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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 67.30% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 84.12% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 138.83% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 197.08% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 56.19% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 219.68% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿     323.70 ฿      +547.40 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 500.00 ฿     1,456.65 ฿      +191.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿     210.40 ฿      +40.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     113.29 ฿      +88.82 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 80.00 ฿     161.85 ฿      +102.31 %
Cappuccino (regular) 55.48 ฿     119.65 ฿      +115.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.27 ฿     52.73 ฿      +205.35 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.44 ฿     41.78 ฿      +342.43 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 46.35 ฿     32.85 ฿      -29.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 37.50 ฿     79.35 ฿      +111.59 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 38.86 ฿     100.03 ฿      +157.38 %
Eggs (12) 53.61 ฿     76.33 ฿      +42.38 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 455.18 ฿     310.09 ฿      -31.87 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 99.33 ฿     259.72 ฿      +161.46 %
Apples (1kg) 89.46 ฿     124.55 ฿      +39.23 %
Oranges (1kg) 64.13 ฿     123.73 ฿      +92.94 %
Tomato (1kg) 41.96 ฿     126.47 ฿      +201.42 %
Potato (1kg) 46.19 ฿     79.71 ฿      +72.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 28.20 ฿     52.01 ฿      +84.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.54 ฿     57.76 ฿      +249.22 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ฿     388.44 ฿      -22.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 45.95 ฿     76.11 ฿      +65.64 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.97 ฿     109.63 ฿      +54.48 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     194.22 ฿      +115.80 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     64.74 ฿      +223.70 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 925.00 ฿     2,071.67 ฿      +123.96 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     97.11 ฿      +177.46 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 8.00 ฿     50.28 ฿      +528.55 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿     967.86 ฿      +706.55 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 36.80 ฿     26.67 ฿      -27.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿     679,767.90 ฿      -9.36 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,086.34 ฿     5,098.44 ฿      +144.37 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.87 ฿     4.98 ฿      +166.22 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 640.84 ฿     1,517.86 ฿      +136.86 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,355.71 ฿     1,235.14 ฿      -8.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 231.43 ฿     596.73 ฿      +157.85 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     323.70 ฿      +102.31 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,775.08 ฿     1,322.37 ฿      -25.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,324.19 ฿     1,155.27 ฿      -12.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 2,987.34 ฿     2,506.65 ฿      -16.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,190.00 ฿     2,747.71 ฿      +25.47 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,551.79 ฿     30,760.73 ฿      +191.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,350.83 ฿     24,243.54 ฿      +281.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 29,583.68 ฿     53,512.03 ฿      +80.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 15,968.60 ฿     40,642.91 ฿      +154.52 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 77,185.19 ฿     62,785.52 ฿      -18.66 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 48,350.00 ฿     42,041.13 ฿      -13.05 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,315.50 ฿     96,033.65 ฿      +488.60 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.21     4.22      -32.03 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015February, 2015
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Currency: THB