Cost of living in Jakarta, Indonesia

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district Rp 69,767
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Rp 47,105
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Rp 28,460
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Rp 21,044
12 eggs, large Rp 22,851
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Rp 13,922
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Rp 57,253
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Rp 40,286
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes Rp 27,342
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Rp 23,364
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Rp 302,251
2 liters of Coca-Cola Rp 19,063
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Rp 14,066
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Rp 18,896,700
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Rp 1,346,640
Internet 8MB (1 month) Rp 426,846
40” flat screen TV Rp 8,799,640
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt Rp 1,831,250
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Rp 55,127
Hourly rate for cleaning help Rp 32,943
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Rp 622,213
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) Rp 444,063
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) Rp 938,204
1 pair of leather business shoes Rp 1,066,580
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new Rp 396,167,000
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Rp 8,525
Monthly ticket public transport Rp 277,731
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) Rp 52,630
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) Rp 21,454
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Rp 57,582
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Rp 20,362
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Rp 34,527
4 rolls of toilet paper Rp 19,477
Tube of toothpaste Rp 11,234
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Rp 100,243
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Rp 322,762
2 tickets to the movies Rp 102,858
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Rp 184,457
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert Rp 714,296
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Rp 119,252
Cappuccino in expat area of the city Rp 40,934
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Rp 41,174
iPod nano 16GB Rp 2,039,230
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Rp 1,523
1 month of gym membership in business district Rp 544,021
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Rp 18,029
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,094 prices entered by 521 different people.
Latest price update: September 01, 2015.

Jakarta position in our World Ranking

the world
140th
out of 194
asia
9th
out of 17

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