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Los Angeles vs Gold Coast
Lax vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Los Angeles

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Lax
Outside city centre
Glc
Lax

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Lax
Outside city centre
Glc
Lax

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Lax
Outside city centre
Glc
Lax

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Los Angeles

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Lax

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Lax

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Lax

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Lax

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Los Angeles

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Lax
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Los Angeles

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Lax
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Lax
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Lax

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Lax
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Lax
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Lax

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Gold Coast are 17.14% higher than in Los Angeles

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Lax
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Lax

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Lax
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Lax

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Los Angeles

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Lax

Summer dress

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

Glc
Lax

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Los Angeles
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth