Adelaide vs Dongguan - Cost of Living Comparison

Adelaide Dongguan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1915
$762
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4598
$2040
🏠 One person rent
$1040
$266
🏘️ Family rent
$1757
$481
🍽️ Food expenses
$568
$262
🚐 Transport expenses
$173
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3034
$777
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
46 km
🎓 Higher education
50
68
😀 Quality of life
93
56
🏙️ Population
1.3M
10.5M

The cost of living in Adelaide is 151% more expensive than in Dongguan. Cities ranked 1929th and 6335th ($1915 vs $762) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 47th in Australia and China, respectively. Check Australia vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Adelaide compared to 1 months in Dongguan. Adelaide ranked 5th best city to live in Australia vs Dongguan ranked 26th in China, while ranked 55th and 5800th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Adelaide vs Dongguan

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Adelaide Dongguan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.7
$4.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$86.4
$26.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.43
$4.84
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.27
$2.61
 Cappuccino
$3.76
$4.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.87
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1069
$325
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$786
$197
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2012
$663
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1351
$361
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$29.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$220
$45.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$14
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.34%
4.95%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6511
$4995
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3640
$3350
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.14
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$71.5
$33.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.6
$10.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.4
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.29
$2.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.06
$1.87
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.72
$2.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.63
$4.55
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.6
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.09
$2.37
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$1.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.15
$1.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.34
$1.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
$0.75
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.38
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.17
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.9
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.09
$0.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$25.5
$2.95
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.55
$3.63
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.41
$8.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.27
$1.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.7
$69.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.8
$6.84
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.6
$52.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.4
$5.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.4
$41.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$129
$81.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1425
$447
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14932
$8907

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Cities near Adelaide

Distance City Cost of living
253 km or 157 mi Whyalla
$1651
337 km or 209 mi Mildura
$1563
377 km or 235 mi Mount Gambier
$1175
518 km or 322 mi Warrnambool
$1557
551 km or 342 mi Bendigo
$1105
555 km or 345 mi Ballarat
$1696
618 km or 384 mi Melton
$1654
623 km or 387 mi Sunbury
$1660
627 km or 390 mi Geelong
$1764
633 km or 393 mi Tarneit
$1613
636 km or 395 mi Shepparton
$1381
637 km or 396 mi Hoppers Crossing
$1583
655 km or 407 mi Melbourne
$2154
658 km or 409 mi South Yarra
$1747
683 km or 424 mi Dandenong
$1510
686 km or 426 mi Griffith
$1650
686 km or 426 mi Frankston
$1940
694 km or 431 mi Cranbourne
$1598
695 km or 432 mi Berwick
$1561
709 km or 440 mi Pakenham
$1659
797 km or 496 mi Traralgon
$1659
800 km or 497 mi Wagga Wagga
$1445
959 km or 596 mi Canberra
$2217
971 km or 603 mi Devonport
$1615
974 km or 605 mi Dubbo
$1502
985 km or 612 mi Orange
$1572
1016 km or 631 mi Goulburn
$1607
1025 km or 637 mi Bathurst
$1540
1040 km or 646 mi Launceston
$1441
1125 km or 699 mi Wollongong
$1544
1138 km or 707 mi Blacktown
$1562
1143 km or 710 mi Kellyville
$1719
1146 km or 712 mi Parramatta
$1873
1162 km or 722 mi Hobart
$1674
1163 km or 723 mi Sydney
$2397
1173 km or 729 mi Dee Why
$2043
1234 km or 767 mi Newcastle
$1778
1318 km or 819 mi Armidale
$1663
1330 km or 826 mi Alice Springs
$1743
1387 km or 862 mi Port Macquarie
$1982

Cities near Dongguan

Distance City Cost of living
51 km or 32 mi Guangzhou
$863
65 km or 40 mi Shenzhen
$1079
66 km or 41 mi Foshan
$648
68 km or 43 mi Huizhou
$757
70 km or 44 mi Zhongshan
$612
86 km or 53 mi Jiangmen
$702
88 km or 54 mi Zhuhai
$686
93 km or 58 mi Kowloon
$2380
95 km or 59 mi Hong Kong
$2884
100 km or 62 mi Macau
$1610
100 km or 62 mi Qingyuan
$730
124 km or 77 mi Heyuan
$692
132 km or 82 mi Kaiping
$668
133 km or 83 mi Zhaoqing
$724
165 km or 103 mi Shanwei
$709
176 km or 109 mi Yunfu
$716
196 km or 122 mi Shaoguan
$701
226 km or 141 mi Yangjiang
$718
239 km or 148 mi Lianzhou
$656
249 km or 155 mi Puning
$702
253 km or 157 mi Wuzhou
$721
271 km or 168 mi Hezhou
$700
273 km or 170 mi Jieyang
$760
279 km or 173 mi Meizhou
$732
302 km or 188 mi Chaozhou
$661
303 km or 188 mi Shantou
$1049
315 km or 195 mi Chenzhou
$775
323 km or 201 mi Gaozhou
$689
329 km or 205 mi Maoming
$516
332 km or 206 mi Ganzhou
$788
372 km or 231 mi Yulin
$717
401 km or 249 mi Zhanjiang
$658
403 km or 250 mi Longyan
$689
424 km or 263 mi Guigang
$697
430 km or 267 mi Guilin
$533
430 km or 267 mi Zhangzhou
$744
437 km or 271 mi Yongzhou
$749
444 km or 276 mi Hengyang
$673
464 km or 288 mi Liuzhou
$679
467 km or 290 mi Laibin
$705