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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 24.82% higher than in Hong Kong
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 24.14% higher than in Hong Kong
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 23.42% higher than in Hong Kong
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 79.61% higher than in Hong Kong
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 17.40% higher than in Hong Kong
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 40.33% higher than in Hong Kong
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  Hong KongNew York, NYDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 55.00 HK$
(7.04 $)
156.27 HK$
(20.00 $)
     +184.12 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 350.00 HK$
(44.80 $)
586.00 HK$
(75.00 $)
     +67.43 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 HK$
(4.48 $)
62.51 HK$
(8.00 $)
     +78.59 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 HK$
(6.40 $)
50.79 HK$
(6.50 $)
     +1.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 50.00 HK$
(6.40 $)
62.51 HK$
(8.00 $)
     +25.01 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.67 HK$
(4.44 $)
32.86 HK$
(4.21 $)
     -5.21 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 8.32 HK$
(1.07 $)
15.34 HK$
(1.96 $)
     +84.33 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.62 HK$
(0.85 $)
12.14 HK$
(1.55 $)
     +83.33 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 88.59 HK$
(11.34 $)
30.75 HK$
(3.94 $)
     -65.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 14.13 HK$
(1.81 $)
23.14 HK$
(2.96 $)
     +63.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6.45 HK$
(0.83 $)
25.22 HK$
(3.23 $)
     +290.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 24.31 HK$
(3.11 $)
22.73 HK$
(2.91 $)
     -6.51 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 49.32 HK$
(6.31 $)
42.84 HK$
(5.48 $)
     -13.13 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 22.32 HK$
(2.86 $)
37.34 HK$
(4.78 $)
     +67.28 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 87.90 HK$
(11.25 $)
47.71 HK$
(6.11 $)
     -45.72 %
Apples (1 lb) 10.81 HK$
(1.38 $)
19.00 HK$
(2.43 $)
     +75.73 %
Banana (1 lb) 7.11 HK$
(0.91 $)
8.40 HK$
(1.08 $)
     +18.18 %
Oranges (1 lb) 9.94 HK$
(1.27 $)
16.48 HK$
(2.11 $)
     +65.83 %
Tomato (1 lb) 8.50 HK$
(1.09 $)
16.65 HK$
(2.13 $)
     +95.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.10 HK$
(1.04 $)
10.26 HK$
(1.31 $)
     +26.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 7.22 HK$
(0.92 $)
10.73 HK$
(1.37 $)
     +48.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 9.99 HK$
(1.28 $)
16.82 HK$
(2.15 $)
     +68.37 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11.87 HK$
(1.52 $)
17.70 HK$
(2.27 $)
     +49.13 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 150.00 HK$
(19.20 $)
117.20 HK$
(15.00 $)
     -21.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 14.08 HK$
(1.80 $)
20.13 HK$
(2.58 $)
     +43.03 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 15.47 HK$
(1.98 $)
21.49 HK$
(2.75 $)
     +38.92 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 57.00 HK$
(7.30 $)
101.57 HK$
(13.00 $)
     +78.20 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 HK$
(1.28 $)
21.49 HK$
(2.75 $)
     +114.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 450.00 HK$
(57.59 $)
945.41 HK$
(121.00 $)
     +110.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 24.00 HK$
(3.07 $)
19.53 HK$
(2.50 $)
     -18.61 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 13.68 HK$
(1.75 $)
19.53 HK$
(2.50 $)
     +42.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 HK$
(13.05 $)
234.40 HK$
(30.00 $)
     +129.80 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 56.41 HK$
(7.22 $)
20.37 HK$
(2.61 $)
     -63.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 220,000.00 HK$
(28,157.03 $)
179,706.48 HK$
(23,000.00 $)
     -18.32 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 210,554.29 HK$
(26,948.10 $)
155,796.66 HK$
(19,939.87 $)
     -26.01 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,304.30 HK$
(166.93 $)
988.01 HK$
(126.45 $)
     -24.25 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.63 HK$
(0.08 $)
0.83 HK$
(0.11 $)
     +32.17 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 201.92 HK$
(25.84 $)
457.28 HK$
(58.53 $)
     +126.47 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 606.91 HK$
(77.68 $)
562.83 HK$
(72.04 $)
     -7.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 69.00 HK$
(8.83 $)
328.16 HK$
(42.00 $)
     +375.59 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 95.00 HK$
(12.16 $)
117.20 HK$
(15.00 $)
     +23.37 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,188.24 HK$
(664.02 $)
13,499.69 HK$
(1,727.78 $)
     +160.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 98,437.50 HK$
(12,598.67 $)
213,889.77 HK$
(27,375.00 $)
     +117.28 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 568.05 HK$
(72.70 $)
420.17 HK$
(53.78 $)
     -26.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 263.76 HK$
(33.76 $)
325.50 HK$
(41.66 $)
     +23.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 641.56 HK$
(82.11 $)
691.08 HK$
(88.45 $)
     +7.72 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 979.66 HK$
(125.38 $)
880.04 HK$
(112.63 $)
     -10.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 16,206.35 HK$
(2,074.19 $)
23,827.78 HK$
(3,049.63 $)
     +47.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,862.50 HK$
(1,390.25 $)
14,583.97 HK$
(1,866.55 $)
     +34.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 39,000.00 HK$
(4,991.47 $)
45,939.55 HK$
(5,879.64 $)
     +17.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 23,379.31 HK$
(2,992.24 $)
26,038.22 HK$
(3,332.54 $)
     +11.37 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 19,106.84 HK$
(2,445.42 $)
9,229.92 HK$
(1,181.31 $)
     -51.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,803.92 HK$
(1,510.74 $)
5,032.50 HK$
(644.09 $)
     -57.37 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,704.78 HK$
(2,649.93 $)
36,068.03 HK$
(4,616.22 $)
     +74.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.24 3.83      +70.71 %
Last update: September 2017September 2017
Contributors:424554
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HKD