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Vancouver vs Darwin
Van vs Drw

Average net salary (After tax)

Darwin
Vancouver

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Van
Outside city centre
Drw
Van

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Van
Outside city centre
Drw
Van

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Drw
Van
Outside city centre
Drw
Van

Mortgage rates

Darwin
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Darwin
Vancouver

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Drw
Van

Mobile phone data

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

Drw
Van

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Drw
Van

Monthly pass

Regular price

Drw
Van

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Darwin
Vancouver

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Drw
Van
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Drw
Van
White bread 500g
Drw
Van
Eggs 12
Drw
Van
White rice 1kg
Drw
Van

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Darwin
Vancouver

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Drw
Van
Beef round 1kg
Drw
Van
Local cheese 1kg
Drw
Van

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Drw
Van
Lettuce 1 head
Drw
Van
Tomatoes 1kg
Drw
Van

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Drw
Van
Oranges 1 head
Drw
Van
Bananas 1kg
Drw
Van

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Darwin
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Darwin are 17.14% higher than in Vancouver

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Drw $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Drw $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Drw $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Drw
Van
Market 0.5L bottle
Drw
Van

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Drw
Van
Market 0.33L bottle
Drw
Van

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Darwin
5
Vancouver

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Drw
Van

Summer dress

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

Drw
Van

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Drw
Van
1 pair men's leather shoes
Drw
Van

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Darwin
$15.33
Vancouver
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth