Philippines is 4.3% cheaper than Thailand.

If you lived in Philippines instead of Thailand, you would:

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pay 16.4% more for restaurants

 
Thailand
Philippines
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.26
THB82.61
$3.66
₱213.00
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.53
THB202.34
$3.20
₱186.22
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.63
THB23.06
$0.77
₱44.77

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pay 23.9% more for groceries

 
Thailand
Philippines
Bread
1 loaf
$1.38
THB50.35
$1.15
₱67.16
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.97
THB291.62
$3.76
₱218.92
Milk (1 gallon) $6.00
THB219.44
$6.56
₱381.82

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pay 23.4% less for transportation

 
Thailand
Philippines
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.25
THB155.34
$4.42
₱257.26
Monthly public transit pass $22.11
THB808.98
$12.06
₱702.20
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,588.11
THB899,720.82
$29,092.26
₱1,693,300.77

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pay 25.9% more for housing

 
Thailand
Philippines
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$15.82
THB578.89
$29.30
₱1,705.16
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $393.06
THB14,382.80
$265.23
₱15,437.71
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $209.24
THB7,656.47
$157.68
₱9,177.72

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pay 51.5% less for childcare

 
Thailand
Philippines
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $329.15
THB12,044.16
$168.61
₱9,813.90
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,347.16
THB378,620.30
$4,730.41
₱275,330.89

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pay 13.1% less for entertainment and sports

 
Thailand
Philippines
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.87
THB68.54
$1.35
₱78.49
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.81
THB66.26
$2.27
₱132.10
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.52
THB128.69
$2.49
₱144.85

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pay 8.6% less for clothing

 
Thailand
Philippines
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$34.16
THB1,250.13
$36.74
₱2,138.57
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$26.70
THB977.08
$21.36
₱1,243.04
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$75.98
THB2,780.35
$64.86
₱3,775.00

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