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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 11.95% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 24.60% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 52.54% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 22.22% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 0.06% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 34.43% 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 800.00 ฿ 489.59 ฿      -38.80 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 160.00 ฿ 165.00 ฿      +3.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 60.00 ฿ 55.00 ฿      -8.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 140.00 ฿ 120.00 ฿      -14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.42 ฿ 58.12 ฿      -21.90 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.68 ฿ 20.23 ฿      +14.46 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.96 ฿ 10.67 ฿      +19.03 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 192.10 ฿ 177.76 ฿      -7.47 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 32.67 ฿ 34.29 ฿      +4.96 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 21.22 ฿ 17.49 ฿      -17.57 %
Eggs (12) 57.24 ฿ 50.53 ฿      -11.72 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 255.15 ฿ 366.35 ฿      +43.59 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 50.77 ฿ 49.61 ฿      -2.29 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 161.24 ฿ 190.43 ฿      +18.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.65 ฿ 38.27 ฿      -21.33 %
Banana (1 lb) 22.00 ฿ 17.39 ฿      -20.96 %
Oranges (1 lb) 33.45 ฿ 24.85 ฿      -25.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.40 ฿ 14.99 ฿      -22.72 %
Potato (1 lb) 27.11 ฿ 17.41 ฿      -35.80 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.11 ฿ 14.26 ฿      -29.07 %
Lettuce (1 head) 37.78 ฿ 23.33 ฿      -38.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.17 ฿ 16.33 ฿      -4.89 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿ 499.50 ฿      -28.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 59.00 ฿ 52.33 ฿      -11.30 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 106.15 ฿ 92.22 ฿      -13.12 %
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) 1,225.00 ฿ 1,000.00 ฿      -18.37 %
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) 101.44 ฿ 98.16 ฿      -3.24 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 850,000.00 ฿ 650,000.00 ฿      -23.53 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 817,988.57 ฿ 948,000.00 ฿      +15.89 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,644.75 ฿ 1,999.50 ฿      -24.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.88 ฿ 1.41 ฿      -24.85 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 607.48 ฿ 615.96 ฿      +1.40 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,225.48 ฿ 1,088.28 ฿      -51.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 269.09 ฿ 145.00 ฿      -46.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿ 150.00 ฿      -25.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,166.67 ฿ ?     
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 700,000.00 ฿ ?     
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,048.75 ฿ 2,444.44 ฿      +19.31 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,126.15 ฿ 762.50 ฿      -32.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,992.19 ฿ 2,531.58 ฿      -15.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,529.17 ฿ 1,925.00 ฿      -23.89 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,052.19 ฿ 10,662.73 ฿      -46.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,402.22 ฿ 6,270.16 ฿      -25.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 61,737.35 ฿ 24,866.67 ฿      -59.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,134.96 ฿ 14,300.00 ฿      -49.17 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,224.91 ฿ 5,167.69 ฿      -60.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,344.68 ฿ 3,135.45 ฿      -50.58 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 25,698.28 ฿ 12,705.32 ฿      -50.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.16 6.25      +21.01 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:302120
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: THB