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Darwin vs St Petersberg
Drw vs Spg

Average net salary (After tax)

St Petersberg
Darwin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Drw
Outside city centre
Spg
Drw

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Drw
Outside city centre
Spg
Drw

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Spg
Drw
Outside city centre
Spg
Drw

Mortgage rates

St Petersberg
4.5%
Darwin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

St Petersberg
Darwin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Spg
Drw

Mobile phone data

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

Spg
Drw

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Spg
Drw

Monthly pass

Regular price

Spg
Drw

Fuel prices

Per Litre

St Petersberg
Darwin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Spg
Drw
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Spg
Drw
White bread 500g
Spg
Drw
Eggs 12
Spg
Drw
White rice 1kg
Spg
Drw

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

St Petersberg
Darwin

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Spg
Drw
Beef round 1kg
Spg
Drw
Local cheese 1kg
Spg
Drw

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Spg
Drw
Lettuce 1 head
Spg
Drw
Tomatoes 1kg
Spg
Drw

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Spg
Drw
Oranges 1 head
Spg
Drw
Bananas 1kg
Spg
Drw

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

St Petersberg
4.5%
Darwin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in St Petersberg are 17.14% higher than in Darwin

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Spg
Drw
Market 0.5L bottle
Spg
Drw

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Spg
Drw
Market 0.33L bottle
Spg
Drw

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

St Petersberg
5
Darwin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Spg
Drw

Summer dress

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

Spg
Drw

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Spg
Drw
1 pair men's leather shoes
Spg
Drw

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

St Petersberg
$15.33
Darwin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth