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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 63.88% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 74.34% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 102.80% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 167.67% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 58.14% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 268.95% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿     325.30 ฿      +442.17 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 598.00 ฿     1,463.85 ฿      +144.79 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 150.00 ฿     211.44 ฿      +40.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     113.85 ฿      +89.76 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 90.00 ฿     162.65 ฿      +80.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 57.55 ฿     119.69 ฿      +107.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.96 ฿     52.64 ฿      +193.00 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.69 ฿     42.06 ฿      +334.07 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 44.80 ฿     32.88 ฿      -26.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 35.48 ฿     79.03 ฿      +122.74 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 37.96 ฿     99.12 ฿      +161.11 %
Eggs (12) 54.69 ฿     75.35 ฿      +37.77 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 451.29 ฿     310.13 ฿      -31.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 100.94 ฿     254.00 ฿      +151.64 %
Apples (1kg) 79.93 ฿     124.42 ฿      +55.66 %
Oranges (1kg) 60.71 ฿     122.36 ฿      +101.55 %
Tomato (1kg) 41.24 ฿     124.76 ฿      +202.50 %
Potato (1kg) 49.84 ฿     78.28 ฿      +57.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 27.77 ฿     51.19 ฿      +84.35 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.31 ฿     57.61 ฿      +253.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 525.00 ฿     390.36 ฿      -25.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 46.35 ฿     74.95 ฿      +61.69 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 75.25 ฿     107.45 ฿      +42.79 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     195.18 ฿      +116.87 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     65.06 ฿      +225.30 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 995.35 ฿     2,244.56 ฿      +125.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     97.59 ฿      +178.83 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 6.25 ฿     50.53 ฿      +708.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ฿     975.90 ฿      +875.90 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 39.08 ฿     31.09 ฿      -20.45 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿     683,127.90 ฿      -8.92 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,319.68 ฿     5,210.87 ฿      +124.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.75 ฿     5.16 ฿      +193.98 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 638.59 ฿     1,532.05 ฿      +139.91 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,546.93 ฿     1,284.49 ฿      -16.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 231.48 ฿     581.32 ฿      +151.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     325.30 ฿      +103.31 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,814.08 ฿     1,337.08 ฿      -26.29 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,405.28 ฿     1,168.08 ฿      -16.88 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 2,848.54 ฿     2,509.20 ฿      -11.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,573.66 ฿     2,755.04 ฿      +7.05 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 14,053.23 ฿     33,392.29 ฿      +137.61 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,628.62 ฿     25,169.16 ฿      +229.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 37,162.15 ฿     56,431.88 ฿      +51.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 18,824.96 ฿     42,517.20 ฿      +125.86 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 86,529.67 ฿     61,928.23 ฿      -28.43 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 55,887.93 ฿     40,925.58 ฿      -26.77 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,748.21 ฿     107,731.15 ฿      +543.24 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.08     4.21      -30.75 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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