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Kathmandu vs Auckland
Ktm vs Akl

Average net salary (After tax)

Auckland
Kathmandu

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Akl
Ktm
Outside city centre
Akl
Ktm

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Akl
Ktm
Outside city centre
Akl
Ktm

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Akl
Ktm
Outside city centre
Akl
Ktm

Mortgage rates

Auckland
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Auckland
Kathmandu

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Akl
Ktm

Mobile phone data

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

Akl
Ktm

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Akl
Ktm

Monthly pass

Regular price

Akl
Ktm

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Auckland
Kathmandu

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Akl
Ktm
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Akl
Ktm
White bread 500g
Akl
Ktm
Eggs 12
Akl
Ktm
White rice 1kg
Akl
Ktm

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Auckland
Kathmandu

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Akl
Ktm
Beef round 1kg
Akl
Ktm
Local cheese 1kg
Akl
Ktm

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Akl
Ktm
Lettuce 1 head
Akl
Ktm
Tomatoes 1kg
Akl
Ktm

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Akl
Ktm
Oranges 1 head
Akl
Ktm
Bananas 1kg
Akl
Ktm

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Auckland
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Auckland are 17.14% higher than in Kathmandu

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Akl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Akl
Ktm
Market 0.5L bottle
Akl
Ktm

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Akl
Ktm
Market 0.33L bottle
Akl
Ktm

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Auckland
5
Kathmandu

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Akl
Ktm

Summer dress

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

Akl
Ktm

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Akl
Ktm
1 pair men's leather shoes
Akl
Ktm

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Auckland
$15.33
Kathmandu
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Akl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Akl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth