Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 56.01% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 54.00% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Perth are 49.28% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 202.93% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Perth are 57.16% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 373.06% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.98 A$
(75.00 ฿)
23.00 A$
(578.79 ฿)
     +671.72 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 39.74 A$
(1,000.00 ฿)
100.00 A$
(2,516.47 ฿)
     +151.65 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.63 A$
(192.00 ฿)
13.00 A$
(327.14 ฿)
     +70.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.18 A$
(80.00 ฿)
10.00 A$
(251.65 ฿)
     +214.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.96 A$
(150.00 ฿)
10.00 A$
(251.65 ฿)
     +67.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.66 A$
(66.89 ฿)
4.84 A$
(121.72 ฿)
     +81.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.69 A$
(17.28 ฿)
3.52 A$
(88.65 ฿)
     +413.04 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.35 A$
(8.79 ฿)
3.32 A$
(83.56 ฿)
     +850.34 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.75 A$
(220.24 ฿)
8.49 A$
(213.63 ฿)
     -3.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.60 A$
(65.48 ฿)
2.57 A$
(64.67 ฿)
     -1.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.85 A$
(21.44 ฿)
1.17 A$
(29.42 ฿)
     +37.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.62 A$
(66.00 ฿)
6.05 A$
(152.15 ฿)
     +130.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.75 A$
(245.41 ฿)
4.86 A$
(122.42 ฿)
     -50.11 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.00 A$
(50.43 ฿)
5.72 A$
(143.93 ฿)
     +185.40 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.34 A$
(184.66 ฿)
8.55 A$
(215.28 ฿)
     +16.58 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.80 A$
(45.19 ฿)
2.21 A$
(55.74 ฿)
     +23.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.98 A$
(24.56 ฿)
1.69 A$
(42.58 ฿)
     +73.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.15 A$
(28.94 ฿)
1.72 A$
(43.38 ฿)
     +49.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.94 A$
(23.57 ฿)
2.44 A$
(61.31 ฿)
     +160.10 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.92 A$
(23.03 ฿)
1.31 A$
(32.85 ฿)
     +42.61 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.76 A$
(19.14 ฿)
0.90 A$
(22.73 ฿)
     +18.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.67 A$
(41.96 ฿)
2.53 A$
(63.74 ฿)
     +51.89 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 A$
(16.49 ฿)
2.25 A$
(56.62 ฿)
     +243.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 27.82 A$
(700.00 ฿)
17.50 A$
(440.38 ฿)
     -37.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.24 A$
(56.35 ฿)
6.57 A$
(165.36 ฿)
     +193.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.05 A$
(101.96 ฿)
6.94 A$
(174.55 ฿)
     +71.19 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.96 A$
(150.00 ฿)
40.00 A$
(1,006.59 ฿)
     +571.06 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 A$
(44.00 ฿)
4.50 A$
(113.24 ฿)
     +157.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 51.66 A$
(1,300.00 ฿)
130.43 A$
(3,282.36 ฿)
     +152.49 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.39 A$
(35.00 ฿)
5.80 A$
(145.96 ฿)
     +317.02 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.88 A$
(72.42 ฿)
2.77 A$
(69.66 ฿)
     -3.81 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7.15 A$
(180.00 ฿)
50.00 A$
(1,258.24 ฿)
     +599.02 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.46 A$
(162.52 ฿)
7.53 A$
(189.45 ฿)
     +16.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 79,476.33 A$
(2,000,000.00 ฿)
31,395.00 A$
(790,046.53 ฿)
     -60.50 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,175.05 A$
(935,499.94 ฿)
28,803.60 A$
(724,834.66 ฿)
     -22.52 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 116.30 A$
(2,926.55 ฿)
207.23 A$
(5,214.80 ฿)
     +78.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.05 A$
(1.38 ฿)
0.61 A$
(15.28 ฿)
     +1,005.88 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 21.71 A$
(546.42 ฿)
78.04 A$
(1,963.90 ฿)
     +259.41 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 80.34 A$
(2,021.63 ฿)
68.09 A$
(1,713.55 ฿)
     -15.24 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.43 A$
(338.00 ฿)
13.90 A$
(349.79 ฿)
     +3.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.13 A$
(255.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(503.29 ฿)
     +97.37 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 654.15 A$
(16,461.54 ฿)
1,699.77 A$
(42,774.21 ฿)
     +159.84 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,657.30 A$
(545,000.00 ฿)
16,687.50 A$
(419,936.34 ฿)
     -22.95 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.01 A$
(1,963.09 ฿)
93.71 A$
(2,358.29 ฿)
     +20.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.75 A$
(1,277.22 ฿)
62.11 A$
(1,562.86 ฿)
     +22.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 118.10 A$
(2,971.88 ฿)
136.33 A$
(3,430.79 ฿)
     +15.44 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 128.91 A$
(3,243.96 ฿)
153.00 A$
(3,850.20 ฿)
     +18.69 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 763.34 A$
(19,209.21 ฿)
1,777.06 A$
(44,719.29 ฿)
     +132.80 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 386.64 A$
(9,729.73 ฿)
1,376.67 A$
(34,643.44 ฿)
     +256.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,901.47 A$
(73,014.67 ฿)
2,982.86 A$
(75,062.78 ฿)
     +2.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,285.32 A$
(32,344.83 ฿)
2,050.00 A$
(51,587.69 ฿)
     +59.49 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 685.44 A$
(17,248.85 ฿)
543.99 A$
(13,689.47 ฿)
     -20.64 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 328.89 A$
(8,276.38 ฿)
402.96 A$
(10,140.47 ฿)
     +22.52 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 849.33 A$
(21,373.20 ฿)
6,187.36 A$
(155,703.30 ฿)
     +628.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.50 3.48      -36.85 %
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