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Reykjavik vs Canberra
Rkv vs Cbr

Average net salary (After tax)

Canberra
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cbr
Rkv
Outside city centre
Cbr
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cbr
Rkv
Outside city centre
Cbr
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cbr
Rkv
Outside city centre
Cbr
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Canberra
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Canberra
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cbr
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Cbr
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cbr
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cbr
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Canberra
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cbr
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cbr
Rkv
White bread 500g
Cbr
Rkv
Eggs 12
Cbr
Rkv
White rice 1kg
Cbr
Rkv

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Canberra
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cbr
Rkv
Beef round 1kg
Cbr
Rkv
Local cheese 1kg
Cbr
Rkv

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cbr
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Cbr
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Cbr
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cbr
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Cbr
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Cbr
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Canberra
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Canberra are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cbr
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Cbr
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cbr
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Cbr
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Canberra
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cbr
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Cbr
Rkv

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cbr
Rkv
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cbr
Rkv

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Canberra
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cbr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth