Cost of Living Data for Taiwan

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 100.00
56
70.00 - 150.00
Mid-range meal 500.00
53
350.00 - 900.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 120.00
50
100.00 - 140.00
Domestic beer 44.57
47
40.00 - 50.00
Imported beer 57.27
49
45.00 - 90.00
Coke/Pepsi 27.62
47
20.00 - 30.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 20.00 15.00 - 21.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 1000.00 799.00 - 1200.00
Taxi 240.00 150.00 - 360.00
Gasoline 97.55 98.42 - 124.92
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 948000.00 600000.00 - 1000000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 1493.76 1160.00 - 1700.00
Tennis court rent 352.00 150.00 - 300.00
Cinema (international release) 300.00 250.00 - 320.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 13855.59 8000.00 - 20000.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 8427.54 6000.00 - 11000.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 29041.44 15000.00 - 40000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 18542.06 12000.00 - 25000.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 53548.07 24000.00 - 85500.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 2.12 2.00 - 2.40

Markets Value Range
Milk 328.71
38
264.98 - 378.54
Loaf of fresh white bread 44.25
40
31.75 - 54.43
Dozen eggs 60.43
48
45.00 - 80.00
Local cheese 20.22 $
3
15.43 - 25.00
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 104.86
43
77.11 - 113.40
Water 18.93
45
15.00 - 25.00
Wine 400.00
41
299.00 - 450.00
Cigarettes 90.00
52
80.00 - 90.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 766.94 499.00 - 880.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.13 $ 0.10 - 0.15
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 1827.03 1700.00 - 3500.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 2725.80 1800.00 - 4000.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 1205.36 1000.00 - 2500.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 2552.46 2000.00 - 3000.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 3075.41 2000.00 - 3000.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 20336.23 9290.23 - 41806.02
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 10177.87 5109.62 - 18580.45