Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and Portugal Reverse

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Cost of Living in Portugal is 35.3% lower than in Australia (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Portugal is 32.7% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in Portugal are 26.9% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in Portugal are 42.0% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in Portugal are 42.6% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in Portugal is 55.2% lower than in Australia
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Restaurants
Australia Edit Portugal Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$
(15.38 €)
16.25 A$
(10.00 €)
     -35.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 A$
(79.99 €)
65.01 A$
(40.00 €)
     -50.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 A$
(9.23 €)
13.00 A$
(8.00 €)
     -13.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.10 A$
(6.21 €)
4.06 A$
(2.50 €)
     -59.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.00 A$
(6.77 €)
4.88 A$
(3.00 €)
     -55.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.28 A$
(3.25 €)
2.90 A$
(1.79 €)
     -45.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 A$
(2.46 €)
2.59 A$
(1.59 €)
     -35.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.34 A$
(2.06 €)
1.83 A$
(1.12 €)
     -45.3 %
Markets
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.79 A$
(5.41 €)
5.71 A$
(3.52 €)
     -35.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.40 A$
(2.09 €)
2.04 A$
(1.25 €)
     -40.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.48 A$
(0.91 €)
1.00 A$
(0.62 €)
     -32.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.13 A$
(3.77 €)
4.45 A$
(2.74 €)
     -27.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.80 A$
(4.19 €)
7.37 A$
(4.54 €)
     +8.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.86 A$
(3.61 €)
5.05 A$
(3.11 €)
     -13.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.93 A$
(6.11 €)
8.77 A$
(5.40 €)
     -11.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.19 A$
(1.35 €)
1.46 A$
(0.90 €)
     -33.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.84 A$
(1.13 €)
0.93 A$
(0.57 €)
     -49.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.07 A$
(1.28 €)
1.17 A$
(0.72 €)
     -43.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.04 A$
(1.87 €)
1.62 A$
(1.00 €)
     -46.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.67 A$
(1.03 €)
1.08 A$
(0.67 €)
     -35.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.49 A$
(0.91 €)
1.29 A$
(0.80 €)
     -12.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.48 A$
(2.14 €)
2.24 A$
(1.38 €)
     -35.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.55 A$
(1.57 €)
1.13 A$
(0.70 €)
     -55.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 A$
(12.31 €)
8.11 A$
(4.99 €)
     -59.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.35 A$
(4.52 €)
1.83 A$
(1.12 €)
     -75.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.41 A$
(5.18 €)
3.39 A$
(2.08 €)
     -59.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 45.00 A$
(27.69 €)
8.94 A$
(5.50 €)
     -80.1 %
Transportation
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 A$
(3.08 €)
3.25 A$
(2.00 €)
     -35.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 168.00 A$
(103.37 €)
65.01 A$
(40.00 €)
     -61.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 A$
(3.69 €)
5.69 A$
(3.50 €)
     -5.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.10 A$
(2.52 €)
2.09 A$
(1.29 €)
     -49.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 A$
(36.92 €)
26.00 A$
(16.00 €)
     -56.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.15 A$
(4.40 €)
10.50 A$
(6.46 €)
     +46.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 44,423.00 A$
(27,333.83 €)
48,756.07 A$
(30,000.00 €)
     +9.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,874.73 A$
(20,843.40 €)
55,149.79 A$
(33,934.11 €)
     +62.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 307.67 A$
(189.31 €)
188.45 A$
(115.96 €)
     -38.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 41.82 A$
(25.73 €)
31.44 A$
(19.34 €)
     -24.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 82.17 A$
(50.56 €)
60.78 A$
(37.40 €)
     -26.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 77.87 A$
(47.92 €)
60.09 A$
(36.97 €)
     -22.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.54 A$
(15.71 €)
21.07 A$
(12.97 €)
     -17.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 21.00 A$
(12.92 €)
12.19 A$
(7.50 €)
     -42.0 %
Childcare
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,398.51 A$
(1,475.82 €)
678.35 A$
(417.39 €)
     -71.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,006.11 A$
(11,694.61 €)
16,525.90 A$
(10,168.52 €)
     -13.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 119.94 A$
(73.80 €)
124.65 A$
(76.70 €)
     +3.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 85.57 A$
(52.65 €)
54.73 A$
(33.67 €)
     -36.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 168.06 A$
(103.41 €)
122.24 A$
(75.22 €)
     -27.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 179.17 A$
(110.24 €)
138.63 A$
(85.30 €)
     -22.6 %
Rent Per Month
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,238.41 A$
(1,377.31 €)
1,548.87 A$
(953.03 €)
     -30.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,754.67 A$
(1,079.66 €)
1,181.15 A$
(726.77 €)
     -32.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,572.78 A$
(2,198.36 €)
2,725.71 A$
(1,677.15 €)
     -23.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,597.09 A$
(1,598.01 €)
1,969.16 A$
(1,211.64 €)
     -24.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,015.30 A$
(624.72 €)
502.90 A$
(309.44 €)
     -50.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 746.09 A$
(459.07 €)
337.72 A$
(207.80 €)
     -54.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Australia Edit Portugal Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,658.84 A$
(3,481.93 €)
1,704.04 A$
(1,048.51 €)
     -69.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.38 4.80      -24.7 %
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