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Kiev vs Bangkok
Kbp vs Bkk

Average net salary (After tax)

Bangkok
Kiev

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Kbp
Outside city centre
Bkk
Kbp

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Bkk
Kbp
Outside city centre
Bkk
Kbp

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Bkk
Kbp
Outside city centre
Bkk
Kbp

Mortgage rates

Bangkok
4.5%
Kiev
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bangkok
Kiev

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Bkk
Kbp

Mobile phone data

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

Bkk
Kbp

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Bkk
Kbp

Monthly pass

Regular price

Bkk
Kbp

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bangkok
Kiev

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Bkk
Kbp
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bangkok
Kiev

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Bkk
Kbp
Lettuce 1 head
Bkk
Kbp
Tomatoes 1kg
Bkk
Kbp

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Bkk
Kbp
Oranges 1 head
Bkk
Kbp
Bananas 1kg
Bkk
Kbp

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bangkok
4.5%
Kiev
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bangkok are 17.14% higher than in Kiev

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Bkk
Kbp
Market 0.5L bottle
Bkk
Kbp

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Kbp
Market 0.33L bottle
Bkk
Kbp

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bangkok
5
Kiev

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Bkk
Kbp

Summer dress

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

Bkk
Kbp

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bangkok
$15.33
Kiev
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Bkk $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth