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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 68.32% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 86.22% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 145.13% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 199.99% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 57.89% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 223.93% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿     327.82 ฿      +555.65 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 500.00 ฿     1,475.21 ฿      +195.04 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿     213.09 ฿      +42.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     114.74 ฿      +91.23 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 85.00 ฿     163.91 ฿      +92.84 %
Cappuccino (regular) 54.79 ฿     121.01 ฿      +120.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.20 ฿     53.36 ฿      +210.12 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.41 ฿     42.28 ฿      +349.51 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 45.52 ฿     33.21 ฿      -27.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 37.24 ฿     80.22 ฿      +115.43 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 38.89 ฿     101.05 ฿      +159.86 %
Eggs (12) 53.90 ฿     77.17 ฿      +43.16 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 462.32 ฿     315.23 ฿      -31.82 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 99.72 ฿     263.17 ฿      +163.91 %
Apples (1kg) 86.33 ฿     125.77 ฿      +45.69 %
Oranges (1kg) 65.14 ฿     125.17 ฿      +92.14 %
Tomato (1kg) 41.81 ฿     127.56 ฿      +205.10 %
Potato (1kg) 47.19 ฿     80.39 ฿      +70.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 27.57 ฿     52.37 ฿      +89.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.39 ฿     58.60 ฿      +257.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ฿     393.39 ฿      -21.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 45.95 ฿     76.54 ฿      +66.57 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.97 ฿     110.30 ฿      +55.42 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     196.70 ฿      +118.55 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     65.56 ฿      +227.82 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 900.00 ฿     2,098.08 ฿      +133.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     98.35 ฿      +180.99 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 8.00 ฿     50.93 ฿      +536.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿     980.20 ฿      +716.83 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 38.67 ฿     29.68 ฿      -23.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿     688,432.50 ฿      -8.21 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,126.61 ฿     5,172.58 ฿      +143.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.89 ฿     5.03 ฿      +166.55 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 650.00 ฿     1,536.92 ฿      +136.45 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,349.42 ฿     1,264.61 ฿      -6.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 238.31 ฿     597.38 ฿      +150.67 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     327.82 ฿      +104.89 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,662.58 ฿     1,335.28 ฿      -19.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,326.12 ฿     1,168.74 ฿      -11.87 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 2,853.70 ฿     2,542.13 ฿      -10.92 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,206.67 ฿     2,779.08 ฿      +25.94 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,543.47 ฿     31,266.04 ฿      +196.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,230.23 ฿     24,599.11 ฿      +294.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 29,263.67 ฿     54,186.71 ฿      +85.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 15,704.44 ฿     41,296.01 ฿      +162.96 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 75,153.85 ฿     63,691.87 ฿      -15.25 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 47,656.25 ฿     42,551.38 ฿      -10.71 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,262.25 ฿     98,097.63 ฿      +503.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.18     4.22      -31.63 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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Currency: THB