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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 16.65% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 27.33% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 50.61% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 22.17% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 7.33% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 27.51% 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) 120.19 ฿ 105.00 ฿      -12.64 %
Cappuccino (regular) 72.22 ฿ 58.57 ฿      -18.90 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.55 ฿ 18.59 ฿      +5.89 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.19 ฿ 9.30 ฿      +1.20 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 191.89 ฿ 166.90 ฿      -13.02 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 37.22 ฿ 33.41 ฿      -10.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 20.57 ฿ 15.83 ฿      -23.06 %
Eggs (12) 59.65 ฿ 51.95 ฿      -12.90 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 252.65 ฿ 366.35 ฿      +45.00 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 61.24 ฿ 47.57 ฿      -22.31 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 170.56 ฿ 174.53 ฿      +2.33 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.84 ฿ 36.00 ฿      -26.28 %
Banana (1 lb) 22.89 ฿ 16.48 ฿      -27.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 33.98 ฿ 23.34 ฿      -31.32 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.90 ฿ 14.00 ฿      -25.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 28.65 ฿ 16.84 ฿      -41.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.11 ฿ 13.80 ฿      -31.36 %
Lettuce (1 head) 38.75 ฿ 20.56 ฿      -46.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.63 ฿ 14.50 ฿      -17.77 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿ 450.00 ฿      -35.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.14 ฿ 50.27 ฿      -13.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 97.22 ฿ 92.22 ฿      -5.14 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 110.00 ฿ 95.00 ฿      -13.64 %
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) 102.20 ฿ 96.07 ฿      -6.00 %
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) 824,400.00 ฿ 914,666.67 ฿      +10.95 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,720.64 ฿ 1,713.01 ฿      -37.04 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.03 ฿ 1.58 ฿      -22.16 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 616.60 ฿ 601.01 ฿      -2.53 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,236.29 ฿ 1,098.21 ฿      -50.89 %
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) 2,123.20 ฿ 2,387.50 ฿      +12.45 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,263.46 ฿ 850.00 ฿      -32.72 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,112.82 ฿ 2,487.50 ฿      -20.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,623.33 ฿ 1,550.00 ฿      -40.91 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,420.00 ฿ 11,015.62 ฿      -46.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,132.08 ฿ 6,288.07 ฿      -22.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 64,604.29 ฿ 26,555.56 ฿      -58.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,000.00 ฿ 15,975.00 ฿      -42.95 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,647.79 ฿ 5,167.69 ฿      -62.14 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,913.23 ฿ 3,135.45 ฿      -46.98 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 25,818.18 ฿ 13,600.00 ฿      -47.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.46 6.12      +11.94 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:306122
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB