Bhutan vs Hungary - Cost of Living Comparison

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Bhutan Hungary
🚶 Cost of living one person
$399
$950
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1034
$2355
🏠 One person rent
$127
$450
🏘️ Family rent
$262
$785
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$329
🚐 Transport expenses
$30.5
$73.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$472
$1014
💸 GDP per capita
$3266
$18463
😃 Human freedom index
6.71
7.21
❤️ Life expectancy
71.8
74.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
68
42
🌐 English speaking %
75%
57%
🎓 Higher education
1
81
😀 Quality of life
48
67
🏙️ Population
808K
9.6M

The average cost of living in Bhutan ($399) is 58% less expensive than in Hungary ($950). Bhutan ranked 194th vs 83rd for Hungary in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months in Bhutan compared to 1.1 months in Hungary. Ranked 86th and 46th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Bhutan vs Hungary

We calculate prices for Bhutan and Hungary as a population-weighted mean of 2 and 33 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Bhutan Hungary
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.02
$8.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.2
$42
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.99
$7.49
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$9.98
$1.83
 Cappuccino
$1.43
$2.03
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.55
$1.33
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$124
$429
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$72.3
$324
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$252
$790
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$196
$588
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.2
$93.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$143
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$23.9
$15.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.31%
8.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723
$2966
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$827
$2115
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.8
$1.17
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$25.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.62
$12.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.22
$1.69
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.83
$1.16
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.75
$1.42
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.72
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.64
$10.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.58
$5.54
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.19
$11.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.62
$1.52
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.81
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$1.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
$2.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.19
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.06
$1.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.55
$4.84
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.71
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.63
$5.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.66
$9.23
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.8
$3.09
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.31
$1.89
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.67
$2.43
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$56.4
$43.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.98
$6.48
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30
$45.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.44
$8.09
👖 Brand Jeans
$28.8
$70.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$41.9
$82.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$321
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$785
$8418

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Cities Comparison in Bhutan vs Hungary

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Bhutan

City Cost of living Population
Thimphu
$389
79.2K
Paro
$470
11.4K

In Hungary

City Cost of living Population
Budapest
$1149
1.71M
Debrecen
$850
201K
Szeged
$783
159K
Gyor
$801
133K
Miskolc
$659
151K
Pecs
$885
140K
Kecskemet
$714
110K
Szekesfehervar
$888
95.5K
Nyiregyhaza
$717
117K
Erd
$817
70.1K
Szombathely
$782
78.3K
Sopron
$758
62.9K
Tatabanya
$939
65.1K
Budafok-Teteny
$931
55.6K
Veszprem
$926
58.2K
Szolnok
$687
69.7K
Dunakeszi
$1000
44K
Bekescsaba
$676
58K
Zalaegerszeg
$782
55.5K
Eger
$785
51.2K
Kaposvar
$801
59.8K
Szigetszentmiklos
$872
40.5K
Hodmezovasarhely
$675
42.7K
Godollo
$857
31.8K
Mosonmagyarovar
$810
34.4K
Cegled
$744
35.1K
Nagykanizsa
$787
45.4K
Dunaujvaros
$799
42.1K
Vac
$865
32.9K
Salgotarjan
$822
32.3K