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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Hong Kong 

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Consumer Prices in Hong Kong are 41.64% higher than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 87.04% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 188.62% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 85.59% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 38.25% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 69.11% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 80.00 ฿
(19.77 HK$)
202.31 ฿
(50.00 HK$)
     +152.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 850.00 ฿
(210.07 HK$)
1,618.49 ฿
(400.00 HK$)
     +90.41 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 185.00 ฿
(45.72 HK$)
141.62 ฿
(35.00 HK$)
     -23.45 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(19.77 HK$)
202.31 ฿
(50.00 HK$)
     +152.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 150.00 ฿
(37.07 HK$)
242.77 ฿
(60.00 HK$)
     +61.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 76.48 ฿
(18.90 HK$)
144.25 ฿
(35.65 HK$)
     +88.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 20.84 ฿
(5.15 HK$)
38.55 ฿
(9.53 HK$)
     +85.01 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 10.52 ฿
(2.60 HK$)
31.10 ฿
(7.69 HK$)
     +195.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 196.76 ฿
(48.63 HK$)
343.57 ฿
(84.91 HK$)
     +74.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 34.29 ฿
(8.47 HK$)
68.67 ฿
(16.97 HK$)
     +100.26 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 22.21 ฿
(5.49 HK$)
30.41 ฿
(7.52 HK$)
     +36.96 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 57.56 ฿
(14.23 HK$)
110.43 ฿
(27.29 HK$)
     +91.84 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 315.68 ฿
(78.02 HK$)
268.46 ฿
(66.35 HK$)
     -14.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 49.44 ฿
(12.22 HK$)
148.81 ฿
(36.78 HK$)
     +200.98 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 189.09 ฿
(46.73 HK$)
303.18 ฿
(74.93 HK$)
     +60.34 %
Apples (1 lb) 46.84 ฿
(11.58 HK$)
47.23 ฿
(11.67 HK$)
     +0.83 %
Banana (1 lb) 21.68 ฿
(5.36 HK$)
32.73 ฿
(8.09 HK$)
     +51.00 %
Oranges (1 lb) 35.41 ฿
(8.75 HK$)
39.10 ฿
(9.66 HK$)
     +10.44 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.20 ฿
(4.75 HK$)
41.82 ฿
(10.34 HK$)
     +117.80 %
Potato (1 lb) 20.48 ฿
(5.06 HK$)
35.32 ฿
(8.73 HK$)
     +72.44 %
Onion (1 lb) 16.68 ฿
(4.12 HK$)
34.85 ฿
(8.61 HK$)
     +108.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 37.67 ฿
(9.31 HK$)
51.96 ฿
(12.84 HK$)
     +37.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.36 ฿
(4.29 HK$)
62.80 ฿
(15.52 HK$)
     +261.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(173.00 HK$)
485.55 ฿
(120.00 HK$)
     -30.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 57.73 ฿
(14.27 HK$)
53.05 ฿
(13.11 HK$)
     -8.10 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 127.31 ฿
(31.46 HK$)
69.01 ฿
(17.06 HK$)
     -45.79 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 145.00 ฿
(35.84 HK$)
230.63 ฿
(57.00 HK$)
     +59.06 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 ฿
(8.65 HK$)
40.46 ฿
(10.00 HK$)
     +15.61 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,050.00 ฿
(259.50 HK$)
2,023.11 ฿
(500.00 HK$)
     +92.68 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(8.65 HK$)
97.11 ฿
(24.00 HK$)
     +177.46 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(2.39 HK$)
55.35 ฿
(13.68 HK$)
     +473.22 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(29.66 HK$)
412.71 ฿
(102.00 HK$)
     +243.93 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 115.61 ฿
(28.57 HK$)
241.25 ฿
(59.62 HK$)
     +108.66 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,200,000.00 ฿
(296,572.78 HK$)
1,011,556.09 ฿
(250,000.00 HK$)
     -15.70 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 835,865.71 ฿
(206,579.18 HK$)
874,877.26 ฿
(216,220.65 HK$)
     +4.67 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,578.04 ฿
(637.15 HK$)
6,084.80 ฿
(1,503.82 HK$)
     +136.02 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.79 ฿
(0.44 HK$)
2.25 ฿
(0.56 HK$)
     +25.27 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 771.94 ฿
(190.78 HK$)
861.04 ฿
(212.80 HK$)
     +11.54 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,222.83 ฿
(549.36 HK$)
2,422.85 ฿
(598.79 HK$)
     +9.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 330.44 ฿
(81.67 HK$)
229.32 ฿
(56.68 HK$)
     -30.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 220.00 ฿
(54.37 HK$)
404.62 ฿
(100.00 HK$)
     +83.92 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 10,357.07 ฿
(2,559.69 HK$)
21,664.39 ฿
(5,354.22 HK$)
     +109.17 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 438,769.23 ฿
(108,439.18 HK$)
500,044.25 ฿
(123,582.93 HK$)
     +13.97 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,836.56 ฿
(453.90 HK$)
2,498.61 ฿
(617.52 HK$)
     +36.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,138.87 ฿
(281.46 HK$)
1,219.48 ฿
(301.39 HK$)
     +7.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,090.64 ฿
(763.83 HK$)
2,617.20 ฿
(646.83 HK$)
     -15.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,929.82 ฿
(724.09 HK$)
4,102.16 ฿
(1,013.82 HK$)
     +40.01 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,529.24 ฿
(5,320.82 HK$)
73,549.60 ฿
(18,177.34 HK$)
     +241.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,389.29 ฿
(2,567.65 HK$)
48,821.95 ฿
(12,066.05 HK$)
     +369.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 66,300.00 ฿
(16,385.65 HK$)
150,885.02 ฿
(37,290.32 HK$)
     +127.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,774.51 ฿
(7,358.59 HK$)
95,880.75 ฿
(23,696.35 HK$)
     +222.02 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 13,961.15 ฿
(3,450.41 HK$)
86,034.01 ฿
(21,262.79 HK$)
     +516.24 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,997.40 ฿
(1,729.36 HK$)
55,155.03 ฿
(13,631.23 HK$)
     +688.22 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,406.25 ฿
(6,031.86 HK$)
77,201.28 ฿
(19,079.83 HK$)
     +216.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.26 2.37      -54.87 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:445463
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB