Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and Hong Kong Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Hong Kong are 5.82% higher than in Australia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 31.87% higher than in Australia
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 89.06% higher than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 17.89% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 13.21% higher than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 41.80% lower than in Australia
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Restaurants
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(110.38 HK$)
11.96 A$
(66.00 HK$)
     -40.21 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(551.91 HK$)
90.59 A$
(500.00 HK$)
     -9.41 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.95 A$
(71.47 HK$)
7.25 A$
(40.00 HK$)
     -44.03 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(44.15 HK$)
10.87 A$
(60.00 HK$)
     +35.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(49.67 HK$)
9.06 A$
(50.00 HK$)
     +0.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.64 A$
(25.63 HK$)
6.81 A$
(37.58 HK$)
     +46.64 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.48 A$
(19.19 HK$)
1.67 A$
(9.20 HK$)
     -52.07 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.91 A$
(16.09 HK$)
1.46 A$
(8.06 HK$)
     -49.90 %
Markets
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.52 A$
(36.00 HK$)
16.23 A$
(89.59 HK$)
     +148.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.65 A$
(14.63 HK$)
2.86 A$
(15.76 HK$)
     +7.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.24 A$
(6.84 HK$)
1.16 A$
(6.38 HK$)
     -6.74 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.93 A$
(27.21 HK$)
5.06 A$
(27.94 HK$)
     +2.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.04 A$
(27.82 HK$)
16.59 A$
(91.57 HK$)
     +229.13 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.98 A$
(27.47 HK$)
6.27 A$
(34.59 HK$)
     +25.90 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.43 A$
(46.52 HK$)
14.41 A$
(79.53 HK$)
     +70.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.97 A$
(10.85 HK$)
2.87 A$
(15.85 HK$)
     +46.11 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(8.92 HK$)
1.48 A$
(8.16 HK$)
     -8.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.74 A$
(9.59 HK$)
2.39 A$
(13.17 HK$)
     +37.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.72 A$
(14.99 HK$)
1.90 A$
(10.51 HK$)
     -29.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 A$
(8.15 HK$)
1.64 A$
(9.07 HK$)
     +11.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 A$
(6.60 HK$)
1.64 A$
(9.07 HK$)
     +37.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.86 A$
(15.79 HK$)
2.29 A$
(12.61 HK$)
     -20.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.13 A$
(11.76 HK$)
2.30 A$
(12.67 HK$)
     +7.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.25 A$
(84.17 HK$)
25.37 A$
(140.00 HK$)
     +66.34 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.74 A$
(31.68 HK$)
2.67 A$
(14.73 HK$)
     -53.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.11 A$
(33.72 HK$)
3.94 A$
(21.74 HK$)
     -35.55 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 38.00 A$
(209.73 HK$)
11.23 A$
(62.00 HK$)
     -70.44 %
Transportation
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 A$
(24.84 HK$)
1.81 A$
(10.00 HK$)
     -59.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 154.56 A$
(853.04 HK$)
90.59 A$
(500.00 HK$)
     -41.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(23.18 HK$)
4.35 A$
(24.00 HK$)
     +3.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.48 A$
(19.19 HK$)
2.48 A$
(13.68 HK$)
     -28.70 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$
(275.96 HK$)
18.12 A$
(100.00 HK$)
     -63.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.47 A$
(41.25 HK$)
13.89 A$
(76.68 HK$)
     +85.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 A$
(165,573.85 HK$)
47,108.89 A$
(260,000.00 HK$)
     +57.03 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,979.76 A$
(148,904.75 HK$)
45,468.13 A$
(250,944.44 HK$)
     +68.53 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 198.68 A$
(1,096.57 HK$)
302.94 A$
(1,671.96 HK$)
     +52.47 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.38 A$
(2.11 HK$)
0.15 A$
(0.85 HK$)
     -59.69 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 76.62 A$
(422.87 HK$)
38.29 A$
(211.30 HK$)
     -50.03 %
Sports And Leisure
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.81 A$
(368.75 HK$)
126.82 A$
(699.93 HK$)
     +89.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.86 A$
(109.62 HK$)
12.80 A$
(70.64 HK$)
     -35.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 A$
(104.86 HK$)
18.12 A$
(100.00 HK$)
     -4.64 %
Childcare
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,971.23 A$
(10,879.49 HK$)
1,065.73 A$
(5,881.92 HK$)
     -45.94 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,233.78 A$
(95,115.43 HK$)
24,983.04 A$
(137,884.62 HK$)
     +44.97 %
Clothing And Shoes
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.11 A$
(552.52 HK$)
114.18 A$
(630.19 HK$)
     +14.06 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 58.50 A$
(322.87 HK$)
55.30 A$
(305.22 HK$)
     -5.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 137.59 A$
(759.37 HK$)
130.67 A$
(721.20 HK$)
     -5.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.33 A$
(802.11 HK$)
191.42 A$
(1,056.45 HK$)
     +31.71 %
Rent Per Month
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,880.58 A$
(10,379.16 HK$)
3,185.61 A$
(17,581.82 HK$)
     +69.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,413.91 A$
(7,803.54 HK$)
2,214.73 A$
(12,223.40 HK$)
     +56.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,174.74 A$
(17,521.82 HK$)
6,569.36 A$
(36,257.14 HK$)
     +106.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,265.77 A$
(12,505.05 HK$)
4,544.35 A$
(25,080.85 HK$)
     +100.57 %
Buy Apartment Price
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 729.86 A$
(4,028.17 HK$)
4,250.83 A$
(23,460.87 HK$)
     +482.42 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 488.53 A$
(2,696.27 HK$)
2,903.38 A$
(16,024.13 HK$)
     +494.31 %
Salaries And Financing
Australia Edit Hong Kong Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,796.65 A$
(31,992.48 HK$)
4,448.67 A$
(24,552.76 HK$)
     -23.25 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.02 2.36      -21.94 %
Last update: May 2022May 2022
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