Cost of Living Comparison Between Chiang Mai and Tucson, AZ 

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Consumer Prices in Tucson, AZ are 56.13% higher than in Chiang Mai (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tucson, AZ are 69.68% higher than in Chiang Mai
Rent Prices in Tucson, AZ are 119.96% higher than in Chiang Mai
Restaurant Prices in Tucson, AZ are 200.30% higher than in Chiang Mai
Groceries Prices in Tucson, AZ are 38.66% higher than in Chiang Mai
Local Purchasing Power in Tucson, AZ is 166.78% higher than in Chiang Mai
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Restaurants
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 70.00 ฿
(2.07 $)
474.08 ฿
(14.00 $)
     +577.26 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 ฿
(17.72 $)
1,687.56 ฿
(49.84 $)
     +181.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 ฿
(5.91 $)
304.77 ฿
(9.00 $)
     +52.38 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 ฿
(2.36 $)
135.45 ฿
(4.00 $)
     +69.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 140.00 ฿
(4.13 $)
169.32 ฿
(5.00 $)
     +20.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 61.41 ฿
(1.81 $)
159.46 ฿
(4.71 $)
     +159.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 21.20 ฿
(0.63 $)
65.84 ฿
(1.94 $)
     +210.54 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.82 ฿
(0.29 $)
48.31 ฿
(1.43 $)
     +391.79 %
Markets
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 241.87 ฿
(7.14 $)
83.83 ฿
(2.48 $)
     -65.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 39.31 ฿
(1.16 $)
87.56 ฿
(2.59 $)
     +122.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 17.15 ฿
(0.51 $)
42.13 ฿
(1.24 $)
     +145.58 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 55.57 ฿
(1.64 $)
71.49 ฿
(2.11 $)
     +28.66 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 266.49 ฿
(7.87 $)
166.13 ฿
(4.91 $)
     -37.66 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 34.34 ฿
(1.01 $)
117.71 ฿
(3.48 $)
     +242.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 172.37 ฿
(5.09 $)
183.25 ฿
(5.41 $)
     +6.32 %
Apples (1 lb) 30.56 ฿
(0.90 $)
56.11 ฿
(1.66 $)
     +83.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 15.59 ฿
(0.46 $)
20.66 ฿
(0.61 $)
     +32.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 22.06 ฿
(0.65 $)
46.91 ฿
(1.39 $)
     +112.70 %
Tomato (1 lb) 18.60 ฿
(0.55 $)
52.40 ฿
(1.55 $)
     +181.75 %
Potato (1 lb) 18.14 ฿
(0.54 $)
29.52 ฿
(0.87 $)
     +62.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.34 ฿
(0.54 $)
31.15 ฿
(0.92 $)
     +69.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 26.88 ฿
(0.79 $)
47.72 ฿
(1.41 $)
     +77.56 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 17.50 ฿
(0.52 $)
53.13 ฿
(1.57 $)
     +203.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 525.00 ฿
(15.50 $)
431.75 ฿
(12.75 $)
     -17.76 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 51.54 ฿
(1.52 $)
78.91 ฿
(2.33 $)
     +53.12 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 109.89 ฿
(3.25 $)
134.96 ฿
(3.99 $)
     +22.82 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 142.50 ฿
(4.21 $)
304.43 ฿
(8.99 $)
     +113.63 %
Transportation
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ฿
(0.89 $)
59.26 ฿
(1.75 $)
     +97.53 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ฿
(29.53 $)
1,625.42 ฿
(48.00 $)
     +62.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 ฿
(1.48 $)
93.12 ฿
(2.75 $)
     +86.25 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 ฿
(0.71 $)
74.50 ฿
(2.20 $)
     +208.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 180.00 ฿
(5.32 $)
1,185.21 ฿
(35.00 $)
     +558.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 105.08 ฿
(3.10 $)
86.04 ฿
(2.54 $)
     -18.12 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,050,000.00 ฿
(31,007.28 $)
817,537.79 ฿
(24,142.50 $)
     -22.14 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 858,166.67 ฿
(25,342.30 $)
798,595.67 ฿
(23,583.12 $)
     -6.94 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,763.54 ฿
(81.61 $)
6,603.34 ฿
(195.00 $)
     +138.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.33 ฿
(0.04 $)
2.26 ฿
(0.07 $)
     +70.29 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 654.55 ฿
(19.33 $)
2,187.50 ฿
(64.60 $)
     +234.20 %
Sports And Leisure
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,525.00 ฿
(45.03 $)
960.12 ฿
(28.35 $)
     -37.04 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 178.00 ฿
(5.26 $)
778.85 ฿
(23.00 $)
     +337.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 ฿
(4.43 $)
338.63 ฿
(10.00 $)
     +125.75 %
Childcare
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,366.67 ฿
(276.60 $)
24,691.78 ฿
(729.17 $)
     +163.61 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 299,750.00 ฿
(8,851.84 $)
584,136.97 ฿
(17,250.00 $)
     +94.87 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,228.57 ฿
(65.81 $)
1,545.17 ฿
(45.63 $)
     -30.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 855.71 ฿
(25.27 $)
973.56 ฿
(28.75 $)
     +13.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,457.14 ฿
(72.56 $)
2,746.65 ฿
(81.11 $)
     +11.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,412.50 ฿
(71.24 $)
3,287.36 ฿
(97.08 $)
     +36.26 %
Rent Per Month
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,125.00 ฿
(387.59 $)
28,206.48 ฿
(832.96 $)
     +114.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,156.25 ฿
(270.39 $)
23,979.25 ฿
(708.12 $)
     +161.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 26,875.00 ฿
(793.64 $)
49,467.51 ฿
(1,460.81 $)
     +84.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,384.62 ฿
(483.85 $)
42,646.23 ฿
(1,259.38 $)
     +160.28 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,338.48 ฿
(187.18 $)
7,770.18 ฿
(229.46 $)
     +22.59 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,911.41 ฿
(115.51 $)
4,156.68 ฿
(122.75 $)
     +6.27 %
Salaries And Financing
Chiang Mai Edit Tucson, AZ Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 16,625.00 ฿
(490.95 $)
75,255.93 ฿
(2,222.36 $)
     +352.67 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.34 3.40      -21.80 %
Last update: December 2021December 2021
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