Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 18.62% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 19.48% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Australia are 21.59% higher than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 2.28% higher than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Australia are 44.10% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 19.86% higher than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £
(21.18 A$)
11.33 £
(20.00 A$)
     -5.58 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(88.26 A$)
50.99 £
(90.00 A$)
     +1.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(10.59 A$)
6.80 £
(12.00 A$)
     +13.30 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.70 £
(6.53 A$)
4.53 £
(8.00 A$)
     +22.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(7.06 A$)
5.10 £
(9.00 A$)
     +27.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(4.84 A$)
2.55 £
(4.50 A$)
     -7.01 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £
(2.34 A$)
1.88 £
(3.32 A$)
     +41.54 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.71 A$)
1.59 £
(2.80 A$)
     +64.27 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.45 £
(6.09 A$)
3.54 £
(6.25 A$)
     +2.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.59 A$)
1.44 £
(2.54 A$)
     +59.89 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.81 A$)
0.70 £
(1.24 A$)
     +51.81 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.94 £
(3.43 A$)
2.66 £
(4.70 A$)
     +37.09 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.55 £
(4.50 A$)
2.75 £
(4.85 A$)
     +7.82 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.53 £
(4.46 A$)
2.78 £
(4.90 A$)
     +9.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.54 £
(6.25 A$)
4.56 £
(8.04 A$)
     +28.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 £
(1.44 A$)
1.17 £
(2.06 A$)
     +42.82 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.89 A$)
0.87 £
(1.54 A$)
     +73.34 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 £
(1.35 A$)
0.96 £
(1.69 A$)
     +25.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £
(1.45 A$)
1.31 £
(2.30 A$)
     +59.16 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.93 A$)
0.85 £
(1.50 A$)
     +62.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £
(0.79 A$)
0.68 £
(1.20 A$)
     +51.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.74 £
(1.30 A$)
1.54 £
(2.72 A$)
     +108.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.95 £
(1.67 A$)
1.31 £
(2.31 A$)
     +38.47 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £
(12.36 A$)
8.50 £
(15.00 A$)
     +21.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.72 £
(3.04 A$)
3.08 £
(5.44 A$)
     +79.34 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 £
(3.38 A$)
3.35 £
(5.92 A$)
     +75.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(19.42 A$)
19.83 £
(35.00 A$)
     +80.25 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(4.41 A$)
2.49 £
(4.40 A$)
     -0.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.22 £
(115.12 A$)
84.98 £
(150.00 A$)
     +30.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(5.30 A$)
2.38 £
(4.20 A$)
     -20.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(3.52 A$)
1.88 £
(3.32 A$)
     -5.89 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(30.71 A$)
27.87 £
(49.20 A$)
     +60.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 £
(8.41 A$)
3.09 £
(5.46 A$)
     -35.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(35,304.05 A$)
15,663.92 £
(27,650.00 A$)
     -21.68 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,209.61 £
(35,674.05 A$)
14,353.32 £
(25,336.53 A$)
     -28.98 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.59 £
(272.87 A$)
124.31 £
(219.44 A$)
     -19.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(0.20 A$)
0.22 £
(0.39 A$)
     +93.54 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.10 £
(54.89 A$)
42.58 £
(75.15 A$)
     +36.91 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.49 £
(53.82 A$)
37.49 £
(66.17 A$)
     +22.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.24 £
(18.08 A$)
12.00 £
(21.17 A$)
     +17.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(17.65 A$)
10.20 £
(18.00 A$)
     +1.97 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 926.17 £
(1,634.87 A$)
1,083.49 £
(1,912.58 A$)
     +16.99 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,325.55 £
(23,522.30 A$)
9,947.85 £
(17,559.98 A$)
     -25.35 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.89 £
(103.94 A$)
56.38 £
(99.52 A$)
     -4.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.55 £
(52.16 A$)
34.23 £
(60.43 A$)
     +15.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.44 £
(110.21 A$)
76.06 £
(134.27 A$)
     +21.82 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 62.03 £
(109.49 A$)
79.33 £
(140.02 A$)
     +27.89 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 743.72 £
(1,312.81 A$)
955.47 £
(1,686.61 A$)
     +28.47 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 601.89 £
(1,062.47 A$)
725.22 £
(1,280.16 A$)
     +20.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,260.83 £
(2,225.62 A$)
1,579.01 £
(2,787.28 A$)
     +25.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 979.60 £
(1,729.19 A$)
1,100.71 £
(1,942.98 A$)
     +12.36 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 395.81 £
(698.69 A$)
434.87 £
(767.63 A$)
     +9.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 281.76 £
(497.37 A$)
317.51 £
(560.46 A$)
     +12.69 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,911.61 £
(3,374.38 A$)
2,737.52 £
(4,832.28 A$)
     +43.21 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.18 3.83      +20.56 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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