Canberra vs Tianjin - Cost of Living Comparison

Canberra Tianjin
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1792
$778
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4156
$2271
🏠 One person rent
$1082
$340
🏘️ Family rent
$1794
$788
🍽️ Food expenses
$481
$252
🚐 Transport expenses
$101
$77.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4970
$876
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
30
91
😀 Quality of life
86
72
🏙️ Population
381K
13.9M

The cost of living in Canberra is 130% more expensive than in Tianjin. Cities ranked 2028th and 6136th ($1792 vs $778) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 39th in Australia and China, respectively. Check Australia vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.8 months in Canberra compared to 1.1 months in Tianjin. Canberra ranked 8th best city to live in Australia vs Tianjin ranked 11th in China, while ranked 188th and 1706th among best cities to live in the world.

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Canberra Tianjin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.7
$4.49
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$52.4
$29.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.52
$5.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.33
$1.49
 Cappuccino
$3.31
$3.21
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.28
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1116
$359
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$893
$259
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2083
$1132
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1473
$595
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$99.3
$49
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$154
$74.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$45.1
$11.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.79%
5.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4443
$5793
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3083
$3981
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.16
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$70.3
$16.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.9
$4.42
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
$1.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.16
$1.55
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$0.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.86
$1.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.61
$15.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.48
$3.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
$11.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$1.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.83
$1.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.96
$1.13
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.08
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
$0.77
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.02
$1.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.9
$14.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.66
$1.1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$23.6
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.9
$5.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.26
$4.09
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.38
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.08
$1.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39.9
$44.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$7.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$59.7
$76.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.1
$3.98
👖 Brand Jeans
$64.6
$59
👟 Brand Sneakers
$101
$84.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1362
$586
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12552
$9729

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$1700
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$1581
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$1896
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$1656
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$2294
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$1970
303 km or 188 mi Griffith
$1629
341 km or 212 mi Dubbo
$1445
357 km or 222 mi Shepparton
$1442
358 km or 222 mi Newcastle
$1798
397 km or 246 mi Traralgon
$1626
448 km or 278 mi Pakenham
$1631
454 km or 282 mi Berwick
$1562
459 km or 285 mi Dandenong
$1498
464 km or 288 mi Cranbourne
$1587
466 km or 289 mi South Yarra
$1589
466 km or 290 mi Bendigo
$1610
466 km or 290 mi Melbourne
$1968
470 km or 292 mi Sunbury
$1625
477 km or 297 mi Frankston
$1957
485 km or 302 mi Melton
$1633
488 km or 303 mi Tarneit
$1570
489 km or 304 mi Hoppers Crossing
$1682
531 km or 330 mi Geelong
$1708
535 km or 332 mi Ballarat
$1740
554 km or 344 mi Port Macquarie
$1640
583 km or 362 mi Armidale
$1677
649 km or 403 mi Mildura
$1622
669 km or 415 mi Coffs Harbour
$1359
684 km or 425 mi Warrnambool
$1573
698 km or 434 mi Devonport
$1641
706 km or 438 mi Launceston
$1477
796 km or 495 mi Mount Gambier
$1181
852 km or 529 mi Byron Bay
$2199
858 km or 533 mi Hobart
$1648
902 km or 560 mi Toowoomba
$1462

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Distance City Cost of living
46 km or 29 mi Binhai
$709
60 km or 37 mi Langfang
$726
71 km or 44 mi Bazhou
$661
87 km or 54 mi Huanghua
$659
93 km or 58 mi Sanhe
$665
99 km or 61 mi Cangzhou
$758
99 km or 62 mi Tangshan
$767
107 km or 67 mi Renqiu
$670
109 km or 68 mi Beijing
$1281
111 km or 69 mi Zhuozhou
$651
117 km or 73 mi Gaobeidian
$663
124 km or 77 mi Hejian
$669
131 km or 82 mi Botou
$660
133 km or 82 mi Zunhua
$667
144 km or 90 mi Luanzhou
$658
152 km or 94 mi Baoding
$512
157 km or 98 mi Laoling
$665
160 km or 99 mi Qian'an
$666
182 km or 113 mi Anguo
$651
192 km or 119 mi Shenzhou
$662
204 km or 127 mi Dezhou
$744
205 km or 127 mi Dingzhou
$680
205 km or 128 mi Hengshui
$814
209 km or 130 mi Binzhou
$661
212 km or 132 mi Chengde
$697
218 km or 136 mi Dongying
$676
219 km or 136 mi Xinji
$662
223 km or 138 mi Qinhuangdao
$755
225 km or 140 mi Jinzhou
$659
228 km or 142 mi Jizhou
$649
237 km or 147 mi Xinle
$657
241 km or 150 mi Gaocheng
$668
242 km or 150 mi Pingquan
$653
251 km or 156 mi Yucheng
$659
255 km or 158 mi Nangong
$658
258 km or 161 mi Zouping
$667
265 km or 164 mi Shijiazhuang
$576
271 km or 168 mi Zhangjiakou
$748
273 km or 170 mi Zibo
$549
276 km or 172 mi Jinan
$617