Changsha vs Doha - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Doha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$1894
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$4318
🏠 One person rent
$413
$1254
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$2309
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$426
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$82
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$3289
😷 Air quality
Bad
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
94
50
😀 Quality of life
54
80
🏙️ Population
10M
1.19M

The cost of living in Changsha is 56% less expensive than in Doha. Cities ranked 5988th and 1815th ($828 vs $1894) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 1st in China and Qatar, respectively. Check China vs Qatar comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Changsha compared to 1.7 months in Doha. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Doha ranked 1st in Qatar, while ranked 5898th and 333rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Doha

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Changsha Doha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$7.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$53.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$6.87
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$13.2
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$5.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$1521
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$972
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$2861
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$1901
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$82
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$126
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$90.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
3.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$4958
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$4164
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.54
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$44.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$8.03
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$0.6
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$2.02
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$1.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$3.21
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$12.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$7.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$11
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$1.91
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$1.82
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.67
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$1.61
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$2.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$25.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$4.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$5.91
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$12.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$3.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$2.93
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$108
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$49.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$13.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$66.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$98.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$733
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$10335

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Distance City Cost of living
40 km or 25 mi Xiangtan
$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
43 km or 27 mi Al Khor
$1755
135 km or 84 mi Riffa
$1002
138 km or 86 mi Isa Town
$1152
139 km or 87 mi Manama
$1307
175 km or 109 mi Dhahran
$969
188 km or 117 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
191 km or 119 mi Dammam
$1004
236 km or 147 mi Qatif
$889
265 km or 165 mi Jubail
$861
282 km or 175 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
300 km or 187 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
380 km or 236 mi Dubai
$1899
388 km or 241 mi Sharjah
$1360
397 km or 247 mi Ajman
$871
405 km or 252 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
409 km or 254 mi Jahrom
$660
414 km or 257 mi Bushehr
$694
442 km or 275 mi Borazjan
$657
442 km or 275 mi Al Ain
$1448
455 km or 283 mi Fasa
$939
466 km or 289 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
480 km or 298 mi Kazerun
$656
483 km or 300 mi Fujairah
$1095
489 km or 304 mi Shiraz
$724
491 km or 305 mi Riyadh
$1132
515 km or 320 mi Al Wafrah
$954
516 km or 320 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
524 km or 325 mi Marvdasht
$659
573 km or 356 mi Kuwait City
$1313
597 km or 371 mi Yasuj
$611
601 km or 374 mi Al-Faw
$588
602 km or 374 mi Behbahan
$660
617 km or 383 mi Sirjan
$663
628 km or 390 mi Bandar-e Mahshahr
$661
635 km or 394 mi Umm Qasr
$588
644 km or 400 mi Abadan
$630
659 km or 409 mi Khorramshahr
$657
663 km or 412 mi Nizwa
$824
679 km or 422 mi Az Zubayr
$601
683 km or 424 mi Basra
$823