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Cost of Living Comparison Between Houston, TX and Perth Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 18.23% higher than in Houston, TX
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 8.66% higher than in Houston, TX
Rent Prices in Perth are 8.10% lower than in Houston, TX
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 23.91% higher than in Houston, TX
Groceries Prices in Perth are 7.86% higher than in Houston, TX
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 25.85% lower than in Houston, TX
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  Houston, TXPerthDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.50 $
(18.48 A$)
15.69 $
(20.00 A$)
     +8.21 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 48.00 $
(61.18 A$)
70.61 $
(90.00 A$)
     +47.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(8.92 A$)
7.85 $
(10.00 A$)
     +12.08 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(5.10 A$)
7.85 $
(10.00 A$)
     +96.14 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(6.37 A$)
7.06 $
(9.00 A$)
     +41.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 $
(5.04 A$)
3.41 $
(4.35 A$)
     -13.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.72 $
(2.19 A$)
2.54 $
(3.24 A$)
     +47.48 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.27 $
(1.62 A$)
2.18 $
(2.77 A$)
     +70.97 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.78 $
(3.54 A$)
4.45 $
(5.67 A$)
     +60.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.20 $
(2.81 A$)
1.79 $
(2.28 A$)
     -18.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.05 $
(2.61 A$)
1.09 $
(1.39 A$)
     -46.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.59 $
(3.31 A$)
3.71 $
(4.73 A$)
     +43.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.17 $
(6.59 A$)
3.20 $
(4.08 A$)
     -38.08 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.90 $
(4.97 A$)
3.91 $
(4.99 A$)
     +0.44 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 $
(7.48 A$)
5.13 $
(6.54 A$)
     -12.50 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.88 $
(2.40 A$)
1.33 $
(1.70 A$)
     -29.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 $
(0.69 A$)
1.23 $
(1.56 A$)
     +128.10 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.75 $
(2.23 A$)
1.41 $
(1.80 A$)
     -19.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.54 $
(1.96 A$)
1.56 $
(1.99 A$)
     +1.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 $
(1.56 A$)
0.99 $
(1.27 A$)
     -18.98 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.84 $
(1.07 A$)
0.87 $
(1.11 A$)
     +3.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.49 $
(1.89 A$)
1.82 $
(2.32 A$)
     +22.56 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $
(2.25 A$)
1.88 $
(2.40 A$)
     +6.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(15.30 A$)
11.77 $
(15.00 A$)
     -1.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(2.77 A$)
3.76 $
(4.80 A$)
     +73.25 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.70 $
(3.44 A$)
4.66 $
(5.94 A$)
     +72.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 7.00 $
(8.92 A$)
20.01 $
(25.50 A$)
     +186.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.25 $
(1.59 A$)
3.14 $
(4.00 A$)
     +151.05 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 46.38 $
(59.11 A$)
105.91 $
(135.00 A$)
     +128.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(3.82 A$)
3.30 $
(4.20 A$)
     +9.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 $
(2.80 A$)
2.17 $
(2.77 A$)
     -1.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 $
(30.59 A$)
38.44 $
(49.00 A$)
     +60.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.10 $
(2.68 A$)
3.82 $
(4.86 A$)
     +81.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(25,492.62 A$)
19,997.94 $
(25,490.00 A$)
     -0.01 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,286.05 $
(24,582.59 A$)
19,033.30 $
(24,260.43 A$)
     -1.31 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.66 $
(188.21 A$)
130.49 $
(166.33 A$)
     -11.62 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
(0.21 A$)
0.22 $
(0.28 A$)
     +31.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.81 $
(73.68 A$)
58.70 $
(74.82 A$)
     +1.54 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.38 $
(45.10 A$)
50.05 $
(63.80 A$)
     +41.46 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.86 $
(18.94 A$)
14.68 $
(18.71 A$)
     -1.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $
(14.02 A$)
15.69 $
(20.00 A$)
     +42.64 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 933.08 $
(1,189.33 A$)
808.08 $
(1,030.00 A$)
     -13.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,166.67 $
(25,705.06 A$)
15,242.51 $
(19,428.57 A$)
     -24.42 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.09 $
(51.10 A$)
77.28 $
(98.50 A$)
     +92.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.54 $
(42.75 A$)
48.87 $
(62.29 A$)
     +45.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.02 $
(91.80 A$)
108.65 $
(138.48 A$)
     +50.85 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.59 $
(120.57 A$)
111.47 $
(142.08 A$)
     +17.83 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,373.56 $
(1,750.78 A$)
1,295.45 $
(1,651.23 A$)
     -5.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 916.20 $
(1,167.81 A$)
983.94 $
(1,254.17 A$)
     +7.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,501.07 $
(3,187.94 A$)
2,076.12 $
(2,646.29 A$)
     -16.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,557.65 $
(1,985.42 A$)
1,478.75 $
(1,884.86 A$)
     -5.07 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 175.63 $
(223.87 A$)
442.56 $
(564.10 A$)
     +151.98 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 97.85 $
(124.72 A$)
346.21 $
(441.29 A$)
     +253.81 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,153.78 $
(5,294.53 A$)
3,346.58 $
(4,265.65 A$)
     -19.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.80 4.23      +11.54 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:312236
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD