Caracas vs Chengdu - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Chengdu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$946
$759
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2272
$2063
🏠 One person rent
$365
$305
🏘️ Family rent
$596
$519
🍽️ Food expenses
$363
$268
🚐 Transport expenses
$121
$97
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$183
$848
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
55
92
😀 Quality of life
43
73
🏙️ Population
2.25M
20.9M

The cost of living in Caracas is 25% more expensive than in Chengdu. Cities ranked 5759th and 6348th ($946 vs $759) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 51st in Venezuela and China, respectively. Check Venezuela vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 1.1 months in Chengdu. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Chengdu ranked 7th in China, while ranked 6791st and 1510th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Chengdu

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Caracas Chengdu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.7
$2.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$40.6
$24.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.92
$5.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.4
$3.11
 Cappuccino
$3.2
$4.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.19
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$387
$380
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$233
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$810
$697
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$402
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.2
$29.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$24.9
$45.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$38.9
$12.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
26.91%
5.18%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$813
$3970
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1152
$2247
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$26.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.9
$5.35
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.52
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.08
$2.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.74
$1.51
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$1.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$2.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.08
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.12
$5.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.6
$13.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.4
$2.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
$1.8
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
$0.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.86
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.35
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.47
$16.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$3.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.93
$4.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.73
$5.48
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.42
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.25
$1.48
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$47.3
$34.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.73
$6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$43.9
$23.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.6
$7.16
👖 Brand Jeans
$47
$80.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$84
$91.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$80.5
$388
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5670
$20843

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$718
12 km or 7.3 mi Maiquetia
$702
16 km or 9.7 mi Catia La Mar
$770
21 km or 13 mi Los Teques
$745
30 km or 18 mi Charallave
$703
37 km or 23 mi Cua
$719
40 km or 25 mi Santa Lucia
$703
43 km or 27 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$759
43 km or 27 mi Guatire
$737
43 km or 27 mi Guarenas
$740
46 km or 29 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$727
53 km or 33 mi La Victoria
$720
67 km or 41 mi Turmero
$620
67 km or 41 mi Cagua
$702
75 km or 47 mi Santa Rita
$710
78 km or 48 mi Maracay
$570
78 km or 49 mi Palo Negro
$646
80 km or 50 mi El Limon
$701
82 km or 51 mi San Juan de los Morros
$702
93 km or 58 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$731
108 km or 67 mi Guacara
$712
115 km or 71 mi Los Guayos
$703
119 km or 74 mi Puerto Cabello
$682
122 km or 76 mi Valencia
$842
135 km or 84 mi Tocuyito
$716
163 km or 101 mi Tinaquillo
$705
176 km or 109 mi Valle de la Pascua
$752
184 km or 114 mi Calabozo
$732
199 km or 124 mi San Felipe
$720
204 km or 127 mi San Carlos
$701
219 km or 136 mi Zaraza
$705
235 km or 146 mi Kralendijk
$1683
245 km or 152 mi Yaritagua
$706
247 km or 154 mi Lecheria
$740
249 km or 155 mi Barcelona
$773
255 km or 159 mi Puerto la Cruz
$677
260 km or 162 mi Cabudare
$640
268 km or 167 mi Barquisimeto
$791
270 km or 167 mi Acarigua
$721
271 km or 168 mi Araure
$715

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Distance City Cost of living
38 km or 24 mi Chongzhou
$669
38 km or 24 mi Pengzhou
$673
41 km or 25 mi Guanghan
$664
53 km or 33 mi Shifang
$659
55 km or 34 mi Jianyang
$679
56 km or 35 mi Dujiangyan
$669
60 km or 38 mi Deyang
$723
65 km or 40 mi Qionglai
$666
71 km or 44 mi Meishan
$713
77 km or 48 mi Mianzhu
$661
81 km or 50 mi Ziyang
$704
110 km or 68 mi Mianyang
$565
124 km or 77 mi Leshan
$720
127 km or 79 mi Ya'an
$688
127 km or 79 mi Shehong
$676
131 km or 81 mi Emeishan
$656
139 km or 87 mi Jiangyou
$671
145 km or 90 mi Suining
$720
153 km or 95 mi Neijiang
$786
161 km or 100 mi Zigong
$684
188 km or 117 mi Longchang
$667
193 km or 120 mi Nanchong
$657
208 km or 129 mi Langzhong
$669
219 km or 136 mi Yibin
$726
237 km or 148 mi Luzhou
$735
247 km or 153 mi Guang'an
$722
259 km or 161 mi Guangyuan
$707
261 km or 162 mi Huaying
$654
265 km or 165 mi Chongqing
$685
288 km or 179 mi Bazhong
$719
333 km or 207 mi Dazhou
$693
341 km or 212 mi Longnan
$709
353 km or 220 mi Xichang
$676
372 km or 231 mi Zhaotong
$743
388 km or 241 mi Hanzhong
$720
390 km or 243 mi Renhuai
$666
392 km or 244 mi Bijie
$765
408 km or 253 mi Wanyuan
$657
431 km or 268 mi Zunyi
$710
459 km or 285 mi Liupanshui
$700