# Cost of Living Estimator in Suzhou, China

Currency: Sticky Currency

Eating lunch or dinner in restaurants: of the time

When eating in restaurants you are chosing inexpensive restaurants: of the time

Drinking Coffee outside of your home:

Going out (cinema, night life, etc.):

Smoking (household overall): packs of cigarettes per day

Alcoholic beverages (consume):

At home we are eating: food

Driving car:

Taking Taxi:

Paying for public transport tickets:

Sport Memberships:

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Rent:

Number of your children going to the kindergarten:

Number of your children going to the private school:

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Restaurants 3,310.80 ¥
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 ¥ x 8.68 = 347.20 ¥
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 41.00 ¥ x 3.72 = 152.52 ¥
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 300.00 ¥ x 6.20 = 1,860.00 ¥
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20.00 ¥ x 1.55 = 31.00 ¥
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 45.00 ¥ x 1.55 = 69.75 ¥
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.70 ¥ x 4.65 = 31.16 ¥
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 ¥ x 4.65 = 11.62 ¥
Cappuccino (regular) 32.56 ¥ x 24.80 = 807.55 ¥
Going out 1,099.11 ¥
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 65.00 ¥ x 8.40 = 546.00 ¥
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20.00 ¥ x 1.05 = 21.00 ¥
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 45.00 ¥ x 1.05 = 47.25 ¥
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.70 ¥ x 3.15 = 21.11 ¥
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 ¥ x 3.15 = 7.88 ¥
Cappuccino (regular) 32.56 ¥ x 14.00 = 455.88 ¥
Cigarettes 0.00 ¥
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.00 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Food at Home 10,330.85 ¥
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 76.95 ¥ x 7.6433765 = 588.16 ¥
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 23.07 ¥ x 31.8935027 = 735.76 ¥
Rice (white), (1 lb) 5.29 ¥ x 25.5148021 = 135.02 ¥
Eggs (regular) (12) 26.02 ¥ x 23.1466667 = 602.28 ¥
Local Cheese (1 lb) 81.65 ¥ x 25.5148021 = 2,083.20 ¥
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 18.43 ¥ x 38.2722032 = 705.25 ¥
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 61.36 ¥ x 38.2722032 = 2,348.54 ¥
Apples (1 lb) 8.87 ¥ x 76.5444064 = 678.92 ¥
Banana (1 lb) 8.52 ¥ x 63.7870053 = 543.25 ¥
Oranges (1 lb) 13.07 ¥ x 76.5444064 = 1,000.12 ¥
Tomato (1 lb) 6.51 ¥ x 51.0296043 = 332.10 ¥
Potato (1 lb) 4.42 ¥ x 51.0296043 = 225.68 ¥
Onion (1 lb) 4.88 ¥ x 25.5148021 = 124.41 ¥
Lettuce (1 head) 9.86 ¥ x 23.1466667 = 228.16 ¥
Drinks at Home 362.26 ¥
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.00 ¥ x 5.1190476 = 30.71 ¥
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 24.50 ¥ x 1.0238095 = 25.08 ¥
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 110.00 ¥ x 0.7678571 = 84.46 ¥
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 7.40 ¥ x 30.00 = 222.00 ¥
Car and Gasoline 0.00 ¥
Gasoline (1 gallon) 32.19 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 165,000.00 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Public Transport and Taxi 1,200.00 ¥
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 13.00 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 300.00 ¥ x 4.00 = 1,200.00 ¥
Leisure and Sport Memberships 1,809.26 ¥
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 339.81 ¥ x 4.00 = 1,359.26 ¥
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 112.50 ¥ x 4.00 = 450.00 ¥
Vacation and Travel (Monthly Approximate Amount) 0.00 ¥
Utilities 575.14 ¥
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 486.00 ¥ x 1.00 = 486.00 ¥
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 ¥ x 80.00 = 12.00 ¥
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 77.14 ¥ x 1.00 = 77.14 ¥
Clothing and Shoes 1,154.80 ¥
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 662.50 ¥ x 0.40 = 265.00 ¥
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 377.67 ¥ x 0.40 = 151.07 ¥
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 711.11 ¥ x 0.40 = 284.44 ¥
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,135.71 ¥ x 0.40 = 454.29 ¥
Rent 0.00 ¥
Childcare and School Fees 0.00 ¥
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 11,857.14 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 234,375.00 ¥ x 0.00 = 0.00 ¥
Other Goods and Services 1,736.62 ¥
Household Supplies, approximation using (Groceries index + 20) / 100.0 x 20EUR x 4 family members 586.61 ¥
Electronics, approximation using 30.0EUR * (household members + 1) formula 811.00 ¥
Other, approximation using Cost of Living Plus Rent Index 339.01 ¥
Overall estimate of monthly spending* 21,578.83 ¥

* Our estimator doesn't include insurance, health-related expenses, parking fees or domestic help. It doesn't take into calculations income tax.