Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Bangkok 

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Consumer Prices in Bangkok are 41.46% lower than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bangkok are 45.25% lower than in Paris
Rent Prices in Bangkok are 52.51% lower than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 69.40% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Bangkok are 41.19% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Bangkok is 59.50% lower than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(565.08 ฿)
1.84 €
(69.18 ฿)
     -87.76 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(2,260.33 ฿)
22.61 €
(851.92 ฿)
     -62.31 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(339.05 ฿)
5.16 €
(194.50 ฿)
     -42.63 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(226.03 ฿)
1.86 €
(70.00 ฿)
     -69.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(226.03 ฿)
3.45 €
(130.00 ฿)
     -42.49 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 €
(140.67 ฿)
1.86 €
(70.01 ฿)
     -50.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.08 €
(116.16 ฿)
0.49 €
(18.64 ฿)
     -83.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 €
(82.51 ฿)
0.24 €
(9.07 ฿)
     -89.00 %
Markets
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.09 €
(154.13 ฿)
5.14 €
(193.46 ฿)
     +25.52 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.71 €
(64.24 ฿)
1.01 €
(38.02 ฿)
     -40.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.91 €
(34.29 ฿)
0.50 €
(18.91 ฿)
     -44.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.82 €
(143.98 ฿)
1.65 €
(62.13 ฿)
     -56.85 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.73 €
(291.02 ฿)
7.32 €
(275.86 ฿)
     -5.21 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.84 €
(220.13 ฿)
0.93 €
(35.07 ฿)
     -84.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.12 €
(343.54 ฿)
3.56 €
(134.25 ฿)
     -60.92 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.29 €
(48.55 ฿)
1.26 €
(47.57 ฿)
     -2.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 €
(34.62 ฿)
0.58 €
(21.95 ฿)
     -36.59 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.29 €
(48.74 ฿)
0.83 €
(31.10 ฿)
     -36.19 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.45 €
(54.45 ฿)
0.58 €
(21.81 ฿)
     -59.95 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.92 €
(34.74 ฿)
0.55 €
(20.75 ฿)
     -40.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 €
(43.92 ฿)
0.49 €
(18.34 ฿)
     -58.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.48 €
(55.59 ฿)
0.91 €
(34.21 ฿)
     -38.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(31.57 ฿)
0.41 €
(15.52 ฿)
     -50.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 €
(282.54 ฿)
17.92 €
(675.00 ฿)
     +138.90 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 €
(70.90 ฿)
1.58 €
(59.69 ฿)
     -15.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 €
(93.39 ฿)
2.81 €
(105.90 ฿)
     +13.40 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(376.72 ฿)
3.98 €
(150.00 ฿)
     -60.18 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(71.58 ฿)
0.97 €
(36.50 ฿)
     -49.01 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(2,825.42 ฿)
34.51 €
(1,300.00 ฿)
     -53.99 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(188.36 ฿)
0.93 €
(35.00 ฿)
     -81.42 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(90.94 ฿)
1.58 €
(59.55 ฿)
     -34.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 41.05 €
(1,546.44 ฿)
3.52 €
(132.50 ฿)
     -91.43 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 €
(215.38 ฿)
2.77 €
(104.17 ฿)
     -51.64 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,325.00 €
(803,359.73 ฿)
45,126.11 €
(1,700,000.00 ฿)
     +111.61 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,469.23 €
(959,482.03 ฿)
23,408.24 €
(881,840.00 ฿)
     -8.09 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.42 €
(6,570.67 ฿)
77.57 €
(2,922.32 ฿)
     -55.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 €
(8.24 ฿)
0.05 €
(1.88 ฿)
     -77.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.48 €
(1,035.09 ฿)
15.44 €
(581.58 ฿)
     -43.81 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.34 €
(1,406.63 ฿)
54.58 €
(2,056.20 ฿)
     +46.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.56 €
(736.78 ฿)
7.46 €
(280.95 ฿)
     -61.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(414.39 ฿)
5.31 €
(200.00 ฿)
     -51.74 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 810.00 €
(30,514.48 ฿)
274.83 €
(10,353.33 ฿)
     -66.07 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,400.00 €
(580,151.93 ฿)
14,365.40 €
(541,176.25 ฿)
     -6.72 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.84 €
(3,497.63 ฿)
47.50 €
(1,789.41 ฿)
     -48.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.37 €
(1,407.75 ฿)
29.54 €
(1,112.91 ฿)
     -20.94 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.29 €
(3,401.44 ฿)
80.73 €
(3,041.38 ฿)
     -10.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 150.00 €
(5,650.83 ฿)
70.30 €
(2,648.33 ฿)
     -53.13 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,233.61 €
(46,472.98 ฿)
496.18 €
(18,692.31 ฿)
     -59.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 875.00 €
(32,963.18 ฿)
246.78 €
(9,296.88 ฿)
     -71.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,859.62 €
(107,728.01 ฿)
1,706.30 €
(64,280.00 ฿)
     -40.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,823.03 €
(68,677.53 ฿)
759.18 €
(28,600.00 ฿)
     -58.36 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,280.41 €
(48,235.80 ฿)
422.07 €
(15,900.15 ฿)
     -67.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 964.66 €
(36,340.89 ฿)
191.56 €
(7,216.65 ฿)
     -80.14 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Bangkok Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,902.30 €
(109,336.02 ฿)
643.51 €
(24,242.40 ฿)
     -77.83 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.16 5.12      +340.15 %
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