Cost of Living in Taiwan

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.57 $ 2.50-7.14
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 28.57 $ 17.86-57.42
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4.82 $ 4.46-5.36
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.88 $ 1.43-5.36
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.86 $ 1.79-6.07
Cappuccino (regular) 2.79 $ 1.61-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 $ 0.71-1.43
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.75 $ 0.54-1.25
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.48 $ 9.60-16.90
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.84 $ 1.20-3.24
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.40 $ 0.73-3.24
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.56 $ 1.50-4.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.63 $ 3.24-38.88
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.19 $ 2.27-9.72
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.72 $ 4.86-16.20
Apples (1 lb) 2.21 $ 0.97-4.21
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 $ 0.49-2.27
Oranges (1 lb) 1.20 $ 0.52-2.43
Tomato (1 lb) 1.58 $ 0.73-3.24
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 $ 0.57-2.43
Onion (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.63-2.11
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 $ 1.07-3.57
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.23 $ 0.71-1.79
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.48 $ 8.21-23.21
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $ 1.25-2.33
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.33 $ 1.61-3.57
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.29 $ 3.57-5.36
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.71 $ 0.54-1.43
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.71 $ 35.71-57.14
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.86 $ 2.50-3.57
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.15 $ 1.15-1.72
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8.03 $ 5.00-10.71
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.83 $ 2.78-4.46
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,711.28 $ 32,139.99-35,711.10
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,548.65 $ 24,997.77-28,568.88
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 81.06 $ 53.57-160.70
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 $ 0.04-0.21
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.20 $ 17.86-39.28
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.52 $ 21.43-71.42
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.60 $ 7.14-17.86
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.71 $ 8.93-12.50
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 560.65 $ 321.40-892.78
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,832.56 $ 7,142.22-23,212.21
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.47 $ 32.14-135.70
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.28 $ 17.86-53.57
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.87 $ 53.57-124.99
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.17 $ 64.28-178.56
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 472.75 $ 285.69-928.49
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 316.31 $ 178.56-660.66
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,151.38 $ 714.22-2,142.67
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 730.30 $ 499.96-1,178.47
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 698.70 $ 331.76-1,492.94
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 456.80 $ 202.75-1,161.17
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,439.99 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.78 1.10-2.50

Prices in Taiwan

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