Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Perth 

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Cost of Living in Perth is 75.5% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Perth is 85.4% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Perth are 112.4% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 218.8% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Perth are 68.5% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 259.8% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4.09 A$
(100.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(489.38 ฿)
     +389.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 39.18 A$
(958.75 ฿)
140.00 A$
(3,425.69 ฿)
     +257.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.17 A$
(200.00 ฿)
15.50 A$
(379.27 ฿)
     +89.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.27 A$
(80.00 ฿)
11.00 A$
(269.16 ฿)
     +236.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.70 A$
(139.41 ฿)
11.00 A$
(269.16 ฿)
     +93.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.42 A$
(83.78 ฿)
5.26 A$
(128.67 ฿)
     +53.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.84 A$
(20.65 ฿)
3.71 A$
(90.78 ฿)
     +339.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.45 A$
(11.13 ฿)
3.22 A$
(78.69 ฿)
     +607.2 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.19 A$
(249.42 ฿)
9.30 A$
(227.67 ฿)
     -8.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.04 A$
(49.95 ฿)
3.21 A$
(78.54 ฿)
     +57.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.95 A$
(23.26 ฿)
1.41 A$
(34.49 ฿)
     +48.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.17 A$
(77.51 ฿)
6.46 A$
(158.07 ฿)
     +103.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.14 A$
(321.46 ฿)
6.99 A$
(171.04 ฿)
     -46.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.83 A$
(44.67 ฿)
6.09 A$
(149.11 ฿)
     +233.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.00 A$
(171.19 ฿)
9.49 A$
(232.22 ฿)
     +35.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.03 A$
(49.77 ฿)
2.31 A$
(56.46 ฿)
     +13.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.03 A$
(25.21 ฿)
1.79 A$
(43.83 ฿)
     +73.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.47 A$
(36.08 ฿)
2.16 A$
(52.80 ฿)
     +46.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.15 A$
(28.02 ฿)
2.65 A$
(64.92 ฿)
     +131.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.01 A$
(24.78 ฿)
1.58 A$
(38.64 ฿)
     +55.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.89 A$
(21.76 ฿)
1.27 A$
(31.08 ฿)
     +42.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.77 A$
(43.30 ฿)
3.23 A$
(79.08 ฿)
     +82.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 A$
(16.19 ฿)
2.48 A$
(60.79 ฿)
     +275.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 24.52 A$
(600.00 ฿)
15.00 A$
(367.04 ฿)
     -38.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 A$
(62.41 ฿)
7.08 A$
(173.13 ฿)
     +177.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.96 A$
(121.48 ฿)
8.08 A$
(197.77 ฿)
     +62.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.13 A$
(150.00 ฿)
46.08 A$
(1,127.54 ฿)
     +651.7 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.79 A$
(43.90 ฿)
4.50 A$
(110.11 ฿)
     +150.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 53.13 A$
(1,300.00 ฿)
170.00 A$
(4,159.77 ฿)
     +220.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.43 A$
(35.00 ฿)
6.79 A$
(166.27 ฿)
     +375.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 A$
(68.40 ฿)
5.63 A$
(137.83 ฿)
     +101.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8.17 A$
(200.00 ฿)
76.00 A$
(1,859.66 ฿)
     +829.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.30 A$
(154.07 ฿)
7.09 A$
(173.46 ฿)
     +12.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 81,735.31 A$
(2,000,000.00 ฿)
40,000.00 A$
(978,769.11 ฿)
     -51.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,479.25 A$
(917,088.24 ฿)
36,484.00 A$
(892,735.31 ฿)
     -2.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.71 A$
(3,320.82 ฿)
308.94 A$
(7,559.64 ฿)
     +127.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 19.03 A$
(465.74 ฿)
42.92 A$
(1,050.22 ฿)
     +125.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 21.61 A$
(528.67 ฿)
78.14 A$
(1,911.94 ฿)
     +261.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 81.48 A$
(1,993.63 ฿)
64.65 A$
(1,581.99 ฿)
     -20.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.35 A$
(400.06 ฿)
22.56 A$
(552.09 ฿)
     +38.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.22 A$
(250.00 ฿)
24.00 A$
(587.26 ฿)
     +134.9 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 982.93 A$
(24,051.64 ฿)
2,585.00 A$
(63,252.95 ฿)
     +163.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,974.39 A$
(464,288.64 ฿)
18,666.67 A$
(456,758.92 ฿)
     -1.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.74 A$
(2,049.00 ฿)
120.62 A$
(2,951.37 ฿)
     +44.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 56.50 A$
(1,382.61 ฿)
73.44 A$
(1,796.96 ฿)
     +30.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 145.58 A$
(3,562.33 ฿)
152.83 A$
(3,739.54 ฿)
     +5.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.08 A$
(3,256.48 ฿)
172.82 A$
(4,228.79 ฿)
     +29.9 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 859.42 A$
(21,029.41 ฿)
2,341.33 A$
(57,290.62 ฿)
     +172.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 420.83 A$
(10,297.37 ฿)
1,731.92 A$
(42,378.74 ฿)
     +311.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,403.44 A$
(58,810.34 ฿)
3,676.88 A$
(89,970.41 ฿)
     +53.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,190.49 A$
(29,130.36 ฿)
2,600.84 A$
(63,640.60 ฿)
     +118.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 729.63 A$
(17,853.39 ฿)
725.09 A$
(17,742.51 ฿)
     -0.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 329.07 A$
(8,052.14 ฿)
500.53 A$
(12,247.66 ฿)
     +52.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 944.97 A$
(23,122.71 ฿)
6,303.90 A$
(154,251.48 ฿)
     +567.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.08 6.34      +4.2 %
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