Price Rankings for Shanghai, China

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World Ranking

70th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 506 Cities in the World.
72th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) (Restaurants) out of 561 Cities in the World.
77th Cheapest 1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) (Utilities (Monthly)) out of 428 Cities in the World.
10th Most Expensive Milk (regular), (1 liter) (Markets) out of 583 Cities in the World.
45th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 581 Cities in the World.
56th Most Expensive Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult (Sports And Leisure) out of 583 Cities in the World.

Asia Ranking

6th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 107 Cities in Asia
35th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) (Restaurants) out of 115 Cities in Asia
37th Cheapest Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 114 Cities in Asia
4th Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 134 Cities in Asia
5th Most Expensive Milk (regular), (1 liter) (Markets) out of 134 Cities in Asia
4th Most Expensive Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) (Markets) out of 131 Cities in Asia

Eastern Asia Ranking

2nd Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 16 Cities in Eastern Asia
2nd Cheapest Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 8 Cities in Eastern Asia
2nd Cheapest Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) (Transportation) out of 11 Cities in Eastern Asia
1st Most Expensive Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child (Childcare) out of 16 Cities in Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive 1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 17 Cities in Eastern Asia
2nd Most Expensive 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 17 Cities in Eastern Asia

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥ Low 456th/583 42th/133 9th/17
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 225.00 ¥ Low 393th/576 27th/129 7th/17
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 40.00 ¥ Low 322th/479 29th/111 2nd/16
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 ¥ Very Low 490th/561 81st/115 9th/17
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 ¥ Low 421st/556 78th/114 10th/17
Cappuccino (regular) 26.96 ¥ High 121st/579 17th/131 6th/17
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.64 ¥ Very Low 499th/582 62th/133 11st/17
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.46 ¥ Very Low 467th/580 35th/134 11st/17
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 66.39 ¥ Very High 10th/583 5th/134 4th/17
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13.75 ¥ High 131st/579 4th/131 3rd/16
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.17 ¥ Low 355th/574 40th/134 9th/17
Eggs (regular) (12) 15.14 ¥ Moderate 281st/583 26th/134 7th/17
Local Cheese (1 lb) 52.63 ¥ Very High 31st/555 9th/118 5th/14
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 15.58 ¥ Low 388th/575 33th/130 11st/17
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 42.93 ¥ High 126th/540 15th/117 9th/15
Apples (1 lb) 8.15 ¥ Moderate 249th/575 22th/132 9th/17
Banana (1 lb) 5.36 ¥ High 166th/573 24th/132 9th/16
Oranges (1 lb) 8.04 ¥ High 178th/536 13th/128 7th/16
Tomato (1 lb) 4.60 ¥ Low 381st/562 27th/130 11st/16
Potato (1 lb) 3.01 ¥ Low 363th/560 36th/129 9th/15
Onion (1 lb) 3.27 ¥ Low 343th/554 34th/130 10th/16
Lettuce (1 head) 6.77 ¥ Moderate 309th/526 36th/106 7th/13
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.77 ¥ Moderate 292th/555 26th/131 12th/16
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥ Very High 43th/551 23th/105 4th/16
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.59 ¥ Very Low 437th/506 102th/107 15th/16
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 16.28 ¥ Moderate 194th/478 58th/98 6th/15
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 21.00 ¥ Very Low 400th/478 72th/108 8th/10
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 ¥ Low 417th/569 40th/131 10th/17
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 ¥ Low 344th/500 32th/112 10th/17
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 14.00 ¥ Low 304th/498 31st/124 9th/17
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 ¥ Very Low 358th/447 49th/123 8th/15
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.75 ¥ Low 272th/375 30th/100 10th/11
Gasoline (1 gallon) 26.02 ¥ Moderate 319th/584 54th/134 13th/17
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 140,000.00 ¥ Moderate 157th/265 31st/77 7th/8
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 155,235.29 ¥ High 156th/455 43th/118 5th/14
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 411.51 ¥ Very Low 479th/579 64th/134 11st/17
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.23 ¥ Very Low 352th/428 58th/123 8th/15
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 93.18 ¥ Very Low 494th/584 83th/134 15th/17
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 408.67 ¥ Very High 56th/583 28th/134 6th/17
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 85.26 ¥ Low 251st/418 40th/111 9th/14
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 ¥ Low 372th/581 39th/133 12th/17
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 7,296.84 ¥ Very High 59th/491 1st/126 1st/16
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 171,760.00 ¥ Very High 8th/332 2nd/118 2nd/14
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 523.92 ¥ High 171st/578 12th/132 2nd/17
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 289.85 ¥ Very High 102th/571 25th/132 3rd/17
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 653.80 ¥ Very High 86th/581 10th/133 2nd/17
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 823.92 ¥ Very High 101st/575 9th/133 4th/17
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,767.27 ¥ Very High 96th/583 8th/134 3rd/17
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,067.57 ¥ Moderate 272th/580 17th/134 5th/17
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 19,225.96 ¥ Very High 45th/581 4th/134 3rd/17
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,182.83 ¥ High 171st/581 12th/134 5th/17
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,206.61 ¥ Very High 9th/490 6th/115 5th/15
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,508.27 ¥ Very High 20th/470 9th/110 7th/15
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 10,805.14 ¥ Moderate 311st/579 20th/134 7th/17
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.86 High 179th/531 89th/120 8th/16
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