Cost of Living in Hong Kong (China)

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 60.00 HK$ 42.00-100.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 500.00 HK$ 300.00-800.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 44.00 HK$ 40.00-50.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 HK$ 35.00-80.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 60.00 HK$ 40.00-80.00
Cappuccino (regular) 39.92 HK$ 28.00-50.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 9.53 HK$ 7.00-15.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 8.38 HK$ 6.00-12.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 92.53 HK$ 68.14-113.56
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 16.13 HK$ 9.07-45.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.43 HK$ 4.54-11.34
Eggs (regular) (12) 27.14 HK$ 16.20-36.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 85.93 HK$ 40.00-226.80
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 34.09 HK$ 15.00-55.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 82.46 HK$ 36.29-158.76
Apples (1 lb) 16.01 HK$ 6.80-30.00
Banana (1 lb) 8.82 HK$ 5.00-18.14
Oranges (1 lb) 13.19 HK$ 6.80-30.00
Tomato (1 lb) 10.72 HK$ 4.99-18.14
Potato (1 lb) 9.26 HK$ 4.54-15.88
Onion (1 lb) 9.13 HK$ 4.54-15.00
Lettuce (1 head) 12.25 HK$ 6.00-20.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 12.45 HK$ 7.00-20.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 150.00 HK$ 80.00-300.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 13.81 HK$ 8.00-25.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 21.51 HK$ 10.00-40.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 62.00 HK$ 60.00-80.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 12.00 HK$ 8.00-20.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 500.00 HK$ 400.00-600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 27.00 HK$ 24.00-28.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 15.29 HK$ 13.68-40.23
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 102.00 HK$ 87.00-114.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 83.91 HK$ 68.14-89.30
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 HK$ 250,000.00-300,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 250,545.45 HK$ 220,000.00-300,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,545.40 HK$ 1,000.00-3,217.86
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.73 HK$ 0.10-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 181.14 HK$ 100.00-300.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 575.08 HK$ 300.00-1,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 69.46 HK$ 50.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 HK$ 80.00-130.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,980.75 HK$ 3,500.00-10,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 147,404.76 HK$ 100,000.00-276,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 658.29 HK$ 299.00-1,200.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 309.80 HK$ 199.00-500.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 698.35 HK$ 400.00-990.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,021.43 HK$ 599.00-1,899.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 17,845.24 HK$ 14,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,630.43 HK$ 10,000.00-17,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 36,604.65 HK$ 25,000.00-60,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 23,155.32 HK$ 16,000.00-35,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 22,685.47 HK$ 17,999.85-29,999.75
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 14,884.69 HK$ 11,148.27-19,999.83
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,370.67 HK$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.60 1.80-3.90

Prices in Hong Kong (China)

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