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New York vs Delhi
Nyc vs Del

Average net salary (After tax)

Delhi
New York

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Nyc
Outside city centre
Del
Nyc

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Nyc
Outside city centre
Del
Nyc

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Del
Nyc
Outside city centre
Del
Nyc

Mortgage rates

Delhi
4.5%
New York
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Delhi
New York

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Del
Nyc

Mobile phone data

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

Del
Nyc

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Del
Nyc

Monthly pass

Regular price

Del
Nyc

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Delhi
New York

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Del
Nyc
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Del
Nyc
White bread 500g
Del
Nyc
Eggs 12
Del
Nyc
White rice 1kg
Del
Nyc

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Delhi
New York

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Del
Nyc
Beef round 1kg
Del
Nyc
Local cheese 1kg
Del
Nyc

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Del
Nyc
Lettuce 1 head
Del
Nyc
Tomatoes 1kg
Del
Nyc

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Del
Nyc
Oranges 1 head
Del
Nyc
Bananas 1kg
Del
Nyc

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Delhi
4.5%
New York
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Delhi are 17.14% higher than in New York

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Del $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Del $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Del $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Del
Nyc
Market 0.5L bottle
Del
Nyc

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Del
Nyc
Market 0.33L bottle
Del
Nyc

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Delhi
5
New York

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Del
Nyc

Summer dress

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

Del
Nyc

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Del
Nyc
1 pair men's leather shoes
Del
Nyc

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Delhi
$15.33
New York
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Del $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Del $4,070.74/mth
Nyc $4,070.74/mth