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Cost of Living in India

Cost of living in India is 67.40% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in India is 83.07% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 Rs 78.00-225.00
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 (1 pint draught) 100.00 Rs 77.50-130.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 150.00 Rs 100.00-225.00
Cappuccino (regular) 84.16 Rs 50.00-120.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 24.88 Rs 15.00-35.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 13.58 Rs 10.00-20.00
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 159.89 Rs 136.27-189.27
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 23.24 Rs 18.14-30.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 21.66 Rs 18.14-27.22
Eggs (12) 55.57 Rs 48.00-60.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 131.10 Rs 90.72-181.44
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 91.92 Rs 68.04-113.40
Buffalo Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 133.94 Rs 90.26-199.58
Apples (1 lb) 57.91 Rs 40.82-81.65
Banana (1 lb) 19.93 Rs 13.61-27.22
Oranges (1 lb) 27.06 Rs 18.14-36.29
Tomato (1 lb) 14.26 Rs 9.07-18.14
Potato (1 lb) 10.92 Rs 8.16-13.61
Onion (1 lb) 15.16 Rs 9.07-22.68
Lettuce (1 head) 32.28 Rs 20.00-50.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 27.20 Rs 20.00-30.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 Rs 300.00-800.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 93.91 Rs 70.00-120.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 142.80 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 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 Rs 16.09-32.19
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 90.00 Rs 60.00-120.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 254.81 Rs 234.70-272.55
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 755,000.00 Rs 600,000.00-1,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,145.92 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) 1,239.21 Rs 800.00-2,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,347.19 Rs 750.00-2,144.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 402.23 Rs 200.00-700.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 Rs 150.00-300.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,311.37 Rs 1,500.00-3,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,263.95 Rs 1,500.00-3,200.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,234.96 Rs 2,500.00-4,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,544.80 Rs 1,600.00-3,500.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,546.66 Rs 6,500.00-18,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,108.51 Rs 4,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 28,033.46 Rs 15,000.00-45,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 17,119.72 Rs 10,000.00-25,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,922.06 Rs 4,645.11-15,999.87
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,425.16 Rs 2,787.07-7,432.18
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 33,365.47 Rs 20,000.00-50,000.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 10.63 9.75-12.00

Prices in India

These data are based on 78355 entries in the past 18 months from 5995 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 30.57 9.56 20.60 30.02 24.03 103.90
Mumbai 28.33 19.66 24.21 29.01 20.50 76.02
Thane 27.99 9.12 19.03 27.48 20.92 57.95
Delhi 27.66 9.40 18.99 25.50 21.18 82.77
Ludhiana 26.79 4.30 16.11 24.50 19.62 65.87
Noida 25.98 6.78 16.87 24.81 20.58 89.32
Pune 25.93 7.33 17.10 27.12 17.75 107.94
Goa 25.65 7.72 17.14 24.44 20.95 65.52
Bangalore 25.62 8.41 17.45 26.26 15.54 105.36
Chandigarh 25.41 6.38 16.38 25.98 17.05 62.32
Vadodara 25.39 4.28 15.37 28.10 16.09 73.00
Bhopal 25.23 4.26 15.28 20.80 14.22 55.78
Navi Mumbai 25.12 8.96 17.45 24.87 20.57 97.23
Kolkata 25.02 5.93 15.96 25.48 17.38 70.75
Lucknow (Lakhnau) 25.00 4.77 15.40 24.99 15.12 69.29
Mysore 24.95 4.60 15.29 30.71 11.81 40.03
Chennai 24.79 6.90 16.30 26.07 15.16 85.05
Jaipur 24.71 4.42 15.08 24.70 15.15 79.52
Nasik 23.74 5.30 14.99 23.98 15.17 61.21
Hyderabad 23.70 5.83 15.22 25.25 14.02 87.04
Coimbatore 23.27 5.58 14.88 24.23 15.83 46.69
Visakhapatnam 23.10 4.78 14.41 24.52 12.76 59.28
Ahmedabad 22.97 4.89 14.39 23.23 15.43 75.14
Mangalore 22.03 5.35 14.11 21.42 12.38 109.14
Kochi 21.59 4.96 13.70 22.43 12.04 90.52
Bhubaneswar 21.51 4.08 13.24 21.89 13.04 72.99
Thiruvananthapuram 19.71 4.37 12.43 20.19 11.32 83.02
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