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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 21.77% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 29.86% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 48.24% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 22.99% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 15.83% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 22.11% lower than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿ 50.00 ฿      -16.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ฿ 500.00 ฿      -37.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 60.00 ฿ 55.00 ฿      -8.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 120.00 ฿ 100.00 ฿      -16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.52 ฿ 58.50 ฿      -21.50 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.23 ฿ 18.40 ฿      +6.81 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.70 ฿ 9.00 ฿      -7.24 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 190.00 ฿ 166.33 ฿      -12.46 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 36.84 ฿ 32.51 ฿      -11.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.16 ฿ 15.37 ฿      -33.65 %
Eggs (12) 58.22 ฿ 50.04 ฿      -14.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 341.02 ฿ 341.78 ฿      +0.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 62.37 ฿ 46.94 ฿      -24.74 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 177.09 ฿ 155.01 ฿      -12.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 47.63 ฿ 34.60 ฿      -27.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 20.41 ฿ 15.71 ฿      -23.04 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.95 ฿ 24.55 ฿      -25.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.28 ฿ 13.29 ฿      -31.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 24.66 ฿ 16.56 ฿      -32.86 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.91 ฿ 13.31 ฿      -33.16 %
Lettuce (1 head) 35.00 ฿ 22.88 ฿      -34.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.84 ฿ 14.17 ฿      -15.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿ 400.00 ฿      -33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 55.81 ฿ 49.70 ฿      -10.94 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 97.75 ฿ 81.25 ฿      -16.88 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 98.00 ฿ 95.00 ฿      -3.06 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿ 20.00 ฿      -33.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,200.00 ฿ 1,000.00 ฿      -16.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿ 35.00 ฿      0.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿ 20.12 ฿      +108.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿ 200.00 ฿      +66.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 106.21 ฿ 97.69 ฿      -8.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 884,500.00 ฿ 650,000.00 ฿      -26.51 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,979.17 ฿ 1,497.43 ฿      -49.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.96 ฿ 1.55 ฿      -20.77 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 615.24 ฿ 593.71 ฿      -3.50 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,149.24 ฿ 1,058.33 ฿      -50.76 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 239.09 ฿ 107.50 ฿      -55.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -25.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,159.42 ฿ 2,075.00 ฿      -3.91 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,339.60 ฿ 950.00 ฿      -29.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,151.35 ฿ 2,887.50 ฿      -8.37 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,648.39 ฿ 1,622.22 ฿      -38.75 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,062.50 ฿ 10,839.29 ฿      -45.97 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,410.00 ฿ 6,511.11 ฿      -22.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 65,344.43 ฿ 27,800.00 ฿      -57.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,696.97 ฿ 16,705.88 ฿      -34.99 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,029.54 ฿ 5,458.01 ฿      -58.11 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,744.46 ฿ 3,402.55 ฿      -40.77 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 24,528.57 ฿ 13,399.92 ฿      -45.37 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.62 6.39      +13.77 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:305118
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB