Changhua vs Manama - Cost of Living Comparison

Changhua Manama
🚶 Cost of living one person
$842
$1307
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2344
$2844
🏠 One person rent
$313
$808
🏘️ Family rent
$673
$1324
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$343
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$55.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1138
$1902
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
84
44
😀 Quality of life
63
68
🏙️ Population
235K
157K

The cost of living in Changhua is 36% less expensive than in Manama. Cities ranked 5938th and 3149th ($842 vs $1307) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 1st in Taiwan and Bahrain, respectively. Check Taiwan vs Bahrain comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Changhua compared to 1.5 months in Manama. Changhua ranked 10th best city to live in Taiwan vs Manama ranked 1st in Bahrain, while ranked 4540th and 3006th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changhua vs Manama

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Changhua Manama
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.86
$5.42
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
$44.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.95
$7.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$8.68
 Cappuccino
$2.45
$5.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.99
$0.75
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$333
$808
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$598
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$1315
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$542
$1039
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.4
$120
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68
$182
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25
$47.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.99%
6.05%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3697
$1538
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2802
$1248
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.4
$37.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.61
$21.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$0.52
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.81
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
$1.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.31
$1.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.29
$2.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
$6.78
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.7
$6.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$2.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
$1.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$2.37
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
$18.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$3.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
$5.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$5.49
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.32
$5.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2
$2.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.58
$3.42
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$67.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.09
$9.47
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.1
$39.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$4.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.1
$47.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$98.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$435
$350
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8982
$8196

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$828
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63 km or 39 mi Miaoli
$708
66 km or 41 mi Chiayi
$882
93 km or 58 mi Hsinchu
$807
98 km or 61 mi Zhubei
$1006
111 km or 69 mi Taoyuan
$854
126 km or 78 mi Tainan
$859
140 km or 87 mi New Taipei
$1064
145 km or 90 mi Yilan
$758
149 km or 92 mi Taipei
$1271
158 km or 98 mi Taitung
$1091
163 km or 101 mi Kaohsiung
$914
170 km or 106 mi Keelung
$973
215 km or 133 mi Jinjiang
$702
217 km or 135 mi Putian
$705
218 km or 136 mi Quanzhou
$757
227 km or 141 mi Kinmen
$828
253 km or 157 mi Xiamen
$828
256 km or 159 mi Fuzhou
$700
295 km or 183 mi Zhangzhou
$751
307 km or 191 mi Ningde
$701
368 km or 229 mi Ishigaki
$1022
372 km or 231 mi Nanping
$684
373 km or 231 mi Longyan
$691
381 km or 237 mi Sanming
$694
398 km or 248 mi Shantou
$1051
399 km or 248 mi Chaozhou
$648
413 km or 257 mi Rui'an
$687
428 km or 266 mi Jieyang
$747
437 km or 272 mi Wenzhou
$968
448 km or 279 mi Meizhou
$775
452 km or 281 mi Puning
$700
481 km or 299 mi Wuyishan
$642
487 km or 302 mi Wenling
$688
488 km or 303 mi Miyakojima
$1022
491 km or 305 mi Lishui
$768
536 km or 333 mi Linhai
$675
550 km or 342 mi Shangrao
$765

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$1152
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$1002
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$969
54 km or 33 mi Dammam
$1004
98 km or 61 mi Qatif
$889
110 km or 68 mi Al Khor
$1755
126 km or 78 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
126 km or 78 mi Jubail
$861
139 km or 87 mi Doha
$1894
307 km or 191 mi Bushehr
$694
345 km or 214 mi Borazjan
$657
376 km or 233 mi Al Wafrah
$954
388 km or 241 mi Jahrom
$660
392 km or 244 mi Kazerun
$656
421 km or 262 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
424 km or 263 mi Shiraz
$724
426 km or 265 mi Riyadh
$1132
427 km or 265 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
428 km or 266 mi Fasa
$939
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$1313
461 km or 287 mi Marvdasht
$659
467 km or 290 mi Al-Faw
$588
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$1899
488 km or 303 mi Behbahan
$660
491 km or 305 mi Sharjah
$1360
498 km or 309 mi Umm Qasr
$588
498 km or 310 mi Ajman
$871
501 km or 312 mi Bandar-e Mahshahr
$661
503 km or 312 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
504 km or 313 mi Yasuj
$611
510 km or 317 mi Abadan
$630
524 km or 326 mi Khorramshahr
$657
543 km or 337 mi Az Zubayr
$601
547 km or 340 mi Basra
$823
555 km or 345 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
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$1448
573 km or 356 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
589 km or 366 mi Fujairah
$1095
597 km or 371 mi Ahvaz
$490
617 km or 383 mi Sirjan
$663