Caracas vs Chongqing - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Chongqing
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$725
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$2101
🏠 One person rent
$358
$238
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$422
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$307
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$72.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$772
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
55
88
😀 Quality of life
42
55
🏙️ Population
1.94M
7.74M

The cost of living in Caracas is 26% more expensive than in Chongqing. Cities ranked 5665th and 6369th ($916 vs $725) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 99th 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 Chongqing. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Chongqing ranked 28th in China, while ranked 6863rd and 5791st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Chongqing

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Caracas Chongqing
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$6.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$25.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$4.54
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$3.43
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$4.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$291
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$161
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$474
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$322
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$37.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$57.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$13
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
5.52%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$2871
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$1924
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$18.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$4.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$2.21
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$1.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$2.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$6.15
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$2.05
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$0.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$17.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$0.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$4.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$9.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$1.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$2.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$45.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$5.99
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$61.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$7.98
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$81.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$80.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$373
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$22110

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi La Guaira
$700
12 km or 7.3 mi Maiquetia
$678
16 km or 9.7 mi Catia La Mar
$774
21 km or 13 mi Los Teques
$771
30 km or 18 mi Charallave
$681
37 km or 23 mi Cua
$702
40 km or 25 mi Santa Lucia
$679
43 km or 27 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
43 km or 27 mi Guatire
$760
43 km or 27 mi Guarenas
$762
46 km or 29 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
53 km or 33 mi La Victoria
$702
67 km or 41 mi Turmero
$614
67 km or 41 mi Cagua
$682
75 km or 47 mi Santa Rita
$690
78 km or 48 mi Maracay
$557
78 km or 49 mi Palo Negro
$636
80 km or 50 mi El Limon
$681
82 km or 51 mi San Juan de los Morros
$680
93 km or 58 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
108 km or 67 mi Guacara
$672
115 km or 71 mi Los Guayos
$680
119 km or 74 mi Puerto Cabello
$670
122 km or 76 mi Valencia
$869
135 km or 84 mi Tocuyito
$698
163 km or 101 mi Tinaquillo
$680
176 km or 109 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
184 km or 114 mi Calabozo
$697
199 km or 124 mi San Felipe
$704
204 km or 127 mi San Carlos
$679
219 km or 136 mi Zaraza
$683
235 km or 146 mi Kralendijk
$1524
245 km or 152 mi Yaritagua
$685
247 km or 154 mi Lecheria
$688
249 km or 155 mi Barcelona
$701
255 km or 159 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
260 km or 162 mi Cabudare
$628
268 km or 167 mi Barquisimeto
$798
270 km or 167 mi Acarigua
$703
271 km or 168 mi Araure
$696

Cities near Chongqing

Distance City Cost of living
97 km or 60 mi Huaying
$650
103 km or 64 mi Guang'an
$722
120 km or 75 mi Longchang
$663
127 km or 79 mi Luzhou
$737
140 km or 87 mi Suining
$720
140 km or 87 mi Neijiang
$785
145 km or 90 mi Nanchong
$677
170 km or 106 mi Zigong
$688
183 km or 113 mi Shehong
$672
191 km or 119 mi Ziyang
$710
194 km or 120 mi Renhuai
$665
201 km or 125 mi Yibin
$731
208 km or 129 mi Dazhou
$719
209 km or 130 mi Zunyi
$733
211 km or 131 mi Jianyang
$678
232 km or 144 mi Langzhong
$668
249 km or 154 mi Lichuan
$667
258 km or 160 mi Bazhong
$721
264 km or 164 mi Meishan
$714
265 km or 165 mi Chengdu
$752
266 km or 165 mi Leshan
$721
266 km or 166 mi Guanghan
$662
268 km or 167 mi Deyang
$724
272 km or 169 mi Mianyang
$566
277 km or 172 mi Bijie
$768
285 km or 177 mi Shifang
$652
292 km or 181 mi Emeishan
$652
294 km or 183 mi Pengzhou
$668
298 km or 185 mi Enshi
$670
298 km or 185 mi Mianzhu
$657
298 km or 185 mi Chongzhou
$664
300 km or 186 mi Jiangyou
$670
309 km or 192 mi Qionglai
$662
316 km or 196 mi Wanyuan
$653
320 km or 199 mi Dujiangyan
$664
327 km or 203 mi Guangyuan
$710
331 km or 206 mi Guiyang
$603
331 km or 206 mi Tongren
$717
342 km or 212 mi Ya'an
$693
342 km or 213 mi Jishou
$646