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Cost of Living Comparison Between Hong Kong and New York, NY Reverse

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 22.88% higher than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 21.56% higher than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 20.15% higher than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 91.23% higher than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 14.80% higher than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 2.45% higher than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongNew York, NYDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 HK$
(6.42 $)
140.25 HK$
(18.00 $)
     +180.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 330.00 HK$
(42.35 $)
623.33 HK$
(80.00 $)
     +88.89 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 32.00 HK$
(4.11 $)
62.33 HK$
(8.00 $)
     +94.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 40.00 HK$
(5.13 $)
46.75 HK$
(6.00 $)
     +16.87 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 35.00 HK$
(4.49 $)
54.54 HK$
(7.00 $)
     +55.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 33.65 HK$
(4.32 $)
32.59 HK$
(4.18 $)
     -3.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 8.27 HK$
(1.06 $)
14.66 HK$
(1.88 $)
     +77.27 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 6.52 HK$
(0.84 $)
13.11 HK$
(1.68 $)
     +101.12 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 81.88 HK$
(10.51 $)
31.54 HK$
(4.05 $)
     -61.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13.15 HK$
(1.69 $)
24.50 HK$
(3.14 $)
     +86.31 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 8.12 HK$
(1.04 $)
16.90 HK$
(2.17 $)
     +108.18 %
Eggs (12) 24.64 HK$
(3.16 $)
28.16 HK$
(3.61 $)
     +14.30 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 77.83 HK$
(9.99 $)
44.41 HK$
(5.70 $)
     -42.94 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 36.67 HK$
(4.71 $)
41.69 HK$
(5.35 $)
     +13.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 75.76 HK$
(9.72 $)
49.19 HK$
(6.31 $)
     -35.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 10.38 HK$
(1.33 $)
19.02 HK$
(2.44 $)
     +83.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 5.63 HK$
(0.72 $)
7.11 HK$
(0.91 $)
     +26.20 %
Oranges (1 lb) 11.58 HK$
(1.49 $)
18.87 HK$
(2.42 $)
     +62.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 10.31 HK$
(1.32 $)
19.72 HK$
(2.53 $)
     +91.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.38 HK$
(1.08 $)
11.85 HK$
(1.52 $)
     +41.40 %
Onion (1 lb) 7.69 HK$
(0.99 $)
13.59 HK$
(1.74 $)
     +76.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 8.78 HK$
(1.13 $)
18.75 HK$
(2.41 $)
     +113.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11.71 HK$
(1.50 $)
15.13 HK$
(1.94 $)
     +29.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 HK$
(12.83 $)
116.87 HK$
(15.00 $)
     +16.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 10.94 HK$
(1.40 $)
13.84 HK$
(1.78 $)
     +26.53 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 14.56 HK$
(1.87 $)
21.60 HK$
(2.77 $)
     +48.37 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 55.00 HK$
(7.06 $)
101.29 HK$
(13.00 $)
     +84.17 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 HK$
(1.28 $)
21.43 HK$
(2.75 $)
     +114.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 450.00 HK$
(57.75 $)
907.72 HK$
(116.50 $)
     +101.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 22.00 HK$
(2.82 $)
19.48 HK$
(2.50 $)
     -11.46 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 12.87 HK$
(1.65 $)
21.04 HK$
(2.70 $)
     +63.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 96.00 HK$
(12.32 $)
233.75 HK$
(30.00 $)
     +143.49 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 55.75 HK$
(7.15 $)
20.71 HK$
(2.66 $)
     -62.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 232,500.00 HK$
(29,839.83 $)
179,206.80 HK$
(23,000.00 $)
     -22.92 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,615.79 HK$
(207.38 $)
972.56 HK$
(124.82 $)
     -39.81 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 HK$
(0.03 $)
1.10 HK$
(0.14 $)
     +320.89 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 199.77 HK$
(25.64 $)
413.60 HK$
(53.08 $)
     +107.04 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 613.58 HK$
(78.75 $)
623.87 HK$
(80.07 $)
     +1.68 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 62.91 HK$
(8.07 $)
321.40 HK$
(41.25 $)
     +410.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 90.00 HK$
(11.55 $)
116.87 HK$
(15.00 $)
     +29.86 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 691.70 HK$
(88.77 $)
400.64 HK$
(51.42 $)
     -42.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 330.61 HK$
(42.43 $)
290.36 HK$
(37.27 $)
     -12.18 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 654.74 HK$
(84.03 $)
663.32 HK$
(85.13 $)
     +1.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,046.65 HK$
(134.33 $)
906.71 HK$
(116.37 $)
     -13.37 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 16,760.76 HK$
(2,151.13 $)
23,259.60 HK$
(2,985.21 $)
     +38.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 11,630.66 HK$
(1,492.72 $)
14,308.18 HK$
(1,836.36 $)
     +23.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 37,840.28 HK$
(4,856.55 $)
46,196.22 HK$
(5,928.98 $)
     +22.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 23,452.35 HK$
(3,009.95 $)
24,060.58 HK$
(3,088.01 $)
     +2.59 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,098.19 HK$
(2,451.13 $)
13,338.32 HK$
(1,711.88 $)
     -30.16 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,527.31 HK$
(1,479.45 $)
7,670.40 HK$
(984.44 $)
     -33.46 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 22,378.23 HK$
(2,872.10 $)
27,870.50 HK$
(3,576.99 $)
     +24.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.50 4.02      +60.73 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:297572
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HKD