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Bangkok vs Copenhagen
Bkk vs Cph

Average net salary (After tax)

Copenhagen
Bangkok

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Bkk
Outside city centre
Cph
Bkk

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Bkk
Outside city centre
Cph
Bkk

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cph
Bkk
Outside city centre
Cph
Bkk

Mortgage rates

Copenhagen
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Copenhagen
Bangkok

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cph
Bkk

Mobile phone data

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

Cph
Bkk

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cph
Bkk

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cph
Bkk

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Copenhagen
Bangkok

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cph
Bkk
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cph
Bkk
White bread 500g
Cph
Bkk
Eggs 12
Cph
Bkk
White rice 1kg
Cph
Bkk

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Copenhagen
Bangkok

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cph
Bkk
Beef round 1kg
Cph
Bkk
Local cheese 1kg
Cph
Bkk

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cph
Bkk
Lettuce 1 head
Cph
Bkk
Tomatoes 1kg
Cph
Bkk

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cph
Bkk
Oranges 1 head
Cph
Bkk
Bananas 1kg
Cph
Bkk

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Copenhagen
4.5%
Bangkok
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 17.14% higher than in Bangkok

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cph
Bkk
Market 0.5L bottle
Cph
Bkk

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cph
Bkk
Market 0.33L bottle
Cph
Bkk

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Copenhagen
5
Bangkok

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cph
Bkk

Summer dress

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

Cph
Bkk

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cph
Bkk
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cph
Bkk

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Copenhagen
$15.33
Bangkok
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Bkk $4,070.74/mth