Australia vs Poland - Cost of Living Comparison

AustraliaPoland
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1944
$882
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4489
$2083
🏠 One person rent
$1109
$505
🏘️ Family rent
$1776
$888
🍽️ Food Expenses
$491
$239
🚐 Transport Expenses
$213
$47.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3736
$891
💸 GDP per capita
$51812
$15656
😃 Human freedom index
8.7
8.1
❤️ Life expectancy
82.9
77.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
77
56
🏙️ Population
24.5M
38.4M

The average cost of living in Australia ($1944) is 120% more expensive than in Poland ($882). Australia ranked 11th vs 84th for Poland 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 months in Poland. Ranked 9th and 33rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Australia vs Poland

AustraliaPoland
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.5
$6.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$56.6
$26.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.12
$5.32
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.21
$2.19
☕ Cappuccino
$3.3
$2.43
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.41
$1.19
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1186
$474
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$896
$366
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2119
$882
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1427
$672
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$104
$104
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$159
$160
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$50.9
$14.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.32%
4.61%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6684
$2753
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4707
$1912
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.08
$0.93
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.2
$26.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.6
$6.95
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.04
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.15
$0.7
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.94
$0.84
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.89
$0.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.69
$2.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.15
$6.45
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.42
$4.51
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$9.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.37
$0.93
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$1.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.43
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.66
$1.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.43
$0.66
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.5
$6.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$24.9
$4.43
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.46
$5.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.2
$2.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.77
$1.99
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$47.3
$27
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.5
$6.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$52.8
$29.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.4
$6.81
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.4
$85.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$102
$83.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1498
$244
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12538
$7801

Cities Comparison in Australia vs Poland

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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 Poland

CityCost of livingPopulation
Warsaw
$1209
1.79M
Krakow
$1008
767K
Wroclaw
$1009
639K
Lodz
$917
690K
Poznan
$1062
534K
Gdansk
$1267
464K
Szczecin
$922
404K
Bydgoszcz
$962
347K
Lublin
$774
340K
Katowice
$901
276K
Bialystok
$719
298K
Czestochowa
$657
223K
Gdynia
$1007
248K
Radom
$610
220K
Gliwice
$776
178K
Bielsko-Biala
$714
173K
Torun
$752
201K
Sosnowiec
$704
200K
Bytom
$641
172K
Zabrze
$791
174K
Rzeszow
$726
183K
Dabrowa Gornicza
$791
123K
Olsztyn
$758
174K
Kielce
$638
192K
Tychy
$752
129K
Rybnik
$657
141K
Suwalki
$697
69.6K
Elblag
$535
119K
Zielona Gora
$735
141K
Opole
$758
128K