- New global survey shows New Zealand’s cities are cheaper to live in than any other major city in the Asia-Pacific region.
- Auckland ranks 4th in Worldwide Quality of Living Survey.
One of many excellent reasons to choose New Zealand as your study destination is its low cost of living. The latest global Mercer Worldwide Cost of Living Survey has shown that New Zealand’s major cities are cheaper to live in than any other major city in the Asia-Pacific region. The survey measures the comparative cost of over 200 items in each location, including housing, transport, food, clothing, household goods and entertainment. Auckland was ranked 149th out of the 214 cities surveyed. (1 = most expensive, 214 = least expensive)
Adelaide (90 – Australia’s least expensive city)
Los Angeles (55)
New York (27)
London ( 17)