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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 62.61% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 72.64% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 99.70% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 165.44% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 57.03% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 268.93% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿     323.00 ฿      +438.33 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 599.00 ฿     1,453.50 ฿      +142.65 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 150.00 ฿     209.95 ฿      +39.97 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     113.05 ฿      +88.42 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 90.00 ฿     161.50 ฿      +79.44 %
Cappuccino (regular) 57.83 ฿     118.81 ฿      +105.45 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.88 ฿     52.26 ฿      +192.25 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.64 ฿     41.77 ฿      +333.27 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 44.80 ฿     32.66 ฿      -27.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 35.47 ฿     78.51 ฿      +121.33 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 37.95 ฿     98.41 ฿      +159.33 %
Eggs (12) 54.69 ฿     74.83 ฿      +36.83 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 451.29 ฿     307.83 ฿      -31.79 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 100.92 ฿     252.19 ฿      +149.89 %
Apples (1kg) 79.90 ฿     123.55 ฿      +54.64 %
Oranges (1kg) 60.68 ฿     121.29 ฿      +99.88 %
Tomato (1kg) 41.24 ฿     124.16 ฿      +201.03 %
Potato (1kg) 49.83 ฿     77.59 ฿      +55.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 27.77 ฿     50.77 ฿      +82.86 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.31 ฿     57.18 ฿      +250.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 525.00 ฿     387.60 ฿      -26.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 46.35 ฿     74.64 ฿      +61.02 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 75.25 ฿     106.88 ฿      +42.03 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     193.80 ฿      +115.33 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     64.60 ฿      +223.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 994.94 ฿     2,228.69 ฿      +124.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     96.90 ฿      +176.86 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 6.23 ฿     50.18 ฿      +705.39 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ฿     969.00 ฿      +869.00 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 39.12 ฿     30.90 ฿      -21.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿     678,297.90 ฿      -9.56 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,319.35 ฿     5,179.62 ฿      +123.32 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.72 ฿     5.10 ฿      +195.58 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 639.29 ฿     1,520.05 ฿      +137.77 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,562.61 ฿     1,275.73 ฿      -18.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 231.49 ฿     575.86 ฿      +148.77 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     323.00 ฿      +101.87 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,813.90 ฿     1,329.79 ฿      -26.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,405.28 ฿     1,161.59 ฿      -17.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 2,847.82 ฿     2,494.62 ฿      -12.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,573.66 ฿     2,732.87 ฿      +6.19 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 14,124.92 ฿     33,196.51 ฿      +135.02 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,675.46 ฿     24,952.97 ฿      +225.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 37,544.40 ฿     56,052.07 ฿      +49.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 18,962.06 ฿     42,177.42 ฿      +122.43 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 86,508.24 ฿     61,302.98 ฿      -29.14 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 55,887.93 ฿     40,537.20 ฿      -27.47 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,742.34 ฿     106,634.70 ฿      +536.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.08     4.21      -30.77 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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