Cost of Living Comparison Between Split and Chengdu 

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Consumer Prices in Chengdu are 18.4% lower than in Split (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Chengdu are 17.8% lower than in Split
Rent Prices in Chengdu are 15.7% lower than in Split
Restaurant Prices in Chengdu are 42.0% lower than in Split
Groceries Prices in Chengdu are 0.9% lower than in Split
Local Purchasing Power in Chengdu is 2.2% lower than in Split
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Restaurants
Split Edit Chengdu Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.82 €
(64.58 ¥)
2.73 €
(20.00 ¥)
     -69.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 43.18 €
(316.13 ¥)
24.59 €
(180.00 ¥)
     -43.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.90 €
(43.22 ¥)
5.19 €
(38.00 ¥)
     -12.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.66 €
(19.49 ¥)
1.09 €
(8.00 ¥)
     -59.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.80 €
(20.49 ¥)
2.73 €
(20.00 ¥)
     -2.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.75 €
(12.83 ¥)
3.47 €
(25.38 ¥)
     +97.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 €
(16.13 ¥)
0.40 €
(2.93 ¥)
     -81.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.39 €
(10.17 ¥)
0.28 €
(2.07 ¥)
     -79.7 %
Markets
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.73 €
(27.31 ¥)
7.09 €
(51.90 ¥)
     +90.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 €
(7.41 ¥)
1.21 €
(8.84 ¥)
     +19.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.12 €
(8.21 ¥)
0.53 €
(3.89 ¥)
     -52.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.58 €
(18.92 ¥)
1.94 €
(14.23 ¥)
     -24.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.11 €
(30.12 ¥)
5.83 €
(42.71 ¥)
     +41.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.24 €
(31.06 ¥)
2.36 €
(17.28 ¥)
     -44.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.07 €
(29.80 ¥)
5.67 €
(41.50 ¥)
     +39.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.59 €
(4.33 ¥)
0.92 €
(6.74 ¥)
     +55.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 €
(4.40 ¥)
0.60 €
(4.40 ¥)
     +0.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.69 €
(5.08 ¥)
0.75 €
(5.49 ¥)
     +8.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 €
(6.57 ¥)
0.43 €
(3.12 ¥)
     -52.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.38 €
(2.81 ¥)
0.32 €
(2.32 ¥)
     -17.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.37 €
(2.68 ¥)
0.37 €
(2.69 ¥)
     +0.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 €
(7.36 ¥)
0.45 €
(3.26 ¥)
     -55.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(6.21 ¥)
0.55 €
(4.00 ¥)
     -35.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.66 €
(34.10 ¥)
7.51 €
(55.00 ¥)
     +61.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.21 €
(8.86 ¥)
1.00 €
(7.36 ¥)
     -17.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.61 €
(11.77 ¥)
1.83 €
(13.42 ¥)
     +14.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.51 €
(32.98 ¥)
2.80 €
(20.50 ¥)
     -37.8 %
Transportation
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.46 €
(10.69 ¥)
0.41 €
(3.00 ¥)
     -71.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.93 €
(263.08 ¥)
27.32 €
(200.00 ¥)
     -24.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.64 €
(19.32 ¥)
1.23 €
(9.00 ¥)
     -53.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.71 €
(12.49 ¥)
0.44 €
(3.22 ¥)
     -74.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.48 €
(76.71 ¥)
4.10 €
(30.00 ¥)
     -60.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 €
(42.98 ¥)
4.41 €
(32.26 ¥)
     -24.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,436.13 €
(171,577.96 ¥)
19,723.85 €
(144,400.00 ¥)
     -15.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,070.39 €
(146,937.04 ¥)
19,573.60 €
(143,300.00 ¥)
     -2.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 107.82 €
(789.36 ¥)
45.48 €
(332.93 ¥)
     -57.8 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 €
(1.03 ¥)
0.03 €
(0.18 ¥)
     -82.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23.79 €
(174.20 ¥)
9.74 €
(71.33 ¥)
     -59.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.40 €
(259.16 ¥)
39.87 €
(291.88 ¥)
     +12.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.56 €
(62.68 ¥)
11.78 €
(86.25 ¥)
     +37.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.72 €
(41.87 ¥)
5.46 €
(40.00 ¥)
     -4.5 %
Childcare
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 99.75 €
(730.27 ¥)
360.99 €
(2,642.86 ¥)
     +261.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,920.16 €
(28,699.82 ¥)
19,317.97 €
(141,428.57 ¥)
     +392.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.25 €
(492.37 ¥)
78.24 €
(572.79 ¥)
     +16.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.23 €
(235.94 ¥)
35.10 €
(257.00 ¥)
     +8.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.32 €
(507.49 ¥)
87.42 €
(640.00 ¥)
     +26.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.94 €
(636.49 ¥)
87.08 €
(637.50 ¥)
     +0.2 %
Rent Per Month
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 462.68 €
(3,387.33 ¥)
403.92 €
(2,957.14 ¥)
     -12.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 342.59 €
(2,508.12 ¥)
257.57 €
(1,885.71 ¥)
     -24.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 783.95 €
(5,739.40 ¥)
778.57 €
(5,700.00 ¥)
     -0.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 616.59 €
(4,514.12 ¥)
439.37 €
(3,216.67 ¥)
     -28.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 310.46 €
(2,272.91 ¥)
343.67 €
(2,516.01 ¥)
     +10.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 247.17 €
(1,809.58 ¥)
195.10 €
(1,428.37 ¥)
     -21.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Split Edit Chengdu Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 968.77 €
(7,092.43 ¥)
778.77 €
(5,701.42 ¥)
     -19.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.60 5.20      +100.4 %
Last update: January 2023February 2023
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