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Newcastle vs Mumbai
Ntl vs Mum

Average net salary (After tax)

Mumbai
Newcastle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Mum
Ntl
Outside city centre
Mum
Ntl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Mum
Ntl
Outside city centre
Mum
Ntl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Mum
Ntl
Outside city centre
Mum
Ntl

Mortgage rates

Mumbai
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Mumbai
Newcastle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Mum
Ntl

Mobile phone data

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

Mum
Ntl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Mum
Ntl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Mum
Ntl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Mumbai
Newcastle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Mum
Ntl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Mum
Ntl
White bread 500g
Mum
Ntl
Eggs 12
Mum
Ntl
White rice 1kg
Mum
Ntl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Mumbai
Newcastle

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Mum
Ntl
Beef round 1kg
Mum
Ntl
Local cheese 1kg
Mum
Ntl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Mum
Ntl
Lettuce 1 head
Mum
Ntl
Tomatoes 1kg
Mum
Ntl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Mum
Ntl
Oranges 1 head
Mum
Ntl
Bananas 1kg
Mum
Ntl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Mumbai
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Mumbai are 17.14% higher than in Newcastle

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Mum $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Mum $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Mum $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Mum
Ntl
Market 0.5L bottle
Mum
Ntl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Mum
Ntl
Market 0.33L bottle
Mum
Ntl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Mumbai
5
Newcastle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Mum
Ntl

Summer dress

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

Mum
Ntl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Mum
Ntl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Mum
Ntl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Mumbai
$15.33
Newcastle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Mum $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Mum $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth