Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Perth 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Perth are 92.53% higher than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 104.18% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Perth are 145.89% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 231.28% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Perth are 64.42% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 219.02% higher than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.89 A$
(70.00 ฿)
20.00 A$
(485.22 ฿)
     +593.18 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.73 A$
(600.00 ฿)
82.50 A$
(2,001.54 ฿)
     +233.59 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.38 A$
(179.00 ฿)
12.00 A$
(291.13 ฿)
     +62.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.30 A$
(80.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(218.35 ฿)
     +172.94 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.15 A$
(125.00 ฿)
9.00 A$
(218.35 ฿)
     +74.68 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.47 A$
(60.00 ฿)
4.63 A$
(112.23 ฿)
     +87.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.99 A$
(23.94 ฿)
3.10 A$
(75.26 ฿)
     +214.39 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.45 A$
(10.81 ฿)
3.12 A$
(75.74 ฿)
     +600.65 %
Markets
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.57 A$
(232.07 ฿)
6.18 A$
(150.05 ฿)
     -35.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.68 A$
(40.67 ฿)
2.37 A$
(57.39 ฿)
     +41.11 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 A$
(17.21 ฿)
1.27 A$
(30.73 ฿)
     +78.54 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.10 A$
(50.88 ฿)
4.96 A$
(120.29 ฿)
     +136.45 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.98 A$
(266.49 ฿)
5.01 A$
(121.52 ฿)
     -54.40 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.67 A$
(40.50 ฿)
4.71 A$
(114.18 ฿)
     +181.94 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.53 A$
(182.57 ฿)
7.61 A$
(184.54 ฿)
     +1.08 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.26 A$
(30.60 ฿)
2.22 A$
(53.87 ฿)
     +76.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 A$
(15.88 ฿)
1.61 A$
(39.02 ฿)
     +145.81 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 A$
(22.06 ฿)
1.72 A$
(41.76 ฿)
     +89.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.77 A$
(18.60 ฿)
2.13 A$
(51.59 ฿)
     +177.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.75 A$
(18.14 ฿)
1.34 A$
(32.61 ฿)
     +79.75 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.71 A$
(17.30 ฿)
0.79 A$
(19.12 ฿)
     +10.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.11 A$
(26.88 ฿)
2.17 A$
(52.68 ฿)
     +96.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 A$
(17.50 ฿)
2.33 A$
(56.53 ฿)
     +223.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.61 A$
(500.00 ฿)
14.50 A$
(351.79 ฿)
     -29.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.09 A$
(50.80 ฿)
5.07 A$
(123.12 ฿)
     +142.35 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.16 A$
(101.00 ฿)
5.39 A$
(130.73 ฿)
     +29.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.98 A$
(145.00 ฿)
38.00 A$
(921.92 ฿)
     +535.81 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.24 A$
(30.00 ฿)
4.00 A$
(97.04 ฿)
     +223.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 41.22 A$
(1,000.00 ฿)
147.50 A$
(3,578.52 ฿)
     +257.85 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.06 A$
(50.00 ฿)
5.20 A$
(126.16 ฿)
     +152.32 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.00 A$
(24.14 ฿)
2.77 A$
(67.16 ฿)
     +178.19 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7.42 A$
(180.00 ฿)
49.00 A$
(1,188.80 ฿)
     +560.44 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.39 A$
(106.59 ฿)
4.84 A$
(117.43 ฿)
     +10.17 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,096.38 A$
(900,000.00 ฿)
27,999.00 A$
(679,287.38 ฿)
     -24.52 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,384.90 A$
(907,000.00 ฿)
26,863.30 A$
(651,734.12 ฿)
     -28.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 88.27 A$
(2,141.45 ฿)
227.10 A$
(5,509.73 ฿)
     +157.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.05 A$
(1.33 ฿)
0.71 A$
(17.16 ฿)
     +1,194.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.38 A$
(664.18 ฿)
76.48 A$
(1,855.53 ฿)
     +179.37 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.18 A$
(1,314.55 ฿)
67.05 A$
(1,626.62 ฿)
     +23.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.08 A$
(147.50 ฿)
18.38 A$
(446.03 ฿)
     +202.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.42 A$
(180.00 ฿)
19.50 A$
(473.09 ฿)
     +162.83 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 386.08 A$
(9,366.67 ฿)
1,294.21 A$
(31,399.07 ฿)
     +235.22 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,531.34 A$
(328,285.71 ฿)
12,962.50 A$
(314,484.90 ฿)
     -4.20 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 91.86 A$
(2,228.57 ฿)
94.73 A$
(2,298.19 ฿)
     +3.12 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.27 A$
(855.71 ฿)
63.08 A$
(1,530.46 ฿)
     +78.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 102.81 A$
(2,494.35 ฿)
133.16 A$
(3,230.64 ฿)
     +29.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.81 A$
(2,542.86 ฿)
135.29 A$
(3,282.18 ฿)
     +29.07 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 564.69 A$
(13,700.00 ฿)
1,504.41 A$
(36,498.73 ฿)
     +166.41 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 410.12 A$
(9,950.00 ฿)
1,095.71 A$
(26,583.27 ฿)
     +167.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,095.72 A$
(26,583.33 ฿)
2,462.42 A$
(59,741.12 ฿)
     +124.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 649.19 A$
(15,750.00 ฿)
1,623.75 A$
(39,394.01 ฿)
     +150.12 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 261.26 A$
(6,338.48 ฿)
635.51 A$
(15,418.18 ฿)
     +143.25 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 161.22 A$
(3,911.41 ฿)
446.73 A$
(10,838.07 ฿)
     +177.09 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 746.51 A$
(18,111.11 ฿)
4,862.56 A$
(117,971.24 ฿)
     +551.37 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.34 3.44      -20.76 %
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