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Bangalore vs Los Angeles
Blr vs Lax

Average net salary (After tax)

Los Angeles
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Blr
Outside city centre
Lax
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Blr
Outside city centre
Lax
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lax
Blr
Outside city centre
Lax
Blr

Mortgage rates

Los Angeles
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Los Angeles
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lax
Blr

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Lax
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lax
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lax
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Los Angeles
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lax
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Lax
Blr
White bread 500g
Lax
Blr
Eggs 12
Lax
Blr
White rice 1kg
Lax
Blr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Los Angeles
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Lax
Blr
Beef round 1kg
Lax
Blr
Local cheese 1kg
Lax
Blr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lax
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Lax
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Lax
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lax
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Lax
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Lax
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Los Angeles
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Los Angeles are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lax
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Lax
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lax
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Lax
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Los Angeles
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lax
Blr

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Lax
Blr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Lax
Blr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Lax
Blr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Los Angeles
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lax $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth