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Cost of Living Comparison Between Jamaica and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 32.80% higher than in Jamaica
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 58.66% higher than in Jamaica
Rent Prices in Australia are 175.89% higher than in Jamaica
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 86.90% higher than in Jamaica
Groceries Prices in Australia are 27.04% higher than in Jamaica
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 256.95% higher than in Jamaica
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 600.00 J$
(6.06 A$)
1,782.86 J$
(18.00 A$)
     +197.14 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,500.00 J$
(55.53 A$)
7,923.84 J$
(80.00 A$)
     +44.07 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 707.50 J$
(7.14 A$)
990.48 J$
(10.00 A$)
     +40.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 250.00 J$
(2.52 A$)
693.34 J$
(7.00 A$)
     +177.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 307.41 J$
(3.10 A$)
792.38 J$
(8.00 A$)
     +157.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 347.35 J$
(3.51 A$)
427.92 J$
(4.32 A$)
     +23.20 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 119.46 J$
(1.21 A$)
317.40 J$
(3.20 A$)
     +165.70 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 103.56 J$
(1.05 A$)
264.43 J$
(2.67 A$)
     +155.34 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1,054.24 J$
(10.64 A$)
536.75 J$
(5.42 A$)
     -49.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 271.39 J$
(2.74 A$)
225.45 J$
(2.28 A$)
     -16.93 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 54.34 J$
(0.55 A$)
118.53 J$
(1.20 A$)
     +118.12 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 361.75 J$
(3.65 A$)
420.08 J$
(4.24 A$)
     +16.13 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 436.58 J$
(4.41 A$)
400.61 J$
(4.04 A$)
     -8.24 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 376.88 J$
(3.81 A$)
458.34 J$
(4.63 A$)
     +21.61 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 347.78 J$
(3.51 A$)
689.64 J$
(6.96 A$)
     +98.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 407.87 J$
(4.12 A$)
181.68 J$
(1.83 A$)
     -55.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 113.40 J$
(1.14 A$)
140.81 J$
(1.42 A$)
     +24.17 %
Oranges (1 lb) 128.52 J$
(1.30 A$)
164.20 J$
(1.66 A$)
     +27.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 89.25 J$
(0.90 A$)
221.76 J$
(2.24 A$)
     +148.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 130.38 J$
(1.32 A$)
137.86 J$
(1.39 A$)
     +5.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 68.55 J$
(0.69 A$)
110.38 J$
(1.11 A$)
     +61.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 151.36 J$
(1.53 A$)
252.63 J$
(2.55 A$)
     +66.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 150.62 J$
(1.52 A$)
183.36 J$
(1.85 A$)
     +21.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,850.00 J$
(18.68 A$)
1,485.72 J$
(15.00 A$)
     -19.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 199.56 J$
(2.01 A$)
431.79 J$
(4.36 A$)
     +116.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 325.00 J$
(3.28 A$)
530.70 J$
(5.36 A$)
     +63.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 850.00 J$
(8.58 A$)
2,773.34 J$
(28.00 A$)
     +226.28 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 100.00 J$
(1.01 A$)
406.10 J$
(4.10 A$)
     +306.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 7,847.83 J$
(79.23 A$)
14,361.96 J$
(145.00 A$)
     +83.01 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 325.00 J$
(3.28 A$)
416.00 J$
(4.20 A$)
     +28.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 375.00 J$
(3.79 A$)
318.80 J$
(3.22 A$)
     -14.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,000.00 J$
(10.10 A$)
4,873.16 J$
(49.20 A$)
     +387.32 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 561.70 J$
(5.67 A$)
534.19 J$
(5.39 A$)
     -4.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,500,000.00 J$
(35,336.39 A$)
2,476,200.79 J$
(25,000.00 A$)
     -29.25 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,371,830.34 J$
(34,042.38 A$)
2,337,902.62 J$
(23,603.73 A$)
     -30.66 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 12,751.95 J$
(128.75 A$)
19,830.87 J$
(200.21 A$)
     +55.51 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 6.22 J$
(0.06 A$)
21.03 J$
(0.21 A$)
     +237.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 5,178.45 J$
(52.28 A$)
7,332.48 J$
(74.03 A$)
     +41.60 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 5,868.42 J$
(59.25 A$)
6,043.79 J$
(61.02 A$)
     +2.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5,017.40 J$
(50.66 A$)
1,868.76 J$
(18.87 A$)
     -62.75 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,325.00 J$
(13.38 A$)
1,782.86 J$
(18.00 A$)
     +34.56 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 39,909.09 J$
(402.93 A$)
159,249.46 J$
(1,607.80 A$)
     +299.03 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 233,333.33 J$
(2,355.76 A$)
1,933,858.99 J$
(19,524.46 A$)
     +728.80 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 4,803.73 J$
(48.50 A$)
9,554.21 J$
(96.46 A$)
     +98.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,803.07 J$
(48.49 A$)
6,117.19 J$
(61.76 A$)
     +27.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,856.25 J$
(79.32 A$)
13,155.49 J$
(132.82 A$)
     +67.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 8,682.35 J$
(87.66 A$)
13,556.26 J$
(136.87 A$)
     +56.14 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 62,404.30 J$
(630.04 A$)
167,376.49 J$
(1,689.85 A$)
     +168.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 32,136.36 J$
(324.45 A$)
126,457.64 J$
(1,276.73 A$)
     +293.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 109,989.27 J$
(1,110.46 A$)
268,778.46 J$
(2,713.62 A$)
     +144.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 66,322.61 J$
(669.60 A$)
186,882.05 J$
(1,886.78 A$)
     +181.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 22,659.24 J$
(228.77 A$)
68,555.80 J$
(692.15 A$)
     +202.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 30,298.84 J$
(305.90 A$)
48,811.98 J$
(492.81 A$)
     +61.10 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 73,757.77 J$
(744.67 A$)
417,720.68 J$
(4,217.35 A$)
     +466.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.33 4.45      -52.33 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:1492629
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JMD