Cost of Living Comparison Between Cebu and Brisbane 

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Consumer Prices in Brisbane are 88.9% higher than in Cebu (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Brisbane are 133.9% higher than in Cebu
Rent Prices in Brisbane are 343.9% higher than in Cebu
Restaurant Prices in Brisbane are 229.6% higher than in Cebu
Groceries Prices in Brisbane are 70.4% higher than in Cebu
Local Purchasing Power in Brisbane is 289.6% higher than in Cebu
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Restaurants
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 200.00 ₱
(5.43 A$)
773.55 ₱
(21.00 A$)
     +286.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,100.00 ₱
(29.86 A$)
4,420.28 ₱
(120.00 A$)
     +301.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ₱
(5.43 A$)
552.54 ₱
(15.00 A$)
     +176.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 82.50 ₱
(2.24 A$)
442.03 ₱
(12.00 A$)
     +435.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 170.00 ₱
(4.62 A$)
442.03 ₱
(12.00 A$)
     +160.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 149.91 ₱
(4.07 A$)
194.53 ₱
(5.28 A$)
     +29.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 42.14 ₱
(1.14 A$)
157.46 ₱
(4.27 A$)
     +273.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 31.12 ₱
(0.84 A$)
127.04 ₱
(3.45 A$)
     +308.2 %
Markets
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 393.45 ₱
(10.68 A$)
287.96 ₱
(7.82 A$)
     -26.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 66.34 ₱
(1.80 A$)
114.47 ₱
(3.11 A$)
     +72.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 25.17 ₱
(0.68 A$)
57.72 ₱
(1.57 A$)
     +129.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 118.67 ₱
(3.22 A$)
210.20 ₱
(5.71 A$)
     +77.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 244.94 ₱
(6.65 A$)
232.47 ₱
(6.31 A$)
     -5.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 133.70 ₱
(3.63 A$)
205.95 ₱
(5.59 A$)
     +54.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 189.56 ₱
(5.15 A$)
380.11 ₱
(10.32 A$)
     +100.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 86.94 ₱
(2.36 A$)
76.60 ₱
(2.08 A$)
     -11.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 33.50 ₱
(0.91 A$)
66.87 ₱
(1.82 A$)
     +99.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 113.04 ₱
(3.07 A$)
86.30 ₱
(2.34 A$)
     -23.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 50.18 ₱
(1.36 A$)
90.54 ₱
(2.46 A$)
     +80.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 54.43 ₱
(1.48 A$)
60.95 ₱
(1.65 A$)
     +12.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 98.66 ₱
(2.68 A$)
53.70 ₱
(1.46 A$)
     -45.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 60.00 ₱
(1.63 A$)
109.90 ₱
(2.98 A$)
     +83.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 40.86 ₱
(1.11 A$)
92.88 ₱
(2.52 A$)
     +127.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 ₱
(10.86 A$)
736.71 ₱
(20.00 A$)
     +84.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 69.26 ₱
(1.88 A$)
304.58 ₱
(8.27 A$)
     +339.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 133.33 ₱
(3.62 A$)
312.39 ₱
(8.48 A$)
     +134.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ₱
(4.07 A$)
1,473.43 ₱
(40.00 A$)
     +882.3 %
Transportation
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 14.00 ₱
(0.38 A$)
159.87 ₱
(4.34 A$)
     +1,041.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 850.00 ₱
(23.08 A$)
8,103.85 ₱
(220.00 A$)
     +853.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 42.00 ₱
(1.14 A$)
128.92 ₱
(3.50 A$)
     +207.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 23.34 ₱
(0.63 A$)
135.75 ₱
(3.69 A$)
     +481.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 150.00 ₱
(4.07 A$)
2,000.18 ₱
(54.30 A$)
     +1,233.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 260.28 ₱
(7.07 A$)
276.01 ₱
(7.49 A$)
     +6.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,700,000.00 ₱
(46,150.91 A$)
1,528,680.70 ₱
(41,500.00 A$)
     -10.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,058,500.00 ₱
(28,735.73 A$)
1,162,733.58 ₱
(31,565.42 A$)
     +9.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 6,339.29 ₱
(172.10 A$)
11,425.49 ₱
(310.17 A$)
     +80.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 2,166.00 ₱
(58.80 A$)
1,350.17 ₱
(36.65 A$)
     -37.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,962.12 ₱
(53.27 A$)
2,907.19 ₱
(78.92 A$)
     +48.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,560.00 ₱
(42.35 A$)
2,961.24 ₱
(80.39 A$)
     +89.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 316.67 ₱
(8.60 A$)
1,017.59 ₱
(27.62 A$)
     +221.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 265.00 ₱
(7.19 A$)
736.71 ₱
(20.00 A$)
     +178.0 %
Childcare
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 12,541.67 ₱
(340.48 A$)
88,736.21 ₱
(2,408.97 A$)
     +607.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 212,500.00 ₱
(5,768.86 A$)
498,632.32 ₱
(13,536.67 A$)
     +134.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,542.86 ₱
(69.03 A$)
4,964.95 ₱
(134.79 A$)
     +95.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,366.67 ₱
(37.10 A$)
2,821.18 ₱
(76.59 A$)
     +106.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,000.00 ₱
(108.59 A$)
7,142.03 ₱
(193.89 A$)
     +78.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,583.33 ₱
(97.28 A$)
6,298.90 ₱
(171.00 A$)
     +75.8 %
Rent Per Month
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 27,857.14 ₱
(756.25 A$)
93,389.70 ₱
(2,535.31 A$)
     +235.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 13,000.00 ₱
(352.92 A$)
80,529.15 ₱
(2,186.17 A$)
     +519.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 32,000.00 ₱
(868.72 A$)
147,738.16 ₱
(4,010.74 A$)
     +361.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 22,000.00 ₱
(597.25 A$)
99,438.48 ₱
(2,699.52 A$)
     +352.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,339.61 ₱
(497.88 A$)
47,569.58 ₱
(1,291.40 A$)
     +159.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,537.57 ₱
(177.48 A$)
34,426.51 ₱
(934.60 A$)
     +426.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,121.38 ₱
(600.54 A$)
201,607.62 ₱
(5,473.16 A$)
     +811.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.67 6.33      -17.5 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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