Cost of Living Comparison Between Cebu and Brisbane 

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Consumer Prices in Brisbane are 99.22% higher than in Cebu (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Brisbane are 114.75% higher than in Cebu
Rent Prices in Brisbane are 165.44% higher than in Cebu
Restaurant Prices in Brisbane are 231.53% higher than in Cebu
Groceries Prices in Brisbane are 90.98% higher than in Cebu
Local Purchasing Power in Brisbane is 385.71% higher than in Cebu
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Restaurants
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 180.00 ₱
(4.87 A$)
738.62 ₱
(20.00 A$)
     +310.34 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ₱
(27.08 A$)
3,693.08 ₱
(100.00 A$)
     +269.31 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 182.50 ₱
(4.94 A$)
516.11 ₱
(13.97 A$)
     +182.80 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ₱
(1.90 A$)
295.45 ₱
(8.00 A$)
     +322.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.00 ₱
(2.71 A$)
369.31 ₱
(10.00 A$)
     +269.31 %
Cappuccino (regular) 125.77 ₱
(3.41 A$)
166.77 ₱
(4.52 A$)
     +32.60 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 38.46 ₱
(1.04 A$)
131.66 ₱
(3.56 A$)
     +242.31 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 26.43 ₱
(0.72 A$)
103.09 ₱
(2.79 A$)
     +290.07 %
Markets
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 337.72 ₱
(9.14 A$)
238.18 ₱
(6.45 A$)
     -29.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 59.42 ₱
(1.61 A$)
86.52 ₱
(2.34 A$)
     +45.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 24.11 ₱
(0.65 A$)
48.77 ₱
(1.32 A$)
     +102.33 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 89.43 ₱
(2.42 A$)
178.92 ₱
(4.84 A$)
     +100.08 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 172.37 ₱
(4.67 A$)
168.97 ₱
(4.58 A$)
     -1.97 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 97.18 ₱
(2.63 A$)
187.71 ₱
(5.08 A$)
     +93.16 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 193.48 ₱
(5.24 A$)
327.02 ₱
(8.85 A$)
     +69.02 %
Apples (1 lb) 60.48 ₱
(1.64 A$)
78.79 ₱
(2.13 A$)
     +30.28 %
Banana (1 lb) 39.12 ₱
(1.06 A$)
59.83 ₱
(1.62 A$)
     +52.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 54.43 ₱
(1.47 A$)
66.13 ₱
(1.79 A$)
     +21.49 %
Tomato (1 lb) 39.69 ₱
(1.07 A$)
82.06 ₱
(2.22 A$)
     +106.75 %
Potato (1 lb) 45.96 ₱
(1.24 A$)
56.04 ₱
(1.52 A$)
     +21.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 51.79 ₱
(1.40 A$)
42.86 ₱
(1.16 A$)
     -17.24 %
Lettuce (1 head) 66.00 ₱
(1.79 A$)
100.75 ₱
(2.73 A$)
     +52.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 28.75 ₱
(0.78 A$)
72.93 ₱
(1.97 A$)
     +153.65 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 365.00 ₱
(9.88 A$)
664.75 ₱
(18.00 A$)
     +82.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.93 ₱
(1.60 A$)
209.04 ₱
(5.66 A$)
     +254.70 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 112.50 ₱
(3.05 A$)
264.32 ₱
(7.16 A$)
     +134.95 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 105.00 ₱
(2.84 A$)
1,292.58 ₱
(35.00 A$)
     +1,131.03 %
Transportation
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 ₱
(0.27 A$)
147.72 ₱
(4.00 A$)
     +1,377.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 388.31 ₱
(10.51 A$)
5,880.83 ₱
(159.24 A$)
     +1,414.47 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 ₱
(1.08 A$)
156.96 ₱
(4.25 A$)
     +292.39 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 21.73 ₱
(0.59 A$)
128.97 ₱
(3.49 A$)
     +493.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ₱
(3.25 A$)
1,817.00 ₱
(49.20 A$)
     +1,414.16 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 194.48 ₱
(5.27 A$)
193.75 ₱
(5.25 A$)
     -0.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,350,000.00 ₱
(36,554.84 A$)
1,034,062.80 ₱
(28,000.00 A$)
     -23.40 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 925,750.00 ₱
(25,067.14 A$)
886,241.53 ₱
(23,997.35 A$)
     -4.27 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 4,944.18 ₱
(133.88 A$)
6,993.11 ₱
(189.36 A$)
     +41.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 7.62 ₱
(0.21 A$)
15.33 ₱
(0.42 A$)
     +101.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,343.44 ₱
(63.45 A$)
2,989.92 ₱
(80.96 A$)
     +27.59 %
Sports And Leisure
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,918.18 ₱
(51.94 A$)
2,422.15 ₱
(65.59 A$)
     +26.27 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 450.00 ₱
(12.18 A$)
714.72 ₱
(19.35 A$)
     +58.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 280.00 ₱
(7.58 A$)
553.96 ₱
(15.00 A$)
     +97.84 %
Childcare
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,375.00 ₱
(118.46 A$)
66,321.59 ₱
(1,795.83 A$)
     +1,415.92 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 285,000.00 ₱
(7,717.13 A$)
497,642.72 ₱
(13,475.00 A$)
     +74.61 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,323.08 ₱
(62.90 A$)
3,784.09 ₱
(102.46 A$)
     +62.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,175.18 ₱
(31.82 A$)
2,267.76 ₱
(61.41 A$)
     +92.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,800.00 ₱
(102.90 A$)
4,948.73 ₱
(134.00 A$)
     +30.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,937.50 ₱
(79.54 A$)
5,665.70 ₱
(153.41 A$)
     +92.87 %
Rent Per Month
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 22,499.18 ₱
(609.23 A$)
61,639.29 ₱
(1,669.05 A$)
     +173.96 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 13,505.60 ₱
(365.70 A$)
45,512.83 ₱
(1,232.38 A$)
     +236.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 44,333.33 ₱
(1,200.44 A$)
103,760.82 ₱
(2,809.60 A$)
     +134.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 26,302.41 ₱
(712.21 A$)
71,578.63 ₱
(1,938.18 A$)
     +172.14 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 11,145.95 ₱
(301.81 A$)
24,223.70 ₱
(655.92 A$)
     +117.33 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,710.49 ₱
(127.55 A$)
15,553.67 ₱
(421.16 A$)
     +230.19 %
Salaries And Financing
Cebu Edit Brisbane Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 17,105.30 ₱
(463.17 A$)
178,418.36 ₱
(4,831.15 A$)
     +943.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.67 3.50      -63.83 %
Last update: April 2021April 2021
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