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Cost of Living Comparison Between Thailand and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 64.72% higher than in Thailand
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 75.68% higher than in Thailand
Rent Prices in United States are 105.76% higher than in Thailand
Restaurant Prices in United States are 165.84% higher than in Thailand
Groceries Prices in United States are 58.32% higher than in Thailand
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 274.18% higher than in Thailand

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  Thailand  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿     323.50 ฿      +439.16 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 ฿     1,455.75 ฿      +142.62 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 150.00 ฿     210.27 ฿      +40.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00 ฿     113.22 ฿      +88.71 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 90.00 ฿     161.75 ฿      +79.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 57.50 ฿     118.90 ฿      +106.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 18.00 ฿     52.14 ฿      +189.74 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 9.81 ฿     41.79 ฿      +326.24 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 44.69 ฿     32.68 ฿      -26.88 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 35.46 ฿     78.56 ฿      +121.57 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 37.13 ฿     98.20 ฿      +164.50 %
Eggs (12) 54.37 ฿     74.68 ฿      +37.36 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 456.97 ฿     307.51 ฿      -32.71 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 99.03 ฿     250.71 ฿      +153.16 %
Apples (1kg) 78.19 ฿     123.68 ฿      +58.18 %
Oranges (1kg) 60.53 ฿     121.16 ฿      +100.18 %
Tomato (1kg) 40.79 ฿     124.24 ฿      +204.55 %
Potato (1kg) 49.57 ฿     77.73 ฿      +56.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 26.45 ฿     50.88 ฿      +92.35 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.19 ฿     57.19 ฿      +253.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ฿     388.20 ฿      -22.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 45.98 ฿     74.55 ฿      +62.13 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 73.21 ฿     106.83 ฿      +45.91 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 90.00 ฿     194.10 ฿      +115.67 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ฿     64.70 ฿      +223.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 971.32 ฿     2,232.14 ฿      +129.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿     97.05 ฿      +177.28 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 6.47 ฿     50.25 ฿      +676.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ฿     930.06 ฿      +830.06 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 39.21 ฿     31.01 ฿      -20.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 750,000.00 ฿     679,347.90 ฿      -9.42 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,222.44 ฿     5,192.38 ฿      +133.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.75 ฿     5.03 ฿      +186.66 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 635.74 ฿     1,517.05 ฿      +138.63 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,524.04 ฿     1,273.04 ฿      -16.47 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 205.28 ฿     588.98 ฿      +186.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 160.00 ฿     323.50 ฿      +102.19 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,727.09 ฿     1,336.53 ฿      -22.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,347.58 ฿     1,169.33 ฿      -13.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 2,752.80 ฿     2,498.55 ฿      -9.24 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 2,443.56 ฿     2,734.58 ฿      +11.91 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,929.54 ฿     33,254.72 ฿      +138.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,433.84 ฿     24,904.16 ฿      +235.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 36,340.73 ฿     56,108.44 ฿      +54.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 18,350.28 ฿     42,199.29 ฿      +129.97 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 82,491.00 ฿     61,624.95 ฿      -25.29 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 52,883.93 ฿     40,428.58 ฿      -23.55 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 16,240.83 ฿     106,758.73 ฿      +557.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.97     4.21      -29.57 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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