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Damascus vs Canberra
Dam vs Cbr

Average net salary (After tax)

Canberra
Damascus

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cbr
Dam
Outside city centre
Cbr
Dam

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cbr
Dam
Outside city centre
Cbr
Dam

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cbr
Dam
Outside city centre
Cbr
Dam

Mortgage rates

Canberra
4.5%
Damascus
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Canberra
Damascus

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cbr
Dam

Mobile phone data

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

Cbr
Dam

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cbr
Dam

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cbr
Dam

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Canberra
Damascus

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cbr
Dam
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Canberra
Damascus

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Canberra
4.5%
Damascus
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Canberra are 17.14% higher than in Damascus

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Canberra
5
Damascus

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cbr
Dam

Summer dress

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

Cbr
Dam

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Canberra
$15.33
Damascus
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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