Cost of Living Comparison Between Shanghai and Guilin 

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Rent Prices in Guilin are 87.29% lower than in Shanghai
Restaurant Prices in Guilin are 57.10% lower than in Shanghai
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Restaurants
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥ 7.75 ¥      -74.17 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250.00 ¥ 100.00 ¥      -60.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 40.00 ¥ 32.50 ¥      -18.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 ¥ 6.50 ¥      -35.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 ¥ 10.00 ¥      -50.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 26.52 ¥ 10.00 ¥      -62.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.79 ¥ 2.83 ¥      -25.16 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 ¥ 1.83 ¥      -26.12 %
Markets
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 65.17 ¥ 37.85 ¥      -41.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 14.49 ¥ 7.26 ¥      -49.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.88 ¥ 3.40 ¥      -12.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 15.67 ¥ 15.40 ¥      -1.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 49.00 ¥ 13.61 ¥      -72.23 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 16.16 ¥ ?     
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 43.60 ¥ 36.29 ¥      -16.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 7.75 ¥ 2.72 ¥      -64.87 %
Banana (1 lb) 5.54 ¥ 1.59 ¥      -71.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 8.30 ¥ 2.27 ¥      -72.69 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.51 ¥ 1.36 ¥      -69.80 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.95 ¥ 1.36 ¥      -53.89 %
Onion (1 lb) 3.23 ¥ 2.27 ¥      -29.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.58 ¥ 1.00 ¥      -84.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.48 ¥ 3.00 ¥      -33.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥ 66.00 ¥      -34.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.94 ¥ 3.00 ¥      -49.50 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 17.53 ¥ 6.00 ¥      -65.78 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 21.00 ¥ 15.00 ¥      -28.57 %
Transportation
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 ¥ 2.00 ¥      -50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 ¥ 200.00 ¥      0.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 14.00 ¥ 12.00 ¥      -14.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.67 ¥ 4.83 ¥      +3.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.75 ¥ 26.00 ¥      -29.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 26.21 ¥ 26.50 ¥      +1.10 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 ¥ 100,000.00 ¥      -28.57 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 152,166.67 ¥ 150,000.00 ¥      -1.42 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 404.69 ¥ ?     
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.23 ¥ 0.50 ¥      +116.96 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 100.00 ¥ 120.00 ¥      +20.00 %
Sports And Leisure
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 412.63 ¥ 300.00 ¥      -27.30 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 92.86 ¥ 15.00 ¥      -83.85 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 ¥ 50.00 ¥      0.00 %
Childcare
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 7,555.31 ¥ ?     
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 176,800.00 ¥ ?     
Clothing And Shoes
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 456.77 ¥ 220.00 ¥      -51.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 273.95 ¥ 80.00 ¥      -70.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 641.84 ¥ 599.00 ¥      -6.67 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 818.14 ¥ 275.00 ¥      -66.39 %
Rent Per Month
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,643.42 ¥ 800.00 ¥      -90.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,220.59 ¥ 500.00 ¥      -88.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 19,325.18 ¥ 2,500.00 ¥      -87.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,757.15 ¥ 1,500.00 ¥      -84.63 %
Buy Apartment Price
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,315.00 ¥ 1,393.53 ¥      -85.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,630.87 ¥ 464.51 ¥      -89.97 %
Salaries And Financing
Shanghai Edit Guilin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 10,736.94 ¥ 3,500.00 ¥      -67.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.88 5.00      +2.48 %
Last update: July 2021April 2021
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