NUMBEO

Cost of Living in India

Cost of living in India is 65.46% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in India is 85.80% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.12 $ 1.41-4.23
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 9.87 $ 7.05-16.93
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.53 $ 2.82-4.94
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.83 $ 1.41-2.82
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.53 $ 2.12-5.64
Cappuccino (regular) 1.54 $ 0.80-2.47
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.43 $ 0.28-0.63
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.20 $ 0.14-0.28
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.49 $ 2.14-2.99
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.39 $ 0.26-0.51
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.32 $ 0.25-0.48
Eggs (regular) (12) 0.88 $ 0.73-1.13
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.23 $ 1.28-3.52
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.40 $ 0.96-1.92
Buffalo Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.12 $ 1.28-3.20
Apples (1 lb) 0.85 $ 0.51-1.28
Banana (1 lb) 0.31 $ 0.19-0.45
Oranges (1 lb) 0.43 $ 0.26-0.64
Tomato (1 lb) 0.20 $ 0.13-0.32
Potato (1 lb) 0.15 $ 0.10-0.22
Onion (1 lb) 0.17 $ 0.12-0.26
Lettuce (1 head) 0.48 $ 0.28-0.85
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.40 $ 0.28-0.49
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.46 $ 4.23-12.70
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.60 $ 1.06-2.12
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.62 $ 1.55-3.95
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.23 $ 2.68-4.23
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.28 $ 0.14-0.42
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9.17 $ 4.23-15.52
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.71 $ 0.35-1.13
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.34 $ 0.23-0.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1.13 $ 0.71-1.41
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.06 $ 3.74-4.27
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 11,799.83 $ 9,874.54-14,106.48
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,881.92 $ 16,927.78-28,212.96
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 35.99 $ 14.11-70.53
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) 11.45 $ 6.35-21.16
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 19.32 $ 8.46-42.32
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.87 $ 2.82-14.11
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.53 $ 2.12-4.94
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 56.70 $ 28.21-117.55
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,733.05 $ 846.39-3,526.62
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 32.09 $ 18.34-49.37
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.33 $ 16.93-56.43
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 47.52 $ 28.21-70.53
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 36.17 $ 21.16-56.43
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 161.62 $ 84.64-282.13
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 100.01 $ 56.43-169.28
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 368.63 $ 211.60-705.32
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 227.79 $ 126.96-423.19
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 123.84 $ 63.48-262.10
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 63.77 $ 35.27-125.81
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 442.88 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.44 0.11-0.17

Prices in India

These data are based on 92822 entries in the past 18 months from 8359 different contributors.
Last update: September 2019
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References: Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:
URL:
Description:

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 30.43 9.38 20.16 28.33 24.96 103.32
Mumbai 29.65 20.35 25.11 27.82 27.89 44.66
Chandigarh 29.07 5.79 17.71 30.00 20.80 49.35
Bangalore 28.02 8.81 18.64 28.13 21.06 77.85
Noida 27.93 5.57 17.01 24.80 23.57 70.76
Delhi 27.84 8.24 18.27 25.57 24.11 58.72
Pune 27.82 7.25 17.78 27.76 24.09 67.47
Thane 26.72 9.04 18.09 25.05 23.47 67.75
Jaipur 25.93 5.07 15.75 25.03 19.13 57.22
Chennai 25.67 6.48 16.30 26.15 16.38 54.71
Hyderabad 25.52 6.04 16.01 26.20 17.74 54.43
Indore 25.38 3.94 14.91 25.73 16.42 46.01
Ahmedabad 25.28 6.16 15.94 25.42 18.39 46.99
Kolkata 24.96 5.07 15.25 24.51 21.61 48.72
Vadodara 24.48 3.86 14.42 24.73 17.60 62.21
Guwahati 24.42 3.99 14.45 25.66 14.10 55.03
Mangalore 24.38 4.85 14.84 24.49 20.89 59.89
Coimbatore 24.32 4.94 14.86 25.77 15.33 44.85
Lucknow (Lakhnau) 24.28 4.77 14.75 22.50 20.28 49.34
Surat 24.22 3.88 14.29 24.76 18.84 49.01
Navi Mumbai 23.92 7.06 15.69 23.24 18.94 107.73
Kochi 23.73 5.04 14.61 25.73 12.82 54.14
Bhopal 23.68 3.37 13.76 22.58 17.27 52.67
Bhubaneswar 23.63 3.85 13.97 25.45 14.12 60.81
Mysore 23.17 4.39 14.00 24.52 15.69 51.47
Vijayawada 21.51 4.97 13.44 21.32 13.97 57.61
Visakhapatnam 21.44 3.98 12.92 21.81 14.84 51.69
Thiruvananthapuram 20.46 4.24 12.54 21.17 11.62 65.29
This page in other languages:

DeutschLebenshaltungskosten in Indien
PortuguêsCusto de Vida na Índia
ItalianoCosto della Vita in India
FrançaisCoût de la Vie en Inde
EspañolCosto de Vida en India

More about India: Cost of Living | Crime | Climate | Food Prices | Gas Prices | Health Care | Pollution | Property Prices | Quality of Life | Taxi Fare | Traffic
We would like to gather more data for: Adoni, Alibag, Ambala, Amritapuri, Andaman Islands, Arakkonam, Aravakurichi, Azamgarh, Balaghat, Balangir, Orissa, Banbassa, ... Update information for India!