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Karachi vs Darwin
Khi vs Drw

Average net salary (After tax)

Darwin
Karachi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Khi
Outside city centre
Drw
Khi

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Khi
Outside city centre
Drw
Khi

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Drw
Khi
Outside city centre
Drw
Khi

Mortgage rates

Darwin
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Darwin
Karachi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Drw
Khi

Mobile phone data

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

Drw
Khi

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Drw
Khi

Monthly pass

Regular price

Drw
Khi

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Darwin
Karachi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Drw
Khi
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Darwin
Karachi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Drw
Khi
Lettuce 1 head
Drw
Khi
Tomatoes 1kg
Drw
Khi

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Drw
Khi
Oranges 1 head
Drw
Khi
Bananas 1kg
Drw
Khi

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Darwin
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Darwin are 17.14% higher than in Karachi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Drw
Khi
Market 0.5L bottle
Drw
Khi

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Drw
Khi
Market 0.33L bottle
Drw
Khi

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Darwin
5
Karachi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Drw
Khi

Summer dress

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

Drw
Khi

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Darwin
$15.33
Karachi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth