Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Perth 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Perth are 94.54% higher than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 106.32% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Perth are 148.91% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 255.02% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Perth are 64.70% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 205.65% higher than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.47 A$
(60.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(486.74 ฿)
     +711.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.65 A$
(600.00 ฿)
92.00 A$
(2,239.00 ฿)
     +273.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.36 A$
(179.00 ฿)
12.25 A$
(298.13 ฿)
     +66.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.29 A$
(80.00 ฿)
9.50 A$
(231.20 ฿)
     +189.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.93 A$
(120.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(219.03 ฿)
     +82.53 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.50 A$
(60.84 ฿)
4.66 A$
(113.52 ฿)
     +86.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 A$
(23.69 ฿)
3.06 A$
(74.52 ฿)
     +214.60 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.47 A$
(11.43 ฿)
3.03 A$
(73.82 ฿)
     +545.94 %
Markets
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.27 A$
(225.69 ฿)
6.25 A$
(152.17 ฿)
     -32.57 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.74 A$
(42.29 ฿)
2.47 A$
(60.21 ฿)
     +42.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 A$
(17.23 ฿)
1.34 A$
(32.72 ฿)
     +89.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.09 A$
(50.88 ฿)
4.77 A$
(116.00 ฿)
     +128.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.95 A$
(266.49 ฿)
4.97 A$
(120.84 ฿)
     -54.66 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.66 A$
(40.50 ฿)
4.72 A$
(114.93 ฿)
     +183.79 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.50 A$
(182.57 ฿)
7.81 A$
(189.96 ฿)
     +4.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.26 A$
(30.61 ฿)
2.09 A$
(50.81 ฿)
     +65.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 A$
(15.88 ฿)
1.52 A$
(36.88 ฿)
     +132.32 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 A$
(22.06 ฿)
1.62 A$
(39.51 ฿)
     +79.14 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.76 A$
(18.60 ฿)
2.05 A$
(49.93 ฿)
     +168.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.75 A$
(18.14 ฿)
1.37 A$
(33.37 ฿)
     +83.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.71 A$
(17.30 ฿)
0.81 A$
(19.67 ฿)
     +13.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.10 A$
(26.88 ฿)
2.15 A$
(52.38 ฿)
     +94.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 A$
(17.50 ฿)
2.39 A$
(58.11 ฿)
     +232.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.54 A$
(500.00 ฿)
15.00 A$
(365.05 ฿)
     -26.99 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.04 A$
(49.68 ฿)
4.80 A$
(116.87 ฿)
     +135.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.15 A$
(101.00 ฿)
5.23 A$
(127.36 ฿)
     +26.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.96 A$
(145.00 ฿)
39.00 A$
(949.14 ฿)
     +554.58 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.23 A$
(30.00 ฿)
4.00 A$
(97.35 ฿)
     +224.49 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 41.09 A$
(1,000.00 ฿)
140.00 A$
(3,407.18 ฿)
     +240.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.05 A$
(50.00 ฿)
5.00 A$
(121.68 ฿)
     +143.37 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.99 A$
(24.14 ฿)
2.77 A$
(67.37 ฿)
     +179.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7.40 A$
(180.00 ฿)
49.00 A$
(1,192.51 ฿)
     +562.51 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.53 A$
(110.34 ฿)
4.61 A$
(112.22 ฿)
     +1.71 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,980.77 A$
(900,000.00 ฿)
28,000.00 A$
(681,435.19 ฿)
     -24.28 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,616.10 A$
(891,125.00 ฿)
26,548.00 A$
(646,097.90 ฿)
     -27.50 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 86.96 A$
(2,116.45 ฿)
225.89 A$
(5,497.53 ฿)
     +159.75 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.05 A$
(1.33 ฿)
0.71 A$
(17.21 ฿)
     +1,198.15 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.14 A$
(660.61 ฿)
76.42 A$
(1,859.91 ฿)
     +181.54 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.59 A$
(1,280.00 ฿)
67.97 A$
(1,654.28 ฿)
     +29.24 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.06 A$
(147.50 ฿)
17.88 A$
(435.20 ฿)
     +195.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.40 A$
(180.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(486.74 ฿)
     +170.41 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 384.87 A$
(9,366.67 ฿)
1,451.79 A$
(35,332.21 ฿)
     +277.21 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,489.18 A$
(328,285.71 ฿)
14,920.00 A$
(363,107.61 ฿)
     +10.61 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 91.57 A$
(2,228.57 ฿)
96.80 A$
(2,355.82 ฿)
     +5.71 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.39 A$
(861.25 ฿)
61.77 A$
(1,503.36 ฿)
     +74.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 104.90 A$
(2,552.94 ฿)
135.73 A$
(3,303.19 ฿)
     +29.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.49 A$
(2,542.86 ฿)
142.11 A$
(3,458.46 ฿)
     +36.01 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 558.62 A$
(13,595.24 ฿)
1,500.13 A$
(36,508.72 ฿)
     +168.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 388.40 A$
(9,452.38 ฿)
1,088.95 A$
(26,501.68 ฿)
     +180.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,092.30 A$
(26,583.33 ฿)
2,454.85 A$
(59,743.61 ฿)
     +124.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 635.31 A$
(15,461.54 ฿)
1,626.20 A$
(39,576.78 ฿)
     +155.97 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 260.45 A$
(6,338.48 ฿)
615.13 A$
(14,970.38 ฿)
     +136.18 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 160.72 A$
(3,911.41 ฿)
464.45 A$
(11,303.29 ฿)
     +188.98 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 751.94 A$
(18,300.00 ฿)
4,741.83 A$
(115,401.74 ฿)
     +530.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.34 3.53      -18.63 %
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