Cost of Living Comparison Between Orlando, FL and Chiang Mai 

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 32.81% lower than in Orlando, FL (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 44.47% lower than in Orlando, FL
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 66.22% lower than in Orlando, FL
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 67.40% lower than in Orlando, FL
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 20.54% lower than in Orlando, FL
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 63.37% lower than in Orlando, FL
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Restaurants
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 $
(509.32 ฿)
2.00 $
(60.00 ฿)
     -88.22 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(1,498.00 ฿)
20.03 $
(600.00 ฿)
     -59.95 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(239.68 ฿)
5.97 $
(179.00 ฿)
     -25.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 $
(134.82 ฿)
2.34 $
(70.00 ฿)
     -48.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(179.76 ฿)
4.01 $
(120.00 ฿)
     -33.24 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.41 $
(132.17 ฿)
2.06 $
(61.58 ฿)
     -53.41 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(56.50 ฿)
0.69 $
(20.67 ฿)
     -63.42 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.62 $
(48.41 ฿)
0.37 $
(11.19 ฿)
     -76.88 %
Markets
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.60 $
(107.94 ฿)
6.95 $
(208.20 ฿)
     +92.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.55 $
(76.45 ฿)
1.27 $
(38.05 ฿)
     -50.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.87 $
(56.09 ฿)
0.42 $
(12.62 ฿)
     -77.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.55 $
(76.30 ฿)
1.69 $
(50.57 ฿)
     -33.72 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.47 $
(134.05 ฿)
10.07 $
(301.64 ฿)
     +125.02 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.90 $
(116.96 ฿)
1.16 $
(34.65 ฿)
     -70.38 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.57 $
(166.74 ฿)
5.92 $
(177.41 ฿)
     +6.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.62 $
(48.40 ฿)
1.05 $
(31.50 ฿)
     -34.92 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 $
(22.15 ฿)
0.47 $
(14.17 ฿)
     -36.01 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 $
(48.39 ฿)
0.78 $
(23.39 ฿)
     -51.67 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.76 $
(52.60 ฿)
0.59 $
(17.69 ฿)
     -66.37 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.02 $
(30.58 ฿)
0.66 $
(19.73 ฿)
     -35.48 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.10 $
(32.91 ฿)
0.61 $
(18.39 ฿)
     -44.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.84 $
(55.15 ฿)
0.98 $
(29.38 ฿)
     -46.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.97 $
(59.04 ฿)
0.56 $
(16.85 ฿)
     -71.47 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(359.52 ฿)
16.69 $
(500.00 ฿)
     +39.07 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.84 $
(55.11 ฿)
1.76 $
(52.84 ฿)
     -4.10 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 $
(64.76 ฿)
3.37 $
(101.11 ฿)
     +56.13 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.12 $
(213.47 ฿)
4.84 $
(145.00 ฿)
     -32.07 %
Transportation
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(59.92 ฿)
1.00 $
(30.00 ฿)
     -49.93 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 $
(1,498.00 ฿)
33.38 $
(1,000.00 ฿)
     -33.24 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(82.39 ฿)
1.67 $
(50.00 ฿)
     -39.31 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.40 $
(71.90 ฿)
0.67 $
(20.12 ฿)
     -72.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(898.80 ฿)
6.01 $
(180.00 ฿)
     -79.97 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.16 $
(64.58 ฿)
3.69 $
(110.56 ฿)
     +71.21 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,147.50 $
(693,499.10 ฿)
30,040.05 $
(900,000.00 ฿)
     +29.78 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,906.25 $
(656,311.25 ฿)
30,757.68 $
(921,500.00 ฿)
     +40.41 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 165.91 $
(4,970.76 ฿)
71.22 $
(2,133.69 ฿)
     -57.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(4.49 ฿)
0.05 $
(1.39 ฿)
     -69.01 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.08 $
(2,069.61 ฿)
22.90 $
(686.17 ฿)
     -66.85 %
Sports And Leisure
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.93 $
(956.70 ฿)
40.60 $
(1,216.25 ฿)
     +27.13 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.50 $
(704.06 ฿)
4.92 $
(147.50 ฿)
     -79.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(359.52 ฿)
6.01 $
(180.00 ฿)
     -49.93 %
Childcare
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 860.00 $
(25,765.60 ฿)
312.64 $
(9,366.67 ฿)
     -63.65 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,271.43 $
(277,772.00 ฿)
10,376.80 $
(310,888.89 ฿)
     +11.92 %
Clothing And Shoes
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.68 $
(1,158.84 ฿)
72.63 $
(2,175.94 ฿)
     +87.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.29 $
(997.24 ฿)
28.37 $
(850.00 ฿)
     -14.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.20 $
(2,223.12 ฿)
82.03 $
(2,457.47 ฿)
     +10.54 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.40 $
(2,648.45 ฿)
79.11 $
(2,370.00 ฿)
     -10.51 %
Rent Per Month
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,370.02 $
(41,045.68 ฿)
430.06 $
(12,884.62 ฿)
     -68.61 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,102.58 $
(33,033.20 ฿)
299.21 $
(8,964.29 ฿)
     -72.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,174.45 $
(65,146.41 ฿)
848.50 $
(25,421.05 ฿)
     -60.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,622.99 $
(48,624.64 ฿)
540.40 $
(16,190.48 ฿)
     -66.70 %
Buy Apartment Price
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 259.76 $
(7,782.30 ฿)
218.31 $
(6,540.58 ฿)
     -15.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 134.26 $
(4,022.48 ฿)
140.24 $
(4,201.73 ฿)
     +4.46 %
Salaries And Financing
Orlando, FL Edit Chiang Mai Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,130.48 $
(93,789.12 ฿)
636.75 $
(19,076.92 ฿)
     -79.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.06 4.41      +8.74 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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