Caloocan vs Shenzhen - Cost of Living Comparison

Caloocan Shenzhen
🚶 Cost of living one person
$522
$1134
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1449
$3065
🏠 One person rent
$224
$599
🏘️ Family rent
$481
$1172
🍽️ Food expenses
$201
$313
🚐 Transport expenses
$47.8
$109
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$199
$1625
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
74
95
😀 Quality of life
47
80
🏙️ Population
1.66M
17.5M

The cost of living in Caloocan is 54% less expensive than in Shenzhen. Cities ranked 8146th and 4211th ($522 vs $1134) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 60th and 8th in the Philippines and China, respectively. Check the Philippines vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Caloocan compared to 1.4 months in Shenzhen. Caloocan ranked 20th best city to live in the Philippines vs Shenzhen ranked 3rd in China, while ranked 6388th and 355th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caloocan vs Shenzhen

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Caloocan Shenzhen
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.34
$5.45
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.1
$33
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.27
$5.57
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.08
$3.52
 Cappuccino
$1.65
$4.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$755
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$479
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$720
$1602
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$365
$951
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$48.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.1
$73.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18
$17.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.01%
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1363
$19092
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$723
$8314
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.5
$34.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.33
$5.36
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.88
$2.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.95
$1.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$2.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.9
$17.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.54
$5.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$16.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.73
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.59
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
$1.16
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.3
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.3
$1.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.55
$15.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.16
$3.56
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.49
$4.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.94
$5.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.47
$1.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$1.84
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.8
$42.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.37
$7.47
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.6
$64.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.56
$9.57
👖 Brand Jeans
$12.7
$72.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.7
$86.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$364
$629
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6981
$26673

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1.8 km or 1.1 mi Malabon
$523
3.3 km or 2 mi Navotas
$584
5.8 km or 3.6 mi Valenzuela
$473
6.1 km or 3.8 mi Manila
$755
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Quezon
$728
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Meycauayan
$551
10 km or 6.4 mi Mandaluyong
$792
12 km or 7.3 mi Pasay
$744
13 km or 8.2 mi Makati
$860
14 km or 8.9 mi Marikina
$443
15 km or 9.4 mi Pasig
$809
17 km or 11 mi Taguig
$824
19 km or 12 mi Cainta
$611
20 km or 12 mi San Jose del Monte
$508
21 km or 13 mi Bacoor
$537
21 km or 13 mi Paranaque
$569
22 km or 14 mi Las Pinas
$550
24 km or 15 mi Antipolo
$618
25 km or 15 mi Imus
$584
27 km or 17 mi Malolos
$552
31 km or 19 mi Muntinlupa
$602
31 km or 19 mi General Trias
$568
33 km or 20 mi Binangonan
$467
34 km or 21 mi San Pedro
$593
36 km or 22 mi Dasmarinas
$441
37 km or 23 mi Binan
$507
40 km or 25 mi Santa Rosa
$743
42 km or 26 mi Trece Martires
$550
45 km or 28 mi Cabuyao
$575
52 km or 33 mi San Fernando
$585
53 km or 33 mi Calamba
$471
66 km or 41 mi Tanauan
$548
67 km or 42 mi Santo Tomas
$549
69 km or 43 mi Angeles
$637
75 km or 47 mi San Pablo
$438
75 km or 47 mi Mabalacat
$553
76 km or 47 mi Olongapo
$500
82 km or 51 mi Lipa
$531
93 km or 58 mi Cabanatuan
$390
100 km or 62 mi Tarlac
$503

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Distance City Cost of living
28 km or 17 mi Kowloon
$2352
30 km or 19 mi Hong Kong
$2822
58 km or 36 mi Zhuhai
$675
65 km or 40 mi Dongguan
$787
66 km or 41 mi Macau
$1613
72 km or 45 mi Zhongshan
$663
74 km or 46 mi Huizhou
$763
100 km or 62 mi Jiangmen
$711
105 km or 65 mi Guangzhou
$995
112 km or 69 mi Foshan
$641
134 km or 83 mi Shanwei
$710
142 km or 88 mi Kaiping
$665
150 km or 93 mi Heyuan
$696
164 km or 102 mi Qingyuan
$733
174 km or 108 mi Zhaoqing
$707
212 km or 131 mi Yunfu
$763
228 km or 142 mi Yangjiang
$719
233 km or 145 mi Puning
$700
256 km or 159 mi Shaoguan
$688
262 km or 163 mi Jieyang
$747
286 km or 178 mi Shantou
$1051
288 km or 179 mi Meizhou
$775
292 km or 182 mi Chaozhou
$648
299 km or 186 mi Wuzhou
$727
303 km or 188 mi Lianzhou
$651
330 km or 205 mi Hezhou
$701
337 km or 209 mi Gaozhou
$686
337 km or 210 mi Maoming
$537
377 km or 234 mi Ganzhou
$792
378 km or 235 mi Chenzhou
$815
401 km or 249 mi Yulin
$753
405 km or 252 mi Zhanjiang
$667
415 km or 258 mi Longyan
$691
428 km or 266 mi Zhangzhou
$751
460 km or 286 mi Guigang
$673
464 km or 288 mi Xiamen
$828
477 km or 297 mi Haikou
$608
485 km or 301 mi Kinmen
$828
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$539
502 km or 312 mi Yongzhou
$751