Chengdu vs Mbabane - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Mbabane
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$722
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$1553
🏠 One person rent
$305
$441
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$678
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$164
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$47.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$817
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
27 km
🎓 Higher education
92
14
😀 Quality of life
73
30
🏙️ Population
20.9M
94.9K

The cost of living in Chengdu is 4% more expensive than in Mbabane. Cities ranked 6241st and 6398th ($752 vs $722) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 2nd in China and Eswatini, respectively. Check China vs Eswatini comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 1.1 months in Mbabane. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Mbabane ranked 2nd in Eswatini, while ranked 1437th and 8563rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Mbabane

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Chengdu Mbabane
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$1.13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$12.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$2.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$1.13
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$1.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.88
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$451
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$255
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$664
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$449
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$75
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$115
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$71.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
8.48%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$240
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$205
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$31.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$19.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$0.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$1.43
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$1.14
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$8.22
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$4.74
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$5.11
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.68
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$0.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$0.86
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$1.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$4.71
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$0.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$1.52
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$3.77
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$2.89
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.42
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$1.2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$28.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$3.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$20.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$4.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$47.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$100
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$176
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$3537

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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
27 km or 17 mi Manzini
$733
136 km or 85 mi Matola
$1058
148 km or 92 mi Maputo
$1049
165 km or 103 mi Vryheid
$835
171 km or 106 mi Bethal
$760
179 km or 111 mi Middelburg
$822
271 km or 168 mi Springs
$766
284 km or 176 mi Benoni
$821
287 km or 178 mi Xai-Xai
$1114
301 km or 187 mi Centurion
$734
304 km or 189 mi Pretoria
$835
311 km or 193 mi Sandton
$907
311 km or 193 mi Johannesburg
$935
316 km or 196 mi Randburg
$776
324 km or 201 mi Vereeniging
$728
329 km or 204 mi Soweto
$897
334 km or 207 mi Vanderbijlpark
$852
348 km or 216 mi Brits
$763
370 km or 230 mi Pietermaritzburg
$685
394 km or 245 mi Durban
$827
398 km or 247 mi Butha-Buthe
$579
399 km or 248 mi Rustenburg
$881
406 km or 252 mi Potchefstroom
$639
416 km or 259 mi Kroonstad
$770
451 km or 280 mi Klerksdorp
$629
461 km or 287 mi Teyateyaneng
$579
477 km or 296 mi Welkom
$708
491 km or 305 mi Maseru
$593
546 km or 339 mi Mafeteng
$579
555 km or 345 mi Mmabatho
$762
559 km or 347 mi Gaborone
$668
564 km or 350 mi Lobatse
$615
566 km or 352 mi Mahalapye
$544
576 km or 358 mi Bloemfontein
$696
585 km or 363 mi Palapye
$506
601 km or 374 mi Kanye
$641
608 km or 378 mi Molepolole
$616
628 km or 390 mi Serowe
$527
628 km or 390 mi Mthatha
$760
682 km or 424 mi Francistown
$544