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Gold Coast vs Berlin
Glc vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
Gold Coast

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Glc
Outside city centre
Ber
Glc

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Glc
Outside city centre
Ber
Glc

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Glc
Outside city centre
Ber
Glc

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
Gold Coast
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Berlin
Gold Coast

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Glc

Mobile phone data

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

Ber
Glc

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Glc

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Glc

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
Gold Coast

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Glc
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ber
Glc
White bread 500g
Ber
Glc
Eggs 12
Ber
Glc
White rice 1kg
Ber
Glc

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
Gold Coast

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ber
Glc
Beef round 1kg
Ber
Glc
Local cheese 1kg
Ber
Glc

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Glc
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Glc
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Glc

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Glc
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Glc
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Glc

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
Gold Coast
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in Gold Coast

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Glc
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Glc

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Glc
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Glc

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
Gold Coast

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Glc

Summer dress

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

Ber
Glc

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ber
Glc
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ber
Glc

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
Gold Coast
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth