Cost of living in Pune, India

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district ₨193
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨206
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨104
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨48
12 eggs, large ₨59
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨31
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨159
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨163
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes ₨37
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨108
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨674
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨62
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨27
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨23,620
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨1,875
Internet 8MB (1 month) ₨1,296
40” flat screen TV ₨41,448
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt ₨11,331
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨423
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨359
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,337
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) ₨2,763
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) ₨3,535
1 pair of leather business shoes ₨2,869
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨765,646
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨77
Monthly ticket public transport ₨741
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) ₨196
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) ₨106
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨254
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨160
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨264
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨132
Tube of toothpaste ₨80
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨169
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨1,040
2 tickets to the movies ₨404
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨539
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert ₨1,123
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨814
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨115
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨128
iPod nano 16GB ₨12,555
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨1.00
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨1,395
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨183
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 3,624 prices entered by 409 different people.
Latest price update: May 28, 2015.

Pune position in our World Ranking

the world
188th
out of 191
asia
18th
out of 20
india
5th
out of 7

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