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comparing australia and india

AustraliaIndiaDifference in India
Gross Income 55,963.77 AUD / 30,000.00 GBP 2,741,429.37 INR / 30,000.01 GBP - 0.00 GBP
Tax Due 10,854.50 AUD / 5,818.68 GBP 958,900.34 INR / 10,493.44 GBP + 4,674.75 GBP
Net Income 45,109.27 AUD / 24,181.32 GBP 1,782,529.03 INR / 19,506.57 GBP - 4,674.75 GBP
Overall Tax Rate 19.4 % 35 % + 15.60 %.

Figures based upon 1 AUD = 0.5360611 GBP.

Figures based upon 1 INR = 0.0109432 GBP.

In Australia, an income of 55,963.77 AUD / 30,000.00 GBP is more than the lowest average advertised salary of 31,000.00 AUD / 16,617.89 GBP and less than the country's average income of 72,000.00 AUD / 38,596.40 GBP.

In India, an income of 2,741,429.37 INR / 30,000.01 GBP is more than the lowest average advertised salary of 35,620.00 INR / 389.80 GBP and more than the country's average income of 909,474.00 INR / 9,952.56 GBP.

Here are how much some common purchases cost in Australia vs India:

AustraliaIndiaDifference in India
Water Bottle (1.5L) 2.49 AUD / 1.33 GBP 27.59 INR / 0.30 GBP - 1.03 GBP
Milk Bottle (1L) 1.43 AUD / 0.77 GBP 43.20 INR / 0.47 GBP - 0.30 GBP
Pint of Beer 7.00 AUD / 3.75 GBP 100.00 INR / 1.09 GBP - 2.66 GBP
Bread (500g) 2.62 AUD / 1.40 GBP 27.66 INR / 0.30 GBP - 1.10 GBP
Chicken Breasts (1kg) 10.42 AUD / 5.59 GBP 205.71 INR / 2.25 GBP - 3.34 GBP
Petrol UK Gallon 5.77 AUD / 3.09 GBP 311.97 INR / 3.41 GBP + 0.32 GBP
Volkswagen Golf or Equivalent 24,990.00 AUD / 13,396.17 GBP 800,000.00 INR / 8,754.56 GBP - 4,641.61 GBP
Broadband Internet Monthly 69.58 AUD / 37.30 GBP 1,187.10 INR / 12.99 GBP - 24.31 GBP
Rent One Bedroom Apt. In City (Monthly) 1,714.99 AUD / 919.34 GBP 11,263.41 INR / 123.26 GBP - 796.08 GBP
Purchase One Bedroom Apt. In City 269,505.60 AUD / 144,471.47 GBP 3,253,785.85 INR / 35,606.83 GBP - 108,864.65 GBP

Part of Oceania, Australia covers an area of 7,700,519 square kilometers.

Australia has a Gross Domestic Product (PPP) of 1,188.76 ($ Billion) from a population of 24,641,662.

A progressive tax system spread over 5 bands - ranging from 0% to 45%.

2018 Tax bands are as follow:

Below 18200 AUD - 0%

Between 18200 AUD and 37000 AUD - 19%.

Between 37000 AUD and 90000 AUD - 32.5%.

Between 90000 AUD and 180000 AUD - 37%.

Above 180000 AUD - 45%.

There are no social security contributions. A Medicare (National Health Scheme) levy is calculated on taxable income of 2% - raised to 3%, 3.5% for higher incomes.


Source: (Currency Conversion).

Source: (Averages from average salaries in major job categories).

Source: (Cost of living).

Part of Asia, India covers an area of 2,973,450 square kilometers.

India has a Gross Domestic Product (PPP) of 8,720.51 ($ Billion) from a population of 1,342,512,706.

A progressive tax system consisting of 4 bands with rates ranging from 0% to 30%.

Tax bands are as follow:

Below 250000 INR - 0%

Between 250000 INR and 500000 INR - 5%.

Between 500000 INR and 1000000 INR - 20%.

Above 1000000 INR - 30%.

Source: (Currency Conversion).

Source: (Averages from average salaries in major job categories).

Source: (Cost of living).


This calculator allows you to calculate income taxes and social contributions equivalent for Australia and India and allow comparison between both. You can choose the preferred currency for the input amounts and displayed calculation. For example: If you choose GBP as your preferred currency, then the income entered will be converted to Australia's and India's native currencies for the calculation so that correct income equivalent is used. The results will then be shown in the native currencies and GBP.

How we compare world taxes

We have trawled through the quagmire of tax legislation for 16 of the World's major economies and created a comparable position as close to the UK's PAYE (Pay As You Earn) system for employed people.

We look at each country's taxation for employed people, as well as things like medical care which are part of social contributions for some countries or require mandatory purchase of health insurance.

Combining this information lets us calculate taxes for each of the 16 countries and then do not only a taxation comparison but also a comparison of buying power based upon commonly purchased items.

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