Changsha vs Lome - Cost of Living Comparison

Changsha Lome
🚶 Cost of living one person
$828
$607
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$1539
🏠 One person rent
$413
$224
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$452
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$278
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$62
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$810
$522
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
94
16
😀 Quality of life
54
40
🏙️ Population
10M
837K

The cost of living in Changsha is 36% more expensive than in Lome. Cities ranked 5988th and 7417th ($828 vs $607) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 22nd and 1st in China and Togo, respectively. Check China vs Togo comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Changsha compared to 0.9 months in Lome. Changsha ranked 31st best city to live in China vs Lome ranked 1st in Togo, while ranked 5898th and 7175th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Changsha vs Lome

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Changsha Lome
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$2.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.7
$20.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.19
$6.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.11
$0.85
 Cappuccino
$3.56
$3.97
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$2.32
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$496
$123
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$334
$78.6
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$552
$387
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$401
$243
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.3
$81.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$126
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.7
$55.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.61%
8.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2269
$1123
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1773
$415
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.78
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.9
$47.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.04
$3.04
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$0.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.69
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.15
$1.63
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$5.63
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.6
$6.58
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$1.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$1.74
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$3.61
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$3.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$2.61
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$3.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$1.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$3.91
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.67
$1.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.1
$1.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.46
$4.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.79
$3.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$1.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$30.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.56
$5.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.9
$18.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.28
$2.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.5
$19.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.9
$26.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$101
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$29093
$4236

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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

Cities near Lome

Distance City Cost of living
99 km or 61 mi Ho
$446
109 km or 68 mi Kpalime
$568
135 km or 84 mi Cotonou
$681
140 km or 87 mi Hohoe
$538
145 km or 90 mi Abomey
$560
147 km or 91 mi Tema
$524
147 km or 91 mi Ashaiman
$485
155 km or 97 mi Atakpame
$568
159 km or 99 mi Porto-Novo
$593
165 km or 102 mi Koforidua
$462
167 km or 104 mi Accra
$671
243 km or 151 mi Lagos
$1417
253 km or 157 mi Save
$559
261 km or 162 mi Abeokuta
$1274
272 km or 169 mi Sotouboua
$567
317 km or 197 mi Sokode
$574
320 km or 199 mi Kumasi
$555
321 km or 200 mi Obuasi
$571
329 km or 204 mi Ibadan
$941
354 km or 220 mi Oyo
$646
357 km or 222 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$536
380 km or 236 mi Kara
$569
398 km or 247 mi Ife
$774
411 km or 256 mi Osogbo
$548
430 km or 267 mi Tamale
$508
452 km or 281 mi Ilorin
$753
456 km or 283 mi Akure
$662
471 km or 293 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
486 km or 302 mi Benin
$924
496 km or 308 mi Owo
$745
505 km or 314 mi Warri
$518
526 km or 327 mi Abengourou
$766
558 km or 347 mi Grand-Bassam
$600
587 km or 365 mi Abidjan
$860
602 km or 374 mi Agboville
$767
615 km or 382 mi Onitsha
$501
626 km or 389 mi Dabou
$761
646 km or 401 mi Awka
$748
647 km or 402 mi Owerri
$1669
658 km or 409 mi Port Harcourt
$854