Cost of living and prices in New Zealand, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. 🇳🇿 Updated May 2021

New Zealand is country located in Australia and New Zealand. New Zealand covers an area of 268,680 square kilometres. New Zealand has a population of 4,252,277 and a population density of 15.83 people per square kilometre. The official languages of New Zealand are English, Māori. New Zealand gross domestic product (GDP) is $181,100,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 42589. The currency in New Zealand is New Zealand dollar. Top level domains in New Zealand: .nz

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

1502.13 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 1502.13 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in New Zealand

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
12.74 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
63.68 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
7.07 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
5.66 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
5.66 $
Cappuccino
3.15 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.21 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.86 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.83 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.59 $
White Rice, 1 kg
2.02 $
Eggs, 12 pack
3.19 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
6.76 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
9.48 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
11.24 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.51 $
Banana, 1 kg
2.20 $
Oranges, 1 kg
2.58 $
Tomato, 1 kg
3.86 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.93 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.80 $
Lettuce, 1 head
2.03 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
1.37 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
10.62 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
3.54 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
3.64 $
Pack of Cigarettes
17.69 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
2.47 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
116.75 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
2.47 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
2.12 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
42.45 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
1.36 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
23,702.06 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
21,498.93 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
127.74 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.33 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
59.92 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
38.77 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
10.50 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
11.32 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
2,393.95 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
2.41 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
561.31 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
14,400.69 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
72.02 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
42.54 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
99.31 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
113.03 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
1,006.56 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
760.00 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
1,606.47 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
1,322.97 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
4,279.96 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
3,253.77 $