Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Hartford, CT 

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Consumer Prices in Hartford, CT are 85.0% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hartford, CT are 105.4% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Hartford, CT are 160.1% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Hartford, CT are 232.8% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Hartford, CT are 96.2% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Hartford, CT is 169.7% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 ฿
(2.72 $)
660.96 ฿
(18.00 $)
     +561.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 909.00 ฿
(24.75 $)
2,937.60 ฿
(80.00 $)
     +223.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ฿
(5.45 $)
367.20 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +83.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 ฿
(1.91 $)
146.88 ฿
(4.00 $)
     +109.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 145.00 ฿
(3.95 $)
238.68 ฿
(6.50 $)
     +64.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 86.63 ฿
(2.36 $)
167.08 ฿
(4.55 $)
     +92.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 21.01 ฿
(0.57 $)
85.24 ฿
(2.32 $)
     +305.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 12.46 ฿
(0.34 $)
78.03 ฿
(2.12 $)
     +526.2 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 226.13 ฿
(6.16 $)
181.92 ฿
(4.95 $)
     -19.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 53.31 ฿
(1.45 $)
134.64 ฿
(3.67 $)
     +152.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 24.62 ฿
(0.67 $)
79.93 ฿
(2.18 $)
     +224.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 80.09 ฿
(2.18 $)
98.78 ฿
(2.69 $)
     +23.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 316.43 ฿
(8.62 $)
326.07 ฿
(8.88 $)
     +3.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 49.83 ฿
(1.36 $)
245.29 ฿
(6.68 $)
     +392.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 179.66 ฿
(4.89 $)
248.59 ฿
(6.77 $)
     +38.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 50.55 ฿
(1.38 $)
163.28 ฿
(4.45 $)
     +223.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 24.81 ฿
(0.68 $)
29.87 ฿
(0.81 $)
     +20.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 37.33 ฿
(1.02 $)
91.68 ฿
(2.50 $)
     +145.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 25.60 ฿
(0.70 $)
87.12 ฿
(2.37 $)
     +240.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 24.31 ฿
(0.66 $)
52.02 ฿
(1.42 $)
     +114.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 21.35 ฿
(0.58 $)
59.36 ฿
(1.62 $)
     +178.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 44.48 ฿
(1.21 $)
85.92 ฿
(2.34 $)
     +93.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.01 ฿
(0.44 $)
88.37 ฿
(2.41 $)
     +452.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ฿
(16.34 $)
440.64 ฿
(12.00 $)
     -26.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 62.29 ฿
(1.70 $)
63.53 ฿
(1.73 $)
     +2.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 117.46 ฿
(3.20 $)
91.80 ฿
(2.50 $)
     -21.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(4.08 $)
477.36 ฿
(13.00 $)
     +218.2 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 44.00 ฿
(1.20 $)
78.03 ฿
(2.12 $)
     +77.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,300.00 ฿
(35.40 $)
1,468.80 ฿
(40.00 $)
     +13.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(0.95 $)
110.16 ฿
(3.00 $)
     +214.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 65.65 ฿
(1.79 $)
121.18 ฿
(3.30 $)
     +84.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 180.00 ฿
(4.90 $)
881.28 ฿
(24.00 $)
     +389.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 153.13 ฿
(4.17 $)
126.12 ฿
(3.43 $)
     -17.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,900,000.00 ฿
(51,742.92 $)
1,263,491.44 ฿
(34,408.81 $)
     -33.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 911,868.42 ฿
(24,833.02 $)
885,834.31 ฿
(24,124.03 $)
     -2.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,260.09 ฿
(88.78 $)
4,320.72 ฿
(117.67 $)
     +32.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 469.08 ฿
(12.77 $)
1,547.49 ฿
(42.14 $)
     +229.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 549.19 ฿
(14.96 $)
2,544.17 ฿
(69.29 $)
     +363.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,952.33 ฿
(53.17 $)
2,386.80 ฿
(65.00 $)
     +22.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 382.19 ฿
(10.41 $)
734.40 ฿
(20.00 $)
     +92.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ฿
(6.81 $)
518.67 ฿
(14.12 $)
     +107.5 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 21,138.89 ฿
(575.68 $)
91,800.00 ฿
(2,500.00 $)
     +334.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 441,159.52 ฿
(12,014.15 $)
1,652,400.00 ฿
(45,000.00 $)
     +274.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,979.46 ฿
(53.91 $)
1,946.16 ฿
(53.00 $)
     -1.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,481.48 ฿
(40.35 $)
1,164.02 ฿
(31.70 $)
     -21.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,702.59 ฿
(100.83 $)
2,093.04 ฿
(57.00 $)
     -43.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,427.96 ฿
(93.35 $)
5,385.60 ฿
(146.67 $)
     +57.1 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 22,593.75 ฿
(615.30 $)
69,768.00 ฿
(1,900.00 $)
     +208.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,479.41 ฿
(285.39 $)
44,064.00 ฿
(1,200.00 $)
     +320.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 56,895.83 ฿
(1,549.45 $)
123,012.00 ฿
(3,350.00 $)
     +116.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 30,027.08 ฿
(817.73 $)
75,276.00 ฿
(2,050.00 $)
     +150.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 17,297.52 ฿
(471.07 $)
9,454.91 ฿
(257.49 $)
     -45.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 8,206.94 ฿
(223.50 $)
7,141.57 ฿
(194.49 $)
     -13.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Hartford, CT Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,332.03 ฿
(635.40 $)
129,235.02 ฿
(3,519.47 $)
     +453.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.86 6.42      +9.6 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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