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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 68.50% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 85.69% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 141.33% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 198.36% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 58.30% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 176.61% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 ฿     325.78 ฿      +551.57 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 500.00 ฿     1,466.03 ฿      +193.21 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 ฿     211.76 ฿      +41.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     114.02 ฿      +90.04 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 82.50 ฿     162.89 ฿      +97.44 %
Cappuccino (regular) 55.54 ฿     120.70 ฿      +117.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 17.38 ฿     53.51 ฿      +207.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.36 ฿     42.25 ฿      +351.38 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 46.26 ฿     32.98 ฿      -28.70 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 37.07 ฿     79.87 ฿      +115.48 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 38.07 ฿     101.59 ฿      +166.84 %
Eggs (12) 52.64 ฿     77.46 ฿      +47.16 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 447.24 ฿     311.62 ฿      -30.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 100.23 ฿     262.55 ฿      +161.95 %
Apples (1kg) 87.95 ฿     124.99 ฿      +42.11 %
Oranges (1kg) 62.64 ฿     124.47 ฿      +98.71 %
Tomato (1kg) 40.04 ฿     127.27 ฿      +217.83 %
Potato (1kg) 44.79 ฿     80.38 ฿      +79.46 %
Lettuce (1 head) 28.20 ฿     52.27 ฿      +85.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.23 ฿     58.17 ฿      +258.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ฿     390.94 ฿      -21.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 46.32 ฿     56.42 ฿      +21.81 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 66.12 ฿     72.20 ฿      +9.20 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     195.47 ฿      +117.19 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     65.16 ฿      +225.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿     2,085.02 ฿      +108.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     97.74 ฿      +179.24 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 8.00 ฿     50.61 ฿      +532.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿     977.35 ฿      +714.46 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 35.33 ฿     25.36 ฿      -28.22 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿     684,146.40 ฿      -8.78 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,085.58 ฿     5,161.00 ฿      +147.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.87 ฿     4.87 ฿      +160.60 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 641.80 ฿     1,528.74 ฿      +138.20 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,374.46 ฿     1,233.69 ฿      -10.24 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 227.50 ฿     597.42 ฿      +162.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     325.78 ฿      +103.61 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,859.86 ฿     1,324.40 ฿      -28.79 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,323.30 ฿     1,161.45 ฿      -12.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 3,008.43 ฿     2,521.29 ฿      -16.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,103.23 ฿     2,764.19 ฿      +31.43 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,811.10 ฿     30,947.81 ฿      +186.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,390.13 ฿     24,596.51 ฿      +284.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 29,597.48 ฿     53,910.59 ฿      +82.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 15,606.72 ฿     41,146.87 ฿      +163.65 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 78,133.33 ฿     64,373.79 ฿      -17.61 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 47,644.38 ฿     42,533.40 ฿      -10.73 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,706.20 ฿     85,811.18 ฿      +413.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.18     4.20      -32.06 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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Currency: THB