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Mumbai vs Los Angeles
Mum vs Lax

Average net salary (After tax)

Los Angeles
Mumbai

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Mum
Outside city centre
Lax
Mum

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Mum
Outside city centre
Lax
Mum

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lax
Mum
Outside city centre
Lax
Mum

Mortgage rates

Los Angeles
4.5%
Mumbai
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Los Angeles
Mumbai

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lax
Mum

Mobile phone data

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

Lax
Mum

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lax
Mum

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lax
Mum

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Los Angeles
Mumbai

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lax
Mum
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Los Angeles
Mumbai

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lax
Mum
Lettuce 1 head
Lax
Mum
Tomatoes 1kg
Lax
Mum

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lax
Mum
Oranges 1 head
Lax
Mum
Bananas 1kg
Lax
Mum

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Los Angeles
4.5%
Mumbai
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lax
Mum
Market 0.5L bottle
Lax
Mum

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lax
Mum
Market 0.33L bottle
Lax
Mum

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Los Angeles
5
Mumbai

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lax
Mum

Summer dress

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

Lax
Mum

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Los Angeles
$15.33
Mumbai
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lax $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lax $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth