Chennai vs Kananga - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Kananga
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$964
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$2402
🏠 One person rent
$162
$473
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$1084
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$291
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$133
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$326
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
77
4
😀 Quality of life
67
14
🏙️ Population
10.3M
1.97M

The cost of living in Chennai is 56% less expensive than in Kananga. Cities ranked 8684th and 5475th ($425 vs $964) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 4th in India and the DR Congo, respectively. Check India vs the DR Congo comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 0.3 months in Kananga. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Kananga ranked 5th in the DR Congo, while ranked 3652nd and 9138th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Kananga

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Chennai Kananga
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$7.95
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$21.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$6.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$4.09
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$1.37
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$292
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$243
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$1219
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$650
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$186
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$285
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$34.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
11.82%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$1416
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$781
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$85.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$6.15
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$0.88
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$1.18
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$2.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$7.63
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$4.61
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$6.25
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$3.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.01
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$1.24
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$1.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$1.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$10.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$3.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$2.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$3.68
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$1.14
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$65.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$3.15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$43.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$4.86
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$30.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$41.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$88
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$1506

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$474
124 km or 77 mi Vellore
$277
125 km or 78 mi Chittoor
$341
138 km or 85 mi Pondicherry
$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
129 km or 80 mi Mbuji-Mayi
$950
165 km or 103 mi Mwene-Ditu
$864
191 km or 119 mi Tshikapa
$965
193 km or 120 mi Gandajika
$854
413 km or 257 mi Kikwit
$865
505 km or 314 mi Kindu
$861
630 km or 392 mi Kolwezi
$906
711 km or 442 mi Luena
$1047
736 km or 457 mi Likasi
$890
746 km or 464 mi Kalemie
$859
775 km or 482 mi Kisangani
$923
791 km or 492 mi Uvira
$911
804 km or 499 mi Bukavu
$845
809 km or 502 mi Mbandaka
$906
809 km or 503 mi Kinshasa
$1085
809 km or 503 mi Cyangugu
$625
814 km or 506 mi Brazzaville
$560
815 km or 507 mi Bujumbura
$513
832 km or 517 mi Bubanza
$482
838 km or 520 mi Makamba
$481
842 km or 523 mi Mbanza-Ngungu
$853
845 km or 525 mi Lubumbashi
$1009
865 km or 538 mi Rutana
$482
869 km or 540 mi Kinkala
$499
873 km or 543 mi Gitega
$473
876 km or 544 mi Kibuye
$663
882 km or 548 mi Ngozi
$481
888 km or 551 mi Gisenyi
$628
889 km or 552 mi Butare
$578
899 km or 559 mi Bumba
$853
901 km or 560 mi Nyanza
$584
906 km or 563 mi Ruyigi
$481
920 km or 571 mi Mansa
$1151
936 km or 582 mi Ruhengeri
$600
937 km or 582 mi Muyinga
$481
949 km or 590 mi Chingola
$1117
951 km or 591 mi Kigali
$677
960 km or 597 mi Gamboma
$499
972 km or 604 mi Byumba
$668
977 km or 607 mi Mufulira
$1724