Cost of Living Comparison Between India and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 185.88% higher than in India (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 260.03% higher than in India
Rent Prices in United States are 613.21% higher than in India
Restaurant Prices in United States are 291.70% higher than in India
Groceries Prices in United States are 167.69% higher than in India
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 117.83% higher than in India
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Restaurants
India Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 180.00 ₹
(2.46 $)
1,098.60 ₹
(15.00 $)
     +510.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ₹
(10.92 $)
4,116.09 ₹
(56.20 $)
     +414.51 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 300.00 ₹
(4.10 $)
585.92 ₹
(8.00 $)
     +95.31 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 145.00 ₹
(1.98 $)
366.20 ₹
(5.00 $)
     +152.55 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 277.50 ₹
(3.79 $)
439.44 ₹
(6.00 $)
     +58.36 %
Cappuccino (regular) 119.26 ₹
(1.63 $)
312.56 ₹
(4.27 $)
     +162.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 33.55 ₹
(0.46 $)
138.55 ₹
(1.89 $)
     +313.00 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 14.96 ₹
(0.20 $)
112.30 ₹
(1.53 $)
     +650.44 %
Markets
India Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 190.30 ₹
(2.60 $)
236.43 ₹
(3.23 $)
     +24.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 31.11 ₹
(0.42 $)
180.31 ₹
(2.46 $)
     +479.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 23.97 ₹
(0.33 $)
132.13 ₹
(1.80 $)
     +451.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 66.73 ₹
(0.91 $)
170.33 ₹
(2.33 $)
     +155.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 181.59 ₹
(2.48 $)
366.32 ₹
(5.00 $)
     +101.73 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 106.33 ₹
(1.45 $)
300.62 ₹
(4.10 $)
     +182.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 184.33 ₹
(2.52 $)
414.56 ₹
(5.66 $)
     +124.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 64.00 ₹
(0.87 $)
150.57 ₹
(2.06 $)
     +135.26 %
Banana (1 lb) 22.91 ₹
(0.31 $)
51.80 ₹
(0.71 $)
     +126.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 32.56 ₹
(0.44 $)
132.43 ₹
(1.81 $)
     +306.68 %
Tomato (1 lb) 17.04 ₹
(0.23 $)
141.71 ₹
(1.93 $)
     +731.68 %
Potato (1 lb) 14.18 ₹
(0.19 $)
86.80 ₹
(1.19 $)
     +512.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.85 ₹
(0.22 $)
87.06 ₹
(1.19 $)
     +449.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 41.01 ₹
(0.56 $)
119.13 ₹
(1.63 $)
     +190.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 28.19 ₹
(0.38 $)
132.31 ₹
(1.81 $)
     +369.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 ₹
(8.19 $)
878.88 ₹
(12.00 $)
     +46.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 132.04 ₹
(1.80 $)
172.90 ₹
(2.36 $)
     +30.94 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 207.63 ₹
(2.83 $)
205.64 ₹
(2.81 $)
     -0.96 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 300.00 ₹
(4.10 $)
585.92 ₹
(8.00 $)
     +95.31 %
Transportation
India Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 ₹
(0.27 $)
164.79 ₹
(2.25 $)
     +723.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 750.00 ₹
(10.24 $)
5,126.80 ₹
(70.00 $)
     +583.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 ₹
(0.68 $)
236.20 ₹
(3.23 $)
     +372.40 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 27.36 ₹
(0.37 $)
197.75 ₹
(2.70 $)
     +622.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 ₹
(1.37 $)
2,197.20 ₹
(30.00 $)
     +2,097.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 296.77 ₹
(4.05 $)
186.21 ₹
(2.54 $)
     -37.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 900,000.00 ₹
(12,288.37 $)
1,684,520.07 ₹
(23,000.00 $)
     +87.17 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,680,488.17 ₹
(22,944.95 $)
1,573,676.75 ₹
(21,486.57 $)
     -6.36 %
Utilities (Monthly)
India Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,943.67 ₹
(40.19 $)
11,928.08 ₹
(162.86 $)
     +305.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.89 ₹
(0.01 $)
10.13 ₹
(0.14 $)
     +1,032.60 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 804.75 ₹
(10.99 $)
4,790.97 ₹
(65.41 $)
     +495.33 %
Sports And Leisure
India Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,382.98 ₹
(18.88 $)
2,728.76 ₹
(37.26 $)
     +97.31 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 529.52 ₹
(7.23 $)
1,158.48 ₹
(15.82 $)
     +118.78 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 250.00 ₹
(3.41 $)
878.88 ₹
(12.00 $)
     +251.55 %
Childcare
India Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,181.05 ₹
(57.09 $)
68,728.97 ₹
(938.41 $)
     +1,543.82 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 122,755.22 ₹
(1,676.07 $)
1,165,954.77 ₹
(15,919.64 $)
     +849.82 %
Clothing And Shoes
India Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,302.53 ₹
(31.44 $)
3,217.35 ₹
(43.93 $)
     +39.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,362.35 ₹
(32.25 $)
2,598.24 ₹
(35.48 $)
     +9.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,525.15 ₹
(48.13 $)
5,558.07 ₹
(75.89 $)
     +57.67 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,658.17 ₹
(36.29 $)
6,999.85 ₹
(95.57 $)
     +163.33 %
Rent Per Month
India Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 12,336.58 ₹
(168.44 $)
99,440.82 ₹
(1,357.74 $)
     +706.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,696.80 ₹
(105.09 $)
79,802.06 ₹
(1,089.60 $)
     +936.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 27,957.00 ₹
(381.72 $)
158,790.17 ₹
(2,168.08 $)
     +467.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 17,145.97 ₹
(234.11 $)
126,526.12 ₹
(1,727.55 $)
     +637.94 %
Buy Apartment Price
India Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,175.63 ₹
(125.28 $)
24,033.12 ₹
(328.14 $)
     +161.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,699.23 ₹
(64.16 $)
14,390.30 ₹
(196.48 $)
     +206.23 %
Salaries And Financing
India Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 33,011.66 ₹
(450.73 $)
258,890.86 ₹
(3,534.83 $)
     +684.24 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.18 4.15      -54.82 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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