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Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 71.19% higher than in Chiang Mai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 90.44% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Perth are 168.40% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 260.50% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Perth are 36.21% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 273.12% higher than in Chiang Mai
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  Chiang MaiPerthDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿
(2.19 A$)
456.56 ฿
(20.00 A$)
     +813.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 550.00 ฿
(24.09 A$)
2,054.54 ฿
(90.00 A$)
     +273.55 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 170.00 ฿
(7.45 A$)
250.54 ฿
(10.97 A$)
     +47.38 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(3.07 A$)
211.16 ฿
(9.25 A$)
     +201.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 117.85 ฿
(5.16 A$)
194.04 ฿
(8.50 A$)
     +64.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 55.42 ฿
(2.43 A$)
105.77 ฿
(4.63 A$)
     +90.87 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 20.09 ฿
(0.88 A$)
68.70 ฿
(3.01 A$)
     +241.99 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.11 ฿
(0.40 A$)
61.47 ฿
(2.69 A$)
     +574.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 242.71 ฿
(10.63 A$)
140.89 ฿
(6.17 A$)
     -41.95 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 34.53 ฿
(1.51 A$)
59.79 ฿
(2.62 A$)
     +73.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 18.85 ฿
(0.83 A$)
29.63 ฿
(1.30 A$)
     +57.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 46.20 ฿
(2.02 A$)
96.66 ฿
(4.23 A$)
     +109.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 249.48 ฿
(10.93 A$)
92.64 ฿
(4.06 A$)
     -62.87 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 43.99 ฿
(1.93 A$)
110.13 ฿
(4.82 A$)
     +150.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 185.22 ฿
(8.11 A$)
155.31 ฿
(6.80 A$)
     -16.15 %
Apples (1 lb) 46.31 ฿
(2.03 A$)
39.29 ฿
(1.72 A$)
     -15.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 9.07 ฿
(0.40 A$)
34.68 ฿
(1.52 A$)
     +282.26 %
Oranges (1 lb) 24.95 ฿
(1.09 A$)
41.18 ฿
(1.80 A$)
     +65.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 17.24 ฿
(0.76 A$)
41.14 ฿
(1.80 A$)
     +138.58 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.51 ฿
(0.77 A$)
26.61 ฿
(1.17 A$)
     +51.94 %
Onion (1 lb) 12.85 ฿
(0.56 A$)
24.74 ฿
(1.08 A$)
     +92.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 16.75 ฿
(0.73 A$)
48.88 ฿
(2.14 A$)
     +191.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.55 ฿
(0.72 A$)
58.70 ฿
(2.57 A$)
     +254.79 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿
(26.28 A$)
342.42 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     -42.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 51.75 ฿
(2.27 A$)
113.47 ฿
(4.97 A$)
     +119.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 73.59 ฿
(3.22 A$)
141.00 ฿
(6.18 A$)
     +91.59 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 ฿
(5.26 A$)
593.53 ฿
(26.00 A$)
     +394.61 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿
(1.31 A$)
100.44 ฿
(4.40 A$)
     +234.81 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(43.81 A$)
2,977.60 ฿
(130.43 A$)
     +197.76 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 ฿
(2.19 A$)
102.73 ฿
(4.50 A$)
     +105.45 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 16.09 ฿
(0.70 A$)
63.19 ฿
(2.77 A$)
     +292.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 200.00 ฿
(8.76 A$)
1,118.58 ฿
(49.00 A$)
     +459.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 115.08 ฿
(5.04 A$)
124.24 ฿
(5.44 A$)
     +7.96 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 900,000.00 ฿
(39,424.86 A$)
570,705.92 ฿
(25,000.00 A$)
     -36.59 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 758,166.67 ฿
(33,211.79 A$)
544,745.26 ฿
(23,862.78 A$)
     -28.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,744.40 ฿
(76.41 A$)
4,331.40 ฿
(189.74 A$)
     +148.30 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.54 ฿
(0.07 A$)
7.95 ฿
(0.35 A$)
     +417.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 700.00 ฿
(30.66 A$)
1,665.48 ฿
(72.96 A$)
     +137.93 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,010.71 ฿
(44.27 A$)
1,439.22 ฿
(63.05 A$)
     +42.40 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 130.00 ฿
(5.69 A$)
465.44 ฿
(20.39 A$)
     +258.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 ฿
(6.57 A$)
410.91 ฿
(18.00 A$)
     +173.94 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 7,277.78 ฿
(318.81 A$)
30,437.65 ฿
(1,333.33 A$)
     +318.23 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 266,875.00 ฿
(11,690.57 A$)
412,983.56 ฿
(18,090.91 A$)
     +54.75 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,041.43 ฿
(89.43 A$)
2,355.99 ฿
(103.21 A$)
     +15.41 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 883.33 ฿
(38.69 A$)
1,438.18 ฿
(63.00 A$)
     +62.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,848.75 ฿
(124.79 A$)
3,168.78 ฿
(138.81 A$)
     +11.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,673.75 ฿
(73.32 A$)
3,158.78 ฿
(138.37 A$)
     +88.72 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,995.26 ฿
(481.65 A$)
33,665.69 ฿
(1,474.74 A$)
     +206.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,328.64 ฿
(321.03 A$)
23,966.49 ฿
(1,049.86 A$)
     +227.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 22,566.67 ฿
(988.54 A$)
55,845.48 ฿
(2,446.33 A$)
     +147.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 15,214.29 ฿
(666.47 A$)
36,208.97 ฿
(1,586.15 A$)
     +137.99 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,712.19 ฿
(294.03 A$)
14,303.49 ฿
(626.57 A$)
     +113.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,645.11 ฿
(203.48 A$)
9,439.85 ฿
(413.52 A$)
     +103.22 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 14,133.33 ฿
(619.12 A$)
100,428.44 ฿
(4,399.31 A$)
     +610.58 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.02 4.35      -13.38 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:143270
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB