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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Perth Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 18.62% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 9.66% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Perth are 6.50% lower than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 25.81% higher than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Perth are 10.93% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 29.68% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXPerthDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 $
(18.12 A$)
14.90 $
(20.00 A$)
     +10.35 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(67.13 A$)
74.48 $
(100.00 A$)
     +48.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(9.40 A$)
7.45 $
(10.00 A$)
     +6.41 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $
(4.03 A$)
7.45 $
(10.00 A$)
     +148.28 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(6.71 A$)
6.70 $
(9.00 A$)
     +34.07 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.86 $
(5.18 A$)
3.32 $
(4.46 A$)
     -13.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.77 $
(2.38 A$)
2.43 $
(3.26 A$)
     +36.80 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.28 $
(1.72 A$)
2.06 $
(2.77 A$)
     +60.78 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.91 $
(3.90 A$)
4.28 $
(5.75 A$)
     +47.20 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.43 $
(3.27 A$)
1.83 $
(2.46 A$)
     -24.84 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.25 $
(3.02 A$)
1.14 $
(1.53 A$)
     -49.39 %
Eggs (12) 2.73 $
(3.67 A$)
3.60 $
(4.83 A$)
     +31.81 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.76 $
(6.39 A$)
3.38 $
(4.54 A$)
     -29.02 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.63 $
(4.87 A$)
3.83 $
(5.14 A$)
     +5.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.06 $
(6.79 A$)
5.33 $
(7.16 A$)
     +5.45 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.89 $
(2.53 A$)
1.35 $
(1.81 A$)
     -28.43 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.56 $
(0.75 A$)
1.21 $
(1.62 A$)
     +115.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.76 $
(2.37 A$)
1.40 $
(1.88 A$)
     -20.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.57 $
(2.11 A$)
1.51 $
(2.03 A$)
     -3.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.25 $
(1.67 A$)
1.07 $
(1.44 A$)
     -13.95 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.88 $
(1.18 A$)
0.81 $
(1.09 A$)
     -7.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.34 $
(1.79 A$)
1.77 $
(2.37 A$)
     +32.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.66 $
(2.23 A$)
2.26 $
(3.03 A$)
     +36.04 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(16.10 A$)
11.17 $
(15.00 A$)
     -6.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.09 $
(2.81 A$)
4.30 $
(5.77 A$)
     +105.30 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.61 $
(3.51 A$)
4.84 $
(6.50 A$)
     +85.14 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(9.40 A$)
19.37 $
(26.00 A$)
     +176.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.30 $
(1.75 A$)
2.98 $
(4.00 A$)
     +129.18 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 47.25 $
(63.44 A$)
100.55 $
(135.00 A$)
     +112.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(3.89 A$)
3.13 $
(4.20 A$)
     +7.87 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(2.95 A$)
2.06 $
(2.77 A$)
     -6.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(32.22 A$)
36.50 $
(49.00 A$)
     +52.07 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.05 $
(2.75 A$)
3.56 $
(4.77 A$)
     +73.64 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(26,851.08 A$)
18,621.22 $
(25,000.00 A$)
     -6.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,314.85 $
(25,931.23 A$)
18,171.44 $
(24,396.14 A$)
     -5.92 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 140.01 $
(187.98 A$)
145.09 $
(194.80 A$)
     +3.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $
(0.24 A$)
0.21 $
(0.28 A$)
     +19.61 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.94 $
(72.42 A$)
53.75 $
(72.16 A$)
     -0.36 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.97 $
(45.61 A$)
46.06 $
(61.83 A$)
     +35.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.23 $
(24.47 A$)
12.75 $
(17.12 A$)
     -30.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $
(14.77 A$)
14.90 $
(20.00 A$)
     +35.43 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 876.00 $
(1,176.08 A$)
772.78 $
(1,037.50 A$)
     -11.78 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,666.67 $
(25,061.01 A$)
16,088.74 $
(21,600.00 A$)
     -13.81 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.76 $
(54.72 A$)
76.75 $
(103.04 A$)
     +88.31 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.68 $
(43.87 A$)
53.38 $
(71.67 A$)
     +63.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.34 $
(94.44 A$)
106.23 $
(142.62 A$)
     +51.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.42 $
(130.79 A$)
104.03 $
(139.67 A$)
     +6.78 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,284.90 $
(1,725.05 A$)
1,270.36 $
(1,705.52 A$)
     -1.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 883.92 $
(1,186.71 A$)
924.68 $
(1,241.43 A$)
     +4.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,350.32 $
(3,155.43 A$)
2,026.43 $
(2,720.59 A$)
     -13.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,537.03 $
(2,063.54 A$)
1,443.71 $
(1,938.26 A$)
     -6.07 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 185.37 $
(248.87 A$)
393.49 $
(528.28 A$)
     +112.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 96.87 $
(130.05 A$)
320.04 $
(429.67 A$)
     +230.39 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,919.88 $
(5,262.65 A$)
3,023.04 $
(4,058.60 A$)
     -22.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.87 4.34      +12.16 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:301240
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: USD