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Perth vs Kathmandu
Per vs Ktm

Average net salary (After tax)

Kathmandu
Perth

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Per
Outside city centre
Ktm
Per

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Per
Outside city centre
Ktm
Per

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ktm
Per
Outside city centre
Ktm
Per

Mortgage rates

Kathmandu
4.5%
Perth
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Kathmandu
Perth

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ktm
Per

Mobile phone data

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

Ktm
Per

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ktm
Per

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ktm
Per

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Kathmandu
Perth

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ktm
Per
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Kathmandu
Perth

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ktm
Per
Lettuce 1 head
Ktm
Per
Tomatoes 1kg
Ktm
Per

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ktm
Per
Oranges 1 head
Ktm
Per
Bananas 1kg
Ktm
Per

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Kathmandu
4.5%
Perth
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 17.14% higher than in Perth

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ktm
Per
Market 0.5L bottle
Ktm
Per

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Per
Market 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Per

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Kathmandu
5
Perth

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ktm
Per

Summer dress

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

Ktm
Per

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Kathmandu
$15.33
Perth
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Per $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Per $4,070.74/mth