Cost of Living Data for Bhutan

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 275.00
41
250.00 - 350.00
Mid-range meal 600.00
49
500.00 - 700.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 249.08
43
150.00 - 150.00
Domestic beer 81.58
41
50.00 - 75.00
Imported beer 139.85
37
120.00 - 150.00
Coke/Pepsi 31.67
45
25.00 - 30.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 20.00 0.00 - 0.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 400.00 -
Taxi 75.00 0.00 - 0.00
Gasoline 227.12 227.12 - 257.41
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 1200000.00 -

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 5977.82 -
Tennis court rent 150.00 -
Cinema (international release) 175.00 150.00 - 200.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 6166.67 5000.00 - 7500.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 4500.00 3500.00 - 5500.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 12985.22 10000.00 - 15000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 9488.30 9000.00 - 10000.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 17458.33 14000.00 - 18000.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 3.00 0.00 - 0.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 229.37
43
189.27 - 227.12
Loaf of fresh white bread 25.36
45
13.61 - 21.77
Dozen eggs 119.85
38
100.00 - 120.00
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 119.95
39
104.33 - 136.08
Water 17.50
48
15.00 - 20.00
Wine 350.00
43
0.00 - 0.00
Cigarettes 200.00
40
200.00 - 200.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 1699.50 399.00 - 3000.00
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 1600.00 0.00 - 0.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 2165.43 2500.00 - 3000.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 2744.46 0.00 - 0.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 4324.71 2500.00 - 3500.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 2200.00 0.00 - 0.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 13935.34 0.00 - 0.00
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 6503.16 0.00 - 0.00