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Cost of Living Comparison Between Amsterdam and Shanghai 

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Consumer Prices in Shanghai are 36.35% lower than in Amsterdam
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Shanghai are 37.06% lower than in Amsterdam
Rent Prices in Shanghai are 38.22% lower than in Amsterdam
Restaurant Prices in Shanghai are 52.35% lower than in Amsterdam
Groceries Prices in Shanghai are 13.71% lower than in Amsterdam
Local Purchasing Power in Shanghai is 35.21% lower than in Amsterdam
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(115.79 ¥)
4.53 €
(35.00 ¥)
     -69.77 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(463.15 ¥)
30.44 €
(235.00 ¥)
     -49.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(61.75 ¥)
4.53 €
(35.00 ¥)
     -43.32 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(30.88 ¥)
1.30 €
(10.00 ¥)
     -67.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(30.88 ¥)
2.59 €
(20.00 ¥)
     -35.23 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.88 €
(22.21 ¥)
3.88 €
(29.94 ¥)
     +34.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.46 €
(19.00 ¥)
0.57 €
(4.39 ¥)
     -76.88 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 €
(15.37 ¥)
0.33 €
(2.57 ¥)
     -83.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.14 €
(31.92 ¥)
8.24 €
(63.58 ¥)
     +99.16 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.30 €
(10.02 ¥)
1.78 €
(13.75 ¥)
     +37.22 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 €
(6.09 ¥)
0.43 €
(3.32 ¥)
     -45.59 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.66 €
(20.53 ¥)
2.16 €
(16.67 ¥)
     -18.81 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.83 €
(37.27 ¥)
7.28 €
(56.21 ¥)
     +50.84 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.00 €
(30.90 ¥)
2.25 €
(17.35 ¥)
     -43.86 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.35 €
(56.74 ¥)
4.76 €
(36.74 ¥)
     -35.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 €
(7.79 ¥)
0.92 €
(7.12 ¥)
     -8.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 €
(5.93 ¥)
0.65 €
(5.01 ¥)
     -15.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.77 €
(5.94 ¥)
0.98 €
(7.55 ¥)
     +27.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 €
(8.36 ¥)
0.61 €
(4.72 ¥)
     -43.50 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.69 €
(5.30 ¥)
0.52 €
(4.04 ¥)
     -23.74 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.66 €
(5.08 ¥)
0.59 €
(4.54 ¥)
     -10.66 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.03 €
(7.92 ¥)
0.54 €
(4.14 ¥)
     -47.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.96 €
(7.41 ¥)
0.56 €
(4.33 ¥)
     -41.52 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.99 €
(53.96 ¥)
12.95 €
(100.00 ¥)
     +85.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.22 €
(9.42 ¥)
0.76 €
(5.88 ¥)
     -37.55 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.25 €
(17.34 ¥)
1.92 €
(14.79 ¥)
     -14.74 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.90 €
(53.26 ¥)
2.59 €
(20.00 ¥)
     -62.45 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 €
(23.16 ¥)
0.52 €
(4.00 ¥)
     -82.73 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.50 €
(698.59 ¥)
25.91 €
(200.00 ¥)
     -71.37 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.90 €
(37.82 ¥)
1.81 €
(14.00 ¥)
     -62.99 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.72 €
(28.70 ¥)
0.53 €
(4.10 ¥)
     -85.70 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 €
(308.77 ¥)
4.86 €
(37.50 ¥)
     -87.85 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.20 €
(47.85 ¥)
3.51 €
(27.10 ¥)
     -43.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,500.00 €
(196,839.71 ¥)
18,136.58 €
(140,000.00 ¥)
     -28.88 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,742.00 €
(206,426.96 ¥)
16,392.74 €
(126,538.89 ¥)
     -38.70 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 151.82 €
(1,171.93 ¥)
48.88 €
(377.33 ¥)
     -67.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 €
(1.44 ¥)
0.02 €
(0.19 ¥)
     -86.70 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.58 €
(305.49 ¥)
15.46 €
(119.33 ¥)
     -60.94 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.07 €
(293.89 ¥)
39.74 €
(306.73 ¥)
     +4.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.30 €
(164.42 ¥)
9.07 €
(70.00 ¥)
     -57.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(92.63 ¥)
7.77 €
(60.00 ¥)
     -35.23 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,567.65 €
(12,100.99 ¥)
484.58 €
(3,740.58 ¥)
     -69.09 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,357.14 €
(79,948.90 ¥)
20,195.70 €
(155,894.74 ¥)
     +94.99 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.74 €
(646.43 ¥)
68.70 €
(530.31 ¥)
     -17.96 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.66 €
(252.09 ¥)
30.25 €
(233.48 ¥)
     -7.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.32 €
(712.65 ¥)
80.86 €
(624.16 ¥)
     -12.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.38 €
(936.94 ¥)
92.17 €
(711.50 ¥)
     -24.06 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,513.49 €
(11,682.95 ¥)
869.74 €
(6,713.73 ¥)
     -42.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,122.23 €
(8,662.69 ¥)
444.25 €
(3,429.27 ¥)
     -60.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,570.76 €
(19,844.24 ¥)
2,028.13 €
(15,655.56 ¥)
     -21.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,819.00 €
(14,041.23 ¥)
993.19 €
(7,666.67 ¥)
     -45.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 638.99 €
(4,932.53 ¥)
1,179.95 €
(9,108.29 ¥)
     +84.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 436.64 €
(3,370.52 ¥)
599.25 €
(4,625.76 ¥)
     +37.24 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,603.46 €
(20,096.64 ¥)
1,061.68 €
(8,195.31 ¥)
     -59.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.57 5.07      +97.35 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:384257
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR