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Cost of Living Comparison Between Washington, DC and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 58.28% lower than in Washington, DC
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 68.83% lower than in Washington, DC
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 83.31% lower than in Washington, DC
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 77.82% lower than in Washington, DC
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 47.04% lower than in Washington, DC
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 68.57% lower than in Washington, DC
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(528.91 ฿)
1.42 $
(50.00 ฿)
     -90.55 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(2,468.23 ฿)
14.18 $
(500.00 ฿)
     -79.74 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(246.82 ฿)
4.25 $
(150.00 ฿)
     -39.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(211.56 ฿)
1.56 $
(55.00 ฿)
     -74.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(246.82 ฿)
2.84 $
(100.00 ฿)
     -59.49 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.94 $
(138.99 ฿)
1.66 $
(58.50 ฿)
     -57.91 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.87 $
(65.99 ฿)
0.52 $
(18.40 ฿)
     -72.12 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.73 $
(61.03 ฿)
0.26 $
(9.00 ฿)
     -85.25 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.87 $
(136.59 ฿)
4.72 $
(166.33 ฿)
     +21.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.04 $
(107.02 ฿)
0.92 $
(32.51 ฿)
     -69.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.39 $
(84.22 ฿)
0.44 $
(15.37 ฿)
     -81.75 %
Eggs (12) 3.62 $
(127.51 ฿)
1.42 $
(50.04 ฿)
     -60.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.00 $
(246.82 ฿)
9.69 $
(341.78 ฿)
     +38.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.63 $
(163.26 ฿)
1.33 $
(46.94 ฿)
     -71.25 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.16 $
(287.84 ฿)
4.40 $
(155.01 ฿)
     -46.15 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.80 $
(63.47 ฿)
0.98 $
(34.60 ฿)
     -45.48 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 $
(26.09 ฿)
0.45 $
(15.71 ฿)
     -39.80 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 $
(37.02 ฿)
0.70 $
(24.55 ฿)
     -33.68 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.65 $
(93.44 ฿)
0.38 $
(13.29 ฿)
     -85.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.04 $
(36.67 ฿)
0.47 $
(16.56 ฿)
     -54.85 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.50 $
(52.75 ฿)
0.38 $
(13.31 ฿)
     -74.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.05 $
(72.28 ฿)
0.65 $
(22.88 ฿)
     -68.35 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $
(70.65 ฿)
0.40 $
(14.17 ฿)
     -79.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(528.91 ฿)
11.34 $
(400.00 ฿)
     -24.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.00 $
(35.26 ฿)
1.41 $
(49.70 ฿)
     +40.95 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.00 $
(70.34 ฿)
2.30 $
(81.25 ฿)
     +15.50 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 $
(317.34 ฿)
2.69 $
(95.00 ฿)
     -70.06 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $
(105.78 ฿)
0.57 $
(20.00 ฿)
     -81.09 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 231.00 $
(8,145.18 ฿)
28.36 $
(1,000.00 ฿)
     -87.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(114.60 ฿)
0.99 $
(35.00 ฿)
     -69.46 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.88 $
(101.37 ฿)
0.57 $
(20.12 ฿)
     -80.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $
(881.51 ฿)
5.67 $
(200.00 ฿)
     -77.31 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.47 $
(86.97 ฿)
2.77 $
(97.69 ฿)
     +12.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,175.00 $
(711,380.59 ฿)
18,434.23 $
(650,000.00 ฿)
     -8.63 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 139.98 $
(4,935.93 ฿)
42.47 $
(1,497.43 ฿)
     -69.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(3.53 ฿)
0.04 $
(1.55 ฿)
     -56.04 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 56.81 $
(2,003.06 ฿)
16.84 $
(593.71 ฿)
     -70.36 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 64.29 $
(2,266.97 ฿)
30.01 $
(1,058.33 ฿)
     -53.31 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.50 $
(934.40 ฿)
3.05 $
(107.50 ฿)
     -88.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(458.39 ฿)
4.25 $
(150.00 ฿)
     -67.28 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 51.67 $
(1,821.77 ฿)
58.85 $
(2,075.00 ฿)
     +13.90 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.33 $
(1,492.68 ฿)
26.94 $
(950.00 ฿)
     -36.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.58 $
(2,946.94 ฿)
81.89 $
(2,887.50 ฿)
     -2.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 137.13 $
(4,835.26 ฿)
46.01 $
(1,622.22 ฿)
     -66.45 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,104.04 $
(74,189.35 ฿)
307.41 $
(10,839.29 ฿)
     -85.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,650.00 $
(58,179.82 ฿)
184.66 $
(6,511.11 ฿)
     -88.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,970.14 $
(139,989.22 ฿)
788.42 $
(27,800.00 ฿)
     -80.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,778.28 $
(97,963.59 ฿)
473.78 $
(16,705.88 ฿)
     -82.95 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 510.13 $
(17,987.36 ฿)
154.79 $
(5,458.01 ฿)
     -69.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 257.84 $
(9,091.44 ฿)
96.50 $
(3,402.55 ฿)
     -62.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,878.79 $
(136,768.18 ฿)
380.03 $
(13,399.92 ฿)
     -90.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.85 6.39      +65.95 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:232118
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD