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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Bangkok Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bangkok are 32.92% lower than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bangkok are 35.99% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Bangkok are 42.08% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 64.00% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Bangkok are 22.11% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Bangkok is 61.87% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$
(394.94 ฿)
2.43 A$
(60.00 ฿)
     -84.81 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 85.00 A$
(2,098.12 ฿)
32.41 A$
(800.00 ฿)
     -61.87 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(246.84 ฿)
6.68 A$
(165.00 ฿)
     -33.15 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 A$
(197.47 ฿)
3.24 A$
(80.00 ฿)
     -59.49 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.90 A$
(219.69 ฿)
5.27 A$
(130.00 ฿)
     -40.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 A$
(99.36 ฿)
2.89 A$
(71.40 ฿)
     -28.14 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.11 A$
(76.71 ฿)
0.75 A$
(18.61 ฿)
     -75.74 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.67 A$
(65.87 ฿)
0.41 A$
(10.11 ฿)
     -84.66 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.01 A$
(123.58 ฿)
8.11 A$
(200.30 ฿)
     +62.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.40 A$
(59.35 ฿)
1.63 A$
(40.27 ฿)
     -32.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.17 A$
(28.91 ฿)
0.81 A$
(20.11 ฿)
     -30.44 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.40 A$
(108.68 ฿)
2.31 A$
(57.00 ฿)
     -47.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.60 A$
(113.42 ฿)
11.91 A$
(293.86 ฿)
     +159.08 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.67 A$
(115.27 ฿)
2.12 A$
(52.22 ฿)
     -54.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.20 A$
(177.72 ฿)
7.22 A$
(178.33 ฿)
     +0.34 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.76 A$
(43.39 ฿)
1.90 A$
(46.95 ฿)
     +8.19 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.36 A$
(33.67 ฿)
1.04 A$
(25.56 ฿)
     -24.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.47 A$
(36.33 ฿)
1.45 A$
(35.72 ฿)
     -1.67 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.40 A$
(59.29 ฿)
0.76 A$
(18.86 ฿)
     -68.18 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.51 A$
(37.35 ฿)
0.99 A$
(24.49 ฿)
     -34.43 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(30.26 ฿)
0.80 A$
(19.85 ฿)
     -34.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.66 A$
(65.60 ฿)
1.59 A$
(39.29 ฿)
     -40.12 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.94 A$
(48.00 ฿)
0.69 A$
(16.94 ฿)
     -64.70 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(370.26 ฿)
28.36 A$
(700.00 ฿)
     +89.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.42 A$
(133.73 ฿)
2.29 A$
(56.56 ฿)
     -57.70 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.50 A$
(160.44 ฿)
6.00 A$
(148.15 ฿)
     -7.66 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 26.50 A$
(654.12 ฿)
5.06 A$
(125.00 ฿)
     -80.89 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.10 A$
(101.20 ฿)
1.44 A$
(35.43 ฿)
     -64.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 145.02 A$
(3,579.64 ฿)
42.13 A$
(1,040.00 ฿)
     -70.95 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.35 A$
(107.37 ฿)
1.42 A$
(35.00 ฿)
     -67.40 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 A$
(79.45 ฿)
0.39 A$
(9.66 ฿)
     -87.85 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.14 A$
(842.70 ฿)
4.86 A$
(120.00 ฿)
     -85.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.14 A$
(126.78 ฿)
4.44 A$
(109.58 ฿)
     -13.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(617,093.99 ฿)
34,820.47 A$
(859,500.00 ฿)
     +39.28 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,436.00 A$
(578,488.59 ฿)
35,483.52 A$
(875,866.67 ฿)
     +51.41 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 212.56 A$
(5,246.70 ฿)
113.81 A$
(2,809.32 ฿)
     -46.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 A$
(4.64 ฿)
0.06 A$
(1.59 ฿)
     -65.62 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.27 A$
(1,808.52 ฿)
29.72 A$
(733.57 ฿)
     -59.44 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 64.92 A$
(1,602.47 ฿)
98.86 A$
(2,440.34 ฿)
     +52.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.19 A$
(522.99 ฿)
14.52 A$
(358.33 ฿)
     -31.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(493.68 ฿)
8.10 A$
(200.00 ฿)
     -59.49 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,636.52 A$
(40,395.56 ฿)
519.01 A$
(12,811.22 ฿)
     -68.29 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,166.67 A$
(522,472.91 ฿)
20,074.68 A$
(495,518.52 ฿)
     -5.16 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.57 A$
(2,408.50 ฿)
79.13 A$
(1,953.16 ฿)
     -18.91 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 64.21 A$
(1,585.00 ฿)
47.69 A$
(1,177.17 ฿)
     -25.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.49 A$
(3,344.39 ฿)
130.95 A$
(3,232.29 ฿)
     -3.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 148.33 A$
(3,661.42 ฿)
125.52 A$
(3,098.30 ฿)
     -15.38 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,773.99 A$
(43,788.70 ฿)
856.74 A$
(21,147.54 ฿)
     -51.71 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,352.49 A$
(33,384.65 ฿)
369.71 A$
(9,125.74 ฿)
     -72.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,185.01 A$
(78,617.96 ฿)
2,558.07 A$
(63,142.86 ฿)
     -19.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,076.61 A$
(51,258.54 ฿)
1,071.68 A$
(26,453.03 ฿)
     -48.39 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 809.41 A$
(19,979.23 ฿)
499.41 A$
(12,327.35 ฿)
     -38.30 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 665.01 A$
(16,415.05 ฿)
259.28 A$
(6,399.93 ฿)
     -61.01 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,244.42 A$
(104,768.21 ฿)
1,035.97 A$
(25,571.72 ฿)
     -75.59 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.47 5.22      +16.64 %
Last update: February 2018February 2018
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Currency: AUD