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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 18.47% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 28.98% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 51.98% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 23.97% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 9.16% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 33.05% 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) 151.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -0.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 60.00 ฿ 55.00 ฿      -8.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 125.00 ฿ 100.00 ฿      -20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 77.38 ฿ 58.10 ฿      -24.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.71 ฿ 17.71 ฿      -0.02 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.43 ฿ 9.10 ฿      -3.59 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 195.35 ฿ 175.34 ฿      -10.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 38.27 ฿ 32.93 ฿      -13.96 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 20.41 ฿ 16.08 ฿      -21.22 %
Eggs (12) 59.03 ฿ 50.40 ฿      -14.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 305.92 ฿ 343.29 ฿      +12.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 61.72 ฿ 48.96 ฿      -20.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 148.90 ฿ 189.65 ฿      +27.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 50.02 ฿ 35.95 ฿      -28.13 %
Banana (1 lb) 21.55 ฿ 15.71 ฿      -27.09 %
Oranges (1 lb) 33.21 ฿ 24.55 ฿      -26.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.40 ฿ 14.08 ฿      -23.44 %
Potato (1 lb) 26.61 ฿ 17.69 ฿      -33.52 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.11 ฿ 13.53 ฿      -32.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 41.00 ฿ 22.00 ฿      -46.34 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.96 ฿ 14.31 ฿      -20.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿ 400.00 ฿      -42.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 57.38 ฿ 51.18 ฿      -10.80 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 98.12 ฿ 81.25 ฿      -17.20 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 100.00 ฿ 95.00 ฿      -5.00 %
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 ฿ 16.09 ฿      +66.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿ 200.00 ฿      +66.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 102.96 ฿ 97.45 ฿      -5.36 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 850,000.00 ฿ 650,000.00 ฿      -23.53 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 840,818.18 ฿ 844,000.00 ฿      +0.38 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,866.64 ฿ 1,605.67 ฿      -43.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.06 ฿ 1.46 ฿      -29.29 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 620.49 ฿ 596.16 ฿      -3.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,294.84 ฿ 1,075.00 ฿      -53.16 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 250.83 ฿ 107.50 ฿      -57.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -25.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,153.64 ฿ 2,110.00 ฿      -2.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,387.08 ฿ 888.89 ฿      -35.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,177.78 ฿ 2,677.78 ฿      -15.73 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,565.52 ฿ 1,622.22 ฿      -36.77 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,577.78 ฿ 10,781.25 ฿      -47.61 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,968.75 ฿ 6,041.94 ฿      -24.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 66,912.12 ฿ 26,277.78 ฿      -60.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 27,068.97 ฿ 15,736.84 ฿      -41.86 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,001.70 ฿ 5,316.07 ฿      -62.03 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,833.28 ฿ 3,199.97 ฿      -45.14 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 25,272.73 ฿ 12,016.58 ฿      -52.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.61 6.13      +9.38 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:312127
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB