Cost of living in Bangalore, India

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Latest price update: April 16, 2014.
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Food
Daily menu in the business district ₨336
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨223
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨124
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨35
12 eggs, large ₨53
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨29
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨203
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨151
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes ₨42
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨87
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨952
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨64
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨33
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨22,919
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨1,806
Internet 8MB (1 month) ₨1,257
40” flat screen TV ₨44,218
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt ₨9,570
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨391
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨111
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,504
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) ₨2,169
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) ₨3,303
1 pair of leather business shoes ₨2,268
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨836,695
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨76
Monthly ticket public transport ₨1,531
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) ₨233
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) ₨265
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨204
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨161
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨226
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨144
Tube of toothpaste ₨62
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨314
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨1,092
2 tickets to the movies ₨491
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨860
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert ₨2,291
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨480
Capuccino in expat area of the city ₨132
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨191
iPod nano 16GB ₨12,541
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨1.00
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨2,000
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes ₨143

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