Cost of living in New York City, United States vs Taipei, Taiwan

TOTAL + 70%
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These prices were last updated on March 07, 2021. Exchange rate: 27.892 TWD / USD

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Cost of living in New York City (United States) is 70% more expensive than in Taipei (Taiwan)

For example, you would need at least 229,473 NT$ ($8,227) in New York City to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 135,000 NT$ in Taipei.

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