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Cost of Living in India

Cost of living in India is 66.85% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in India is 82.84% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 Rs 75.00-220.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 Rs 350.00-1,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 Rs 150.00-300.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 100.00 Rs 75.00-130.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 150.00 Rs 100.00-225.00
Cappuccino (regular) 83.87 Rs 50.00-120.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 24.69 Rs 15.00-35.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 13.56 Rs 10.00-20.00
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 42.20 Rs 36.00-50.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 25.54 Rs 20.00-32.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 47.64 Rs 40.00-60.00
Eggs (12) 55.33 Rs 48.00-60.00
Local Cheese (1kg) 285.06 Rs 200.00-400.00
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 202.67 Rs 150.00-250.00
Buffalo Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 293.59 Rs 200.00-440.92
Apples (1kg) 127.45 Rs 90.00-180.00
Banana (1kg) 43.86 Rs 30.00-60.00
Oranges (1kg) 59.94 Rs 40.00-80.00
Tomato (1kg) 31.37 Rs 20.00-40.00
Potato (1kg) 24.03 Rs 18.00-30.00
Onion (1kg) 33.88 Rs 20.00-50.00
Lettuce (1 head) 31.80 Rs 20.00-50.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 27.06 Rs 20.00-30.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 Rs 300.00-800.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 93.48 Rs 70.00-120.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 142.10 Rs 100.00-200.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 150.00 Rs 100.00-220.00
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 15.00 Rs 10.00-25.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 600.00 Rs 300.00-1,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 40.00 Rs 22.00-80.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 15.00 Rs 10.00-20.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 90.00 Rs 60.00-120.00
Gasoline (1 liter) 67.46 Rs 62.00-73.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 757,000.00 Rs 600,000.00-1,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 2,147.04 Rs 1,000.00-4,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.95 Rs 0.60-1.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,245.19 Rs 800.00-2,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,331.00 Rs 750.00-2,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 399.46 Rs 200.00-700.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 230.00 Rs 150.00-300.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,306.41 Rs 1,500.00-3,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,253.99 Rs 1,500.00-3,020.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,221.21 Rs 2,500.00-4,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,538.37 Rs 1,600.00-3,500.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,477.95 Rs 6,000.00-18,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,050.75 Rs 4,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 27,734.75 Rs 15,000.00-45,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,969.88 Rs 10,000.00-25,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 95,056.52 Rs 50,000.00-170,000.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 47,206.37 Rs 30,000.00-80,000.00
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 33,273.08 Rs 20,000.00-50,000.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 10.64 9.75-12.00

Prices in India

These data are based on 76312 entries in the past 18 months from 5898 different contributors.
Last update: May, 2016 Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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By City in India

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Gurgaon 31.13 9.76 21.00 31.02 24.54 107.93
Mumbai 29.32 20.06 24.93 30.08 21.30 76.93
Thane 28.71 9.25 19.48 28.11 18.35 54.87
Delhi 28.39 9.67 19.52 26.31 21.59 83.15
Ludhiana 27.45 4.49 16.56 25.17 20.04 66.56
Noida 26.72 6.95 17.34 25.53 20.94 93.31
Pune 26.42 7.51 17.46 27.72 17.74 109.56
Goa 26.30 7.94 17.59 25.17 21.55 66.30
Bangalore 26.20 8.59 17.85 26.90 15.79 107.75
Vadodara 26.05 4.31 15.74 28.89 16.01 74.05
Bhopal 25.98 4.12 15.61 21.74 14.53 56.69
Chandigarh 25.87 6.54 16.70 26.58 17.39 61.24
Navi Mumbai 25.80 9.00 17.83 25.50 21.60 99.70
Lucknow (Lakhnau) 25.56 4.90 15.76 25.75 15.32 78.47
Jaipur 25.45 4.62 15.57 25.04 15.16 77.69
Kolkata 25.44 6.12 16.28 26.21 17.24 73.16
Vijayawada 25.39 4.80 15.62 25.04 12.62 56.11
Chennai 25.31 7.09 16.67 26.58 15.48 88.42
Mysore 25.20 4.60 15.43 31.17 12.05 42.68
Nasik 25.20 4.91 15.58 26.00 16.65 56.12
Surat 25.02 4.31 15.20 24.56 18.39 84.21
Guwahati 24.67 3.93 14.83 27.35 14.26 48.58
Hyderabad 24.33 5.95 15.61 26.06 14.33 86.11
Indore 24.16 4.16 14.68 23.12 16.18 46.89
Visakhapatnam 23.78 5.07 14.90 25.21 13.04 56.72
Nagpur 23.74 4.29 14.52 25.11 16.84 72.39
Ahmedabad 23.61 5.05 14.81 23.91 15.11 73.67
Coimbatore 23.57 5.66 15.08 25.25 15.20 47.84
Mangalore 22.94 5.50 14.67 22.16 13.51 109.06
Bhubaneswar 22.42 4.20 13.78 22.74 13.38 72.84
Madurai 21.95 4.00 13.43 21.68 12.49 79.78
Pondicherry 21.93 3.77 13.32 22.97 11.43 90.91
Kochi 21.92 5.42 14.10 22.47 12.01 91.25
Thiruvananthapuram 20.21 4.45 12.74 20.73 11.79 80.30
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