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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 76.44% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 94.75% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 147.89% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 229.52% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 60.91% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 258.90% higher than in Thailand
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 53.77 ฿
(1.51 $)
426.94 ฿
(12.00 $)
     +693.95 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 ฿
(16.86 $)
1,778.92 ฿
(50.00 $)
     +196.49 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿
(4.22 $)
249.05 ฿
(7.00 $)
     +66.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 56.00 ฿
(1.57 $)
142.31 ฿
(4.00 $)
     +154.13 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 98.00 ฿
(2.75 $)
177.89 ฿
(5.00 $)
     +81.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 61.10 ฿
(1.72 $)
134.35 ฿
(3.78 $)
     +119.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.67 ฿
(0.50 $)
60.19 ฿
(1.69 $)
     +240.57 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.70 ฿
(0.27 $)
48.37 ฿
(1.36 $)
     +398.84 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 181.60 ฿
(5.10 $)
127.02 ฿
(3.57 $)
     -30.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 34.86 ฿
(0.98 $)
82.40 ฿
(2.32 $)
     +136.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 17.40 ฿
(0.49 $)
56.58 ฿
(1.59 $)
     +225.18 %
Eggs (12) 54.45 ฿
(1.53 $)
96.93 ฿
(2.72 $)
     +78.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 267.03 ฿
(7.51 $)
169.04 ฿
(4.75 $)
     -36.70 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 46.42 ฿
(1.30 $)
139.82 ฿
(3.93 $)
     +201.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 133.92 ฿
(3.76 $)
193.39 ฿
(5.44 $)
     +44.41 %
Apples (1 lb) 40.07 ฿
(1.13 $)
67.75 ฿
(1.90 $)
     +69.08 %
Banana (1 lb) 17.20 ฿
(0.48 $)
26.76 ฿
(0.75 $)
     +55.64 %
Oranges (1 lb) 28.96 ฿
(0.81 $)
65.26 ฿
(1.83 $)
     +125.34 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.14 ฿
(0.51 $)
64.68 ฿
(1.82 $)
     +256.57 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.26 ฿
(0.54 $)
42.07 ฿
(1.18 $)
     +118.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.49 ฿
(0.44 $)
43.27 ฿
(1.22 $)
     +179.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 26.92 ฿
(0.76 $)
56.72 ฿
(1.59 $)
     +110.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.12 ฿
(0.45 $)
62.61 ฿
(1.76 $)
     +288.46 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 550.00 ฿
(15.46 $)
426.94 ฿
(12.00 $)
     -22.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 49.97 ฿
(1.40 $)
64.55 ฿
(1.81 $)
     +29.17 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 74.44 ฿
(2.09 $)
85.05 ฿
(2.39 $)
     +14.25 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿
(2.53 $)
229.48 ฿
(6.45 $)
     +154.98 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿
(0.56 $)
80.05 ฿
(2.25 $)
     +300.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(28.11 $)
2,490.49 ฿
(70.00 $)
     +149.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(0.98 $)
106.74 ฿
(3.00 $)
     +204.96 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 12.87 ฿
(0.36 $)
88.95 ฿
(2.50 $)
     +590.86 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 127.50 ฿
(3.58 $)
1,067.35 ฿
(30.00 $)
     +737.14 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 113.78 ฿
(3.20 $)
86.66 ฿
(2.44 $)
     -23.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 800,000.00 ฿
(22,485.55 $)
758,353.60 ฿
(21,315.00 $)
     -5.21 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,121.65 ฿
(59.63 $)
5,265.72 ฿
(148.00 $)
     +148.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.72 ฿
(0.05 $)
4.02 ฿
(0.11 $)
     +133.38 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 620.08 ฿
(17.43 $)
1,770.73 ฿
(49.77 $)
     +185.56 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,559.25 ฿
(43.83 $)
1,350.90 ฿
(37.97 $)
     -13.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 215.60 ฿
(6.06 $)
616.46 ฿
(17.33 $)
     +185.93 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 170.00 ฿
(4.78 $)
391.36 ฿
(11.00 $)
     +130.21 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,951.36 ฿
(54.85 $)
1,486.25 ฿
(41.77 $)
     -23.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,352.39 ฿
(38.01 $)
1,258.59 ฿
(35.38 $)
     -6.94 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,969.12 ฿
(83.45 $)
2,666.87 ฿
(74.96 $)
     -10.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,155.36 ฿
(60.58 $)
3,243.79 ฿
(91.17 $)
     +50.50 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,015.06 ฿
(365.81 $)
41,573.35 ฿
(1,168.50 $)
     +219.43 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,088.35 ฿
(199.23 $)
31,347.19 ฿
(881.07 $)
     +342.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 39,173.33 ฿
(1,101.04 $)
68,703.82 ฿
(1,931.05 $)
     +75.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 18,832.69 ฿
(529.33 $)
52,001.25 ฿
(1,461.60 $)
     +176.12 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,874.10 ฿
(221.32 $)
7,499.38 ฿
(210.78 $)
     -4.76 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,784.48 ฿
(134.48 $)
4,969.77 ฿
(139.69 $)
     +3.87 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 13,963.53 ฿
(392.47 $)
97,599.42 ฿
(2,743.22 $)
     +598.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.34 4.08      -35.60 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:63915958
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB