Cost of Living Comparison Between Cebu and Brisbane 

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Consumer Prices in Brisbane are 126.8% higher than in Cebu (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Brisbane are 154.2% higher than in Cebu
Rent Prices in Brisbane are 246.4% higher than in Cebu
Restaurant Prices in Brisbane are 247.5% higher than in Cebu
Groceries Prices in Brisbane are 98.7% higher than in Cebu
Local Purchasing Power in Brisbane is 389.0% higher than in Cebu
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Restaurants
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 ₱
(4.13 A$)
907.59 ₱
(25.00 A$)
     +505.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,366.84 ₱
(37.65 A$)
4,356.45 ₱
(120.00 A$)
     +218.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 180.00 ₱
(4.96 A$)
544.56 ₱
(15.00 A$)
     +202.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ₱
(2.20 A$)
399.34 ₱
(11.00 A$)
     +399.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 145.00 ₱
(3.99 A$)
417.49 ₱
(11.50 A$)
     +187.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 158.12 ₱
(4.36 A$)
191.35 ₱
(5.27 A$)
     +21.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 28.89 ₱
(0.80 A$)
153.20 ₱
(4.22 A$)
     +430.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 25.25 ₱
(0.70 A$)
124.71 ₱
(3.44 A$)
     +393.9 %
Markets
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 358.95 ₱
(9.89 A$)
312.19 ₱
(8.60 A$)
     -13.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 53.64 ₱
(1.48 A$)
119.89 ₱
(3.30 A$)
     +123.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 21.38 ₱
(0.59 A$)
52.81 ₱
(1.45 A$)
     +147.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 97.18 ₱
(2.68 A$)
198.31 ₱
(5.46 A$)
     +104.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 215.46 ₱
(5.93 A$)
250.06 ₱
(6.89 A$)
     +16.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 108.56 ₱
(2.99 A$)
208.64 ₱
(5.75 A$)
     +92.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 154.47 ₱
(4.26 A$)
394.66 ₱
(10.87 A$)
     +155.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 95.78 ₱
(2.64 A$)
78.67 ₱
(2.17 A$)
     -17.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 29.69 ₱
(0.82 A$)
64.57 ₱
(1.78 A$)
     +117.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 105.98 ₱
(2.92 A$)
85.81 ₱
(2.36 A$)
     -19.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 41.39 ₱
(1.14 A$)
115.99 ₱
(3.20 A$)
     +180.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 46.63 ₱
(1.28 A$)
58.73 ₱
(1.62 A$)
     +26.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 62.88 ₱
(1.73 A$)
51.53 ₱
(1.42 A$)
     -18.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 64.29 ₱
(1.77 A$)
147.76 ₱
(4.07 A$)
     +129.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 33.12 ₱
(0.91 A$)
102.26 ₱
(2.82 A$)
     +208.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 ₱
(11.02 A$)
726.08 ₱
(20.00 A$)
     +81.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 64.83 ₱
(1.79 A$)
243.14 ₱
(6.70 A$)
     +275.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 116.11 ₱
(3.20 A$)
286.36 ₱
(7.89 A$)
     +146.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 ₱
(3.31 A$)
1,452.15 ₱
(40.00 A$)
     +1,110.1 %
Transportation
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.50 ₱
(0.29 A$)
190.59 ₱
(5.25 A$)
     +1,715.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 437.39 ₱
(12.05 A$)
7,892.12 ₱
(217.39 A$)
     +1,704.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ₱
(1.10 A$)
217.82 ₱
(6.00 A$)
     +444.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 22.53 ₱
(0.62 A$)
126.78 ₱
(3.49 A$)
     +462.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 150.00 ₱
(4.13 A$)
2,178.23 ₱
(60.00 A$)
     +1,352.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 275.18 ₱
(7.58 A$)
287.81 ₱
(7.93 A$)
     +4.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,300,000.00 ₱
(35,808.95 A$)
1,325,087.71 ₱
(36,500.00 A$)
     +1.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 991,750.00 ₱
(27,318.10 A$)
1,110,739.86 ₱
(30,595.71 A$)
     +12.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 4,861.21 ₱
(133.90 A$)
11,417.50 ₱
(314.50 A$)
     +134.9 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 8.00 ₱
(0.22 A$)
25.58 ₱
(0.70 A$)
     +219.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,436.96 ₱
(67.13 A$)
3,230.93 ₱
(89.00 A$)
     +32.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,850.00 ₱
(50.96 A$)
2,700.32 ₱
(74.38 A$)
     +46.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 462.50 ₱
(12.74 A$)
1,052.81 ₱
(29.00 A$)
     +127.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ₱
(6.89 A$)
726.08 ₱
(20.00 A$)
     +190.4 %
Childcare
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,979.17 ₱
(164.70 A$)
100,037.06 ₱
(2,755.56 A$)
     +1,573.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 132,500.00 ₱
(3,649.76 A$)
580,255.30 ₱
(15,983.33 A$)
     +337.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,200.00 ₱
(60.60 A$)
5,154.00 ₱
(141.97 A$)
     +134.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,187.50 ₱
(32.71 A$)
3,178.46 ₱
(87.55 A$)
     +167.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,687.50 ₱
(101.57 A$)
7,551.18 ₱
(208.00 A$)
     +104.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,375.00 ₱
(92.97 A$)
7,275.39 ₱
(200.40 A$)
     +115.6 %
Rent Per Month
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 28,125.00 ₱
(774.71 A$)
87,135.28 ₱
(2,400.17 A$)
     +209.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 14,000.00 ₱
(385.63 A$)
74,657.50 ₱
(2,056.47 A$)
     +433.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 43,375.00 ₱
(1,194.78 A$)
142,254.07 ₱
(3,918.44 A$)
     +228.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,375.00 ₱
(781.60 A$)
87,266.80 ₱
(2,403.79 A$)
     +207.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,464.33 ₱
(508.61 A$)
44,686.11 ₱
(1,230.89 A$)
     +142.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,483.84 ₱
(95.96 A$)
32,654.09 ₱
(899.47 A$)
     +837.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 15,333.33 ₱
(422.36 A$)
190,567.66 ₱
(5,249.25 A$)
     +1,142.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.67 4.91      -36.0 %
Last update: March 2023March 2023
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