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Wellington vs Chenmai
Wlg vs Che

Average net salary (After tax)

Chenmai
Wellington

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Che
Wlg
Outside city centre
Che
Wlg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Che
Wlg
Outside city centre
Che
Wlg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Che
Wlg
Outside city centre
Che
Wlg

Mortgage rates

Chenmai
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Chenmai
Wellington

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Che
Wlg

Mobile phone data

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

Che
Wlg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Che
Wlg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Che
Wlg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Chenmai
Wellington

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Che
Wlg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Che
Wlg
White bread 500g
Che
Wlg
Eggs 12
Che
Wlg
White rice 1kg
Che
Wlg

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Chenmai
Wellington

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Che
Wlg
Beef round 1kg
Che
Wlg
Local cheese 1kg
Che
Wlg

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Che
Wlg
Lettuce 1 head
Che
Wlg
Tomatoes 1kg
Che
Wlg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Che
Wlg
Oranges 1 head
Che
Wlg
Bananas 1kg
Che
Wlg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Chenmai
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Chenmai are 17.14% higher than in Wellington

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Che $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Che $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Che $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Che
Wlg
Market 0.5L bottle
Che
Wlg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Che
Wlg
Market 0.33L bottle
Che
Wlg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Chenmai
5
Wellington

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Che
Wlg

Summer dress

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

Che
Wlg

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Che
Wlg
1 pair men's leather shoes
Che
Wlg

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Chenmai
$15.33
Wellington
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Che $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Che $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth