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Cost of Living Comparison Between Shenzhen and Hong Kong 

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Consumer Prices in Hong Kong are 93.33% higher than in Shenzhen
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 143.42% higher than in Shenzhen
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 235.12% higher than in Shenzhen
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 78.54% higher than in Shenzhen
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 103.67% higher than in Shenzhen
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 14.07% lower than in Shenzhen
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  ShenzhenHong KongDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥
(34.06 HK$)
44.05 ¥
(50.00 HK$)
     +46.82 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 ¥
(170.28 HK$)
352.37 ¥
(400.00 HK$)
     +134.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 ¥
(39.73 HK$)
30.83 ¥
(35.00 HK$)
     -11.91 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 ¥
(9.08 HK$)
44.05 ¥
(50.00 HK$)
     +450.57 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 ¥
(17.03 HK$)
52.85 ¥
(60.00 HK$)
     +252.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 28.27 ¥
(32.09 HK$)
32.45 ¥
(36.84 HK$)
     +14.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.20 ¥
(3.64 HK$)
8.54 ¥
(9.70 HK$)
     +166.60 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 ¥
(2.36 HK$)
7.12 ¥
(8.08 HK$)
     +242.36 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 54.32 ¥
(61.66 HK$)
75.86 ¥
(86.12 HK$)
     +39.66 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 10.75 ¥
(12.20 HK$)
14.13 ¥
(16.05 HK$)
     +31.53 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.92 ¥
(3.31 HK$)
6.39 ¥
(7.26 HK$)
     +119.09 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 12.93 ¥
(14.68 HK$)
21.64 ¥
(24.57 HK$)
     +67.32 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 30.27 ¥
(34.37 HK$)
60.84 ¥
(69.06 HK$)
     +100.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 12.25 ¥
(13.90 HK$)
30.78 ¥
(34.94 HK$)
     +151.29 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 26.16 ¥
(29.69 HK$)
63.04 ¥
(71.56 HK$)
     +141.00 %
Apples (1 lb) 5.59 ¥
(6.35 HK$)
10.45 ¥
(11.87 HK$)
     +86.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.65 ¥
(3.00 HK$)
7.25 ¥
(8.23 HK$)
     +174.02 %
Oranges (1 lb) 5.45 ¥
(6.18 HK$)
9.05 ¥
(10.27 HK$)
     +66.09 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.40 ¥
(3.86 HK$)
9.24 ¥
(10.49 HK$)
     +171.61 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.38 ¥
(2.70 HK$)
7.63 ¥
(8.66 HK$)
     +220.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 4.23 ¥
(4.80 HK$)
7.45 ¥
(8.46 HK$)
     +76.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.00 ¥
(4.54 HK$)
10.87 ¥
(12.35 HK$)
     +171.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.42 ¥
(5.01 HK$)
12.52 ¥
(14.21 HK$)
     +183.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 90.00 ¥
(102.17 HK$)
105.71 ¥
(120.00 HK$)
     +17.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.10 ¥
(5.79 HK$)
11.55 ¥
(13.11 HK$)
     +126.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.94 ¥
(14.69 HK$)
16.00 ¥
(18.17 HK$)
     +23.65 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 ¥
(22.70 HK$)
51.09 ¥
(58.00 HK$)
     +155.47 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 ¥
(3.18 HK$)
8.81 ¥
(10.00 HK$)
     +214.61 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135.00 ¥
(153.25 HK$)
440.46 ¥
(500.00 HK$)
     +226.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 10.00 ¥
(11.35 HK$)
21.14 ¥
(24.00 HK$)
     +111.42 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.02 ¥
(4.57 HK$)
12.05 ¥
(13.68 HK$)
     +199.51 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.00 ¥
(54.49 HK$)
89.85 ¥
(102.00 HK$)
     +87.19 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 27.51 ¥
(31.23 HK$)
53.35 ¥
(60.56 HK$)
     +93.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 150,000.00 ¥
(170,277.32 HK$)
220,228.97 ¥
(250,000.00 HK$)
     +46.82 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 150,000.00 ¥
(170,277.32 HK$)
192,576.60 ¥
(218,609.52 HK$)
     +28.38 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 449.78 ¥
(510.59 HK$)
1,347.84 ¥
(1,530.04 HK$)
     +199.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 ¥
(0.23 HK$)
0.53 ¥
(0.60 HK$)
     +159.62 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 114.50 ¥
(129.98 HK$)
181.90 ¥
(206.49 HK$)
     +58.87 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 269.84 ¥
(306.32 HK$)
548.01 ¥
(622.09 HK$)
     +103.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 80.00 ¥
(90.81 HK$)
51.82 ¥
(58.83 HK$)
     -35.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 ¥
(45.41 HK$)
88.09 ¥
(100.00 HK$)
     +120.23 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,414.29 ¥
(5,011.02 HK$)
4,894.78 ¥
(5,556.46 HK$)
     +10.88 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 168,125.00 ¥
(190,852.50 HK$)
112,121.26 ¥
(127,278.05 HK$)
     -33.31 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 496.60 ¥
(563.73 HK$)
539.34 ¥
(612.25 HK$)
     +8.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 260.71 ¥
(295.96 HK$)
255.93 ¥
(290.52 HK$)
     -1.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 529.89 ¥
(601.52 HK$)
590.78 ¥
(670.64 HK$)
     +11.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 677.27 ¥
(768.83 HK$)
872.76 ¥
(990.74 HK$)
     +28.86 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,988.96 ¥
(5,663.38 HK$)
16,071.05 ¥
(18,243.57 HK$)
     +222.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,161.90 ¥
(3,589.34 HK$)
11,298.70 ¥
(12,826.09 HK$)
     +257.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 10,254.17 ¥
(11,640.35 HK$)
34,029.26 ¥
(38,629.41 HK$)
     +231.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 6,500.00 ¥
(7,378.68 HK$)
22,062.34 ¥
(25,044.78 HK$)
     +239.42 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,927.16 ¥
(10,133.95 HK$)
18,714.83 ¥
(21,244.74 HK$)
     +109.64 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,724.65 ¥
(5,363.34 HK$)
11,975.32 ¥
(13,594.17 HK$)
     +153.46 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,043.53 ¥
(9,130.87 HK$)
16,825.33 ¥
(19,099.81 HK$)
     +109.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.12 2.54      -50.43 %
Last update: May 2019May 2019
Contributors:146459
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Currency: CNY