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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 14.62% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 27.04% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 55.11% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 17.51% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 4.24% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 26.00% lower than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿ 50.00 ฿      -16.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 787.00 ฿ 550.00 ฿      -30.11 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 160.00 ฿ 167.40 ฿      +4.62 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿ 70.00 ฿      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 130.84 ฿ 120.00 ฿      -8.28 %
Cappuccino (regular) 71.27 ฿ 55.09 ฿      -22.71 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.56 ฿ 20.74 ฿      +18.10 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.03 ฿ 11.33 ฿      +25.50 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 195.86 ฿ 186.38 ฿      -4.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 36.50 ฿ 36.11 ฿      -1.05 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 19.74 ฿ 17.40 ฿      -11.85 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 60.13 ฿ 50.78 ฿      -15.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 298.24 ฿ 373.65 ฿      +25.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 54.49 ฿ 50.84 ฿      -6.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 180.96 ฿ 191.95 ฿      +6.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 45.45 ฿ 42.12 ฿      -7.33 %
Banana (1 lb) 26.08 ฿ 17.39 ฿      -33.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 35.53 ฿ 27.22 ฿      -23.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.23 ฿ 15.34 ฿      -15.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 26.37 ฿ 17.49 ฿      -33.67 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.93 ฿ 14.97 ฿      -24.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 39.44 ฿ 24.44 ฿      -38.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.17 ฿ 16.12 ฿      -6.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿ 500.00 ฿      -28.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.33 ฿ 51.29 ฿      -12.08 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 144.70 ฿ 88.18 ฿      -39.06 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 120.00 ฿ 120.00 ฿      0.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 37.80 ฿ 20.00 ฿      -47.09 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,070.00 ฿ 1,000.00 ฿      -6.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿ 37.00 ฿      +5.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿ 16.09 ฿      +66.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿ 200.00 ฿      +66.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 109.37 ฿ 104.30 ฿      -4.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 884,500.00 ฿ 660,000.00 ฿      -25.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 821,068.23 ฿ 886,000.00 ฿      +7.91 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,766.55 ฿ 1,919.64 ฿      -30.61 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.80 ฿ 1.43 ฿      -20.21 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 684.42 ฿ 630.07 ฿      -7.94 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,400.74 ฿ 1,072.84 ฿      -55.31 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 322.50 ฿ 180.00 ฿      -44.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -25.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 12,630.48 ฿ 9,944.44 ฿      -21.27 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 512,941.18 ฿ 212,500.00 ฿      -58.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,066.17 ฿ 2,500.00 ฿      +21.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,198.72 ฿ 744.44 ฿      -37.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,272.81 ฿ 2,657.02 ฿      -18.82 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,939.96 ฿ 1,736.36 ฿      -40.94 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,237.34 ฿ 10,715.79 ฿      -49.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,490.96 ฿ 7,192.31 ฿      -24.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 62,348.51 ฿ 22,833.33 ฿      -63.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,796.30 ฿ 13,968.75 ฿      -51.49 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,576.11 ฿ 5,388.33 ฿      -57.15 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,202.59 ฿ 2,818.04 ฿      -54.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,542.02 ฿ 13,251.06 ฿      -46.01 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.43 5.64      +3.95 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:304134
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB