Chennai vs Kuwait City - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Kuwait City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$1313
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$3449
🏠 One person rent
$162
$673
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$1507
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$301
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$214
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$1878
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
77
42
😀 Quality of life
67
72
🏙️ Population
10.3M
2.99M

The cost of living in Chennai is 68% less expensive than in Kuwait City. Cities ranked 8684th and 3124th ($425 vs $1313) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 1st in India and Kuwait, respectively. Check India vs Kuwait comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 1.4 months in Kuwait City. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Kuwait City ranked 1st in Kuwait, while ranked 3652nd and 1529th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Kuwait City

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Chennai Kuwait City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$6.55
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$55
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$6.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$4.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$783
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$579
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$1848
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$1339
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$25.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$38.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$28.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
5.73%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$6157
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$2976
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$39.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$30.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$0.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$0.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$1.72
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$3.92
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$4.84
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$10
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$2.13
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.95
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.18
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$0.97
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$4.11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$1.26
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$2.95
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$6.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$4.74
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$3.57
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$2.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$128
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$49.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$7.94
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$50.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$94.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$352
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$6691

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198 km or 123 mi Madanapalle
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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
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$333
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$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
73 km or 46 mi Umm Qasr
$588
82 km or 51 mi Al Wafrah
$954
82 km or 51 mi Al-Faw
$588
112 km or 69 mi Abadan
$630
116 km or 72 mi Az Zubayr
$601
119 km or 74 mi Khorramshahr
$657
125 km or 78 mi Basra
$823
176 km or 110 mi Bandar-e Mahshahr
$661
226 km or 141 mi Ahvaz
$490
250 km or 155 mi Nasiriyah
$638
257 km or 159 mi Behbahan
$660
281 km or 174 mi Bushehr
$694
285 km or 177 mi Amarah
$638
308 km or 192 mi Shushtar
$659
311 km or 193 mi Masjed Soleyman
$623
312 km or 194 mi Jubail
$861
314 km or 195 mi Borazjan
$657
328 km or 204 mi Izeh
$657
337 km or 209 mi Samawah
$612
337 km or 209 mi Qatif
$889
337 km or 210 mi Dezful
$569
344 km or 214 mi Andimeshk
$580
356 km or 221 mi Kazerun
$656
375 km or 233 mi Yasuj
$611
388 km or 241 mi Dammam
$1004
405 km or 252 mi Kut
$649
406 km or 252 mi Dhahran
$969
412 km or 256 mi Al Diwaniyah
$536
428 km or 266 mi Shahr-e Kord
$624
435 km or 270 mi Manama
$1307
436 km or 271 mi Isa Town
$1152
441 km or 274 mi Riffa
$1002
442 km or 275 mi Shiraz
$724
452 km or 281 mi Kufa
$604
456 km or 284 mi Najaf
$556
456 km or 284 mi Khorramabad
$639
468 km or 291 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
469 km or 292 mi Marvdasht
$659
470 km or 292 mi Dorud
$658
473 km or 294 mi Shahreza
$660