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Canberra vs Seattle
Cbr vs Sea

Average net salary (After tax)

Seattle
Canberra

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sea
Cbr
Outside city centre
Sea
Cbr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sea
Cbr
Outside city centre
Sea
Cbr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sea
Cbr
Outside city centre
Sea
Cbr

Mortgage rates

Seattle
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Seattle
Canberra

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sea
Cbr

Mobile phone data

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

Sea
Cbr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sea
Cbr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sea
Cbr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Seattle
Canberra

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sea
Cbr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Seattle
Canberra

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sea
Cbr
Lettuce 1 head
Sea
Cbr
Tomatoes 1kg
Sea
Cbr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sea
Cbr
Oranges 1 head
Sea
Cbr
Bananas 1kg
Sea
Cbr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Seattle
4.5%
Canberra
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Seattle are 17.14% higher than in Canberra

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sea
Cbr
Market 0.5L bottle
Sea
Cbr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sea
Cbr
Market 0.33L bottle
Sea
Cbr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Seattle
5
Canberra

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sea
Cbr

Summer dress

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

Sea
Cbr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Seattle
$15.33
Canberra
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sea $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sea $4,070.74/mth
Cbr $4,070.74/mth