Chiang Mai vs Yekaterinburg - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiang Mai Yekaterinburg
🚶 Cost of living one person
$539
$797
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1490
$1948
🏠 One person rent
$249
$372
🏘️ Family rent
$544
$658
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$271
🚐 Transport expenses
$25.8
$58.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$442
$1173
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
3 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
49
52
😀 Quality of life
60
65
🏙️ Population
127K
1.47M

The cost of living in Chiang Mai is 32% less expensive than in Yekaterinburg. Cities ranked 7993rd and 6077th ($539 vs $797) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 12th and 28th in Thailand and Russia, respectively. Check Thailand vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chiang Mai compared to 1.5 months in Yekaterinburg. Chiang Mai ranked 2nd best city to live in Thailand vs Yekaterinburg ranked 3rd in Russia, while ranked 5180th and 4244th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chiang Mai vs Yekaterinburg

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Chiang Mai Yekaterinburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.5
$7.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.7
$28.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.5
$4.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.69
$2.37
 Cappuccino
$1.57
$2.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.51
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$269
$447
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$176
$264
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$681
$817
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$418
$484
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.8
$63.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.1
$98.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.5
$8.74
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.84%
12.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1519
$2619
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$846
$1537
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.84
$0.52
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.7
$25.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.74
$4.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.17
$0.78
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.76
$0.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.45
$1.46
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$13.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$4.55
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$10.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.87
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$2.06
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$2.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$0.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$0.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.54
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.21
$1.9
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.7
$9.54
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.63
$0.98
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.94
$2.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.22
$5.27
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.09
$3.65
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.16
$1.09
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79
$1.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.1
$35.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.1
$4.88
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$17.1
$22.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.61
$6.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$55.8
$92.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.5
$108
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$362
$321
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8203
$4052

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$533
153 km or 95 mi Chiang Rai
$498
255 km or 158 mi Hpa-an
$757
258 km or 160 mi Phitsanulok
$420
294 km or 183 mi Mawlamyine
$747
306 km or 190 mi Taunggyi
$755
308 km or 191 mi Bago
$744
317 km or 197 mi Naypyidaw
$790
353 km or 219 mi Luang Prabang
$801
363 km or 226 mi Nakhon Sawan
$479
365 km or 227 mi Vang Vieng
$833
373 km or 232 mi Yangon
$869
392 km or 244 mi Vientiane
$905
404 km or 251 mi Jinghong
$658
426 km or 265 mi Udon Thani
$468
466 km or 289 mi Mandalay
$790
485 km or 301 mi Khon Kaen
$577
489 km or 304 mi Pu'er
$712
503 km or 313 mi Pathein
$787
537 km or 334 mi Nakhon Ratchasima
$580
545 km or 339 mi Monywa
$755
551 km or 342 mi Tha Khlong
$536
561 km or 349 mi Rangsit
$485
564 km or 351 mi Nakhon Pathom
$401
566 km or 352 mi Pak Kret
$532
571 km or 355 mi Nonthaburi
$582
578 km or 359 mi Lincang
$708
584 km or 363 mi Bangkok
$848
597 km or 371 mi Pu Chao Saming Phrai
$535
597 km or 371 mi Lat Luang
$535
634 km or 394 mi Thakhek
$846
641 km or 398 mi Sa Pa
$504
656 km or 407 mi Sittwe
$737
666 km or 414 mi Chaophraya Surasak
$537
667 km or 415 mi Laem Chabang
$534
681 km or 423 mi Pattaya
$584
685 km or 426 mi Nong Prue
$535
699 km or 435 mi Hua Hin
$625
704 km or 438 mi Baoshan
$711
707 km or 439 mi Vinh
$514

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Distance City Cost of living
95 km or 59 mi Municipal Formation of the Kamensk-Uralsky
$723
96 km or 59 mi Kamensk-Uralsky
$723
126 km or 78 mi Nizhny Tagil
$777
194 km or 120 mi Zlatoust
$712
194 km or 121 mi Chelyabinsk
$564
201 km or 125 mi Miass
$720
291 km or 181 mi Perm
$699
302 km or 188 mi Tyumen
$779
333 km or 207 mi Kurgan
$735
371 km or 231 mi Ufa
$709
396 km or 246 mi Magnitogorsk
$674
447 km or 277 mi Kostanay
$402
448 km or 278 mi Izhevsk
$595
461 km or 287 mi Sterlitamak
$852
486 km or 302 mi Salavat
$844
524 km or 326 mi Naberezhnye Chelny
$670
558 km or 346 mi Nizhnekamsk
$741
559 km or 348 mi Almetyevsk
$721
577 km or 358 mi Petropavl
$355
639 km or 397 mi Orsk
$659
666 km or 414 mi Orenburg
$682
678 km or 421 mi Kirov
$485
685 km or 426 mi Kokshetau
$448
716 km or 445 mi Kazan
$853
760 km or 473 mi Aktobe
$445
771 km or 479 mi Syktyvkar
$719
773 km or 480 mi Yoshkar-Ola
$689
780 km or 485 mi Samara
$747
798 km or 496 mi Tolyatti
$677
816 km or 507 mi Ulyanovsk
$634
821 km or 510 mi Cheboksary
$562
823 km or 511 mi Omsk
$621
865 km or 537 mi Oral
$459
872 km or 542 mi Syzran
$723
882 km or 548 mi Surgut
$849
949 km or 590 mi Nur-Sultan
$570
982 km or 610 mi Balakovo
$748
1011 km or 628 mi Saransk
$678
1014 km or 630 mi Nizhny Novgorod
$864
1023 km or 636 mi Nizhnevartovsk
$781