Chengdu vs Georgetown - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Georgetown
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$833
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$1940
🏠 One person rent
$305
$351
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$565
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$353
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$63
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$375
😷 Air quality
Bad
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
92
25
😀 Quality of life
73
50
🏙️ Population
20.9M
201K

The cost of living in Chengdu is 10% less expensive than in Georgetown. Cities ranked 6241st and 5967th ($752 vs $833) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 3rd in China and Guyana, respectively. Check China vs Guyana comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 0.4 months in Georgetown. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Georgetown ranked 1st in Guyana, while ranked 1437th and 6175th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Georgetown

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Chengdu Georgetown
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$4.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$36.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$6.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$2.05
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$3.56
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$1.13
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$349
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$219
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$673
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$373
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$51
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$77.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$55.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
6.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$3474
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$1265
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$35.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$20.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$2.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$3.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$9.31
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$5.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$6.58
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$5.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$3.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$1.06
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$1.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$1.58
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$2.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$4.73
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$2.57
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$1.95
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$25.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$6.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$20.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$4.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$33.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$75.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$74.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$1374

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38 km or 24 mi Chongzhou
$664
38 km or 24 mi Pengzhou
$668
41 km or 25 mi Guanghan
$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
88 km or 55 mi Linden
$875
93 km or 58 mi New Amsterdam
$835
161 km or 100 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$736
347 km or 216 mi Paramaribo
$675
479 km or 298 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1226
487 km or 302 mi Upata
$679
496 km or 308 mi Tucupita
$679
521 km or 324 mi Boa Vista
$568
524 km or 326 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
532 km or 331 mi San Fernando
$928
547 km or 340 mi Chaguanas
$973
561 km or 349 mi San Juan
$908
565 km or 351 mi Scarborough
$1100
567 km or 353 mi Port of Spain
$1002
612 km or 380 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
637 km or 396 mi Kourou
$1231
643 km or 399 mi Maturin
$980
677 km or 421 mi Cayenne
$1440
704 km or 438 mi St. George's
$1018
704 km or 438 mi Grenville
$1000
706 km or 438 mi Carupano
$691
711 km or 442 mi El Tigre
$702
720 km or 447 mi Bridgetown
$1262
730 km or 454 mi Holetown
$1268
737 km or 458 mi Cantaura
$681
753 km or 468 mi Anaco
$697
775 km or 482 mi Cumana
$707
778 km or 483 mi Porlamar
$589
783 km or 487 mi La Asuncion
$682
785 km or 488 mi Kingstown
$866
792 km or 492 mi Georgetown
$845
805 km or 500 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
808 km or 502 mi Barcelona
$701
812 km or 504 mi Lecheria
$688
830 km or 516 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
837 km or 520 mi Zaraza
$683
861 km or 535 mi Castries
$1031
905 km or 562 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
926 km or 575 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
966 km or 600 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708