10 Cheapest Cities in the World

Bangalore: A lot depends on where one lives, the city of one’s choice to dwell. It not only decides what comes into the pocket but what remains in it after all the spending and shopping is done. The cities offer many opportunities to earn and spend which draws the many millions on its clarion call. Here are the top ten cities in the world rated as the cheapest cities, with low cost of living as per The Economist Intelligence Unit 2013 report.  Two of India’s mega cities are in the top three spots.

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In the World Cost of Living Survey 2013 conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) 131 cities were surveyed, in which Tehran, the capital of Iran is rated as the tenth cheapest city. The report said, “While Asia is home to over half of the world’s 20 most expensive cities, the region is also home to six of the ten cheapest cities.” Tehran is one of the Asian cities on the list.

Situated on the coast of the Red Sea, Jeddah is the major urban center of Saudi Arabia. Jeddah is the ninth cheapest city among the 131 cities surveyed in 2013.

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