Cost of Living Comparison Between Bulgaria and China Reverse

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Consumer Prices in China are 3.75% higher than in Bulgaria (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in China are 14.34% higher than in Bulgaria
Rent Prices in China are 62.20% higher than in Bulgaria
Restaurant Prices in China are 12.21% lower than in Bulgaria
Groceries Prices in China are 28.11% higher than in Bulgaria
Local Purchasing Power in China is 47.19% higher than in Bulgaria
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Restaurants
Bulgaria Edit China Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 лв
(39.79 ¥)
5.03 лв
(20.00 ¥)
     -49.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 лв
(198.96 ¥)
40.21 лв
(160.00 ¥)
     -19.58 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 лв
(35.81 ¥)
8.80 лв
(35.00 ¥)
     -2.27 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 лв
(7.96 ¥)
1.76 лв
(7.00 ¥)
     -12.04 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 лв
(11.94 ¥)
4.52 лв
(18.00 ¥)
     +50.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.33 лв
(9.26 ¥)
6.56 лв
(26.11 ¥)
     +181.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.72 лв
(6.85 ¥)
0.84 лв
(3.35 ¥)
     -51.05 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.06 лв
(4.23 ¥)
0.53 лв
(2.12 ¥)
     -49.82 %
Markets
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.82 лв
(31.11 ¥)
12.70 лв
(50.55 ¥)
     +62.47 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 лв
(4.04 ¥)
2.46 лв
(9.80 ¥)
     +142.71 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.07 лв
(4.26 ¥)
0.76 лв
(3.03 ¥)
     -28.99 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.10 лв
(12.34 ¥)
3.10 лв
(12.34 ¥)
     +0.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.76 лв
(18.95 ¥)
10.23 лв
(40.72 ¥)
     +114.90 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.26 лв
(16.95 ¥)
3.10 лв
(12.34 ¥)
     -27.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.49 лв
(25.82 ¥)
9.09 лв
(36.19 ¥)
     +40.17 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 лв
(3.91 ¥)
1.47 лв
(5.84 ¥)
     +49.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.18 лв
(4.70 ¥)
1.00 лв
(3.97 ¥)
     -15.55 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.07 лв
(4.24 ¥)
1.36 лв
(5.43 ¥)
     +28.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.23 лв
(4.88 ¥)
0.93 лв
(3.68 ¥)
     -24.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 лв
(2.12 ¥)
0.66 лв
(2.62 ¥)
     +23.48 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 лв
(2.18 ¥)
0.70 лв
(2.80 ¥)
     +28.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.15 лв
(4.56 ¥)
1.05 лв
(4.18 ¥)
     -8.37 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.96 лв
(3.81 ¥)
1.09 лв
(4.32 ¥)
     +13.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 лв
(35.81 ¥)
19.10 лв
(76.00 ¥)
     +112.21 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.24 лв
(4.93 ¥)
1.36 лв
(5.42 ¥)
     +10.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 лв
(8.86 ¥)
3.33 лв
(13.25 ¥)
     +49.51 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 лв
(23.88 ¥)
5.03 лв
(20.00 ¥)
     -16.23 %
Transportation
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.20 лв
(4.78 ¥)
0.50 лв
(2.00 ¥)
     -58.12 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 лв
(198.96 ¥)
31.63 лв
(125.87 ¥)
     -36.74 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 лв
(3.98 ¥)
2.51 лв
(10.00 ¥)
     +151.30 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.45 лв
(5.76 ¥)
1.01 лв
(4.02 ¥)
     -30.19 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 13.20 лв
(52.53 ¥)
9.42 лв
(37.50 ¥)
     -28.61 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.72 лв
(30.72 ¥)
6.69 лв
(26.63 ¥)
     -13.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,000.00 лв
(143,253.12 ¥)
35,182.48 лв
(140,000.00 ¥)
     -2.27 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,079.59 лв
(143,569.81 ¥)
32,782.93 лв
(130,451.59 ¥)
     -9.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.89 лв
(747.68 ¥)
92.48 лв
(368.00 ¥)
     -50.78 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 лв
(1.12 ¥)
0.05 лв
(0.18 ¥)
     -83.98 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 20.45 лв
(81.37 ¥)
24.03 лв
(95.63 ¥)
     +17.52 %
Sports And Leisure
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.75 лв
(162.16 ¥)
62.38 лв
(248.23 ¥)
     +53.08 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.41 лв
(81.20 ¥)
20.67 лв
(82.26 ¥)
     +1.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 лв
(47.75 ¥)
11.31 лв
(45.00 ¥)
     -5.76 %
Childcare
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 549.35 лв
(2,186.00 ¥)
818.83 лв
(3,258.32 ¥)
     +49.05 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,975.14 лв
(31,735.10 ¥)
29,771.32 лв
(118,467.61 ¥)
     +273.30 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.17 лв
(342.90 ¥)
107.73 лв
(428.67 ¥)
     +25.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.31 лв
(200.19 ¥)
61.38 лв
(244.24 ¥)
     +22.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 131.21 лв
(522.11 ¥)
146.79 лв
(584.11 ¥)
     +11.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.88 лв
(492.96 ¥)
152.44 лв
(606.60 ¥)
     +23.05 %
Rent Per Month
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 499.75 лв
(1,988.63 ¥)
808.02 лв
(3,215.33 ¥)
     +61.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 378.98 лв
(1,508.07 ¥)
477.64 лв
(1,900.64 ¥)
     +26.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 906.35 лв
(3,606.58 ¥)
1,735.91 лв
(6,907.61 ¥)
     +91.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 674.78 лв
(2,685.13 ¥)
1,000.14 лв
(3,979.83 ¥)
     +48.22 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 202.12 лв
(804.31 ¥)
1,177.65 лв
(4,686.17 ¥)
     +482.64 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 137.09 лв
(545.51 ¥)
590.04 лв
(2,347.93 ¥)
     +330.41 %
Salaries And Financing
Bulgaria Edit China Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,001.72 лв
(3,986.10 ¥)
1,685.93 лв
(6,708.74 ¥)
     +68.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.93 5.15      +30.83 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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