Australia vs Austria - Cost of Living Comparison

AustraliaAustria
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1944
$1617
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4489
$3953
🏠 One person rent
$1109
$827
🏘️ Family rent
$1776
$1508
🍽️ Food Expenses
$491
$491
🚐 Transport Expenses
$213
$130
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3736
$2603
💸 GDP per capita
$51812
$48105
😃 Human freedom index
8.7
8.45
❤️ Life expectancy
82.9
81.8
👮 Corruption perceptions index
77
76
🏙️ Population
24.5M
8.81M

The average cost of living in Australia ($1944) is 20% more expensive than in Austria ($1617). Australia ranked 11th vs 22nd for Austria in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Australia compared to 1.6 months in Austria. Ranked 9th and 13th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Australia vs Austria

AustraliaAustria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.5
$13.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$56.6
$55.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.12
$9.37
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.21
$4.47
☕ Cappuccino
$3.3
$3.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.41
$3.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1186
$823
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$896
$624
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2119
$1601
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1427
$1193
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$104
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$159
$199
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$50.9
$34.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.32%
2.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6684
$7540
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4707
$4893
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.08
$2.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.2
$51.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.6
$20.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.04
$1.38
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.15
$1.34
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.94
$2.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.89
$2.23
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.69
$4.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.15
$15.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.42
$12.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$17.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.37
$2.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$2.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$2.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
$3.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.43
$1.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$1.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.42
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.5
$8.86
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$1.26
🚬 Cigarette pack
$24.9
$6.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.46
$12.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.2
$3.35
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.76
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.77
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$47.3
$40.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.5
$12.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$52.8
$116
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.4
$20.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.4
$98.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$102
$92.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1498
$333
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12538
$13109

Cities Comparison in Australia vs Austria

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Australia

CityCost of livingPopulation
Sydney
$2352
4.84M
Melbourne
$1953
4.53M
Brisbane
$1968
2.36M
Perth
$1789
2.04M
Adelaide
$1624
1.3M
Gold Coast
$1848
638K
Canberra
$1929
381K
Sunshine Coast
$1743
297K
Wollongong
$1626
262K
Hobart
$1786
222K
Newcastle
$1701
153K
Geelong
$1679
191K
Darwin
$1735
137K
Rockhampton
$1261
78.6K
Townsville
$1281
179K
Toowoomba
$1312
136K
Cairns
$1570
147K
Ipswich
$1818
163K
Ballarat
$1704
98.5K
Launceston
$1358
106K
Bendigo
$1479
95.6K
Wagga Wagga
$1551
67.4K
Melton
$1633
72.2K
Bunbury
$1390
71.1K
Hervey Bay
$1702
54.7K
Kellyville
$2044
28K
Berwick
$1634
47.7K
South Yarra
$2332
25.1K
Kalgoorlie
$1606
30.8K
Pakenham
$1628
46.4K

In Austria

CityCost of livingPopulation
Vienna
$1721
1.91M
Graz
$1394
289K
Linz
$1561
205K
Salzburg
$1543
155K
Innsbruck
$1575
132K
Klagenfurt
$1381
101K
Dornbirn
$1607
48.1K
Villach
$1429
61.9K
Sankt Polten
$1492
55.5K
Wels
$1360
61.2K
Bregenz
$1571
29.8K
Wiener Neustadt
$1844
44.5K
Feldkirch
$1381
33.4K
Baden bei Wien
$1802
26.3K
Leoben
$1359
24.6K
Leonding
$1462
28.7K
Steyr
$1379
38.3K
Klosterneuburg
$1513
27.1K
Wolfsberg
$1542
25K
Traun
$1463
24.5K
Krems an der Donau
$1491
24.6K
Amstetten
$1431
23.7K
Lustenau
$1495
22.8K
Kapfenberg
$1418
22.8K
Modling
$1449
20.6K
Hallein
$1440
21.2K