Gold Coast vs Matsuyama - Cost of Living Comparison

Gold Coast Matsuyama
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1776
$1129
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4282
$2680
🏠 One person rent
$1000
$511
🏘️ Family rent
$1679
$818
🍽️ Food expenses
$477
$406
🚐 Transport expenses
$165
$119
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3864
$2429
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
20 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
48
53
😀 Quality of life
90
70
🏙️ Population
638K
507K

The cost of living in Gold Coast is 57% more expensive than in Matsuyama. Cities ranked 2046th and 4225th ($1776 vs $1129) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 14th and 39th 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 2.2 months in Matsuyama. Gold Coast ranked 6th best city to live in Australia vs Matsuyama ranked 532nd in Japan, while ranked 104th and 2318th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gold Coast vs Matsuyama

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Gold Coast Matsuyama
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.9
$6.07
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$62.6
$26.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.81
$5.32
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.59
$2.25
 Cappuccino
$3.43
$3.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.49
$1.02
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1207
$587
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$780
$324
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2335
$748
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1293
$603
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.5
$94.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$125
$146
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$52.3
$40.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.69%
1.25%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9231
$3727
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6718
$2331
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.43
$1.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$111
$62.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.2
$21.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$1.62
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.97
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.81
$12.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
$8.27
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$37.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.93
$5.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$2.51
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.51
$5.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
$3.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.57
$1.58
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$7.24
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$2.28
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.89
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.18
$10.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.06
$3.59
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
$1.52
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.85
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49
$56.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$9.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45.2
$33.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$15.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.7
$48.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$107
$50.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1465
$288
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18118
$11293

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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

Cities near Matsuyama

Distance City Cost of living
7.2 km or 4.5 mi Masaki
$1020
9.7 km or 6 mi Tobe
$1018
10 km or 6.4 mi Iyo
$1021
11 km or 6.7 mi Toon
$1018
34 km or 21 mi Imabari
$1032
39 km or 25 mi Saijo
$1023
42 km or 26 mi Ozu
$1018
50 km or 31 mi Kure
$1050
50 km or 31 mi Niihama
$1024
52 km or 32 mi Yawatahama
$1023
53 km or 33 mi Etajima
$1019
57 km or 36 mi Seiyo
$1023
58 km or 36 mi Takehara
$1019
58 km or 36 mi Kumano
$1022
63 km or 39 mi Iwakuni
$1091
63 km or 39 mi Yanai
$1025
64 km or 40 mi Kaita
$1020
65 km or 40 mi Higashihiroshima
$1046
67 km or 42 mi Otake
$1021
68 km or 42 mi Hiroshima
$1227
68 km or 42 mi Susaki
$1019
69 km or 43 mi Ino
$1022
70 km or 43 mi Hatsukaichi
$1021
70 km or 44 mi Uwajima
$1024
72 km or 44 mi Tosa
$1020
73 km or 45 mi Mihara
$1024
74 km or 46 mi Shikokuchuo
$1025
76 km or 47 mi Onomichi
$1015
77 km or 48 mi Kochi
$1054
77 km or 48 mi Hikari
$1024
85 km or 53 mi Kudamatsu
$1023
86 km or 53 mi Nankoku
$1022
89 km or 55 mi Kami
$1023
89 km or 55 mi Kan'onji
$1024
91 km or 57 mi Fukuyama
$1100
91 km or 57 mi Konan
$1021
92 km or 57 mi Shunan
$1030
92 km or 57 mi Fuchu
$1020
93 km or 57 mi Mitoyo
$1021
93 km or 58 mi Akitakata
$1019