Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and Australia Reverse

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Cost of Living in Australia is 103.8% higher than in Thailand (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Australia is 124.8% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in Australia are 194.1% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 239.7% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in Australia are 88.9% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 220.5% higher than in Thailand
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Restaurants
Thailand Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 ฿
(4.12 A$)
607.31 ฿
(25.00 A$)
     +507.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 900.00 ฿
(37.05 A$)
2,915.08 ฿
(120.00 A$)
     +223.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ฿
(8.23 A$)
364.39 ฿
(15.00 A$)
     +82.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(2.88 A$)
247.78 ฿
(10.20 A$)
     +254.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.00 ฿
(4.94 A$)
267.22 ฿
(11.00 A$)
     +122.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 69.35 ฿
(2.85 A$)
128.05 ฿
(5.27 A$)
     +84.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 22.23 ฿
(0.92 A$)
97.00 ฿
(3.99 A$)
     +336.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.86 ฿
(0.49 A$)
80.61 ฿
(3.32 A$)
     +579.6 %
Markets
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 220.52 ฿
(9.08 A$)
212.44 ฿
(8.75 A$)
     -3.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 42.99 ฿
(1.77 A$)
82.58 ฿
(3.40 A$)
     +92.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.29 ฿
(0.79 A$)
35.88 ฿
(1.48 A$)
     +86.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 72.37 ฿
(2.98 A$)
148.05 ฿
(6.09 A$)
     +104.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 279.80 ฿
(11.52 A$)
166.98 ฿
(6.87 A$)
     -40.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 41.54 ฿
(1.71 A$)
142.25 ฿
(5.86 A$)
     +242.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 162.51 ฿
(6.69 A$)
235.72 ฿
(9.70 A$)
     +45.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 42.19 ฿
(1.74 A$)
53.14 ฿
(2.19 A$)
     +25.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 19.29 ฿
(0.79 A$)
44.31 ฿
(1.82 A$)
     +129.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 30.62 ฿
(1.26 A$)
50.93 ฿
(2.10 A$)
     +66.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 22.87 ฿
(0.94 A$)
72.90 ฿
(3.00 A$)
     +218.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 22.67 ฿
(0.93 A$)
40.55 ฿
(1.67 A$)
     +78.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.23 ฿
(0.75 A$)
36.11 ฿
(1.49 A$)
     +98.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 39.17 ฿
(1.61 A$)
84.89 ฿
(3.49 A$)
     +116.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.61 ฿
(0.68 A$)
61.67 ฿
(2.54 A$)
     +271.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿
(24.70 A$)
485.85 ฿
(20.00 A$)
     -19.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.15 ฿
(2.39 A$)
179.80 ฿
(7.40 A$)
     +209.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 95.68 ฿
(3.94 A$)
202.84 ฿
(8.35 A$)
     +112.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 143.50 ฿
(5.91 A$)
1,093.16 ฿
(45.00 A$)
     +661.8 %
Transportation
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿
(1.23 A$)
121.46 ฿
(5.00 A$)
     +304.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,200.00 ฿
(49.40 A$)
4,051.97 ฿
(166.80 A$)
     +237.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(1.44 A$)
133.61 ฿
(5.50 A$)
     +281.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 ฿
(2.65 A$)
97.74 ฿
(4.02 A$)
     +51.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 190.00 ฿
(7.82 A$)
1,457.54 ฿
(60.00 A$)
     +667.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 156.66 ฿
(6.45 A$)
173.88 ฿
(7.16 A$)
     +11.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 950,000.00 ฿
(39,106.93 A$)
1,069,204.22 ฿
(44,014.00 A$)
     +12.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 898,184.61 ฿
(36,973.94 A$)
810,711.63 ฿
(33,373.10 A$)
     -9.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,597.04 ฿
(106.91 A$)
7,448.42 ฿
(306.62 A$)
     +186.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 476.77 ฿
(19.63 A$)
1,004.76 ฿
(41.36 A$)
     +110.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 583.60 ฿
(24.02 A$)
1,993.89 ฿
(82.08 A$)
     +241.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,643.83 ฿
(67.67 A$)
1,874.31 ฿
(77.16 A$)
     +14.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 336.95 ฿
(13.87 A$)
628.20 ฿
(25.86 A$)
     +86.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 220.00 ฿
(9.06 A$)
510.14 ฿
(21.00 A$)
     +131.9 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 13,736.48 ฿
(565.46 A$)
57,300.53 ฿
(2,358.79 A$)
     +317.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 401,150.28 ฿
(16,513.43 A$)
455,099.94 ฿
(18,734.28 A$)
     +13.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,558.69 ฿
(64.16 A$)
2,934.18 ฿
(120.79 A$)
     +88.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,141.96 ฿
(47.01 A$)
2,089.40 ฿
(86.01 A$)
     +83.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,127.30 ฿
(128.74 A$)
4,072.31 ฿
(167.64 A$)
     +30.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,454.32 ฿
(101.03 A$)
4,373.51 ฿
(180.04 A$)
     +78.2 %
Rent Per Month
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 16,963.48 ฿
(698.31 A$)
54,471.47 ฿
(2,242.33 A$)
     +221.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,584.02 ฿
(353.36 A$)
42,685.62 ฿
(1,757.16 A$)
     +397.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 35,832.06 ฿
(1,475.03 A$)
86,797.05 ฿
(3,573.02 A$)
     +142.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 22,744.99 ฿
(936.30 A$)
63,459.44 ฿
(2,612.32 A$)
     +179.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,318.52 ฿
(507.09 A$)
24,914.02 ฿
(1,025.59 A$)
     +102.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,743.65 ฿
(277.60 A$)
18,131.81 ฿
(746.40 A$)
     +168.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Thailand Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 19,262.59 ฿
(792.95 A$)
138,797.50 ฿
(5,713.63 A$)
     +620.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.56 6.36      +14.4 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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