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Berlin vs Gold Coast
Ber vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Berlin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Ber
Outside city centre
Glc
Ber

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Ber
Outside city centre
Glc
Ber

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Ber
Outside city centre
Glc
Ber

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Berlin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Ber

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Ber

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Ber

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Ber

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Berlin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Ber
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Glc
Ber
White bread 500g
Glc
Ber
Eggs 12
Glc
Ber
White rice 1kg
Glc
Ber

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Berlin

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Glc
Ber
Beef round 1kg
Glc
Ber
Local cheese 1kg
Glc
Ber

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Ber
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Ber
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Ber

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Ber
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Ber
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Ber

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Gold Coast are 17.14% higher than in Berlin

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Ber
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Ber

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Ber
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Ber

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Berlin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Ber

Summer dress

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

Glc
Ber

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Glc
Ber
1 pair men's leather shoes
Glc
Ber

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Berlin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth