Chengdu vs Kano - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Kano
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$550
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$1392
🏠 One person rent
$305
$230
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$513
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$184
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$91
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$168
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
92
22
😀 Quality of life
73
17
🏙️ Population
20.9M
3.85M

The cost of living in Chengdu is 37% more expensive than in Kano. Cities ranked 6241st and 7915th ($752 vs $550) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 29th in China and Nigeria, respectively. Check China vs Nigeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 0.3 months in Kano. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Kano ranked 8th in Nigeria, while ranked 1437th and 9047th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Kano

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Chengdu Kano
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$2.64
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$10.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$4.39
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.65
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$2.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$315
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$159
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$850
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$364
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$22.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$35.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$16.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
16.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$1183
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$470
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$19.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$10.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$0.38
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$2.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$0.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$1.41
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$2.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$3.33
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$3.49
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$3.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.08
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$0.95
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.68
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$0.63
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$6.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$2.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$0.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$1.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$2.43
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$0.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$0.55
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$3.82
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$12.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$2.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$30.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$45.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$41.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$471

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$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
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$543
148 km or 92 mi Katsina
$712
202 km or 125 mi Kaduna
$649
202 km or 126 mi Gusau
$754
206 km or 128 mi Zinder
$867
227 km or 141 mi Maradi
$865
233 km or 145 mi Jos
$780
237 km or 147 mi Bauchi
$567
341 km or 212 mi Minna
$669
346 km or 215 mi Abuja
$1305
375 km or 233 mi Sokoto
$638
376 km or 234 mi Damaturu
$725
504 km or 313 mi Maiduguri
$555
553 km or 344 mi Mubi
$729
583 km or 362 mi Ilorin
$753
607 km or 377 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
612 km or 380 mi Garoua
$459
625 km or 388 mi Owo
$745
628 km or 390 mi Enugu
$938
639 km or 397 mi Osogbo
$548
641 km or 399 mi Akure
$662
653 km or 406 mi Maroua
$453
664 km or 413 mi Awka
$748
664 km or 413 mi Ife
$774
676 km or 420 mi Onitsha
$501
683 km or 424 mi Oyo
$646
692 km or 430 mi Bol
$483
698 km or 434 mi Bamenda
$387
708 km or 440 mi Benin
$924
711 km or 442 mi N'Djamena
$525
715 km or 444 mi Niamey
$894
718 km or 446 mi Ibadan
$941
728 km or 452 mi Umuahia
$755
743 km or 461 mi Owerri
$1669
756 km or 470 mi Bafoussam
$488
761 km or 473 mi Ngaoundere
$426
772 km or 480 mi Bongor
$483
776 km or 482 mi Aba
$659
782 km or 486 mi Abeokuta
$1274
782 km or 486 mi Warri
$518