Chengdu vs Lisbon - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Lisbon
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$1263
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$2845
🏠 One person rent
$305
$778
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$1290
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$291
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$83.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$1065
😷 Air quality
Bad
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
92
89
😀 Quality of life
73
81
🏙️ Population
20.9M
546K

The cost of living in Chengdu is 40% less expensive than in Lisbon. Cities ranked 6241st and 3287th ($752 vs $1263) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 2nd in China and Portugal, respectively. Check China vs Portugal comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 0.8 months in Lisbon. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Lisbon ranked 2nd in Portugal, while ranked 1437th and 292nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Lisbon

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Chengdu Lisbon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$8.55
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$35.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$7.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$1.99
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$2.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$1.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$884
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$609
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$1538
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$1032
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$80.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$123
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$33.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
2.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$5330
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$2920
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$40.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$9.79
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$2.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$0.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$2.34
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$8.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$5.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$9.57
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.77
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.75
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.05
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.15
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$2.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$4.34
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$1.17
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$5.39
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$4.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$4.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.82
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$2.31
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$32
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$7.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$58
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$11.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$89.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$76.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$414
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$9125

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Distance City Cost of living
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

Cities near Lisbon

Distance City Cost of living
4.1 km or 2.6 mi Almada
$1014
6.9 km or 4.3 mi Amadora
$1050
8.8 km or 5.5 mi Queluz
$1081
9.4 km or 5.8 mi Odivelas
$1049
10 km or 6.3 mi Barreiro
$1112
11 km or 6.7 mi Amora
$1083
12 km or 7.3 mi Seixal
$756
12 km or 7.4 mi Oeiras
$1323
13 km or 8 mi Agualva-Cacem
$942
13 km or 8.1 mi Loures
$960
17 km or 10 mi Montijo
$955
18 km or 11 mi Moita
$945
18 km or 11 mi Algueirao-Mem Martins
$943
21 km or 13 mi Sintra
$990
22 km or 14 mi Cascais
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Mafra
$947
29 km or 18 mi Palmela
$943
30 km or 19 mi Vila Franca de Xira
$752
31 km or 19 mi Sesimbra
$933
32 km or 20 mi Setubal
$1059
39 km or 24 mi Alenquer
$939
42 km or 26 mi Torres Vedras
$1129
42 km or 26 mi Benavente
$941
47 km or 29 mi Azambuja
$939
47 km or 29 mi Salvaterra de Magos
$941
58 km or 36 mi Cartaxo
$937
61 km or 38 mi Lourinha
$939
71 km or 44 mi Santarem
$842
72 km or 45 mi Almeirim
$943
73 km or 45 mi Peniche
$967
77 km or 48 mi Caldas da Rainha
$1004
90 km or 56 mi Santiago do Cacem
$941
94 km or 58 mi Alcobaca
$942
101 km or 63 mi Torres Novas
$939
103 km or 64 mi Porto de Mos
$940
111 km or 69 mi Evora
$937
115 km or 72 mi Ourem
$949
117 km or 72 mi Marinha Grande
$943
118 km or 73 mi Tomar
$946
118 km or 73 mi Abrantes
$961