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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 12.86% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 25.92% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 54.14% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 18.17% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 2.45% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 33.02% 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 700.00 ฿ 478.20 ฿      -31.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 160.00 ฿ 165.00 ฿      +3.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 65.00 ฿ 56.00 ฿      -13.85 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 130.00 ฿ 110.00 ฿      -15.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 70.32 ฿ 58.54 ฿      -16.75 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.56 ฿ 21.21 ฿      +20.78 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.74 ฿ 11.22 ฿      +28.28 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 203.31 ฿ 180.11 ฿      -11.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 33.63 ฿ 35.27 ฿      +4.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 20.06 ฿ 17.56 ฿      -12.50 %
Eggs (12) 60.26 ฿ 49.83 ฿      -17.32 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 283.50 ฿ 366.35 ฿      +29.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 48.79 ฿ 49.25 ฿      +0.95 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 170.23 ฿ 189.43 ฿      +11.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 46.42 ฿ 40.82 ฿      -12.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 23.49 ฿ 17.39 ฿      -25.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 34.02 ฿ 25.35 ฿      -25.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 17.77 ฿ 15.34 ฿      -13.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 27.67 ฿ 17.49 ฿      -36.79 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.18 ฿ 14.82 ฿      -26.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 37.31 ฿ 23.12 ฿      -38.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.38 ฿ 16.22 ฿      -6.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿ 499.50 ฿      -28.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 60.28 ฿ 51.29 ฿      -14.92 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 106.79 ฿ 87.73 ฿      -17.85 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 120.00 ฿ 120.00 ฿      0.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 ฿ 20.00 ฿      -42.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,100.00 ฿ 1,000.00 ฿      -9.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿ 37.00 ฿      +5.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿ 14.48 ฿      +50.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿ 200.00 ฿      +66.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 102.73 ฿ 104.19 ฿      +1.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 869,000.00 ฿ 655,000.00 ฿      -24.63 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 802,388.25 ฿ 948,000.00 ฿      +18.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,842.64 ฿ 1,886.22 ฿      -33.65 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.74 ฿ 1.38 ฿      -20.96 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 603.42 ฿ 623.46 ฿      +3.32 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,283.83 ฿ 1,086.65 ฿      -52.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 304.29 ฿ 145.00 ฿      -52.35 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 165.00 ฿      -17.50 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,087.07 ฿ ?     
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 532,857.14 ฿ 250,000.00 ฿      -53.08 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,003.87 ฿ 2,562.50 ฿      +27.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,100.91 ฿ 744.44 ฿      -32.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,916.52 ฿ 2,679.47 ฿      -8.13 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,486.96 ฿ 1,740.00 ฿      -30.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,251.64 ฿ 11,120.92 ฿      -45.09 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,038.15 ฿ 6,651.43 ฿      -26.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 64,382.39 ฿ 24,142.86 ฿      -62.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,037.09 ฿ 14,365.17 ฿      -50.53 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,006.32 ฿ 5,167.69 ฿      -60.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,296.71 ฿ 3,174.16 ฿      -49.59 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,763.12 ฿ 12,286.42 ฿      -50.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.23 6.22      +18.95 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:311120
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB