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Cost of Living in Delhi | Haryana

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$499
$1227
🛋️ Without rent
$290
$814
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$209
$412
🍽️ Food
$179
$455
🚐 Transport
$63.8
$174
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$530
🏙️ Population
26.5M

The average cost of living in Delhi is $499, which is in the top 17% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7714th out of 9294 in our global list, 6th out of 220 in India, and 2nd out of 7 in the Haryana.

The median after-tax salary is $530, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months. Ranked 5725th (TOP 62%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 18th best city to live in India, and 3rd most liveable city in Haryana. With an estimated population of 26.5M, Delhi is the 1st largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport9 kmSafdarjung Airport
😷 Air qualityUnhealthy98.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1915Amity University
Cost of living in Delhi infographic

Prices in Delhi

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.41
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.66
☕ Cappuccino
$2.68
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.48

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.45
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.17
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.6
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.22
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.76
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.3
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.04

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.39
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.99

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$249
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$139
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$520
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$298
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$38.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$59.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2047
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$931

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$25
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$7.99
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.23
👖 Brand Jeans
$32.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$48.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$80.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2096

Delhi Cost of Living comparison