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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Hong Kong 

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Consumer Prices in Hong Kong are 38.32% higher than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 86.01% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 195.65% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 87.31% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 34.23% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 77.13% higher than in Bangkok
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  BangkokHong KongDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 78.78 ฿
(19.58 HK$)
201.16 ฿
(50.00 HK$)
     +155.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 850.00 ฿
(211.28 HK$)
1,609.28 ฿
(400.00 HK$)
     +89.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 180.00 ฿
(44.74 HK$)
140.81 ฿
(35.00 HK$)
     -21.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(19.88 HK$)
201.16 ฿
(50.00 HK$)
     +151.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 150.00 ฿
(37.28 HK$)
241.39 ฿
(60.00 HK$)
     +60.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 73.18 ฿
(18.19 HK$)
144.26 ฿
(35.86 HK$)
     +97.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 18.49 ฿
(4.60 HK$)
37.94 ฿
(9.43 HK$)
     +105.20 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.94 ฿
(2.47 HK$)
31.05 ฿
(7.72 HK$)
     +212.26 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 201.80 ฿
(50.16 HK$)
343.42 ฿
(85.36 HK$)
     +70.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 32.62 ฿
(8.11 HK$)
66.06 ฿
(16.42 HK$)
     +102.52 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 18.91 ฿
(4.70 HK$)
29.52 ฿
(7.34 HK$)
     +56.11 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 55.22 ฿
(13.73 HK$)
100.90 ฿
(25.08 HK$)
     +82.71 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 323.12 ฿
(80.31 HK$)
270.53 ฿
(67.24 HK$)
     -16.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 47.70 ฿
(11.86 HK$)
140.01 ฿
(34.80 HK$)
     +193.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 189.90 ฿
(47.20 HK$)
282.96 ฿
(70.33 HK$)
     +49.00 %
Apples (1 lb) 47.02 ฿
(11.69 HK$)
46.36 ฿
(11.52 HK$)
     -1.40 %
Banana (1 lb) 20.91 ฿
(5.20 HK$)
32.46 ฿
(8.07 HK$)
     +55.25 %
Oranges (1 lb) 33.91 ฿
(8.43 HK$)
39.38 ฿
(9.79 HK$)
     +16.14 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.58 ฿
(4.87 HK$)
39.14 ฿
(9.73 HK$)
     +99.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 20.76 ฿
(5.16 HK$)
33.14 ฿
(8.24 HK$)
     +59.66 %
Onion (1 lb) 16.60 ฿
(4.13 HK$)
32.59 ฿
(8.10 HK$)
     +96.36 %
Lettuce (1 head) 35.67 ฿
(8.87 HK$)
51.13 ฿
(12.71 HK$)
     +43.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.12 ฿
(4.25 HK$)
61.57 ฿
(15.30 HK$)
     +259.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(173.99 HK$)
482.78 ฿
(120.00 HK$)
     -31.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.58 ฿
(14.56 HK$)
52.49 ฿
(13.05 HK$)
     -10.39 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 127.19 ฿
(31.61 HK$)
70.41 ฿
(17.50 HK$)
     -44.64 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 145.00 ฿
(36.04 HK$)
229.32 ฿
(57.00 HK$)
     +58.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 ฿
(8.70 HK$)
40.23 ฿
(10.00 HK$)
     +14.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,080.00 ฿
(268.44 HK$)
2,011.59 ฿
(500.00 HK$)
     +86.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(8.70 HK$)
96.56 ฿
(24.00 HK$)
     +175.88 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.86 ฿
(2.45 HK$)
55.03 ฿
(13.68 HK$)
     +458.32 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(29.83 HK$)
410.37 ฿
(102.00 HK$)
     +241.97 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 115.43 ฿
(28.69 HK$)
241.51 ฿
(60.03 HK$)
     +109.23 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,300,000.00 ฿
(323,126.77 HK$)
1,005,797.20 ฿
(250,000.00 HK$)
     -22.63 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 832,719.76 ฿
(206,980.03 HK$)
889,273.40 ฿
(221,036.95 HK$)
     +6.79 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,618.38 ฿
(650.82 HK$)
6,339.83 ฿
(1,575.82 HK$)
     +142.13 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.88 ฿
(0.47 HK$)
1.98 ฿
(0.49 HK$)
     +5.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 748.97 ฿
(186.16 HK$)
820.79 ฿
(204.02 HK$)
     +9.59 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,267.66 ฿
(563.65 HK$)
2,452.95 ฿
(609.70 HK$)
     +8.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 313.39 ฿
(77.89 HK$)
233.95 ฿
(58.15 HK$)
     -25.35 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 220.00 ฿
(54.68 HK$)
402.32 ฿
(100.00 HK$)
     +82.87 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,134.60 ฿
(2,270.49 HK$)
22,652.29 ฿
(5,630.43 HK$)
     +147.98 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 398,481.48 ฿
(99,046.18 HK$)
509,748.34 ฿
(126,702.56 HK$)
     +27.92 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,820.87 ฿
(452.59 HK$)
2,394.80 ฿
(595.25 HK$)
     +31.52 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,079.95 ฿
(268.43 HK$)
1,230.76 ฿
(305.92 HK$)
     +13.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,075.12 ฿
(764.35 HK$)
2,632.80 ฿
(654.41 HK$)
     -14.38 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,843.17 ฿
(706.69 HK$)
3,967.89 ฿
(986.25 HK$)
     +39.56 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,334.88 ฿
(5,302.98 HK$)
72,866.58 ฿
(18,111.65 HK$)
     +241.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,530.54 ฿
(2,617.46 HK$)
49,580.51 ฿
(12,323.68 HK$)
     +370.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 63,949.15 ฿
(15,895.14 HK$)
149,943.19 ฿
(37,269.74 HK$)
     +134.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,580.00 ฿
(7,352.38 HK$)
98,333.00 ฿
(24,441.56 HK$)
     +232.43 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,587.92 ฿
(3,625.96 HK$)
84,267.47 ฿
(20,945.44 HK$)
     +477.65 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,098.42 ฿
(1,764.38 HK$)
53,890.19 ฿
(13,394.89 HK$)
     +659.19 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,225.49 ฿
(5,772.91 HK$)
76,526.44 ฿
(19,021.34 HK$)
     +229.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.75 2.48      -56.77 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:478465
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB