Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 13.0% lower than in Australia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 12.2% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 10.4% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 3.8% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 26.0% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 4.2% lower than in Australia
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Restaurants
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$
(12.98 £)
28.88 A$
(15.00 £)
     +15.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 135.00 A$
(70.12 £)
115.52 A$
(60.00 £)
     -14.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 A$
(7.79 £)
13.48 A$
(7.00 £)
     -10.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 11.00 A$
(5.71 £)
8.66 A$
(4.50 £)
     -21.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 A$
(6.23 £)
8.09 A$
(4.20 £)
     -32.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.31 A$
(2.76 £)
6.07 A$
(3.15 £)
     +14.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.06 A$
(2.11 £)
3.33 A$
(1.73 £)
     -17.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.40 A$
(1.77 £)
2.41 A$
(1.25 £)
     -29.3 %
Markets
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.74 A$
(4.54 £)
9.00 A$
(4.67 £)
     +2.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.40 A$
(1.77 £)
2.12 A$
(1.10 £)
     -37.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.48 A$
(0.77 £)
1.37 A$
(0.71 £)
     -7.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.08 A$
(3.16 £)
5.70 A$
(2.96 £)
     -6.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.00 A$
(3.64 £)
6.07 A$
(3.15 £)
     -13.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.87 A$
(3.05 £)
5.71 A$
(2.97 £)
     -2.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.99 A$
(5.19 £)
9.15 A$
(4.75 £)
     -8.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.20 A$
(1.14 £)
1.84 A$
(0.95 £)
     -16.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.82 A$
(0.94 £)
0.99 A$
(0.52 £)
     -45.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.13 A$
(1.11 £)
1.85 A$
(0.96 £)
     -13.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.02 A$
(1.57 £)
2.32 A$
(1.20 £)
     -23.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.69 A$
(0.88 £)
0.96 A$
(0.50 £)
     -42.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.49 A$
(0.77 £)
0.91 A$
(0.47 £)
     -38.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.52 A$
(1.83 £)
1.48 A$
(0.77 £)
     -58.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.57 A$
(1.34 £)
2.04 A$
(1.06 £)
     -20.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 19.00 A$
(9.87 £)
14.44 A$
(7.50 £)
     -24.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.66 A$
(3.98 £)
3.68 A$
(1.91 £)
     -51.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.54 A$
(4.44 £)
4.55 A$
(2.36 £)
     -46.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 45.00 A$
(23.37 £)
25.03 A$
(13.00 £)
     -44.4 %
Transportation
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 A$
(2.60 £)
4.62 A$
(2.40 £)
     -7.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 170.00 A$
(88.30 £)
130.54 A$
(67.80 £)
     -23.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 A$
(3.12 £)
5.78 A$
(3.00 £)
     -3.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.59 A$
(2.38 £)
3.84 A$
(2.00 £)
     -16.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 A$
(31.16 £)
33.50 A$
(17.40 £)
     -44.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.19 A$
(3.73 £)
10.99 A$
(5.71 £)
     +52.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 42,000.00 A$
(21,814.56 £)
54,457.66 A$
(28,285.00 £)
     +29.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,106.03 A$
(17,195.09 £)
47,695.52 A$
(24,772.78 £)
     +44.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 332.25 A$
(172.57 £)
482.11 A$
(250.41 £)
     +45.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 43.04 A$
(22.35 £)
23.70 A$
(12.31 £)
     -44.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 85.00 A$
(44.15 £)
58.65 A$
(30.46 £)
     -31.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 82.24 A$
(42.72 £)
62.37 A$
(32.40 £)
     -24.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.96 A$
(14.52 £)
21.15 A$
(10.99 £)
     -24.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 22.00 A$
(11.43 £)
19.25 A$
(10.00 £)
     -12.5 %
Childcare
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,462.98 A$
(1,279.26 £)
2,389.53 A$
(1,241.11 £)
     -3.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,005.34 A$
(10,390.66 £)
28,116.15 A$
(14,603.37 £)
     +40.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 126.90 A$
(65.91 £)
123.21 A$
(64.00 £)
     -2.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 97.45 A$
(50.61 £)
60.02 A$
(31.17 £)
     -38.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 176.38 A$
(91.61 £)
141.69 A$
(73.59 £)
     -19.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 205.75 A$
(106.87 £)
144.25 A$
(74.92 £)
     -29.9 %
Rent Per Month
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,374.43 A$
(1,233.27 £)
2,039.93 A$
(1,059.53 £)
     -14.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,859.32 A$
(965.72 £)
1,680.25 A$
(872.71 £)
     -9.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,796.98 A$
(1,972.13 £)
3,353.89 A$
(1,741.99 £)
     -11.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,750.53 A$
(1,428.61 £)
2,585.34 A$
(1,342.81 £)
     -6.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,214.68 A$
(630.90 £)
904.50 A$
(469.79 £)
     -25.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 932.54 A$
(484.35 £)
679.52 A$
(352.94 £)
     -27.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Australia Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,366.71 A$
(2,787.44 £)
4,518.11 A$
(2,346.68 £)
     -15.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.47 5.90      -8.9 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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