Posted October 05, 2018 11:58:48The average meal in the US costs about $2.80 per meal, and if you eat more than that, you’re paying for it with more.
In India, the average meal is about $1.60 per meal.
That’s more than double what you’d pay for a single-origin meal, according to research firm Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
India is one of the most expensive countries for eating out, with the average price per meal for restaurants in the country hitting $3.45.
That makes India the country with the highest average price for eating, according an analysis by food analytics firm FoodNavigator.
India also has the highest percentage of the world population that spends at least one meal on food, with an average of 27% of households in the world spending at least $1 a day.