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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 50.48% lower than in Washington, DC
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 65.05% lower than in Washington, DC
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 84.34% lower than in Washington, DC
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 75.25% lower than in Washington, DC
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 37.12% lower than in Washington, DC
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 72.92% lower than in Washington, DC
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(509.70 ฿)
1.47 $
(50.00 ฿)
     -90.19 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(2,378.60 ฿)
16.92 $
(575.00 ฿)
     -75.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.25 $
(246.35 ฿)
4.86 $
(165.00 ฿)
     -33.02 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(203.88 ฿)
1.77 $
(60.00 ฿)
     -70.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(271.84 ฿)
3.53 $
(120.00 ฿)
     -55.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.39 $
(149.00 ฿)
1.69 $
(57.42 ฿)
     -61.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.88 $
(63.96 ฿)
0.60 $
(20.44 ฿)
     -68.04 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.59 $
(53.92 ฿)
0.33 $
(11.09 ฿)
     -79.44 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.82 $
(129.78 ฿)
5.40 $
(183.47 ฿)
     +41.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.85 $
(96.95 ฿)
1.04 $
(35.27 ฿)
     -63.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.94 $
(65.84 ฿)
0.52 $
(17.56 ฿)
     -73.33 %
Eggs (12) 3.30 $
(112.13 ฿)
1.47 $
(49.83 ฿)
     -55.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.08 $
(206.71 ฿)
10.78 $
(366.35 ฿)
     +77.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.24 $
(178.15 ฿)
1.45 $
(49.25 ฿)
     -72.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.70 $
(227.60 ฿)
5.57 $
(189.43 ฿)
     -16.77 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.13 $
(72.28 ฿)
1.20 $
(40.82 ฿)
     -43.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $
(24.96 ฿)
0.51 $
(17.39 ฿)
     -30.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.43 $
(48.65 ฿)
0.76 $
(25.69 ฿)
     -47.19 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.98 $
(67.32 ฿)
0.45 $
(15.34 ฿)
     -77.21 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.00 $
(33.98 ฿)
0.51 $
(17.49 ฿)
     -48.53 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.35 $
(46.02 ฿)
0.44 $
(14.82 ฿)
     -67.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.14 $
(72.66 ฿)
0.68 $
(23.12 ฿)
     -68.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.29 $
(77.64 ฿)
0.48 $
(16.22 ฿)
     -79.11 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.50 $
(560.67 ฿)
14.70 $
(499.50 ฿)
     -10.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.67 $
(124.59 ฿)
1.52 $
(51.53 ฿)
     -58.64 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 $
(135.92 ฿)
2.54 $
(86.25 ฿)
     -36.54 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 $
(305.82 ฿)
3.53 $
(120.00 ฿)
     -60.76 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(93.44 ฿)
0.59 $
(20.00 ฿)
     -78.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 $
(6,796.00 ฿)
29.43 $
(1,000.00 ฿)
     -85.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(118.93 ฿)
1.09 $
(37.00 ฿)
     -68.89 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.45 $
(83.25 ฿)
0.43 $
(14.48 ฿)
     -82.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(1,019.40 ฿)
5.89 $
(200.00 ฿)
     -80.38 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.52 $
(85.61 ฿)
3.09 $
(105.14 ฿)
     +22.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,087.50 $
(682,573.25 ฿)
19,276.04 $
(655,000.00 ฿)
     -4.04 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,581.67 $
(733,345.03 ฿)
27,898.76 $
(948,000.00 ฿)
     +29.27 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 121.30 $
(4,121.63 ฿)
62.61 $
(2,127.41 ฿)
     -48.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(3.40 ฿)
0.04 $
(1.46 ฿)
     -56.91 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.24 $
(2,081.10 ฿)
18.14 $
(616.46 ฿)
     -70.38 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.81 $
(1,998.27 ฿)
31.62 $
(1,074.49 ฿)
     -46.23 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.62 $
(666.86 ฿)
4.59 $
(156.00 ฿)
     -76.61 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(441.74 ฿)
5.00 $
(170.00 ฿)
     -61.52 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,783.33 $
(60,597.67 ฿)
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International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $
(611,640.00 ฿)
6,253.68 $
(212,500.00 ฿)
     -65.26 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.15 $
(1,602.16 ฿)
73.57 $
(2,500.00 ฿)
     +56.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.67 $
(1,076.03 ฿)
21.34 $
(725.00 ฿)
     -32.62 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.38 $
(2,595.42 ฿)
78.36 $
(2,662.79 ฿)
     +2.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.08 $
(3,876.33 ฿)
51.10 $
(1,736.36 ฿)
     -55.21 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,201.60 $
(74,810.37 ฿)
329.75 $
(11,204.82 ฿)
     -85.02 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,644.95 $
(55,895.47 ฿)
190.94 $
(6,488.09 ฿)
     -88.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,885.71 $
(132,036.57 ฿)
695.79 $
(23,642.86 ฿)
     -82.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,776.47 $
(94,344.47 ฿)
427.07 $
(14,511.89 ฿)
     -84.62 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 570.54 $
(19,387.09 ฿)
150.37 $
(5,109.62 ฿)
     -73.64 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 272.20 $
(9,249.35 ฿)
87.49 $
(2,972.87 ฿)
     -67.86 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,017.87 $
(136,527.11 ฿)
380.28 $
(12,921.86 ฿)
     -90.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.67 6.22      +69.63 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
Contributors:216123
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD