Gold Coast vs Hiroshima - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Hiroshima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$1227
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$2809
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$516
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$672
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$444
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$179
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$2556
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
33 km
🎓 Higher education
48
65
😀 Quality of life
90
73
🏙️ Population
638K
1.2M

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 45% more expensive than in Hiroshima. Cities ranked 2046th and 3425th ($1776 vs $1227) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 12th in Australia and Japan, respectively. Check Australia vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Gold Coast compared to 2.1 months in Hiroshima. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Hiroshima ranked 352nd in Japan, while ranked 104th and 1399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Hiroshima

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Gold Coast Hiroshima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$7.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$31.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$5.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$3.86
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$3.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$1.23
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$857
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$919
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$450
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$54.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$84.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$43.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
1.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$4468
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$2674
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$54.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$2.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$3.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$21.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$4.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$3.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$5.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$7.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$2.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$3.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$3.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$65.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$58.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$357
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$10919

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5.6 km or 3.5 mi Southport
$1627
71 km or 44 mi Brisbane
$2056
73 km or 45 mi Byron Bay
$2199
77 km or 48 mi Ipswich
$1612
114 km or 71 mi Caboolture
$1630
138 km or 86 mi Caloundra
$1630
152 km or 94 mi Toowoomba
$1462
155 km or 97 mi Sunshine Coast
$1808
256 km or 159 mi Coffs Harbour
$1359
308 km or 192 mi Hervey Bay
$1658
323 km or 201 mi Armidale
$1677
367 km or 228 mi Bundaberg
$1482
383 km or 238 mi Port Macquarie
$1640
511 km or 318 mi Gladstone
$1603
567 km or 353 mi Newcastle
$1798
591 km or 367 mi Rockhampton
$1390
660 km or 410 mi Dubbo
$1445
669 km or 416 mi Dee Why
$1970
675 km or 419 mi Kellyville
$1656
683 km or 424 mi Blacktown
$1581
683 km or 425 mi Sydney
$2294
684 km or 425 mi Parramatta
$1896
703 km or 437 mi Bathurst
$1558
715 km or 445 mi Orange
$1661
752 km or 468 mi Wollongong
$1554
827 km or 514 mi Goulburn
$1700
904 km or 562 mi Canberra
$1792
974 km or 605 mi Wagga Wagga
$1386
988 km or 614 mi Griffith
$1629
1182 km or 734 mi Townsville
$1224
1196 km or 743 mi Shepparton
$1442
1271 km or 789 mi Mildura
$1622
1294 km or 804 mi Bendigo
$1610
1299 km or 807 mi Traralgon
$1626
1337 km or 830 mi Sunbury
$1625
1338 km or 831 mi Pakenham
$1631
1342 km or 834 mi Berwick
$1562
1344 km or 835 mi Melbourne
$1968
1344 km or 835 mi South Yarra
$1589
1344 km or 835 mi Dandenong
$1498

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Distance City Cost of living
7.6 km or 4.7 mi Kaita
$1020
12 km or 7.5 mi Hatsukaichi
$1021
13 km or 8.1 mi Kumano
$1022
18 km or 11 mi Etajima
$1019
18 km or 11 mi Kure
$1050
26 km or 16 mi Higashihiroshima
$1046
27 km or 17 mi Otake
$1021
33 km or 20 mi Iwakuni
$1091
39 km or 24 mi Akitakata
$1019
42 km or 26 mi Takehara
$1019
51 km or 32 mi Mihara
$1024
57 km or 35 mi Yanai
$1025
59 km or 37 mi Miyoshi
$1018
61 km or 38 mi Imabari
$1032
65 km or 40 mi Masuda
$1023
67 km or 41 mi Hamada
$1024
67 km or 41 mi Hikari
$1024
68 km or 42 mi Matsuyama
$1129
68 km or 42 mi Kudamatsu
$1023
69 km or 43 mi Onomichi
$1015
70 km or 44 mi Shunan
$1030
71 km or 44 mi Masaki
$1020
73 km or 45 mi Gotsu
$1020
73 km or 46 mi Iyo
$1021
73 km or 46 mi Shobara
$1024
74 km or 46 mi Fuchu
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Toon
$1018
77 km or 48 mi Tobe
$1018
84 km or 52 mi Fukuyama
$1100
85 km or 53 mi Saijo
$1023
89 km or 55 mi Niihama
$1024
90 km or 56 mi Hofu
$1023
90 km or 56 mi Oda
$1024
93 km or 58 mi Yamaguchi
$849
95 km or 59 mi Ibara
$1024
97 km or 60 mi Hagi
$1023
97 km or 61 mi Kasaoka
$1024
98 km or 61 mi Ozu
$1018
103 km or 64 mi Yawatahama
$1023
105 km or 65 mi Asakuchi
$1023