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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Melbourne Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Melbourne are 53.43% higher than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Melbourne are 58.33% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Melbourne are 69.42% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Melbourne are 175.96% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Melbourne are 32.81% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Melbourne is 178.19% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(2.36 A$)
381.16 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     +535.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ฿
(31.48 A$)
2,032.85 ฿
(80.00 A$)
     +154.11 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 165.00 ฿
(6.49 A$)
254.11 ฿
(10.00 A$)
     +54.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(2.75 A$)
203.28 ฿
(8.00 A$)
     +190.41 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 130.00 ฿
(5.12 A$)
223.61 ฿
(8.80 A$)
     +72.01 %
Cappuccino (regular) 71.95 ฿
(2.83 A$)
101.12 ฿
(3.98 A$)
     +40.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 18.12 ฿
(0.71 A$)
81.22 ฿
(3.20 A$)
     +348.27 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.88 ฿
(0.39 A$)
67.60 ฿
(2.66 A$)
     +584.15 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 199.50 ฿
(7.85 A$)
127.68 ฿
(5.02 A$)
     -36.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 38.67 ฿
(1.52 A$)
60.21 ฿
(2.37 A$)
     +55.72 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.22 ฿
(0.76 A$)
32.13 ฿
(1.26 A$)
     +67.16 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 59.19 ฿
(2.33 A$)
111.01 ฿
(4.37 A$)
     +87.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 293.93 ฿
(11.57 A$)
119.53 ฿
(4.70 A$)
     -59.33 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 53.43 ฿
(2.10 A$)
112.07 ฿
(4.41 A$)
     +109.74 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 175.29 ฿
(6.90 A$)
178.44 ฿
(7.02 A$)
     +1.80 %
Apples (1 lb) 43.91 ฿
(1.73 A$)
46.00 ฿
(1.81 A$)
     +4.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 25.60 ฿
(1.01 A$)
35.24 ฿
(1.39 A$)
     +37.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 34.99 ฿
(1.38 A$)
40.55 ฿
(1.60 A$)
     +15.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.33 ฿
(0.76 A$)
59.58 ฿
(2.34 A$)
     +208.14 %
Potato (1 lb) 27.35 ฿
(1.08 A$)
39.52 ฿
(1.56 A$)
     +44.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.52 ฿
(0.81 A$)
30.29 ฿
(1.19 A$)
     +47.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 40.67 ฿
(1.60 A$)
66.35 ฿
(2.61 A$)
     +63.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.91 ฿
(0.67 A$)
47.93 ฿
(1.89 A$)
     +183.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(27.55 A$)
381.16 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     -45.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 56.88 ฿
(2.24 A$)
139.76 ฿
(5.50 A$)
     +145.73 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 148.66 ฿
(5.85 A$)
161.43 ฿
(6.35 A$)
     +8.59 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 125.00 ฿
(4.92 A$)
673.38 ฿
(26.50 A$)
     +438.70 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 37.00 ฿
(1.46 A$)
104.18 ฿
(4.10 A$)
     +181.58 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,040.00 ฿
(40.93 A$)
3,684.79 ฿
(145.01 A$)
     +254.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(1.38 A$)
110.54 ฿
(4.35 A$)
     +215.82 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(0.38 A$)
79.74 ฿
(3.14 A$)
     +725.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(4.72 A$)
869.04 ฿
(34.20 A$)
     +624.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 108.41 ฿
(4.27 A$)
129.06 ฿
(5.08 A$)
     +19.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 859,500.00 ฿
(33,824.45 A$)
635,265.31 ฿
(25,000.00 A$)
     -26.09 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 849,866.67 ฿
(33,445.34 A$)
601,354.24 ฿
(23,665.48 A$)
     -29.24 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,694.27 ฿
(106.03 A$)
5,493.48 ฿
(216.19 A$)
     +103.90 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.66 ฿
(0.07 A$)
4.96 ฿
(0.20 A$)
     +198.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 705.02 ฿
(27.75 A$)
1,833.87 ฿
(72.17 A$)
     +160.12 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,417.42 ฿
(95.13 A$)
1,635.94 ฿
(64.38 A$)
     -32.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 316.25 ฿
(12.45 A$)
506.62 ฿
(19.94 A$)
     +60.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿
(7.87 A$)
508.21 ฿
(20.00 A$)
     +154.11 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 12,031.10 ฿
(473.47 A$)
34,126.45 ฿
(1,343.00 A$)
     +183.65 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 493,500.00 ฿
(19,421.02 A$)
568,562.45 ฿
(22,375.00 A$)
     +15.21 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,992.43 ฿
(78.41 A$)
2,464.83 ฿
(97.00 A$)
     +23.71 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,214.92 ฿
(47.81 A$)
1,615.76 ฿
(63.59 A$)
     +32.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,229.64 ฿
(127.10 A$)
3,396.55 ฿
(133.67 A$)
     +5.17 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,019.61 ฿
(118.83 A$)
3,841.84 ฿
(151.19 A$)
     +27.23 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,203.70 ฿
(834.44 A$)
44,325.81 ฿
(1,744.38 A$)
     +109.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,289.25 ฿
(365.57 A$)
32,276.57 ฿
(1,270.20 A$)
     +247.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 63,307.69 ฿
(2,491.39 A$)
77,928.51 ฿
(3,066.77 A$)
     +23.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 26,959.64 ฿
(1,060.96 A$)
49,775.59 ฿
(1,958.85 A$)
     +84.63 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,724.86 ฿
(500.77 A$)
20,292.97 ฿
(798.60 A$)
     +59.47 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,322.52 ฿
(248.81 A$)
16,265.25 ฿
(640.10 A$)
     +157.26 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,695.20 ฿
(971.85 A$)
108,770.19 ฿
(4,280.50 A$)
     +340.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.16 4.38      -15.17 %
Last update: January 2018January 2018
Contributors:310375
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB