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Auckland vs Vancouver
Akl vs Van

Average net salary (After tax)

Vancouver
Auckland

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Akl
Outside city centre
Van
Akl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Akl
Outside city centre
Van
Akl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Van
Akl
Outside city centre
Van
Akl

Mortgage rates

Vancouver
4.5%
Auckland
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Vancouver
Auckland

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Van
Akl

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Van
Akl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Van
Akl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Van
Akl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Vancouver
Auckland

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Van
Akl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Van
Akl
White bread 500g
Van
Akl
Eggs 12
Van
Akl
White rice 1kg
Van
Akl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Vancouver
Auckland

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Van
Akl
Beef round 1kg
Van
Akl
Local cheese 1kg
Van
Akl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Van
Akl
Lettuce 1 head
Van
Akl
Tomatoes 1kg
Van
Akl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Van
Akl
Oranges 1 head
Van
Akl
Bananas 1kg
Van
Akl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Vancouver
4.5%
Auckland
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 17.14% higher than in Auckland

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Van
Akl
Market 0.5L bottle
Van
Akl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Van
Akl
Market 0.33L bottle
Van
Akl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Vancouver
5
Auckland

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Van
Akl

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Van
Akl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Van
Akl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Van
Akl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Vancouver
$15.33
Auckland
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Van $4,070.74/mth
Akl $4,070.74/mth