Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 64.19% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 54.49% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Perth are 32.40% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 208.61% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Perth are 56.60% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 181.85% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.88 A$
(70.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(486.74 ฿)
     +595.34 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 32.87 A$
(800.00 ฿)
92.00 A$
(2,239.00 ฿)
     +179.88 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.58 A$
(184.50 ฿)
12.25 A$
(298.13 ฿)
     +61.59 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.77 A$
(67.50 ฿)
9.50 A$
(231.20 ฿)
     +242.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.34 A$
(130.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(219.03 ฿)
     +68.49 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.87 A$
(69.79 ฿)
4.66 A$
(113.52 ฿)
     +62.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.75 A$
(18.23 ฿)
3.06 A$
(74.52 ฿)
     +308.77 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.37 A$
(8.98 ฿)
3.03 A$
(73.82 ฿)
     +722.28 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.07 A$
(196.45 ฿)
6.25 A$
(152.17 ฿)
     -22.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.58 A$
(38.35 ฿)
2.47 A$
(60.21 ฿)
     +56.98 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.75 A$
(18.29 ฿)
1.34 A$
(32.72 ฿)
     +78.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.41 A$
(58.63 ฿)
4.77 A$
(116.00 ฿)
     +97.85 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.63 A$
(282.98 ฿)
4.97 A$
(120.84 ฿)
     -57.30 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.47 A$
(35.73 ฿)
4.72 A$
(114.93 ฿)
     +221.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.58 A$
(135.78 ฿)
7.81 A$
(189.96 ฿)
     +39.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.91 A$
(46.38 ฿)
2.09 A$
(50.81 ฿)
     +9.54 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 A$
(19.13 ฿)
1.52 A$
(36.88 ฿)
     +92.80 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.29 A$
(31.46 ฿)
1.62 A$
(39.51 ฿)
     +25.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.91 A$
(22.21 ฿)
2.05 A$
(49.93 ฿)
     +124.84 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.88 A$
(21.43 ฿)
1.37 A$
(33.37 ฿)
     +55.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 A$
(19.71 ฿)
0.81 A$
(19.67 ฿)
     -0.23 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.27 A$
(30.88 ฿)
2.15 A$
(52.38 ฿)
     +69.61 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.63 A$
(15.40 ฿)
2.39 A$
(58.11 ฿)
     +277.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 28.25 A$
(687.50 ฿)
15.00 A$
(365.05 ฿)
     -46.90 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.44 A$
(59.30 ฿)
4.80 A$
(116.87 ฿)
     +97.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.12 A$
(100.31 ฿)
5.23 A$
(127.36 ฿)
     +26.97 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.16 A$
(150.00 ฿)
39.00 A$
(949.14 ฿)
     +532.76 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 A$
(36.50 ฿)
4.00 A$
(97.35 ฿)
     +166.71 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 53.42 A$
(1,300.00 ฿)
140.00 A$
(3,407.18 ฿)
     +162.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.44 A$
(35.00 ฿)
5.00 A$
(121.68 ฿)
     +247.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.45 A$
(59.55 ฿)
2.77 A$
(67.37 ฿)
     +13.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.93 A$
(120.00 ฿)
49.00 A$
(1,192.51 ฿)
     +893.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.12 A$
(100.25 ฿)
4.61 A$
(112.22 ฿)
     +11.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 63,689.11 A$
(1,550,000.00 ฿)
28,000.00 A$
(681,435.19 ฿)
     -56.04 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,865.99 A$
(872,869.57 ฿)
26,548.00 A$
(646,097.90 ฿)
     -25.98 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 119.76 A$
(2,914.51 ฿)
225.89 A$
(5,497.53 ฿)
     +88.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 A$
(1.85 ฿)
0.71 A$
(17.21 ฿)
     +828.69 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 25.30 A$
(615.80 ฿)
76.42 A$
(1,859.91 ฿)
     +202.03 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 84.62 A$
(2,059.40 ฿)
67.97 A$
(1,654.28 ฿)
     -19.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.15 A$
(271.43 ฿)
17.88 A$
(435.20 ฿)
     +60.34 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.04 A$
(220.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(486.74 ฿)
     +121.25 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 450.07 A$
(10,953.33 ฿)
1,451.79 A$
(35,332.21 ฿)
     +222.57 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,943.00 A$
(509,689.14 ฿)
14,920.00 A$
(363,107.61 ฿)
     -28.76 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.07 A$
(1,729.69 ฿)
96.80 A$
(2,355.82 ฿)
     +36.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.30 A$
(1,151.19 ฿)
61.77 A$
(1,503.36 ฿)
     +30.59 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 123.60 A$
(3,008.00 ฿)
135.73 A$
(3,303.19 ฿)
     +9.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 107.44 A$
(2,614.67 ฿)
142.11 A$
(3,458.46 ฿)
     +32.27 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 777.37 A$
(18,918.92 ฿)
1,500.13 A$
(36,508.72 ฿)
     +92.97 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 400.96 A$
(9,758.06 ฿)
1,088.95 A$
(26,501.68 ฿)
     +171.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,690.56 A$
(65,480.00 ฿)
2,454.85 A$
(59,743.61 ฿)
     -8.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,177.91 A$
(28,666.67 ฿)
1,626.20 A$
(39,576.78 ฿)
     +38.06 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 657.66 A$
(16,005.42 ฿)
615.13 A$
(14,970.38 ฿)
     -6.47 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 296.64 A$
(7,219.28 ฿)
464.45 A$
(11,303.29 ฿)
     +56.57 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,088.98 A$
(26,502.40 ฿)
4,741.83 A$
(115,401.74 ฿)
     +335.44 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.01 3.53      -29.52 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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