Wow! Delhi in cheapest cities to live in global list; check Chennai and Bengaluru

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Mar 19, 2019, 07:37 PM IST

While Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong are the most expensive cities in the world, Delhi, Chennai and Bengaluru are among the cheapest places to live in, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit`s 2019 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey.


The three top cities, Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong, are tied at the top spot, CNN quoted the annual survey as saying. It evaluated the cost of over 150 items in 133 cities around the world. Image source: Reuters


Zurich, Switzerland, was placed at fourth position. Japan`s Osaka shared the fifth place with Geneva, also in Switzerland. Image source: Reuters



Seoul (South Korea) and Copenhagen (Denmark) and New York (US) were jointly placed at the seventh spot. Image source: Reuters


Los Angeles (US) was named the 10th most expensive city in the world, along with Israel`s Tel Aviv. Image source: Reuters


The world`s cheapest cities include Caracas (Venezuela), Damascus (Syria), Tashkent (Uzbekistan), Almaty (Kazakhstan), Karachi (Pakistan), Lagos (Nigeria), Buenos Aires (Argentina) as well as the three Indian cities of Delhi, Chennai and  Bengaluru. Image source: Reuters