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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Manila Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Manila are 28.77% lower than in Bangkok
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Manila are 31.55% lower than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Manila are 37.73% lower than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Manila are 18.12% lower than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Manila are 41.33% lower than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Manila is 5.88% lower than in Bangkok
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 80.00 ฿
(133.41 ₱)
119.93 ฿
(200.00 ₱)
     +49.91 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 850.00 ฿
(1,417.48 ₱)
599.65 ฿
(1,000.00 ₱)
     -29.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 180.00 ฿
(300.17 ₱)
93.55 ฿
(156.00 ₱)
     -48.03 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(133.41 ₱)
35.98 ฿
(60.00 ₱)
     -55.03 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 131.68 ฿
(219.59 ₱)
59.97 ฿
(100.00 ₱)
     -54.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 73.62 ฿
(122.77 ₱)
70.11 ฿
(116.92 ₱)
     -4.77 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 20.54 ฿
(34.25 ₱)
20.20 ฿
(33.69 ₱)
     -1.64 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.41 ฿
(17.36 ₱)
11.35 ฿
(18.92 ₱)
     +8.97 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 195.22 ฿
(325.56 ₱)
183.51 ฿
(306.03 ₱)
     -6.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 39.22 ฿
(65.41 ₱)
32.43 ฿
(54.08 ₱)
     -17.32 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 20.57 ฿
(34.31 ₱)
13.73 ฿
(22.89 ₱)
     -33.28 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 58.70 ฿
(97.88 ₱)
48.85 ฿
(81.47 ₱)
     -16.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 286.37 ฿
(477.56 ₱)
77.22 ฿
(128.77 ₱)
     -73.04 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 56.00 ฿
(93.39 ₱)
47.02 ฿
(78.41 ₱)
     -16.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 175.22 ฿
(292.20 ₱)
81.66 ฿
(136.18 ₱)
     -53.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 45.20 ฿
(75.38 ₱)
36.97 ฿
(61.65 ₱)
     -18.22 %
Banana (1 lb) 24.01 ฿
(40.03 ₱)
18.38 ฿
(30.65 ₱)
     -23.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 35.72 ฿
(59.57 ₱)
32.75 ฿
(54.62 ₱)
     -8.31 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.89 ฿
(31.50 ₱)
17.52 ฿
(29.22 ₱)
     -7.25 %
Potato (1 lb) 24.04 ฿
(40.09 ₱)
21.54 ฿
(35.92 ₱)
     -10.41 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.76 ฿
(31.28 ₱)
19.88 ฿
(33.15 ₱)
     +5.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 39.29 ฿
(65.51 ₱)
36.38 ฿
(60.67 ₱)
     -7.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.20 ฿
(28.69 ₱)
22.22 ฿
(37.06 ₱)
     +29.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 ฿
(1,167.34 ₱)
179.90 ฿
(300.00 ₱)
     -74.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 56.53 ฿
(94.27 ₱)
28.48 ฿
(47.50 ₱)
     -49.61 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 151.89 ฿
(253.29 ₱)
46.64 ฿
(77.79 ₱)
     -69.29 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 130.00 ฿
(216.79 ₱)
44.07 ฿
(73.50 ₱)
     -66.10 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 36.00 ฿
(60.03 ₱)
11.99 ฿
(20.00 ₱)
     -66.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,050.00 ฿
(1,751.01 ₱)
479.72 ฿
(800.00 ₱)
     -54.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(58.37 ₱)
23.99 ฿
(40.00 ₱)
     -31.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 9.66 ฿
(16.10 ₱)
13.03 ฿
(21.73 ₱)
     +34.92 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(200.12 ₱)
83.95 ฿
(140.00 ₱)
     -30.04 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 112.57 ฿
(187.72 ₱)
104.09 ฿
(173.58 ₱)
     -7.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 869,000.00 ฿
(1,449,168.71 ₱)
809,533.07 ฿
(1,350,000.00 ₱)
     -6.84 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 878,000.00 ฿
(1,464,177.36 ₱)
647,534.20 ฿
(1,079,846.15 ₱)
     -26.25 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,679.71 ฿
(4,468.76 ₱)
3,542.18 ฿
(5,907.03 ₱)
     +32.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.59 ฿
(2.66 ₱)
4.43 ฿
(7.38 ₱)
     +177.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 750.96 ฿
(1,252.32 ₱)
1,608.19 ฿
(2,681.86 ₱)
     +114.15 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,405.03 ฿
(4,010.70 ₱)
1,347.72 ฿
(2,247.50 ₱)
     -43.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 303.57 ฿
(506.24 ₱)
194.89 ฿
(325.00 ₱)
     -35.80 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 ฿
(333.53 ₱)
149.91 ฿
(250.00 ₱)
     -25.04 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 14,477.78 ฿
(24,143.55 ₱)
7,187.52 ฿
(11,986.11 ₱)
     -50.35 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 505,518.52 ฿
(843,016.82 ₱)
309,031.16 ฿
(515,349.00 ₱)
     -38.87 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,944.82 ฿
(3,243.24 ₱)
1,343.51 ฿
(2,240.47 ₱)
     -30.92 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,149.66 ฿
(1,917.20 ₱)
803.89 ฿
(1,340.59 ₱)
     -30.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,339.96 ฿
(5,569.81 ₱)
2,497.70 ฿
(4,165.24 ₱)
     -25.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,195.76 ฿
(5,329.34 ₱)
1,798.96 ฿
(3,000.00 ₱)
     -43.71 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 21,418.92 ฿
(35,718.79 ₱)
13,838.17 ฿
(23,076.92 ₱)
     -35.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,611.11 ฿
(16,027.76 ₱)
7,199.42 ฿
(12,005.95 ₱)
     -25.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 66,212.77 ฿
(110,418.26 ₱)
40,503.11 ฿
(67,544.12 ₱)
     -38.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 27,267.30 ฿
(45,471.72 ₱)
16,094.29 ฿
(26,839.29 ₱)
     -40.98 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 12,661.27 ฿
(21,114.28 ₱)
7,285.05 ฿
(12,148.76 ₱)
     -42.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,456.71 ฿
(10,767.39 ₱)
3,277.56 ฿
(5,465.75 ₱)
     -49.24 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,752.72 ฿
(41,278.32 ₱)
15,946.09 ฿
(26,592.15 ₱)
     -35.58 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.37 7.98      +48.82 %
Last update: April 2018April 2018
Contributors:367264
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: THB