Caracas vs Shaoyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Shaoyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$767
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$1981
🏠 One person rent
$358
$344
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$561
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$255
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$82.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$893
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
96 km
🎓 Higher education
55
23
😀 Quality of life
42
43
🏙️ Population
1.94M
6.56M

The cost of living in Caracas is 19% more expensive than in Shaoyang. Cities ranked 5665th and 6173rd ($916 vs $767) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 47th 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 1.2 months in Shaoyang. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Shaoyang ranked 234th in China, while ranked 6863rd and 6718th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Shaoyang

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Caracas Shaoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$21.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$5.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$1.71
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$3.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$396
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$268
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$683
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$443
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$36.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$56.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$13.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
5.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$4915
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$3070
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$19.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$4.44
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$1.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$4.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$1.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$0.84
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$0.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$1.31
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$13.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$3.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$5.18
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.67
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$1.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$36.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$6.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$35.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$5.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$58.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$84.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$404
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$15003

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
50 km or 31 mi Lengshuijiang
$651
54 km or 34 mi Lianyuan
$682
76 km or 47 mi Loudi
$733
89 km or 55 mi Yongzhou
$751
117 km or 73 mi Hengyang
$678
151 km or 94 mi Hongjiang
$657
153 km or 95 mi Huaihua
$739
158 km or 98 mi Xiangtan
$708
160 km or 99 mi Ningxiang
$683
171 km or 107 mi Yiyang
$739
178 km or 111 mi Zhuzhou
$820
182 km or 113 mi Changsha
$828
201 km or 125 mi Changde
$770
205 km or 127 mi Liling
$676
209 km or 130 mi Jishou
$646
223 km or 138 mi Chenzhou
$815
231 km or 143 mi Zhangjiajie
$690
232 km or 144 mi Tongren
$717
239 km or 148 mi Pingxiang
$696
250 km or 155 mi Guilin
$539
269 km or 167 mi Jinshi
$643
286 km or 178 mi Yueyang
$749
287 km or 179 mi Lianzhou
$651
290 km or 180 mi Shishou
$661
294 km or 183 mi Yichun
$747
314 km or 195 mi Hezhou
$701
315 km or 196 mi Linxiang
$661
328 km or 204 mi Songzi
$669
344 km or 214 mi Shaoguan
$688
346 km or 215 mi Xinyu
$680
346 km or 215 mi Honghu
$669
347 km or 216 mi Ji'an
$747
350 km or 217 mi Yidu
$653
351 km or 218 mi Jingzhou
$693
362 km or 225 mi Chibi
$657
378 km or 235 mi Ganzhou
$792
385 km or 239 mi Liuzhou
$698
386 km or 240 mi Yichang
$724
391 km or 243 mi Enshi
$670
397 km or 246 mi Xiantao
$638