Cost of living in Jakarta, Indonesia

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 3,350 prices entered by 423 different people.
Latest price update: March 01, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district Rp 44,087
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) Rp 46,654
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast Rp 24,326
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk Rp 19,365
12 eggs, large Rp 19,917
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes Rp 12,975
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese Rp 54,829
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples Rp 38,864
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes Rp 27,709
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket Rp 26,388
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality Rp 309,737
2 liters of Coca-Cola Rp 16,366
Bread for 2 people for 1 day Rp 15,316
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area Rp 20,249,500
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat Rp 1,404,980
Internet 8MB (1 month) Rp 428,894
40” flat screen TV Rp 6,070,680
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt Rp 2,035,270
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) Rp 36,173
Hourly rate for cleaning help Rp 30,796
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) Rp 649,965
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) Rp 416,579
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) Rp 906,419
1 pair of leather business shoes Rp 935,033
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new Rp 383,333,000
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas Rp 8,082
Monthly ticket public transport Rp 192,363
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) Rp 50,551
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) Rp 30,520
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) Rp 62,603
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) Rp 31,073
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) Rp 31,836
4 rolls of toilet paper Rp 20,950
Tube of toothpaste Rp 16,098
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city Rp 80,509
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub Rp 322,981
2 tickets to the movies Rp 96,090
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) Rp 907,154
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert Rp 409,926
1 cocktail drink in downtown club Rp 118,341
Capuccino in expat area of the city Rp 37,809
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) Rp 37,522
iPod nano 16GB Rp 3,011,570
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) Rp 1,446
1 month of gym membership in business district Rp 516,148
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes Rp 16,985

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