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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 21.69% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 29.70% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 47.94% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 22.95% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 15.82% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 21.59% 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 ฿ 54.00 ฿      -10.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 120.00 ฿ 100.00 ฿      -16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 73.49 ฿ 58.50 ฿      -20.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.74 ฿ 18.29 ฿      +3.06 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.85 ฿ 9.00 ฿      -8.59 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 188.85 ฿ 165.72 ฿      -12.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 37.05 ฿ 32.51 ฿      -12.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.39 ฿ 15.37 ฿      -34.29 %
Eggs (12) 58.79 ฿ 50.87 ฿      -13.47 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 337.55 ฿ 341.78 ฿      +1.25 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 62.57 ฿ 46.94 ฿      -24.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 177.36 ฿ 155.01 ฿      -12.60 %
Apples (1 lb) 47.06 ฿ 34.60 ฿      -26.47 %
Banana (1 lb) 20.59 ฿ 15.71 ฿      -23.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.47 ฿ 24.55 ฿      -24.38 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.00 ฿ 13.29 ฿      -33.53 %
Potato (1 lb) 25.25 ฿ 16.48 ฿      -34.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.75 ฿ 13.31 ฿      -32.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 33.64 ฿ 22.88 ฿      -31.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.76 ฿ 13.64 ฿      -18.63 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿ 400.00 ฿      -33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 55.78 ฿ 48.56 ฿      -12.95 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 100.50 ฿ 81.25 ฿      -19.15 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 98.00 ฿ 92.50 ฿      -5.61 %
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) 10.06 ฿ 24.14 ฿      +140.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿ 200.00 ฿      +66.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 107.31 ฿ 98.22 ฿      -8.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 869,000.00 ฿ 650,000.00 ฿      -25.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,980.38 ฿ 1,472.53 ฿      -50.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.98 ฿ 1.55 ฿      -21.74 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 620.80 ฿ 598.50 ฿      -3.59 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,173.64 ฿ 1,052.38 ฿      -51.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 279.17 ฿ 107.50 ฿      -61.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -25.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,166.64 ฿ 1,944.44 ฿      -10.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,403.46 ฿ 1,171.43 ฿      -16.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,102.86 ฿ 3,011.11 ฿      -2.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,626.67 ฿ 1,725.00 ฿      -34.33 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,104.17 ฿ 10,921.00 ฿      -45.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,468.75 ฿ 6,659.26 ฿      -21.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 64,892.59 ฿ 27,642.86 ฿      -57.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,696.97 ฿ 16,812.50 ฿      -34.57 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,647.79 ฿ 5,458.01 ฿      -60.01 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,863.77 ฿ 3,402.55 ฿      -41.97 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 24,308.82 ฿ 13,399.92 ฿      -44.88 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.66 6.39      +12.93 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:291120
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB