Chennai vs Naypyidaw - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Naypyidaw
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$790
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$1705
🏠 One person rent
$162
$452
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$646
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$212
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$64.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$612
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
77
16
😀 Quality of life
67
30
🏙️ Population
10.3M
1.16M

The cost of living in Chennai is 46% less expensive than in Naypyidaw. Cities ranked 8684th and 6103rd ($425 vs $790) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 3rd in India and Myanmar, respectively. Check India vs Myanmar comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 0.8 months in Naypyidaw. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Naypyidaw ranked 3rd in Myanmar, while ranked 3652nd and 8524th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Naypyidaw

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Chennai Naypyidaw
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$2.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$16.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$4.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.26
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$1.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$0.56
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$972
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$217
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$753
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$501
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$20.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$31.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$63.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
12.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$467
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$155
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$17.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$10.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$0.67
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$1.29
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.16
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.28
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$1.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$9.21
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$5.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$9.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$1.67
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$0.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$1.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$1.64
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$0.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$9.81
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$1.46
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$1.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$4.61
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$0.59
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$36.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$3.48
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$20.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$2.41
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$35.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$78
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$348
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$5814

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$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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138 km or 86 mi Taunggyi
$755
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$790
244 km or 151 mi Pai
$533
276 km or 171 mi Bago
$744
277 km or 172 mi Monywa
$755
317 km or 197 mi Chiang Mai
$539
334 km or 207 mi Yangon
$869
343 km or 213 mi Sittwe
$737
359 km or 223 mi Hpa-an
$757
370 km or 230 mi Pathein
$787
384 km or 239 mi Chiang Rai
$498
400 km or 249 mi Mawlamyine
$747
474 km or 295 mi Cox's Bazar
$617
530 km or 329 mi Chittagong
$414
540 km or 336 mi Jinghong
$658
546 km or 339 mi Phitsanulok
$420
563 km or 350 mi Aizawl
$328
598 km or 372 mi Pu'er
$712
602 km or 374 mi Imphal
$360
609 km or 378 mi Lincang
$708
620 km or 385 mi Nakhon Sawan
$479
625 km or 389 mi Luang Prabang
$801
634 km or 394 mi Myitkyina
$728
667 km or 414 mi Vang Vieng
$833
667 km or 415 mi Baoshan
$711
675 km or 419 mi Agartala
$324
681 km or 423 mi Barisal
$337
698 km or 433 mi Brahmanbaria
$335
708 km or 440 mi Vientiane
$905
718 km or 446 mi Sylhet
$333
722 km or 449 mi Narayanganj
$382
723 km or 449 mi Narsingdi
$297
737 km or 458 mi Dhaka
$484
743 km or 462 mi Udon Thani
$468
762 km or 474 mi Khulna
$376
773 km or 480 mi Dali
$669
777 km or 483 mi Shillong
$303
784 km or 487 mi Nakhon Pathom
$401
793 km or 493 mi Tha Khlong
$536
799 km or 496 mi Khon Kaen
$577