Australia is 15.3% more expensive than Hong Kong.

If you lived in Australia instead of Hong Kong, you would:

pay 85.2% more for restaurants

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.64
HK$59.99
$14.29
A$20.82
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.61
HK$43.99
$8.94
A$13.03
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.24
HK$9.77
$2.43
A$3.54

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pay 16.8% less for groceries

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Bread
1 loaf
$2.24
HK$17.58
$1.96
A$2.86
Local cheese (8 oz) $12.87
HK$101.04
$3.78
A$5.51
Milk (1 gallon) $11.49
HK$90.17
$4.63
A$6.75

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pay 5.4% less for transportation

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $10.02
HK$78.60
$5.19
A$7.57
Monthly public transit pass $63.70
HK$499.90
$94.36
A$137.55
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $33,122.28
HK$259,948.83
$20,007.07
A$29,163.52

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pay 3.5% less for housing

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$26.46
HK$207.66
$53.73
A$78.33
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $2,231.74
HK$17,515.07
$1,178.33
A$1,717.61
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,557.03
HK$12,219.82
$887.86
A$1,294.19

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pay 32.2% more for childcare

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $750.39
HK$5,889.20
$1,443.46
A$2,104.08
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $18,032.76
HK$141,523.86
$12,985.05
A$18,927.80

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pay 23.9% more for entertainment and sports

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $7.01
HK$54.99
$5.66
A$8.24
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.81
HK$37.78
$3.21
A$4.67
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.90
HK$61.99
$24.97
A$36.40

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pay 8.8% less for clothing

 
Hong Kong
Australia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$79.83
HK$626.55
$68.91
A$100.44
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$39.78
HK$312.20
$40.95
A$59.69
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$89.16
HK$699.76
$94.94
A$138.39

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