Changsha vs Gothenburg - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Gothenburg
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$1442
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$3145
🏠 One person rent
$413
$743
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$1187
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$427
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$146
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$2915
😷 Air quality
Bad
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
94
46
😀 Quality of life
54
92
🏙️ Population
10M
605K

The cost of living in Changsha is 43% less expensive than in Gothenburg. Cities ranked 5988th and 2868th ($828 vs $1442) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 8th in China and Sweden, respectively. Check China vs Sweden comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Changsha compared to 2 months in Gothenburg. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Gothenburg ranked 2nd in Sweden, while ranked 5898th and 63rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Gothenburg

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Changsha Gothenburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$9.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$49.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$8.51
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$6.14
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$3.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$1.89
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$839
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$582
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$1364
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$952
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$79.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$122
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$30.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
2.56%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$6222
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$3932
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$3.41
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$79.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$18.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.77
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$2.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$2.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$3.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$8.87
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$10.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$15.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$2.76
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2.37
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$3.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.24
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$1.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$1.03
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$2.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$9.94
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$1.77
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$6.38
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$6.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$2.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$1.74
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$1.96
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$30.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$14.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$30.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$23.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$87
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$88.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$124
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$3132

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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
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201