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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 20.67% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 28.22% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 45.00% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 23.93% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 14.79% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 11.13% 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 ฿ 145.00 ฿      -3.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿ 55.00 ฿      -8.33 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 120.00 ฿ 95.00 ฿      -20.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 70.69 ฿ 56.07 ฿      -20.68 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.91 ฿ 17.50 ฿      -2.30 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.59 ฿ 8.47 ฿      -11.75 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 193.30 ฿ 161.17 ฿      -16.62 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 37.82 ฿ 34.18 ฿      -9.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 24.89 ฿ 14.11 ฿      -43.30 %
Eggs (12) 61.16 ฿ 53.20 ฿      -13.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 335.66 ฿ 338.68 ฿      +0.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 62.04 ฿ 44.77 ฿      -27.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 166.82 ฿ 173.88 ฿      +4.23 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.76 ฿ 32.21 ฿      -33.95 %
Banana (1 lb) 21.92 ฿ 13.28 ฿      -39.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 31.25 ฿ 24.38 ฿      -21.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.22 ฿ 15.12 ฿      -21.34 %
Potato (1 lb) 24.04 ฿ 15.88 ฿      -33.96 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.09 ฿ 13.61 ฿      -24.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 33.89 ฿ 20.38 ฿      -39.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.36 ฿ 13.22 ฿      -19.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿ 400.00 ฿      -33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 54.96 ฿ 48.50 ฿      -11.76 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 94.05 ฿ 77.78 ฿      -17.30 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 95.00 ฿ 85.00 ฿      -10.53 %
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 ฿ 37.00 ฿      +5.71 %
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) 110.61 ฿ 103.32 ฿      -6.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 800,000.00 ฿ 650,000.00 ฿      -18.75 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,220.63 ฿ 1,449.79 ฿      -54.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.75 ฿ 1.33 ฿      -23.62 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 625.89 ฿ 601.44 ฿      -3.91 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,120.66 ฿ 1,066.67 ฿      -49.70 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 270.00 ฿ 117.50 ฿      -56.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 190.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -21.05 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,325.71 ฿ 1,860.00 ฿      -20.02 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,539.47 ฿ 1,166.67 ฿      -24.22 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,137.04 ฿ 3,362.50 ฿      +7.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,513.64 ฿ 1,725.00 ฿      -31.37 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,194.44 ฿ 11,815.04 ฿      -41.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,871.79 ฿ 6,861.11 ฿      -22.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 65,937.96 ฿ 29,545.45 ฿      -55.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,807.69 ฿ 18,285.71 ฿      -29.15 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,789.55 ฿ 5,233.49 ฿      -59.08 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,767.09 ฿ 3,437.38 ฿      -40.40 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 23,017.24 ฿ 14,683.25 ฿      -36.21 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.96 6.84      +14.87 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:244105
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB