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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sydney and Bangkok 

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Consumer Prices in Bangkok are 29.04% lower than in Sydney
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bangkok are 39.49% lower than in Sydney
Rent Prices in Bangkok are 54.79% lower than in Sydney
Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 57.44% lower than in Sydney
Groceries Prices in Bangkok are 17.23% lower than in Sydney
Local Purchasing Power in Bangkok is 67.31% lower than in Sydney
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  SydneyBangkokDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 A$
(402.20 ฿)
3.53 A$
(78.78 ฿)
     -80.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(1,787.55 ฿)
38.04 A$
(850.00 ฿)
     -52.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.53 A$
(235.29 ฿)
8.06 A$
(180.00 ฿)
     -23.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(178.76 ฿)
3.58 A$
(80.00 ฿)
     -55.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(201.10 ฿)
6.71 A$
(150.00 ฿)
     -25.41 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 A$
(88.92 ฿)
3.28 A$
(73.18 ฿)
     -17.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.39 A$
(75.64 ฿)
0.83 A$
(18.49 ฿)
     -75.56 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.74 A$
(61.14 ฿)
0.45 A$
(9.94 ฿)
     -83.74 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.95 A$
(132.84 ฿)
9.03 A$
(201.80 ฿)
     +51.91 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.60 A$
(58.03 ฿)
1.46 A$
(32.62 ฿)
     -43.80 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(27.40 ฿)
0.85 A$
(18.91 ฿)
     -31.01 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.52 A$
(100.96 ฿)
2.47 A$
(55.22 ฿)
     -45.30 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.95 A$
(88.30 ฿)
14.46 A$
(323.12 ฿)
     +265.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.90 A$
(109.46 ฿)
2.13 A$
(47.70 ฿)
     -56.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.58 A$
(169.40 ฿)
8.50 A$
(189.90 ฿)
     +12.10 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.92 A$
(42.99 ฿)
2.10 A$
(47.02 ฿)
     +9.37 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.51 A$
(33.78 ฿)
0.94 A$
(20.91 ฿)
     -38.10 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(36.14 ฿)
1.52 A$
(33.91 ฿)
     -6.19 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.14 A$
(47.74 ฿)
0.88 A$
(19.58 ฿)
     -58.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.52 A$
(34.04 ฿)
0.93 A$
(20.76 ฿)
     -39.02 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(26.56 ฿)
0.74 A$
(16.60 ฿)
     -37.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.48 A$
(55.37 ฿)
1.60 A$
(35.67 ฿)
     -35.58 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 A$
(40.36 ฿)
0.77 A$
(17.12 ฿)
     -57.59 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.50 A$
(413.37 ฿)
31.33 A$
(700.00 ฿)
     +69.34 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$
(108.74 ฿)
2.62 A$
(58.58 ฿)
     -46.13 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.18 A$
(115.74 ฿)
5.69 A$
(127.19 ฿)
     +9.89 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 30.00 A$
(670.33 ฿)
6.49 A$
(145.00 ฿)
     -78.37 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.20 A$
(93.85 ฿)
1.57 A$
(35.00 ฿)
     -62.71 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 217.39 A$
(4,857.49 ฿)
48.33 A$
(1,080.00 ฿)
     -77.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(100.55 ฿)
1.57 A$
(35.00 ฿)
     -65.19 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.52 A$
(78.75 ฿)
0.44 A$
(9.86 ฿)
     -87.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 A$
(1,260.23 ฿)
5.37 A$
(120.00 ฿)
     -90.48 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.73 A$
(127.93 ฿)
5.17 A$
(115.43 ฿)
     -9.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(558,610.88 ฿)
58,180.03 A$
(1,300,000.00 ฿)
     +132.72 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.75 A$
(547,231.98 ฿)
37,267.43 A$
(832,719.76 ฿)
     +52.17 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 184.76 A$
(4,128.32 ฿)
117.18 A$
(2,618.38 ฿)
     -36.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.62 A$
(13.82 ฿)
0.08 A$
(1.88 ฿)
     -86.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.16 A$
(1,545.30 ฿)
33.52 A$
(748.97 ฿)
     -51.53 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 72.37 A$
(1,617.11 ฿)
101.49 A$
(2,267.66 ฿)
     +40.23 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.57 A$
(526.69 ฿)
14.03 A$
(313.39 ฿)
     -40.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(446.89 ฿)
9.85 A$
(220.00 ฿)
     -50.77 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,089.84 A$
(46,696.29 ฿)
408.81 A$
(9,134.60 ฿)
     -80.44 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,833.33 A$
(420,820.20 ฿)
17,833.59 A$
(398,481.48 ฿)
     -5.31 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.52 A$
(2,223.64 ฿)
81.49 A$
(1,820.87 ฿)
     -18.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.25 A$
(1,458.08 ฿)
48.33 A$
(1,079.95 ฿)
     -25.93 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 139.98 A$
(3,127.84 ฿)
137.62 A$
(3,075.12 ฿)
     -1.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 157.66 A$
(3,522.84 ฿)
127.24 A$
(2,843.17 ฿)
     -19.29 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,678.89 A$
(59,858.37 ฿)
954.82 A$
(21,334.88 ฿)
     -64.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,911.77 A$
(42,717.33 ฿)
471.28 A$
(10,530.54 ฿)
     -75.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,723.50 A$
(105,543.94 ฿)
2,861.97 A$
(63,949.15 ฿)
     -39.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,091.57 A$
(69,079.33 ฿)
1,323.82 A$
(29,580.00 ฿)
     -57.18 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,314.59 A$
(29,373.82 ฿)
652.87 A$
(14,587.92 ฿)
     -50.34 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 819.30 A$
(18,306.82 ฿)
317.68 A$
(7,098.42 ฿)
     -61.23 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,255.54 A$
(117,432.15 ฿)
1,039.43 A$
(23,225.49 ฿)
     -80.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.39 5.75      +30.76 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:510478
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AUD