Chengdu vs Manaus - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Manaus
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$828
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$2026
🏠 One person rent
$305
$343
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$603
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$240
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$573
😷 Air quality
Bad
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
92
23
😀 Quality of life
73
44
🏙️ Population
20.9M
2.22M

The cost of living in Chengdu is 9% less expensive than in Manaus. Cities ranked 6241st and 5983rd ($752 vs $828) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 6th in China and Brazil, respectively. Check China vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 0.7 months in Manaus. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Manaus ranked 37th in Brazil, while ranked 1437th and 6616th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Manaus

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Chengdu Manaus
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$4.05
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$22.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$5.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$1.49
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$2.96
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$382
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$225
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$427
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$487
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$72.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$112
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$15
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
9.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$1060
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$858
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$42.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$1.17
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$7.65
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$7.39
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$0.98
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.76
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.26
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$1.69
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$2.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$5.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$2.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.34
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$0.82
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$18.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$5.42
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$63.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$8.04
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$47.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$96.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$145
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$2314

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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 Manaus

Distance City Cost of living
71 km or 44 mi Manacapuru
$554
175 km or 109 mi Itacoatiara
$585
257 km or 160 mi Maues
$555
364 km or 226 mi Coari
$554
368 km or 229 mi Parintins
$554
466 km or 290 mi Itaituba
$553
484 km or 301 mi Oriximina
$554
522 km or 324 mi Tefe
$552
594 km or 369 mi Santarem
$607
662 km or 412 mi Boa Vista
$568
762 km or 474 mi Porto Velho
$653
828 km or 515 mi Ariquemes
$555
867 km or 539 mi Altamira
$555
892 km or 554 mi Ji-Parana
$555
979 km or 608 mi Rolim de Moura
$553
1030 km or 640 mi Linden
$875
1040 km or 646 mi Santana
$555
1054 km or 655 mi Macapa
$492
1059 km or 658 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$736
1071 km or 666 mi Breves
$554
1072 km or 666 mi Vilhena
$554
1076 km or 669 mi New Amsterdam
$835
1094 km or 680 mi Sinop
$557
1108 km or 689 mi Tabatinga
$553
1118 km or 695 mi Georgetown
$833
1133 km or 704 mi Paramaribo
$675
1151 km or 715 mi Tucurui
$556
1151 km or 715 mi Rio Branco
$693
1165 km or 724 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1226
1172 km or 729 mi Cameta
$558
1231 km or 765 mi Kourou
$1231
1235 km or 767 mi Maraba
$624
1236 km or 768 mi Cayenne
$1440
1246 km or 774 mi Abaetetuba
$575
1264 km or 785 mi Upata
$679
1290 km or 801 mi Puerto Ayacucho
$679
1292 km or 803 mi Belem
$689
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
1308 km or 813 mi Ananindeua
$524