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Darwin vs Vancouver
Drw vs Van

Average net salary (After tax)

Vancouver
Darwin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Drw
Outside city centre
Van
Drw

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Drw
Outside city centre
Van
Drw

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Van
Drw
Outside city centre
Van
Drw

Mortgage rates

Vancouver
4.5%
Darwin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Vancouver
Darwin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Van
Drw

Mobile phone data

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

Van
Drw

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Van
Drw

Monthly pass

Regular price

Van
Drw

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Vancouver
Darwin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Van
Drw
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Vancouver
Darwin

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Van
Drw
Lettuce 1 head
Van
Drw
Tomatoes 1kg
Van
Drw

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Van
Drw
Oranges 1 head
Van
Drw
Bananas 1kg
Van
Drw

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Vancouver
4.5%
Darwin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 17.14% higher than in Darwin

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Van
Drw
Market 0.5L bottle
Van
Drw

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Van
Drw
Market 0.33L bottle
Van
Drw

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Vancouver
5
Darwin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Van
Drw

Summer dress

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

Van
Drw

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Vancouver
$15.33
Darwin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Van $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Van $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth