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Cost of Living in India

Cost of living in India is 65.61% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in India is 85.81% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1.89 € 1.26-3.78
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 8.82 € 6.30-15.11
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.15 € 2.52-4.41
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.64 € 1.26-2.52
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.15 € 1.89-5.04
Cappuccino (regular) 1.38 € 0.76-2.20
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.38 € 0.25-0.57
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.17 € 0.13-0.25
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.23 € 1.91-2.67
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.35 € 0.23-0.46
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.29 € 0.23-0.43
Eggs (regular) (12) 0.79 € 0.65-1.01
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.99 € 1.14-3.14
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.25 € 0.86-1.71
Buffalo Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.89 € 1.14-2.86
Apples (1 lb) 0.76 € 0.46-1.14
Banana (1 lb) 0.28 € 0.17-0.40
Oranges (1 lb) 0.39 € 0.23-0.57
Tomato (1 lb) 0.18 € 0.11-0.29
Potato (1 lb) 0.13 € 0.09-0.20
Onion (1 lb) 0.15 € 0.11-0.23
Lettuce (1 head) 0.43 € 0.25-0.82
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.35 € 0.25-0.44
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.56 € 3.78-11.33
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.43 € 0.95-1.89
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.36 € 1.39-3.78
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.78 € 2.52-3.78
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.25 € 0.13-0.38
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 7.56 € 3.78-13.22
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.63 € 0.31-1.01
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.30 € 0.20-0.45
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1.01 € 0.63-1.26
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.63 € 3.34-3.81
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 10,704.29 € 8,815.30-12,593.29
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,473.17 € 15,111.94-25,186.57
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 32.34 € 12.59-62.97
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.01 € 0.00-0.02
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 10.12 € 5.67-18.88
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 17.34 € 7.56-37.78
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.21 € 2.52-12.59
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.15 € 1.89-4.41
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 50.26 € 25.19-104.94
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,522.97 € 629.66-3,148.32
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 28.67 € 16.37-44.08
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.92 € 15.11-50.37
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 42.36 € 25.19-62.97
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 32.14 € 18.89-50.37
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 144.90 € 75.56-251.87
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 90.09 € 50.37-151.12
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 330.43 € 188.90-629.66
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 205.03 € 113.34-377.80
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 110.70 € 56.67-233.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 57.04 € 31.48-113.34
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 394.01 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.41 0.10-0.15

Prices in India

These data are based on 91376 entries in the past 18 months from 8259 different contributors.
Last update: October 2019
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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By City in India

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Gurgaon 30.39 9.24 20.08 28.57 23.95 98.85
Mumbai 29.32 20.33 24.94 27.66 26.80 44.59
Chandigarh 28.85 5.83 17.63 30.01 19.95 49.61
Delhi 27.94 8.04 18.24 25.80 24.43 58.89
Noida 27.88 5.75 17.10 24.84 22.98 69.62
Pune 27.72 7.18 17.71 27.95 23.17 66.77
Bangalore 27.57 8.80 18.42 27.73 20.23 77.37
Thane 26.73 8.85 18.02 25.18 22.61 64.40
Jaipur 25.61 4.92 15.53 24.61 17.57 56.57
Indore 25.44 3.83 14.91 26.09 15.89 42.88
Hyderabad 25.44 6.16 16.04 26.35 17.05 58.36
Ahmedabad 25.37 6.38 16.12 25.90 17.45 44.23
Chennai 25.37 6.43 16.14 26.12 15.77 55.50
Kolkata 24.72 5.09 15.15 24.66 20.44 49.34
Vadodara 24.25 3.75 14.26 24.68 16.95 60.84
Coimbatore 24.13 4.83 14.73 25.64 15.23 44.01
Guwahati 24.13 4.01 14.32 25.54 13.30 54.22
Mangalore 24.08 4.83 14.70 24.16 19.85 60.49
Lucknow (Lakhnau) 23.89 4.65 14.51 22.12 19.42 48.37
Surat 23.64 3.73 13.94 23.92 18.19 50.26
Navi Mumbai 23.64 7.04 15.55 23.42 17.54 113.84
Kochi 23.58 5.05 14.55 25.72 12.83 54.36
Bhopal 23.49 3.35 13.68 22.55 16.58 53.01
Bhubaneswar 23.35 3.83 13.84 25.24 13.56 61.42
Mysore 22.98 4.39 13.92 24.50 15.06 49.86
Vijayawada 21.77 4.95 13.57 22.05 13.43 55.89
Visakhapatnam 21.34 4.00 12.89 21.86 14.12 52.39
Thiruvananthapuram 20.43 4.28 12.56 21.15 11.10 67.54
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