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NZ Cities Amongst Costliest in World

February 16, 2012 New Zealand Finance

Auckland Has One of the Highest Cost of LivingThe cost of living in Wellington is on par with living London, and Auckland is even more expensive.

On February 14th the Economist Intelligence Unit released the latest edition of its annual Worldwide Cost of Living report, detailing the most expensive cities in the world in which to live. The study found that Zurich and Tokyo were the priciest areas, although Auckland and Wellington were still in the top 20.

According to the Economist Intelligence Unit, Auckland is the 15th most expensive city in the world in which to live, although it was ranked only 24th in the 2010 report. Wellington is currently ranked as the 17th most expensive city in the world, and is on par with London.

The editor of the Economist Intelligence Unit Jon Copestake suggested that the high cost of living seen in Auck...

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