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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Melbourne Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Melbourne are 49.10% higher than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Melbourne are 54.10% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Melbourne are 65.54% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Melbourne are 174.09% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Melbourne are 28.75% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Melbourne is 174.54% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(2.41 A$)
373.02 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     +521.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 789.76 ฿
(31.76 A$)
1,989.42 ฿
(80.00 A$)
     +151.90 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 160.00 ฿
(6.43 A$)
248.68 ฿
(10.00 A$)
     +55.42 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 66.52 ฿
(2.67 A$)
198.94 ฿
(8.00 A$)
     +199.07 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 130.00 ฿
(5.23 A$)
211.38 ฿
(8.50 A$)
     +62.60 %
Cappuccino (regular) 72.05 ฿
(2.90 A$)
98.09 ฿
(3.94 A$)
     +36.15 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.67 ฿
(0.71 A$)
80.92 ฿
(3.25 A$)
     +357.95 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.09 ฿
(0.37 A$)
67.50 ฿
(2.71 A$)
     +642.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 194.08 ฿
(7.80 A$)
121.85 ฿
(4.90 A$)
     -37.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 36.72 ฿
(1.48 A$)
56.12 ฿
(2.26 A$)
     +52.84 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.48 ฿
(0.78 A$)
30.37 ฿
(1.22 A$)
     +55.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 60.13 ฿
(2.42 A$)
112.81 ฿
(4.54 A$)
     +87.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 309.58 ฿
(12.45 A$)
122.47 ฿
(4.92 A$)
     -60.44 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 53.68 ฿
(2.16 A$)
112.05 ฿
(4.51 A$)
     +108.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 176.00 ฿
(7.08 A$)
178.18 ฿
(7.17 A$)
     +1.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 44.78 ฿
(1.80 A$)
44.86 ฿
(1.80 A$)
     +0.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 25.82 ฿
(1.04 A$)
34.43 ฿
(1.38 A$)
     +33.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 35.59 ฿
(1.43 A$)
40.20 ฿
(1.62 A$)
     +12.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.77 ฿
(0.75 A$)
58.24 ฿
(2.34 A$)
     +210.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 26.76 ฿
(1.08 A$)
38.82 ฿
(1.56 A$)
     +45.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.38 ฿
(0.82 A$)
30.39 ฿
(1.22 A$)
     +49.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 41.33 ฿
(1.66 A$)
64.35 ฿
(2.59 A$)
     +55.69 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.03 ฿
(0.69 A$)
50.46 ฿
(2.03 A$)
     +196.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(28.15 A$)
373.02 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     -46.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 57.35 ฿
(2.31 A$)
138.55 ฿
(5.57 A$)
     +141.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 143.22 ฿
(5.76 A$)
155.72 ฿
(6.26 A$)
     +8.73 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 122.50 ฿
(4.93 A$)
621.70 ฿
(25.00 A$)
     +407.51 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 37.64 ฿
(1.51 A$)
101.96 ฿
(4.10 A$)
     +170.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(40.21 A$)
3,607.82 ฿
(145.08 A$)
     +260.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(1.41 A$)
104.44 ฿
(4.20 A$)
     +198.41 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(0.39 A$)
78.04 ฿
(3.14 A$)
     +708.20 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(4.83 A$)
850.48 ฿
(34.20 A$)
     +608.73 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 108.01 ฿
(4.34 A$)
124.25 ฿
(5.00 A$)
     +15.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 869,000.00 ฿
(34,944.78 A$)
621,695.17 ฿
(25,000.00 A$)
     -28.46 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 823,352.05 ฿
(33,109.15 A$)
581,949.72 ฿
(23,401.73 A$)
     -29.32 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,758.78 ฿
(110.94 A$)
5,182.12 ฿
(208.39 A$)
     +87.84 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.87 ฿
(0.08 A$)
4.59 ฿
(0.18 A$)
     +146.18 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 691.00 ฿
(27.79 A$)
1,788.72 ฿
(71.93 A$)
     +158.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,408.13 ฿
(96.84 A$)
1,640.16 ฿
(65.96 A$)
     -31.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 334.00 ฿
(13.43 A$)
492.69 ฿
(19.81 A$)
     +47.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿
(8.04 A$)
497.36 ฿
(20.00 A$)
     +148.68 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 12,577.94 ฿
(505.79 A$)
34,621.51 ฿
(1,392.22 A$)
     +175.26 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 501,111.11 ฿
(20,151.00 A$)
569,196.47 ฿
(22,888.89 A$)
     +13.59 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,045.33 ฿
(82.25 A$)
2,457.67 ฿
(98.83 A$)
     +20.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,195.12 ฿
(48.06 A$)
1,630.49 ฿
(65.57 A$)
     +36.43 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,283.13 ฿
(132.02 A$)
3,309.63 ฿
(133.09 A$)
     +0.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,975.96 ฿
(119.67 A$)
3,697.01 ฿
(148.67 A$)
     +24.23 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,061.58 ฿
(846.94 A$)
42,931.86 ฿
(1,726.40 A$)
     +103.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,309.73 ฿
(374.37 A$)
31,681.77 ฿
(1,274.01 A$)
     +240.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 62,277.63 ฿
(2,504.35 A$)
75,275.32 ฿
(3,027.02 A$)
     +20.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 27,525.45 ฿
(1,106.87 A$)
48,027.24 ฿
(1,931.30 A$)
     +74.48 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,702.79 ฿
(510.81 A$)
19,348.56 ฿
(778.06 A$)
     +52.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,125.74 ฿
(246.33 A$)
15,569.61 ฿
(626.09 A$)
     +154.17 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,840.21 ฿
(998.89 A$)
105,089.54 ฿
(4,225.93 A$)
     +323.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 5.47 4.40      -19.41 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:299385
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB