(56.52 A$)
530.38 RM
(177.78 A$)
     +214.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 RM
(0.08 A$)
2.35 RM
(0.79 A$)
     +840.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 160.57 RM
(53.82 A$)
209.88 RM
(70.35 A$)
     +30.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.00 RM
(44.58 A$)
226.08 RM
(75.78 A$)
     +69.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.00 RM
(8.04 A$)
71.06 RM
(23.82 A$)
     +196.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 RM
(4.69 A$)
59.67 RM
(20.00 A$)
     +326.19 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 600.00 RM
(201.12 A$)
6,090.39 RM
(2,041.46 A$)
     +915.07 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,000.00 RM
(7,039.06 A$)
53,513.92 RM
(17,937.50 A$)
     +154.83 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 200.00 RM
(67.04 A$)
297.35 RM
(99.67 A$)
     +48.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 105.58 RM
(35.39 A$)
180.53 RM
(60.51 A$)
     +70.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 270.00 RM
(90.50 A$)
389.97 RM
(130.71 A$)
     +44.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 240.00 RM
(80.45 A$)
442.44 RM
(148.30 A$)
     +84.35 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 850.00 RM
(284.91 A$)
7,900.94 RM
(2,648.34 A$)
     +829.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 425.00 RM
(142.46 A$)
5,732.11 RM
(1,921.36 A$)
     +1,248.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,850.00 RM
(620.11 A$)
13,569.47 RM
(4,548.39 A$)
     +633.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,700.00 RM
(569.83 A$)
9,241.19 RM
(3,097.58 A$)
     +443.60 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 719.99 RM
(241.34 A$)
3,581.64 RM
(1,200.54 A$)
     +397.45 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 460.00 RM
(154.19 A$)
2,334.09 RM
(782.37 A$)
     +407.41 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,750.00 RM
(1,256.97 A$)
15,322.98 RM
(5,136.16 A$)
     +308.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.57 4.36      -4.71 %
Last update: May 2018May 2018
Contributors:23455
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: MYR