Cost of Living Comparison Between Cebu and Brisbane 

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Consumer Prices in Brisbane are 101.44% higher than in Cebu (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Brisbane are 114.19% higher than in Cebu
Rent Prices in Brisbane are 153.25% higher than in Cebu
Restaurant Prices in Brisbane are 225.72% higher than in Cebu
Groceries Prices in Brisbane are 98.24% higher than in Cebu
Local Purchasing Power in Brisbane is 424.67% higher than in Cebu
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Restaurants
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 180.00 ₱
(4.86 A$)
740.23 ₱
(20.00 A$)
     +311.24 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,100.00 ₱
(29.72 A$)
3,701.15 ₱
(100.00 A$)
     +236.47 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 180.00 ₱
(4.86 A$)
527.41 ₱
(14.25 A$)
     +193.01 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 75.00 ₱
(2.03 A$)
296.09 ₱
(8.00 A$)
     +294.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.00 ₱
(2.70 A$)
370.11 ₱
(10.00 A$)
     +270.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 126.79 ₱
(3.43 A$)
170.73 ₱
(4.61 A$)
     +34.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 36.92 ₱
(1.00 A$)
132.21 ₱
(3.57 A$)
     +258.06 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 26.67 ₱
(0.72 A$)
103.11 ₱
(2.79 A$)
     +286.67 %
Markets
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 346.39 ₱
(9.36 A$)
234.53 ₱
(6.34 A$)
     -32.30 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 57.99 ₱
(1.57 A$)
91.40 ₱
(2.47 A$)
     +57.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.76 ₱
(0.64 A$)
49.16 ₱
(1.33 A$)
     +106.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 90.41 ₱
(2.44 A$)
174.37 ₱
(4.71 A$)
     +92.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 172.37 ₱
(4.66 A$)
168.84 ₱
(4.56 A$)
     -2.04 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 95.46 ₱
(2.58 A$)
192.71 ₱
(5.21 A$)
     +101.89 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 184.61 ₱
(4.99 A$)
327.00 ₱
(8.84 A$)
     +77.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 60.48 ₱
(1.63 A$)
79.63 ₱
(2.15 A$)
     +31.66 %
Banana (1 lb) 35.72 ₱
(0.97 A$)
59.91 ₱
(1.62 A$)
     +67.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 54.43 ₱
(1.47 A$)
64.33 ₱
(1.74 A$)
     +18.18 %
Tomato (1 lb) 39.69 ₱
(1.07 A$)
84.12 ₱
(2.27 A$)
     +111.93 %
Potato (1 lb) 45.96 ₱
(1.24 A$)
57.40 ₱
(1.55 A$)
     +24.88 %
Onion (1 lb) 51.79 ₱
(1.40 A$)
42.95 ₱
(1.16 A$)
     -17.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 66.00 ₱
(1.78 A$)
103.31 ₱
(2.79 A$)
     +56.53 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 29.50 ₱
(0.80 A$)
78.15 ₱
(2.11 A$)
     +164.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 390.00 ₱
(10.54 A$)
629.20 ₱
(17.00 A$)
     +61.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 53.31 ₱
(1.44 A$)
213.61 ₱
(5.77 A$)
     +300.70 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.71 ₱
(3.26 A$)
260.56 ₱
(7.04 A$)
     +115.85 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 110.00 ₱
(2.97 A$)
1,369.42 ₱
(37.00 A$)
     +1,144.93 %
Transportation
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 ₱
(0.27 A$)
148.05 ₱
(4.00 A$)
     +1,380.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 406.16 ₱
(10.97 A$)
5,587.93 ₱
(150.98 A$)
     +1,275.80 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ₱
(1.08 A$)
175.80 ₱
(4.75 A$)
     +339.51 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 21.73 ₱
(0.59 A$)
129.25 ₱
(3.49 A$)
     +494.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ₱
(3.24 A$)
1,820.96 ₱
(49.20 A$)
     +1,417.47 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 197.79 ₱
(5.34 A$)
199.38 ₱
(5.39 A$)
     +0.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,350,000.00 ₱
(36,475.17 A$)
1,036,321.33 ₱
(28,000.00 A$)
     -23.24 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 925,750.00 ₱
(25,012.51 A$)
909,173.03 ₱
(24,564.62 A$)
     -1.79 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 4,756.16 ₱
(128.51 A$)
6,768.28 ₱
(182.87 A$)
     +42.31 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 7.62 ₱
(0.21 A$)
15.36 ₱
(0.42 A$)
     +101.44 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,441.00 ₱
(65.95 A$)
2,927.61 ₱
(79.10 A$)
     +19.93 %
Sports And Leisure
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,009.09 ₱
(54.28 A$)
2,352.70 ₱
(63.57 A$)
     +17.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 450.00 ₱
(12.16 A$)
677.09 ₱
(18.29 A$)
     +50.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 280.00 ₱
(7.57 A$)
555.17 ₱
(15.00 A$)
     +98.28 %
Childcare
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,722.22 ₱
(127.59 A$)
69,293.71 ₱
(1,872.22 A$)
     +1,367.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 285,000.00 ₱
(7,700.31 A$)
498,729.64 ₱
(13,475.00 A$)
     +74.99 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,558.33 ₱
(69.12 A$)
3,871.34 ₱
(104.60 A$)
     +51.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,360.00 ₱
(36.75 A$)
2,242.47 ₱
(60.59 A$)
     +64.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,791.67 ₱
(102.45 A$)
5,038.67 ₱
(136.14 A$)
     +32.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,222.22 ₱
(87.06 A$)
5,625.74 ₱
(152.00 A$)
     +74.59 %
Rent Per Month
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 24,230.77 ₱
(654.68 A$)
63,804.57 ₱
(1,723.91 A$)
     +163.32 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 13,333.33 ₱
(360.25 A$)
46,096.11 ₱
(1,245.45 A$)
     +245.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 48,555.56 ₱
(1,311.91 A$)
103,439.03 ₱
(2,794.78 A$)
     +113.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,083.33 ₱
(758.77 A$)
72,156.29 ₱
(1,949.57 A$)
     +156.94 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 11,145.95 ₱
(301.15 A$)
25,368.12 ₱
(685.41 A$)
     +127.60 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,710.49 ₱
(127.27 A$)
17,115.84 ₱
(462.45 A$)
     +263.36 %
Salaries And Financing
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 16,571.43 ₱
(447.74 A$)
186,225.55 ₱
(5,031.56 A$)
     +1,023.77 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.67 3.39      -68.20 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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