Mumbai is not only India’s most expensive city but has been included in the list of top 20 most expensive cities in Asia for expatriates as its residential housing prices remain the highest in the world, according to a recent survey done by the global consulting leader- Mercer. As per Mercer’s 25th Annual Cost of Living Survey, Mumbai dropped down 12 spots and was ranked at the 67th position out of the total 209 cities that were surveyed.
The other Indian cities included in the list are:
* New Delhi at 118th place.
* Chennai is ranked 154th position.
* Bengaluru stands at 179th position.
* Kolkata obtained the 189th place.
Around eight out of the top ten of the most expensive cities in the world for Asian cities. This is due to the high costs of expatriate consumer goods. It may be noted that the costliest city in the world.