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Brisbane vs Copenhagen
Bne vs Cph

Average net salary (After tax)

Copenhagen
Brisbane

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Bne
Outside city centre
Cph
Bne

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Bne
Outside city centre
Cph
Bne

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cph
Bne
Outside city centre
Cph
Bne

Mortgage rates

Copenhagen
4.5%
Brisbane
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Copenhagen
Brisbane

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cph
Bne

Mobile phone data

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

Cph
Bne

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cph
Bne

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cph
Bne

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Copenhagen
Brisbane

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cph
Bne
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cph
Bne
White bread 500g
Cph
Bne
Eggs 12
Cph
Bne
White rice 1kg
Cph
Bne

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Copenhagen
Brisbane

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cph
Bne
Beef round 1kg
Cph
Bne
Local cheese 1kg
Cph
Bne

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cph
Bne
Lettuce 1 head
Cph
Bne
Tomatoes 1kg
Cph
Bne

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cph
Bne
Oranges 1 head
Cph
Bne
Bananas 1kg
Cph
Bne

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Copenhagen
4.5%
Brisbane
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 17.14% higher than in Brisbane

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cph
Bne
Market 0.5L bottle
Cph
Bne

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cph
Bne
Market 0.33L bottle
Cph
Bne

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Copenhagen
5
Brisbane

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cph
Bne

Summer dress

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

Cph
Bne

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cph
Bne
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cph
Bne

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Copenhagen
$15.33
Brisbane
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth