Cost of Living in Canberra

Summary about cost of living in Canberra, Australia:

Restaurants
Edit Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$ 13.00-50.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$ 80.00-160.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 A$ 12.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 A$ 5.00-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.50 A$ 6.00-10.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.53 A$ 3.50-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.16 A$ 2.50-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.88 A$ 2.00-4.00
Markets
Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.09 A$ 4.54-9.84
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.76 A$ 1.22-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$ 0.64-1.36
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.37 A$ 3.00-7.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.31 A$ 3.18-13.61
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.67 A$ 4.08-6.80
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.70 A$ 4.54-10.89
Apples (1 lb) 2.15 A$ 1.81-2.68
Banana (1 lb) 1.48 A$ 1.36-2.27
Oranges (1 lb) 1.69 A$ 0.90-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 2.37 A$ 1.81-2.72
Potato (1 lb) 1.49 A$ 0.68-2.27
Onion (1 lb) 1.28 A$ 0.68-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 3.06 A$ 1.50-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 A$ 1.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$ 10.00-24.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.67 A$ 3.00-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.81 A$ 4.50-8.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 A$ 27.50-40.00
Transportation
Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 A$ 3.00-5.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.46 A$ 50.00-173.91
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$ 5.00-5.24
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.32 A$ 3.22-4.02
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.00 A$ 52.00-55.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.56 A$ 4.54-6.06
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 A$ 25,000.00-29,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,528.75 A$ 23,335.00-28,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 216.84 A$ 120.00-406.64
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 A$ 0.10-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.00 A$ 60.00-90.00
Sports And Leisure
Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.96 A$ 25.00-150.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.75 A$ 12.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$ 15.00-20.00
Childcare
Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,859.26 A$ 1,000.00-2,300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,166.67 A$ 12,000.00-22,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 91.92 A$ 35.00-120.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.67 A$ 25.00-80.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 138.75 A$ 90.00-200.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 155.24 A$ 80.00-250.00
Rent Per Month
Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,937.27 A$ 1,500.00-2,600.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,640.78 A$ 1,440.00-1,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,128.57 A$ 2,750.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,294.44 A$ 1,900.00-2,635.00
Buy Apartment Price
Edit
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 426.19 A$ 371.61-495.45
Salaries And Financing
Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,978.27 A$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.47 2.60-4.40

Prices in Canberra

This city had 691 entries in the past 12 months by 51 different contributors.
Last update: June 2021
Sources and References
Sign up for our newsletter:
Your Email Address:
  
  
Leave a comment:

Your name: Sign In

Your email address (optional):

Your comment (no HTML):

0 Comments so far