Changhua vs Vientiane - Cost of Living Comparison

Changhua Vientiane
🚶 Cost of living one person
$842
$905
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2344
$2380
🏠 One person rent
$313
$453
🏘️ Family rent
$673
$1049
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$297
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.6
$57.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1138
$314
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
84
13
😀 Quality of life
63
27
🏙️ Population
235K
948K

The cost of living in Changhua is 7% less expensive than in Vientiane. Cities ranked 5938th and 5700th ($842 vs $905) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 11th and 1st in Taiwan and Laos, respectively. Check Taiwan vs Laos comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months in Changhua compared to 0.3 months in Vientiane. Changhua ranked 10th best city to live in Taiwan vs Vientiane ranked 1st in Laos, while ranked 4540th and 8754th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changhua vs Vientiane

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Changhua Vientiane
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.86
$3.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.8
$26.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.95
$4.99
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.39
$1.13
 Cappuccino
$2.45
$2.17
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.99
$1.09
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$333
$461
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$252
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$1125
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$542
$793
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.4
$58.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68
$88.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25
$101
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.99%
10.02%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3697
$2512
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2802
$495
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.69
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.4
$5.91
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.61
$9.96
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$1.08
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.81
$3.04
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.78
$1.82
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.31
$1.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.29
$2.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$21
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.13
$4.29
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.7
$11.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$4.73
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.04
$1.1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.06
$2.96
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.49
$2.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$2.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.78
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$1.24
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.2
$13.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
$2.03
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$3.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.32
$2.93
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2
$1.46
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.58
$1.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.6
$34
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.09
$5.03
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$46.1
$20.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.7
$4.39
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.1
$93.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$125
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$435
$126
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8982
$4450

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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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Distance City Cost of living
63 km or 39 mi Udon Thani
$468
109 km or 68 mi Vang Vieng
$833
172 km or 107 mi Khon Kaen
$577
220 km or 136 mi Luang Prabang
$801
241 km or 150 mi Thakhek
$846
279 km or 173 mi Phitsanulok
$420
336 km or 209 mi Vinh
$514
337 km or 210 mi Nakhon Ratchasima
$580
352 km or 219 mi Ha Tinh
$536
363 km or 225 mi Nakhon Sawan
$479
363 km or 225 mi Chiang Rai
$498
388 km or 241 mi Ubon Ratchathani
$457
392 km or 243 mi Thanh Hoa
$532
392 km or 244 mi Chiang Mai
$539
427 km or 265 mi Dong Hoi
$516
463 km or 288 mi Nam Dinh
$513
465 km or 289 mi Pai
$533
475 km or 295 mi Viet Tri
$487
480 km or 298 mi Thai Binh
$472
480 km or 298 mi Tha Khlong
$536
481 km or 299 mi Hanoi
$638
487 km or 303 mi Jinghong
$658
489 km or 304 mi Serei Saophoan
$638
491 km or 305 mi Rangsit
$485
503 km or 313 mi Sa Pa
$504
504 km or 313 mi Pak Kret
$532
507 km or 315 mi Nonthaburi
$582
508 km or 316 mi Bac Ninh
$529
512 km or 318 mi Hai Duong
$549
519 km or 323 mi Bangkok
$848
527 km or 328 mi Pu Chao Saming Phrai
$535
528 km or 328 mi Thai Nguyen
$528
529 km or 329 mi Siem Reap
$639
530 km or 329 mi Haiphong
$571
530 km or 330 mi Lat Luang
$535
535 km or 333 mi Nakhon Pathom
$401
540 km or 336 mi Hpa-an
$757
545 km or 338 mi Battambang
$540
553 km or 344 mi Mawlamyine
$747
555 km or 345 mi Hue
$468