NUMBEO

Cost of Living in Pondicherry

IndexInfo
Cost of Living Index (Excl.Rent): 22.03
Rent Index: 4.30
Groceries Index: 22.97
Restaurants Index: 12.67
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index: 13.53
Local Purchasing Power: 63.36
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 100.00 Rs 100.00-150.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 375.00 Rs 200.00-500.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 Rs 140.00-300.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 Rs 50.00-100.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 100.00 Rs 90.00-150.00
Cappuccino (regular) 86.00 Rs 50.00-100.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 27.33 Rs 20.00-35.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.17 Rs 8.00-30.00
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 145.74 Rs 132.49-151.42
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 23.44 Rs 13.61-27.22
Rice (white), (1 lb) 18.14 Rs 8.62-20.41
Eggs (12) 56.00 Rs 30.00-100.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 158.76 Rs 136.08-181.44
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 81.65 Rs 68.04-113.40
Buffalo Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 90.72 Rs 90.72-90.72
Apples (1 lb) 54.43 Rs 18.14-72.57
Banana (1 lb) 13.61 Rs 13.61-13.61
Oranges (1 lb) 37.80 Rs 22.68-49.90
Tomato (1 lb) 13.61 Rs 4.54-18.14
Potato (1 lb) 14.06 Rs 12.70-15.88
Onion (1 lb) 19.66 Rs 11.34-27.22
Lettuce (1 head) 33.33 Rs 20.00-50.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 21.67 Rs 15.00-25.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 350.00 Rs 300.00-750.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 75.00 Rs 50.00-100.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 123.33 Rs 100.00-150.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 150.00 Rs 150.00-200.00
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 Rs 5.00-9.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 Rs 600.00-1,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 20.00 Rs
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 18.51 Rs 16.09-20.92
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 Rs
Gasoline (1 gallon) 252.36 Rs 211.98-276.34
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 600,000.00 Rs
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) ?
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 700.00 Rs 400.00-1,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.80 Rs 0.60-1.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,325.00 Rs 600.00-2,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,250.00 Rs 750.00-4,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 400.00 Rs 200.00-600.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 200.00 Rs 120.00-250.00
Childcare [ Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,000.00 Rs 9,000.00-9,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 450,000.00 Rs 450,000.00-450,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,400.00 Rs 1,800.00-4,500.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,433.33 Rs 1,000.00-1,800.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,750.00 Rs 2,500.00-4,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,650.00 Rs 1,500.00-4,500.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,900.00 Rs 5,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,900.00 Rs 3,000.00-5,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 18,800.00 Rs 15,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,400.00 Rs 8,000.00-12,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,749.96 Rs 2,322.56-6,688.96
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,281.48 Rs 2,499.98-4,645.11
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 23,200.00 Rs
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 9.25 7.50-9.50

Prices in Pondicherry, India

These data are based on 241 entries in the past 18 months from 36 different contributors.
Last update: February, 2017
Sources and References: Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:
URL:
Description:
Sign up for our newsletter:
Your email address:
Leave a comment:
Your name: Sign In
Your email address (optional):
Your comment (no HTML):

2 Comments so far

#Anonymous on Jan 31, 2017 :
How can i contact Sujata v pl any contact no as i am coming to pondicherry in the first week of march
Thanks and regards
Anil Sirpaul
Mob 8010814343-8010414383
#behappy on Aug 24, 2016 :
Life in Pondicherry is difficult the prices have shot up sujata v a lady in Pondicherry is one of the few people in pondichery u can trust completely she is not only helpful but knows everything at her fingertips from house for rent or buy to where to eat what