Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Bali 

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Consumer Prices in Bali are 51.5% lower than in Melbourne (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bali are 47.9% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Bali are 41.2% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Bali are 69.4% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Bali are 41.1% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Bali is 85.1% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$
(255,356.54 Rp)
3.92 A$
(40,000.00 Rp)
     -84.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 125.00 A$
(1,276,782.71 Rp)
34.27 A$
(350,000.00 Rp)
     -72.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 A$
(153,213.92 Rp)
6.36 A$
(65,000.00 Rp)
     -57.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(102,142.62 Rp)
4.90 A$
(50,000.00 Rp)
     -51.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 A$
(102,142.62 Rp)
5.87 A$
(60,000.00 Rp)
     -41.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.06 A$
(51,732.93 Rp)
3.65 A$
(37,318.46 Rp)
     -27.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.87 A$
(39,485.65 Rp)
1.68 A$
(17,123.72 Rp)
     -56.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.62 A$
(36,925.87 Rp)
2.01 A$
(20,575.72 Rp)
     -44.3 %
Markets
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.93 A$
(81,002.88 Rp)
9.77 A$
(99,804.47 Rp)
     +23.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.52 A$
(35,988.42 Rp)
2.18 A$
(22,218.01 Rp)
     -38.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.51 A$
(15,448.55 Rp)
0.92 A$
(9,399.81 Rp)
     -39.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.75 A$
(58,779.34 Rp)
2.40 A$
(24,539.57 Rp)
     -58.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.35 A$
(64,863.63 Rp)
7.38 A$
(75,379.62 Rp)
     +16.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.90 A$
(60,229.07 Rp)
2.70 A$
(27,612.47 Rp)
     -54.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.54 A$
(87,227.33 Rp)
7.21 A$
(73,637.36 Rp)
     -15.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.10 A$
(21,489.49 Rp)
2.13 A$
(21,755.58 Rp)
     +1.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.73 A$
(17,702.72 Rp)
1.18 A$
(12,052.03 Rp)
     -31.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 A$
(18,708.21 Rp)
1.61 A$
(16,447.37 Rp)
     -12.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.58 A$
(26,307.42 Rp)
1.31 A$
(13,376.61 Rp)
     -49.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.58 A$
(16,089.62 Rp)
1.24 A$
(12,677.22 Rp)
     -21.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.48 A$
(15,118.91 Rp)
1.50 A$
(15,303.22 Rp)
     +1.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.32 A$
(33,950.94 Rp)
1.41 A$
(14,452.75 Rp)
     -57.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.15 A$
(21,943.64 Rp)
0.97 A$
(9,857.17 Rp)
     -55.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 A$
(173,642.45 Rp)
29.37 A$
(300,000.00 Rp)
     +72.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.57 A$
(77,281.37 Rp)
3.53 A$
(36,073.24 Rp)
     -53.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.43 A$
(86,101.58 Rp)
4.13 A$
(42,178.77 Rp)
     -51.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 43.70 A$
(446,363.23 Rp)
3.43 A$
(35,000.00 Rp)
     -92.2 %
Transportation
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 A$
(51,071.31 Rp)
0.43 A$
(4,400.00 Rp)
     -91.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 195.75 A$
(1,999,441.72 Rp)
12.86 A$
(131,322.31 Rp)
     -93.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 A$
(66,392.70 Rp)
0.59 A$
(6,000.00 Rp)
     -91.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.23 A$
(53,424.36 Rp)
1.14 A$
(11,667.75 Rp)
     -78.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 65.00 A$
(663,927.01 Rp)
9.79 A$
(100,000.00 Rp)
     -84.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.29 A$
(74,430.50 Rp)
5.01 A$
(51,201.87 Rp)
     -31.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 40,113.50 A$
(409,729,785.02 Rp)
31,017.91 A$
(316,825,000.00 Rp)
     -22.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,486.35 A$
(331,824,079.21 Rp)
32,702.82 A$
(334,035,113.77 Rp)
     +0.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 298.07 A$
(3,044,566.76 Rp)
81.64 A$
(833,895.86 Rp)
     -72.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 42.67 A$
(435,808.50 Rp)
4.99 A$
(51,012.58 Rp)
     -88.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 81.56 A$
(833,029.78 Rp)
40.57 A$
(414,375.00 Rp)
     -50.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 84.53 A$
(863,445.59 Rp)
111.32 A$
(1,137,030.01 Rp)
     +31.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.14 A$
(256,815.72 Rp)
12.73 A$
(130,000.00 Rp)
     -49.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 22.00 A$
(224,713.76 Rp)
4.90 A$
(50,000.00 Rp)
     -77.7 %
Childcare
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,485.06 A$
(25,383,007.68 Rp)
282.83 A$
(2,888,888.89 Rp)
     -88.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,877.78 A$
(294,965,178.32 Rp)
14,195.84 A$
(145,000,000.00 Rp)
     -50.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 134.12 A$
(1,369,936.77 Rp)
84.41 A$
(862,158.35 Rp)
     -37.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 86.67 A$
(885,295.30 Rp)
33.99 A$
(347,229.19 Rp)
     -60.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 167.61 A$
(1,712,032.61 Rp)
117.48 A$
(1,200,000.00 Rp)
     -29.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 202.48 A$
(2,068,183.70 Rp)
114.22 A$
(1,166,666.67 Rp)
     -43.6 %
Rent Per Month
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,440.00 A$
(24,922,798.45 Rp)
1,022.70 A$
(10,446,111.56 Rp)
     -58.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,988.25 A$
(20,308,505.74 Rp)
660.87 A$
(6,750,250.40 Rp)
     -66.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,828.25 A$
(49,317,054.64 Rp)
3,496.93 A$
(35,718,572.58 Rp)
     -27.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,107.43 A$
(31,740,121.68 Rp)
2,090.70 A$
(21,354,959.11 Rp)
     -32.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,243.80 A$
(12,704,479.54 Rp)
225.36 A$
(2,301,835.01 Rp)
     -81.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,083.13 A$
(11,063,341.15 Rp)
195.73 A$
(1,999,238.20 Rp)
     -81.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Melbourne Edit Bali Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,802.34 A$
(59,266,570.25 Rp)
449.74 A$
(4,593,766.88 Rp)
     -92.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.61 8.66      +31.0 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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