Caracas vs Shaoyang - Cost of Living Comparison

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Caracas Shaoyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$982
$588
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2335
$1621
🏠 One person rent
$367
$218
🏘️ Family rent
$592
$408
🍽️ Food expenses
$391
$223
🚐 Transport expenses
$128
$76.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$721
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
54
25
😀 Quality of life
41
43
🏙️ Population
2.25M
6.56M

The cost of living in Caracas is 67% more expensive than in Shaoyang. Cities ranked 5507th and 7803rd ($982 vs $588) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 378th 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 235th in China, while ranked 7023rd and 6782nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Caracas Shaoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12.9
$3.07
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$46.4
$17.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.4
$4.12
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.32
 Cappuccino
$3.02
$3.16
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.32
$0.45
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$347
$250
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$308
$155
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$638
$645
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$508
$276
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$14.1
$29.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$21.5
$44.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.6
$14.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
28.68%
4.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$837
$3575
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1222
$3108
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$29.5
$21.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.2
$3.41
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.98
$1.75
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.9
$1.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.63
$1.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.74
$10.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.34
$3.76
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.01
$12.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
$1.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$1.4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
$0.95
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.16
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.91
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.33
$1.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.38
$11.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$0.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.25
$2.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.89
$4.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.72
$5.33
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.3
$1.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.61
$1.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$59.4
$28.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.29
$5.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$36.7
$23.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.6
$5.17
👖 Brand Jeans
$46.4
$56.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$93.9
$65.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$83
$358
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3553
$11083

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$860
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$846
16 km or 9.7 mi Catia La Mar
$887
21 km or 13 mi Los Teques
$844
30 km or 18 mi Charallave
$814
37 km or 23 mi Cua
$814
40 km or 25 mi Santa Lucia
$806
43 km or 27 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$843
43 km or 27 mi Guatire
$817
43 km or 27 mi Guarenas
$824
46 km or 29 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$799
53 km or 33 mi La Victoria
$719
67 km or 41 mi Turmero
$717
67 km or 41 mi Cagua
$691
75 km or 47 mi Santa Rita
$637
78 km or 48 mi Maracay
$580
78 km or 49 mi Palo Negro
$645
80 km or 50 mi El Limon
$611
82 km or 51 mi San Juan de los Morros
$707
93 km or 58 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$763
108 km or 67 mi Guacara
$735
115 km or 71 mi Los Guayos
$708
119 km or 74 mi Puerto Cabello
$720
122 km or 76 mi Valencia
$794
135 km or 84 mi Tocuyito
$717
163 km or 101 mi Tinaquillo
$700
176 km or 109 mi Valle de la Pascua
$749
184 km or 114 mi Calabozo
$716
199 km or 124 mi San Felipe
$703
204 km or 127 mi San Carlos
$689
219 km or 136 mi Zaraza
$704
235 km or 146 mi Kralendijk
$1786
245 km or 152 mi Yaritagua
$666
247 km or 154 mi Lecheria
$760
249 km or 155 mi Barcelona
$718
255 km or 159 mi Puerto la Cruz
$724
260 km or 162 mi Cabudare
$655
268 km or 167 mi Barquisimeto
$711
270 km or 167 mi Acarigua
$684
271 km or 168 mi Araure
$687

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Distance City Cost of living
50 km or 31 mi Lengshuijiang
$543
54 km or 34 mi Lianyuan
$560
76 km or 47 mi Loudi
$577
89 km or 55 mi Yongzhou
$592
117 km or 73 mi Hengyang
$537
151 km or 94 mi Hongjiang
$555
153 km or 95 mi Huaihua
$593
158 km or 98 mi Xiangtan
$583
160 km or 99 mi Ningxiang
$564
171 km or 107 mi Yiyang
$582
178 km or 111 mi Zhuzhou
$593
182 km or 113 mi Changsha
$540
201 km or 125 mi Changde
$584
205 km or 127 mi Liling
$574
209 km or 130 mi Jishou
$561
223 km or 138 mi Chenzhou
$759
231 km or 143 mi Zhangjiajie
$592
232 km or 144 mi Tongren
$596
239 km or 148 mi Pingxiang
$579
250 km or 155 mi Guilin
$537
269 km or 167 mi Jinshi
$564
286 km or 178 mi Yueyang
$612
287 km or 179 mi Lianzhou
$784
290 km or 180 mi Shishou
$579
294 km or 183 mi Yichun
$594
314 km or 195 mi Hezhou
$796
315 km or 196 mi Linxiang
$586
328 km or 204 mi Songzi
$585
344 km or 214 mi Shaoguan
$873
346 km or 215 mi Xinyu
$593
346 km or 215 mi Honghu
$608
347 km or 216 mi Ji'an
$629
350 km or 217 mi Yidu
$579
351 km or 218 mi Jingzhou
$619
362 km or 225 mi Chibi
$602
378 km or 235 mi Ganzhou
$831
385 km or 239 mi Liuzhou
$606
386 km or 240 mi Yichang
$610
391 km or 243 mi Enshi
$599
397 km or 246 mi Xiantao
$592