Cost of Living in Canberra

Summary about cost of living in Canberra, Australia:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.00 A$ 15.00-50.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$ 60.00-150.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 A$ 11.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.50 A$ 6.00-15.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 A$ 7.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.81 A$ 3.50-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 A$ 2.50-4.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.55 A$ 2.00-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.95 A$ 4.54-15.14
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.71 A$ 1.70-3.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.26 A$ 0.64-1.59
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.30 A$ 3.50-7.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.03 A$ 3.18-15.88
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.09 A$ 3.63-6.35
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.82 A$ 5.44-12.70
Apples (1 lb) 2.04 A$ 0.91-2.72
Banana (1 lb) 1.56 A$ 1.13-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 1.88 A$ 0.90-3.18
Tomato (1 lb) 3.00 A$ 0.90-4.08
Potato (1 lb) 1.44 A$ 0.45-2.27
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 A$ 0.68-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 3.37 A$ 2.50-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.06 A$ 1.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.50 A$ 12.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.26 A$ 3.00-7.58
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.12 A$ 2.50-9.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 A$ 27.50-40.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.11 A$ 2.50-5.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.02 A$ 40.00-110.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.24 A$ 5.00-7.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.48 A$ 3.22-4.02
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.00 A$ 52.00-55.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.48 A$ 6.81-7.80
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,500.00 A$ 25,455.00-34,250.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,113.57 A$ 24,000.00-30,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.57 A$ 120.00-212.50
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 A$ 0.12-0.30
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.15 A$ 60.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 64.80 A$ 16.00-120.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.29 A$ 8.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$ 12.00-25.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,950.00 A$ 1,250.00-3,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,800.00 A$ 12,000.00-25,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.71 A$ 60.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.12 A$ 25.00-65.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.25 A$ 75.00-160.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.11 A$ 75.00-250.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,851.43 A$ 1,500.00-2,400.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,653.50 A$ 1,100.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,350.00 A$ 2,750.00-4,050.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,428.33 A$ 1,950.00-2,700.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 587.49 A$ 464.51-761.80
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 412.25 A$ 353.03-510.96
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,144.71 A$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.77 2.00-3.50

Prices in Canberra

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Last update: June 2022
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