Changsha vs Dammam - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Dammam
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$1004
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$2305
🏠 One person rent
$413
$461
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$691
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$307
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$125
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$1763
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
19 km
🎓 Higher education
94
39
😀 Quality of life
54
72
🏙️ Population
10M
903K

The cost of living in Changsha is 18% less expensive than in Dammam. Cities ranked 5988th and 5357th ($828 vs $1004) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 3rd in China and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Check China vs Saudi Arabia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Changsha compared to 1.8 months in Dammam. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Dammam ranked 2nd in Saudi Arabia, while ranked 5898th and 1611th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Dammam

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Changsha Dammam
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$5.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$41.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$6.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$1.32
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$3.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.81
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$595
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$265
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$671
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$494
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$57.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$89.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$72
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
4.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$1205
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$1110
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$34.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$23.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$1.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.96
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$1.95
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$7.72
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$7.95
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$12.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$1.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$1.51
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$1.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$1.04
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$1.79
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$2.13
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$1.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$8.03
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$4.78
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$3.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$1.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$2.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$105
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$16
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$30.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$4.83
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$33.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$96
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$295
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$5354

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$708
43 km or 27 mi Ningxiang
$683
43 km or 27 mi Zhuzhou
$820
76 km or 47 mi Yiyang
$739
79 km or 49 mi Liling
$676
107 km or 66 mi Pingxiang
$696
108 km or 67 mi Loudi
$733
131 km or 81 mi Yueyang
$749
140 km or 87 mi Lianyuan
$682
145 km or 90 mi Yichun
$747
149 km or 93 mi Linxiang
$661
150 km or 93 mi Hengyang
$678
157 km or 97 mi Changde
$770
162 km or 101 mi Lengshuijiang
$651
178 km or 111 mi Shishou
$661
182 km or 113 mi Shaoyang
$767
186 km or 116 mi Honghu
$669
192 km or 119 mi Jinshi
$643
197 km or 122 mi Xinyu
$680
198 km or 123 mi Chibi
$657
225 km or 140 mi Xianning
$711
231 km or 144 mi Ji'an
$747
237 km or 147 mi Yongzhou
$751
246 km or 153 mi Xiantao
$638
247 km or 153 mi Jingzhou
$693
249 km or 155 mi Songzi
$669
264 km or 164 mi Zhangjiajie
$690
267 km or 166 mi Chenzhou
$815
285 km or 177 mi Yidu
$653
285 km or 177 mi Hanchuan
$677
287 km or 178 mi Daye
$671
290 km or 180 mi Nanchang
$665
295 km or 183 mi Wuhan
$639
299 km or 186 mi Huangshi
$705
305 km or 189 mi Huaihua
$739
307 km or 191 mi Ezhou
$678
311 km or 193 mi Yingcheng
$662
311 km or 193 mi Huanggang
$763
311 km or 193 mi Wuxue
$664
314 km or 195 mi Dangyang
$661

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Distance City Cost of living
19 km or 12 mi Dhahran
$969
53 km or 33 mi Isa Town
$1152
54 km or 33 mi Manama
$1307
56 km or 35 mi Qatif
$889
57 km or 35 mi Riffa
$1002
76 km or 47 mi Jubail
$861
119 km or 74 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
163 km or 101 mi Al Khor
$1755
191 km or 119 mi Doha
$1894
291 km or 181 mi Bushehr
$694
325 km or 202 mi Al Wafrah
$954
334 km or 207 mi Borazjan
$657
385 km or 239 mi Kazerun
$656
388 km or 241 mi Kuwait City
$1313
394 km or 245 mi Riyadh
$1132
411 km or 256 mi Jahrom
$660
425 km or 264 mi Al-Faw
$588
427 km or 265 mi Shiraz
$724
447 km or 278 mi Fasa
$939
453 km or 282 mi Umm Qasr
$588
463 km or 288 mi Behbahan
$660
465 km or 289 mi Marvdasht
$659
467 km or 290 mi Bandar-e Mahshahr
$661
468 km or 291 mi Abadan
$630
473 km or 294 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
481 km or 299 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
483 km or 300 mi Khorramshahr
$657
492 km or 306 mi Yasuj
$611
498 km or 310 mi Az Zubayr
$601
503 km or 313 mi Basra
$823
537 km or 334 mi Dubai
$1899
543 km or 337 mi Sharjah
$1360
550 km or 342 mi Ajman
$871
554 km or 344 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
561 km or 349 mi Ahvaz
$490
601 km or 374 mi Izeh
$657
604 km or 376 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
610 km or 379 mi Unaizah
$847
616 km or 383 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
616 km or 383 mi Masjed Soleyman
$623