Cost of living in Kozhikode, India

Summary of cost of living in Kozhikode

Family of four estimated monthly costs: ₨96,937
Single person estimated monthly costs: ₨38,269
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List of prices in Kozhikode, India. Current as of Sep 2019.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ₨173
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨246
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨116
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨49
12 eggs, large ₨60
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨36
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨88
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨126
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ₨42
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨88
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨264
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨85
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨33
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨22,405
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ₨14,568
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨3,778
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ₨35,177
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ₨13,500
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ₨2,000
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) ₨1,266
40” flat screen TV ₨37,195
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ₨13,364
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨328
Hourly rate for cleaning help -
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,120
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ₨1,585
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ₨2,851
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ₨2,136
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨843,333
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨69
Monthly ticket public transport ₨1,464
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ₨50
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) -
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) -
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) -
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨161
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨150
4 rolls of toilet paper -
Tube of toothpaste ₨45
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨150
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨778
2 tickets to the movies ₨254
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) -
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert -
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨700
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨230
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨500
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨2.50
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨1,000
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨190
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 103 prices entered by 8 different people.
Latest price update: September 12, 2019

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