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Cost of Living Comparison Between Philadelphia, PA and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 46.93% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 41.64% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Rent Prices in Beijing are 31.85% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 57.00% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 47.45% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 44.59% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
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  Philadelphia, PABeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(99.24 ¥)
4.53 $
(30.00 ¥)
     -69.77 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 61.00 $
(403.57 ¥)
22.67 $
(150.00 ¥)
     -62.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $
(39.70 ¥)
4.53 $
(30.00 ¥)
     -24.42 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 $
(29.77 ¥)
0.98 $
(6.50 ¥)
     -78.17 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(39.70 ¥)
3.02 $
(20.00 ¥)
     -49.62 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.77 $
(24.92 ¥)
4.13 $
(27.30 ¥)
     +9.57 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.91 $
(12.65 ¥)
0.53 $
(3.48 ¥)
     -72.50 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.49 $
(9.86 ¥)
0.32 $
(2.14 ¥)
     -78.29 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.00 $
(26.44 ¥)
6.33 $
(41.85 ¥)
     +58.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.58 $
(17.05 ¥)
1.55 $
(10.26 ¥)
     -39.80 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.95 $
(12.89 ¥)
0.46 $
(3.03 ¥)
     -76.47 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.83 $
(18.71 ¥)
1.94 $
(12.81 ¥)
     -31.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.19 $
(40.92 ¥)
4.27 $
(28.23 ¥)
     -31.02 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.64 $
(30.71 ¥)
1.57 $
(10.39 ¥)
     -66.16 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 $
(38.80 ¥)
4.66 $
(30.80 ¥)
     -20.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.03 $
(13.43 ¥)
0.68 $
(4.50 ¥)
     -66.48 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 $
(4.45 ¥)
0.53 $
(3.49 ¥)
     -21.64 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.44 $
(9.53 ¥)
0.77 $
(5.10 ¥)
     -46.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.11 $
(13.95 ¥)
0.50 $
(3.34 ¥)
     -76.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.77 $
(5.12 ¥)
0.33 $
(2.20 ¥)
     -57.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.10 $
(7.28 ¥)
0.38 $
(2.52 ¥)
     -65.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.89 $
(12.49 ¥)
0.76 $
(5.00 ¥)
     -59.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $
(15.28 ¥)
0.59 $
(3.92 ¥)
     -74.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 $
(102.55 ¥)
15.12 $
(100.00 ¥)
     -2.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.50 $
(16.54 ¥)
0.88 $
(5.81 ¥)
     -64.89 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.62 $
(17.37 ¥)
2.50 $
(16.54 ¥)
     -4.77 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.25 $
(61.20 ¥)
2.72 $
(18.00 ¥)
     -70.59 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(16.54 ¥)
0.45 $
(3.00 ¥)
     -81.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 96.00 $
(635.13 ¥)
30.23 $
(200.00 ¥)
     -68.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(17.86 ¥)
1.96 $
(13.00 ¥)
     -27.22 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.30 $
(15.22 ¥)
0.56 $
(3.70 ¥)
     -75.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 23.01 $
(152.23 ¥)
8.31 $
(55.00 ¥)
     -63.87 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.57 $
(17.02 ¥)
3.73 $
(24.70 ¥)
     +45.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,286.50 $
(147,445.55 ¥)
19,649.59 $
(130,000.00 ¥)
     -11.83 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,937.50 $
(138,520.68 ¥)
18,740.36 $
(123,984.62 ¥)
     -10.49 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.96 $
(1,064.93 ¥)
48.91 $
(323.61 ¥)
     -69.61 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.67 ¥)
0.05 $
(0.30 ¥)
     -55.14 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.72 $
(454.67 ¥)
15.96 $
(105.57 ¥)
     -76.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.09 $
(238.75 ¥)
47.78 $
(316.08 ¥)
     +32.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 45.00 $
(297.72 ¥)
16.43 $
(108.67 ¥)
     -63.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(79.39 ¥)
7.56 $
(50.00 ¥)
     -37.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,030.56 $
(6,818.07 ¥)
697.62 $
(4,615.38 ¥)
     -32.31 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,900.00 $
(125,040.76 ¥)
22,504.66 $
(148,888.89 ¥)
     +19.07 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 39.31 $
(260.06 ¥)
56.68 $
(374.97 ¥)
     +44.19 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.26 $
(213.41 ¥)
37.79 $
(250.00 ¥)
     +17.15 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.18 $
(517.20 ¥)
90.79 $
(600.68 ¥)
     +16.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.75 $
(739.32 ¥)
90.20 $
(596.77 ¥)
     -19.28 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,535.40 $
(10,158.07 ¥)
884.68 $
(5,852.94 ¥)
     -42.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 967.31 $
(6,399.62 ¥)
527.16 $
(3,487.65 ¥)
     -45.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,705.56 $
(17,899.73 ¥)
2,218.36 $
(14,676.47 ¥)
     -18.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,731.25 $
(11,453.80 ¥)
1,099.37 $
(7,273.33 ¥)
     -36.50 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 285.92 $
(1,891.62 ¥)
1,442.52 $
(9,543.56 ¥)
     +404.52 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 92.42 $
(611.46 ¥)
666.52 $
(4,409.65 ¥)
     +621.17 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,792.74 $
(25,092.43 ¥)
1,226.49 $
(8,114.33 ¥)
     -67.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 3.87 4.95      +27.90 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:199171
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD