Cost of Living Comparison Between India and United States Reverse

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Cost of Living in United States is 231.1% higher than in India (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United States is 312.1% higher than in India
Rent Prices in United States are 647.4% higher than in India
Restaurant Prices in United States are 344.5% higher than in India
Groceries Prices in United States are 214.3% higher than in India
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 74.9% higher than in India
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Restaurants
India Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 250.00 ₹
(3.01 $)
1,661.55 ₹
(20.00 $)
     +564.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,200.00 ₹
(14.44 $)
6,230.83 ₹
(75.00 $)
     +419.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 350.00 ₹
(4.21 $)
913.86 ₹
(11.00 $)
     +161.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 160.00 ₹
(1.93 $)
498.47 ₹
(6.00 $)
     +211.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 ₹
(3.61 $)
581.54 ₹
(7.00 $)
     +93.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 157.87 ₹
(1.90 $)
423.83 ₹
(5.10 $)
     +168.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 35.91 ₹
(0.43 $)
206.53 ₹
(2.49 $)
     +475.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 15.34 ₹
(0.18 $)
170.31 ₹
(2.05 $)
     +1,010.0 %
Markets
India Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 221.14 ₹
(2.66 $)
332.27 ₹
(4.00 $)
     +50.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 37.72 ₹
(0.45 $)
269.10 ₹
(3.24 $)
     +613.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 26.86 ₹
(0.32 $)
171.32 ₹
(2.06 $)
     +537.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 80.31 ₹
(0.97 $)
307.43 ₹
(3.70 $)
     +282.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 202.82 ₹
(2.44 $)
482.74 ₹
(5.81 $)
     +138.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 119.86 ₹
(1.44 $)
455.69 ₹
(5.49 $)
     +280.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 220.14 ₹
(2.65 $)
603.35 ₹
(7.26 $)
     +174.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 81.62 ₹
(0.98 $)
199.23 ₹
(2.40 $)
     +144.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 28.12 ₹
(0.34 $)
63.34 ₹
(0.76 $)
     +125.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 41.97 ₹
(0.51 $)
168.99 ₹
(2.03 $)
     +302.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 19.35 ₹
(0.23 $)
184.16 ₹
(2.22 $)
     +851.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 13.83 ₹
(0.17 $)
112.74 ₹
(1.36 $)
     +715.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.35 ₹
(0.18 $)
114.46 ₹
(1.38 $)
     +645.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 46.54 ₹
(0.56 $)
179.33 ₹
(2.16 $)
     +285.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 29.02 ₹
(0.35 $)
181.60 ₹
(2.19 $)
     +525.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 750.00 ₹
(9.03 $)
1,246.17 ₹
(15.00 $)
     +66.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 158.22 ₹
(1.90 $)
147.81 ₹
(1.78 $)
     -6.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 257.90 ₹
(3.10 $)
295.19 ₹
(3.55 $)
     +14.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 350.00 ₹
(4.21 $)
830.78 ₹
(10.00 $)
     +137.4 %
Transportation
India Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 ₹
(0.36 $)
207.69 ₹
(2.50 $)
     +592.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 ₹
(12.04 $)
5,815.44 ₹
(70.00 $)
     +481.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 70.00 ₹
(0.84 $)
311.54 ₹
(3.75 $)
     +345.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 ₹
(0.48 $)
228.46 ₹
(2.75 $)
     +467.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ₹
(1.20 $)
2,492.33 ₹
(30.00 $)
     +2,392.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 394.21 ₹
(4.75 $)
303.62 ₹
(3.65 $)
     -23.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,200,000.00 ₹
(14,444.30 $)
2,771,681.00 ₹
(33,362.50 $)
     +131.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,915,359.90 ₹
(23,055.03 $)
2,167,594.95 ₹
(26,091.17 $)
     +13.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
India Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,472.09 ₹
(41.79 $)
16,870.45 ₹
(203.07 $)
     +385.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 317.07 ₹
(3.82 $)
4,370.00 ₹
(52.60 $)
     +1,278.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 697.95 ₹
(8.40 $)
5,867.17 ₹
(70.62 $)
     +740.6 %
Sports And Leisure
India Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,449.46 ₹
(17.45 $)
3,899.32 ₹
(46.94 $)
     +169.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 633.39 ₹
(7.62 $)
1,819.26 ₹
(21.90 $)
     +187.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 ₹
(3.61 $)
1,163.09 ₹
(14.00 $)
     +287.7 %
Childcare
India Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 6,357.39 ₹
(76.52 $)
114,237.22 ₹
(1,375.06 $)
     +1,696.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 154,041.00 ₹
(1,854.18 $)
1,886,264.15 ₹
(22,704.81 $)
     +1,124.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
India Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,218.74 ₹
(26.71 $)
4,319.80 ₹
(52.00 $)
     +94.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,298.62 ₹
(27.67 $)
3,524.95 ₹
(42.43 $)
     +53.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,789.26 ₹
(45.61 $)
7,341.61 ₹
(88.37 $)
     +93.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,786.85 ₹
(33.55 $)
9,456.76 ₹
(113.83 $)
     +239.3 %
Rent Per Month
India Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 17,310.88 ₹
(208.37 $)
145,503.56 ₹
(1,751.41 $)
     +740.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,770.74 ₹
(129.65 $)
119,794.95 ₹
(1,441.96 $)
     +1,012.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 41,141.93 ₹
(495.22 $)
244,303.59 ₹
(2,940.66 $)
     +493.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,482.73 ₹
(306.73 $)
198,224.08 ₹
(2,386.01 $)
     +677.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
India Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,498.60 ₹
(174.52 $)
25,485.77 ₹
(306.77 $)
     +75.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,995.35 ₹
(96.24 $)
20,713.73 ₹
(249.33 $)
     +159.1 %
Salaries And Financing
India Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 52,344.63 ₹
(630.07 $)
377,388.81 ₹
(4,542.60 $)
     +621.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.87 6.56      -26.0 %
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