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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 70.85% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 88.23% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 143.24% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 185.78% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 61.00% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 188.97% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿
(1.50 $)
    333.33 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +566.66 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 580.00 ฿
(17.40 $)
    1,499.98 ฿
(45.00 $)
     +158.62 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿
(4.50 $)
    216.66 ฿
(6.50 $)
     +44.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿
(1.80 $)
    116.67 ฿
(3.50 $)
     +94.44 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 90.00 ฿
(2.70 $)
    166.66 ฿
(5.00 $)
     +85.18 %
Cappuccino (regular) 57.70 ฿
(1.73 $)
    123.72 ฿
(3.71 $)
     +114.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.81 ฿
(0.53 $)
    54.63 ฿
(1.64 $)
     +206.74 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.61 ฿
(0.29 $)
    43.91 ฿
(1.32 $)
     +357.12 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 46.71 ฿
(1.40 $)
    33.98 ฿
(1.02 $)
     -27.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 37.68 ฿
(1.13 $)
    82.14 ฿
(2.46 $)
     +117.99 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 37.96 ฿
(1.14 $)
    104.33 ฿
(3.13 $)
     +174.86 %
Eggs (12) 52.73 ฿
(1.58 $)
    79.92 ฿
(2.40 $)
     +51.56 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 454.61 ฿
(13.64 $)
    321.58 ฿
(9.65 $)
     -29.26 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 102.53 ฿
(3.08 $)
    271.78 ฿
(8.15 $)
     +165.07 %
Apples (1kg) 90.34 ฿
(2.71 $)
    129.26 ฿
(3.88 $)
     +43.08 %
Oranges (1kg) 64.07 ฿
(1.92 $)
    128.77 ฿
(3.86 $)
     +101.00 %
Tomato (1kg) 41.11 ฿
(1.23 $)
    130.56 ฿
(3.92 $)
     +217.60 %
Potato (1kg) 45.08 ฿
(1.35 $)
    84.38 ฿
(2.53 $)
     +87.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 28.06 ฿
(0.84 $)
    52.81 ฿
(1.58 $)
     +88.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.18 ฿
(0.49 $)
    59.39 ฿
(1.78 $)
     +267.04 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ฿
(15.00 $)
    400.00 ฿
(12.00 $)
     -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 46.46 ฿
(1.39 $)
    56.68 ฿
(1.70 $)
     +22.00 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 66.98 ฿
(2.01 $)
    74.92 ฿
(2.25 $)
     +11.86 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿
(2.70 $)
    200.00 ฿
(6.00 $)
     +122.22 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿
(0.60 $)
    66.67 ฿
(2.00 $)
     +233.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(30.00 $)
    2,133.31 ฿
(64.00 $)
     +113.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(1.05 $)
    100.00 ฿
(3.00 $)
     +185.71 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 8.00 ฿
(0.24 $)
    51.78 ฿
(1.55 $)
     +547.26 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 122.50 ฿
(3.68 $)
    999.99 ฿
(30.00 $)
     +716.32 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 34.76 ฿
(1.04 $)
    25.84 ฿
(0.78 $)
     -25.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿
(22,500.23 $)
    699,993.00 ฿
(21,000.00 $)
     -6.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,118.15 ฿
(63.55 $)
    5,301.26 ฿
(159.04 $)
     +150.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.83 ฿
(0.05 $)
    5.23 ฿
(0.16 $)
     +186.11 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 654.90 ฿
(19.65 $)
    1,568.76 ฿
(47.06 $)
     +139.54 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,396.89 ฿
(41.91 $)
    1,267.48 ฿
(38.02 $)
     -9.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 224.50 ฿
(6.74 $)
    618.67 ฿
(18.56 $)
     +175.58 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿
(4.80 $)
    333.33 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +108.33 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,801.47 ฿
(54.04 $)
    1,353.88 ฿
(40.62 $)
     -24.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,361.48 ฿
(40.84 $)
    1,197.19 ฿
(35.92 $)
     -12.07 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,990.58 ฿
(89.72 $)
    2,587.23 ฿
(77.62 $)
     -13.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,110.53 ฿
(63.32 $)
    2,835.96 ฿
(85.08 $)
     +34.37 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,332.31 ฿
(339.97 $)
    32,513.94 ฿
(975.43 $)
     +186.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,642.20 ฿
(199.27 $)
    25,495.55 ฿
(764.87 $)
     +283.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 30,708.64 ฿
(921.27 $)
    56,300.18 ฿
(1,689.02 $)
     +83.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,038.46 ฿
(481.16 $)
    43,121.82 ฿
(1,293.67 $)
     +168.87 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 78,313.89 ฿
(2,349.44 $)
    71,620.86 ฿
(2,148.65 $)
     -8.55 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 48,719.82 ฿
(1,461.61 $)
    46,848.51 ฿
(1,405.47 $)
     -3.84 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,470.00 ฿
(494.10 $)
    89,584.78 ฿
(2,687.57 $)
     +443.93 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.12     4.20      -31.29 %
 
Last updateMay, 2015May, 2015
Contributors:5119631
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB