Castries vs Guangzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

Castries Guangzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$995
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2620
$2664
🏠 One person rent
$388
$512
🏘️ Family rent
$786
$924
🍽️ Food expenses
$456
$280
🚐 Transport expenses
$81.8
$99.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$985
$1257
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
3
97
😀 Quality of life
41
75
🏙️ Population
70K
18.7M

The cost of living in Castries is 4% more expensive than in Guangzhou. Cities ranked 4537th and 5389th ($1031 vs $995) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 11th in Saint Lucia and China, respectively. Check Saint Lucia vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Castries compared to 1.3 months in Guangzhou. Castries ranked 1st best city to live in Saint Lucia vs Guangzhou ranked 5th in China, while ranked 6983rd and 737th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Castries vs Guangzhou

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Castries Guangzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.32
$4.33
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.3
$31.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$4.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.02
$3.49
 Cappuccino
$2.49
$4.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$429
$635
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$243
$410
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$937
$1251
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$586
$743
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$42.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.6
$64.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.2
$15
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.29%
5.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1454
$13733
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1017
$5739
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
$0.37
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.3
$29.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$39.3
$5.41
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.65
$1.14
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.09
$2.28
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.05
$1.86
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$1.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.43
$2.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.56
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$5.39
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$11
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.68
$1.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$1.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.46
$1.67
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$1.43
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$0.96
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$1.04
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.2
$1.15
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.1
$10.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.79
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.14
$4.42
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.09
$5.41
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
$1.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.23
$2.56
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.2
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$7.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45
$48.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.44
$9.62
👖 Brand Jeans
$69.8
$70.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$110
$90.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$170
$619
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1853
$25579

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Cities near Castries

Distance City Cost of living
32 km or 20 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
66 km or 41 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
83 km or 51 mi Georgetown
$845
98 km or 61 mi Kingstown
$866
149 km or 93 mi Roseau
$943
172 km or 107 mi Holetown
$1268
180 km or 112 mi Bridgetown
$1262
181 km or 112 mi Portsmouth
$1233
222 km or 138 mi Grenville
$1000
234 km or 146 mi St. George's
$1018
234 km or 146 mi Basse-Terre
$1203
249 km or 155 mi Sainte-Anne
$1210
250 km or 156 mi Petit-Bourg
$1207
257 km or 160 mi Les Abymes
$1210
259 km or 161 mi Baie-Mahault
$1211
260 km or 162 mi Le Moule
$1208
316 km or 196 mi Scarborough
$1100
348 km or 216 mi All Saints
$1548
357 km or 222 mi St. John's
$1546
377 km or 234 mi Port of Spain
$1002
378 km or 235 mi San Juan
$908
392 km or 244 mi Chaguanas
$973
410 km or 255 mi Basseterre
$1177
415 km or 258 mi Cayon
$1221
418 km or 260 mi San Fernando
$928
445 km or 277 mi Carupano
$691
456 km or 283 mi La Asuncion
$682
461 km or 286 mi Porlamar
$589
497 km or 309 mi Philipsburg
$1845
526 km or 327 mi Cumana
$707
532 km or 330 mi Maturin
$980
563 km or 350 mi Tucupita
$679
577 km or 358 mi Saint Croix
$2457
578 km or 359 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
586 km or 364 mi Lecheria
$688
590 km or 367 mi Barcelona
$701
626 km or 389 mi Road Town
$2248
635 km or 395 mi Anaco
$697
640 km or 398 mi Cantaura
$681
641 km or 399 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366

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Distance City Cost of living
19 km or 12 mi Foshan
$641
51 km or 32 mi Dongguan
$787
63 km or 39 mi Jiangmen
$711
65 km or 41 mi Qingyuan
$733
67 km or 42 mi Zhongshan
$663
83 km or 52 mi Zhaoqing
$707
100 km or 62 mi Zhuhai
$675
102 km or 63 mi Kaiping
$665
105 km or 65 mi Shenzhen
$1134
111 km or 69 mi Macau
$1613
118 km or 73 mi Huizhou
$763
127 km or 79 mi Yunfu
$763
131 km or 81 mi Kowloon
$2352
132 km or 82 mi Hong Kong
$2822
162 km or 100 mi Heyuan
$696
189 km or 117 mi Shaoguan
$688
194 km or 121 mi Yangjiang
$719
202 km or 126 mi Wuzhou
$727
205 km or 127 mi Lianzhou
$651
216 km or 134 mi Shanwei
$710
225 km or 140 mi Hezhou
$701
281 km or 175 mi Gaozhou
$686
291 km or 181 mi Maoming
$537
298 km or 185 mi Chenzhou
$815
298 km or 185 mi Puning
$700
319 km or 198 mi Meizhou
$775
321 km or 199 mi Jieyang
$747
323 km or 201 mi Yulin
$753
345 km or 214 mi Ganzhou
$792
349 km or 217 mi Chaozhou
$648
352 km or 219 mi Shantou
$1051
364 km or 226 mi Zhanjiang
$667
373 km or 232 mi Guigang
$673
384 km or 239 mi Guilin
$539
406 km or 252 mi Yongzhou
$751
414 km or 257 mi Liuzhou
$698
416 km or 259 mi Laibin
$704
424 km or 264 mi Hengyang
$678
440 km or 273 mi Longyan
$691
460 km or 286 mi Haikou
$608