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Perth vs Paris
Per vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Perth

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Per
Outside city centre
Par
Per

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Per
Outside city centre
Par
Per

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Per
Outside city centre
Par
Per

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Perth
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Perth

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Per

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Per

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Per

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Per

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Perth

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Per
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Perth

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Per
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Per
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Per

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Per
Oranges 1 head
Par
Per
Bananas 1kg
Par
Per

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Perth
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Perth

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Per
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Per

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Per
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Per

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Perth

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Per

Summer dress

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

Par
Per

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Perth
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Per $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Per $4,070.74/mth