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Cost of Living Comparison Between Amsterdam and Shanghai 

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Consumer Prices in Shanghai are 37.59% lower than in Amsterdam
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Shanghai are 37.55% lower than in Amsterdam
Rent Prices in Shanghai are 37.49% lower than in Amsterdam
Restaurant Prices in Shanghai are 56.74% lower than in Amsterdam
Groceries Prices in Shanghai are 16.09% lower than in Amsterdam
Local Purchasing Power in Shanghai is 30.05% lower than in Amsterdam
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(113.94 ¥)
4.21 €
(32.00 ¥)
     -71.91 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 €
(493.73 ¥)
26.33 €
(200.00 ¥)
     -59.49 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(60.77 ¥)
4.54 €
(34.50 ¥)
     -43.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(30.38 ¥)
1.32 €
(10.00 ¥)
     -67.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(30.38 ¥)
2.63 €
(20.00 ¥)
     -34.17 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.95 €
(22.42 ¥)
3.91 €
(29.72 ¥)
     +32.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 €
(18.26 ¥)
0.55 €
(4.21 ¥)
     -76.94 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 €
(14.37 ¥)
0.34 €
(2.57 ¥)
     -82.14 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.10 €
(31.11 ¥)
8.22 €
(62.42 ¥)
     +100.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.37 €
(10.39 ¥)
1.80 €
(13.65 ¥)
     +31.34 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.85 €
(6.44 ¥)
0.47 €
(3.57 ¥)
     -44.54 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.55 €
(19.38 ¥)
2.21 €
(16.79 ¥)
     -13.34 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.31 €
(40.33 ¥)
6.65 €
(50.53 ¥)
     +25.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.15 €
(31.56 ¥)
2.25 €
(17.10 ¥)
     -45.82 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.29 €
(55.36 ¥)
4.63 €
(35.15 ¥)
     -36.50 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 €
(7.89 ¥)
0.99 €
(7.52 ¥)
     -4.69 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.82 €
(6.19 ¥)
0.76 €
(5.80 ¥)
     -6.37 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 €
(5.81 ¥)
1.02 €
(7.75 ¥)
     +33.53 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.25 €
(9.50 ¥)
0.62 €
(4.72 ¥)
     -50.26 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.72 €
(5.44 ¥)
0.55 €
(4.21 ¥)
     -22.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.61 €
(4.67 ¥)
0.57 €
(4.33 ¥)
     -7.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.03 €
(7.81 ¥)
0.55 €
(4.17 ¥)
     -46.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.93 €
(7.08 ¥)
0.56 €
(4.22 ¥)
     -40.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.99 €
(53.09 ¥)
13.17 €
(100.00 ¥)
     +88.34 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.25 €
(9.50 ¥)
0.72 €
(5.47 ¥)
     -42.46 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 €
(16.67 ¥)
1.93 €
(14.64 ¥)
     -12.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 €
(53.17 ¥)
2.76 €
(21.00 ¥)
     -60.50 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 €
(22.79 ¥)
0.53 €
(4.00 ¥)
     -82.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 93.00 €
(706.41 ¥)
26.33 €
(200.00 ¥)
     -71.69 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(37.98 ¥)
1.84 €
(14.00 ¥)
     -63.14 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 €
(29.34 ¥)
0.55 €
(4.18 ¥)
     -85.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 €
(303.83 ¥)
4.94 €
(37.50 ¥)
     -87.66 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.23 €
(47.35 ¥)
3.60 €
(27.34 ¥)
     -42.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,500.00 €
(193,693.40 ¥)
19,747.70 €
(150,000.00 ¥)
     -22.56 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,392.00 €
(200,468.88 ¥)
17,036.46 €
(129,405.88 ¥)
     -35.45 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.92 €
(1,184.32 ¥)
57.13 €
(433.98 ¥)
     -63.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 €
(1.31 ¥)
0.02 €
(0.18 ¥)
     -86.28 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.81 €
(310.00 ¥)
15.32 €
(116.36 ¥)
     -62.46 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.36 €
(298.95 ¥)
40.17 €
(305.13 ¥)
     +2.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.05 €
(159.89 ¥)
9.78 €
(74.32 ¥)
     -53.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(91.15 ¥)
7.90 €
(60.00 ¥)
     -34.17 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,569.44 €
(11,921.22 ¥)
511.19 €
(3,882.90 ¥)
     -67.43 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,400.00 €
(86,592.35 ¥)
21,524.11 €
(163,493.24 ¥)
     +88.81 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.27 €
(647.71 ¥)
68.30 €
(518.77 ¥)
     -19.91 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.18 €
(252.02 ¥)
31.74 €
(241.08 ¥)
     -4.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.39 €
(709.37 ¥)
79.39 €
(603.06 ¥)
     -14.99 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 127.72 €
(970.15 ¥)
88.35 €
(671.12 ¥)
     -30.82 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,523.41 €
(11,571.57 ¥)
891.40 €
(6,770.95 ¥)
     -41.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,145.33 €
(8,699.75 ¥)
442.46 €
(3,360.87 ¥)
     -61.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,548.02 €
(19,354.27 ¥)
2,068.76 €
(15,713.92 ¥)
     -18.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,829.63 €
(13,897.54 ¥)
1,001.83 €
(7,609.76 ¥)
     -45.24 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 647.37 €
(4,917.28 ¥)
1,157.03 €
(8,788.55 ¥)
     +78.73 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 447.48 €
(3,398.97 ¥)
598.97 €
(4,549.68 ¥)
     +33.85 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,506.09 €
(19,035.84 ¥)
1,094.77 €
(8,315.69 ¥)
     -56.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.62 5.11      +95.27 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:407268
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR