Cost of Living Data for New Zealand

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 20.00
93
15.00 - 25.00
Mid-range meal 90.00
98
60.00 - 110.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 10.00
112
9.00 - 12.00
Domestic beer 5.13
90
2.50 - 7.00
Imported beer 4.66
102
2.00 - 6.00
Coke/Pepsi 3.12
95
2.00 - 4.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 3.60 2.50 - 5.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 140.00 82.00 - 150.00
Taxi 60.00 45.00 - 60.00
Gasoline 7.19 6.78 - 8.33
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 30000.00 25000.00 - 35000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 60.40 45.00 - 100.00
Tennis court rent 17.47 10.00 - 20.00
Cinema (international release) 16.00 14.50 - 18.50

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 1397.48 900.00 - 1735.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 1072.24 720.00 - 1300.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 2336.68 1400.00 - 2850.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 1900.24 1200.00 - 2200.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 3296.87 2100.00 - 4300.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 5.04 5.40 - 6.40

Markets Value Range
Milk 9.81
115
7.57 - 13.25
Loaf of fresh white bread 2.15
120
1.63 - 3.18
Dozen eggs 4.90
104
3.50 - 6.00
Local cheese 8.28 $
60
7.35 - 9.56
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 6.31
103
4.99 - 8.85
Water 2.81
84
2.00 - 3.50
Wine 15.00
111
11.00 - 19.00
Cigarettes 22.00
78
18.00 - 24.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 83.92 75.00 - 100.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.43 $ 0.18 - 0.76
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 184.26 127.50 - 297.50

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 106.90 80.00 - 133.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 60.86 50.00 - 80.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 147.27 120.00 - 190.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 145.13 90.00 - 200.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 520.19 232.26 - 696.77
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 353.44 179.30 - 464.51