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Tehran vs Brisbane
Thr vs Bne

Average net salary (After tax)

Brisbane
Tehran

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bne
Thr
Outside city centre
Bne
Thr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bne
Thr
Outside city centre
Bne
Thr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Bne
Thr
Outside city centre
Bne
Thr

Mortgage rates

Brisbane
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Brisbane
Tehran

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Bne
Thr

Mobile phone data

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

Bne
Thr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Bne
Thr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Bne
Thr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Brisbane
Tehran

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Bne
Thr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Brisbane
Tehran

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Bne
Thr
Lettuce 1 head
Bne
Thr
Tomatoes 1kg
Bne
Thr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Bne
Thr
Oranges 1 head
Bne
Thr
Bananas 1kg
Bne
Thr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Brisbane
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Brisbane are 17.14% higher than in Tehran

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Bne
Thr
Market 0.5L bottle
Bne
Thr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Bne
Thr
Market 0.33L bottle
Bne
Thr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Brisbane
5
Tehran

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Bne
Thr

Summer dress

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

Bne
Thr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Brisbane
$15.33
Tehran
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Bne $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Bne $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth