Cost of Living in Hong Kong

Cost of living in Hong Kong is 11.16% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Hong Kong is, on average, 81.39% higher than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.47 € 4.85-10.79
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 53.94 € 32.36-86.30
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4.32 € 3.78-4.85
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.66 € 3.24-8.63
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.93 € 4.10-8.63
Cappuccino (regular) 3.94 € 2.16-5.39
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.99 € 0.65-2.16
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.83 € 0.54-1.62
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.56 € 7.35-12.25
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.48 € 0.98-3.43
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 € 0.49-1.71
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.04 € 1.42-3.88
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.72 € 2.94-14.68
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.76 € 1.47-6.85
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.50 € 3.91-18.59
Apples (1 lb) 1.51 € 0.54-2.45
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.49-1.71
Oranges (1 lb) 1.38 € 0.59-3.23
Tomato (1 lb) 1.01 € 0.41-1.96
Potato (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.39-1.96
Onion (1 lb) 1.02 € 0.49-2.45
Lettuce (1 head) 0.96 € 0.54-1.62
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.43 € 0.97-2.70
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 16.18 € 8.09-32.36
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.51 € 0.89-2.70
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 1.08-2.70
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.47 € 6.47-9.17
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.08 € 0.86-2.05
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 53.94 € 43.15-86.30
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.59 € 2.48-2.80
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.48 € 1.30-1.91
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 11.00 € 9.71-14.02
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.14 € 6.13-7.37
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,969.85 € 24,812.27-32,363.83
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,636.31 € 21,575.88-30,206.24
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.73 € 107.88-377.58
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 € 0.01-0.11
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.87 € 12.95-32.36
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 60.30 € 26.97-107.88
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.33 € 6.15-10.79
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.68 € 8.09-12.95
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 626.23 € 377.58-1,132.73
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,139.76 € 9,061.87-20,712.85
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.45 € 32.36-107.77
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.29 € 16.18-43.15
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.93 € 43.15-107.88
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.23 € 53.94-161.82
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,894.45 € 1,402.43-2,696.99
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,315.07 € 863.04-1,941.83
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,813.30 € 2,912.74-5,825.49
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,535.17 € 1,941.83-3,775.78
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,529.86 € 2,004.45-3,236.36
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,587.51 € 1,294.54-1,941.81
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,434.42 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.53 2.00-3.00

Prices in Hong Kong

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