Cost of living in Pune, India

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ₨308
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨223
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨119
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨50
12 eggs, large ₨68
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨32
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨244
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨147
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ₨27
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨115
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨735
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨76
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨28
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨21,991
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ₨15,565
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨1,892
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ₨15,147
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ₨13,200
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ₨1,662
Internet 8MB (1 month) ₨1,250
40” flat screen TV ₨34,320
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ₨12,037
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨443
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨155
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,811
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ₨3,056
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ₨4,289
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ₨3,370
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨899,195
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨67
Monthly ticket public transport ₨975
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) ₨160
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ₨79
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) ₨197
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) ₨414
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨205
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨174
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨249
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨111
Tube of toothpaste ₨66
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨288
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨956
2 tickets to the movies ₨445
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨770
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert ₨1,774
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨879
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨148
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨227
iPod nano 16GB ₨9,746
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨1.83
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨1,916
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨206
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 2,188 prices entered by 260 different people.
Latest price update: August 30, 2016.

Pune position in our World Ranking

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262nd
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26th
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india
7th
out of 8

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