Papua New Guinea vs New Zealand cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Papua New Guinea

Supermarket prices in Papua New Guinea
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.57 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 7.98 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.36 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.2 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.61 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.95 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.25 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.24 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.46 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.92 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.59 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.18 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.87 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.81 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 3.04 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 10.57 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.85 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.77 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 6.26 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Papua New Guinea
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 7.33 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 11.26 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 59.78 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.94 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.78 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.27 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.44 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.92 (USD)

Shopping prices in Papua New Guinea
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 52.88 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 104.83 (USD)
High quality jeans 25.03 (USD)
womens summer dress 20.27 (USD)

Transportation in Papua New Guinea
Taxi minimum charge 2.96 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 5.23 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 18.5 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.59 (USD)
One month pass 14.51 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.06 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 33105 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 21075 (USD)

Rent prices in Papua New Guinea
1 bedroom flat in city center 1282 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 3811 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 733 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1694 (USD)
Square meter in city center 10010 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 5862 (USD)

Home and utilities in Papua New Guinea
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 123 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 610 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.3 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Papua New Guinea
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 138 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 4931 (USD)

Gym and activities in Papua New Guinea
Gym monthly membership cost 96.99 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 35.03 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 11.38 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Papua New Guinea
Average monthly net salary 426 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 12.37 %

Cost of living in New Zealand

Supermarket prices in New Zealand
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.67 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 8.07 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.33 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.82 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.73 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.6 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 11.74 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.39 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.35 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.7 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.07 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.08 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.76 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.14 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 9.76 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.87 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.03 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 19.15 (USD)

Restaurant prices in New Zealand
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 7.74 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 10.91 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 58.01 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.97 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.91 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.19 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.6 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.8 (USD)

Shopping prices in New Zealand
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 87.69 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 109.96 (USD)
High quality jeans 71.97 (USD)
womens summer dress 34.7 (USD)

Transportation in New Zealand
Taxi minimum charge 2.24 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.93 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 36.76 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.33 (USD)
One month pass 102.11 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.38 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 21443 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 19978 (USD)

Rent prices in New Zealand
1 bedroom flat in city center 1018 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1706 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 758 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1304 (USD)
Square meter in city center 5298 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3914 (USD)

Home and utilities in New Zealand
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 117 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 54 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.27 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in New Zealand
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 723 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 11113 (USD)

Gym and activities in New Zealand
Gym monthly membership cost 36.83 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 10.7 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 10.52 (USD)

Salaries and interest in New Zealand
Average monthly net salary 2638 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 4.4 %