Changchun vs Reykjavik - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Reykjavik
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$2127
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$4545
🏠 One person rent
$270
$1203
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$1891
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$665
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$85.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$3489
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
74
51
😀 Quality of life
58
87
🏙️ Population
9.07M
129K

The cost of living in Changchun is 70% less expensive than in Reykjavik. Cities ranked 7261st and 377th ($634 vs $2127) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 2nd in China and Iceland, respectively. Check China vs Iceland comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 1.6 months in Reykjavik. Changchun ranked 19th best city to live in China vs Reykjavik ranked 1st in Iceland, while ranked 5447th and 164th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Reykjavik

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Changchun Reykjavik
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$16.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$79.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$13.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$8.9
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$4.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$2.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$1282
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$1010
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$2001
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$1637
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$76.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$119
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$62.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
5.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$6311
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$4566
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$3.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$72.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$27.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$2.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$3.33
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$3.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$5.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$14.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$16.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$24.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$2.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$2.37
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$4.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$2.71
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$1.28
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$2.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$21
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$3.26
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$12.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$5.47
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$3.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$2.87
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$60.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$12.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$43.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$36.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$116
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$144
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$310
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$6855

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Distance City Cost of living
54 km or 34 mi Gongzhuling
$680
81 km or 50 mi Dehui
$672
105 km or 65 mi Siping
$696
109 km or 68 mi Jilin
$693
112 km or 69 mi Liaoyuan
$680
127 km or 79 mi Panshi
$649
138 km or 86 mi Fuyu
$668
143 km or 89 mi Shuangliao
$654
148 km or 92 mi Yushu
$683
150 km or 93 mi Shulan
$663
157 km or 98 mi Meihekou
$663
162 km or 100 mi Huadian
$654
173 km or 107 mi Jiaohe
$654
178 km or 111 mi Kaiyuan
$659
193 km or 120 mi Da'an
$655
210 km or 131 mi Wuchang
$673
211 km or 131 mi Diaobingshan
$643
211 km or 131 mi Tieling
$717
235 km or 146 mi Harbin
$748
238 km or 148 mi Tongliao
$715
240 km or 149 mi Baishan
$683
248 km or 154 mi Zhaodong
$663
250 km or 155 mi Fushun
$481
250 km or 155 mi Taonan
$655
251 km or 156 mi Dunhua
$653
263 km or 163 mi Shangzhi
$662
267 km or 166 mi Baicheng
$701
271 km or 169 mi Linjiang
$635
274 km or 170 mi Shenyang
$614
279 km or 173 mi Anda
$658
287 km or 178 mi Xinmin
$664
300 km or 187 mi Daqing
$661
313 km or 194 mi Benxi
$682
315 km or 196 mi Dengta
$657
319 km or 198 mi Ji'an
$643
335 km or 208 mi Suihua
$728
337 km or 209 mi Liaoyang
$690
343 km or 213 mi Helong
$640
344 km or 214 mi Ning'an
$655
345 km or 214 mi Ulanhot
$648

Cities near Reykjavik

Distance City Cost of living
6.8 km or 4.2 mi Kopavogur
$2132
9.8 km or 6.1 mi Hafnarfjorur
$1961
38 km or 24 mi Keflavik
$1883
247 km or 153 mi Akureyri
$1701
795 km or 494 mi Torshavn
$1597
1204 km or 748 mi Inverness
$1406
1230 km or 764 mi Elgin
$1409
1300 km or 808 mi Derry
$1261
1309 km or 813 mi Greenock
$1198
1321 km or 821 mi Aberdeen
$1302
1325 km or 823 mi Perth
$1553
1328 km or 825 mi Stirling
$1282
1331 km or 827 mi Paisley
$1498
1333 km or 828 mi Alloa
$1497
1337 km or 831 mi Glasgow
$1533
1339 km or 832 mi Dundee
$1157
1340 km or 833 mi Omagh
$1494
1341 km or 833 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
1342 km or 834 mi Irvine
$1496
1348 km or 838 mi East Kilbride
$1500
1349 km or 838 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
1351 km or 839 mi Dunfermline
$1384
1353 km or 841 mi Hamilton
$1497
1357 km or 843 mi Ayr
$955
1360 km or 845 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
1365 km or 848 mi Livingston
$1378
1372 km or 852 mi Edinburgh
$1695
1382 km or 859 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
1387 km or 862 mi Belfast
$1545
1390 km or 864 mi Bangor
$1128
1391 km or 864 mi Lisburn
$1495
1401 km or 871 mi Alesund
$1544
1413 km or 878 mi Galway
$1828
1425 km or 886 mi Dundalk
$1694
1431 km or 889 mi Dumfries
$1200
1433 km or 891 mi Nuuk
$2011
1441 km or 895 mi Molde
$1739
1454 km or 903 mi Kristiansund
$1755
1455 km or 904 mi Drogheda
$1683
1455 km or 904 mi Bergen
$1747