Cost of living in Bangalore, India

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Latest price update: March 03, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district ₨291
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨232
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨119
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨36
12 eggs, large ₨58
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨29
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨196
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨161
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes ₨28
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨99
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨603
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨71
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨32
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨27,166
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨1,580
Internet 8MB (1 month) ₨1,253
40” flat screen TV ₨40,988
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt ₨11,393
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨392
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨92
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,642
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) ₨2,517
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) ₨3,475
1 pair of leather business shoes ₨3,278
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨774,760
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨75
Monthly ticket public transport ₨1,591
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) ₨208
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) ₨142
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨202
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨156
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨238
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨162
Tube of toothpaste ₨66
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨243
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨1,239
2 tickets to the movies ₨522
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨721
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert ₨2,438
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨404
Capuccino in expat area of the city ₨156
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨181
iPod nano 16GB ₨10,861
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨1.05
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨2,439
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨200

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