Thursday, October 7, 2010

Household Accommodation International Cost of Living Ranking 2010

This report provides you with the rank of Household Accommodaion cost of living indexes as at September 2010 for each of our 300 global locations. The indexes are calculated using the prices for specific quantities of the same goods and services in each location, based on expatriate spending patterns across 13 broad categories (Basket Groups). Our calculators make use of the cost of living indexes, based on your input and Xpatulator's data, to create reports online which you can save, e-mail or convert to a pdf file.

 

Household Accommodation costs include housing, water, electricity, household gas, household fuels, local rates and residential taxes such as house / flat mortgage, house / flat rental, household electricity consumption, household gas / fuel consumption, household water consumption, and local property rates / taxes / levies.

 

The September 2010 household international cost of living top 100 rank is as follows:

 

September 2010 Rank Country, City


1 Japan, Tokyo
2 China, Hong Kong
3 Japan, Osaka
4 Japan, Nagoya
5 Japan, Yokohama
6 China, Shanghai
7 Venezuela, Caracas
8 Taiwan, Taipei
9 Angola, Luanda
10 Korea Republic of, Seoul
11 United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi
12 Singapore, Singapore
13 Qatar, Doha
14 Bahamas, Nassau
15 Brazil, Sao Paulo
16 USA, New York NY
17 Russia, Moscow
18 United Kingdom, London
19 Croatia, Zagreb
20 Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
21 Switzerland, Geneva
22 Brazil, Brasilia
23 Switzerland, Zurich
24 Falkland Islands, Stanley
25 Jersey, Saint Helier
26 Czech Republic, Prague
27 Montenegro, Podgorica
28 United Arab Emirates, Dubai
29 United Kingdom, Glasgow
30 Nigeria, Lagos
31 Bermuda, Hamilton
32 United Kingdom, Birmingham
33 Saudi Arabia, Riyadh
34 Guernsey, St Peter Port
35 Australia, Sydney
36 United Kingdom, Leeds
37 Isle of Man, Douglas
38 Saint Helena, Jamestown
39 Cuba, Havana
40 United Kingdom, Belfast
41 Australia, Canberra
42 Russia, St. Petersburg
43 Trinidad and Tobago, Port-of-Spain
44 Uruguay, Montevideo
45 Saudi Arabia, Jeddah
46 Ukraine, Kiev
47 Australia, Perth
48 India, Mumbai
49 Liechtenstein, Vaduz
50 Cayman Islands, George Town
51 Australia, Melbourne
52 France, Paris
53 Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby
54 Kuwait, Kuwait City
55 USA, San Jose Calif
56 Kazakhstan, Almaty
57 Bahrain, Manama
58 Denmark, Copenhagen
59 Liberia, Monrovia
60 India, Calcutta
61 Monaco, Monaco
62 Serbia, Belgrade
63 India, New Delhi
64 India, Chennai
65 Australia, Brisbane
66 Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo
67 France, Marseille
68 France, Lyon
69 Panama, Panama City
70 Micronesia, Palikir
71 USA, San Francisco Calif
72 India, Hyderabad
73 China, Beijing
74 Tanzania, Dar es Salaam
75 New Zealand, Auckland
76 Syria, Damascus
77 Jamaica, Kingston
78 Guinea, Conakry
79 Norway, Oslo
80 USA, Washington DC
81 Vanuatu, Port Vila
82 Italy, Milan
83 Finland, Helsinki
84 Italy, Rome
85 India, Bangalore
86 Martinique, Fort-de-France
87 Australia, Adelaide
88 Argentina, Buenos Aires
89 Ireland, Dublin
90 Congo Democratic Rep, Kinshasa
91 Belarus, Minsk
92 Colombia, Bogota
93 Marshall Islands, Majuro
94 Azerbaijan, Baku
95 Namibia, Windhoek
96 Puerto Rico, San Juan
97 San Marino, San Marino
98 Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
99 Lebanon, Beirut
100 Canada, Toronto