Cost of Living Comparison Between India and Sri Lanka Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sri Lanka are 30.62% higher than in India (without rent)
Rent Prices in Sri Lanka are 63.74% higher than in India
Restaurant Prices in Sri Lanka are 1.95% higher than in India
Groceries Prices in Sri Lanka are 44.21% higher than in India
Local Purchasing Power in Sri Lanka is 56.74% lower than in India
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Restaurants
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 160.00 ₹
(403.16 Rs)
99.22 ₹
(250.00 Rs)
     -37.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ₹
(2,015.81 Rs)
992.16 ₹
(2,500.00 Rs)
     +24.02 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 300.00 ₹
(755.93 Rs)
337.33 ₹
(850.00 Rs)
     +12.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 140.00 ₹
(352.77 Rs)
119.06 ₹
(300.00 Rs)
     -14.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 270.00 ₹
(680.34 Rs)
208.35 ₹
(525.00 Rs)
     -22.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 118.73 ₹
(299.18 Rs)
156.22 ₹
(393.63 Rs)
     +31.57 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 32.70 ₹
(82.39 Rs)
38.37 ₹
(96.68 Rs)
     +17.34 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 14.36 ₹
(36.18 Rs)
18.94 ₹
(47.72 Rs)
     +31.88 %
Markets
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 189.88 ₹
(478.45 Rs)
341.37 ₹
(860.17 Rs)
     +79.79 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 30.80 ₹
(77.62 Rs)
24.66 ₹
(62.14 Rs)
     -19.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.89 ₹
(60.19 Rs)
19.94 ₹
(50.24 Rs)
     -16.52 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 66.23 ₹
(166.89 Rs)
97.20 ₹
(244.91 Rs)
     +46.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 179.60 ₹
(452.55 Rs)
354.79 ₹
(893.99 Rs)
     +97.54 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 106.25 ₹
(267.73 Rs)
109.83 ₹
(276.75 Rs)
     +3.37 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 181.75 ₹
(457.97 Rs)
186.78 ₹
(470.63 Rs)
     +2.76 %
Apples (1 lb) 64.01 ₹
(161.29 Rs)
82.41 ₹
(207.65 Rs)
     +28.74 %
Banana (1 lb) 22.89 ₹
(57.68 Rs)
29.56 ₹
(74.48 Rs)
     +29.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.82 ₹
(82.69 Rs)
77.05 ₹
(194.14 Rs)
     +134.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 16.96 ₹
(42.73 Rs)
26.78 ₹
(67.49 Rs)
     +57.93 %
Potato (1 lb) 13.90 ₹
(35.02 Rs)
31.25 ₹
(78.74 Rs)
     +124.87 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.18 ₹
(38.25 Rs)
28.24 ₹
(71.15 Rs)
     +86.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 40.96 ₹
(103.20 Rs)
59.15 ₹
(149.05 Rs)
     +44.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 28.22 ₹
(71.11 Rs)
33.20 ₹
(83.65 Rs)
     +17.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ₹
(1,511.86 Rs)
694.51 ₹
(1,750.00 Rs)
     +15.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 131.84 ₹
(332.20 Rs)
120.62 ₹
(303.94 Rs)
     -8.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 219.58 ₹
(553.28 Rs)
175.24 ₹
(441.56 Rs)
     -20.19 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 300.00 ₹
(755.93 Rs)
555.61 ₹
(1,400.00 Rs)
     +85.20 %
Transportation
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ₹
(50.40 Rs)
9.92 ₹
(25.00 Rs)
     -50.39 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 700.00 ₹
(1,763.83 Rs)
396.86 ₹
(1,000.00 Rs)
     -43.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 ₹
(125.99 Rs)
23.81 ₹
(60.00 Rs)
     -52.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 25.75 ₹
(64.88 Rs)
31.93 ₹
(80.47 Rs)
     +24.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ₹
(251.98 Rs)
59.53 ₹
(150.00 Rs)
     -40.47 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 295.17 ₹
(743.76 Rs)
213.26 ₹
(537.37 Rs)
     -27.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 900,000.00 ₹
(2,267,784.82 Rs)
2,182,746.78 ₹
(5,500,000.00 Rs)
     +142.53 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,679,474.07 ₹
(4,231,873.12 Rs)
2,662,782.19 ₹
(6,709,574.47 Rs)
     +58.55 %
Utilities (Monthly)
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,851.81 ₹
(7,185.88 Rs)
3,519.03 ₹
(8,867.13 Rs)
     +23.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.89 ₹
(2.24 Rs)
0.99 ₹
(2.50 Rs)
     +11.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 807.60 ₹
(2,034.95 Rs)
1,317.64 ₹
(3,320.14 Rs)
     +63.16 %
Sports And Leisure
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,389.65 ₹
(3,501.58 Rs)
1,078.84 ₹
(2,718.42 Rs)
     -22.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 529.88 ₹
(1,335.17 Rs)
440.20 ₹
(1,109.21 Rs)
     -16.92 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ₹
(629.94 Rs)
257.96 ₹
(650.00 Rs)
     +3.18 %
Childcare
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,105.15 ₹
(10,343.99 Rs)
3,296.67 ₹
(8,306.83 Rs)
     -19.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 119,432.99 ₹
(300,942.59 Rs)
75,744.15 ₹
(190,857.14 Rs)
     -36.58 %
Clothing And Shoes
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,304.74 ₹
(5,807.38 Rs)
1,787.12 ₹
(4,503.11 Rs)
     -22.46 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,362.22 ₹
(5,952.23 Rs)
1,393.35 ₹
(3,510.91 Rs)
     -41.02 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,524.78 ₹
(8,881.61 Rs)
3,569.74 ₹
(8,994.90 Rs)
     +1.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,648.23 ₹
(6,672.89 Rs)
2,043.45 ₹
(5,149.01 Rs)
     -22.84 %
Rent Per Month
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 12,101.63 ₹
(30,493.22 Rs)
21,937.71 ₹
(55,277.78 Rs)
     +81.28 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,533.06 ₹
(18,981.50 Rs)
9,860.52 ₹
(24,846.15 Rs)
     +30.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 27,357.66 ₹
(68,934.75 Rs)
50,887.96 ₹
(128,225.49 Rs)
     +86.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,884.97 ₹
(42,546.10 Rs)
21,131.22 ₹
(53,245.61 Rs)
     +25.15 %
Buy Apartment Price
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,111.91 ₹
(22,959.82 Rs)
18,119.21 ₹
(45,656.07 Rs)
     +98.85 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,687.18 ₹
(11,810.56 Rs)
7,266.66 ₹
(18,310.26 Rs)
     +55.03 %
Salaries And Financing
India[ Edit ] Sri Lanka[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 32,730.44 ₹
(82,472.90 Rs)
19,304.08 ₹
(48,641.67 Rs)
     -41.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.23 14.53      +57.49 %
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