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Cost of Living Comparison Between Philadelphia, PA and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 42.52% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 38.78% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Rent Prices in Beijing are 32.07% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 51.63% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 46.48% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 20.21% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
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  Philadelphia, PABeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(94.41 ¥)
4.77 $
(30.00 ¥)
     -68.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(346.19 ¥)
24.63 $
(155.00 ¥)
     -55.23 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.38 $
(40.13 ¥)
4.77 $
(30.00 ¥)
     -25.24 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(31.47 ¥)
1.59 $
(10.00 ¥)
     -68.23 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(37.77 ¥)
3.97 $
(25.00 ¥)
     -33.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 $
(23.48 ¥)
4.46 $
(28.05 ¥)
     +19.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.93 $
(12.17 ¥)
0.55 $
(3.48 ¥)
     -71.46 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.36 $
(8.59 ¥)
0.32 $
(2.04 ¥)
     -76.23 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.04 $
(25.40 ¥)
6.84 $
(43.06 ¥)
     +69.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.71 $
(17.03 ¥)
1.31 $
(8.21 ¥)
     -51.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.10 $
(13.20 ¥)
0.44 $
(2.74 ¥)
     -79.22 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.60 $
(16.37 ¥)
1.80 $
(11.31 ¥)
     -30.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.54 $
(34.85 ¥)
4.40 $
(27.67 ¥)
     -20.60 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.23 $
(26.60 ¥)
1.74 $
(10.92 ¥)
     -58.93 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.02 $
(37.86 ¥)
4.62 $
(29.10 ¥)
     -23.15 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.28 $
(14.33 ¥)
0.71 $
(4.50 ¥)
     -68.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $
(4.62 ¥)
0.56 $
(3.55 ¥)
     -23.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.22 $
(7.67 ¥)
0.77 $
(4.82 ¥)
     -37.13 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 $
(12.36 ¥)
0.55 $
(3.49 ¥)
     -71.78 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.80 $
(5.06 ¥)
0.30 $
(1.91 ¥)
     -62.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 $
(7.34 ¥)
0.39 $
(2.42 ¥)
     -66.99 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.70 $
(10.71 ¥)
0.75 $
(4.71 ¥)
     -55.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.11 $
(13.29 ¥)
0.60 $
(3.75 ¥)
     -71.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 $
(97.56 ¥)
14.30 $
(90.00 ¥)
     -7.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.88 $
(18.10 ¥)
0.84 $
(5.27 ¥)
     -70.88 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.81 $
(30.29 ¥)
2.48 $
(15.58 ¥)
     -48.56 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.25 $
(58.22 ¥)
3.18 $
(20.00 ¥)
     -65.65 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(15.74 ¥)
0.48 $
(3.00 ¥)
     -80.94 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 96.00 $
(604.25 ¥)
31.77 $
(200.00 ¥)
     -66.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(16.99 ¥)
2.07 $
(13.00 ¥)
     -23.51 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.35 $
(14.79 ¥)
0.59 $
(3.70 ¥)
     -74.98 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(188.83 ¥)
7.94 $
(50.00 ¥)
     -73.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.65 $
(16.71 ¥)
4.05 $
(25.51 ¥)
     +52.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(138,474.60 ¥)
19,859.24 $
(125,000.00 ¥)
     -9.73 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,550.00 $
(129,347.87 ¥)
19,367.95 $
(121,907.69 ¥)
     -5.75 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.75 $
(992.91 ¥)
61.85 $
(389.31 ¥)
     -60.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.63 ¥)
0.04 $
(0.24 ¥)
     -62.29 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.24 $
(423.20 ¥)
16.52 $
(104.00 ¥)
     -75.43 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.60 $
(217.80 ¥)
66.28 $
(417.16 ¥)
     +91.53 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 47.50 $
(298.98 ¥)
20.39 $
(128.36 ¥)
     -57.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(75.53 ¥)
7.94 $
(50.00 ¥)
     -33.80 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 988.17 $
(6,219.82 ¥)
652.52 $
(4,107.14 ¥)
     -33.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,120.00 $
(114,052.72 ¥)
24,678.41 $
(155,333.33 ¥)
     +36.19 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 39.36 $
(247.73 ¥)
72.73 $
(457.79 ¥)
     +84.80 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.27 $
(196.82 ¥)
38.73 $
(243.75 ¥)
     +23.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.08 $
(459.97 ¥)
98.76 $
(621.65 ¥)
     +35.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.12 $
(699.45 ¥)
108.33 $
(681.87 ¥)
     -2.51 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,522.36 $
(9,582.18 ¥)
873.81 $
(5,500.00 ¥)
     -42.60 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,001.67 $
(6,304.79 ¥)
539.38 $
(3,395.00 ¥)
     -46.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,806.25 $
(17,663.38 ¥)
2,091.84 $
(13,166.67 ¥)
     -25.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,778.33 $
(11,193.36 ¥)
1,323.95 $
(8,333.33 ¥)
     -25.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 284.44 $
(1,790.35 ¥)
1,617.27 $
(10,179.55 ¥)
     +468.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 87.11 $
(548.27 ¥)
778.58 $
(4,900.59 ¥)
     +793.83 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,813.08 $
(17,706.39 ¥)
1,374.26 $
(8,650.00 ¥)
     -51.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.05 4.93      +21.61 %
Last update: April 2018April 2018
Contributors:169152
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD