Cost of Living Comparison Between Bali and Surabaya 

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Cost of Living in Surabaya is 20.7% lower than in Bali (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Surabaya is 41.8% lower than in Bali
Rent Prices in Surabaya are 74.8% lower than in Bali
Restaurant Prices in Surabaya are 34.0% lower than in Bali
Groceries Prices in Surabaya are 20.5% lower than in Bali
Local Purchasing Power in Surabaya is 111.2% higher than in Bali
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Restaurants
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 42,660.24 Rp 25,000.00 Rp      -41.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 350,000.00 Rp 200,000.00 Rp      -42.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 67,500.00 Rp 40,000.00 Rp      -40.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50,000.00 Rp 40,000.00 Rp      -20.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 65,000.00 Rp 45,000.00 Rp      -30.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 38,795.26 Rp 40,000.00 Rp      +3.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 18,256.24 Rp 8,857.14 Rp      -51.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 20,135.13 Rp 3,750.00 Rp      -81.4 %
Markets
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 110,613.01 Rp 73,342.37 Rp      -33.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 24,728.31 Rp 15,989.15 Rp      -35.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 11,102.74 Rp 6,095.15 Rp      -45.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 26,425.48 Rp 28,170.00 Rp      +6.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 76,410.38 Rp 43,091.33 Rp      -43.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 27,612.47 Rp 22,282.75 Rp      -19.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 76,156.06 Rp 49,506.43 Rp      -35.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 21,337.27 Rp 17,765.72 Rp      -16.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 11,754.78 Rp 12,095.81 Rp      +2.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 19,679.78 Rp 15,875.75 Rp      -19.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 12,053.53 Rp 9,412.05 Rp      -21.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 12,787.17 Rp 9,298.65 Rp      -27.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 14,994.86 Rp 11,869.01 Rp      -20.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 14,623.39 Rp 14,250.00 Rp      -2.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 12,395.63 Rp 7,137.50 Rp      -42.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 300,000.00 Rp 400,000.00 Rp      +33.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 37,940.54 Rp 27,206.06 Rp      -28.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 42,554.22 Rp 43,500.00 Rp      +2.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35,000.00 Rp 38,500.00 Rp      +10.0 %
Transportation
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4,400.00 Rp 6,000.00 Rp      +36.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 134,192.23 Rp 150,000.00 Rp      +11.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6,000.00 Rp 7,250.00 Rp      +20.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 11,667.75 Rp 8,046.72 Rp      -31.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100,000.00 Rp 45,000.00 Rp      -55.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 52,479.20 Rp 51,576.47 Rp      -1.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 408,412,500.00 Rp 350,000,000.00 Rp      -14.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 427,556,750.21 Rp 425,267,941.54 Rp      -0.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 924,041.99 Rp 1,329,166.67 Rp      +43.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 69,377.80 Rp 55,166.67 Rp      -20.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 430,000.00 Rp 338,571.43 Rp      -21.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,075,509.79 Rp 478,571.43 Rp      -55.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 130,000.00 Rp 67,500.00 Rp      -48.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50,000.00 Rp 45,000.00 Rp      -10.0 %
Childcare
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,000,000.00 Rp 1,440,000.00 Rp      -64.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 151,666,666.67 Rp 76,800,000.00 Rp      -49.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 682,219.60 Rp 742,857.14 Rp      +8.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 348,486.43 Rp 408,333.33 Rp      +17.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,250,000.00 Rp 1,085,714.29 Rp      -13.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,124,750.00 Rp 933,333.33 Rp      -17.0 %
Rent Per Month
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,303,797.81 Rp 3,975,000.00 Rp      -61.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,821,860.91 Rp 2,617,341.83 Rp      -61.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 35,865,823.56 Rp 7,500,000.00 Rp      -79.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 23,105,613.44 Rp 5,050,000.00 Rp      -78.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,727,642.14 Rp 2,683,726.82 Rp      -1.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,027,097.15 Rp 1,796,110.49 Rp      -11.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Bali Edit Surabaya Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,538,154.24 Rp 5,575,000.00 Rp      +22.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.17 8.40      -30.9 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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