Changchun vs Wellington - Cost of Living Comparison

Changchun Wellington
🚶 Cost of living one person
$634
$1893
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1841
$4144
🏠 One person rent
$270
$1169
🏘️ Family rent
$518
$1896
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$482
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.2
$128
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1315
$3461
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
74
17
😀 Quality of life
58
86
🏙️ Population
9.07M
419K

The cost of living in Changchun is 67% less expensive than in Wellington. Cities ranked 7261st and 1822nd ($634 vs $1893) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 515th and 2nd in China and New Zealand, respectively. Check China vs New Zealand comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Changchun compared to 1.8 months in Wellington. Changchun ranked 19th best city to live in China vs Wellington ranked 3rd in New Zealand, while ranked 5447th and 197th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changchun vs Wellington

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Changchun Wellington
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
$10.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$15.9
$50.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.55
$8.58
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$6.63
 Cappuccino
$3.64
$3.19
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.33
$2.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$294
$1240
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
$977
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$621
$1938
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$410
$1650
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.9
$89.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.6
$138
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.4
$50.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
4.28%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1787
$5371
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10379
$4382
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$2.4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.36
$92.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.49
$17.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.34
$1.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.09
$1.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
$1.87
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.62
$4.39
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$9.88
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$8.88
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.2
$14.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$2.68
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$2.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$4.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.68
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
$0.71
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
$2.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.2
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.59
$3.58
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.07
$22.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.01
$12.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
$4.37
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
$2.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42
$2.93
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$43.4
$33.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.46
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.9
$35.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.36
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.1
$70.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.2
$92.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$413
$735
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22345
$11349

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$680
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$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
14 km or 8.8 mi Lower Hutt
$1455
18 km or 11 mi Porirua
$920
29 km or 18 mi Upper Hutt
$1378
46 km or 29 mi Paraparaumu
$1388
73 km or 46 mi Blenheim
$1384
81 km or 51 mi Masterton
$1248
125 km or 78 mi Palmerston North
$1242
129 km or 80 mi Nelson
$1468
152 km or 95 mi Whanganui
$1504
252 km or 157 mi Hastings
$1011
255 km or 159 mi New Plymouth
$1342
270 km or 168 mi Napier
$1209
305 km or 190 mi Christchurch
$1643
310 km or 192 mi Taupo
$1410
372 km or 231 mi Rotorua
$1276
392 km or 244 mi Hamilton
$1461
402 km or 250 mi Gisborne
$1544
418 km or 260 mi Tauranga
$1561
450 km or 279 mi Timaru
$1867
455 km or 283 mi Pukekohe
$1234
479 km or 298 mi Manukau
$1320
486 km or 302 mi Waitakere
$1361
494 km or 307 mi Auckland
$2043
521 km or 324 mi Hibiscus Coast
$1386
596 km or 371 mi Wanaka
$1135
614 km or 382 mi Dunedin
$1223
620 km or 385 mi Whangarei
$1401
647 km or 402 mi Queenstown
$1793
768 km or 477 mi Invercargill
$1191
2223 km or 1381 mi Wollongong
$1554
2226 km or 1383 mi Dee Why
$1970
2227 km or 1384 mi Sydney
$2294
2235 km or 1389 mi Newcastle
$1798
2235 km or 1389 mi Port Macquarie
$1640
2246 km or 1395 mi Parramatta
$1896
2254 km or 1401 mi Noumea
$1559
2255 km or 1401 mi Kellyville
$1656
2256 km or 1402 mi Blacktown
$1581
2263 km or 1406 mi Hobart
$1648
2266 km or 1408 mi Dumbea
$1457