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Cost of Living Comparison Between Philadelphia, PA and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 46.14% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 40.21% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Rent Prices in Beijing are 29.51% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 54.86% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 46.65% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 39.70% lower than in Philadelphia, PA
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  Philadelphia, PABeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(101.38 ¥)
4.44 $
(30.00 ¥)
     -70.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 57.50 $
(388.63 ¥)
23.67 $
(160.00 ¥)
     -58.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $
(40.55 ¥)
4.44 $
(30.00 ¥)
     -26.02 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(27.04 ¥)
1.04 $
(7.00 ¥)
     -74.11 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(40.55 ¥)
3.70 $
(25.00 ¥)
     -38.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.60 $
(24.33 ¥)
4.17 $
(28.19 ¥)
     +15.87 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.86 $
(12.59 ¥)
0.54 $
(3.62 ¥)
     -71.26 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.53 $
(10.37 ¥)
0.33 $
(2.21 ¥)
     -78.68 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.00 $
(27.01 ¥)
6.05 $
(40.88 ¥)
     +51.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.49 $
(16.86 ¥)
1.59 $
(10.75 ¥)
     -36.21 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.88 $
(12.74 ¥)
0.45 $
(3.03 ¥)
     -76.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.83 $
(19.10 ¥)
1.73 $
(11.66 ¥)
     -38.94 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.76 $
(38.92 ¥)
4.25 $
(28.73 ¥)
     -26.17 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.41 $
(29.79 ¥)
1.62 $
(10.96 ¥)
     -63.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.80 $
(39.22 ¥)
5.19 $
(35.10 ¥)
     -10.52 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.12 $
(14.36 ¥)
0.77 $
(5.17 ¥)
     -63.98 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $
(4.73 ¥)
0.57 $
(3.84 ¥)
     -18.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.68 $
(11.32 ¥)
0.72 $
(4.87 ¥)
     -57.03 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.20 $
(14.84 ¥)
0.52 $
(3.50 ¥)
     -76.41 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.93 $
(6.32 ¥)
0.37 $
(2.51 ¥)
     -60.27 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.10 $
(7.43 ¥)
0.42 $
(2.86 ¥)
     -61.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.90 $
(12.84 ¥)
0.80 $
(5.40 ¥)
     -57.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $
(15.61 ¥)
0.55 $
(3.71 ¥)
     -76.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.50 $
(104.76 ¥)
14.80 $
(100.00 ¥)
     -4.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.39 $
(16.17 ¥)
0.85 $
(5.72 ¥)
     -64.64 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.45 $
(16.56 ¥)
2.62 $
(17.71 ¥)
     +6.98 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 $
(60.83 ¥)
2.37 $
(16.00 ¥)
     -73.70 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(15.21 ¥)
0.44 $
(3.00 ¥)
     -80.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 91.50 $
(618.43 ¥)
29.59 $
(200.00 ¥)
     -67.66 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(18.25 ¥)
1.92 $
(13.00 ¥)
     -28.76 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.30 $
(15.55 ¥)
0.55 $
(3.70 ¥)
     -76.19 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.02 $
(148.83 ¥)
7.77 $
(52.50 ¥)
     -64.72 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.52 $
(17.03 ¥)
3.52 $
(23.78 ¥)
     +39.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(148,694.15 ¥)
18,856.83 $
(127,450.00 ¥)
     -14.29 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,944.44 $
(148,318.66 ¥)
16,469.00 $
(111,311.11 ¥)
     -24.95 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 150.05 $
(1,014.18 ¥)
46.93 $
(317.17 ¥)
     -68.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.69 ¥)
0.05 $
(0.32 ¥)
     -52.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.62 $
(450.26 ¥)
16.17 $
(109.29 ¥)
     -75.73 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.45 $
(273.43 ¥)
43.43 $
(293.52 ¥)
     +7.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 42.30 $
(285.90 ¥)
16.78 $
(113.43 ¥)
     -60.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(81.11 ¥)
7.40 $
(50.00 ¥)
     -38.35 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,127.78 $
(7,622.45 ¥)
721.28 $
(4,875.00 ¥)
     -36.04 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,900.00 $
(127,741.79 ¥)
24,165.94 $
(163,333.33 ¥)
     +27.86 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37.38 $
(252.68 ¥)
64.46 $
(435.68 ¥)
     +72.43 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.62 $
(227.25 ¥)
37.15 $
(251.11 ¥)
     +10.50 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.18 $
(528.38 ¥)
96.28 $
(650.71 ¥)
     +23.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 110.16 $
(744.53 ¥)
94.32 $
(637.50 ¥)
     -14.38 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,561.70 $
(10,555.27 ¥)
957.60 $
(6,472.22 ¥)
     -38.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 974.00 $
(6,583.10 ¥)
533.42 $
(3,605.29 ¥)
     -45.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,758.83 $
(18,646.42 ¥)
2,322.89 $
(15,700.00 ¥)
     -15.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,743.42 $
(11,783.48 ¥)
1,152.99 $
(7,792.86 ¥)
     -33.87 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 285.92 $
(1,932.48 ¥)
1,369.47 $
(9,256.00 ¥)
     +378.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 92.42 $
(624.67 ¥)
599.69 $
(4,053.17 ¥)
     +548.85 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,628.45 $
(24,524.07 ¥)
1,308.07 $
(8,841.00 ¥)
     -63.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.87 4.99      +29.16 %
Last update: July 2017July 2017
Contributors:201176
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD