Chennai vs Hiroshima - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Hiroshima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$1227
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$2809
🏠 One person rent
$162
$516
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$672
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$444
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$179
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$2556
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
33 km
🎓 Higher education
77
65
😀 Quality of life
67
73
🏙️ Population
10.3M
1.2M

The cost of living in Chennai is 65% less expensive than in Hiroshima. Cities ranked 8684th and 3425th ($425 vs $1227) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 12th in India and Japan, respectively. Check India vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 2.1 months in Hiroshima. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Hiroshima ranked 352nd in Japan, while ranked 3652nd and 1399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chennai Hiroshima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$7.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$31.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$5.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$3.86
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$3.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$1.23
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$857
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$919
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$450
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$54.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$84.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$43.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
1.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$4468
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$2674
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$54.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$2.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$3.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$21.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$4.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$3.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$5.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$7.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$2.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$3.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$3.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$65.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$58.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$357
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$10919

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$328
153 km or 95 mi Nellore
$273
159 km or 99 mi Cuddalore
$337
198 km or 123 mi Madanapalle
$336
219 km or 136 mi Kadapa
$344
260 km or 162 mi Proddatur
$337
269 km or 167 mi Ongole
$338
279 km or 173 mi Salem
$351
282 km or 175 mi Thanjavur
$333
290 km or 180 mi Bangalore
$480
304 km or 189 mi Chirala
$335
305 km or 189 mi Tiruchirappalli
$335
312 km or 194 mi Hindupur
$335
328 km or 204 mi Nandyal
$348
338 km or 210 mi Anantapur
$339
339 km or 211 mi Erode
$278
344 km or 214 mi Tumkur
$301
353 km or 219 mi Tenali
$271
354 km or 220 mi Machilipatnam
$282
357 km or 222 mi Guntur
$294
361 km or 224 mi Tiruppur
$340
383 km or 238 mi Vijayawada
$424
388 km or 241 mi Kurnool
$348
396 km or 246 mi Dindigul
$338
402 km or 250 mi Mysore
$345
411 km or 256 mi Eluru
$329
423 km or 263 mi Madurai
$361
428 km or 266 mi Coimbatore
$360
428 km or 266 mi Adoni
$346
453 km or 282 mi Nalgonda
$333
462 km or 287 mi Rajahmundry
$297
463 km or 288 mi Khammam
$277
474 km or 294 mi Mahbubnagar
$336
476 km or 296 mi Kakinada
$350
482 km or 300 mi Hospet
$339
494 km or 307 mi Davanagere
$282
509 km or 317 mi Malappuram
$263

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Distance City Cost of living
7.6 km or 4.7 mi Kaita
$1020
12 km or 7.5 mi Hatsukaichi
$1021
13 km or 8.1 mi Kumano
$1022
18 km or 11 mi Etajima
$1019
18 km or 11 mi Kure
$1050
26 km or 16 mi Higashihiroshima
$1046
27 km or 17 mi Otake
$1021
33 km or 20 mi Iwakuni
$1091
39 km or 24 mi Akitakata
$1019
42 km or 26 mi Takehara
$1019
51 km or 32 mi Mihara
$1024
57 km or 35 mi Yanai
$1025
59 km or 37 mi Miyoshi
$1018
61 km or 38 mi Imabari
$1032
65 km or 40 mi Masuda
$1023
67 km or 41 mi Hamada
$1024
67 km or 41 mi Hikari
$1024
68 km or 42 mi Matsuyama
$1129
68 km or 42 mi Kudamatsu
$1023
69 km or 43 mi Onomichi
$1015
70 km or 44 mi Shunan
$1030
71 km or 44 mi Masaki
$1020
73 km or 45 mi Gotsu
$1020
73 km or 46 mi Iyo
$1021
73 km or 46 mi Shobara
$1024
74 km or 46 mi Fuchu
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Toon
$1018
77 km or 48 mi Tobe
$1018
84 km or 52 mi Fukuyama
$1100
85 km or 53 mi Saijo
$1023
89 km or 55 mi Niihama
$1024
90 km or 56 mi Hofu
$1023
90 km or 56 mi Oda
$1024
93 km or 58 mi Yamaguchi
$849
95 km or 59 mi Ibara
$1024
97 km or 60 mi Hagi
$1023
97 km or 61 mi Kasaoka
$1024
98 km or 61 mi Ozu
$1018
103 km or 64 mi Yawatahama
$1023
105 km or 65 mi Asakuchi
$1023