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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 81.85% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 96.91% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 141.76% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 218.09% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 70.28% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 158.55% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿
(1.43 $)
    385.00 ฿
(11.00 $)
     +670.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 565.00 ฿
(16.14 $)
    1,575.00 ฿
(45.00 $)
     +178.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿
(4.29 $)
    236.25 ฿
(6.75 $)
     +57.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 55.00 ฿
(1.57 $)
    122.50 ฿
(3.50 $)
     +122.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 85.00 ฿
(2.43 $)
    175.00 ฿
(5.00 $)
     +105.88 %
Cappuccino (regular) 58.19 ฿
(1.66 $)
    130.51 ฿
(3.73 $)
     +124.27 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.98 ฿
(0.51 $)
    57.60 ฿
(1.65 $)
     +220.43 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.72 ฿
(0.28 $)
    46.67 ฿
(1.33 $)
     +380.05 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 179.99 ฿
(5.14 $)
    132.09 ฿
(3.77 $)
     -26.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 35.19 ฿
(1.01 $)
    78.96 ฿
(2.26 $)
     +124.40 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 17.70 ฿
(0.51 $)
    52.10 ฿
(1.49 $)
     +194.41 %
Eggs (12) 53.83 ฿
(1.54 $)
    86.06 ฿
(2.46 $)
     +59.88 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 214.90 ฿
(6.14 $)
    155.71 ฿
(4.45 $)
     -27.54 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 46.87 ฿
(1.34 $)
    133.63 ฿
(3.82 $)
     +185.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 40.36 ฿
(1.15 $)
    64.16 ฿
(1.83 $)
     +58.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 30.09 ฿
(0.86 $)
    63.29 ฿
(1.81 $)
     +110.37 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.25 ฿
(0.55 $)
    62.51 ฿
(1.79 $)
     +224.74 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.95 ฿
(0.57 $)
    41.34 ฿
(1.18 $)
     +107.26 %
Lettuce (1 head) 27.37 ฿
(0.78 $)
    55.20 ฿
(1.58 $)
     +101.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.07 ฿
(0.46 $)
    61.78 ฿
(1.77 $)
     +284.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 525.00 ฿
(15.00 $)
    420.00 ฿
(12.00 $)
     -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 47.84 ฿
(1.37 $)
    60.86 ฿
(1.74 $)
     +27.20 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 68.07 ฿
(1.94 $)
    81.54 ฿
(2.33 $)
     +19.80 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿
(2.57 $)
    213.15 ฿
(6.09 $)
     +136.83 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿
(0.57 $)
    70.00 ฿
(2.00 $)
     +250.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(28.57 $)
    2,205.00 ฿
(63.00 $)
     +120.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(1.00 $)
    105.00 ฿
(3.00 $)
     +200.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 13.36 ฿
(0.38 $)
    87.50 ฿
(2.50 $)
     +555.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 130.00 ฿
(3.71 $)
    1,050.00 ฿
(30.00 $)
     +707.69 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 126.81 ฿
(3.62 $)
    100.11 ฿
(2.86 $)
     -21.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿
(21,428.57 $)
    735,000.00 ฿
(21,000.00 $)
     -2.00 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,139.54 ฿
(61.13 $)
    5,551.60 ฿
(158.62 $)
     +159.48 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.77 ฿
(0.05 $)
    5.61 ฿
(0.16 $)
     +216.56 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 637.18 ฿
(18.21 $)
    1,671.74 ฿
(47.76 $)
     +162.37 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,375.72 ฿
(39.31 $)
    1,308.95 ฿
(37.40 $)
     -4.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 222.11 ฿
(6.35 $)
    649.74 ฿
(18.56 $)
     +192.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿
(4.57 $)
    350.00 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +118.75 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,886.15 ฿
(53.89 $)
    1,435.43 ฿
(41.01 $)
     -23.90 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,432.47 ฿
(40.93 $)
    1,247.73 ฿
(35.65 $)
     -12.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,985.42 ฿
(85.30 $)
    2,698.68 ฿
(77.11 $)
     -9.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,201.25 ฿
(62.89 $)
    3,032.18 ฿
(86.63 $)
     +37.75 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,845.67 ฿
(338.45 $)
    34,514.19 ฿
(986.12 $)
     +191.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,898.40 ฿
(197.10 $)
    27,071.41 ฿
(773.47 $)
     +292.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 33,684.02 ฿
(962.40 $)
    59,203.96 ฿
(1,691.54 $)
     +75.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,794.61 ฿
(479.85 $)
    45,897.87 ฿
(1,311.37 $)
     +173.29 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,430.42 ฿
(212.30 $)
    7,309.30 ฿
(208.84 $)
     -1.63 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,690.93 ฿
(134.03 $)
    4,620.99 ฿
(132.03 $)
     -1.49 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 18,268.93 ฿
(521.97 $)
    93,005.90 ฿
(2,657.31 $)
     +409.09 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.14     4.19      -31.71 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2015August, 2015
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB