Chennai vs Sarajevo - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Sarajevo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$626
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$1499
🏠 One person rent
$162
$285
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$478
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$229
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$42
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$746
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
77
44
😀 Quality of life
67
60
🏙️ Population
10.3M
276K

The cost of living in Chennai is 32% less expensive than in Sarajevo. Cities ranked 8684th and 7329th ($425 vs $626) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 1st in India and Bosnia and Herzegovina, respectively. Check India vs Bosnia and Herzegovina comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 1.2 months in Sarajevo. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Sarajevo ranked 1st in Bosnia and Herzegovina, while ranked 3652nd and 5137th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chennai Sarajevo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$6.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$18.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$4.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.88
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$1.54
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$1.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$230
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$155
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$460
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$270
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$97
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$152
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$17.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
3.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$1899
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$1231
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.94
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$27.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$6.59
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.43
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$0.82
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$0.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$2.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$7.15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$6.15
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$8.13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$1.05
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.34
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$0.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.83
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$5.94
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$0.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$3.16
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$5.32
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$2.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.31
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$1.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$24.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$4.56
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$21.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$3.56
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$63.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$78.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$170
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$3187

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$474
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$277
125 km or 78 mi Chittoor
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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
55 km or 34 mi Zenica
$474
75 km or 47 mi Mostar
$590
77 km or 48 mi Tuzla
$565
99 km or 61 mi Doboj
$437
117 km or 73 mi Bijeljina
$480
125 km or 78 mi Valjevo
$407
138 km or 86 mi Mojkovac
$585
139 km or 86 mi Dubrovnik
$1016
140 km or 87 mi Banja Luka
$603
144 km or 89 mi Cavtat
$808
147 km or 91 mi Slavonski Brod
$616
155 km or 96 mi Cacak
$452
163 km or 101 mi Kotor
$753
163 km or 101 mi Split
$868
163 km or 101 mi Berane
$529
169 km or 105 mi Cetinje
$587
171 km or 106 mi Kastela
$757
171 km or 107 mi Sanski Most
$459
173 km or 107 mi Podgorica
$664
177 km or 110 mi Hvar
$807
179 km or 111 mi Budva
$774
183 km or 114 mi Prijedor
$467
187 km or 116 mi Novi Pazar
$445
188 km or 117 mi Plav
$656
189 km or 118 mi Osijek
$695
192 km or 119 mi Novi Sad
$653
194 km or 121 mi Belgrade
$798
203 km or 126 mi Kragujevac
$468
203 km or 126 mi Sibenik
$766
204 km or 127 mi Bar
$607
219 km or 136 mi Shkoder
$478
225 km or 140 mi Ulcinj
$589
226 km or 141 mi Mitrovica
$386
229 km or 142 mi Bihac
$409
246 km or 153 mi Pecs
$534
257 km or 160 mi Zadar
$1033
258 km or 160 mi Bjelovar
$667
260 km or 161 mi Pristina
$534
261 km or 162 mi Baja
$560
267 km or 166 mi Subotica
$503