Cost of Living Comparison Between Russia and China Reverse

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Consumer Prices in China are 14.5% higher than in Russia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in China are 18.3% higher than in Russia
Rent Prices in China are 30.9% higher than in Russia
Restaurant Prices in China are 19.8% lower than in Russia
Groceries Prices in China are 43.4% higher than in Russia
Local Purchasing Power in China is 45.4% higher than in Russia
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Restaurants
Russia Edit China Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 700.00 руб
(54.91 ¥)
318.71 руб
(25.00 ¥)
     -54.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,000.00 руб
(235.32 ¥)
2,530.57 руб
(198.50 ¥)
     -15.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(31.38 ¥)
471.69 руб
(37.00 ¥)
     +17.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 150.00 руб
(11.77 ¥)
89.24 руб
(7.00 ¥)
     -40.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 200.00 руб
(15.69 ¥)
216.72 руб
(17.00 ¥)
     +8.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 175.89 руб
(13.80 ¥)
310.30 руб
(24.34 ¥)
     +76.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 75.51 руб
(5.92 ¥)
42.64 руб
(3.34 ¥)
     -43.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 38.03 руб
(2.98 ¥)
27.26 руб
(2.14 ¥)
     -28.3 %
Markets
Russia Edit China Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 296.57 руб
(23.26 ¥)
686.01 руб
(53.81 ¥)
     +131.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 42.70 руб
(3.35 ¥)
136.00 руб
(10.67 ¥)
     +218.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 46.60 руб
(3.66 ¥)
40.29 руб
(3.16 ¥)
     -13.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 112.22 руб
(8.80 ¥)
161.52 руб
(12.67 ¥)
     +43.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 335.21 руб
(26.29 ¥)
546.92 руб
(42.90 ¥)
     +63.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 157.79 руб
(12.38 ¥)
150.27 руб
(11.79 ¥)
     -4.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 291.83 руб
(22.89 ¥)
496.63 руб
(38.96 ¥)
     +70.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 49.48 руб
(3.88 ¥)
76.17 руб
(5.97 ¥)
     +53.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 48.59 руб
(3.81 ¥)
56.63 руб
(4.44 ¥)
     +16.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 66.42 руб
(5.21 ¥)
65.44 руб
(5.13 ¥)
     -1.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 80.44 руб
(6.31 ¥)
50.13 руб
(3.93 ¥)
     -37.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.63 руб
(1.54 ¥)
32.59 руб
(2.56 ¥)
     +66.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.32 руб
(1.52 ¥)
38.35 руб
(3.01 ¥)
     +98.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 87.93 руб
(6.90 ¥)
58.31 руб
(4.57 ¥)
     -33.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 47.79 руб
(3.75 ¥)
51.58 руб
(4.05 ¥)
     +7.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 руб
(39.22 ¥)
1,051.75 руб
(82.50 ¥)
     +110.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 71.15 руб
(5.58 ¥)
74.51 руб
(5.84 ¥)
     +4.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 135.36 руб
(10.62 ¥)
164.60 руб
(12.91 ¥)
     +21.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 200.00 руб
(15.69 ¥)
318.71 руб
(25.00 ¥)
     +59.4 %
Transportation
Russia Edit China Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 38.00 руб
(2.98 ¥)
38.25 руб
(3.00 ¥)
     +0.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,500.00 руб
(196.10 ¥)
2,549.69 руб
(200.00 ¥)
     +2.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 150.00 руб
(11.77 ¥)
127.48 руб
(10.00 ¥)
     -15.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 48.28 руб
(3.79 ¥)
51.29 руб
(4.02 ¥)
     +6.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 480.00 руб
(37.65 ¥)
637.42 руб
(50.00 ¥)
     +32.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 201.94 руб
(15.84 ¥)
413.26 руб
(32.42 ¥)
     +104.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,600,000.00 руб
(203,945.98 ¥)
1,909,721.42 руб
(149,800.00 ¥)
     -26.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,543,803.77 руб
(199,537.90 ¥)
1,698,140.22 руб
(133,203.41 ¥)
     -33.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Russia Edit China Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 8,165.61 руб
(640.52 ¥)
4,943.11 руб
(387.74 ¥)
     -39.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 477.40 руб
(37.45 ¥)
1,186.90 руб
(93.10 ¥)
     +148.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 551.54 руб
(43.26 ¥)
1,126.02 руб
(88.33 ¥)
     +104.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Russia Edit China Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,445.62 руб
(191.84 ¥)
4,043.28 руб
(317.16 ¥)
     +65.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,637.67 руб
(128.46 ¥)
1,441.68 руб
(113.09 ¥)
     -12.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 400.00 руб
(31.38 ¥)
637.42 руб
(50.00 ¥)
     +59.4 %
Childcare
Russia Edit China Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 22,911.82 руб
(1,797.22 ¥)
47,688.89 руб
(3,740.75 ¥)
     +108.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 579,480.55 руб
(45,454.89 ¥)
1,871,243.40 руб
(146,781.75 ¥)
     +222.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Russia Edit China Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,639.18 руб
(442.34 ¥)
4,850.94 руб
(380.51 ¥)
     -14.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,286.96 руб
(257.83 ¥)
3,042.38 руб
(238.65 ¥)
     -7.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,426.60 руб
(582.55 ¥)
7,077.24 руб
(555.14 ¥)
     -4.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 7,471.68 руб
(586.08 ¥)
7,733.20 руб
(606.60 ¥)
     +3.5 %
Rent Per Month
Russia Edit China Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 37,588.55 руб
(2,948.47 ¥)
46,099.66 руб
(3,616.09 ¥)
     +22.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 24,966.53 руб
(1,958.39 ¥)
25,099.97 руб
(1,968.86 ¥)
     +0.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 67,877.33 руб
(5,324.35 ¥)
105,701.92 руб
(8,291.34 ¥)
     +55.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 44,740.04 руб
(3,509.44 ¥)
52,454.93 руб
(4,114.60 ¥)
     +17.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Russia Edit China Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,721.42 руб
(1,468.52 ¥)
62,619.38 руб
(4,911.91 ¥)
     +234.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 12,001.30 руб
(941.39 ¥)
33,059.99 руб
(2,593.25 ¥)
     +175.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Russia Edit China Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 50,286.05 руб
(3,944.48 ¥)
86,525.20 руб
(6,787.10 ¥)
     +72.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.39 4.67      -59.0 %
Last update: March 2024March 2024
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