Cost of Living Comparison Between New Zealand and Canada Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Canada are 1.7% higher than in New Zealand (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Canada are 8.5% higher than in New Zealand
Rent Prices in Canada are 26.3% higher than in New Zealand
Restaurant Prices in Canada are 10.2% higher than in New Zealand
Groceries Prices in Canada are 0.2% higher than in New Zealand
Local Purchasing Power in Canada is 11.0% lower than in New Zealand
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Restaurants
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 NZ$
(20.39 C$)
30.65 NZ$
(25.00 C$)
     +22.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 NZ$
(97.89 C$)
122.58 NZ$
(100.00 C$)
     +2.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 NZ$
(12.24 C$)
17.77 NZ$
(14.50 C$)
     +18.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 NZ$
(8.16 C$)
9.81 NZ$
(8.00 C$)
     -1.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.00 NZ$
(8.97 C$)
9.81 NZ$
(8.00 C$)
     -10.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.53 NZ$
(4.51 C$)
6.26 NZ$
(5.11 C$)
     +13.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.92 NZ$
(3.20 C$)
3.54 NZ$
(2.88 C$)
     -9.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.36 NZ$
(2.74 C$)
2.89 NZ$
(2.35 C$)
     -14.2 %
Markets
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.59 NZ$
(9.46 C$)
13.63 NZ$
(11.12 C$)
     +17.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.00 NZ$
(2.45 C$)
4.01 NZ$
(3.27 C$)
     +33.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.47 NZ$
(1.20 C$)
2.82 NZ$
(2.30 C$)
     +91.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.26 NZ$
(9.19 C$)
5.80 NZ$
(4.73 C$)
     -48.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.50 NZ$
(5.31 C$)
8.75 NZ$
(7.14 C$)
     +34.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.30 NZ$
(5.95 C$)
9.25 NZ$
(7.55 C$)
     +26.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.84 NZ$
(8.02 C$)
10.95 NZ$
(8.93 C$)
     +11.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.14 NZ$
(1.75 C$)
3.19 NZ$
(2.60 C$)
     +48.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.76 NZ$
(1.43 C$)
1.08 NZ$
(0.88 C$)
     -38.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.30 NZ$
(1.87 C$)
2.89 NZ$
(2.36 C$)
     +25.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.30 NZ$
(3.50 C$)
3.18 NZ$
(2.59 C$)
     -26.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.73 NZ$
(1.41 C$)
1.99 NZ$
(1.62 C$)
     +15.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.48 NZ$
(1.21 C$)
2.00 NZ$
(1.63 C$)
     +35.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.41 NZ$
(3.60 C$)
4.35 NZ$
(3.55 C$)
     -1.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 NZ$
(1.51 C$)
3.00 NZ$
(2.45 C$)
     +61.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.00 NZ$
(13.05 C$)
22.06 NZ$
(18.00 C$)
     +37.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.24 NZ$
(4.27 C$)
5.00 NZ$
(4.08 C$)
     -4.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.26 NZ$
(5.11 C$)
5.36 NZ$
(4.38 C$)
     -14.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 38.95 NZ$
(31.77 C$)
23.29 NZ$
(19.00 C$)
     -40.2 %
Transportation
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.65 NZ$
(2.98 C$)
4.29 NZ$
(3.50 C$)
     +17.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 NZ$
(163.16 C$)
128.59 NZ$
(104.90 C$)
     -35.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 NZ$
(3.26 C$)
5.52 NZ$
(4.50 C$)
     +37.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.63 NZ$
(4.60 C$)
4.14 NZ$
(3.38 C$)
     -26.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(48.95 C$)
47.81 NZ$
(39.00 C$)
     -20.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 10.61 NZ$
(8.66 C$)
7.39 NZ$
(6.03 C$)
     -30.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 40,000.00 NZ$
(32,631.19 C$)
41,650.94 NZ$
(33,978.00 C$)
     +4.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,826.18 NZ$
(28,410.49 C$)
34,056.47 NZ$
(27,782.58 C$)
     -2.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 233.44 NZ$
(190.43 C$)
264.31 NZ$
(215.62 C$)
     +13.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 62.50 NZ$
(50.98 C$)
80.47 NZ$
(65.64 C$)
     +28.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 87.57 NZ$
(71.44 C$)
105.37 NZ$
(85.96 C$)
     +20.3 %
Sports And Leisure
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.31 NZ$
(51.65 C$)
71.45 NZ$
(58.29 C$)
     +12.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.29 NZ$
(21.45 C$)
32.93 NZ$
(26.86 C$)
     +25.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 NZ$
(15.50 C$)
19.38 NZ$
(15.81 C$)
     +2.0 %
Childcare
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,277.94 NZ$
(1,042.52 C$)
1,382.74 NZ$
(1,128.01 C$)
     +8.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,266.00 NZ$
(16,532.59 C$)
22,057.81 NZ$
(17,994.32 C$)
     +8.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 119.87 NZ$
(97.79 C$)
98.18 NZ$
(80.09 C$)
     -18.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 74.91 NZ$
(61.11 C$)
69.72 NZ$
(56.88 C$)
     -6.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 168.22 NZ$
(137.23 C$)
149.01 NZ$
(121.56 C$)
     -11.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 200.85 NZ$
(163.85 C$)
184.91 NZ$
(150.85 C$)
     -7.9 %
Rent Per Month
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,869.66 NZ$
(1,525.23 C$)
2,343.41 NZ$
(1,911.70 C$)
     +25.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,622.08 NZ$
(1,323.26 C$)
2,120.16 NZ$
(1,729.58 C$)
     +30.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,083.03 NZ$
(2,515.07 C$)
3,827.11 NZ$
(3,122.08 C$)
     +24.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,556.67 NZ$
(2,085.68 C$)
3,234.49 NZ$
(2,638.63 C$)
     +26.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,001.18 NZ$
(816.75 C$)
1,139.22 NZ$
(929.35 C$)
     +13.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 840.48 NZ$
(685.65 C$)
789.11 NZ$
(643.74 C$)
     -6.1 %
Salaries And Financing
New Zealand Edit Canada Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,971.34 NZ$
(4,055.52 C$)
4,802.69 NZ$
(3,917.94 C$)
     -3.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.91 7.04      +1.8 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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