Canberra vs Palembang - Cost of Living Comparison

Canberra Palembang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1792
$500
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4156
$1010
🏠 One person rent
$1082
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$1794
$187
🍽️ Food expenses
$481
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$101
$49.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4970
$166
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
30
41
😀 Quality of life
86
39
🏙️ Population
381K
1.54M

The cost of living in Canberra is 258% more expensive than in Palembang. Cities ranked 2028th and 8325th ($1792 vs $500) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 27th in Australia and Indonesia, respectively. Check Australia vs Indonesia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.8 months in Canberra compared to 0.3 months in Palembang. Canberra ranked 8th best city to live in Australia vs Palembang ranked 39th in Indonesia, while ranked 188th and 7321st among best cities to live in the world.

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Canberra Palembang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.7
$1.28
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$52.4
$7.93
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.52
$2.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.33
$5.4
 Cappuccino
$3.31
$2.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.28
$0.67
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1116
$241
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$893
$146
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2083
$163
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1473
$109
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$99.3
$24.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$154
$38.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$45.1
$29.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.79%
9.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4443
$1014
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3083
$845
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.16
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$70.3
$21
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.9
$4.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$0.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.16
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$0.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.86
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.61
$7.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.48
$3.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
$7.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$2.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.83
$1.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$0.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.08
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
$2.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.02
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.9
$20.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.66
$3.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$1.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.9
$2.43
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.26
$1.2
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.38
$0.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.08
$0.79
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39.9
$13.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$2.62
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$59.7
$13.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.1
$2.06
👖 Brand Jeans
$64.6
$19.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$101
$34.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1362
$90.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12552
$7244

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$1798
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$1626
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$1631
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$1562
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$1498
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$1587
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$1589
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$1610
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$1968
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$1625
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$1957
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$1633
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$1570
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$1682
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$1708
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$1740
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$1640
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$1677
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$1622
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$1359
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$1573
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$1641
706 km or 438 mi Launceston
$1477
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$1181
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$2199
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$1648
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$490
201 km or 125 mi Jambi
$499
204 km or 127 mi Pagar Alam
$487
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$491
245 km or 152 mi Metro
$443
278 km or 172 mi Bandar Lampung
$348
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$503
363 km or 226 mi Cilegon
$487
381 km or 237 mi Serang
$510
411 km or 255 mi Tangerang
$638
427 km or 265 mi South Tangerang
$530
427 km or 265 mi Jakarta
$708
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$451
438 km or 272 mi Bekasi
$531
443 km or 275 mi Depok
$467
458 km or 285 mi Batam
$613
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$505
486 km or 302 mi Bukit Merah
$1915
488 km or 303 mi Singapore City
$2433
499 km or 310 mi Sukabumi
$531
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$575
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$617
537 km or 334 mi Pekanbaru
$562
539 km or 335 mi Padang
$985
539 km or 335 mi Bandung
$506
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$527
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$526
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$497
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$446
611 km or 380 mi Muar
$552
615 km or 382 mi Tasikmalaya
$443
635 km or 395 mi Dumai
$493
637 km or 396 mi Singkawang
$492
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$530
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$491
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$496
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$495
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$523
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$547
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$495