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Hong Kong vs Darwin
Hkg vs Drw

Average net salary (After tax)

Darwin
Hong Kong

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Hkg
Outside city centre
Drw
Hkg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Hkg
Outside city centre
Drw
Hkg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Drw
Hkg
Outside city centre
Drw
Hkg

Mortgage rates

Darwin
4.5%
Hong Kong
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Darwin
Hong Kong

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Drw
Hkg

Mobile phone data

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

Drw
Hkg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Drw
Hkg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Drw
Hkg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Darwin
Hong Kong

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Drw
Hkg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Darwin
Hong Kong

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Drw
Hkg
Lettuce 1 head
Drw
Hkg
Tomatoes 1kg
Drw
Hkg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Drw
Hkg
Oranges 1 head
Drw
Hkg
Bananas 1kg
Drw
Hkg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Darwin
4.5%
Hong Kong
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Darwin are 17.14% higher than in Hong Kong

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Drw
Hkg
Market 0.5L bottle
Drw
Hkg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Drw
Hkg
Market 0.33L bottle
Drw
Hkg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Darwin
5
Hong Kong

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Drw
Hkg

Summer dress

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

Drw
Hkg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Darwin
$15.33
Hong Kong
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Hkg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Hkg $4,070.74/mth