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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 22.67% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 30.15% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 47.33% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 23.85% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 17.54% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 16.62% 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 ฿ 53.00 ฿      -11.67 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 120.00 ฿ 95.00 ฿      -20.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.46 ฿ 57.14 ฿      -23.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.91 ฿ 18.29 ฿      +2.11 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.75 ฿ 8.94 ฿      -8.29 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 189.12 ฿ 163.92 ฿      -13.32 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 37.65 ฿ 32.51 ฿      -13.66 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 22.68 ฿ 14.77 ฿      -34.87 %
Eggs (12) 60.09 ฿ 50.50 ฿      -15.95 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 337.55 ฿ 341.78 ฿      +1.25 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 61.11 ฿ 46.94 ฿      -23.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 181.57 ฿ 155.01 ฿      -14.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 50.27 ฿ 32.21 ฿      -35.94 %
Banana (1 lb) 20.79 ฿ 14.01 ฿      -32.62 %
Oranges (1 lb) 33.23 ฿ 23.34 ฿      -29.76 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.91 ฿ 13.29 ฿      -33.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 25.25 ฿ 16.48 ฿      -34.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.61 ฿ 13.31 ฿      -32.12 %
Lettuce (1 head) 32.50 ฿ 22.88 ฿      -29.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.41 ฿ 13.50 ฿      -17.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿ 400.00 ฿      -33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 54.59 ฿ 48.56 ฿      -11.06 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 99.75 ฿ 81.25 ฿      -18.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 95.00 ฿ 92.50 ฿      -2.63 %
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) 11.27 ฿ 24.14 ฿      +114.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿ 200.00 ฿      +66.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 108.01 ฿ 98.02 ฿      -9.24 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 850,000.00 ฿ 650,000.00 ฿      -23.53 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,033.72 ฿ 1,538.99 ฿      -49.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.97 ฿ 1.44 ฿      -27.09 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 618.47 ฿ 598.00 ฿      -3.31 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,151.56 ฿ 1,056.41 ฿      -50.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 258.33 ฿ 106.00 ฿      -58.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -25.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,168.31 ฿ 1,750.00 ฿      -19.29 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,431.60 ฿ 1,166.67 ฿      -18.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,174.29 ฿ 3,011.11 ฿      -5.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,665.52 ฿ 1,622.22 ฿      -39.14 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,304.35 ฿ 11,021.29 ฿      -45.72 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,489.58 ฿ 6,800.00 ฿      -19.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 64,219.38 ฿ 28,000.00 ฿      -56.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,545.45 ฿ 16,625.00 ฿      -34.92 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,580.13 ฿ 5,516.07 ฿      -59.38 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,794.78 ฿ 3,540.61 ฿      -38.90 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 23,833.33 ฿ 13,881.73 ฿      -41.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.77 6.57      +13.79 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:280119
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB