Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 47.50% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Rent Prices in Perth are 25.24% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 181.68% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Perth are 36.68% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 235.53% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.15 A$
(70.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(444.08 ฿)
     +534.40 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.83 A$
(817.69 ฿)
92.00 A$
(2,042.76 ฿)
     +149.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.11 A$
(180.00 ฿)
12.00 A$
(266.45 ฿)
     +48.03 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.93 A$
(65.00 ฿)
9.50 A$
(210.94 ฿)
     +224.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.63 A$
(125.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(199.83 ฿)
     +59.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.04 A$
(67.57 ฿)
4.62 A$
(102.66 ฿)
     +51.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.77 A$
(17.04 ฿)
3.09 A$
(68.59 ฿)
     +302.43 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.39 A$
(8.63 ฿)
2.81 A$
(62.41 ฿)
     +622.92 %
Markets
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.68 A$
(192.64 ฿)
6.86 A$
(152.37 ฿)
     -20.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(36.07 ฿)
2.63 A$
(58.38 ฿)
     +61.85 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.84 A$
(18.72 ฿)
1.39 A$
(30.90 ฿)
     +65.07 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.43 A$
(53.99 ฿)
5.07 A$
(112.67 ฿)
     +108.70 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.97 A$
(310.14 ฿)
4.69 A$
(104.19 ฿)
     -66.40 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(37.79 ฿)
4.87 A$
(108.08 ฿)
     +186.01 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.03 A$
(133.99 ฿)
7.17 A$
(159.13 ฿)
     +18.76 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.86 A$
(41.33 ฿)
1.84 A$
(40.90 ฿)
     -1.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 A$
(17.73 ฿)
1.49 A$
(33.08 ฿)
     +86.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.39 A$
(30.84 ฿)
1.57 A$
(34.87 ฿)
     +13.05 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.99 A$
(21.90 ฿)
2.04 A$
(45.40 ฿)
     +107.36 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.91 A$
(20.21 ฿)
1.38 A$
(30.71 ฿)
     +51.94 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.88 A$
(19.63 ฿)
0.94 A$
(20.77 ฿)
     +5.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.58 A$
(35.00 ฿)
2.20 A$
(48.75 ฿)
     +39.30 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 A$
(15.97 ฿)
2.52 A$
(55.93 ฿)
     +250.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 31.53 A$
(700.00 ฿)
15.00 A$
(333.06 ฿)
     -52.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.60 A$
(57.73 ฿)
5.11 A$
(113.36 ฿)
     +96.34 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.84 A$
(129.70 ฿)
5.50 A$
(122.23 ฿)
     -5.76 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.76 A$
(150.00 ฿)
35.50 A$
(788.24 ฿)
     +425.49 %
Transportation
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.49 A$
(33.00 ฿)
4.50 A$
(99.92 ฿)
     +202.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 58.55 A$
(1,300.00 ฿)
170.43 A$
(3,784.31 ฿)
     +191.10 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.58 A$
(35.00 ฿)
5.40 A$
(119.90 ฿)
     +242.57 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.54 A$
(56.33 ฿)
2.77 A$
(61.46 ฿)
     +9.12 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.40 A$
(120.00 ฿)
49.00 A$
(1,087.99 ฿)
     +806.66 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 A$
(105.68 ฿)
5.08 A$
(112.84 ฿)
     +6.78 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 67,555.76 A$
(1,500,000.00 ฿)
26,750.00 A$
(593,953.83 ฿)
     -60.40 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,736.06 A$
(860,090.91 ฿)
26,096.55 A$
(579,444.60 ฿)
     -32.63 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 131.27 A$
(2,914.69 ฿)
220.83 A$
(4,903.18 ฿)
     +68.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 A$
(1.84 ฿)
0.63 A$
(14.06 ฿)
     +664.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.01 A$
(666.29 ฿)
71.69 A$
(1,591.79 ฿)
     +138.90 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 88.74 A$
(1,970.42 ฿)
63.82 A$
(1,417.03 ฿)
     -28.08 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.11 A$
(291.20 ฿)
19.79 A$
(439.40 ฿)
     +50.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.81 A$
(240.00 ฿)
18.00 A$
(399.67 ฿)
     +66.53 %
Childcare
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 405.33 A$
(9,000.00 ฿)
1,734.43 A$
(38,511.07 ฿)
     +327.90 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,420.71 A$
(497,826.80 ฿)
18,018.18 A$
(400,073.57 ฿)
     -19.64 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.49 A$
(1,720.69 ฿)
98.04 A$
(2,176.83 ฿)
     +26.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.76 A$
(1,171.56 ฿)
63.07 A$
(1,400.32 ฿)
     +19.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 131.36 A$
(2,916.67 ฿)
131.75 A$
(2,925.36 ฿)
     +0.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 125.10 A$
(2,777.60 ฿)
146.10 A$
(3,243.92 ฿)
     +16.79 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 949.80 A$
(21,089.29 ฿)
1,459.58 A$
(32,408.42 ฿)
     +53.67 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 456.23 A$
(10,130.00 ฿)
1,046.67 A$
(23,240.06 ฿)
     +129.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,600.04 A$
(57,730.90 ฿)
2,439.88 A$
(54,174.81 ฿)
     -6.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,178.23 A$
(26,161.29 ฿)
1,550.19 A$
(34,420.13 ฿)
     +31.57 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 732.90 A$
(16,273.28 ฿)
649.53 A$
(14,422.12 ฿)
     -11.38 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 329.49 A$
(7,316.05 ฿)
451.23 A$
(10,018.98 ฿)
     +36.95 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 972.93 A$
(21,602.89 ฿)
4,603.19 A$
(102,208.74 ฿)
     +373.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.05 4.03      -20.15 %
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