Argentina vs Thailand - Cost of Living Comparison

ArgentinaThailand
🚶 Cost of living One person
$494
$831
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1164
$2328
🏠 One person rent
$202
$368
🏘️ Family rent
$294
$854
🍽️ Food Expenses
$194
$270
🚐 Transport Expenses
$37.4
$104
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$443
$694
💸 GDP per capita
$8442
$7189
😃 Human freedom index
7.2
7.01
❤️ Life expectancy
76.7
77.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
42
36
🏙️ Population
44.9M
65.9M

The average cost of living in Argentina ($494) is 41% less expensive than in Thailand ($831). Argentina ranked 184th vs 95th for Thailand in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Argentina compared to 0.8 months in Thailand. Ranked 62nd and 51st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Argentina vs Thailand

ArgentinaThailand
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.7
$2.98
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.6
$24.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.4
$6.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.56
$2.77
☕ Cappuccino
$1.67
$2.64
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.1
$0.67
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$203
$489
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$146
$259
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$319
$1275
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$638
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.8
$44.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.8
$69
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.4
$18.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
34.32%
5.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1950
$4306
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1488
$2054
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.41
$1.07
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18
$35.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.02
$9.19
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.85
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$1.57
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.69
$1.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$1.32
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.41
$2.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$20.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.34
$3.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.98
$9.72
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$2.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
$1.95
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$1.27
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$1.1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.59
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.51
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.13
$21.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$1.7
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.9
$4.18
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.62
$4.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.08
$3.32
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.15
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.28
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.3
$52.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.64
$6.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.3
$31
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.1
$8.74
👖 Brand Jeans
$42
$56
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.5
$86.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$336
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3238
$13956

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Argentina

CityCost of livingPopulation
Buenos Aires
$647
3.06M
Cordoba
$525
1.33M
Rosario
$451
1.19M
Salta
$479
535K
San Miguel de Tucuman
$430
606K
Mar del Plata
$501
593K
Santa Fe
$388
406K
San Juan
$412
471K
Lanus
$515
459K
Corrientes
$608
353K
Bahia Blanca
$451
299K
San Salvador de Jujuy
$481
322K
Posadas
$377
276K
Santiago del Estero
$381
252K
Gregorio de Laferrere
$475
248K
Parana
$475
248K
Merlo
$474
244K
Gonzalez Catan
$475
238K
Quilmes
$440
231K
Rio Cuarto
$447
158K
Neuquen
$555
231K
Formosa
$346
222K
Jose C. Paz
$475
217K
Resistencia
$349
292K
Las Heras
$473
204K
Godoy Cruz
$472
191K
Isidro Casanova
$471
191K
La Plata
$508
193K
Berazategui
$513
181K
Comodoro Rivadavia
$440
183K

In Thailand

CityCost of livingPopulation
Bangkok
$943
5.7M
Nonthaburi
$666
256K
Hat Yai
$571
159K
Nakhon Ratchasima
$556
134K
Pak Kret
$576
185K
Surat Thani
$579
131K
Nakhon Si Thammarat
$568
106K
Chaophraya Surasak
$621
133K
Klaeng
$588
130K
Chiang Mai
$688
133K
Ubon Ratchathani
$492
79K
Nakhon Pathom
$460
78.8K
Khon Kaen
$584
116K
Nakhon Sawan
$504
86.4K
Rangsit
$518
79.3K
Laem Chabang
$621
77.8K
Pattaya
$711
116K
Pu Chao Saming Phrai
$620
76.7K
Lat Luang
$620
73.9K
Tha Khlong
$622
72.8K
Nong Prue
$619
70.6K
Udon Thani
$538
130K
Ko Samui
$618
69K
Phuket
$723
77.6K
Phitsanulok
$916
70.9K
Hua Hin
$759
59.4K
Chiang Rai
$510
70.6K
Krabi
$710
30.5K
Ko Lanta
$620
33.4K
Ao Nang
$744
12.9K