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Cost of Living Comparison Between Washington, DC and Chiang Mai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Chiang Mai are 55.54% lower than in Washington, DC
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 67.93% lower than in Washington, DC
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 84.37% lower than in Washington, DC
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 77.90% lower than in Washington, DC
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 42.27% lower than in Washington, DC
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 70.32% lower than in Washington, DC
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(534.28 ฿)
1.40 $
(50.00 ฿)
     -90.64 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(2,493.32 ฿)
14.04 $
(500.00 ฿)
     -79.95 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(249.33 ฿)
4.21 $
(150.00 ฿)
     -39.84 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(213.71 ฿)
1.54 $
(55.00 ฿)
     -74.26 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(284.95 ฿)
3.23 $
(115.00 ฿)
     -59.64 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.17 $
(148.39 ฿)
1.66 $
(59.00 ฿)
     -60.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.86 $
(66.17 ฿)
0.55 $
(19.44 ฿)
     -70.63 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.70 $
(60.55 ฿)
0.27 $
(9.55 ฿)
     -84.23 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 $
(140.56 ฿)
4.78 $
(170.34 ฿)
     +21.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.76 $
(98.22 ฿)
0.96 $
(34.14 ฿)
     -65.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.93 $
(68.59 ฿)
0.45 $
(16.08 ฿)
     -76.55 %
Eggs (12) 3.59 $
(127.85 ฿)
1.49 $
(52.95 ฿)
     -58.58 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.36 $
(226.43 ฿)
10.29 $
(366.35 ฿)
     +61.79 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.92 $
(175.41 ฿)
1.42 $
(50.53 ฿)
     -71.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.92 $
(246.30 ฿)
4.65 $
(165.80 ฿)
     -32.69 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.03 $
(72.24 ฿)
1.04 $
(37.04 ฿)
     -48.72 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $
(24.97 ฿)
0.47 $
(16.73 ฿)
     -33.02 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.32 $
(47.02 ฿)
0.70 $
(24.85 ฿)
     -47.15 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.28 $
(81.21 ฿)
0.42 $
(14.99 ฿)
     -81.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.02 $
(36.40 ฿)
0.52 $
(18.45 ฿)
     -49.33 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.44 $
(51.11 ฿)
0.39 $
(14.06 ฿)
     -72.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 $
(77.22 ฿)
0.66 $
(23.33 ฿)
     -69.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.25 $
(80.26 ฿)
0.42 $
(14.87 ฿)
     -81.48 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(534.28 ฿)
14.04 $
(500.00 ฿)
     -6.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.33 $
(83.11 ฿)
1.43 $
(51.08 ฿)
     -38.54 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.67 $
(94.98 ฿)
2.70 $
(96.25 ฿)
     +1.33 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 $
(320.57 ฿)
2.67 $
(95.00 ฿)
     -70.37 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $
(106.86 ฿)
0.56 $
(20.00 ฿)
     -81.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 225.00 $
(8,014.23 ฿)
28.08 $
(1,000.00 ฿)
     -87.52 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.38 $
(120.21 ฿)
1.01 $
(36.00 ฿)
     -70.05 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(89.05 ฿)
0.41 $
(14.48 ฿)
     -83.73 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.50 $
(979.52 ฿)
5.62 $
(200.00 ฿)
     -79.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.41 $
(85.95 ฿)
2.69 $
(95.87 ฿)
     +11.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(712,376.40 ฿)
18,248.78 $
(650,000.00 ฿)
     -8.76 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,600.00 $
(804,985.33 ฿)
28,692.70 $
(1,022,000.00 ฿)
     +26.96 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 134.75 $
(4,799.59 ฿)
49.23 $
(1,753.64 ฿)
     -63.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $
(4.16 ฿)
0.04 $
(1.46 ฿)
     -64.76 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.72 $
(2,055.98 ฿)
16.92 $
(602.78 ฿)
     -70.68 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.77 $
(2,200.25 ฿)
32.24 $
(1,148.21 ฿)
     -47.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.78 $
(668.84 ฿)
3.54 $
(126.00 ฿)
     -81.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(463.04 ฿)
4.21 $
(150.00 ฿)
     -67.61 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.69 $
(1,662.95 ฿)
68.43 $
(2,437.50 ฿)
     +46.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.75 $
(1,237.75 ฿)
23.40 $
(833.33 ฿)
     -32.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.28 $
(2,859.32 ฿)
69.35 $
(2,470.00 ฿)
     -13.62 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 132.00 $
(4,701.68 ฿)
48.85 $
(1,740.00 ฿)
     -62.99 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,149.28 $
(76,554.94 ฿)
307.55 $
(10,954.55 ฿)
     -85.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,664.14 $
(59,274.77 ฿)
177.89 $
(6,336.25 ฿)
     -89.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,083.00 $
(145,431.64 ฿)
743.25 $
(26,473.68 ฿)
     -81.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,733.48 $
(97,363.50 ฿)
432.49 $
(15,404.76 ฿)
     -84.18 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 558.44 $
(19,890.93 ฿)
145.08 $
(5,167.69 ฿)
     -74.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 268.03 $
(9,547.04 ฿)
88.03 $
(3,135.45 ฿)
     -67.16 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,995.58 $
(142,317.74 ฿)
380.29 $
(13,545.45 ฿)
     -90.48 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.62 6.28      +73.47 %
Last update: December, 2016December, 2016
Contributors:241120
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD