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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 52.93% lower than in Washington, DC
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chiang Mai are 66.75% lower than in Washington, DC
Rent Prices in Chiang Mai are 85.02% lower than in Washington, DC
Restaurant Prices in Chiang Mai are 77.90% lower than in Washington, DC
Groceries Prices in Chiang Mai are 39.16% lower than in Washington, DC
Local Purchasing Power in Chiang Mai is 72.04% lower than in Washington, DC
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(520.16 ฿)
1.44 $
(50.00 ฿)
     -90.39 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(2,427.43 ฿)
12.77 $
(442.74 ฿)
     -81.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(242.74 ฿)
4.76 $
(165.00 ฿)
     -32.03 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(208.07 ฿)
1.59 $
(55.00 ฿)
     -73.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(277.42 ฿)
3.17 $
(110.00 ฿)
     -60.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.36 $
(151.19 ฿)
1.71 $
(59.20 ฿)
     -60.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.93 $
(66.91 ฿)
0.59 $
(20.60 ฿)
     -69.22 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.62 $
(56.25 ฿)
0.31 $
(10.60 ฿)
     -81.15 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.96 $
(137.30 ฿)
5.17 $
(179.35 ฿)
     +30.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.74 $
(94.86 ฿)
1.00 $
(34.83 ฿)
     -63.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.73 $
(60.08 ฿)
0.50 $
(17.49 ฿)
     -70.89 %
Eggs (12) 3.49 $
(120.86 ฿)
1.48 $
(51.16 ฿)
     -57.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.36 $
(220.45 ฿)
10.56 $
(366.35 ฿)
     +66.18 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.47 $
(189.74 ฿)
1.43 $
(49.61 ฿)
     -73.86 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.92 $
(239.80 ฿)
5.49 $
(190.43 ฿)
     -20.59 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.13 $
(73.76 ฿)
1.10 $
(38.27 ฿)
     -48.11 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $
(25.47 ฿)
0.50 $
(17.39 ฿)
     -31.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.32 $
(45.77 ฿)
0.72 $
(24.85 ฿)
     -45.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.14 $
(74.09 ฿)
0.43 $
(14.99 ฿)
     -79.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.02 $
(35.44 ฿)
0.50 $
(17.41 ฿)
     -50.88 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.44 $
(50.01 ฿)
0.41 $
(14.26 ฿)
     -71.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 $
(75.18 ฿)
0.67 $
(23.33 ฿)
     -68.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.29 $
(79.24 ฿)
0.47 $
(16.19 ฿)
     -79.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.00 $
(589.52 ฿)
14.42 $
(500.00 ฿)
     -15.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.33 $
(80.91 ฿)
1.49 $
(51.77 ฿)
     -36.02 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.00 $
(104.03 ฿)
2.60 $
(90.00 ฿)
     -13.49 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 $
(312.10 ฿)
3.46 $
(120.00 ฿)
     -61.55 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(95.36 ฿)
0.58 $
(20.00 ฿)
     -79.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 $
(6,935.50 ฿)
28.84 $
(1,000.00 ฿)
     -85.58 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.62 $
(125.71 ฿)
1.04 $
(36.00 ฿)
     -71.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.40 $
(83.23 ฿)
0.42 $
(14.48 ฿)
     -82.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(1,040.33 ฿)
5.77 $
(200.00 ฿)
     -80.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.54 $
(87.91 ฿)
2.90 $
(100.69 ฿)
     +14.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $
(693,550.00 ฿)
18,744.14 $
(650,000.00 ฿)
     -6.28 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,476.43 $
(744,748.85 ฿)
27,337.61 $
(948,000.00 ฿)
     +27.29 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.89 $
(4,712.17 ฿)
55.98 $
(1,941.34 ฿)
     -58.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(3.47 ฿)
0.04 $
(1.38 ฿)
     -60.35 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.15 $
(2,189.95 ฿)
17.48 $
(606.08 ฿)
     -72.32 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 62.81 $
(2,178.00 ฿)
31.37 $
(1,087.69 ฿)
     -50.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.78 $
(720.52 ฿)
4.18 $
(145.00 ฿)
     -79.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 $
(450.81 ฿)
4.61 $
(160.00 ฿)
     -64.51 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,350.00 $
(46,814.63 ฿)
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International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,000.00 $
(624,195.00 ฿)
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Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.84 $
(1,555.01 ฿)
73.90 $
(2,562.50 ฿)
     +64.79 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.33 $
(1,121.24 ฿)
21.99 $
(762.50 ฿)
     -31.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.58 $
(2,759.60 ฿)
75.27 $
(2,610.08 ฿)
     -5.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.07 $
(4,198.45 ฿)
55.51 $
(1,925.00 ฿)
     -54.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,195.69 $
(76,141.12 ฿)
298.22 $
(10,341.40 ฿)
     -86.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,677.91 $
(58,185.65 ฿)
171.44 $
(5,945.02 ฿)
     -89.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,009.76 $
(139,048.52 ฿)
705.40 $
(24,461.54 ฿)
     -82.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,758.82 $
(95,669.10 ฿)
418.91 $
(14,526.88 ฿)
     -84.82 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 576.96 $
(20,007.45 ฿)
149.02 $
(5,167.69 ฿)
     -74.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 276.95 $
(9,603.77 ฿)
90.42 $
(3,135.45 ฿)
     -67.35 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,939.00 $
(136,594.67 ฿)
366.11 $
(12,695.90 ฿)
     -90.71 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.72 6.25      +68.14 %
Last update: March, 2017March, 2017
Contributors:196120
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD