Cost of Living Comparison Between Gurgaon and Colombo 

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Consumer Prices in Colombo are 3.6% higher than in Gurgaon (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Colombo are 0.3% higher than in Gurgaon
Rent Prices in Colombo are 11.8% lower than in Gurgaon
Restaurant Prices in Colombo are 42.3% lower than in Gurgaon
Groceries Prices in Colombo are 32.8% higher than in Gurgaon
Local Purchasing Power in Colombo is 80.5% lower than in Gurgaon
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Restaurants
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 425.00 ₹
(1,880.46 Rs)
118.65 ₹
(525.00 Rs)
     -72.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,500.00 ₹
(6,636.91 Rs)
1,017.04 ₹
(4,500.00 Rs)
     -32.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 300.00 ₹
(1,327.38 Rs)
339.01 ₹
(1,500.00 Rs)
     +13.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 150.00 ₹
(663.69 Rs)
101.70 ₹
(450.00 Rs)
     -32.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 272.50 ₹
(1,205.71 Rs)
152.56 ₹
(675.00 Rs)
     -44.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 176.25 ₹
(779.84 Rs)
130.24 ₹
(576.26 Rs)
     -26.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 36.09 ₹
(159.70 Rs)
35.22 ₹
(155.83 Rs)
     -2.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 16.97 ₹
(75.08 Rs)
16.51 ₹
(73.07 Rs)
     -2.7 %
Markets
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 223.34 ₹
(988.19 Rs)
377.03 ₹
(1,668.19 Rs)
     +68.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 39.15 ₹
(173.24 Rs)
48.45 ₹
(214.38 Rs)
     +23.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 35.63 ₹
(157.64 Rs)
24.63 ₹
(108.97 Rs)
     -30.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 91.13 ₹
(403.19 Rs)
152.64 ₹
(675.36 Rs)
     +67.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 211.27 ₹
(934.79 Rs)
292.65 ₹
(1,294.87 Rs)
     +38.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 158.76 ₹
(702.44 Rs)
153.98 ₹
(681.30 Rs)
     -3.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 278.79 ₹
(1,233.52 Rs)
225.34 ₹
(997.03 Rs)
     -19.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 88.57 ₹
(391.89 Rs)
173.46 ₹
(767.48 Rs)
     +95.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 28.05 ₹
(124.10 Rs)
29.50 ₹
(130.51 Rs)
     +5.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 43.17 ₹
(191.00 Rs)
141.21 ₹
(624.79 Rs)
     +227.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.90 ₹
(92.50 Rs)
49.52 ₹
(219.12 Rs)
     +136.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 12.93 ₹
(57.20 Rs)
39.97 ₹
(176.84 Rs)
     +209.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 16.81 ₹
(74.38 Rs)
27.70 ₹
(122.57 Rs)
     +64.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 57.50 ₹
(254.41 Rs)
68.47 ₹
(302.96 Rs)
     +19.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 29.84 ₹
(132.05 Rs)
35.46 ₹
(156.90 Rs)
     +18.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 900.00 ₹
(3,982.15 Rs)
587.62 ₹
(2,600.00 Rs)
     -34.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 142.66 ₹
(631.20 Rs)
109.52 ₹
(484.60 Rs)
     -23.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 232.62 ₹
(1,029.25 Rs)
155.15 ₹
(686.47 Rs)
     -33.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 350.00 ₹
(1,548.61 Rs)
429.42 ₹
(1,900.00 Rs)
     +22.7 %
Transportation
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 ₹
(221.23 Rs)
10.17 ₹
(45.00 Rs)
     -79.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,000.00 ₹
(8,849.22 Rs)
339.01 ₹
(1,500.00 Rs)
     -83.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 ₹
(221.23 Rs)
22.60 ₹
(100.00 Rs)
     -54.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 ₹
(142.41 Rs)
36.37 ₹
(160.93 Rs)
     +13.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 150.00 ₹
(663.69 Rs)
40.68 ₹
(180.00 Rs)
     -72.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 384.21 ₹
(1,699.97 Rs)
367.54 ₹
(1,626.21 Rs)
     -4.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,000,000.00 ₹
(4,424,607.69 Rs)
2,147,083.01 ₹
(9,500,000.00 Rs)
     +114.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,858,235.29 ₹
(8,221,962.17 Rs)
2,412,735.75 ₹
(10,675,409.13 Rs)
     +29.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 4,294.75 ₹
(19,002.58 Rs)
2,276.30 ₹
(10,071.72 Rs)
     -47.0 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.98 ₹
(4.33 Rs)
0.53 ₹
(2.34 Rs)
     -46.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 798.38 ₹
(3,532.50 Rs)
853.05 ₹
(3,774.41 Rs)
     +6.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,244.87 ₹
(9,932.68 Rs)
840.59 ₹
(3,719.30 Rs)
     -62.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 556.25 ₹
(2,461.19 Rs)
339.01 ₹
(1,500.00 Rs)
     -39.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 400.00 ₹
(1,769.84 Rs)
226.01 ₹
(1,000.00 Rs)
     -43.5 %
Childcare
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 11,181.82 ₹
(49,475.16 Rs)
2,023.81 ₹
(8,954.55 Rs)
     -81.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 327,857.14 ₹
(1,450,639.23 Rs)
37,384.50 ₹
(165,411.76 Rs)
     -88.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,738.71 ₹
(12,117.72 Rs)
1,692.75 ₹
(7,489.74 Rs)
     -38.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,485.24 ₹
(10,996.20 Rs)
1,104.36 ₹
(4,886.36 Rs)
     -55.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,234.38 ₹
(18,735.45 Rs)
3,755.73 ₹
(16,617.65 Rs)
     -11.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,223.33 ₹
(14,261.99 Rs)
2,075.22 ₹
(9,182.05 Rs)
     -35.6 %
Rent Per Month
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,000.00 ₹
(88,492.15 Rs)
24,521.96 ₹
(108,500.04 Rs)
     +22.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,500.00 ₹
(55,307.60 Rs)
10,129.24 ₹
(44,817.92 Rs)
     -19.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 51,562.50 ₹
(228,143.83 Rs)
45,945.45 ₹
(203,290.58 Rs)
     -10.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,838.71 ₹
(132,024.58 Rs)
20,871.91 ₹
(92,350.00 Rs)
     -30.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,795.86 ₹
(56,616.64 Rs)
12,150.84 ₹
(53,762.69 Rs)
     -5.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,467.08 ₹
(28,614.30 Rs)
8,951.05 ₹
(39,604.88 Rs)
     +38.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Gurgaon Edit Colombo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 71,699.02 ₹
(317,240.03 Rs)
14,006.59 ₹
(61,973.68 Rs)
     -80.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.22 17.10      +107.9 %
Last update: January 2023February 2023
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