Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 71.03% higher than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Rent Prices in Perth are 128.06% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 228.69% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Perth are 41.86% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 190.33% higher than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.69 A$
(60.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(446.53 ฿)
     +644.21 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 26.87 A$
(600.00 ฿)
92.00 A$
(2,054.02 ฿)
     +242.34 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.84 A$
(175.00 ฿)
12.00 A$
(267.92 ฿)
     +53.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.14 A$
(70.00 ฿)
9.50 A$
(212.10 ฿)
     +203.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.37 A$
(120.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(200.94 ฿)
     +67.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.78 A$
(62.12 ฿)
4.62 A$
(103.21 ฿)
     +66.13 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.96 A$
(21.32 ฿)
3.09 A$
(68.97 ฿)
     +223.46 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.52 A$
(11.64 ฿)
2.81 A$
(62.75 ฿)
     +439.11 %
Markets
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.17 A$
(227.12 ฿)
6.86 A$
(153.21 ฿)
     -32.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.73 A$
(38.53 ฿)
2.63 A$
(58.70 ฿)
     +52.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.56 A$
(12.47 ฿)
1.39 A$
(31.07 ฿)
     +149.11 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.27 A$
(50.63 ฿)
5.07 A$
(113.29 ฿)
     +123.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 14.22 A$
(317.52 ฿)
4.69 A$
(104.77 ฿)
     -67.00 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.60 A$
(35.76 ฿)
4.87 A$
(108.68 ฿)
     +203.87 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.95 A$
(177.41 ฿)
7.17 A$
(160.01 ฿)
     -9.81 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.41 A$
(31.50 ฿)
1.84 A$
(41.12 ฿)
     +30.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.66 A$
(14.83 ฿)
1.49 A$
(33.27 ฿)
     +124.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.08 A$
(24.04 ฿)
1.57 A$
(35.06 ฿)
     +45.85 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.87 A$
(19.50 ฿)
2.04 A$
(45.65 ฿)
     +134.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.89 A$
(19.88 ฿)
1.38 A$
(30.88 ฿)
     +55.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.87 A$
(19.37 ฿)
0.94 A$
(20.88 ฿)
     +7.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.32 A$
(29.38 ฿)
2.20 A$
(49.02 ฿)
     +66.89 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.80 A$
(17.85 ฿)
2.52 A$
(56.24 ฿)
     +215.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 22.40 A$
(500.00 ฿)
15.00 A$
(334.90 ฿)
     -33.02 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.42 A$
(54.00 ฿)
5.11 A$
(113.98 ฿)
     +111.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.77 A$
(106.56 ฿)
5.50 A$
(122.91 ฿)
     +15.34 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.05 A$
(135.00 ฿)
35.50 A$
(792.59 ฿)
     +487.10 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.34 A$
(30.00 ฿)
4.50 A$
(100.47 ฿)
     +234.90 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 44.79 A$
(1,000.00 ฿)
170.43 A$
(3,805.18 ฿)
     +280.52 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.35 A$
(52.50 ฿)
5.40 A$
(120.56 ฿)
     +129.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.90 A$
(20.12 ฿)
2.77 A$
(61.80 ฿)
     +207.21 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8.06 A$
(180.00 ฿)
49.00 A$
(1,093.99 ฿)
     +507.77 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.96 A$
(110.71 ฿)
5.08 A$
(113.47 ฿)
     +2.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 47,029.65 A$
(1,050,000.00 ฿)
26,750.00 A$
(597,229.59 ฿)
     -43.12 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 41,274.12 A$
(921,500.00 ฿)
26,096.55 A$
(582,640.34 ฿)
     -36.77 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 95.82 A$
(2,139.27 ฿)
220.83 A$
(4,930.22 ฿)
     +130.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 A$
(1.49 ฿)
0.63 A$
(14.14 ฿)
     +852.19 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.58 A$
(682.64 ฿)
71.69 A$
(1,600.57 ฿)
     +134.47 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.76 A$
(1,222.50 ฿)
63.82 A$
(1,424.85 ฿)
     +16.55 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.61 A$
(147.50 ฿)
19.79 A$
(441.83 ฿)
     +199.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.06 A$
(180.00 ฿)
18.00 A$
(401.87 ฿)
     +123.26 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 291.14 A$
(6,500.00 ฿)
1,734.43 A$
(38,723.46 ฿)
     +495.75 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,267.70 A$
(318,545.45 ฿)
18,018.18 A$
(402,280.05 ฿)
     +26.29 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 105.57 A$
(2,356.92 ฿)
98.04 A$
(2,188.84 ฿)
     -7.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.39 A$
(946.43 ฿)
63.07 A$
(1,408.05 ฿)
     +48.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 114.41 A$
(2,554.27 ฿)
131.75 A$
(2,941.50 ฿)
     +15.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.37 A$
(2,240.83 ฿)
146.10 A$
(3,261.81 ฿)
     +45.56 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 591.60 A$
(13,208.33 ฿)
1,459.36 A$
(32,582.11 ฿)
     +146.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 405.60 A$
(9,055.56 ฿)
1,046.67 A$
(23,368.24 ฿)
     +158.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,138.61 A$
(25,421.05 ฿)
2,439.88 A$
(54,473.59 ฿)
     +114.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 712.57 A$
(15,909.09 ฿)
1,550.19 A$
(34,609.96 ฿)
     +117.55 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 292.74 A$
(6,535.90 ฿)
649.53 A$
(14,501.66 ฿)
     +121.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 195.46 A$
(4,364.01 ฿)
451.23 A$
(10,074.23 ฿)
     +130.85 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Perth[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 867.01 A$
(19,357.14 ฿)
4,603.19 A$
(102,772.44 ฿)
     +430.93 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.41 4.03      -8.55 %
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