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Reykjavik vs Perth
Rkv vs Per

Average net salary (After tax)

Perth
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Per
Rkv
Outside city centre
Per
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Per
Rkv
Outside city centre
Per
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Per
Rkv
Outside city centre
Per
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Perth
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Perth
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Per
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Per
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Per
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Per
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Perth
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Per
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Perth
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Per
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Per
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Per
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Per
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Per
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Per
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Perth
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Perth are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Per
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Per
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Per
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Per
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Perth
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Per
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Per
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Perth
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Per $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Per $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth