Cost of Living in Changsha

Summary of cost of living in Changsha, China:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 ¥ 18.00-28.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 ¥ 96.00-150.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 ¥ 30.00-35.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 ¥ 5.00-9.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 ¥ 12.00-20.00
Cappuccino (regular) 21.57 ¥ 10.00-32.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.88 ¥ 2.50-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 ¥ 2.00-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 49.46 ¥ 37.85-75.71
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 11.91 ¥ 2.72-15.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.65 ¥ 1.81-3.18
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.94 ¥ 4.87-16.80
Local Cheese (1 lb) 57.46 ¥ 18.14-90.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.57 ¥ 5.44-18.14
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 39.31 ¥ 22.68-54.43
Apples (1 lb) 4.91 ¥ 2.27-7.71
Banana (1 lb) 4.23 ¥ 3.63-5.44
Oranges (1 lb) 5.26 ¥ 1.81-13.61
Tomato (1 lb) 6.05 ¥ 2.27-9.07
Potato (1 lb) 3.06 ¥ 0.91-5.44
Onion (1 lb) 5.44 ¥ 1.36-7.26
Lettuce (1 head) 5.33 ¥ 2.00-10.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.50 ¥ 2.00-6.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥ 40.00-200.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.42 ¥ 3.50-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 ¥ 4.00-20.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 ¥ 20.00-20.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 ¥ 2.00-5.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 ¥ 100.00-100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.00 ¥ 8.00-9.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 ¥ 1.61-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 ¥
Gasoline (1 gallon) 32.42 ¥ 30.28-33.81
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 160,000.00 ¥ 140,000.00-180,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 ¥ 100,000.00-180,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 345.63 ¥ 200.00-550.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 91.00 ¥ 30.00-128.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 106.67 ¥ 100.00-120.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 355.56 ¥ 80.00-600.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 150.00 ¥ 100.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 ¥ 35.00-45.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,225.00 ¥ 2,000.00-2,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 40,000.00 ¥
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 510.00 ¥ 200.00-600.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 239.00 ¥ 149.00-400.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 602.83 ¥ 350.00-899.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 674.75 ¥ 240.00-999.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,450.00 ¥ 1,400.00-1,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,233.33 ¥ 800.00-1,900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,450.00 ¥ 3,000.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,750.00 ¥ 1,500.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,365.66 ¥ 1,021.92-1,672.24
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,731.57 ¥ 1,114.83-5,295.43
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,666.67 ¥
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.04 3.00-5.00

Prices in Changsha

This city had 303 entries in the past 12 months by 43 different contributors.
Last update: May 2024
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