# Cost of Living Estimator in Chennai, India

Currency: Sticky Currency

Eating lunch or dinner in restaurants: of the time

When eating in restaurants you are chosing inexpensive restaurants: of the time

Drinking Coffee outside of your home:

Going out (cinema, night life, etc.):

Smoking (household overall): packs of cigarettes per day

Alcoholic beverages (consume):

At home we are eating: food

Driving car:

Taking Taxi:

Paying for public transport tickets:

Sport Memberships:

Vacation and Travel:

Rent:

Number of your children going to the kindergarten:

Number of your children going to the private school:

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Restaurants 13,455.58 ₹
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 ₹ x 8.68 = 1,302.00 ₹
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 ₹ x 3.72 = 1,488.00 ₹
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 ₹ x 6.20 = 6,200.00 ₹
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 180.00 ₹ x 1.55 = 279.00 ₹
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 350.00 ₹ x 1.55 = 542.50 ₹
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 35.17 ₹ x 4.65 = 163.53 ₹
Water (12 oz small bottle) 15.10 ₹ x 4.65 = 70.23 ₹
Cappuccino (regular) 137.51 ₹ x 24.80 = 3,410.32 ₹
Going out 4,320.03 ₹
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ₹ x 8.40 = 1,680.00 ₹
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 180.00 ₹ x 1.05 = 189.00 ₹
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 350.00 ₹ x 1.05 = 367.50 ₹
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 35.17 ₹ x 3.15 = 110.78 ₹
Water (12 oz small bottle) 15.10 ₹ x 3.15 = 47.58 ₹
Cappuccino (regular) 137.51 ₹ x 14.00 = 1,925.18 ₹
Cigarettes 0.00 ₹
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 360.00 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Food at Home 38,631.97 ₹
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 191.27 ₹ x 7.6433765 = 1,461.95 ₹
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 36.76 ₹ x 31.8935027 = 1,172.41 ₹
Rice (white), (1 lb) 25.25 ₹ x 25.5148021 = 644.25 ₹
Eggs (regular) (12) 70.47 ₹ x 23.1466667 = 1,631.14 ₹
Local Cheese (1 lb) 213.13 ₹ x 25.5148021 = 5,438.02 ₹
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 115.94 ₹ x 38.2722032 = 4,437.43 ₹
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 202.91 ₹ x 38.2722032 = 7,765.66 ₹
Apples (1 lb) 90.91 ₹ x 76.5444064 = 6,958.71 ₹
Banana (1 lb) 29.28 ₹ x 63.7870053 = 1,867.49 ₹
Oranges (1 lb) 50.83 ₹ x 76.5444064 = 3,890.81 ₹
Tomato (1 lb) 17.43 ₹ x 51.0296043 = 889.25 ₹
Potato (1 lb) 19.01 ₹ x 51.0296043 = 970.31 ₹
Onion (1 lb) 16.94 ₹ x 25.5148021 = 432.30 ₹
Lettuce (1 head) 46.32 ₹ x 23.1466667 = 1,072.24 ₹
Drinks at Home 2,255.40 ₹
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 148.27 ₹ x 5.1190476 = 758.99 ₹
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 246.88 ₹ x 1.0238095 = 252.75 ₹
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 450.00 ₹ x 0.7678571 = 345.54 ₹
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 29.94 ₹ x 30.00 = 898.13 ₹
Car and Gasoline 0.00 ₹
Gasoline (1 gallon) 398.67 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,000,000.00 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Public Transport and Taxi 4,000.00 ₹
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 25.00 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ₹ x 4.00 = 4,000.00 ₹
Leisure and Sport Memberships 7,788.66 ₹
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,462.79 ₹ x 4.00 = 5,851.16 ₹
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 484.38 ₹ x 4.00 = 1,937.50 ₹
Vacation and Travel (Monthly Approximate Amount) 0.00 ₹
Utilities 3,935.08 ₹
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,087.83 ₹ x 1.00 = 3,087.83 ₹
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 ₹ x 80.00 = 71.79 ₹
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 775.45 ₹ x 1.00 = 775.45 ₹
Clothing and Shoes 4,354.96 ₹
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,186.36 ₹ x 0.40 = 874.55 ₹
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,402.94 ₹ x 0.40 = 961.18 ₹
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,590.79 ₹ x 0.40 = 1,436.32 ₹
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,707.32 ₹ x 0.40 = 1,082.93 ₹
Rent 0.00 ₹
Childcare and School Fees 0.00 ₹
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,905.41 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 116,571.43 ₹ x 0.00 = 0.00 ₹
Other Goods and Services 15,191.66 ₹
Household Supplies, approximation using (Groceries index + 20) / 100.0 x 20EUR x 4 family members 3,898.85 ₹
Electronics, approximation using 30.0EUR * (household members + 1) formula 9,849.51 ₹
Other, approximation using Cost of Living Plus Rent Index 1,443.30 ₹
Overall estimate of monthly spending* 93,933.35 ₹

* Our estimator doesn't include insurance, health-related expenses, parking fees or domestic help. It doesn't take into calculations income tax.