Cost of Living Comparison Between Vanuatu and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 1.7% higher than in Vanuatu (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 4.1% lower than in Vanuatu
Rent Prices in Australia are 14.6% lower than in Vanuatu
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 68.2% higher than in Vanuatu
Groceries Prices in Australia are 10.0% lower than in Vanuatu
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 504.5% higher than in Vanuatu
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Restaurants
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 988.64 VT
(12.49 A$)
1,978.79 VT
(25.00 A$)
     +100.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 VT
(63.17 A$)
9,498.18 VT
(120.00 A$)
     +90.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 820.76 VT
(10.37 A$)
1,187.27 VT
(15.00 A$)
     +44.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 627.03 VT
(7.92 A$)
791.52 VT
(10.00 A$)
     +26.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 806.18 VT
(10.19 A$)
870.67 VT
(11.00 A$)
     +8.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 393.20 VT
(4.97 A$)
418.61 VT
(5.29 A$)
     +6.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 219.32 VT
(2.77 A$)
315.70 VT
(3.99 A$)
     +43.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 161.89 VT
(2.05 A$)
269.50 VT
(3.40 A$)
     +66.5 %
Markets
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 889.57 VT
(11.24 A$)
685.00 VT
(8.65 A$)
     -23.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 365.53 VT
(4.62 A$)
256.01 VT
(3.23 A$)
     -30.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 183.71 VT
(2.32 A$)
118.02 VT
(1.49 A$)
     -35.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 816.00 VT
(10.31 A$)
460.05 VT
(5.81 A$)
     -43.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 761.05 VT
(9.62 A$)
535.96 VT
(6.77 A$)
     -29.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1,065.94 VT
(13.47 A$)
455.90 VT
(5.76 A$)
     -57.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 905.67 VT
(11.44 A$)
802.35 VT
(10.14 A$)
     -11.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 193.53 VT
(2.45 A$)
176.79 VT
(2.23 A$)
     -8.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 93.04 VT
(1.18 A$)
141.91 VT
(1.79 A$)
     +52.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 197.38 VT
(2.49 A$)
159.33 VT
(2.01 A$)
     -19.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 246.28 VT
(3.11 A$)
245.91 VT
(3.11 A$)
     -0.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 294.84 VT
(3.72 A$)
133.43 VT
(1.69 A$)
     -54.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 143.34 VT
(1.81 A$)
114.93 VT
(1.45 A$)
     -19.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 295.00 VT
(3.73 A$)
282.75 VT
(3.57 A$)
     -4.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 221.43 VT
(2.80 A$)
216.83 VT
(2.74 A$)
     -2.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 VT
(18.95 A$)
1,583.03 VT
(20.00 A$)
     +5.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 435.04 VT
(5.50 A$)
554.31 VT
(7.00 A$)
     +27.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 458.33 VT
(5.79 A$)
600.44 VT
(7.59 A$)
     +31.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,198.83 VT
(15.15 A$)
3,166.06 VT
(40.00 A$)
     +164.1 %
Transportation
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 175.00 VT
(2.21 A$)
364.10 VT
(4.60 A$)
     +108.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 18,750.00 VT
(236.89 A$)
13,455.76 VT
(170.00 A$)
     -28.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 VT
(2.53 A$)
395.76 VT
(5.00 A$)
     +97.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 241.40 VT
(3.05 A$)
280.24 VT
(3.54 A$)
     +16.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 2,700.00 VT
(34.11 A$)
4,464.15 VT
(56.40 A$)
     +65.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 824.46 VT
(10.42 A$)
602.03 VT
(7.61 A$)
     -27.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,750,000.00 VT
(34,743.48 A$)
2,821,356.48 VT
(35,645.00 A$)
     +2.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,499,000.00 VT
(18,938.36 A$)
2,487,450.11 VT
(31,426.43 A$)
     +65.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 25,990.00 VT
(328.36 A$)
26,400.02 VT
(333.54 A$)
     +1.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 2,833.33 VT
(35.80 A$)
3,572.03 VT
(45.13 A$)
     +26.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19,750.00 VT
(249.52 A$)
6,921.51 VT
(87.45 A$)
     -65.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,100.00 VT
(102.34 A$)
6,427.66 VT
(81.21 A$)
     -20.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,000.00 VT
(37.90 A$)
2,105.63 VT
(26.60 A$)
     -29.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 790.00 VT
(9.98 A$)
1,701.76 VT
(21.50 A$)
     +115.4 %
Childcare
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 68,500.00 VT
(865.43 A$)
190,864.19 VT
(2,411.38 A$)
     +178.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 754,666.67 VT
(9,534.45 A$)
1,559,627.25 VT
(19,704.32 A$)
     +106.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,875.00 VT
(74.22 A$)
9,956.13 VT
(125.79 A$)
     +69.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 6,333.33 VT
(80.02 A$)
6,851.67 VT
(86.56 A$)
     +8.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 13,000.00 VT
(164.24 A$)
14,168.46 VT
(179.00 A$)
     +9.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 5,666.67 VT
(71.59 A$)
16,055.36 VT
(202.84 A$)
     +183.3 %
Rent Per Month
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 201,353.90 VT
(2,543.90 A$)
182,881.70 VT
(2,310.53 A$)
     -9.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 126,634.39 VT
(1,599.90 A$)
146,928.15 VT
(1,856.29 A$)
     +16.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 359,474.55 VT
(4,541.60 A$)
300,809.81 VT
(3,800.43 A$)
     -16.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 306,663.53 VT
(3,874.39 A$)
217,926.80 VT
(2,753.29 A$)
     -28.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 79,437.32 VT
(1,003.61 A$)
89,088.75 VT
(1,125.55 A$)
     +12.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 48,047.56 VT
(607.03 A$)
68,257.80 VT
(862.37 A$)
     +42.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Vanuatu Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 68,533.06 VT
(865.85 A$)
397,110.36 VT
(5,017.09 A$)
     +479.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.50 5.93      -20.9 %
Last update: December 2023December 2023
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