Chittagong vs Surat - Cost of Living Comparison

Chittagong Surat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$414
$426
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1051
$887
🏠 One person rent
$143
$178
🏘️ Family rent
$302
$211
🍽️ Food expenses
$169
$162
🚐 Transport expenses
$57.7
$48.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$326
$364
😷 Air quality
Bad
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
7 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
45
43
😀 Quality of life
37
38
🏙️ Population
2.58M
5.94M

The cost of living in Chittagong is 3% less expensive than in Surat. Cities ranked 8728th and 8681st ($414 vs $426) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 25th in Bangladesh and India, respectively. Check Bangladesh vs India comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chittagong compared to 0.9 months in Surat. Chittagong ranked 4th best city to live in Bangladesh vs Surat ranked 96th in India, while ranked 7609th and 7444th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chittagong vs Surat

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Chittagong Surat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2
$2.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.7
$6.97
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.18
$3.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.77
$2.24
 Cappuccino
$1.57
$2.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.3
$0.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$81.2
$161
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$92.8
$146
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$280
$225
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$157
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.1
$20.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.4
$32
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16.6
$7.98
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.77%
7.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$779
$700
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$464
$494
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.6
$9.91
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.25
$2.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.9
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.77
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.53
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$0.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.18
$0.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.31
$6.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
$4.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.53
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$1.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.06
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$0.49
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
$0.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.53
$0.49
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.22
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.06
$1.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.8
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.16
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$3.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.41
$1.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.27
$3.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$0.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.24
$0.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$15.9
$20.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$2.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$9.93
$6.03
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.54
$3.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.6
$28.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$53.2
$43
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$50.8
$39.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1090
$1161

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$353
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$346
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$360
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$346
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$339
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$341
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$343
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$345
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$335
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$337
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$335
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$336
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$370
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$343
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$336
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$348
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$247
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$299
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$343
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$389
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$339
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$393
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$320
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$336
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$468
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$335
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$353
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$454
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$318
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$466
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$416
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$632
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$338
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$382
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$363
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$446
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$345
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$338
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$340
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$372
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$400
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$324
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$386
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$382
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$442
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$358
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$351
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$310
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$347
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$340
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$342
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$302
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$331
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$392
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