Changchun vs Vancouver - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Vancouver
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$2298
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$5346
🏠 One person rent
$270
$1414
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$2463
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$584
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$3829
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
74
80
😀 Quality of life
58
92
🏙️ Population
9.07M
631K

The cost of living in Changchun is 72% less expensive than in Vancouver. Cities ranked 7261st and 251st ($634 vs $2298) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 5th in China and Canada, respectively. Check China vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 1.7 months in Vancouver. Changchun ranked 19th best city to live in China vs Vancouver ranked 6th in Canada, while ranked 5447th and 59th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Vancouver

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Changchun Vancouver
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$15.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$83.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$9.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$5.59
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$3.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$2.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$1486
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$1228
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$3066
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$2097
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$70.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$108
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$64.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
4.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$10502
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$8162
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$2.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$95.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$1.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$2.1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$2.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$2.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$3.9
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$12
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$15.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$3.2
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$3.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$3.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$2.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$1.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$3.5
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$3.53
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$14
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$9.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$5.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$3.76
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$3.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$39.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$17.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$61.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$94.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$1064
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$20084

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
7.8 km or 4.8 mi North Vancouver
$2084
9.6 km or 6 mi Richmond
$1869
11 km or 6.8 mi Burnaby
$2209
17 km or 10 mi Delta
$1765
20 km or 12 mi Surrey
$1950
23 km or 14 mi Coquitlam
$2071
36 km or 22 mi Langley
$1837
36 km or 23 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
60 km or 37 mi Abbotsford
$1579
62 km or 38 mi Nanaimo
$1978
72 km or 45 mi Bellingham
$2177
84 km or 52 mi Chilliwack
$1872
88 km or 54 mi Saanich
$2126
94 km or 58 mi Langford
$1705
94 km or 58 mi Victoria
$1906
97 km or 61 mi Whistler
$2493
108 km or 67 mi Mount Vernon
$1950
111 km or 69 mi Oak Harbor
$1897
129 km or 80 mi Port Angeles
$1782
130 km or 81 mi Sequim
$1931
145 km or 90 mi Courtenay
$1671
149 km or 92 mi Marysville
$1950
156 km or 97 mi Lake Stevens
$1938
158 km or 98 mi Everett
$2379
159 km or 99 mi Mukilteo
$1949
168 km or 104 mi Mill Creek
$1938
170 km or 105 mi Lynnwood
$1952
170 km or 105 mi Edmonds
$1950
175 km or 109 mi Shoreline
$2344
177 km or 110 mi Campbell River
$1955
177 km or 110 mi Bothell
$2304
178 km or 111 mi Kenmore
$1877
182 km or 113 mi Bainbridge Island
$2335
186 km or 116 mi Kirkland
$1944
190 km or 118 mi Bremerton
$2337
190 km or 118 mi Redmond
$2682
191 km or 119 mi Seattle
$2734
194 km or 120 mi Bellevue
$2817
198 km or 123 mi Mercer Island
$1941
198 km or 123 mi Sammamish
$1954