Cost of Living Comparison

CVE
COMPARED TO
INR

Praia is 55.6% more expensive than India.

If you lived in India instead of Praia, you would:
local_dining

pay 47.6% less for restaurants

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.05
CVE585.36
$2.16
₹139.53
-64.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.54
CVE439.02
$3.69
₹238.19
-18.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.08
CVE104.06
$0.41
₹26.65
-61.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.69
CVE66.67
$0.20
₹12.82
-71.1%

Praia vs. India - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 44.7% less for groceries

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.11
CVE107.32
$0.41
₹26.44
-63.0%
Local cheese (8 oz) $1.01
CVE97.56
$2.41
₹155.25
+138.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.44
CVE332.37
$2.46
₹158.53
-28.4%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.42
CVE234.14
$0.90
₹58.22
-62.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.29
CVE221.26
$1.41
₹90.70
-38.5%
Apples (1 lb) $1.14
CVE110.63
$0.81
₹52.42
-28.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.82
CVE79.65
$0.31
₹19.95
-62.4%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.91
CVE88.50
$0.42
₹26.82
-54.5%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.91
CVE88.50
$0.19
₹12.35
-79.1%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.69
CVE66.38
$0.15
₹9.42
-78.7%
Onions (1 lb) $0.59
CVE57.53
$0.17
₹11.12
-71.0%

Praia vs. India - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 63.8% less for transportation

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.28
CVE413.62
$4.08
₹263.05
-4.6%
Monthly public transit pass $20.17
CVE1,951.19
$7.76
₹500.35
-61.5%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $12,253.56
₹789,987.10
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $9.58
CVE926.81
$2.35
₹151.22
-75.5%

Praia vs. India - Cost of transportation
home

pay 60.7% less for housing

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$75.64
CVE7,316.94
$12.53
₹807.76
-83.4%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $302.57
CVE29,267.78
$118.83
₹7,660.76
-60.7%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $151.29
CVE14,633.89
$75.95
₹4,896.46
-49.8%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$66.84
CVE6,465.69
$26.89
₹1,733.76
-59.8%

Praia vs. India - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 30.7% less for childcare

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $105.90
CVE10,243.72
$53.72
₹3,463.08
-49.3%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $2,420.57
CVE234,142.22
$1,696.28
₹109,358.95
-29.9%

Praia vs. India - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 41.6% less for entertainment and sports

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.81
CVE78.05
$1.75
₹113.09
+117.4%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.51
CVE146.34
$1.40
₹90.39
-7.3%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.03
CVE292.68
$3.39
₹218.43
+12.0%
Monthly membership at local gym $35.30
CVE3,414.57
$17.20
₹1,108.94
-51.3%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $2.98
₹192.00

Praia vs. India - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 2.3% less for clothing

  Praia help_outline India help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$35.30
CVE3,414.57
$31.38
₹2,023.05
-11.1%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$15.13
CVE1,463.39
$31.22
₹2,012.60
+106.3%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$60.51
CVE5,853.56
$45.83
₹2,954.98
-24.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $34.32
₹2,212.84

Praia vs. India - Cost of clothing
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