Cost of Living Comparison

KHR
COMPARED TO
NZD

Wellington is 2.2 times more expensive than Phnom Penh.

If you lived in Wellington instead of Phnom Penh, you would:
local_dining

pay 2.6 times more for restaurants

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.00
៛16,280.00
$9.98
NZ$13.63
+149.6%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.00
៛24,420.00
$7.05
NZ$9.62
+17.4%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.76
៛3,105.17
$1.95
NZ$2.66
+155.4%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.42
៛1,724.90
$1.86
NZ$2.53
+337.7%
Average +165.0%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 23.6% more for groceries

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.50
៛6,116.56
$1.48
NZ$2.02
-1.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.46
៛26,285.42
$3.05
NZ$4.16
-52.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $8.90
៛36,205.58
$6.65
NZ$9.08
-25.3%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.57
៛6,378.27
$3.52
NZ$4.80
+124.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.73
៛7,056.29
$3.52
NZ$4.81
+103.1%
Apples (1 lb) $1.67
៛6,810.14
$0.97
NZ$1.32
-42.3%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.69
៛2,820.47
$0.76
NZ$1.03
+9.2%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.02
៛4,153.78
$1.02
NZ$1.39
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.71
៛2,896.11
$1.21
NZ$1.65
+69.8%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.73
៛2,953.80
$0.74
NZ$1.01
+2.4%
Onions (1 lb) $0.42
៛1,692.28
$0.62
NZ$0.84
+48.7%
Average +23.6%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 75.5% more for transportation

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.65
៛14,848.69
$4.97
NZ$6.79
+36.3%
Monthly public transit pass $29.62
៛120,573.75
$88.08
NZ$120.24
+197.3%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $48,000.00
៛195,360,005.76
$20,551.99
NZ$28,055.61
-57.2%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $7.00
៛28,490.00
$15.80
NZ$21.56
+125.7%
Average +75.5%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of transportation
home

pay 92.7% more for housing

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$28.70
៛116,791.31
$49.05
NZ$66.96
+70.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $476.21
៛1,938,162.13
$1,066.17
NZ$1,455.43
+123.9%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $313.27
៛1,275,023.85
$831.00
NZ$1,134.40
+165.3%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$69.30
៛282,061.24
$76.62
NZ$104.59
+10.6%
Average +92.7%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 62.9% more for childcare

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $253.33
៛1,031,066.70
$650.67
NZ$888.23
+156.8%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $13,181.82
៛53,650,001.58
$9,101.60
NZ$12,424.63
-31.0%
Average +62.9%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 4.4 times more for entertainment and sports

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.78
៛3,154.25
$5.28
NZ$7.21
+581.9%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.24
៛9,100.97
$2.74
NZ$3.74
+22.4%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.50
៛6,105.00
$17.47
NZ$23.85
+1064.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $47.88
៛194,890.39
$25.76
NZ$35.16
-46.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $5.00
៛20,350.00
$9.40
NZ$12.83
+87.9%
Average +342.1%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 75.7% more for clothing

  Phnom Penh help_outline Wellington help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$27.56
៛112,151.11
$68.70
NZ$93.79
+149.3%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$28.82
៛117,311.77
$29.77
NZ$40.63
+3.3%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$55.04
៛223,994.85
$83.31
NZ$113.73
+51.4%
Men's business shoes (leather) $53.05
៛215,913.51
$105.47
NZ$143.98
+98.8%
Average +75.7%

Phnom Penh vs. Wellington - Cost of clothing
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