Price Rankings for Shanghai, China

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World Ranking

8th Cheapest Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 293 Cities in the World.
29th Cheapest Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 168 Cities in the World.
33th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 386 Cities in the World.
18th Most Expensive Milk (regular), (1 liter) (Markets) out of 424 Cities in the World.
21st Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 413 Cities in the World.
31st Most Expensive Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult (Sports And Leisure) out of 393 Cities in the World.

Asia Ranking

5th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 83 Cities in Asia
6th Cheapest Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 80 Cities in Asia
10th Cheapest Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 77 Cities in Asia
8th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 96 Cities in Asia
9th Most Expensive Milk (regular), (1 liter) (Markets) out of 97 Cities in Asia
6th Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 91 Cities in Asia

Eastern Asia Ranking

2nd Most Expensive Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 18 Cities in Eastern Asia
3rd Most Expensive Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult (Sports And Leisure) out of 18 Cities in Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 17 Cities in Eastern Asia

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥ Very Low 360th/417 54th/95 9th/18
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250.00 ¥ Low 299th/410 31st/94 5th/18
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 38.00 ¥ Very Low 288th/359 49th/92 7th/18
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 ¥ Very Low 358th/394 67th/83 11st/18
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 ¥ Very Low 306th/379 60th/77 9th/17
Cappuccino (regular) 25.91 ¥ High 165th/418 24th/93 5th/18
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.83 ¥ Very Low 381st/421 62th/97 11st/18
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 ¥ Very Low 373th/418 60th/96 14th/18
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 66.21 ¥ Very High 18th/424 9th/97 8th/18
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 12.81 ¥ Moderate 171st/420 12th/97 6th/18
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.56 ¥ Very Low 364th/415 61st/96 13th/18
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.15 ¥ Very Low 341st/413 53th/97 14th/18
Local Cheese (1 lb) 59.01 ¥ Very High 21st/413 6th/91 3rd/16
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.74 ¥ Very Low 384th/418 70th/97 15th/18
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 41.39 ¥ Moderate 203th/403 26th/93 11st/16
Apples (1 lb) 7.41 ¥ Moderate 244th/419 48th/95 10th/17
Banana (1 lb) 5.47 ¥ Moderate 184th/421 37th/96 12th/17
Oranges (1 lb) 6.56 ¥ Moderate 194th/390 26th/93 9th/16
Tomato (1 lb) 5.01 ¥ Low 297th/396 30th/92 8th/15
Potato (1 lb) 3.13 ¥ Low 284th/405 39th/94 9th/15
Onion (1 lb) 3.56 ¥ Low 279th/401 33th/92 11st/15
Lettuce (1 head) 6.48 ¥ Low 301st/394 43th/86 10th/17
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.13 ¥ Low 309th/416 42th/97 15th/18
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥ High 82th/396 18th/79 6th/17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.24 ¥ Very Low 354th/386 79th/83 15th/18
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 13.31 ¥ Low 253th/367 68th/77 11st/15
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 25.00 ¥ Low 259th/349 50th/85 10th/14
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 ¥ Low 279th/366 38th/82 12th/18
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 250.00 ¥ Low 156th/245 23th/54 7th/10
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 16.00 ¥ Moderate 139th/263 25th/81 8th/17
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 ¥ Low 160th/202 41st/75 7th/14
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 ¥ Moderate 90th/154 11st/52 6th/9
Gasoline (1 gallon) 32.12 ¥ Low 282th/423 51st/96 9th/18
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 150,000.00 ¥ Very Low 140th/168 33th/49 6th/7
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 130,240.00 ¥ Very Low 286th/293 75th/80 11st/14
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 426.78 ¥ Very Low 349th/409 59th/95 14th/18
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 94.40 ¥ Low 282th/409 35th/97 13th/18
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 136.95 ¥ Low 312th/423 41st/96 8th/18
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 541.99 ¥ Very High 31st/393 15th/97 3rd/18
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 124.17 ¥ Moderate 112th/225 22th/66 6th/11
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 60.00 ¥ Low 226th/375 29th/83 11st/18
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 8,601.59 ¥ Very High 52th/286 2nd/78 2nd/15
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 199,800.00 ¥ Very High 8th/190 2nd/69 2nd/13
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 455.16 ¥ Moderate 212th/399 23th/93 8th/18
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 261.73 ¥ Low 223th/362 36th/89 7th/17
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 550.97 ¥ Very Low 329th/408 58th/95 13th/18
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 787.56 ¥ High 149th/374 17th/91 8th/17
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,280.00 ¥ High 153th/398 12th/96 2nd/18
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,728.57 ¥ Moderate 225th/399 24th/94 5th/18
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 20,684.62 ¥ Very High 59th/390 8th/96 2nd/17
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,906.25 ¥ High 148th/394 14th/91 3rd/17
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 11,484.65 ¥ Very High 9th/304 5th/75 3rd/16
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,150.90 ¥ Very High 16th/295 5th/73 3rd/16
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 10,702.27 ¥ Moderate 228th/420 28th/97 9th/18
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.75 Low 253th/381 62th/85 3rd/17
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