Cost of Living Comparison Between Germany and Australia Reverse

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Cost of Living in Australia is 12.1% higher than in Germany (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Australia is 18.3% higher than in Germany
Rent Prices in Australia are 35.8% higher than in Germany
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 19.8% higher than in Germany
Groceries Prices in Australia are 25.7% higher than in Germany
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 5.7% higher than in Germany
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Restaurants
Germany Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 €
(21.08 A$)
15.42 €
(25.00 A$)
     +18.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(97.30 A$)
78.62 €
(127.50 A$)
     +31.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(16.22 A$)
9.25 €
(15.00 A$)
     -7.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(6.49 A$)
6.17 €
(10.00 A$)
     +54.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(6.49 A$)
6.78 €
(11.00 A$)
     +69.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.36 €
(5.45 A$)
3.26 €
(5.29 A$)
     -3.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 €
(4.41 A$)
2.47 €
(4.01 A$)
     -9.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.43 €
(3.95 A$)
2.06 €
(3.34 A$)
     -15.3 %
Markets
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 €
(6.40 A$)
5.43 €
(8.80 A$)
     +37.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.79 €
(2.90 A$)
2.10 €
(3.41 A$)
     +17.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.25 €
(2.02 A$)
0.91 €
(1.48 A$)
     -26.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.33 €
(5.40 A$)
3.78 €
(6.13 A$)
     +13.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.71 €
(9.26 A$)
4.18 €
(6.78 A$)
     -26.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.66 €
(10.80 A$)
3.62 €
(5.87 A$)
     -45.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.32 €
(11.87 A$)
6.10 €
(9.89 A$)
     -16.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.19 €
(1.93 A$)
1.35 €
(2.20 A$)
     +13.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 €
(0.97 A$)
1.14 €
(1.84 A$)
     +89.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1.49 A$)
1.28 €
(2.08 A$)
     +39.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 €
(2.23 A$)
1.87 €
(3.04 A$)
     +36.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(1.09 A$)
1.03 €
(1.67 A$)
     +52.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.73 €
(1.18 A$)
0.92 €
(1.49 A$)
     +26.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.86 €
(3.01 A$)
2.15 €
(3.48 A$)
     +15.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(1.38 A$)
1.57 €
(2.54 A$)
     +84.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.99 €
(9.71 A$)
12.33 €
(20.00 A$)
     +105.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.86 €
(1.40 A$)
4.53 €
(7.35 A$)
     +426.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.44 €
(2.34 A$)
5.18 €
(8.39 A$)
     +258.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 €
(13.30 A$)
27.75 €
(45.00 A$)
     +238.4 %
Transportation
Germany Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 €
(4.86 A$)
3.08 €
(5.00 A$)
     +2.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.00 €
(79.46 A$)
103.60 €
(168.00 A$)
     +111.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.40 €
(7.14 A$)
3.70 €
(6.00 A$)
     -15.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.38 €
(5.48 A$)
2.53 €
(4.10 A$)
     -25.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(48.65 A$)
37.00 €
(60.00 A$)
     +23.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.63 €
(10.76 A$)
4.41 €
(7.15 A$)
     -33.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,180.00 €
(44,076.52 A$)
27,393.66 €
(44,423.00 A$)
     +0.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,850.77 €
(45,164.28 A$)
20,889.02 €
(33,874.73 A$)
     -25.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 300.76 €
(487.72 A$)
189.73 €
(307.67 A$)
     -36.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 28.57 €
(46.33 A$)
25.75 €
(41.76 A$)
     -9.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.00 €
(74.60 A$)
50.71 €
(82.24 A$)
     +10.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.89 €
(54.95 A$)
48.05 €
(77.91 A$)
     +41.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.68 €
(33.54 A$)
15.75 €
(25.54 A$)
     -23.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(19.46 A$)
12.95 €
(21.00 A$)
     +7.9 %
Childcare
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 402.39 €
(652.53 A$)
1,479.05 €
(2,398.51 A$)
     +267.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,020.37 €
(19,492.87 A$)
11,720.21 €
(19,006.11 A$)
     -2.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Germany Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.21 €
(128.44 A$)
73.93 €
(119.89 A$)
     -6.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.01 €
(61.63 A$)
52.61 €
(85.32 A$)
     +38.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.17 €
(138.12 A$)
103.88 €
(168.46 A$)
     +22.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.50 €
(184.06 A$)
110.71 €
(179.53 A$)
     -2.5 %
Rent Per Month
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 920.49 €
(1,492.72 A$)
1,377.75 €
(2,234.23 A$)
     +49.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 695.59 €
(1,128.01 A$)
1,083.38 €
(1,756.87 A$)
     +55.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,706.73 €
(2,767.72 A$)
2,206.80 €
(3,578.67 A$)
     +29.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,298.27 €
(2,105.34 A$)
1,606.19 €
(2,604.68 A$)
     +23.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 530.39 €
(860.10 A$)
626.08 €
(1,015.28 A$)
     +18.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 439.56 €
(712.81 A$)
460.07 €
(746.07 A$)
     +4.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Germany Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,791.58 €
(4,526.97 A$)
3,491.71 €
(5,662.34 A$)
     +25.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 6.38      +60.4 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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