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Newcastle vs Tehran
Ntl vs Thr

Average net salary (After tax)

Tehran
Newcastle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Ntl
Outside city centre
Thr
Ntl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Ntl
Outside city centre
Thr
Ntl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Thr
Ntl
Outside city centre
Thr
Ntl

Mortgage rates

Tehran
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tehran
Newcastle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Thr
Ntl

Mobile phone data

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

Thr
Ntl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Thr
Ntl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Thr
Ntl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tehran
Newcastle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Thr
Ntl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tehran
Newcastle

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Thr
Ntl
Lettuce 1 head
Thr
Ntl
Tomatoes 1kg
Thr
Ntl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Thr
Ntl
Oranges 1 head
Thr
Ntl
Bananas 1kg
Thr
Ntl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tehran
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Tehran are 17.14% higher than in Newcastle

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Thr
Ntl
Market 0.5L bottle
Thr
Ntl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Thr
Ntl
Market 0.33L bottle
Thr
Ntl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tehran
5
Newcastle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Thr
Ntl

Summer dress

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

Thr
Ntl

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tehran
$15.33
Newcastle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth