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Copenhagen vs Perth
Cph vs Per

Average net salary (After tax)

Perth
Copenhagen

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Per
Cph
Outside city centre
Per
Cph

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Per
Cph
Outside city centre
Per
Cph

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Per
Cph
Outside city centre
Per
Cph

Mortgage rates

Perth
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Perth
Copenhagen

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Per
Cph

Mobile phone data

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

Per
Cph

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Per
Cph

Monthly pass

Regular price

Per
Cph

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Perth
Copenhagen

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Per
Cph
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Perth
Copenhagen

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Per
Cph
Lettuce 1 head
Per
Cph
Tomatoes 1kg
Per
Cph

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Per
Cph
Oranges 1 head
Per
Cph
Bananas 1kg
Per
Cph

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Perth
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Perth are 17.14% higher than in Copenhagen

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Per
Cph
Market 0.5L bottle
Per
Cph

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Per
Cph
Market 0.33L bottle
Per
Cph

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Perth
5
Copenhagen

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Per
Cph

Summer dress

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

Per
Cph

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Perth
$15.33
Copenhagen
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Per $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Per $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth