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Canberra vs Damascus
Cbr vs Dam

Average net salary (After tax)

Damascus
Canberra

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Dam
Cbr
Outside city centre
Dam
Cbr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Dam
Cbr
Outside city centre
Dam
Cbr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Dam
Cbr
Outside city centre
Dam
Cbr

Mortgage rates

Damascus
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Damascus
Canberra

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Dam
Cbr

Mobile phone data

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

Dam
Cbr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Dam
Cbr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Dam
Cbr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Damascus
Canberra

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Dam
Cbr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Dam
Cbr
White bread 500g
Dam
Cbr
Eggs 12
Dam
Cbr
White rice 1kg
Dam
Cbr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Damascus
Canberra

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Dam
Cbr
Beef round 1kg
Dam
Cbr
Local cheese 1kg
Dam
Cbr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Dam
Cbr
Lettuce 1 head
Dam
Cbr
Tomatoes 1kg
Dam
Cbr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Dam
Cbr
Oranges 1 head
Dam
Cbr
Bananas 1kg
Dam
Cbr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Damascus
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Damascus are 17.14% higher than in Canberra

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Dam $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Dam $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Dam $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Dam
Cbr
Market 0.5L bottle
Dam
Cbr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Dam
Cbr
Market 0.33L bottle
Dam
Cbr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Damascus
5
Canberra

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Dam
Cbr

Summer dress

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

Dam
Cbr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Dam
Cbr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Dam
Cbr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Damascus
$15.33
Canberra
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Dam $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Dam $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth