Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Perth 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Perth are 109.66% higher than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 135.93% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Perth are 240.10% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 333.26% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Perth are 75.97% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 309.27% higher than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.19 A$
(55.00 ฿)
23.00 A$
(578.79 ฿)
     +952.34 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 19.87 A$
(500.00 ฿)
100.00 A$
(2,516.47 ฿)
     +403.29 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.95 A$
(200.00 ฿)
13.00 A$
(327.14 ฿)
     +63.57 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.42 A$
(61.00 ฿)
10.00 A$
(251.65 ฿)
     +312.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.57 A$
(115.00 ฿)
10.00 A$
(251.65 ฿)
     +118.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.28 A$
(57.42 ฿)
4.84 A$
(121.72 ฿)
     +112.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.74 A$
(18.71 ฿)
3.52 A$
(88.65 ฿)
     +373.91 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.40 A$
(10.07 ฿)
3.32 A$
(83.56 ฿)
     +730.05 %
Markets
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.68 A$
(243.48 ฿)
8.49 A$
(213.63 ฿)
     -12.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.63 A$
(40.92 ฿)
2.57 A$
(64.67 ฿)
     +58.02 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.68 A$
(17.01 ฿)
1.17 A$
(29.42 ฿)
     +72.98 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.09 A$
(52.50 ฿)
6.05 A$
(152.15 ฿)
     +189.81 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.83 A$
(297.67 ฿)
4.86 A$
(122.42 ฿)
     -58.87 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.17 A$
(29.48 ฿)
5.72 A$
(143.93 ฿)
     +388.17 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.21 A$
(181.44 ฿)
8.55 A$
(215.28 ฿)
     +18.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.29 A$
(32.43 ฿)
2.21 A$
(55.74 ฿)
     +71.86 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 A$
(20.09 ฿)
1.69 A$
(42.58 ฿)
     +111.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.84 A$
(21.23 ฿)
1.72 A$
(43.38 ฿)
     +104.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.84 A$
(21.12 ฿)
2.44 A$
(61.31 ฿)
     +190.23 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.71 A$
(17.86 ฿)
1.31 A$
(32.85 ฿)
     +83.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 A$
(15.03 ฿)
0.90 A$
(22.73 ฿)
     +51.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.07 A$
(26.88 ฿)
2.53 A$
(63.74 ฿)
     +137.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.63 A$
(15.78 ฿)
2.25 A$
(56.62 ฿)
     +258.86 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.86 A$
(525.00 ฿)
17.50 A$
(440.38 ฿)
     -16.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.33 A$
(58.74 ฿)
6.57 A$
(165.36 ฿)
     +181.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.31 A$
(108.57 ฿)
6.94 A$
(174.55 ฿)
     +60.77 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.66 A$
(142.50 ฿)
40.00 A$
(1,006.59 ฿)
     +606.38 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.19 A$
(30.00 ฿)
4.50 A$
(113.24 ฿)
     +277.47 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.74 A$
(1,000.00 ฿)
130.43 A$
(3,282.36 ฿)
     +228.24 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.99 A$
(50.00 ฿)
5.80 A$
(145.96 ฿)
     +191.91 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.60 A$
(40.23 ฿)
2.77 A$
(69.66 ฿)
     +73.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7.15 A$
(180.00 ฿)
50.00 A$
(1,258.24 ฿)
     +599.02 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.41 A$
(161.34 ฿)
7.53 A$
(189.45 ฿)
     +17.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,803.62 A$
(750,000.00 ฿)
31,395.00 A$
(790,046.53 ฿)
     +5.34 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 42,387.38 A$
(1,066,666.67 ฿)
28,803.60 A$
(724,834.66 ฿)
     -32.05 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 83.43 A$
(2,099.42 ฿)
207.23 A$
(5,214.80 ฿)
     +148.39 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 A$
(1.41 ฿)
0.61 A$
(15.28 ฿)
     +983.59 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.71 A$
(672.22 ฿)
78.04 A$
(1,963.90 ฿)
     +192.15 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.62 A$
(1,122.86 ฿)
68.09 A$
(1,713.55 ฿)
     +52.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.35 A$
(210.00 ฿)
13.90 A$
(349.79 ฿)
     +66.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.96 A$
(150.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(503.29 ฿)
     +235.53 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 629.19 A$
(15,833.33 ฿)
1,699.77 A$
(42,774.21 ฿)
     +170.15 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,755.95 A$
(321,000.00 ฿)
16,687.50 A$
(419,936.34 ฿)
     +30.82 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.97 A$
(2,012.50 ฿)
93.71 A$
(2,358.29 ฿)
     +17.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.99 A$
(805.00 ฿)
62.11 A$
(1,562.86 ฿)
     +94.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.89 A$
(2,337.50 ฿)
136.33 A$
(3,430.79 ฿)
     +46.77 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.64 A$
(2,457.14 ฿)
153.00 A$
(3,850.20 ฿)
     +56.69 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 433.81 A$
(10,916.67 ฿)
1,777.06 A$
(44,719.29 ฿)
     +309.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 282.75 A$
(7,115.38 ฿)
1,376.67 A$
(34,643.44 ฿)
     +386.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,033.19 A$
(26,000.00 ฿)
2,982.86 A$
(75,062.78 ฿)
     +188.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 607.99 A$
(15,300.00 ฿)
2,050.00 A$
(51,587.69 ฿)
     +237.17 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 210.43 A$
(5,295.43 ฿)
543.99 A$
(13,689.47 ฿)
     +158.51 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 126.75 A$
(3,189.64 ฿)
402.96 A$
(10,140.47 ฿)
     +217.92 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 640.78 A$
(16,125.00 ฿)
6,187.36 A$
(155,703.30 ฿)
     +865.60 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.13 3.48      -32.27 %
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