Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Alexandria 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Alexandria are 39.14% lower than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Rent Prices in Alexandria are 57.49% lower than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Alexandria are 2.64% lower than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Alexandria are 48.47% lower than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Alexandria is 48.30% lower than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 ฿
(31.08 EG£)
96.53 ฿
(50.00 EG£)
     +60.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 ฿
(310.77 EG£)
579.20 ฿
(300.00 EG£)
     -3.47 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 177.00 ฿
(91.68 EG£)
135.15 ฿
(70.00 EG£)
     -23.65 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(36.26 EG£)
57.92 ฿
(30.00 EG£)
     -17.26 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.00 ฿
(62.15 EG£)
96.53 ฿
(50.00 EG£)
     -19.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 62.12 ฿
(32.18 EG£)
51.59 ฿
(26.72 EG£)
     -16.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 21.38 ฿
(11.07 EG£)
9.91 ฿
(5.13 EG£)
     -53.67 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.64 ฿
(6.03 EG£)
6.48 ฿
(3.35 EG£)
     -44.37 %
Markets
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 227.12 ฿
(117.64 EG£)
111.82 ฿
(57.92 EG£)
     -50.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 38.53 ฿
(19.95 EG£)
12.59 ฿
(6.52 EG£)
     -67.32 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 12.47 ฿
(6.46 EG£)
10.75 ฿
(5.57 EG£)
     -13.79 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 50.63 ฿
(26.22 EG£)
35.29 ฿
(18.28 EG£)
     -30.29 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 317.52 ฿
(164.46 EG£)
61.89 ฿
(32.06 EG£)
     -80.51 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 35.76 ฿
(18.52 EG£)
65.94 ฿
(34.15 EG£)
     +84.37 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 177.41 ฿
(91.89 EG£)
126.36 ฿
(65.45 EG£)
     -28.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 31.50 ฿
(16.32 EG£)
20.19 ฿
(10.46 EG£)
     -35.92 %
Banana (1 lb) 14.83 ฿
(7.68 EG£)
11.80 ฿
(6.11 EG£)
     -20.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 24.04 ฿
(12.45 EG£)
7.15 ฿
(3.70 EG£)
     -70.25 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.50 ฿
(10.10 EG£)
6.00 ฿
(3.11 EG£)
     -69.25 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.88 ฿
(10.29 EG£)
5.47 ฿
(2.83 EG£)
     -72.46 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.37 ฿
(10.03 EG£)
5.39 ฿
(2.79 EG£)
     -72.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 29.38 ฿
(15.21 EG£)
7.51 ฿
(3.89 EG£)
     -74.44 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.00 ฿
(8.81 EG£)
9.80 ฿
(5.08 EG£)
     -42.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 ฿
(258.98 EG£)
250.99 ฿
(130.00 EG£)
     -49.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 54.00 ฿
(27.97 EG£)
46.78 ฿
(24.23 EG£)
     -13.38 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 106.56 ฿
(55.19 EG£)
78.84 ฿
(40.83 EG£)
     -26.01 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 135.00 ฿
(69.92 EG£)
81.09 ฿
(42.00 EG£)
     -39.93 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿
(15.54 EG£)
9.65 ฿
(5.00 EG£)
     -67.82 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(517.95 EG£)
289.60 ฿
(150.00 EG£)
     -71.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 52.50 ฿
(27.19 EG£)
13.51 ฿
(7.00 EG£)
     -74.26 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 20.12 ฿
(10.42 EG£)
9.32 ฿
(4.83 EG£)
     -53.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 180.00 ฿
(93.23 EG£)
77.23 ฿
(40.00 EG£)
     -57.10 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 110.69 ฿
(57.33 EG£)
54.59 ฿
(28.27 EG£)
     -50.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,050,000.00 ฿
(543,852.42 EG£)
772,268.33 ฿
(400,000.00 EG£)
     -26.45 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 921,500.00 ฿
(477,295.25 EG£)
714,348.20 ฿
(370,000.00 EG£)
     -22.48 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,139.27 ฿
(1,108.04 EG£)
690.18 ฿
(357.48 EG£)
     -67.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.53 ฿
(0.79 EG£)
0.35 ฿
(0.18 EG£)
     -77.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 682.64 ฿
(353.57 EG£)
447.56 ฿
(231.82 EG£)
     -34.44 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,184.00 ฿
(613.26 EG£)
796.98 ฿
(412.80 EG£)
     -32.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 147.50 ฿
(76.40 EG£)
219.61 ฿
(113.75 EG£)
     +48.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 180.00 ฿
(93.23 EG£)
135.15 ฿
(70.00 EG£)
     -24.92 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 6,500.00 ฿
(3,366.71 EG£)
2,229.05 ฿
(1,154.55 EG£)
     -65.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 339,800.00 ฿
(176,001.00 EG£)
75,617.94 ฿
(39,166.67 EG£)
     -77.75 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,355.91 ฿
(1,220.25 EG£)
1,296.09 ฿
(671.32 EG£)
     -44.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 973.08 ฿
(504.01 EG£)
1,309.50 ฿
(678.26 EG£)
     +34.57 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,600.89 ฿
(1,347.14 EG£)
3,594.91 ฿
(1,862.00 EG£)
     +38.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,335.45 ฿
(1,209.66 EG£)
1,517.33 ฿
(785.91 EG£)
     -35.03 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,208.33 ฿
(6,841.32 EG£)
5,995.24 ฿
(3,105.26 EG£)
     -54.61 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,055.56 ฿
(4,690.37 EG£)
3,335.77 ฿
(1,727.78 EG£)
     -63.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 25,421.05 ฿
(13,166.95 EG£)
11,262.25 ฿
(5,833.33 EG£)
     -55.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 15,909.09 ฿
(8,240.19 EG£)
6,389.60 ฿
(3,309.52 EG£)
     -59.84 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,535.90 ฿
(3,385.30 EG£)
2,193.13 ฿
(1,135.94 EG£)
     -66.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,364.01 ฿
(2,260.36 EG£)
953.19 ฿
(493.71 EG£)
     -78.16 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai[ Edit ] Alexandria[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 18,923.08 ฿
(9,801.30 EG£)
5,581.39 ฿
(2,890.91 EG£)
     -70.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.41 15.43      +249.70 %
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