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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Bangkok Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bangkok are 35.80% lower than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bangkok are 37.65% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Bangkok are 41.46% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 65.09% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Bangkok are 25.72% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Bangkok is 65.05% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 A$
(389.62 ฿)
2.31 A$
(60.00 ฿)
     -84.60 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$
(2,077.95 ฿)
30.28 A$
(786.43 ฿)
     -62.15 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(259.74 ฿)
6.16 A$
(160.00 ฿)
     -38.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(233.77 ฿)
2.69 A$
(70.00 ฿)
     -70.06 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.50 A$
(220.78 ฿)
5.07 A$
(131.68 ฿)
     -40.36 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$
(102.89 ฿)
2.75 A$
(71.32 ฿)
     -30.68 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.23 A$
(84.02 ฿)
0.68 A$
(17.61 ฿)
     -79.04 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.71 A$
(70.33 ฿)
0.35 A$
(9.01 ฿)
     -87.19 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.97 A$
(129.03 ฿)
7.54 A$
(195.86 ฿)
     +51.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.19 A$
(57.01 ฿)
1.41 A$
(36.50 ฿)
     -35.99 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(31.97 ฿)
0.76 A$
(19.74 ฿)
     -38.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.51 A$
(117.14 ฿)
2.31 A$
(60.13 ฿)
     -48.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.02 A$
(130.39 ฿)
11.48 A$
(298.24 ฿)
     +128.74 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.56 A$
(118.45 ฿)
2.10 A$
(54.49 ฿)
     -54.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.24 A$
(187.94 ฿)
6.97 A$
(180.93 ฿)
     -3.73 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.79 A$
(46.52 ฿)
1.75 A$
(45.44 ฿)
     -2.31 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(35.63 ฿)
1.00 A$
(26.08 ฿)
     -26.81 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.59 A$
(41.41 ฿)
1.37 A$
(35.53 ฿)
     -14.20 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.36 A$
(61.27 ฿)
0.70 A$
(18.23 ฿)
     -70.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.57 A$
(40.73 ฿)
1.02 A$
(26.37 ฿)
     -35.27 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.23 A$
(32.03 ฿)
0.77 A$
(19.93 ฿)
     -37.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.62 A$
(67.98 ฿)
1.52 A$
(39.44 ฿)
     -41.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.06 A$
(53.55 ฿)
0.66 A$
(17.17 ฿)
     -67.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(389.62 ฿)
26.95 A$
(700.00 ฿)
     +79.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.68 A$
(147.58 ฿)
2.25 A$
(58.33 ฿)
     -60.47 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.26 A$
(162.65 ฿)
5.57 A$
(144.67 ฿)
     -11.05 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(649.36 ฿)
4.62 A$
(120.00 ฿)
     -81.52 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.10 A$
(106.50 ฿)
1.45 A$
(37.72 ฿)
     -64.58 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 145.00 A$
(3,766.29 ฿)
41.19 A$
(1,070.00 ฿)
     -71.59 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(109.09 ฿)
1.35 A$
(35.00 ฿)
     -67.92 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.98 A$
(77.33 ฿)
0.37 A$
(9.66 ฿)
     -87.51 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.14 A$
(886.77 ฿)
4.62 A$
(120.00 ฿)
     -86.47 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.98 A$
(129.40 ฿)
4.21 A$
(109.37 ฿)
     -15.48 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(649,360.59 ฿)
34,052.73 A$
(884,500.00 ฿)
     +36.21 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,572.04 A$
(612,270.07 ฿)
31,634.78 A$
(821,695.08 ฿)
     +34.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 208.97 A$
(5,427.76 ฿)
106.51 A$
(2,766.63 ฿)
     -49.03 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 A$
(4.80 ฿)
0.07 A$
(1.80 ฿)
     -62.55 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.53 A$
(1,857.97 ฿)
26.37 A$
(684.96 ฿)
     -63.13 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 69.24 A$
(1,798.44 ฿)
92.32 A$
(2,398.01 ฿)
     +33.34 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.19 A$
(550.33 ฿)
12.42 A$
(322.50 ฿)
     -41.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(519.49 ฿)
7.70 A$
(200.00 ฿)
     -61.50 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,266.25 A$
(32,890.11 ฿)
486.27 A$
(12,630.48 ฿)
     -61.60 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,375.00 A$
(581,177.72 ฿)
19,747.93 A$
(512,941.18 ฿)
     -11.74 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.27 A$
(2,604.53 ฿)
78.99 A$
(2,051.65 ฿)
     -21.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.23 A$
(1,720.36 ฿)
46.15 A$
(1,198.72 ฿)
     -30.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.81 A$
(3,527.65 ฿)
126.00 A$
(3,272.81 ฿)
     -7.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.79 A$
(4,020.51 ฿)
113.19 A$
(2,939.96 ฿)
     -26.88 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,725.93 A$
(44,830.03 ฿)
821.71 A$
(21,343.39 ฿)
     -52.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,271.34 A$
(33,022.37 ฿)
365.36 A$
(9,490.09 ฿)
     -71.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,100.93 A$
(80,544.91 ฿)
2,400.19 A$
(62,343.65 ฿)
     -22.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,928.66 A$
(50,095.73 ฿)
1,108.45 A$
(28,791.24 ฿)
     -42.53 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 778.06 A$
(20,209.57 ฿)
486.79 A$
(12,644.10 ฿)
     -37.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 607.89 A$
(15,789.61 ฿)
238.07 A$
(6,183.81 ฿)
     -60.84 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,255.09 A$
(110,523.61 ฿)
927.35 A$
(24,087.47 ฿)
     -78.21 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.37 5.43      +24.23 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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