Caloocan vs Palembang - Cost of Living Comparison

Caloocan Palembang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$522
$500
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1449
$1010
🏠 One person rent
$224
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$481
$187
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$47.8
$49.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$199
$166
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
74
41
😀 Quality of life
47
39
🏙️ Population
1.66M
1.54M

The cost of living in Caloocan is 4% more expensive than in Palembang. Cities ranked 8146th and 8325th ($522 vs $500) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 60th and 27th in the Philippines and Indonesia, respectively. Check the Philippines vs Indonesia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Caloocan compared to 0.3 months in Palembang. Caloocan ranked 20th best city to live in the Philippines vs Palembang ranked 39th in Indonesia, while ranked 6388th and 7321st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caloocan vs Palembang

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Caloocan Palembang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.34
$1.28
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.1
$7.93
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.27
$2.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.08
$5.4
 Cappuccino
$1.65
$2.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.67
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$241
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$146
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$720
$163
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$365
$109
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$24.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.1
$38.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
$29.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.01%
9.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1363
$1014
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723
$845
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.5
$21
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.33
$4.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$0.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.88
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.95
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$1.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.9
$7.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
$3.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$7.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
$2.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$2.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.3
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.3
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.55
$20.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$3.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.16
$1.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.49
$2.43
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.94
$1.2
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.47
$0.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$0.79
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.8
$13.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.37
$2.62
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.6
$13.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.56
$2.06
👖 Brand Jeans
$12.7
$19.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.7
$34.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$364
$90.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6981
$7244

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1.8 km or 1.1 mi Malabon
$523
3.3 km or 2 mi Navotas
$584
5.8 km or 3.6 mi Valenzuela
$473
6.1 km or 3.8 mi Manila
$755
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Quezon
$728
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Meycauayan
$551
10 km or 6.4 mi Mandaluyong
$792
12 km or 7.3 mi Pasay
$744
13 km or 8.2 mi Makati
$860
14 km or 8.9 mi Marikina
$443
15 km or 9.4 mi Pasig
$809
17 km or 11 mi Taguig
$824
19 km or 12 mi Cainta
$611
20 km or 12 mi San Jose del Monte
$508
21 km or 13 mi Bacoor
$537
21 km or 13 mi Paranaque
$569
22 km or 14 mi Las Pinas
$550
24 km or 15 mi Antipolo
$618
25 km or 15 mi Imus
$584
27 km or 17 mi Malolos
$552
31 km or 19 mi Muntinlupa
$602
31 km or 19 mi General Trias
$568
33 km or 20 mi Binangonan
$467
34 km or 21 mi San Pedro
$593
36 km or 22 mi Dasmarinas
$441
37 km or 23 mi Binan
$507
40 km or 25 mi Santa Rosa
$743
42 km or 26 mi Trece Martires
$550
45 km or 28 mi Cabuyao
$575
52 km or 33 mi San Fernando
$585
53 km or 33 mi Calamba
$471
66 km or 41 mi Tanauan
$548
67 km or 42 mi Santo Tomas
$549
69 km or 43 mi Angeles
$637
75 km or 47 mi San Pablo
$438
75 km or 47 mi Mabalacat
$553
76 km or 47 mi Olongapo
$500
82 km or 51 mi Lipa
$531
93 km or 58 mi Cabanatuan
$390
100 km or 62 mi Tarlac
$503

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Distance City Cost of living
77 km or 48 mi Prabumulih
$490
201 km or 125 mi Jambi
$499
204 km or 127 mi Pagar Alam
$487
214 km or 133 mi Lubuklinggau
$491
245 km or 152 mi Metro
$443
278 km or 172 mi Bandar Lampung
$348
292 km or 182 mi Bengkulu
$503
363 km or 226 mi Cilegon
$487
381 km or 237 mi Serang
$510
411 km or 255 mi Tangerang
$638
427 km or 265 mi South Tangerang
$530
427 km or 265 mi Jakarta
$708
435 km or 270 mi Tanjung Pinang
$451
438 km or 272 mi Bekasi
$531
443 km or 275 mi Depok
$467
458 km or 285 mi Batam
$613
461 km or 286 mi Bogor
$505
486 km or 302 mi Bukit Merah
$1915
488 km or 303 mi Singapore City
$2433
499 km or 310 mi Sukabumi
$531
506 km or 314 mi Johor Bahru
$575
531 km or 330 mi Cimahi
$617
537 km or 334 mi Pekanbaru
$562
539 km or 335 mi Padang
$985
539 km or 335 mi Bandung
$506
575 km or 357 mi Batu Pahat
$527
581 km or 361 mi Kluang
$526
591 km or 367 mi Cirebon
$497
606 km or 377 mi Pontianak
$446
611 km or 380 mi Muar
$552
615 km or 382 mi Tasikmalaya
$443
635 km or 395 mi Dumai
$493
637 km or 396 mi Singkawang
$492
639 km or 397 mi Malacca
$530
642 km or 399 mi Banjar
$491
649 km or 403 mi Tegal
$496
696 km or 432 mi Pekalongan
$495
706 km or 439 mi Cilacap
$523
709 km or 440 mi Seremban
$547
741 km or 460 mi Putrajaya
$495