Chittagong vs Medina - Cost of Living Comparison

Chittagong Medina
🚶 Cost of living one person
$414
$892
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1051
$2282
🏠 One person rent
$143
$359
🏘️ Family rent
$302
$645
🍽️ Food expenses
$169
$287
🚐 Transport expenses
$57.7
$145
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$326
$1532
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
7 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
45
22
😀 Quality of life
37
52
🏙️ Population
2.58M
1.18M

The cost of living in Chittagong is 54% less expensive than in Medina. Cities ranked 8728th and 5749th ($414 vs $892) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 9th in Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Check Bangladesh vs Saudi Arabia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chittagong compared to 1.7 months in Medina. Chittagong ranked 4th best city to live in Bangladesh vs Medina ranked 7th in Saudi Arabia, while ranked 7609th and 6056th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chittagong Medina
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2
$5.75
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.7
$24.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.18
$6.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.77
$1.32
 Cappuccino
$1.57
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.3
$0.71
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$81.2
$273
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$92.8
$224
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$280
$948
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$370
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.1
$62.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.4
$95.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16.6
$63
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.77%
4.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$779
$1006
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$464
$532
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$0.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.6
$93.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.25
$12.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.9
$0.45
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.77
$1.43
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.53
$0.66
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$2.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.18
$2.88
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.31
$5.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
$6.47
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.53
$10.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$1.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$2.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.66
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
$2.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.53
$1.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.06
$1.86
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.8
$2.66
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.16
$2.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$6.77
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.41
$5.28
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.27
$3.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.24
$3.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$15.9
$63.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$16.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$9.93
$26
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.54
$2.75
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.6
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$53.2
$87.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$50.8
$546
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1090
$8195

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$297
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$484
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$376
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$737
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$314
287 km or 179 mi Sylhet
$333
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$343
340 km or 211 mi Rajarhat
$346
342 km or 213 mi Monywa
$755
347 km or 215 mi Barasat
$341
348 km or 217 mi Madhyamgram
$339
349 km or 217 mi Rajpur Sonarpur
$347
350 km or 218 mi Bidhannagar
$353
351 km or 218 mi North Dumdum
$340
353 km or 219 mi South Dumdum
$346
353 km or 219 mi Imphal
$360
354 km or 220 mi Bhatpara
$346
355 km or 220 mi Naihati
$339
356 km or 221 mi Baranagar
$341
356 km or 221 mi Kamarhati
$343
356 km or 222 mi Panihati
$345
358 km or 222 mi Barrackpore
$335
358 km or 222 mi Hugli-Chuchura
$337
358 km or 222 mi Chandannagar
$335
358 km or 223 mi Uttarpara
$336
358 km or 223 mi Kolkata
$370
359 km or 223 mi Bally
$343
360 km or 224 mi Serampore
$336
361 km or 224 mi Krishnanagar
$348
362 km or 225 mi Howrah
$313
362 km or 225 mi Shillong
$303
362 km or 225 mi Shantipur
$335
376 km or 234 mi Bogra
$365
381 km or 237 mi Maheshtala
$348

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$833
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$990
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$926
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$820
398 km or 247 mi Ha'il
$877
422 km or 262 mi Ar Rass
$752
477 km or 296 mi Unaizah
$847
531 km or 330 mi Tabuk
$1051
585 km or 363 mi Bisha
$821
593 km or 368 mi Port Sudan
$603
595 km or 370 mi Dumat al-Jandal
$815
615 km or 382 mi Sakakah
$827
650 km or 404 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
657 km or 408 mi Hurghada
$433
661 km or 411 mi Bareq
$820
675 km or 419 mi El Gouna
$360
676 km or 420 mi Dahab
$468
680 km or 423 mi Aswan
$309
714 km or 444 mi Luxor
$345
717 km or 446 mi Qena
$329
719 km or 447 mi Riyadh
$1132
723 km or 449 mi Aqaba
$926
729 km or 453 mi Eilat
$1616
742 km or 461 mi Ma'an
$554
757 km or 470 mi Abha
$975
758 km or 471 mi As Sulayyil
$834
810 km or 503 mi Tafilah
$572
827 km or 514 mi Sohag
$344
839 km or 522 mi Al-Karak
$511
861 km or 535 mi Dimona
$1641
870 km or 540 mi Arad
$1326
890 km or 553 mi Beersheba
$1541
896 km or 557 mi Asyut
$395
901 km or 560 mi Hebron
$784
902 km or 561 mi Dura
$800
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$1642
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$1653
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$968
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$981
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$1040