Cost of living in Bhubaneswar, India

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Latest price update: April 20, 2014.
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Food
Daily menu in the business district ₨126
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨207
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨85
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨27
12 eggs, large ₨53
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨31
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨73
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨104
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes ₨25
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨75
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨700
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨65
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨37
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨32,212
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨2,350
Internet 8MB (1 month) ₨968
40” flat screen TV ₨51,909
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt ₨14,083
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨313
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨176
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,791
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) ₨2,830
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) ₨3,457
1 pair of leather business shoes ₨2,370
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨2,141,670
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨74
Monthly ticket public transport ₨632
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) ₨238
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) ₨161
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨300
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨225
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨239
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨181
Tube of toothpaste ₨59
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨180
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨786
2 tickets to the movies ₨200
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨700
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert ₨2,170
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨646
Capuccino in expat area of the city ₨95
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨121
iPod nano 16GB ₨12,383
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨2.58
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨1,344
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes ₨130

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