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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 17.92% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 27.52% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 49.28% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 23.24% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 9.11% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 30.92% 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) 122.69 ฿ 100.00 ฿      -18.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.84 ฿ 58.57 ฿      -21.74 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.71 ฿ 18.00 ฿      +1.61 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.70 ฿ 9.06 ฿      -6.63 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 195.35 ฿ 169.03 ฿      -13.47 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 38.13 ฿ 32.51 ฿      -14.75 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.83 ฿ 16.08 ฿      -32.53 %
Eggs (12) 57.81 ฿ 51.62 ฿      -10.71 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 318.42 ฿ 366.35 ฿      +15.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 64.11 ฿ 45.36 ฿      -29.25 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 169.33 ฿ 189.65 ฿      +12.00 %
Apples (1 lb) 51.14 ฿ 35.95 ฿      -29.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 20.82 ฿ 16.48 ฿      -20.85 %
Oranges (1 lb) 33.23 ฿ 24.55 ฿      -26.10 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.73 ฿ 14.43 ฿      -26.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 25.48 ฿ 17.69 ฿      -30.58 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.82 ฿ 13.53 ฿      -35.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 37.00 ฿ 22.88 ฿      -38.18 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.29 ฿ 14.45 ฿      -16.38 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿ 400.00 ฿      -33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 56.04 ฿ 49.64 ฿      -11.43 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 102.35 ฿ 77.78 ฿      -24.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 100.00 ฿ 107.50 ฿      +7.50 %
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) 104.82 ฿ 96.97 ฿      -7.49 %
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) 828,500.00 ฿ 844,000.00 ฿      +1.87 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,947.26 ฿ 1,526.46 ฿      -48.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.03 ฿ 1.50 ฿      -26.03 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 617.12 ฿ 595.01 ฿      -3.58 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,211.98 ฿ 1,098.44 ฿      -50.34 %
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) 2,153.33 ฿ 2,122.22 ฿      -1.44 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,312.08 ฿ 928.57 ฿      -29.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,140.00 ฿ 2,788.89 ฿      -11.18 %
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 20,266.67 ฿ 10,633.33 ฿      -47.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,978.72 ฿ 6,226.67 ฿      -21.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 64,996.86 ฿ 27,277.78 ฿      -58.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,790.13 ฿ 16,235.29 ฿      -37.05 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,494.05 ฿ 5,161.24 ฿      -61.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,744.46 ฿ 3,189.64 ฿      -44.47 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 25,590.91 ฿ 12,813.27 ฿      -49.93 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.39 6.45      +19.64 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:296123
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB