Caloocan vs Semarang - Cost of Living Comparison

Caloocan Semarang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$522
$525
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1449
$1421
🏠 One person rent
$224
$247
🏘️ Family rent
$481
$552
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$180
🚐 Transport expenses
$47.8
$46.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$199
$200
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
74
61
😀 Quality of life
47
56
🏙️ Population
1.66M
1.62M

The cost of living in Caloocan is 0.6% less expensive than in Semarang. Cities ranked 8146th and 8105th ($522 vs $525) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 60th and 18th 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 0.4 months in Semarang. Caloocan ranked 20th best city to live in the Philippines vs Semarang ranked 7th in Indonesia, while ranked 6388th and 5687th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caloocan vs Semarang

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Caloocan Semarang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.34
$1.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.1
$10.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.27
$3.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.08
$2.37
 Cappuccino
$1.65
$1.41
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$250
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$163
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$720
$544
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$365
$452
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$28.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.1
$43.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
$38.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.01%
12.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1363
$1417
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723
$612
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.5
$18.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.33
$3.34
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$0.82
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.88
$1.35
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.95
$1.02
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$1.27
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.9
$9.48
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
$2.57
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$9.79
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
$2.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.57
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.17
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.45
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$1.56
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.3
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.3
$1.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.55
$10
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$2.03
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.16
$2.18
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.49
$1.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.94
$1.1
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.47
$0.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$0.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.8
$30.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.37
$3.68
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.6
$14.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.56
$2.45
👖 Brand Jeans
$12.7
$29.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.7
$67.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$364
$83.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6981
$10888

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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
42 km or 26 mi Salatiga
$491
80 km or 50 mi Surakarta
$430
82 km or 51 mi Pekalongan
$495
93 km or 58 mi Yogyakarta
$440
142 km or 88 mi Tegal
$496
143 km or 89 mi Madiun
$391
175 km or 109 mi Cilacap
$523
200 km or 124 mi Kediri
$499
206 km or 128 mi Cirebon
$497
212 km or 132 mi Banjar
$491
229 km or 142 mi Blitar
$486
229 km or 143 mi Mojokerto
$471
248 km or 154 mi Tasikmalaya
$443
253 km or 157 mi Batu
$490
258 km or 160 mi Surabaya
$539
268 km or 166 mi Malang
$418
285 km or 177 mi Pasuruan
$490
315 km or 195 mi Bandung
$506
318 km or 198 mi Cimahi
$617
321 km or 199 mi Probolinggo
$493
385 km or 239 mi Sukabumi
$531
386 km or 240 mi Bekasi
$531
401 km or 249 mi Bogor
$505
402 km or 250 mi Depok
$467
403 km or 251 mi Jakarta
$708
415 km or 258 mi South Tangerang
$530
427 km or 265 mi Tangerang
$638
481 km or 299 mi Serang
$510
498 km or 310 mi Cilegon
$487
533 km or 331 mi Bali
$736
561 km or 348 mi Ubud
$592
562 km or 349 mi Denpasar
$562
595 km or 370 mi Bandar Lampung
$348
602 km or 374 mi Metro
$443
613 km or 381 mi Banjarmasin
$410
618 km or 384 mi Banjarbaru
$491
653 km or 406 mi Mataram
$372
656 km or 408 mi Palangka Raya
$494
767 km or 476 mi Palembang
$500
782 km or 486 mi Pontianak
$446