Cost of living in Pune, India

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ₨293
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨218
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨114
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨49
12 eggs, large ₨67
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨28
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨237
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨148
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ₨25
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨114
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨723
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨74
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨26
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨20,992
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ₨15,478
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨1,801
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ₨14,777
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ₨12,990
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ₨1,545
Internet 8MB (1 month) ₨1,251
40” flat screen TV ₨35,203
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ₨11,277
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨461
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨269
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,626
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ₨2,934
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ₨4,053
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ₨3,022
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨839,542
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨70
Monthly ticket public transport ₨939
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) ₨203
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ₨98
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) ₨191
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) ₨353
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨185
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨173
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨228
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨149
Tube of toothpaste ₨71
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨226
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨908
2 tickets to the movies ₨413
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨687
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert ₨1,876
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨816
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨138
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨212
iPod nano 16GB ₨9,974
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨1.67
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨1,929
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨207
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,921 prices entered by 240 different people.
Latest price update: May 04, 2016.

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