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Cost of Living Comparison Between Colombo and Ahmedabad 

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Consumer Prices in Ahmedabad are 33.80% lower than in Colombo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ahmedabad are 37.47% lower than in Colombo
Rent Prices in Ahmedabad are 51.56% lower than in Colombo
Restaurant Prices in Ahmedabad are 15.38% lower than in Colombo
Groceries Prices in Ahmedabad are 37.06% lower than in Colombo
Local Purchasing Power in Ahmedabad is 158.75% higher than in Colombo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 300.00 Rs
(128.94 Rs)
395.54 Rs
(170.00 Rs)
     +31.85 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,000.00 Rs
(859.58 Rs)
1,628.70 Rs
(700.00 Rs)
     -18.56 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 750.00 Rs
(322.34 Rs)
465.34 Rs
(200.00 Rs)
     -37.95 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 350.00 Rs
(150.43 Rs)
349.01 Rs
(150.00 Rs)
     -0.28 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 490.00 Rs
(210.60 Rs)
465.34 Rs
(200.00 Rs)
     -5.03 %
Cappuccino (regular) 386.00 Rs
(165.90 Rs)
236.55 Rs
(101.67 Rs)
     -38.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 88.75 Rs
(38.14 Rs)
61.82 Rs
(26.57 Rs)
     -30.34 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 48.26 Rs
(20.74 Rs)
34.09 Rs
(14.65 Rs)
     -29.36 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 794.94 Rs
(341.66 Rs)
448.75 Rs
(192.87 Rs)
     -43.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 69.70 Rs
(29.96 Rs)
74.72 Rs
(32.11 Rs)
     +7.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 44.59 Rs
(19.16 Rs)
51.64 Rs
(22.20 Rs)
     +15.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 199.88 Rs
(85.90 Rs)
150.07 Rs
(64.50 Rs)
     -24.92 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 806.36 Rs
(346.57 Rs)
393.88 Rs
(169.29 Rs)
     -51.15 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 307.54 Rs
(132.18 Rs)
257.69 Rs
(110.75 Rs)
     -16.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 391.85 Rs
(168.42 Rs)
306.06 Rs
(131.54 Rs)
     -21.89 %
Apples (1 lb) 195.65 Rs
(84.09 Rs)
137.95 Rs
(59.29 Rs)
     -29.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 82.55 Rs
(35.48 Rs)
39.98 Rs
(17.18 Rs)
     -51.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 140.61 Rs
(60.43 Rs)
69.98 Rs
(30.08 Rs)
     -50.23 %
Tomato (1 lb) 88.65 Rs
(38.10 Rs)
36.53 Rs
(15.70 Rs)
     -58.79 %
Potato (1 lb) 73.78 Rs
(31.71 Rs)
20.78 Rs
(8.93 Rs)
     -71.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 65.10 Rs
(27.98 Rs)
31.87 Rs
(13.70 Rs)
     -51.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 124.55 Rs
(53.53 Rs)
77.65 Rs
(33.38 Rs)
     -37.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 102.33 Rs
(43.98 Rs)
60.66 Rs
(26.07 Rs)
     -40.72 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 2,000.00 Rs
(859.58 Rs)
1,396.03 Rs
(600.00 Rs)
     -30.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 278.89 Rs
(119.86 Rs)
295.49 Rs
(127.00 Rs)
     +5.95 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 444.67 Rs
(191.11 Rs)
468.67 Rs
(201.43 Rs)
     +5.40 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,100.00 Rs
(472.77 Rs)
581.68 Rs
(250.00 Rs)
     -47.12 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 Rs
(8.60 Rs)
58.17 Rs
(25.00 Rs)
     +190.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 Rs
(429.79 Rs)
1,047.02 Rs
(450.00 Rs)
     +4.70 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 Rs
(21.49 Rs)
93.07 Rs
(40.00 Rs)
     +86.14 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 72.42 Rs
(31.13 Rs)
44.93 Rs
(19.31 Rs)
     -37.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 Rs
(51.57 Rs)
139.60 Rs
(60.00 Rs)
     +16.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 475.10 Rs
(204.19 Rs)
639.39 Rs
(274.80 Rs)
     +34.58 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,500,000.00 Rs
(2,363,848.08 Rs)
1,861,371.74 Rs
(800,000.00 Rs)
     -66.16 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,470,833.33 Rs
(2,781,103.08 Rs)
3,811,623.97 Rs
(1,638,200.00 Rs)
     -41.10 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 8,091.28 Rs
(3,477.56 Rs)
5,836.84 Rs
(2,508.62 Rs)
     -27.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.59 Rs
(1.11 Rs)
1.79 Rs
(0.77 Rs)
     -31.02 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,655.15 Rs
(1,141.16 Rs)
1,523.90 Rs
(654.96 Rs)
     -42.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,066.67 Rs
(1,318.02 Rs)
2,462.99 Rs
(1,058.57 Rs)
     -19.68 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,271.97 Rs
(546.68 Rs)
1,047.02 Rs
(450.00 Rs)
     -17.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 650.00 Rs
(279.36 Rs)
465.34 Rs
(200.00 Rs)
     -28.41 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 6,729.17 Rs
(2,892.13 Rs)
7,464.88 Rs
(3,208.33 Rs)
     +10.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 367,500.00 Rs
(157,948.03 Rs)
206,398.98 Rs
(88,708.33 Rs)
     -43.84 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,266.64 Rs
(2,263.55 Rs)
3,981.81 Rs
(1,711.34 Rs)
     -24.40 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,653.85 Rs
(1,570.39 Rs)
4,160.17 Rs
(1,788.00 Rs)
     +13.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,873.63 Rs
(3,813.80 Rs)
7,487.04 Rs
(3,217.86 Rs)
     -15.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 5,319.00 Rs
(2,286.06 Rs)
5,149.80 Rs
(2,213.33 Rs)
     -3.18 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 47,931.03 Rs
(20,600.31 Rs)
19,777.07 Rs
(8,500.00 Rs)
     -58.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 23,785.71 Rs
(10,222.88 Rs)
12,322.97 Rs
(5,296.30 Rs)
     -48.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 118,387.10 Rs
(50,881.66 Rs)
54,203.83 Rs
(23,296.30 Rs)
     -54.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 56,166.67 Rs
(24,139.90 Rs)
33,363.43 Rs
(14,339.29 Rs)
     -40.60 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 33,267.80 Rs
(14,298.19 Rs)
13,904.28 Rs
(5,975.93 Rs)
     -58.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 18,131.15 Rs
(7,792.60 Rs)
7,536.99 Rs
(3,239.33 Rs)
     -58.43 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 43,435.66 Rs
(18,668.24 Rs)
70,279.71 Rs
(30,205.56 Rs)
     +61.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.50 8.98      -38.05 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
Contributors:230188
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: LKR