Caloocan vs Shanghai - Cost of Living Comparison

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Caloocan Shanghai
🚶 Cost of living one person
$784
$1202
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1716
$3848
🏠 One person rent
$464
$642
🏘️ Family rent
$686
$1679
🍽️ Food expenses
$225
$312
🚐 Transport expenses
$40.2
$118
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$240
$1471
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
73
100
😀 Quality of life
46
78
🏙️ Population
1.66M
24.9M

The cost of living in Caloocan is 35% less expensive than in Shanghai. Cities ranked 6441st and 4425th ($784 vs $1202) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 6th in the Philippines and China, respectively. Check the Philippines vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.3 months in Caloocan compared to 1.2 months in Shanghai. Caloocan ranked 28th best city to live in the Philippines vs Shanghai ranked 4th in China, while ranked 6534th and 529th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caloocan vs Shanghai

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Caloocan Shanghai
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.55
$4.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$23.1
$38.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.12
$5.78
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.06
$1.69
 Cappuccino
$1.52
$3.88
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.38
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$403
$922
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$353
$501
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$589
$2685
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$535
$1329
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.1
$38.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$110
$59.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30
$18.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.71%
4.76%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1346
$18590
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$711
$9500
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.2
$0.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.2
$38
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.64
$6.02
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.21
$1.19
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$2.6
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.34
$2.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.8
$1.58
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$2.26
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.15
$19.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.88
$4.29
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.67
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.59
$2.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
$1.65
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
$2.01
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$1.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.08
$0.96
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.33
$1.1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.42
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.71
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.8
$14.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.19
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.55
$3.52
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.38
$6.58
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.13
$7.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.53
$1.7
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$2.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36.7
$69.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.57
$8.27
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16.5
$90.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.89
$9.52
👖 Brand Jeans
$28.7
$71.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.1
$79.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$252
$1306
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9425
$28794

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$654
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$731
5.8 km or 3.6 mi Valenzuela
$440
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$778
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Quezon
$771
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Meycauayan
$576
10 km or 6.4 mi Mandaluyong
$771
12 km or 7.3 mi Pasay
$643
13 km or 8.2 mi Makati
$802
14 km or 8.9 mi Marikina
$502
15 km or 9.4 mi Pasig
$810
17 km or 11 mi Taguig
$855
19 km or 12 mi Cainta
$647
20 km or 12 mi San Jose del Monte
$539
21 km or 13 mi Bacoor
$493
21 km or 13 mi Paranaque
$645
22 km or 14 mi Las Pinas
$622
24 km or 15 mi Antipolo
$559
25 km or 15 mi Imus
$660
27 km or 17 mi Malolos
$612
31 km or 19 mi Muntinlupa
$695
31 km or 19 mi General Trias
$600
33 km or 20 mi Binangonan
$548
34 km or 21 mi San Pedro
$630
36 km or 22 mi Dasmarinas
$429
37 km or 23 mi Binan
$512
40 km or 25 mi Santa Rosa
$668
42 km or 26 mi Trece Martires
$560
45 km or 28 mi Cabuyao
$686
52 km or 33 mi San Fernando
$599
53 km or 33 mi Calamba
$584
66 km or 41 mi Tanauan
$566
67 km or 42 mi Santo Tomas
$560
69 km or 43 mi Angeles
$659
75 km or 47 mi San Pablo
$494
75 km or 47 mi Mabalacat
$617
76 km or 47 mi Olongapo
$532
82 km or 51 mi Lipa
$501
93 km or 58 mi Cabanatuan
$409
100 km or 62 mi Tarlac
$466

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9.4 km or 5.8 mi Pudong
$1077
47 km or 29 mi Taicang
$753
53 km or 33 mi Kunshan
$800
74 km or 46 mi Qidong
$780
82 km or 51 mi Suzhou
$1114
82 km or 51 mi Jiaxing
$602
85 km or 53 mi Haimen
$695
88 km or 55 mi Changshu
$752
106 km or 66 mi Nantong
$659
117 km or 73 mi Zhangjiagang
$687
121 km or 75 mi Wuxi
$672
135 km or 84 mi Huzhou
$715
141 km or 87 mi Jiangyin
$699
142 km or 88 mi Zhoushan
$700
144 km or 89 mi Ningbo
$683
148 km or 92 mi Jingjiang
$687
155 km or 96 mi Shaoxing
$762
158 km or 98 mi Yixing
$719
159 km or 99 mi Changzhou
$735
160 km or 100 mi Rugao
$691
161 km or 100 mi Hangzhou
$829
177 km or 110 mi Taixing
$671
179 km or 111 mi Hai'an
$689
191 km or 119 mi Liyang
$707
197 km or 122 mi Yangzhong
$623
198 km or 123 mi Guangde
$719
201 km or 125 mi Danyang
$630
208 km or 129 mi Taizhou
$638
217 km or 135 mi Dongtai
$722
223 km or 139 mi Zhenjiang
$532
235 km or 146 mi Yangzhou
$640
236 km or 146 mi Jurong
$656
244 km or 152 mi Ningguo
$732
246 km or 153 mi Yiwu
$736
250 km or 155 mi Xinghua
$719
250 km or 156 mi Yizheng
$622
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$730
260 km or 161 mi Xuancheng
$801
262 km or 163 mi Gaoyou
$657
274 km or 170 mi Nanjing
$749