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Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 69.74% higher than in Chiang Mai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 86.18% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Perth are 151.65% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 273.78% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Perth are 32.94% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 224.30% higher than in Chiang Mai
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  Chiang MaiPerthDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿
(2.22 A$)
449.51 ฿
(20.00 A$)
     +799.02 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 500.00 ฿
(22.25 A$)
2,022.80 ฿
(90.00 A$)
     +304.56 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 170.00 ฿
(7.56 A$)
246.67 ฿
(10.97 A$)
     +45.10 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(3.11 A$)
224.76 ฿
(10.00 A$)
     +221.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.00 ฿
(4.45 A$)
191.04 ฿
(8.50 A$)
     +91.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 55.71 ฿
(2.48 A$)
102.64 ฿
(4.57 A$)
     +84.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 19.97 ฿
(0.89 A$)
65.74 ฿
(2.93 A$)
     +229.23 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.62 ฿
(0.43 A$)
61.96 ฿
(2.76 A$)
     +543.75 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 227.74 ฿
(10.13 A$)
142.67 ฿
(6.35 A$)
     -37.35 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 35.17 ฿
(1.56 A$)
60.55 ฿
(2.69 A$)
     +72.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 13.28 ฿
(0.59 A$)
29.86 ฿
(1.33 A$)
     +124.74 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 45.06 ฿
(2.00 A$)
93.99 ฿
(4.18 A$)
     +108.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 302.40 ฿
(13.45 A$)
92.23 ฿
(4.10 A$)
     -69.50 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 38.40 ฿
(1.71 A$)
108.25 ฿
(4.82 A$)
     +181.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 167.83 ฿
(7.47 A$)
148.71 ฿
(6.62 A$)
     -11.39 %
Apples (1 lb) 38.55 ฿
(1.72 A$)
40.48 ฿
(1.80 A$)
     +5.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 10.70 ฿
(0.48 A$)
35.11 ฿
(1.56 A$)
     +228.17 %
Oranges (1 lb) 22.93 ฿
(1.02 A$)
39.53 ฿
(1.76 A$)
     +72.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 17.79 ฿
(0.79 A$)
41.99 ฿
(1.87 A$)
     +135.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.42 ฿
(0.86 A$)
25.68 ฿
(1.14 A$)
     +32.21 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.05 ฿
(0.67 A$)
24.44 ฿
(1.09 A$)
     +62.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 20.29 ฿
(0.90 A$)
50.16 ฿
(2.23 A$)
     +147.25 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.36 ฿
(0.77 A$)
55.31 ฿
(2.46 A$)
     +218.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 599.00 ฿
(26.65 A$)
337.13 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     -43.72 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 53.94 ฿
(2.40 A$)
110.66 ฿
(4.92 A$)
     +105.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 90.38 ฿
(4.02 A$)
140.77 ฿
(6.26 A$)
     +55.74 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 ฿
(5.34 A$)
561.89 ฿
(25.00 A$)
     +368.24 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿
(1.33 A$)
100.92 ฿
(4.49 A$)
     +236.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(44.49 A$)
2,931.60 ฿
(130.43 A$)
     +193.16 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 ฿
(2.22 A$)
109.01 ฿
(4.85 A$)
     +118.01 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 20.12 ฿
(0.90 A$)
62.21 ฿
(2.77 A$)
     +209.26 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 200.00 ฿
(8.90 A$)
1,101.30 ฿
(49.00 A$)
     +450.65 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 115.18 ฿
(5.12 A$)
120.60 ฿
(5.37 A$)
     +4.70 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 900,000.00 ฿
(40,043.47 A$)
584,140.18 ฿
(25,990.00 A$)
     -35.10 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 785,800.00 ฿
(34,962.40 A$)
533,415.06 ฿
(23,733.10 A$)
     -32.12 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,866.53 ฿
(83.05 A$)
4,372.22 ฿
(194.53 A$)
     +134.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.58 ฿
(0.07 A$)
10.74 ฿
(0.48 A$)
     +580.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 694.62 ฿
(30.91 A$)
1,619.60 ฿
(72.06 A$)
     +133.16 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,055.56 ฿
(46.96 A$)
1,380.40 ฿
(61.42 A$)
     +30.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 147.50 ฿
(6.56 A$)
460.75 ฿
(20.50 A$)
     +212.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 ฿
(6.67 A$)
404.56 ฿
(18.00 A$)
     +169.71 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,366.67 ฿
(416.75 A$)
36,442.54 ฿
(1,621.43 A$)
     +289.07 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 270,555.56 ฿
(12,037.76 A$)
404,163.27 ฿
(17,982.33 A$)
     +49.38 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,054.44 ฿
(91.41 A$)
2,238.91 ฿
(99.62 A$)
     +8.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 682.50 ฿
(30.37 A$)
1,274.69 ฿
(56.71 A$)
     +86.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,849.00 ฿
(126.76 A$)
3,075.58 ฿
(136.84 A$)
     +7.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,808.18 ฿
(80.45 A$)
3,004.02 ฿
(133.66 A$)
     +66.13 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,037.89 ฿
(491.11 A$)
32,364.83 ฿
(1,440.00 A$)
     +193.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,070.65 ฿
(359.09 A$)
23,074.92 ฿
(1,026.67 A$)
     +185.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 22,805.56 ฿
(1,014.68 A$)
52,756.30 ฿
(2,347.27 A$)
     +131.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 15,352.94 ฿
(683.09 A$)
34,697.47 ฿
(1,543.79 A$)
     +126.00 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,763.29 ฿
(300.92 A$)
14,076.47 ฿
(626.30 A$)
     +108.13 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,704.25 ฿
(209.31 A$)
9,414.18 ฿
(418.86 A$)
     +100.12 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 16,133.33 ฿
(717.82 A$)
97,408.71 ฿
(4,333.98 A$)
     +503.77 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.51 4.27      -5.37 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:157285
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB