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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 63.76% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 75.76% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 109.67% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 173.85% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 55.50% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 261.97% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 55.00 ฿     328.28 ฿      +496.88 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 ฿     1,477.28 ฿      +146.21 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 150.00 ฿     213.38 ฿      +42.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     114.90 ฿      +91.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 90.00 ฿     164.14 ฿      +82.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 57.44 ฿     121.22 ฿      +111.03 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 18.12 ฿     53.42 ฿      +194.85 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.52 ฿     42.55 ฿      +346.86 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 44.84 ฿     33.20 ฿      -25.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 35.62 ฿     80.11 ฿      +124.90 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 39.44 ฿     100.74 ฿      +155.42 %
Eggs (12) 54.53 ฿     76.82 ฿      +40.88 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 478.87 ฿     314.92 ฿      -34.24 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 102.88 ฿     259.42 ฿      +152.16 %
Apples (1kg) 84.27 ฿     125.91 ฿      +49.42 %
Oranges (1kg) 64.85 ฿     124.77 ฿      +92.39 %
Tomato (1kg) 42.90 ฿     127.12 ฿      +196.34 %
Potato (1kg) 49.00 ฿     80.21 ฿      +63.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 28.65 ฿     52.07 ฿      +81.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.25 ฿     58.37 ฿      +259.12 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 550.00 ฿     393.94 ฿      -28.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 46.45 ฿     76.18 ฿      +64.02 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 76.41 ฿     109.44 ฿      +43.23 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     196.97 ฿      +118.86 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     65.66 ฿      +228.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 947.00 ฿     2,265.16 ฿      +139.19 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     98.49 ฿      +181.39 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 6.57 ฿     51.00 ฿      +676.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿     978.29 ฿      +715.24 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 38.96 ฿     31.23 ฿      -19.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 760,000.00 ฿     689,396.40 ฿      -9.29 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,361.38 ฿     5,227.52 ฿      +121.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.71 ฿     5.11 ฿      +198.97 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 635.16 ฿     1,541.53 ฿      +142.70 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,497.98 ฿     1,297.75 ฿      -13.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 237.99 ฿     587.76 ฿      +146.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     328.28 ฿      +105.18 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,765.42 ฿     1,347.31 ฿      -23.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,389.56 ฿     1,174.28 ฿      -15.49 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 2,822.66 ฿     2,548.84 ฿      -9.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,534.18 ฿     2,792.55 ฿      +10.20 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,368.64 ฿     33,668.63 ฿      +151.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,193.46 ฿     25,412.94 ฿      +253.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 36,867.09 ฿     56,952.89 ฿      +54.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 18,377.18 ฿     42,906.70 ฿      +133.48 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 88,310.15 ฿     62,516.42 ฿      -29.21 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 57,705.36 ฿     41,200.42 ฿      -28.60 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 17,103.12 ฿     108,813.36 ฿      +536.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.07     4.22      -30.44 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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