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Los Angeles vs Hobart
Lax vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Los Angeles

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Lax
Outside city centre
Hba
Lax

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Lax
Outside city centre
Hba
Lax

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Lax
Outside city centre
Hba
Lax

Mortgage rates

Hobart
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

Hobart
Los Angeles

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Lax

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Lax

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Lax

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Lax

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Los Angeles

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Lax
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Los Angeles

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Lax
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Lax
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Lax

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Lax
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Lax
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Lax

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Los Angeles

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Lax
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Lax

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Lax
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Lax

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Los Angeles

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Lax

Summer dress

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

Hba
Lax

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Los Angeles
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth