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Cost of Living in Hong Kong

Cost of living in Hong Kong is 12.31% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Hong Kong is 97.49% higher than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 50.00 HK$ 45.00-60.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 400.00 HK$ 300.00-600.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 HK$ 30.00-40.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 HK$ 30.00-65.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 50.00 HK$ 30.00-75.00
Cappuccino (regular) 36.49 HK$ 30.00-40.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 9.62 HK$ 7.00-20.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 7.91 HK$ 5.00-15.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 85.59 HK$ 56.78-105.99
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 15.55 HK$ 9.07-22.68
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.51 HK$ 4.99-11.34
Eggs (regular) (12) 24.17 HK$ 12.00-35.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 72.25 HK$ 36.29-113.40
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 36.11 HK$ 21.77-63.50
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 71.49 HK$ 36.29-136.08
Apples (1 lb) 12.46 HK$ 6.80-22.68
Banana (1 lb) 8.21 HK$ 5.44-12.00
Oranges (1 lb) 10.33 HK$ 6.80-18.14
Tomato (1 lb) 10.95 HK$ 4.54-18.14
Potato (1 lb) 8.90 HK$ 4.54-18.14
Onion (1 lb) 9.17 HK$ 4.54-18.14
Lettuce (1 head) 11.75 HK$ 7.50-20.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 14.92 HK$ 10.00-20.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 HK$ 100.00-160.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.61 HK$ 9.00-20.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 18.24 HK$ 12.00-28.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 58.00 HK$ 55.00-65.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 10.00 HK$ 8.00-15.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 500.00 HK$ 400.00-600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 24.00 HK$ 23.00-24.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 13.68 HK$ 13.68-22.53
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 HK$ 100.00-105.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 61.20 HK$ 54.89-66.24
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 250,000.00 HK$ 200,000.00-300,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 217,715.45 HK$ 194,600.00-260,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,562.69 HK$ 700.00-2,833.33
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.60 HK$ 0.10-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 208.37 HK$ 100.00-300.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 629.83 HK$ 300.00-1,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 61.03 HK$ 40.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 HK$ 80.00-120.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,716.53 HK$ 3,000.00-10,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 129,852.63 HK$ 80,000.00-200,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 641.56 HK$ 300.00-1,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 283.30 HK$ 199.00-499.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 690.34 HK$ 500.00-800.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,006.36 HK$ 700.00-1,500.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 17,944.44 HK$ 12,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,535.94 HK$ 8,000.00-20,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 38,108.20 HK$ 25,000.00-51,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 24,465.08 HK$ 15,000.00-35,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 21,597.17 HK$ 14,999.88-29,999.75
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 14,046.22 HK$ 9,999.92-18,580.45
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 19,387.80 HK$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.52 2.15-3.00

Prices in Hong Kong

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Last update: July 2019
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