cost of living Thailand VS China

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cost of living Thailand VS China


Thailand an Asian country same as China both have a very close relationship. People from china or Thailand who wish to either transact business, for the reason of schooling or any other reason must first of all observe the cost living that exist between these countries to make things easy in terms of budgeting. This article is to guide you with the costing of living between these two countries.


FOOD Thailand                        China

Meal for 2 people,mid-range,three course600.00฿(116.66¥) 771.00฿(150.00¥)

Mcmeal at McDonald's    160.00฿(31.11¥)154.29฿    (30.00¥)

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 60.00฿(11.67¥) 25.72฿(5.00¥)

Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 100.0฿(19.44¥)             102.00฿(20.00¥)

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)                        17.90฿(3.48 ¥)              16.07฿(3.12¥)



Milk (regular)(1 liter). 48.80฿(9.49¥) 68.01฿(13.22¥)

Loaf of fresh white bread(500g).   37.65฿(7.32¥) 53.44฿(10.39¥)

Rice (white)(1kg) 39.07฿(7.60¥)      35.68฿(6.94¥)

Eggs(12)  51.78฿(10.07¥)   61.31฿(11.93¥)

Chicken breast(boneless)1kg  97.00฿(18.97¥) 129.09฿(25.10¥)

Beef round(1kg) 311.63฿(60.59¥) 393.93฿(76.59¥)

Apples(1kg)91.82฿(17.85¥) 60.16฿(11.70¥)

Tomato(1kg) 42.49฿(8.26¥) 39.00฿(7.58¥)

Pack of cigarettes                                                        99.50฿(19.35¥)                 102.86฿(20.00¥)



One way ticket (local transport) 20.00฿(3.89¥) 10.29฿(2.00¥)

Monthly pass (Regular price) 1,125.00฿(218.74¥)  617.17฿(120.00¥)

Taxi start (Normal tariff)35.00฿(6.81¥)  51.43฿(10.00¥)

Taxi 1km(Normal tariff)8.00฿(1.56¥)  11.83฿(2.30¥)


Rent Apartment

Apartment (1 bedroom) in city center 13,037.3฿3(2,534.94¥) 19,881.27฿(3,865.06¥)

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city7,108,40฿(1,382.14¥) 11,633.68฿(2,262.02¥)

Apartment (3 bedroom) in city center 34,177.33฿(6,645.35¥)   43,372.02฿(8,433.13¥)

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside center 17,839.12฿(3,468.59¥) 20,904.50฿(8,433.13¥).

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