Chengdu vs Freetown - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Freetown
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$739
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$1609
🏠 One person rent
$305
$396
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$633
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$238
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$57.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$1540
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
15 km
🎓 Higher education
92
20
😀 Quality of life
73
41
🏙️ Population
20.9M
951K

The cost of living in Chengdu is 2% more expensive than in Freetown. Cities ranked 6241st and 6297th ($752 vs $739) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 3rd in China and Sierra Leone, respectively. Check China vs Sierra Leone comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 2.1 months in Freetown. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Freetown ranked 1st in Sierra Leone, while ranked 1437th and 7052nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Chengdu Freetown
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$4.21
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$20.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$5.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.89
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$1.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$463
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$161
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$636
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$351
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$93.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$143
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$82.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
12.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$1082
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$1066
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$14
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$9.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$0.77
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$1.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$0.56
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$1.61
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$9.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$5.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$5.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.63
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.04
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$2.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$2.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.86
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$1.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$4.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$0.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$1.26
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$2.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$1.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$1.05
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$53.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$4.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$19
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$2.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$27.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$25.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$88.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$2866

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$664
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$668
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$662
53 km or 33 mi Shifang
$652
55 km or 34 mi Jianyang
$678
56 km or 35 mi Dujiangyan
$664
60 km or 38 mi Deyang
$724
65 km or 40 mi Qionglai
$662
71 km or 44 mi Meishan
$714
77 km or 48 mi Mianzhu
$657
81 km or 50 mi Ziyang
$710
110 km or 68 mi Mianyang
$566
124 km or 77 mi Leshan
$721
127 km or 79 mi Ya'an
$693
127 km or 79 mi Shehong
$672
131 km or 81 mi Emeishan
$652
139 km or 87 mi Jiangyou
$670
145 km or 90 mi Suining
$720
153 km or 95 mi Neijiang
$785
161 km or 100 mi Zigong
$688
188 km or 117 mi Longchang
$663
193 km or 120 mi Nanchong
$677
208 km or 129 mi Langzhong
$668
219 km or 136 mi Yibin
$731
237 km or 148 mi Luzhou
$737
247 km or 153 mi Guang'an
$722
259 km or 161 mi Guangyuan
$710
261 km or 162 mi Huaying
$650
265 km or 165 mi Chongqing
$725
288 km or 179 mi Bazhong
$721
333 km or 207 mi Dazhou
$719
341 km or 212 mi Longnan
$704
353 km or 220 mi Xichang
$675
372 km or 231 mi Zhaotong
$748
388 km or 241 mi Hanzhong
$720
390 km or 243 mi Renhuai
$665
392 km or 244 mi Bijie
$768
408 km or 253 mi Wanyuan
$653
431 km or 268 mi Zunyi
$733
459 km or 285 mi Liupanshui
$703

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Distance City Cost of living
126 km or 78 mi Conakry
$983
137 km or 85 mi Forecariah
$834
174 km or 108 mi Bo
$770
207 km or 128 mi Boffa
$833
235 km or 146 mi Kenema
$763
246 km or 153 mi Mamou
$856
341 km or 212 mi Gueckedou
$862
361 km or 224 mi Monrovia
$525
385 km or 239 mi Kakata
$483
439 km or 273 mi Bafata
$557
456 km or 283 mi Bissau
$631
480 km or 298 mi Kankan
$860
493 km or 306 mi Nzerekore
$867
514 km or 319 mi Sanniquellie
$483
525 km or 326 mi Kolda
$903
527 km or 327 mi Yekepa
$483
564 km or 350 mi Ziguinchor
$916
603 km or 375 mi Greenville
$483
650 km or 404 mi Brikama
$437
660 km or 410 mi Lamin
$358
662 km or 412 mi Banjul
$450
701 km or 436 mi Kaolack
$930
709 km or 441 mi Bougouni
$487
736 km or 457 mi Fatick
$921
736 km or 458 mi Bamako
$549
788 km or 490 mi Koulikoro
$485
807 km or 502 mi Thies
$871
821 km or 510 mi Rufisque
$921
833 km or 518 mi Dakar
$1047
842 km or 523 mi Korhogo
$778
846 km or 526 mi Banamba
$486
846 km or 526 mi Gagnoa
$775
857 km or 532 mi Louga
$921
887 km or 551 mi Sikasso
$495
896 km or 557 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
907 km or 564 mi Bouake
$805
911 km or 566 mi Saint-Louis
$853
917 km or 570 mi Divo
$772
935 km or 581 mi Rosso
$691
940 km or 584 mi Segou
$487