Bangkok is 59.4% more expensive than Addis Ababa.

If you lived in Bangkok instead of Addis Ababa, you would:

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pay 35.5% less for restaurants

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.13
ETB410.31
$2.77
THB101.71
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.24
ETB359.02
$5.55
THB203.43
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.82
ETB46.95
$0.58
THB21.22

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pay 26.6% more for groceries

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Bread
1 loaf
$1.09
ETB62.64
$1.62
THB59.31
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.56
ETB262.48
$9.67
THB354.54
Milk (1 gallon) $5.68
ETB327.28
$6.60
THB241.89

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pay 2.3 times more for transportation

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.65
ETB267.55
$4.25
THB155.74
Monthly public transit pass $10.00
ETB575.79
$36.06
THB1,322.27
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $25,500.00
ETB1,468,264.88
$51,319.04
THB1,881,690.07

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pay 38.8% less for housing

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$152.46
ETB8,778.48
$15.07
THB552.41
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $621.38
ETB35,778.71
$608.65
THB22,317.02
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $355.45
ETB20,466.72
$287.69
THB10,548.71

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pay 3.8 times more for childcare

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $83.24
ETB4,792.94
$614.94
THB22,547.80
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $43,916.67
ETB2,528,678.41
$12,311.97
THB451,436.87

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pay 47.3% more for entertainment and sports

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.00
ETB57.58
$2.08
THB76.28
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.11
ETB63.67
$2.37
THB86.81
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.00
ETB230.32
$4.16
THB152.57

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pay 1.7% more for clothing

 
Addis Ababa
Bangkok
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$40.11
ETB2,309.56
$53.87
THB1,975.30
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$57.34
ETB3,301.44
$39.30
THB1,440.97
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.44
ETB5,322.86
$101.75
THB3,730.76

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