Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 56.57% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 48.39% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Perth are 29.43% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 187.26% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Perth are 52.16% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 232.83% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.89 A$
(70.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(485.22 ฿)
     +593.18 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 32.97 A$
(800.00 ฿)
82.50 A$
(2,001.54 ฿)
     +150.19 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.22 A$
(199.50 ฿)
12.00 A$
(291.13 ฿)
     +45.93 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.99 A$
(72.50 ฿)
9.00 A$
(218.35 ฿)
     +201.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.77 A$
(140.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(218.35 ฿)
     +55.96 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.95 A$
(71.62 ฿)
4.63 A$
(112.23 ฿)
     +56.71 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.82 A$
(19.80 ฿)
3.10 A$
(75.26 ฿)
     +280.03 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.39 A$
(9.37 ฿)
3.12 A$
(75.74 ฿)
     +708.71 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.60 A$
(184.43 ฿)
6.18 A$
(150.05 ฿)
     -18.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.61 A$
(39.15 ฿)
2.37 A$
(57.39 ฿)
     +46.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.78 A$
(18.82 ฿)
1.27 A$
(30.73 ฿)
     +63.34 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.61 A$
(63.33 ฿)
4.96 A$
(120.29 ฿)
     +89.95 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.35 A$
(299.53 ฿)
5.01 A$
(121.52 ฿)
     -59.43 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.52 A$
(36.85 ฿)
4.71 A$
(114.18 ฿)
     +209.90 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.75 A$
(139.60 ฿)
7.61 A$
(184.54 ฿)
     +32.19 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.02 A$
(49.03 ฿)
2.22 A$
(53.87 ฿)
     +9.87 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.97 A$
(23.62 ฿)
1.61 A$
(39.02 ฿)
     +65.23 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.28 A$
(31.01 ฿)
1.72 A$
(41.76 ฿)
     +34.66 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 A$
(21.79 ฿)
2.13 A$
(51.59 ฿)
     +136.73 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.80 A$
(19.48 ฿)
1.34 A$
(32.61 ฿)
     +67.39 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.75 A$
(18.31 ฿)
0.79 A$
(19.12 ฿)
     +4.38 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.56 A$
(37.73 ฿)
2.17 A$
(52.68 ฿)
     +39.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 A$
(16.12 ฿)
2.33 A$
(56.53 ฿)
     +250.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 26.79 A$
(650.00 ฿)
14.50 A$
(351.79 ฿)
     -45.88 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.51 A$
(60.81 ฿)
5.07 A$
(123.12 ฿)
     +102.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.31 A$
(104.56 ฿)
5.39 A$
(130.73 ฿)
     +25.03 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.98 A$
(145.00 ฿)
38.00 A$
(921.92 ฿)
     +535.81 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.53 A$
(37.00 ฿)
4.00 A$
(97.04 ฿)
     +162.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 53.58 A$
(1,300.00 ฿)
147.50 A$
(3,578.52 ฿)
     +175.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.44 A$
(35.00 ฿)
5.20 A$
(126.16 ฿)
     +260.45 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.59 A$
(62.76 ฿)
2.77 A$
(67.16 ฿)
     +7.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.77 A$
(140.00 ฿)
49.00 A$
(1,188.80 ฿)
     +749.14 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.31 A$
(104.54 ฿)
4.84 A$
(117.43 ฿)
     +12.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 74,192.75 A$
(1,800,000.00 ฿)
27,999.00 A$
(679,287.38 ฿)
     -62.26 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,751.64 A$
(891,636.36 ฿)
26,863.30 A$
(651,734.12 ฿)
     -26.91 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 116.21 A$
(2,819.41 ฿)
227.10 A$
(5,509.73 ฿)
     +95.42 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 A$
(1.85 ฿)
0.71 A$
(17.16 ฿)
     +826.52 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.62 A$
(573.12 ฿)
76.48 A$
(1,855.53 ฿)
     +223.76 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 85.05 A$
(2,063.41 ฿)
67.05 A$
(1,626.62 ฿)
     -21.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.80 A$
(286.36 ฿)
18.38 A$
(446.03 ฿)
     +55.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.07 A$
(220.00 ฿)
19.50 A$
(473.09 ฿)
     +115.04 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 445.21 A$
(10,801.28 ฿)
1,294.21 A$
(31,399.07 ฿)
     +190.70 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,396.90 A$
(543,374.19 ฿)
12,962.50 A$
(314,484.90 ฿)
     -42.12 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 74.37 A$
(1,804.21 ฿)
94.73 A$
(2,298.19 ฿)
     +27.38 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.25 A$
(1,097.82 ฿)
63.08 A$
(1,530.46 ฿)
     +39.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 124.43 A$
(3,018.75 ฿)
133.16 A$
(3,230.64 ฿)
     +7.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 110.48 A$
(2,680.30 ฿)
135.29 A$
(3,282.18 ฿)
     +22.46 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 773.63 A$
(18,769.23 ฿)
1,504.41 A$
(36,498.73 ฿)
     +94.46 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 375.34 A$
(9,106.06 ฿)
1,095.71 A$
(26,583.27 ฿)
     +191.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,831.84 A$
(68,703.70 ฿)
2,462.42 A$
(59,741.12 ฿)
     -13.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,197.50 A$
(29,052.63 ฿)
1,623.75 A$
(39,394.01 ฿)
     +35.60 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 656.60 A$
(15,929.84 ฿)
635.51 A$
(15,418.18 ฿)
     -3.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 301.59 A$
(7,316.85 ฿)
446.73 A$
(10,838.07 ฿)
     +48.12 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 984.58 A$
(23,886.92 ฿)
4,862.56 A$
(117,971.24 ฿)
     +393.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.34 3.44      -35.53 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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