Cost of Living in Canberra

Summary about cost of living in Canberra, Australia:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.50 A$ 14.00-50.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$ 80.00-120.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 A$ 12.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$ 5.00-10.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 A$ 6.00-10.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.56 A$ 3.90-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.27 A$ 3.00-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.14 A$ 2.50-4.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.20 A$ 4.54-9.46
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.93 A$ 1.13-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$ 0.91-1.81
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.45 A$ 3.50-7.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.40 A$ 3.18-9.07
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.95 A$ 4.08-6.80
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.14 A$ 4.54-10.89
Apples (1 lb) 2.17 A$ 1.81-2.72
Banana (1 lb) 1.51 A$ 1.36-2.27
Oranges (1 lb) 1.77 A$ 0.91-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 2.41 A$ 2.04-3.63
Potato (1 lb) 1.56 A$ 0.68-2.27
Onion (1 lb) 1.35 A$ 0.91-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 3.06 A$ 2.50-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.94 A$ 1.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 A$ 10.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.50 A$ 4.50-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.94 A$ 4.50-8.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 A$ 27.50-40.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 A$ 3.22-5.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 A$ 50.00-173.91
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$ 5.00-5.24
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.32 A$ 3.22-3.48
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.00 A$ 52.00-90.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.57 A$ 4.54-6.06
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$ 24,000.00-26,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,778.75 A$ 23,895.00-28,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 238.34 A$ 141.67-406.64
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 A$ 0.10-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.56 A$ 60.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 73.61 A$ 30.00-150.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.38 A$ 12.00-35.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$ 15.00-22.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,696.30 A$ 833.33-2,300.00
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) 92.62 A$ 50.00-120.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.54 A$ 40.00-80.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 132.94 A$ 90.00-200.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 157.84 A$ 100.00-250.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,908.46 A$ 1,400.00-2,600.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,504.42 A$ 1,000.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,081.25 A$ 2,500.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,287.50 A$ 1,900.00-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 596.39 A$ 487.74-929.02
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 422.32 A$ 371.61-495.45
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,941.00 A$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.57 2.60-4.40

Prices in Canberra

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Last update: March 2021
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